This week, Missouri basketball picked up two wins to help soften the blow felt when football fell to Auburn in a high-scoring SEC Championship game and volleyball was knocked out of the NCAA tournament.
The Chiefs (10-3), who lost two to the Denver Broncos sandwiched around a defeat to the San Diego Chargers, went back to doing what they did so well during their 9-0 start — beat up on a bad team.
No matter how you define state support for higher education — per capita, per income, as a percentage of state budget — Missouri ranks near the bottom in every category.
The passing of Nelson Mandela leaves a waning number of global figures representing freedom and resilience against oppression.
Newly released emails detail a hidden plan for the Kansas City school district and raise questions about how a contract was awarded to a private education reform group tasked with recommending ways of improving the school system.
Braxton Krause, a 9-year-old boy from Farmington, asked friends to bring shoes to donate to the needy instead of buying him presents for his birthday.
Arizona quarterback Carson Palmer completed 27 of 32 passes to snap the Cardinals' eight-game losing streak against NFC West foes.
Blowing snow so obscured the yard markers during games yesterday that television networks superimposed the yard lines and numbers for viewers at home who couldn't see them.
Many leukemia patients involved in an experimental gene therapy treatment study several years ago remain cancer-free today.
The Tigers will play Oklahoma State on Jan. 3 in Dallas.
After losing to Auburn in the Southeastern Conference Championship, Missouri slipped out of the BCS. Instead, it has accepted a bid to play in the Cotton Bowl against Oklahoma State.
Missouri had a chance to validate its season in the SEC Championship Game. Instead, it allowed 677 yards of offense in a 59-42 loss to Auburn on the biggest stage in college football.
Missouri's 3-1 loss to Purdue in the second round of the NCAA tournament Saturday at the Hearnes Center marked an early and unexpected exit.
A team that had dreams of a national championship is now headed out of the BCS — barring a bizarre sequence of events — and to some place a long way from southern California.
The Conservation Department exceeded its budget for the elk restoration project since 2011, according to a state audit. Department officials say the report does not accurately reflect the project's costs.
Hickman basketball beat Moberly 71-28, and Rock Bridge followed up with a 71-61 win over Kirkwood at the annual event.
"Let's go Tigers." It could have been a nonpartisan chant. But the lawn between the Georgia Dome and the Georgia World Congress Center was a sea of blue and orange. Not a Missouri fan in sight.
The victory was Missouri’s 79th consecutive home win against a non-conference opponent. The Tigers are 9-0.
On Friday evening, a 40-passenger bus stalled outside a gas station in Kentucky. The bus service called other companies for help, but none obliged. So driver Bob Bargeon took matters into his own hands.
Missouri students, fans and alumni descended on Atlanta on Saturday to watch the Missouri football team play for the SEC Championship.