2022 Missouri Tigers football
Mizzou Athletics wordmark.svg
ConferenceSoutheastern Conference
DivisionEastern Division
Record1–1 (0–0 SEC)
Head coach
Defensive coordinatorBlake Baker (1st season)
Home stadiumFaurot Field
(capacity: 62,621)
Seasons
← 2021
2023 →
2022 Southeastern Conference football standings
Conf Overall
Team   W   L     W   L  
East Division
No. 9 Kentucky   1 0     2 0  
No. 1 Georgia   0 0     2 0  
No. 15 Tennessee   0 0     2 0  
Vanderbilt   0 0     2 1  
Missouri   0 0     1 1  
No. 18 Florida   0 1     1 1  
South Carolina   0 1     1 1  
West Division
No. 10 Arkansas   1 0     2 0  
No. 2 Alabama   0 0     2 0  
Auburn   0 0     2 0  
Mississippi State   0 0     2 0  
No. 20 Ole Miss   0 0     2 0  
LSU   0 0     1 1  
No. 24 Texas A&M   0 0     1 1  
Championship: December 3, 2022
As of September 13, 2022; Rankings from AP Poll

The 2022 Missouri Tigers football team will represent the University of Missouri in the 2022 NCAA Division I FBS football season. The Tigers will play their home games at Faurot Field in Columbia, Missouri, and compete in the Eastern Division of the Southeastern Conference (SEC). They will be led by third-year head coach Eliah Drinkwitz.

Offseason

Recruiting

The Tigers signed the #15 ranked recruiting class (according to Rivals) prior to the 2022 season, headlined by wide receiver Luther Burden III from East St. Louis, Illinois and quarterback Sam Horn from Suwanee, Georgia.[1]

Name Position Hometown High school / college Height Weight Commit date
Luther Burden III[2] Wide Receiver East St. Louis, IL East St. Louis 6'2" 205 lbs. October 19, 2021
Sam Horn[3] Quarterback Suwanee, GA Collins Hill 6'3" 180 lbs. February 28, 2021
DJ Wesolak
Tavorus Jones

