Rock Bridge escaped with a 42-41 victory Wednesday in the Class 5 District 10 semifinal. The Bruins advance to play host Hickman in the championship at 7 p.m. Friday.
Harry Statham is in the final week of his 42nd season at McKendree, where he has racked up 959 wins for the Bearcats since his first season in 1966. The mark is the record for coaches at four-year colleges.
The Hickman girls basketball team wins easily at home against Jefferson City, 58-36.
The Missouri women’s basketball team heads to Lincoln determined to break a nine-game losing streak, and will have to avoid another collapse against the Huskers.
Articles from the Bruins boys basketball team's most painful losses hang on junior guard Skylar Tolson's bedroom wall. He says they are something he doesn't want to happen again. "It fuels my fire,” Tolson says.
A total lunar eclipse made sky-watching a spectator sport Wednesday. The next total lunar eclipse will occur in 2010. Adding to the scene were cameo appearances by Saturn and the bright star Regulus on either side of the veiled full moon.
Brandon Gleeson’s experiences as a basketball player have helped him mature as a person.
After missing out on a chance to advance to the U.S. Olympic Team Trials by one spot, MU sophomore Sarah Shire now performs for herself and the Tigers.
Note: This event, scheduled for Thursday night, has been canceled because of poor weather conditions.
An MU professor is working with Eldertech to create fall-sensing flooring technology.
Missouri hasn’t been to the postseason since losing to DePaul in the first round of the NIT in 2005, but college basketball analysts believe the Tigers could end that streak this season.
The building houses the Columbia Chamber of Commerce, the Convention and Visitors Bureau and Regional Economic Development Inc. Since the city occupies half the building, it will pay half of the estimated $550,000 cost.
As the temperature dips, more people use the Activity and Recreation Center, 1701 W. Ash, to get out of the cold and enjoy the heated building.
At issue is a procedure known scientifically as somatic cell nuclear transfer, in which a person’s cell is injected into a human egg, which is then stimulated to grow as if it had been fertilized by a sperm.
A public meeting on Thursday will discuss adding the $120,000 tennis courts to Cosmo-Bethel and adding three solar lights at the Activity and Recreation Center.
Ruckus.com is being offered to MU students in an attempt to stop illegal file sharing of music.
First Presbyterian Church is raising money in memory of its former children’s choir director, Melissa Robinson Guillotte, to purchase drums and rhythm equipment for the children’s choir.
The first round of Democratic caucuses will be Feb. 28 in Boone County. Local party members will gather to select delegates to send to congressional district caucuses to be held in March.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture calls for individual school districts to dispose of the meat, but Missouri officials say they would prefer to handle it.
One recent texting scam targets Boone County National Bank and its holding company Central Bank. The text directs customers to a fraudulent replica of the bank’s official site.