To her coach and teammates, Shakara Jones, a 6-foot-2 freshman forward and the top post presence on the Missouri women’s basketball team, is Shak, pronounced the same as the nickname for dominant NBA center Shaquille O’Neal.
The No. 6 Cougars fell in five game to No. 4 Biola on Thursday night in pool play at the NAIA national tournament at Southwell Complex.
Oklahoma coach Bob Stoops says the Sooners don't want to spoil Missouri's national championship hopes, they want to win the Big 12 championship.
With a win the in the Big 12 championship the Tigers would play in the Bowl Championship Series' National Championship. With a loss, the Tigers could play in one of a variety of bowls.
MU football coach Gary Pinkel and players ask fans to make the game in San Antonio like a home game.
The MU Tigers are No. 1 for the moment, but some other schools have more experience on top.
Fulton is among the leaders in the number of words completed for the National Novel Writing Month.
After struggling her freshman year, Maria Omondi has become one of the leaders of the Columbia College volleyball team.
After more than an hour and a half debate Thursday night, the Planning and Zoning Commission failed to come up with a plan for the North Central Columbia Neighborhood Association urban conservation overlay district to recommend to the City Council.
“It’s like a civil war right now,” commission member Neil Cady said.
MU can now call itself the “University of Missouri” but only for fundraising, recruiting and intercollegiate athletics.
With a month left in 2007, violent crime in Columbia is up 17 percent from last year.
The fundraiser lets attendees see the homes of men’s basketball coach Mike Anderson and three other Columbia families.
Police were acting on a tip about Malcolm D. Redmon, who is wanted in the October shooting on Park Avenue that left two injured. The lockdown lasted about 90 minutes.
When you’re waiting for the big football game, check out these attractions and restaurants.
The upgrades include having a permanently staffed camera room.
Boone County Auditor June Pitchford said during a budget proposal meeting Thursday that the county’s sales tax revenue — the county’s most important source of revenue — has all but flatlined.
The Water and Light Department gave 12 solar panels to the Columbia Area Career Center to teach about alternative energy.
The Columbia College volleyball team swept the University of Mobile (Ala.) in its second match of pool play in the NAIA Volleyball National Championships on Thursday at the Arena of Southwell Complex.
Reporter Steve Sliker looks at various travel options that would get him to the Big 12 Championship game — on a budget.