Missouri football recap: What we learned from Missouri's victory at Florida

While the game raised many questions about Florida, Missouri leaves Gainesville with a rekindled defense and place near the top of its division. The Tigers moved to 5-2 overall and 2-1 in the Southeastern Conference. 

THE WEEK'S MOST READ STORIES: Controversy surrounds Homecoming blood drive; Rock Bridge football's kicker becomes first female to score

Chick-fil-A is coming to Columbia, a power plant shuts down and Hickman High School celebrates the 100th anniversary of being the Kewpies were also among the week's most-read stories.

Tigers drop Senior Day match to Alabama

The Tigers (10-4-2) and Crimson Tide combined to collect more fouls than shots as Missouri lost 1-0 on Sunday afternoon.

Columbia College men's soccer falls to Lyon College

Lyon College's Guilherme Rossi scored the lone goal one minute into the second half.

Columbia College women's soccer stays undefeated in conference play

The Cougars beat Lyon College 5-0 in Batesville, Arkansas, on Sunday.

SEC is first conference to take 4 of 5 spots atop AP football poll

Mississippi State stayed No. 1 after a weekend off. The Atlantic Coast Conference's Florida State held its ground at No. 2 after beating then-No. 5 Notre Dame 31-27.

Santos' 48-yard field goal lifts Chiefs over Bolts

Cairo Santos kicked a 48-yard field goal with 21 seconds left and the Chiefs beat San Diego 23-20 Sunday, snapping the Chargers' five-game winning streak.

Rams hold off Seahawks 28-26

Stedman Bailey had a 90-yard touchdown on a trick return that fooled the Seahawks into thinking another player was going to catch the punt.

Murphy, defense are all Missouri needs at Florida

Marcus Murphy was a one-man show for the Tigers. He accounted for 224 all-purpose yards in the Tigers' 42-13 stomping of the Gators.

Missouri football greats Phil Snowden, Russ Sloan reunite in Florida

Quarterback Phil Snowden and his favorite pass-catcher Russ Sloan shared some stories before the Tigers kicked off with the Gators in Gainesville. 

Missouri football's defense props up offense against Gators

It was another night where Missouri’s offense struggled, but luckily the defense was there to bail it out. The Tigers had just 119 yards of total offense. Quarterback Maty Mauk threw for just 20 yards. But it didn’t matter.

Missouri football gets back on track with 42-13 win at Florida

The win puts the Tigers (5-2, 2-1 in the Southeastern Conference) back in the thick of the SEC East division race. Florida suffered its third conference loss. 

Rock Bridge's Cunningham becomes first female to score for varsity football team

During Rock Bridge High School's 40-26 loss to Christian Brothers College High School, Sophie Cunningham became the first female ever to score a point for the Bruins varsity football team.

Cardinals fans switch loyalties as Royals head to World Series

Root for the other Missouri team or remain in despair? For Cardinals fans, it's a difficult decision to make.

Stephens College soccer deals with injuries, mid-season struggles

The injury-plagued Stars lost to Lindenwood University-Belleville on Saturday to remain winless in conference play.

Rock Bridge Girls Tennis wraps up individual season

Rock Bridge girl tennis recorded three top-four individual finishes at the state championships. 


Hickman football shut out at Hazelwood Central

An early safety was all the Hawks needed in a 31-0 win over the Kewpies on Saturday.

James Shields trade set scene for Royals in 2014

The moment Alex Gordon knew the Kansas City Royals were serious about winning can be traced to a cold December day when his wife heard they had traded for James Shields.

The franchise had long suffered through a forgettable cast of starting pitchers, from Jay Witasick to Darrell May to Runelvys Hernandez. Hot prospects flamed out. Free agents fizzled. And every year, the Royals languished near the American League Central cellar.

But things changed in December 2012.

College football roundup: No. 4 Baylor shocked by West Virginia

No. 4 Baylor's 41-27 loss to West Virginia highlighted the early college football lineup Saturday. Alabama shut out Texas A&M in a dominant performance in the Southeastern Conference slate.

Missouri women's golf fourth at Mercedes-Benz Collegiate Championship

The Tigers are just three strokes behind third-place South Carolina and seven behind first-place Louisville.