The Tigers' wrestling team won its first ever Big 12 Conference championship at Hearnes Center on Saturday. Four Missouri wrestlers won individual titles: Alan Waters (125 pounds), Drake Houdashelt (157), Zach Toal (165) and Mike Larson (184).
Missouri's 81-59 victory at Texas Tech gives this season's Tigers a 27-4 record, the most regular-season wins for a Missouri men's basketball team.
A group was gathered Friday night to remember the life of 18-year-old Priscilla Guzman. More than 50 people, including Guzman's family, attended a candlelight vigil at Capen Park.
As well as winning the team championship, the Tigers had four individual champions. Alan Waters (125 pounds), Drake Houdashelt (157), Zach Toal (165) and Mike Larson (184) each won their first individual conference titles.
Sophomore pitcher Rob Zastryzny gave up three hits and three earned runs over six innings to lead the Tigers to a 15-5 blowout of Ball State.
Nixa's Jalen Norman scored 31 points for the Eagles in their 61-57 overtime victory over Rock Bridge on Saturday in the Class 5 state quarterfinals.
The Missouri men's basketball team beat Texas Tech on Saturday, 81-59. The Tigers end their season at 27-4 overall and 14-4 in the Big 12. The Tigers begin tournament play as the No. 2 seed at 6 p.m. Thursday.
Dan Lindsay, one of the directors of "Undefeated," returns to his alma mater with an Academy Award and an education in filmmaking.
The annual Missouri Deer Classic began Saturday at the Boone County Fairgrounds with a variety of vendors, seminars and a bear that was back by popular demand.
Last month, President Barack Obama released a proposed budget for environmental projects along the Missouri River. Angry Missouri farmers argue the spending focus needs to shift to flood protection.
The Bruins defeated Ozark 57-31 to advance to Thursday's state semifinals at Mizzou Arena.
The True Life Run, which was added as a new tradition at last year's True/False Film Fest, started this morning from Flat Branch Park. The 5K run involved different challenges if desired by the participants.
The True/False Film Fest action party was held Friday night at Tonic.
The 2012 Missouri Deer Classic started Saturday at Boone County Fairgrounds. Attendees participated in rack scoring, an archery tournament and a big buck contest. A popular Kodiak bear, Brody, from the last year's show also came back this year. The show will continue Sunday.
Senior Mary Burke won her fifth all-around title of the season on Saturday.
At least 38 people were killed in five states in the second spate of storms in little more than 48 hours. They scarred the landscape over hundreds of miles, leaving behind a trail of shredded sheet metal, insulation, gutted churches and crunched-up cars.
Redshirt junior Chelsea Thomas threw a perfect game in the opener, and the Missouri softball team earned two run-rule victories Saturday at the Missouri Coaches vs. Cancer Tournament in Kansas City.