Columbia College names Tomas Brock assistant men's basketball coach

Tomas Brock will become the Columbia College men's assistant basketball coach, replacing his older brother, Matt Brock.

Young tosses five no-hit innings in Royals' win over Tigers

Young, making his first start of the year after five relief appearances, struck out nine and walked three before exiting with his pitch count reaching 81.

UPDATE: Denver Broncos make former Missouri star Shane Ray first round pick

Concerns about a foot injury and a recent citation for possession of marijuana might've caused Ray to slip, but he remained a first-round pick.

Mack Rhoades is ready to go as Missouri athletics director

He's been athletics director at Missouri for less than a week, but Mack Rhoades is wasting no time and is picking up where Mike Alden left off.


Brittany Brown's work ethic pays off in Battle girls' soccer 6-0 win

Junior Brittany Brown scored her first goal of the season Thursday night against Dixon High School.

Tjarks, Cougars swing past Lindenwood-Belleville in AMC Tournament semifinal

Columbia College senior Brittiany Tjarks went 3 for 4 with two home runs as the Cougars defeated Lindenwood-Belleville 13-8. Columbia will play for the American Midwest Conference championship at noon Friday.

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Take a 10-question quiz to see how much you know about the Tigers' draft history.

Tolton baseball slams Paris in grand fashion

The Trailblazers hit nine home runs, including two grand slams.

Rock Bridge baseball tops Francis Howell

Rock Bridge (22-2) has now won 14 consecutive games.

Top 2 NFL Draft picks, Winston and Mariota, prove importance of QBs

Winston and Mariota, who each had a year of eligibility remaining, will meet in the season opener in Tampa Bay.


Duffy throws gem, Hosmer homers, Royals beat Tigers 8-1

The Royals finished April with a 15-7 record, the second highest win total for the month in franchise history


St. Louis Rams take Georgia Bulldogs running back Todd Gurley with 10th pick in NFL Draft

The Rams opted to get backfield help for new quarterback Nick Foles instead of addressing a thin offensive line. The 6-foot-1, 226-pound Gurley is coming off left knee surgery last November.

Chiefs select cornerback Marcus Peters at No 18 in draft

The 6-foot, 190-pound Peters was considered one of the top defensive backs in the draft, but he gave many teams pause after his dismissal last November.

Freddie Roach confident in referee Bayless, 3 judges for big fight

Kenny Bayless is the most respected referee in boxing, with two decades of title fight experience and a reputation for fairness, but some fans and commentators have suggested Bayless' style could favor Floyd Mayweather Jr.


Big 12 championship game would come with pros and cons

The product of a messy merger between the Big Eight and the Southwestern Conference in the mid-1990s, the Big 12 is by far the youngest of the wealthiest FBS leagues. Fifteen years after it was born, the Big 12 was nearly killed by conference realignment and picked apart by other power conferences.

Oklahoma City Thunder hire Florida's Billy Donovan as coach

The 49-year-old Donovan led Florida to two national championships, four Final Fours, seven Elite Eights and 14 NCAA Tournament berths in 19 years. He signed a one-year contract extension with the Gators in December that would have paid him an average salary of $4 million through 2020.

Carpenter, Adams lead Cardinals over Phillies 9-3

Carpenter doubled, singled and walked twice, and the Cardinals overcame a short outing by Tim Cooney in his major league debut to beat the Philadelphia Phillies 9-3 Thursday for their third straight win.

Bob Baffert aiming at 1st 1-2 Kentucky Derby finish since 1948

The Hall of Famer is saddling the top two favorites — American Pharoah and Dortmund — for the Kentucky Derby.

Mayweather-Pacquiao fight highlights 'Super Saturday' sports lineup

From the Floyd Mayweather-Manny Pacquiao fight that could generate $400 million, to the 141st edition of the Kentucky Derby, to the New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox colliding for the 2,142nd time, it's a sports enthusiast's dream.

Cardinals use four-run fifth inning to beat Phillies 5-2

Peter Bourjos made just his second start of the season count