The most famous man from Sedalia had support from home during a disappointing start to his Missouri men's basketball head coaching career.
Battle will face the winner of Ladue Horton-Watkins vs. Jackson, which face off Saturday at 1 p.m. If Jackson wins, Battle will play at Jackson. If Ladue Horton-Watkins wins, Battle will host the semifinal matchup.
Several Missouri players showed spark they'd been missing over the last month, and helped lift the Tigers with big plays.
Missouri wrestling dominated in wins against Truman University and Missouri Baptist on Saturday.
After suffering its first season-opening loss in nine years, Missouri has less than 48 hours to learn from its mistakes and prepare for its game tomorrow against Valparaiso.
The Missouri women's basketball team posted an 89-52 victory over Western Illinois on Saturday. After struggles in both of the team's exhibition games, the decisive win was a relief for the Tigers.
The Tigers' loss to the Kangaroos portends a difficult first season for coach Kim Anderson.
Junior Polina Severina and seniors Lydie van Deursen and Brooke Simpson made the American Midwest Conference first team in volleyball.
As the Tigers defeated the Aggies in College Station, Texas, we collected reactions from fans of the SEC's two newest teams.
The Tide (9-1, 6-1 Southeastern Conference, No. 5 College Football Playoff) reasserted itself as a national title contender with a dominant first half and some clutch play in the fourth quarter. Alabama had been stuck just outside of the top four teams in the CFP rankings but powered its way squarely into the mix.
Dak Prescott and the Bulldogs (9-1, 5-1, No. 1 CFP) kept fighting to keep their first-ever top ranking going for a sixth week. They couldn't conquer Alabama at raucous Bryant-Denny Stadium, though.
St. Louis got goals from Backes, Jori Lehtera, Jaden Schwartz, and Patrik Berglund and got another strong performance from goalie Brian Elliott, who stopped 24 of 25 shots.
Missouri's regular season home opener didn't go like it was supposed to. On Kim Anderson's debut as head coach, Missouri lost to UMKC for the first time in school history.
The Aggies' young stars will be gunning for the Tigers in College Station, Texas, where Texas A&M football's future looks bright.
Two Tigers set career-kills records in the match, but couldn't offset Missouri's 35 attack errors.
The Tigers signed Sophie Cunningham and Cierra Porter, both sisters of current players, for the 2015-16 season. Sophie Cunningham previously made headlines as the first female player to score for Rock Bridge High School's football team.
Missouri freshman Karissa Schweizer earns individual berth to next week's NCAA Championships in Terre Haute, Indiana.
Missouri freshman Jakeenan Gant is being withheld from the Tigers opening game against University of Missouri-Kansas City because of a review regarding his eligibility.
The Cougar men lost to the Lindenwood-Belleville Lynx on Friday in the American Midwest Conference's Postseason Tournament Championship.
Taveras, who had a bright future when he signed with the Cardinals as a teenager in 2008, joins a growing list of baseball players who have died or run afoul of the law in the Dominican Republic upon returning home during major league vacation.
Noting the strong opposition to American Royal's plan, council members said they believed they legally need to seek other proposals, meaning a resolution for the arena could be months away.