Sports briefs

The Missouri men's golf team finished its fall season by placing seventh Tuesday at the Wolverine Invitational in Howey-In-The-Hills, Fla.

Cougars win opener at AMC volleyball tournament

The Columbia College women’s volleyball team handled Harris-Stowe State to advance to the second round of the American Midwest Conference Tournament and improve to 25-6.

January bowl within Tigers' reach

Ranked No. 6 in the BCS, the Missouri football team is competing against Oklahoma, Kansas and Texas for spots in the premiere January bowl games.

MU coach, players earn Big 12 soccer honors

Missouri women's soccer coach Bryan Blitz was named Big 12 Conference Coach of the Year and eight MU players received Big 12 postseason honors.

MU needs comeback<br>to win women's basketball exhibition

The Missouri women's basketball team needed a 35-8 second-half run to beat Pittsburg State in Monday's preseason exhibition.

Cougars win men's basketball opener

Junior guard Joe Flanner had 15 points and five rebounds for the Cougars in their victory over Central Bible College

KU football team astonishing itself

Kansas is enjoying success in Big 12 football competition while Baylor, Nebraska and Texas A&M search for answers.

MU golfer improving after narrowing focus

MU sophomore Michelle Morgan played multiple sports in high school before choosing to focus on golf her senior year. Now she is a key component in the success of the MU women's golf team.

Favre pushes Packers past Chiefs

Brett Favre was 24-for-34 passing with two touchdowns in the Packers’ 33-22 victory over the Chiefs on Sunday at Arrowhead.

MU football team breaking barriers

The Missouri football team climbed to No. 7 in the national rankings. The Tigers have plenty more to prove, though. Under Pinkel, the team is 8-13 in November.

“Cheermeisters” a force behind MU volleyball

Lauren Nuckolls and Ali Groomes are redshirting this season, so they’ve had to find different ways to contribute.

Tigers dominate Buffaloes

Missouri improves to 8-1 for the first time in 38 years, and despite missing injured safety Pig Brown, the offense held the Buffaloes’ defense to 196 yards.

Franklin’s first-half catches key to Missouri win

After Missouri failed to utilize wide receiver Will Franklin against Iowa State, his only two catches during Saturday’s game settled down the Tigers and silenced the crowd.

Carl Edwards wins Busch Series

Columbia's Carl Edwards finally wrapped up his first NASCAR Busch Series championship Saturday at Texas Motor Speedway.

Work ethic makes Tiller a model Tiger

Sophomore point guard J.T. Tiller represents the type of player coach Mike Anderson would like all of his players to be.

Live buffalo makes appearances as Colorado’s mascot

The 10-year-old Ralphie IV is just one of a long line of buffaloes that have been on display at Folson Field.

Final: Missouri 55, Colorado 10

Hickman bloodlines date back a century

"Once a Kewpie, always a Kewpie."

MU fourth seed in Big 12 soccer tournament

A 2-1 loss to Kansas on Friday gave the Missouri women’s soccer team a No. 4 seed in the Big 12 Conference Tournament.

Loss leaves Hickman football team out of playoffs

The Hickman football team’s season came to an end Friday night, losing 33-30 to visiting Jefferson City.