Top 10 Sports Stories of the Year: No. 9: Missouri wrestler J'den Cox wins national title as freshman
J'den Cox became the first Missouri freshman wrestler to take the NCAA title with his victory over Ohio State's Nick Heflin.
The Tigers' second-leading receiver had shoulder surgery Wednesday. Senior Gavin Otte and freshman Nate Brown have been tabbed by Missouri coach Gary Pinkel to replace Hunt.
The Braggin' Rights game is Missouri's only remaining historic rivalry, but most of the Tigers' players have yet to experience it.
The defense was the strength of the team in 2014, but it wasn't perfect. The Missourian breaks down the performance of each position group.
Longtime Missouri broadcaster John Kadlec, fondly known as "Mr. Mizzou," died Oct. 29, at the age of 86. His funeral at Columbia's Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church was widely attended.
Junior guards Maddie and Morgan Stock have emerged as two of the Missouri women's basketball team's strongest 3-point shooters.
The redshirt sophomore quarterback had a tumultuous season with a strong finish. With two years of eligibility remaining, he looks to carry the lessons learned.
Hickman High School senior guard Jimmy Whitt scored 21 for the Kewpies, who moved to 7-1 on the season.
Rock Bridge wins 50-41 against Olathe South High School on Thursday.
The Jaguars (3-12) won for the second time in four weeks thanks to a rejuvenated offense that had been mostly stagnant for four-plus games. Playing the Titans (2-13) surely aided the effort.
St. Louis Rams tight end Jared Cook and wide receivers Kenny Britt, Tavon Austin, Stedman Bailey and Chris Givens contributed $10,000 to an Urban League of St. Louis Christmas Party on Friday for residents of Ferguson and north St. Louis County.
Tanner Sutton scored a career-high 23 points for the Cougars, and Chantel Stanciel also reached a career-high with 22 points. Rockers added 14 for Columbia College.
The Kewpies girls basketball team beat Smith-Cotton 58-24 on Thursday.
Right now, the Chiefs are focused solely on the present, and that means trying to squeak into the playoffs. And the production of the last two draft classes will promise to be just as important in that endeavor.
Kansas City announced an $8.5 million, two-year contract Thursday with the former Atlanta right-hander, who missed all of last season and became a free agent when the Braves failed to offer a contract by the Dec. 2 deadline.
Rock Bridge boys basketball fell against Olathe East on Thursday. The score was 68-56.
Lauren Hilldecided Wednesday to give up her playing career after achieving her goal of scoring in a game even as she fights an inoperable brain tumor. The freshman at Mount St. Joseph will continue raising money for cancer research as she spends time with her family.
Columbia College women's basketball coach Jessica Keller announced the signing of Hannah Sutton. Sutton will join the Cougars for the 2015-16 season.
As Qatar employs legions of migrants to build stadiums and other works for the football showcase, widespread labor abuses documented by Amnesty International, Human Rights Watch and other critics have blackened its name and $160 billion preparations.
Missouri junior diver Lauren Reedy finished 13th in the women's 3-meter springboard at the USA Winter National Championships on Thursday in Columbus, Ohio.