Tigers sweep doubleheader against Charlotte

Starter Rob Zastryzny struck out three in six innings of work and Dane Opel went 2-for-3 at the plate, driving in a run and scoring one in the first game of the double-header.

Chelsea Thomas leads Missouri to another doubleheader sweep

Chelsea Thomas threw eight strikeouts and shut out Boise State for the second day in a row as the Tigers won two more games at the DeMarini Invitational. 

Deal with Rams lifts Redskins' quarterback outlook

In a deal that includes three first-round selections, the Redskins get the No. 2 overall spot in next month's NFL draft from the Rams, which Washington is expected to use to take Baylor quarterback Robert Griffin III.

Paul campaigns in Missouri's Republican strongholds

Republican presidential candidate Ron Paul is focusing his campaign efforts in the outer suburbs of St. Louis and southwest Missouri in advance of next week's Missouri caucus.

Missouri corrections system overhaul may net less savings than expected

The Missouri General Assembly passed plans to change the state's probation and parole systems, but financial estimates suggest the savings are not close to the original estimate of $7.7 million.

Missouri junior advances in NCAA Track and Field Championships

Missouri junior Ricky West advances in the 800-meter run in NCAA Track and Field championships after finishing second in his heat and seventh overall on Friday. West will run at 6:30 p.m.  Saturday at the Jackson Indoor Track in Nampa, Idaho.

Missouri prosecutors want to take Kansas City bishop to trial

Bishop Robert Finn of the Diocese of Kansas City-St. Joseph is seeking to get charges from October that he failed to report a priest within his diocese for possession of child pornography dismissed.

Santorum targeting southern Missouri before caucuses

 Rick Santorum easily carried Missouri's non-binding presidential primary last month, when he was the only Republican candidate to campaign before the election. He pledged Saturday to return to Missouri.

Santorum takes Kansas, Romney strong in Wyoming

Rick Santorum won the Kansas caucus and Mitt Romney is leading in delegates in Wyoming as the Republican presidential hopefuls head into an important week of their campaigns.

Missouri won't face Kansas in Big 12 final, gets Baylor instead

The rivalry between Missouri and Kansas in the Big 12 is over, as Baylor advances to the Big 12 championships after beating Kansas on Friday. Missouri will face Baylor at 5:00 p.m. Saturday at the Sprint Center in Kansas City.