Quarterback Maty Mauk connected with receiver Darius White for touchdowns on the Tigers' first two drives, propelling the team to a season-opening victory over the Jackrabbits. Mauk went 12-for-21 with 173 yards, three touchdowns and no interceptions.
St. Louis Rams coach Jeff Fisher said, "It was not a difficult decision" to cut Michael Sam.
Although the offense failed to score in the second and third quarters, the Tigers won 38-18 against the Football Championship Subdivision team. It was the most points allowed by a Gary Pinkel-coached Missouri team to an FCS school.
On the morning of Missouri’s opener against South Dakota State, Columbia felt a bit sleepy. But there were signs of life: longtime tailgaters were in their usual spots; music started filtering out of the fraternity houses; and the first smells of grilled meat filled the air.
Some fans expressed their disappointment on Twitter after the St. Louis Rams announced that former Missouri defensive end Michael Sam was cut from the team's roster.
The Rock Bridge High School football team defeated De Smet Jesuit High School 44-0, on the back of a dominating defensive effort that set the tone from the get-go.
In his first game against a Southeastern Conference opponent, South Dakota State's All-American just wanted to win Saturday.
Rams' roster move surprises fans in Columbia, while Twitter offers Michael Sam encouragement.
Northwestern State upset No. 15 Missouri 3-0 at the North Texas Invite on Saturday.
Drew Lock and Lee's Summit's offense overcomes 17 point deficit to defeat Hickman High School.
Despite Tolton losing the game to Lutheran St. Charles, 41-20, the Trailblazer fan base had a lot to cheer about for their new dance team.
The Missouri volleyball team faced North Texas in the final, winning the last match in five sets. .
The Cougars won two matches in straight sets on Saturday to finish the Hampton Inn Classic with a 4-0 record. They improve to 8-0 this season.
Stephens College runners Fey Chavez and Brittany Stanfield were the top two finishers for the Stephens College Stars in the Gabby Reuveni Early Bird in St. Louis on Saturday.
The men's team took first at the St. Louis meet, with four runners finishing in the top 10. The women's team finished third.
Matt Holliday homered twice and drove in five as the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Chicago Cubs 13-2 Saturday night to earn a split of a doubleheader.
Silencing the Finns in the second quarter on the scoreboard and in the stands, where their rabid fans filled an entire side of the arena, the Americans allowed just a pair of free throws in the period, outscoring their overmatched opponents 29-2 to open a 60-18 advantage.
Félix Doubront pitched seven strong innings in his National League debut Saturday, sending the Cubs to a 5-1 victory over the slumping St. Louis Cardinals in the opener of a day-night doubleheader.
Blake Sims played the entire game against West Virginia for Alabama, despite coach Nick Saban saying Sims and transfer Jake Coker would get playing time.
San Francisco 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith has apologized to the organization and its fans after receiving a nine-game suspension from the NFL for a series of off-field legal issues.