The Spartans will play for the state title on Friday at the Edward Jones Dome. This is the first year the team has been eligible to compete in the the playoffs.
Missouri's defense did not live up to coach Kim Anderson's standards Tuesday and allowed Purdue to shoot 43 free throws in the 82-61 loss.
Dan Pieper is entering his first year as head coach of the Hickman wrestling team. And while the Kewpies' roster is short on experience, Pieper looks forward to the challenge.
Missouri (2-3) had no answer for Purdue's physical, aggressive defense in the first half while falling into a big hole. The Tigers played better over the game's final 10 minutes, but had no chance of finishing off the comeback from a deficit that climbed to 34 points in the second half.
After break-ins and burnings last night in and around St. Louis, the Missouri State High School Activities Association still plans to move forward with its seven state football championship games at the Edward Jones Dome.
Coach Tonya Mirts said her team executed well on offense, grabbing 11 offensive rebounds and turning the ball over only seven times.
Missouri, ranked No. 17 in the latest College Football Playoff rankings, will close out its regular season schedule on Friday against Arkansas with a spot in the SEC championship on the line. How could things shape up further down the road?
MRI exams and CT scans showed a mass in Berry's chest after the safety complained of chest pain following Thursday's game against Oakland. Kansas City personnel are concerned the Tennessee alumnus might have lymphoma.
The Broncos said they liked McManus' strong leg and high ceiling. But the decision to part ways with Prater also had to do with money. They saved nearly $2.3 million off this year's cap and $3.25 million off next year's with Prater's release.
Rondae Hollis-Jefferson and Brandon Ashley each scored 15 points, helping No. 3 Arizona wear down Missouri for a 72-53 victory in the opening round the Maui Invitational on Monday.
The No. 17 Tigers (9-2, 6-1 in the Southeastern Conference) prepare for a short week and large Arkansas offensive line.
Missouri plays Arkansas at 1:30 p.m. Friday. MU residence halls typically open on Sunday after an academic break.
A young Battle wrestling team returns three state qualifiers as it looks to begin its second season.
Kentucky dominated the most recent poll, earning 62 of 65 votes for the top spot.
The Missouri women's basketball team suffered their first loss of the season at the hands of No. 14 California in Honolulu on Sunday.
The Columbia College women's basketball team lost by 14 points to No. 25-ranked Central Methodist on Monday.
Purdue, Missouri now set to meet in Maui consolation semifinal.
Surging Arkansas faces the possibility of finishing the regular season without injured starting quarterback Brandon Allen, though coach Bret Bielema is leaving open the possibility of his return this week.
Chiefs safety Eric Berry is gearing up for a fight after a mass was found in his chest following last week's game in Oakland. He was placed on the non-football injury list Monday, and trainer Rick Burkholder said Berry may have lymphoma.
St. Louis was turnover-free in a surprise victory over the Broncos last week, perhaps the signature accomplishment of the three-year Jeff Fisher era. But Shaun Hill was the goat after his goal-line interception in Sunday's three-point loss at San Diego.