Roster

2020 Missouri Tigers football team roster
Players Coaches
Offense
Pos. # Name Class
RB 0 BJ Harris So
WR 1 Tauskie Dove Sr
WR 2 Chance Luper So
WR 3 Luther Burden III Fr
RB 4 Elijah Young Jr
WR 5 Mookie Cooper So
QB 6 Tyler Macon
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 Fr
WR 7 Dominic Lovett So
RB 8 Nathaniel Peat Sr
WR 10 Mekhi Miller Fr
WR 11 Barrett Banister GS
QB 12 Brady Cook So
QB 14 Brett Brown Fr
QB 15 Tommy Lock
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 Fr
QB 16 Jack Abraham GS
RB 17 Taj Butts
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 Fr
WR 18 Demariyon Houston
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 Jr
RB 20 Cody Schrader Sr
QB 21 Sam Horn Fr
RB 22 Tavorus Jones Fr
RB 31 Anthony Favrow Fr
RB 33 Bryce Jackson
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 Fr
RB 35 Michael Cox So
RB 38 Christopher Kreh
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 Fr
TE 40 Damon Johanns
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 Fr
WR 41 Zach Hahn
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 Fr
TE 45 Kibet Chepyator GS
OL 50 Hyrin White GS
OL 51 Zeke Powell GS
OL 53 Dylan Spencer So
OL 54 Luke Griffin Jr
OL 55 Connor Tollison
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 Fr
OL 58 Makyi Lee Jr
OL 61 Richard Taylor Sr
OL 62 Bence Polgar Jr
OL 63 Isaac Zatechka
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 Fr
OL 64 Bobby Lawrence Sr
OL 65 Trenton Sederwall Jr
OL 66 Connor Wood GS
OL 67 Xavier Machado Fr
OL 68 Jack McGarry Fr
OL 69 Drake Heismeyer So
OL 70 EJ Ndoma-Ogar So
OL 71 Valen Erickson Fr
OL 72 Xavier Delgado Sr
OL 73 Tristan Wilson Fr
OL 75 Mitchell Walters So
OL 76 Javon Foster Sr
OL 79 Armand Membou Fr
TE 80 Tyler Stephens Jr
TE 81 Shawn Hendershot So
WR 82 Logan Kuckey
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 Fr
TE 84 Ryan Hoestkamp
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 Fr
TE 87 Gavin McKay
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 Fr
TE 88 Max Whisner Fr
WR 89 Micah Manning
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 So
Defense
Pos. # Name Class
DL 0 Jayden Jernigan Sr
DB 1 Jaylon Carlies Jr
DB 2 Ennis Rakestraw Jr. So
DB 3 Martez Manuel Sr
DB 4 Jalani Williams Jr
DL 5 Tyrone Hopper GS
DL 6 Darius Robinson Sr
DL 7 DJ Coleman GS
LB 8 Ty'Ron Hopper Jr
DL 9 Isaiah McGuire Sr
LB 10 Dameon Wilson
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 Fr
LB 11 Devin Nicholson Sr
DB 12 DJ Jackson So
DB 13 Daylan Carnell
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 Fr
DB 14 Kris Abrams-Draine Jr
DL 15 Johnny Walker Jr. So
DL 16 Travion Ford
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 Fr
DB 17 Tyler Hibbler
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 Fr
DL 18 Trajan Jeffcoat Sr
DB 19 Dreyden Norwood
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 Fr
DB 20 LJ Hewitt So
DB 21 Tyler Jones So
LB 22 Will Norris So
DB 24 Marcus Scott II Fr
DB 25 Ja'Marion Wayne Fr
LB 26 Xavier Simmons Fr
DB 28 Joseph Charleston Jr
DB 29 Justin Efebera
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 Jr
LB 30 Chuck Hicks Sr
LB 31 Zach Lovett
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 Fr
DL 32 Ky Montgomery
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 Fr
LB 33 Chad Bailey Sr
DB 34 Davion Sistrunk
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 Fr
DB 35 Jarrin McKeithen Sr
DB 36 Devyn Butler
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 Jr
DB 39 Caimin Hayes So
LB 41 Carmycah Glass Fr
DB 43 Boyton Cheney Fr
DB 43 Isaac Thompson Fr
DL 45 DJ Wesolak Fr
LB 52 Vic Garrido Fr
DL 55 Arden Walker
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 Fr
LB 56 Nate Norris Fr
DL 81 Jack Meyer
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 Fr
DL 88 Jason Skivers
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 Fr
DL 90 Josh Landry
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 Sr
DL 91 Ian Mathews
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 Fr
DL 92 Kristian Williams
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 Jr
DL 93 Andrew Serrano So
DL 94 Marquis Gracial Fr
DL 97 Daniel Robledo Jr
DL 95 Jalen Marshall Fr
DL 99 Realus George Jr. Sr
Special teams
Pos. # Name Class
LS 47 Daniel Hawthorne Jr
LS 49 Jake Hoffman Sr
K 90 Sean Koetting GS
K 92 Harrison Mevis Jr
K 93 Luke Bauer So
K 96 Nick Quadrini Fr
P 97 Jack Stonehouse
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 Fr
Head coach
Coordinators/assistant coaches
  • Marcus JohnsonAssociate Head Coach/Run game coordinator/Offensive Line
  • Blake BakerDefensive Coordinator/Safeties
  • D. J. SmithCo-defensive coordintor/Linebackers/Recruiting coordinator
  • Erik Link – Special Teams Coordinator/Tight ends
  • Al Davis – Interior-Defensive Line
  • Bush HamdanQuarterbacks
  • Curtis LuperRunning Backs
  • Jacob Peeler – Wide receivers
  • Kevin Peoples – Edge-Defensive line
  • Al Pogue – Cornerbacks

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • (S) Suspended
  • (I) Ineligible
  • Injured
    Injured
  • Redshirt
    Redshirt

Roster
Last update: August 26, 2022

Regular season

Schedule

Missouri and the SEC announced the 2022 football schedule on September 21, 2021.[4][5]

DateTimeOpponentSiteTVResultAttendance
September 17:00 p.m.Louisiana Tech*ESPNUW 52–2447,653
September 1011:00 a.m.at Kansas State*ESPN2L 12–4051,806
September 1711:00 a.m.Abilene Christian*
  • Faurot Field
  • Columbia, MO
SECN+/ESPN+
September 2411:00 a.m.at AuburnESPN
October 1Georgia
  • Faurot Field
  • Columbia, MO
October 8at Florida
October 22Vanderbiltdagger
  • Faurot Field
  • Columbia, MO
October 29at South Carolina
November 5Kentucky
  • Faurot Field
  • Columbia, MO
November 12at Tennessee
November 19New Mexico State*
  • Faurot Field
  • Columbia, MO
November 252:30 p.m.Arkansas
CBS

