The Rock Bridge girls basketball team upset top-seeded Hickman on Thursday night on their way to another district championship. Rock Bridge boys basketball saw their championship hopes sink at the hands of Blue Springs South. For seniors Ryan Kreklow and Eric Kuse, it would be the last game of their high school career.
Missouri has a chance to end the season on a positive note and break one more losing streak Saturday against Mississippi State.
The NCAA says Syracuse lost control of its athletic department and suspended Boeheim for nine games next year and took away three scholarships a year for the next four years. The program must also return revenue it received from making the NCAA tournament in 2011, 2012 and 2013 to the NCAA.
Ventura was battered for four runs in his spring training debut Friday before the Kansas City Royals rallied for a sloppy, time-consuming 11-9 victory over the Cleveland Indians.
Gonzales gave up one hit and one walk. He went 4-2 with a 4.15 ERA in 10 games for the NL Central champions last year, starting five times.
The deal will not become official until Monday, a person familiar with it told The Associated Press on Friday on condition of anonymity because the team had not confirmed the contract.
The Rock Bridge girls basketball team has a shot at a fourth-straight state title.
The Missouri women's basketball team lost its opening SEC tournament game for the third straight year, falling 75-64 to Georgia.
The school is cutting more than its athletics programs at the spring 2015 semester.
Rock Bridge boys basketball ended its season Thursday with a 70-62 loss to Blue Springs South. Senior Ryan Kreklow had 23 points.
Missouri (10-1) is off to its best start since 1985. The pitching staff leads the SEC in eight categories, including ERA (1.22), saves (6) and shutouts (3). Brett Peel leads the team in batting average (.308) and is fourth in the conference in stolen bases.
Some Missouri basketball players have shown improvement, but the record doesn't show it.
The Tigers pulled off a narrow win over Alabama in the first round of the National Intercollegiate Wheelchair Basketball Tournament. Missouri will advance to the semifinals Friday to face reigning champion University of Wisconsin-Whitewater.
+After a rigorous non-conference schedule to open the season, Missouri will travel to South Carolina this weekend for its first conference series of 2015.
Once Columbia withstood an early Benedictine-Springfield run, it ran away with a 82-43 win Thursday night.
The game is April 17 at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York.
Columbia College had four runners compete in Thursday's preliminary rounds at the Indoor Track and Field National Championships. Two Cougars advanced to the final round and will compete for the championship Friday.
Michael Del Zotto and Wayne Simmonds scored third-period goals to rally the Flyers to a 3-1 win over the St. Louis Blues on Thursday night.
Stephens College signed Taylor Limpus, a point guard who surpassed the 1,000-point mark this past season. Limpus was the third student-athlete to sign her letter of intent to the Stars.