The last week of Battle Highfootball's regular season is when the Spartans came together as a team.
Before Friday's game, here's a look at the surging Arkansas Razorbacks, who will try to prevent Missouri from winning its second consecutive SEC East title.
The athletics department at Columbia College is changing. The school will add roughly 100 student-athletes in 2016 with the addition of indoor and outdoor track and field teams and a baseball team. Bob Burchard, the school's athletics director, is the mind behind most of it.
Last year's 182-pound state champion, Cody Maly ,has learned to love wrestling, and will take that passion with him to Stanford.
A Spartan win Friday would be the second time in area history that a football team in its first year of playoff eligibility captured a state championship.
Jaydin Clayton is a three-time state champion wrestler for Fr. Tolton Catholic Regional High School. He has fine-tuned his surgical wrestling style alongside fellow state champion Will Tindal as the wrestling team looks to accomplish big things this winter.
The Phillips Academy Wildcats, Chicago's first all-black high school, has made history on the field already.
Sunday's game between the Packers and Patriots will be a showdown between two of the league's top quarterbacks.
Philadelphia had no problem on the road against its division rival.
Calvin Johnson's two first-half touchdowns helped the Lions win on Thanksgiving for the second straight year.
Kansas City's inability to get going last week led to an upset loss against previously winless Oakland.
Five officials, including three long-serving FIFA executive committee members, are being investigated in the corruption probe into the bidding contests for the 2018 and 2022 World Cups.
Junior guard Juanita Robinson is entering her first year with the Tigers after transferring from Johnson County Community College in Overland Park, Kansas.
Namon Wright scored 21 points, Montaque Gill-Caesar added 18 and Missouri beat Chaminade 74-60 Wednesday in the seventh-place game of the Maui Invitational.
Unlike Arkansas, Missouri hasn’t faced college football’s finest this year. The Tigers have not tussled with a top-10 opponent all season.
The senior middle blocker leaves behind a legacy of 10 school records, the most of any Missouri athlete, and the Tiger's first Southeastern Conference championship under her belt.
Freshman Namon Wright has a career day offensively with 21 points on 7-7 shooting.
Rock Bridge High School's wrestling team lost three Division I wrestlers to graduation and transfers. This time around, senior captain Graham Ratermann isn't going to let the drop off in talent affect the team's success.
Veteran Tigers Lucas Vincent, Evan Boehm, Andrew Baggett and Shane Ray answer questions about Missouri's old rivalry with Kansas — among other things.
Is there an Arkansas and Kansas connection? What's a "Spoofer's Stone?" What's with the mascot and the naughty live beasts that attend Arkansas' home football games? Answers to these questions and more about Missouri's new, so-called rivals.