Rock Bridge girls triumph over Hickman, Rock Bridge boys fall at district championships

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 baseball falls to Milwaukee in home opener 7-4

Missouri men's basketball hopes to cure its road woes

Missouri has a chance to end the season on a positive note and break one more losing streak Saturday against Mississippi State.

NCAA suspends coach Jim Boeheim for Syracuse violations, strips 12 scholarships

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 shaky as Royals rally for 11-9 win over Indians

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 impresses in Cardinals' victory over Astros

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.

Source: Chiefs sign linebacker Josh Mauga to 3-year contract

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.

Hickman girls basketball sees Rock Bridge claim district championship again

The Rock Bridge girls basketball team has a shot at a fourth-straight state title.

Missouri women's basketball falls to Georgia in SEC tournament

The Missouri women's basketball team lost its opening SEC tournament game for the third straight year, falling 75-64 to Georgia.

Loss to Columbia marks end of program for Benedictine-Springfield

The school is cutting more than its athletics programs at the spring 2015 semester.

Ryan Kreklow's career as Bruin ends with district championship loss

Rock Bridge boys basketball ended its season Thursday with a 70-62 loss to Blue Springs South. Senior Ryan Kreklow had 23 points.

Brett Peel embodies Missouri baseball's hot start

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.

Missouri basketball frustrated at results despite individual improvements

Some Missouri basketball players have shown improvement, but the record doesn't show it.

Missouri wheelchair basketball team advances to semifinals

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.

Missouri softball begins SEC play against South Carolina

+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.

Solid defense leads to solid offense for Columbia College in win over Benedictine-Springfield

Once Columbia withstood an early Benedictine-Springfield run, it ran away with a 82-43 win Thursday night.

Rock Bridge girls basketball's Sophie Cunningham named to Jordan Brand Classic roster

The game is April 17 at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York.

2 Columbia College runners advance to final round of NAIA Championships

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.

Flyers score 3 goals in 3rd period, top Blues 3-1

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 signs point guard

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.