Missouri changes ISU dateMissouri’s football game against Iowa State has been switched to Nov. 27.
The game, originally scheduled for Nov. 13 in Ames, was moved to accommodate the Big 12 Conference’s television package. The game will be at noon on ABC or 2:30 p.m. on Fox Sports Net.
Christian Cantwell, a former Missouri shot putter who is an undergraduate assistant, is the No. 1 shot putter in the world. The International Association of Athletics Federations announced Monday the official world rankings in each of the world’s track and field events.
Cantwell, from Eldon, moved from fourth to first after winning the IAAF World Indoor title Sunday in Budapest, Hungary. Cantwell’s throw was 70 feet, 6 1/4 inches.
Also, Ashley Patten, Jennifer Bennett and Conrad Woolsey will compete in the 2004 NCAA Indoor Track and Field Championships on Friday and Saturday in Fayetteville, Ark.
Patten, a sophomore, will run the 800 meters, she ranks 10th. Bennett, a senior, will pole vault. Woolsey, a junior transfer, is a shot putter.
Alisha Robinson, a junior, earned Big 12 Conference Gymnast of the Week honors. Robinson scored a 39.650 to beat six all-around competitors and win the Mizzou Invitational on Saturday and tie her Missouri record.
It was the second time Robinson scored 9.9 in three events this season. During the meet, she scored a 9.925 on the vault and the balance beam and a 9.950 on her floor exercise. She tied for third with a 9.850 on the uneven bars.