For Dexter Corley Jr., learning to block, shoot and rebound without the luxury of being able to hear is just one of many lifelong hurdles he's managed to leap.
Missouri is a No. 10 seed among 16 teams in the bracket’s East Region. The Tigers will play No. 7 Clemson at about 1:35 p.m. Friday in Buffalo, N.Y.
The process the selection committee uses to pick the field of 65 teams (one of which figures to be Missouri) is a long, complicated task that starts with dinner at a downtown Indianapolis Italian restaurant on Wednesday night of selection week.
Every week, readers of this Web site offer their opinions on the news and the Missourian's coverage of it. This week's hot topics included biases between profile pieces on Gary Kespohl and Karl Skala, a mayoral candidate discussion on downtown cameras, appropriate punishment for the two students involved in the cotton ball incident and the '48 Hours Mystery' special on Joshua Kezer.
Clemson earned its third consecutive NCAA Tournament berth this season, grabbing a spot in the East Region against Missouri. But coach Oliver Purnell hasn't been able to get his team past the first round for the past two years.
A senior on the Missouri School for the Deaf's basketball team talks about his last game and what basketball means to him.
With the 2010 Census forms arriving in households this month, the Columbia/Boone County Complete Count Alliance is encouraging community participation.
The Missouri softball team won 3-1 against Illinois State and 9-1 against Bradley on Sunday in the Children's Hospital Invitational at University Field.
On March 14, 2008, Carl and Merna Sneed's house exploded with them inside, killing him immediately and her two weeks later. What remained of their home was so badly charred, it has been difficult for experts to piece together what caused natural gas to accumulate and ignite in the home.
The U.S. Energy Information Administration released a short-term energy outlook, which outlined that pump prices for upcoming seasons could exceed $3 per gallon during the upcoming spring and summer seasons.
Concert begins at 7 p.m. Doors open at 6 p.m.
March 14 to 21 has been declared by the American Society of News
Editors as "Sunshine Week," a time to shine the spotlight on the rights
of the people to open government and freedom of information.
To capitalize on the emerging e-reader market, news companies must develop a profitable business model.
The council could allocate $20,000 to the Central Missouri Humane Society to work more closely with Animal Control.
The festival will feature Missouri products in the farmer's market with cooking demonstrations and seminars.
Basketball coaches at the Missouri School for the Deaf always encourage their players to put forth their best effort.
The Tigers took two of three from Xavier this weekend, but did not deliver offensively in the series' finale on Sunday.
Justin Fuchs was one of 652 runners that took part in the annual 5K that began and ended in downtown Columbia.
The Humane Society has pushed back the date that it will begin longer hours.