Derrick Washington, a former MU football captain and starting tailback, was found guilty of deviate sexual assault. He faces a possible sentence of up to 7 years in prison.
The Big 12 has renewed life, and the Missourian explores what could happen next.
The former Missouri running back was charged with the Class C felony in connection to an incident that occurred on June 19, 2010. He could face up to 7 years in prison.
Holding cell tapes of the Aug. 15 incident show a man who had just been pepper-sprayed during his arrest being violently pushed down and injured by the officer.
On Wednesday, a former roommate of the woman accusing former MU football player Derrick Washington acknowledged under cross-examination that she did not initially tell campus police about Washington's alleged actions.
Missouri's blowout of Western Illinois taught fans little about how the team will fare in conference play.
Missouri's top Senate leader said the bill that would provide tax breaks to businesses developing an air cargo transport hub in St. Louis for a Chinese airline might not make it out of the General Assembly's special session.
Crossover lanes south of Columbia will be replaced with J-turns, which help reduce right-angle and T-bone accidents.
No official word, but indications are that the Big 12 Conference will make some decisions Thursday aimed at keeping the league intact. Check the Missourian Sports Blog.
Although the House has come to a compromise about the business incentive overhaul, the Missouri Senate feels that it has not been heard.
The second phase of MU's plan to make campus smoke-free by 2014 — which allows smoking in parking lots, on the rooftops of parking garages and in 15 designated outdoor areas — was instituted in July.
The festival director for Thumper Entertainment, which organized Roots 'N' Blues 'N' BBQ Festival from Sept. 9-10 said the event "felt really good," but official attendance and profit numbers have not been released yet.
PHOTO GALLERY: Family Fun Fest appeals to children and their parents with dance, music and art activities
Face painting, a bounce house and a performance by the Missouri Contemporary Ballet were some of the highlights from the Family Fun Fest on Wednesday night.
Former Missouri standout Blaine Gabbert was named the starting quarterback for the Jacksonville Jaguars' road game Sunday against the Carolina Panthers.
Two men robbed a Break Time convenience store early Wednesday morning, fired a gun into the shelves and took money and cigarettes.
The Mid Missouri Lacrosse League and Columbia Parks and Recreation will offer free lacrosse clinic for children of grade 3-8 on Wednesday next to the Columbia Activity and Recreation Center.
For the first time, live performance by a local musician, Lisa Rose, will be presented on the Columbia Star Dinner Train on Sept. 30.
Teachers will grade tests and discuss recent program changes at the school.
A new season brings twice as many runners, including many competitive freshmen.
Bill Roedy, longtime head of MTV's international operations, shared his tips for business success with students at Westminster College on Wednesday.