advertisement

Sports

Steve Wieberg is not your average couch potato

Steve Wieberg, a former MU graduate, is one of the 13 people who will decide which teams will play in the new College Football Playoff.

A Missouri graduate is one of 13 powerful people tasked with deciding which teams will play in this year's inaugural College Football Playoff.

Rock bridge tennis coach focuses on mental aspects of game

Rock Bridge High School tennis coach Ben Loeb has emphasized the individual aspects of the sport to help his boys and girls teams win a combined nine state championships.

Loeb injects sports psychology into Rock Bridge

Rock Bridge tennis coach Ben Loeb has formulated a psychological approach that he teaches his players every season.

Looking ahead: 3 things the Tigers need to do to beat South Carolina

Missouri hopes to learn from Saturday's loss to Indiana. As the Tigers look ahead to South Carolina, players say there are three things they need to do to get a win against the Gamecocks.

MU soccer's Kaitlyn Clark named SEC Freshman of the Week

Clark, who sparked Missouri to its 3-1 victory against LSU on Friday night, has been named the Southeastern Conference Freshman of the Week.

Wainwright wins 20th, Cardinals beat Cubs

Adam Wainwright joined Clayton Kershaw as the majors' only 20-game winners, pitching three-hit ball over seven innings, and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Chicago Cubs 8-0 on Monday night.

Missouri men's basketball releases television schedule

Ten of the Tigers' non-conference games will appear on national television, which is a school record, according to the MU athletics department. The team will begin play Oct. 29 with an exhibition game against William Jewell College at the Hearnes Center.

Rock Bridge girls tennis continues undefeated season

Rock Bridge girls tennis moves to 15-0 with a victory against Quincy Notre Dame on Monday night. 

Royals beat Cleveland 2-0, gain on Tigers

Duffy pitched six shutout innings for his first win in more than a month as Kansas City moved within one game of first-place Detroit and kept some distance over Cleveland in the wild-card race, beating the Indians 2-0 on Monday night.

After stunning loss, Jeff Fisher accentuates positives

In the wake of a dispiriting 34-31 loss to the Dallas Cowboys, St. Louis Rams coach Jeff Fisher said the team took a step forward and remained a franchise on the rise.

Chiefs relishing must-win victory over Miami

Faced with the prospect of a 0-3 start, the injury-plagued team rallied for a 34-15 win Sunday in Miami. Not only did it enhance the Chiefs' postseason prospects, at least when put in historical context, it also gave them a boost of confidence heading into what could be the toughest stretch of games they will play this season.

Battle volleyball defeats Fulton

Battle High School volleyball beat Fulton High School in straight sets 27-16, 25-10 on Monday night.

Owner: 'No misinformation' by Ravens on Rice

Baltimore Ravens owner Steve Bisciotti refuted a report suggesting he and other team officials tried to persuade the NFL to be lenient on Ray Rice after the running back was arrested in February for assaulting his then-fiancee in an Atlantic City elevator.

Indiana looks to keep momentum after Missouri upset

ESPN anchor John Anderson returns to MU for College Avenue Mile

At the event, John Anderson said his charity would donate $20,000 to the Food Bank for Central and Northeast Missouri and $10,000 to the Columbia Public School District.

Missouri football recap: What we learned from the Tigers' loss to Indiana

In the 31-27 upset loss to Indiana on Saturday, the Tigers showed plenty of room for improvement heading into their Southeastern Conference opener against South Carolina.

THE WEEK'S MOST-READ STORIES: 10 things you didn't know about IU, Missouri wide receiver dismissed

In this week's most-read stories, Indiana University is tree-friendly, Missouri wide receiver Levi Copelin is dismissed after NCAA suspension for failing a drug test and Jane Goodall talks conservation and youth opportunities before her MU visit.

Missouri football to be featured in ESPN's "College GameDay" despite falling out of rankings

Despite falling out of the two main college football polls after a shocking 31-27 loss against Indiana at home, Missouri's next game will be featured on ESPN's "College GameDay" program. 

Alex Smith leads Chiefs past Dolphins 34-15

Alex Smith shook off five sacks to throw three touchdown passes and help the Chiefs beat the Miami Dolphins 34-15 on Sunday.

Aoki, Guthrie, Royals avoid sweep, beat Tigers

The Royals avoided a three-game sweep and moved within 1 1/2 games of the AL Central-leading Tigers.

advertisements