Cerebral Missouri diver Clark Thomas searches for success

Missouri diving team members practice with dives and dry land drills Tuesday at the MU Student Recreation Center. The divers worked out kinks in their form before their first meet at home this Friday.

After a breakout sophomore season, Thomas returns for his third year physically and — more importantly — mentally stronger.

Royals beat A's 9-8 in 12 in AL wild-card thriller

Salvador Perez singled down the left-field line with two outs in the 12th inning, allowing Christian Colon to score from second base and giving the long-suffering Royals a 9-8 victory over the Oakland Athletics in a wild American League wild-card game Tuesday night.

Missouri men's basketball coach uses rapport to his advantage

Missouri basketball is constantly building relationships within the program. Kim Anderson thinks he's an easy guy to get along with, and the players agree.

New gym speeds up kickboxing workouts in circuit training

Jason McClary opened a franchise of 9 Round Fitness and Kickboxing in southeast Columbia.

Missouri football's Bud Sasser off to hot start

In the season's first five games, Missouri's senior wide receiver has shown what he knew in three seasons of reserve roles: He can be the passing game's go-to option.


Missouri volleyball snaps winning streak with Ole Miss match

The defeat snaps Missouri volleyball's 20-match winning streak in the Southeastern Conference.

Michael Wacha in bullpen to start NL Division Series

Manager Mike Matheny said he'll go with Adam Wainwright, Lance Lynn, John Lackey and Shelby Miller the first four games against the Dodgers. The best-of-five series starts Friday in Los Angeles.

Chiefs' Donald Stephenson returns from 4-game suspension

Ryan Harris remains the starter on the right side, and coach Andy Reid said Stephenson will have to work his way back into the starting lineup.

Rams pick Austin Davis as starting QB for season

Coach Jeff Fisher announced Wednesday that Davis will be behind center for the rest of the season. Previously, Fisher insisted that Shaun Hill would return as starter as soon as he was completely healed from the quad injury.

UPDATE: Battle's boys soccer team shows improvement, still falls short of victory

The Muriel Williams Battle High School boys soccer team lost 3-0 to Jefferson City High School Tuesday night. The game was a chance for Battle to test itself against one of its district opponents.

Columbia College sophomore leads all women in Cougar Classic golf tournament

The Columbia College women's and men's golf teams played in the Cougars' home tournament Tuesday at the Columbia Country Club. The women's team finished second, and the men's team finished third.

Missouri dismisses guard Cameron Biedscheid from men's basketball team

Cameron Biedscheid, a St. Louis native, never played a game for Missouri.

Columbia College volleyball retains No. 7 ranking

The Cougars are 20-2 this season and 4-0 in conference play.

Columbia College men's soccer falls to Lindenwood

The Cougars suffered their first conference defeat this season in a shutout loss.

Christian Fellowship soccer defeats Sunnydale

The Knights remained undefeated after the 3-2 victory.

Cardinals haven't had no-hitter since 1983

There hasn't been a no-hitter at Busch Stadium, old or new, home team or visitor, since 1983 when Bob Forsch notched his second no-no.

After 12 years, Tolton coach almost finished with tiger sculpture

Lonnie Tapia, a soccer coach and art teacher at Tolton High School, is almost finished with a sculpture he began when a red maple tree fell in his yard over a decade ago.


Columbia women's soccer remains unbeaten in conference

The Cougars won 4-1 over Lindenwood-Belleville on Tuesday.

Missouri women's golf wins Johnie Imes Invitational

The Tigers combine to shoot 18-under par in the Johnie Imes Invitational on Tuesday.

Stephens College volleyball beats Harris-Stowe State on the road

The Stars improved to 7-7 this season after beating Harris-Stowe State in four sets.