Elsewhere, three Columbia College teams were named in their respective national polls for this week.
MU men’s basketball’s 18-game conference schedule has been locked in following the Southeastern Conference’s release of its 2020 league schedule on Tuesday.
A perfect weekend at the Dayton Invitational earned Missouri a spot in the AVCA Top 25. The Tigers come in at No. 21 after an impressive sweep of No. 14 Michigan over the weekend.
MU volleyball wrapped up a perfect 3-0 weekend at the Dayton Invitational led by the offensive firepower of Kylie Deberg. The win improves the Tigers to 4-0 overall and they should be looking for their name in the AVCA Top 25 that releases Monday.
The Tigers got down to business — thanks in part to a little motivational encouragement — to win the turnover battle and dominate the Mountaineers 38-7 in their home opener.
Missouri changed up its practice routine on Tuesday to work more on tackling after defensive coordinator Ryan Walters counted 13 missed tackles last week at Wyoming.