Referee keeps Show-Me State Games soccer match under control

Pete Wilden has been refereeing in the Show-Me State Games for five years, mostly working adult contests.

UPDATE: Route of Tour of Missouri announced

The route will travel from St. Louis to Kansas City, a reversal from past years, and the race will include seven teams who raced in this year's Tour de France.

Rams training camp opens with new coach Spagnuolo

St. Louis' starting quarterback Marc Bulger is enjoying the new atmosphere.

Chiefs' players expected to show up for camp in shape

Kansas City coach will open camp with three 300-yard shuttles.

K-State's Coffman aims at six-win season

Winning six games this season would give Kansas State quarterback Carson Coffman the same number of victories his father, tight end Paul Coffman, had in three years with the Wildcats in the 1970s.

Tickets on sale Saturday for Sept. 5 Illinois-Missouri showdown

Tickets are available starting at 10 a.m. Central Daylight Time on Saturday at, by phone at 314-241-1888 or 800-745-3000 or at Ticketmaster outlets.

Rams sign 3 more draft picks, but not Jason Smith

No. 2 overall selection Jason Smith remained unsigned by the St. Louis Rams as of Thursday morning.

Longtime Eagles coordinator Jim Johnson dead at 68

Missouri alumni Jim Johnson, whose attacking defenses helped the Philadelphia Eagles to one Super Bowl appearance and five NFC title games, died on Tuesday in Philadelphia. He was 68.

Heart condition doesn't stop basketball enthusiast

J.T. Jarnegan has played in the Show-Me State Games' basketball tournament every year since suffering a heart attack and undergoing surgery. He is set to make his 12th appearance at the games on Friday.

Weatherspoon will help bolster depleted Missouri football team

Missouri coach Gary Pinkel hopes linebacker Sean Weatherspoon can fill the leadership void left by players like Chase Daniel and Jeremy Maclin.  

Big 12 football title game might stay in Texas

Big 12 commissioner Dan Beebe says the league will eventually consider whether to make the new Cowboys Stadium a permanent home for its football championship game.

USA Wrestling hopes bonuses limit MMA moves

By offering Olympic gold medal winners $250,000, USA Wrestling hopes to entice wrestlers to stay in the sport rather than moving to other forms. Ben Askren of MU, a 2008 Olympian, is one of those eager to take advantage of the bonuses.

Cardinals bring in 16-year-old prospect Mateo

Wagner Mateo, a 16-year-old top prospect from the Dominican Republic, was invited to Busch Stadium on Monday to take batting practice and experience the big leagues firsthand. Mateo received a $3.1 million bonus from the Cardinals earlier this month.

St. Louis Rams sign 7th-round draft pick Ogbonnaya

Chris Ogbonnaya, a seventh-round draft pick, has signed with the St. Louis Rams, the team said Monday. Ogbonnaya attended the University of Texas at Austin.

Top pick Maclin not in Eagles' fold

Former Missouri wide receiver was a no-show on the first day of training camp.

Sanders captures another Columbia Seniors Invitational Championship

Dee Sanders won his third senior championship in four years in record-breaking fashion.

Future team talk can wait for Holliday

Cardinals GM said pushing Holliday at this point doesn't make sense.

Two friends collide at the Boone County Demolition Derby

Eddie Chick and Rob Heuer have been running in derbies together for 20 years.

Mountain biking helps keep family close

The Lowden family competes and bonds in Show-Me State Games

Steelers agree to deal with first-round pick Hood

The defensive lineman from Missouri agrees to five-year contract.