Missouri Tigers Athens Tickets
The University of Missouri has not had too much luck when it comes to the sports department and has only won a total of two national titles to date. The Missouri Tigers have however been awarded two national championships in football that they don't officially recognize. That is a testament to the great work done by the football squad and what they have achieved despite facing quiet a few hurdles over the years. Regardless, they have managed to win a total of fifteen conference championships and five division titles. They are now about to take on the Georgia Bulldogs in a game of epic proportions. If you want to be a part of this fascinating encounter, then get your Missouri Tigers Athens tickets and watch the action live at the Sanford Stadium.
The Missouri Tigers are not the most successful athletics department in the country, but in some sports they can be unbeatable. One example is their football team, that has been one of the most consistent performers over the years and has won more major titles than any other sports team at the university.
Taking the First Step
The Tigers nickname was derived from the heroic armed guards who protected Columbia during the Civil War in 1864 and were called the “Fighting Tigers of Columbia.” Only few years later, the Tiger football team played its first game in history in 1890 and started its tenure on a positive note, posting winning seasons in the first two years.
They posted their first losing season in 1892, but followed that up by winning their first title, a conference championship, the following year. They would repeat the feat for three consecutive seasons to confirmed their place among the best of the best.
The Tigers Roar
The Tigers have usually always managed to win titles every few years. They have won a total of fifteen conference championships, five division titles and two National Championships that have not officially been recognized by the university. Not only that, but they have also produced fourteen Consensus All-Americans and have headlined thirty one postseason bowl games.
This historic football side is all set to square off against the Bulldogs now. Get your Missouri Tigers Athens tickets and enjoy all the action, live at the Sanford Stadium.