Michael Dixon, former MU guard. Photo courtesy of the Bleacher Report

If you haven’t been following the revelation of the incident(s) as they have developed, or even if you have but are still curious, check out these links to see what the Internet has to say.

This post is intended for VoxTalk readers to gather information and follow the story from the beginning as it developed, including the response generated. Let us know in the comments what you think about this case and if we missed any major stories.


MU basketball player Dixon suspended indefinitely, posted Dec. 15, 2011 to Tiger Extra

How social media played a role:

Missouri’s Michael Dixon speaks out about suspension on Twitter, then deletes it, posted Nov. 24, 2012 to NBC Sports

English supports Dixon, who tweets, “I’ve done nothing wrong,” posted Nov. 24, 2012 to Stltoday.com

Note: This Columbia Missourian story from Nov. 27 discusses the woman who responded to Kim English on Twitter.


Police report says MU’s Dixon accused of rape but not charged, posted Nov. 27, 2012 to the Kansas City Star

No charges filed after Dixon accused of rape, posted Nov. 27, 2012 to Tiger Extra

Read police report here. Warning: this might be graphic for some.

Title IX gives universities greater latitude to punish students accused of sexual assault, posted Nov. 26, 2012 to the Columbia Missourian.

MU’s Response:

Alden, Haith respond to questions about Dixon, posted Nov. 30, 2012 to Tiger Extra

Alden too quiet on Dixon, posted Dec. 2, 2012 to Columbia Daily Tribune

National Response:

Strauss: Mizzou’s silence wasn’t golden, posted Dec. 2, 2012 to Stltoday.com

Allegations stir rape debate, posted Dec. 2, 2012 to Columbia Daily Tribune

When will we stop pretending college athletes can’t be rapists?, posted Nov. 30, 2012 to Jezebel


Michael Dixon leaves No. 15 Missouri, posted Nov. 30, 2012 to USA Today

Missouri Tigers Guard Michael Dixon to Transfer Amidst Controversy, posted Dec. 3, 2012 to Rant Sports

Missouri Basketball: No Michael Dixon, no shot at SEC & March Madness Glory, posted Dec. 1, 2012 to the Bleacher Report

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