Missouri loses second Big 12 game

The Missouri football team lost its second straight Big 12 Conference game Saturday at Oklahoma State.

With No. 3 Texas up next, the Missouri football team fell to 0-2 in Big 12 Conference play after a 33-17 loss Saturday at Oklahoma State.

Rock Bridge girls tennis wins sectionals

Oklahoma State football fans show support for Dez Bryant

Dez Bryant, Oklahoma State's star wide receiver, was unavailable Saturday night against Missouri following a suspension from the NCAA in early October. Some fans could be seen wearing T-shirts that read "FREE DEZ".

Football Notebook: Oklahoma State fans root for two teams in orange Saturday

Rooting for Texas to beat the rival Sooners was a popular choice in Stillwater Saturday.

Tony Hawk and Twitter bring skate tour to Columbia

Tony Hawk and his Birdhouse skate team held a demonstration Saturday in Cosmopolitan Park. The event was announced solely through clues Hawk leaked using his Twitter account.

Texas A&M too fast for Missouri swimming

The Tigers swam their third meet in as many days Saturday, losing to Texas A&M 171-129.  The team used the busy weekend as a prep for what the Conference meet would be like later in the season. 

Missouri Soccer program achieves 150th win

The Tigers handily defeated Baylor 5-0 on Friday

Missouri still high on Marcus Lucas' list

Liberty senior Marcus Lucas looks to his mother for guidance not only through life, but through his football career and college recruitment.  While Missouri is high on Lucas' list, Tennessee, Stanford, and Oklahoma have also made offers. 

Missouri men's basketball team looks for new identity

With the loss of seniors DeMarre Carroll, Leo Lyons and Matt Lawrence, the basketball team not only lost nearly half of its 81 points a game, but who it was.

DEAR READER: Meet the members of the Readers Board

The Columbia Missourian has formed a Readers Board to help improve the paper through public feedback from the 10 community members.

Without Klein, Missouri volleyball team falls to Nebraska

Junior outside hitter Julianna Klein has been battling sickness for two weeks. She was sidelined for the first time Saturday night and forced to watch her team lose its first home game.

Comeback falls short for Hickman football team

The Hickman football team lost 42-38 to Fort Zumwalt West on Saturday, hurting the Kewpies' chances for a playoff berth.

SLIDESHOW: (U)Matter tackles graffiti for Youth Service Day

The (U)Matter Club members took to the streets of Columbia, wiping out as much graffiti as they could Saturday.

Transfer takes on captain's role for Columbia College volleyball team

Cate Eckhardt, an outsider hitter on the Columbia College women's volleyball team, transferred to the school for her senior season. Although new to the team, she has assumed a leadership position.

House, Senate Democats at odds on health care overhaul

The Democrats' disputes might prove the most grueling test as Congress tries to write a bill fulfilling President Obama's goals.

VIDEO: 6th Annual Hinkson Clean Sweep forced to change location

Although weather conditions changed the location from the Hinkson Clean Sweep to the Flat Branch Tributary, volunteers still came out to clean up debris in Columbia’s streams.

'The Lorax' comes to the Columbia Sustainable Living Fair

The Sustainable Living Fair offered workshops and seminars, and for the kids, Columbia College Elysium Players brought Dr. Seuss' The Lorax to life.

PHOTO GALLERY: Society for Creative Anachronism fight in Peace Park

Members of the Society for Creative Anachronism gathered in Peace Park on Saturday for a scribe seminar and practice fight. SCA members are all volunteers and came to town Saturday from as far as Nebraska.

PHOTO GALLERY: Rockin' the Midwest at the Bluebird Festival

The Bluebird Festival was held in downtown Columbia for the second time this weekend.

Columbia College hosts sustainable living fair

At the Sustainable Living Fair on Saturday at Columbia College, environmentalists of all ages gathered to learn more about sustainable living practices.