Jabari Brown remains committed to NBA Draft

Former Missouri basketball player Jabari Brown, who declared for the 2014 NBA Draft on April 2, originally stated that he was not ruling out the possibility of returning to school if he did not like his evaluation from the NBA. He had until April 15 to change his mind. Tuesday, he chose to stay declared for the NBA draft.

Fancher's speed leads Bruins in win over Kewpies

With the help of Haleigh Fancher's 21st-minute goal, the Bruins defeated the Hickman Kewpies 2-0 Wednesday night.

Missouri tennis advances in SEC tournament for first time

The Missouri tennis team did something it had never done before on Wednesday by advancing in the Southeastern Conference tournament. Missouri beat Arkansas, 4-0.

Tolton tennis defeats Wentworth Military Academy to remain undefeated

The Tolton tennis team improved its record to 3-0 courtesy of a win over Wentworth Military Academy on Wednesday.

Allegations dismissed in case between Missouri basketball's Earnest Ross and Zach Price

Due to Earnest Ross' absence from court on Wednesday, the hearing involving former teammate Zach Price and Ross' original protection order against Price were dismissed. Ross had filed a protection order against Price to the Boone County Circuit Court on April 2.



No. 13 Missouri softball swept in doubleheader against Iowa

The Tigers lost Game 1, 3-1, and Game 2, 13-9, on Wednesday in Iowa City, Iowa.

Hickman basketball's Chris Clark commits to Moberly

Kewpie basketball star puts Division I on hold. For now.

FROM READERS: Seventh-graders turn out for first track and field meet

The short season for Columbia's seventh-grade track and field teams has begun. The teams from the area schools gathered last week at Battle High School for the season opening meet.

At Boston Marathon, a chance to finally finish

Jeff Glasbrenner was three blocks from the finish when the marathon was halted by the two bomb explosions. This year, he's one of 4,781 runners taking the iconic race up on its offer to return — an opportunity to settle some unfinished business when they line up at the start again.

Brewers avoid series sweep with 5-1 victory over Cardinals

Milwaukee pitcher Wily Peralta allowed one run in six 1-3 innings, and Cardinals starter Joe Kelly left the game with left hamstring tightness.

Atlanta lands MLS expansion team for 2017

The team will be owned by Arthur Blank, who also owns the NFL's Atlanta Falcons. He donned a traditional soccer scarf and was serenaded by a burgeoning fan group that calls itself "Terminus Legion," a reference to the city's former name.

Officer: Sharper's DNA found on 1 Arizona victim

Tempe Police Detective Kevin Mace said at a bail hearing in Phoenix that Darren Sharper's DNA was recovered from one of the women's clothing but none of his DNA was found during an exam of the other woman.

Pistorius defense tries to rebuild case

With Oscar Pistorius now back watching the proceedings from a wooden bench, the Olympian's defense team was attempting to bolster his account that he shot girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp by mistake.

After Titans release, Chris Johnson signs with Jets

The running back spent all day Tuesday with the Jets, signing with the team on Wednesday.

Hart: Tennessee hoops job still 'extremely attractive'

Former coach Cuonzo Martin led Tennessee to an NCAA regional semifinal during a season in which disgruntled fans circulated a petition calling for the return of former coach Bruce Pearl, now at Auburn. Martin left Tuesday to take over California's program. Hart acknowledged Martin faced plenty of "distractions" this season.

Milwaukee Bucks owner Herb Kohl reaches deal to sell team

The former U.S. senator is banking on New York investment firm executives Marc Lasry and Wesley Edens to follow through after agreeing to sell them the Bucks for about $550 million. The deal is subject to approval by the NBA and its board of governors.

Missouri tennis coach Sasha Schmid furthers father's coaching tradition

Schmid takes an information-based, process-driven approach to her tennis coaching position at Missouri, something she learned from her father.

Cards pitching shuts down Brewers again 6-1

Cardinals starters are feeling right at home on the mound at Miller Park.

Missouri baseball thumped by Missouri State

The Missouri baseball team showed no sign of carrying any momentum from its road series win at Kentucky last weekend. It fell to Missouri State 9-0 on Tuesday.

NCAA committee approves expanded meal allowance for athletes

The NCAA's Legislative Council approved a proposal to expand the meal allowance for all athletes Tuesday.