This isn’t the Kevin Young that Missouri basketball fans knew the past three years.
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — Tiki Barber had no worries about playing behind a patchwork offensive line.
Perhaps the most revealing statistic of the Tigers’ basketball season is that guard Thomas Gardner is the second leading rebounder, averaging five a game.
ST. LOUIS — A few months ago, the St. Louis Rams would have been overjoyed to have the same record as the defending NFC champion Philadelphia Eagles at this stage of the season.
Ciara Tatum was born 30 seconds before her fraternal twin sister, Keiara Tatum. Or was it 35?
A phone call was all that kept Steve Kissane from backing down from his coaching dream.
SHREVEPORT, La. — With a little more than two weeks before the Independence Bowl, just more than half the tickets for the Dec. 30 game have been sold.
The stern-faced policemen at every entrance to the gym, the crowd-surfing Bruins fan, and the cars lining both sides of every road leading to Rock Bridge High School were all signs that Thursday night’s basketball game was out of the ordinary.
KANSAS CITY — Trent Green is zipping the ball as well as ever, and Larry Johnson is making Priest Holmes seem like nothing more than a distant memory.
Lindsey Hunter is sure to be remembered as one of the best to play for the Missouri volleyball team. A senior setter, Hunter has set every one of the school’s assist records, and this season helped the Tigers go deeper in the NCAA Tournament than they ever went before.
ST. LOUIS — Isaac Bruce topped 800 catches last week and there’s no sign of slowing down for the St. Louis Rams’ star receiver.
Most teams listen to music to get pumped up for a big game.
Hickman forward Shana White wasn’t expecting the ball.
Alex Wegener could see himself getting used to this.
It might have been a little strange to shake hands as head coaches, these two men who had, at one time, both been at Rock Bridge High School.
Most teams consider playing at home an advantage. For Hickman basketball coach Jim Sutherland, playing at home is a disadvantage and a factor in the Kewpies’ 67-51 loss to Hazelwood Central on Tuesday.
The National Collegiate Baseball Writers’ Association named pitcher Max Scherzer to its preseason All-American first team. Scherzer, last season’s Big 12 Conference Pitcher of the Year and second team All-American, led the Big 12 with 131 strikeouts and a 1.86 ERA during the 2005 season.
With the Rock Bridge girls’ basketball team trailing in the first quarter against Marshall, Bruins sophomore guard Claire Schaeperkoetter knew she needed to take over.
Hickman’s gymnasium was nearly vacant when the last group of players emerged from the door leading up from the girls’ locker room.
KANSAS CITY — In Ed Perry’s first game last month after replacing one of the league’s great long-snappers, Kansas City tied an NFL field goal record.