Missouri head football coach Gary Pinkel's new contract will boost his guaranteed earnings to $3.1 million a year through 2020. Assistant coaches also received raises.
Isaiah Wilson had planned to play basketball at Hickman. But when his father took an assistant coach position at Tolton, his plans changed. Both father and son are happy about the new arrangement.
Missouri can finish as high as No. 4 and as low as No. 9 in seeding for the Southeastern Conference tournament. Here is a breakdown of the possible scenarios for teams as they enter their final games.
After rain forced the Tigers to leave their series with the Aggies at a 1-1 tie last season, Missouri hopes to take the series to start SEC play this season.
Four Columbia-area basketball players used to compete against one another. Now, they play as together on Columbia College's women's basketball team and laugh about their rival days.
Without freshman Anna Bowers, the Tigers could find themselves in a tough spot at No. 11 Auburn on Friday.
Missouri outside hitter Carly Kan was selected for a collegiate USA Volleyball roster of 12 that will tour China in June.
The Tigers spent the entire second half of Senior Night clawing back from an 11-point deficit, eventually taking their first lead with 7.3 seconds left.
Freshmen Wes Clark, Torren Jones and Johnathan Williams III gave Missouri a much-needed boost in the Tigers' edgy 57-56 victory.
Sophomore forward Janairrika Bland led the Cougars with 18 points in Columbia College's 90-43 win over Hannibal-LaGrange on Wednesday.
Fr. Tolton Catholic Regional High School beat Linn High School in their sectional playoff game, 69-49, behind Michael Porter Jr.'s 29 points. Tolton is just two wins away from making it to the state championship game in Mizzou Arena.
The Missouri women's basketball team had offensive outbursts in each half, but the Tigers could not hold on to capture their first SEC tournament victory on Wednesday against Mississippi State.
MU freshman James Bohnett practices wheelchair basketball every weekday morning at the MU Student Recreation Complex.
Stephens College drops both games of its doubleheader against Lindenwood-Belleville on Wednesday.
About 700 athletes from around the world gather in Sochi for the 2014 Winter Paralympics.
Kearsten Peoples, Jill Rushin and Markesh Woodson will make the trip to Albuquerque, N.M., next weekend to compete against the nation's best.
The Cardinals' right-hander gave up a leadoff home run in his spring training debut Wednesday, then retired eight in a row to help beat Boston 8-6. The game was a relaxed rematch of last year's World Series, won by the Red Sox.
The NCAA football rules committee tabled a proposal Wednesday that would have penalized offenses for snapping the ball before 10 seconds had run off the 40-second play clock. After a conference call, the committee decided Thursday not to send the so-called 10-second rule to the playing rules oversight panel for approval.
A witness at the double-amputee runner's murder trial on Wednesday told the courtroom about an encounter that happened a month before the shooting of Pistorious' girlfriend. "'Just say it was you. I don't want any tension around me,'" witness Kevin Lerena remembered Pistorius telling a friend. "'There's too much media hype around me.'"
Royals pitcher James Shields pitched three scoreless innings in the Royals' win over the Arizona Diamondbacks.