Freshman helps Missouri softball beat No. 3 LSU

Third baseman Amanda Sanchez has started all 44 of Missouri's games this season, and Saturday night she hit a go-ahead two-run home run in probably the most important game of Missouri's season so far, a 7-2 win over No. 3 LSU.

Amanda Sanchez adds two-run home run to Missouri's offense against LSU.

Tolton girls soccer wins tournament championship in rain

The Fr. Tolton Catholic High School girls soccer team outlasted the rain to beat Southern Boone 3-1 Saturday and claim first place in the Tolton tournament.

Vanderbilt assures series win with a 12-2 win over Mizzou baseball

The No. 9 Commodores followed their Friday win with another on Saturday.

Columbia womens lacrosse wins against Omaha

The Columbia women's lacrosse team hosted clubs from four different states to play in five games Saturday.

Missouri's softball game vs. LSU delayed Saturday due to weather

It is now scheduled to begin at 6 p.m.

Blackhawks defeat Predators 4-3, win first-round series

Duncan Keith scored with 16:12 in the third period and the Chicago Blackhawks beat the Nashville Predators 4-3 on Saturday night to win their first-round playoff series 4-2.

Curry's 39-point night helps Warriors sweep Pelicans

Stephen Curry hit six 3-pointers during a 39-point night, and the Golden State Warriors cruised to 109-98 victory over the New Orleans Pelicans on Saturday, completing a sweep of their first-round playoff series.

Cardinals lose Wainwright, beat Brewers

St. Louis lost ace Adam Wainwright to an ankle injury and then got a boost from Mitch Harris that helped the Cardinals to a 5-3 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on Saturday night.

Red Wings take 3-2 series lead

Mrazek stopped 28 shots for his second shutout of the series Saturday night, helping the Red Wings rebound from a disappointing loss in the previous game to beat the Lightning 4-0 and take a 3-2 lead in the best-of-seven first-round matchup.

Bayless' buzzer beater lifts Bucks past Bulls

Bayless' basket gave Milwaukee a rousing 92-90 victory over the Chicago Bulls on Saturday, drawing the upstart Bucks within 3-1 in their Eastern Conference playoff series.


Islanders top Capitals to force Game 7

Nikolay Kulemin scored the go-ahead goal with 9:27 left in a 3-1 victory over the Washington Capitals on Saturday that forced a seventh game in the first-round playoff series.

Nets beat top-seeded Hawks

Brook Lopez had 22 points and 13 rebounds, Thaddeus Young added 18 points and 11 rebounds, and Brooklyn trimmed Atlanta's lead to 2-1 with a 91-83 victory Saturday.

4 Royals suspended for brawl against White Sox

Pitcher Yordano Ventura drew a seven-game suspension for his behavior Thursday.

LeBron has history of success in first round of NBA playoffs

He's never lost a first-round series. His teams are 39-7 in first-round games. And when Cleveland visits Boston in Game 4 of their Eastern Conference matchup on Sunday, James and the Cavaliers will be taking the court with a 3-0 lead.

Hickman's Andrew Pieper and Mikayla Logan place first in Ladue Invitational

The Hickman High School track team competed in the Ladue Invitational on Saturday. Andrew Pieper and Mikayla Logan each earn first-place honors. 

Tolton tennis tallies two wins in Boonville Pirate Invitational

The Fr. Tolton Catholic High School tennis team competed in the Boonville Pirate Invitational on Saturday before play was stopped because of rain.

Wild beat Blues 4-1 behind Dubnyk, take 3-2 series lead

After allowing six goals in two periods in a 6-1 loss in Game 4, Dubnyk was back to being the difference-maker on a team that had an NHL record-tying 12 consecutive road wins late in the season. He robbed Alexander Steen twice from close range in the second period.

Hickman baseball breaks up late no-hitter in 6-1 win

The starting pitchers for both the Fatima High School and Hickman High School baseball teams had solid games, but the Comets relievers faltered late in the game. 

UPDATE: Gary Pinkel receives contract extension, raise

After winning the SEC East and a January bowl game for the second consecutive year, Missouri football coach Gary Pinkel received a contract extension and pay raise on Friday.

Physical play keeps Battle close in Tolton's 1-0 win

Muriel Williams Battle High School's Brittany Brown and Fr. Tolton Catholic High School's Lindsey Wright share a relationship off the field, a friendly rivalry that contributed to the rough play in Tolton's 1-0 win over Battle.