Michael Sam's game-ending interception assures bowl eligibility for Missouri football.
The Texas Tech Red Raiders are leading the Tigers by 7 points at halftime. Quarterback James Franklin rushed 5 yard for a touchdown, and a field goal was scored before the half ended.
Before the 2:30 p.m. kickoff on Saturday, Tiger fans enjoyed pre-game events such as Tiger Walk and tailgating.
After the final home game of their college careers, seniors on the Missouri football team carried out the tradition of selecting a rock from the M at Memorial Stadium.
Missouri quarterback James Franklin scored four touchdowns and eclipsed the 150-yard mark in both rushing and passing yardage.
The Rock Bridge boys soccer team defeated Lee's Summit West 1-0 in the Class 3 third-place match.
In places such as Columbia, which often has severe weather but rarely tornadoes, it's hard to convince people to take shelter when sirens sound — especially when people are young and feeling immortal, as college students sometimes do.
Carl Edwards won the pole for Sunday's season finale at Homestead-Miami Speedway, where the Sprint Cup Series championship will be decided. Edwards goes into the race with a three-point lead over Tony Stewart, who qualified 15th.
The Occupy Wall Street offshoot, which focuses on chronically impoverished communities, is more about action than protest.
Following Missouri football coach Gary Pinkel's arrest, the overwhelming opinion of fans at Saturday's game was "everyone makes mistakes."
About 400 participants competed at the eighth annual Cross Country Xtreme. The costumed participants made their way through a course full of obstacles and mud.
Installation of red-light cameras has been halted due to a decreased number of violations, which has also led to decreased revenue for the city and Gatso USA, the private company that installed and operates them.
Close to 400 people participated Saturday in Cross Country Xtreme, a 4-plus mile race which has obstacles that include mud pits, mazes and climbing fences and hay bales.
The Democratic State Committee chose Mike Sanders to replace Susan Montee, who will be pursuing the lieutenant governor position in the next election.
According to the proposal made by TAG Events, which has been managing the Boone County Fairgrounds since Oct. 1, the grounds lost $4,311 in October. Plans call for more profitable events for next year.
Agencies suspect that certain stores buy food stamps from customers for less than the stamps are actually worth.
There are five defendants — two of whom remain behind bars — scheduled to go to trial in three different counties sometime in 2012
Missouri lost to No. 9 Texas 25-19, 26-28, 25-9, 25-11 on Saturday night at the Hearnes Center.
The Columbia Fire Department suspects that a burner, which was accidentally left on, caused the fire in the apartment.