Mike Alden

Memorial Stadium

Mizzou Stadium Expansion Is A Go

The move comes as Missouri prepares to enter the Southeastern Conference.

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–06/27/2012

Mizzou Logo

Attention Deep Pocket Tiger Fans

Missouri athletic director Mike Alden says the move to the SEC is going to require a sizable increase in private giving.


Mizzou Arena

Missouri Fan on Team Plane in Federal Drug Probe

Like other Division I programs, Missouri allows major donors to purchase empty seats on team planes when traveling to big events.

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–06/11/2012

University of Missouri Athletic Director Michael Alden leads the crowd in a cheer after it was announced the school has been accepted to participate in the South Eastern Athletic Conference in the year 2012, in Columbia, Missouri on November 6, 2011.  Missouri has been in the Big/Big 12 up to now. Missouri will join 13 other schools in the SEC.    UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Missouri Informs Fans of Changes

Most of the changes are directly connected to the football program, which includes Faurot Field, ticket prices, and the Tigers’ uniforms.


Coach Gary Pinkel of the Missouri Tigers looks on from the sidelines at game against the Texas A&M Aggies at Kyle Field on October 29, 2011 in College Station, Texas. The Missouri Tigers defeated the Texas A&M Aggies 38-31. (Photo by Sarah Glenn/Getty Images)

Sports Open Line: Pinkel’s Punishment

Listen to Mike Alden break down the suspension plus additional penalities for Gary Pinkel. Kevin Wheeler gives his take on the situation that quickly happened in Columbia.


Missouri Tigers head coach Gary Pinkel leads his team on to the field for a game against the Iowa State Cyclones at Faurot Field in Columbia, Missouri on October 15, 2011. UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Pinkel Suspended One Week

Gary Pinkel, the coach for Mizzou since 2001, will be back for the game against Kansas plus the bowl game is Mizzou qualifies.


University of Missouri Chancellor Dr. Brady Deaton announces to a crowd of supporters that the school has accepted a bid to join the South Eastern Athletic Conference  during an announcement at the Student Center in Columbia, Missouri on November 6, 2011.  Missouri will leave the Big 12 to join the 78 year old conference.  UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Mizzou Officially Joins SEC

Listen to the entire official announcement that was made at the Mizzou Student Center on Sunday. Speakers included Brady Deaton, Mike Alden, Bernie Machen, and Mike Slive.


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Alden, Mizzou Back Haith

Asked if he supports Haith, Alden replied, “We support the NCAA process.”


Frank Haith speaks to reporters after being introduced as the 17th head men's basketball coach at the University of Missouri in Columbia, Missouri on April 5, 2011.  Haith comes to Missouri after spending seven seasons at the University of Miami as their head basketball coach. UPI/University of Missouri

Missouri Boosts Buyout Penalty In Haith Contract

“We want to make sure we’re surrounding ourselves with people who want to be at Mizzou,” said athletic director Mike Alden.


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Mizzou To Introduce Haith Today

Known for his recruiting prowess in the Big 12 region from his time at Texas and Texas A&M, Haith brings a complete package to Missouri Basketball.





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