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Missouri baseball blows lead, loses in extra innings

Missouri played Mississippi State at Taylor Field on Sunday. Missouri lost 9-7 in 11 innings.

Missouri was outhit and outpitched all weekend against Mississippi State, finishing the series with a 9-7 loss in 11 innings on Sunday. 

Hughes picks up win as Twins top Royals, 8-3

Phil Hughes ended a personal losing streak that dated to last July, pitching into the seventh inning Sunday and helping the Twins top the Kansas City Royals 8-3 to avoid a three-game sweep.

Span's sacrifice fly in 9th lifts Nats over Cards

Denard Span hit a sacrifice fly in the ninth inning and the Washington Nationals, with Bryce Harper back in the lineup and stealing his first base of the season, rallied past the St. Louis Cardinals 3-2 Sunday.

Missouri football looks forward after closing spring practice with Black and Gold Game

Missouri football closed spring practice with the Black and Gold Game on Saturday, but Gary Pinkel was already looking toward the next phase of building.

Bill Busch's passion for scuba diving started early, never waned

Bill Busch has been a scuba diving instructor for 50 years. Teaching scuba diving has given him the opportunity to build strong relationships with his students, who often return to help with his class, even after they have become certified.

Missouri baseball loses in eerily similar fashion

Missouri lost 6-2 and dropped its third-straight home series, this time to Mississippi State.

No. 13 Missouri softball sweeps Ole Miss

Returning after injuring her left MCL, sophomore Emily Crane struggled at the plate — until her two-RBI single that helped Missouri get the series sweep.

 

Missouri receivers try to fill big shoes in Black and Gold Game

The Missouri football team rolled out a new receiving corps during Saturday's Black and Gold Game. The wideouts and tight ends hope to stay productive after losing last year's top three receivers.  

Memorial Stadium renovations target quality over quantity

The renovations include a new upper deck bowl and two concourses, and will be completed in August.

Hawks take 1-0 lead by rolling past Pacers 101-93

Jeff Teague scored a playoff career-high 28 points and Paul Millsap added 25 as eighth-seeded Atlanta rolled past top-seeded Indiana 101-93 on Saturday night, taking a 1-0 lead in the best-of-seven series.

Blues beat Blackhawks 4-3 in OT, take 2-0 series lead

Low-scoring defenseman Barret Jackman ended the game with a drive through traffic, giving the Blues their second straight 4-3 overtime victory over the Blackhawks and a 2-0 series lead.

Hickman girls track finish fifth out of 15

Hickman finished fifth out of 15 teams at the Kirkwood Invitational in St. Louis

Lynn, Cardinals beat sloppy Nats; Harper pulled

Lance Lynn became baseball's first four-game winner despite not pitching past the sixth inning, and Bryce Harper was yanked for "lack of hustle."

Nets' experience pays off in playoff-opening win against Raptors

Deron Williams and Joe Johnson each had 24 points, Paul Pierce scored nine of his 15 points in the final quarter and the Nets beat the Raptors 94-87 Saturday in Game 1 of their first round series.

Royals bullpen holds on for 5-4 victory over Twins

Danny Duffy, Wade Davis and Greg Holland allowed one walk and no hits over the final four innings, and the Royals held on for a scrappy 5-4 victory over the Twins.

Williams scores 24 as Nets beat Raptors 94-87

Deron Williams and Joe Johnson each had 24 points. Paul Pierce scored nine of his 15 points in the final quarter, and the Nets beat the Raptors 94-87 Saturday in Game 1 of their first round series.

Warriors beat Clippers 109-105 in playoff opener

Klay Thompson scored 22 points and Golden State beat Los Angeles 109-105 after getting Blake Griffin and Chris Paul in foul trouble in Game 1 of their first-round playoff series on Saturday.

'Whirlwind' day: Haith named new coach of Tulsa's Golden Hurricane

Frank Haith officially announced his separation from the Missouri basketball program on Friday. He has committed to become University of Tulsa's new head coach.

Alden speaks in wake of Haith departure

Missouri Athletics Director Mike Alden confirmed in a press conference Friday morning that Haith has agreed to become the next head coach at the University of Tulsa.

Haith officially out as Missouri coach, Alden announces

Missouri men's basketball coach Frank Haith informed Missouri Athletics Director Mike Alden that he would be leaving the school in a text message Friday morning, Alden said. Haith will become the next head coach at the University of Tulsa.

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