Cox back in Hickman lineup

This year Drae Cox, a 145-pound sophomore wrestler at Hickman High School, did something he hasn’t done in over a decade: He missed a month of the wrestling season.

Hunter to leave school, join USA Volleyball

Lindsey Hunter, a senior setter on the Missouri volleyball team, said she was not going to join USA Volleyball until she finished her degree.

Weather matters little at annual disc golf Ice Bowl

One thing is certain about the Ice Bowl: It will not be canceled.

Kewpies finish seventh in KC tournament

Columbia Hickman beat Hickman Mills of Kansas City 57-53 in overtime to finish seventh at the Lee Summit Tournament.

Savant comes in from the outside

In her career, Carlynn Savant has always been known as a good outside shooter who isn’t afraid to put up a long-distance shot. More often than not this season, it’s gone in.

Hickman basketball falls to Lee's Summit

The Kewpies’ lost their fourth game in a row Wednesday at the Lee’s Summit tournament, falling to the hosts 63-49. Hickman (8-11) had led Lee’s Summit by 12 points early in the second quarter.

Moody brings MU déjà vu

Christian Moody probably doesn’t know Kiwane Garris. The North Carolina native may not have ever even heard of Garris, for that matter, but he did a great Garris impression Monday.

Fans lend Missouri helping hands

The Missouri women’s basketball team received a boost of confidence on Monday night without picking up a basketball.

First-half woes hurt Bruins

For three quarters Tuesday night, the Rock Bridge and Jefferson City girls played to a draw. Unfortunately for the Bruins, basketball games have four quarters. And it was the second quarter one that did them in.

Cougars win streak snapped

The Columbia College women’s basketball team’s unbeaten streak in the American Midwest Conference came to an end Tuesday evening with a 73-72 loss to McKendree College. Before tonight’s loss, the Cougars had won 30 straight games in AMC play, a streak that dated back to the 2002-2003 season.

Missouri gymnastics team moves up

The Tigers, previously No. 14, moved up three spots to No. 11 in the GymInfo National Top 25 Poll released Monday. They will compete against unranked Centenary and Air Force on Friday in Shreveport, La.

Gardner plucks Jayhawks

With 75 seconds left, a win seemed improbable at best. With 0.4 seconds left it seemed impossible.

Free throws key to game

When an opponent has the chance to end the game with free throws, a feeling of helplessness can overcome defenseless players waiting on the block.

Jefferson City will challenge Bruins

The Rock Bridge girls’ basketball team is expecting an evenly-matched game between two strong teams. And it expects to be ready.

Results still unpredictable

KANSAS CITY — After home teams went unbeaten in the first week of Big 12 Conference play, the conference’s coaches talked about how hard it is to win on the road.

More than pride at stake

The feeling will be there at Mizzou Arena tonight.

Missouri wrestlers finish eighth at National Duals

After big victories at 141 and 184 pounds, the No. 9 Missouri wrestling team tied No. 18 Arizona State 21-21 to finish in eighth place Sunday at the National Duals in Cedar Falls, Iowa.

Bruins win championship

Accurate shooting helped the Rock Bridge girls’ basketballl team win the championship of the California Tournament on Saturday with 55-44 victory over Mexico.

Scoring drought hurts Tigers

AUSTIN, Texas — The 24th-ranked Missouri women were held without a field goal for the final 11 minutes, 20 seconds, and Texas reeled off 19 of the game’s final 21 points to post a 63-54 win in Big 12 Conference action Saturday night at the Frank Erwin Center.

Heart breaker

Missouri lived through Thomas Gardner and Jimmy McKinney in their first two conference games, both wins.