Missouri football coach Gary Pinkel knows the feeling of claiming an upset victory as Toledo's former coach. On Saturday, now as the opposing team'scoach, he'll hope to avoid being on the receiving end of one.
The Columbia College volleyball team overcame a sloppy first two sets to defeat Evangel University and continue their best start since 2009.
ESPN and NFL Network reported former Missouri defensive lineman Michael Sam is headed to the Dallas Cowboys, but a team spokeswoman said they "don't know anything about that."
The Hickman boys soccer team posted a 2-1 win over Jefferson City for its first home victory of the season. The Kewpies moved to 3-2 and have a winning record for the first time this season.
After several years of playing their home games at Antimi Sports Complex, the Hickman High School softball team will now play home games at Hickman on new artificial turf, while sharing the field with the Hickman baseball team.
The Tigers were previously ranked No. 24 in the preseason Associated Press poll. Other Southeastern Conference teams are ranked higher than Missouri.
Adam Wainwright matched his career best with three RBIs, an unexpected boost that helped carry the St. Louis Cardinals to a 6-4 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Tuesday night.
Jarrod Dyson stole second, then third, to get into position for a go-ahead single by Salvador Perez in a 2-1 victory for the Kansas City Royals over the Texas Rangers. The win kept Kansas City atop the American League Central by a half-game over Detroit.
The Bruins are 6-0 after defeating the Lancers in singles and doubles.
The Spartans lose in straight sets to the Lebanon Yellowjackets.
Gael Monfils took a step closer Tuesday to his first Grand Slam final at the U.S. Open during a surprisingly matter-of-fact 7-5, 7-6 (6), 7-5 victory in the fourth round over No. 7-seeded Grigor Dimitrov, a man considered one of the sport's up-and-comers.
The Gamecocks gave up 680 yards of offense, the most ever, and turned first-time Texas A&M quarterback starter Kenny Hill into that program's next star as he passed for 511 yards and three touchdowns. Now, they're hoping to rebound against East Carolina.
U.S. captain Tom Watson went with experience and a gut feeling Tuesday night when he filled out his Ryder Cup team with Keegan Bradley, Hunter Mahan and Webb Simpson.
Wes Welker told the Denver Post in an email that he was "as shocked as everyone at today's news." He noted he's meticulous about what he puts in his body and would "never knowingly take a substance to gain a competitive advantage in any way."
Anthony Davis had 21 points and nine rebounds, Kenneth Faried added 15 and 11 boards and the U.S. remained unbeaten at the Basketball World Cup by beating winless New Zealand 98-71 on Tuesday.
James Harden scored 13 points for the Americans, who will play two more games in Bilbao before moving on to Barcelonafor the round of 16.
The NFL suspended Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay for the first six games of the season and fined him $500,000 for violating its personal conduct policy.
Atsushi Kato completed the Heart of America marathon in Columbia on Labor Day morning, finishing his 155th race.
NFL opportunities are dwindling for Michael Sam, the first openly gay player drafted into the league.
Runners took off from the starting line near the Hearnes Center at 7 a.m., an hour behind schedule because of the weather. The 26.2-mile course took runners from downtown to the Missouri River and back.
Danny Grant and Chuck Link tailgated Saturday for the first time in their new spot: Lot I. They'll tell you that some longtime tailgaters grumbled about having to change locations, but Grant and Link see the change of scenery as a chance to make new friends.