Game summaries

Week One: vs. Louisiana Tech Bulldogs

Uniform Combination
Helmet Jersey Pants
Game One – Louisiana Tech Bulldogs vs Missouri Tigers
1 2 34Total
Bulldogs 3 7 01424
Tigers 0 24 141452

at Faurot FieldColumbia, Missouri

  • Date: Thursday, September 1, 2022
  • Game time: 7:00 p.m. CDT
  • Game weather: Sunny • Temperature: 87 °F (31 °C)
  • Game attendance: 47,653
  • Referee: David Smith
  • TV announcers (ESPNU): Mike Monaco (play-by-play), Dave Steckel (analyst)
  • Pregame line: Missouri by 20.5 • FPI odds to win: Missouri 62.5%

Week Two: @ Kansas State Wildcats

Uniform Combination
Helmet Jersey Pants
Game Two – Kansas State Wildcats vs Missouri Tigers
1 2 34Total
Tigers 3 0 3612
Wildcats 7 13 61440

at Bill Snyder Family StadiumManhattan, Kansas

  • Date: Saturday, September 9, 2022
  • Game time: 11:15 a.m. CDT
  • Game weather: Rainy • Temperature: 65 °F (18 °C)
  • Game attendance: 51,806
  • Referee: James Carter
  • TV announcers (ESPN2): Mike Monaco (play-by-play), Dave Steckel (analyst)
  • Pregame line: Kansas State by 7.5 • FPI odds to win: Kansas State 60.2%

Standings

Pos Team Pld W L PF PA PD PCT
1 Kentucky 1 1 0 26 16 +10 1.000
2 Georgia 0 0 0 0 0 0
3 Tennessee 0 0 0 0 0 0
4 Vanderbilt 0 0 0 0 0 0
5 Missouri 0 0 0 0 0 0
6 Florida 1 0 1 16 26 −10 .000
7 South Carolina 1 0 1 30 44 −14 .000
First match(es) will be played on September 17, 2022. Source: SEC

Staff

Name Position Seasons at
Missouri
Alma Mater
Eliah Drinkwitz Head Coach 3 Arkansas Tech (2004)
Al Pogue Defensive Backs 1 Alabama State (1996)
Blake Baker Defensive Coordinator/Safeties 1 Tulane (2004)
Erik Link Special Teams Coordinator/Tight Ends 3 Drake (2003)
Al Davis Defensive Line (Interior) 2 Arkansas (2012)
Bush Hamdan Quarterbacks 3 Boise State (2008)
Jacob Peeler Wide Receivers 1 Louisiana Tech (2007)
Aaaron Fletcher Secondary 2 Texas A&M (1999)
Marcus Johnson Offensive Line/Run Game Coordinator/Assistant Head Coach 3 Ole Miss (2004)
Curtis Luper Running Backs 3 Stephen F. Austin (1996)
Kevin Peoples Defensive Line (Edge) 1 Carroll College (1992)
D. J. Smith Co-Defensive Coordinator/Linebackers/Recruiting Coordinator 3 Appalachian State (2010)
Andy Lutz Director of Football Operations 3 Pacific (1991)
Zac Woodfin Director of Athletic Performance 3 UAB (2004)

References

  1. ^ "2022 Team Rankings". n.rivals.com. Retrieved 2022-05-27.
  2. ^ "Luther Burden, 2022 Wide Receiver - Rivals.com". n.rivals.com. Retrieved 2022-05-27.
  3. ^ "Sam Horn, 2022 Pro-style quarterback - Rivals.com". n.rivals.com. Retrieved 2022-05-27.
  4. ^ Eric Blum (September 22, 2021). "Challenging start to SEC play highlights Mizzou football's 2022 schedule". Columbia Daily Tribune. Retrieved December 7, 2021.
  5. ^ Gregg Palermo (September 21, 2021). "SEC announces 2022 Missouri Football schedule". KTVI. Retrieved December 7, 2021.