Hayward helps Marquette top Utah State

The sixth-seeded Golden Eagles blew a 14-point lead and had to rally from six points down to advance to face the winner of the Missouri-Cornell game.

Three Missouri wrestlers guaranteed All-Americans honors

The Tigers sit in sixth place at the NCAA national meet in St. Louis after three sessions.

Gibson shuts down No. 3 Texas A&M

The senior pitcher struck out 16 Aggies batters in a 3-2 win for the Missouri baseball team.

MU gymnasts hope to avenge painful loss

Last year, Missouri was in position to win but finished third at the Big 12 Championship after making costly errors. The Tigers get another chance at a conference title Friday against  Oklahoma, Nebraska and Iowa State. All four teams are ranked in the Top 25 nationally.

Missouri athletics enjoy success, know more work is ahead

While facilities and results have improved in the last 15 years, there still remains much to do before the Tigers reach an elite level.

Four Missouri wrestlers advance to quarterfinals of NCAA meet

The Tigers’ Michael Chandler, Raymond Jordan, Max Askren and Mark Ellis all went 2-0 Thursday in the opening round of the NCAA wrestling championships at the Scottrade Center in St. Louis.

Cougars win first game at NAIA tournament since 2001

After struggling in the first half, the Cougars pulled out a 72-69 victory over Lee University on Thursday in the first round of the NAIA national tournament in Kansas City.

Missouri wrestlers confident entering national meet

The Missouri wrestling team will send eight wrestlers to the NCAA national tournament, which starts Thursday at the Scottrade Center in St. Louis. The team has high hopes based on high-seeds and a home crowd.

Hoskins boosts Cougars postseason chances

Columbia College senior Brett Hoskins has seized his opportunity to start for the Cougars this season, and has led the Cougars to another trip to the NAIA national tournament in Kansas City.

Cougars women's basketball team advances at NAIA tournament

The Columbia College women's basketball team beat Campbellsville (Ky.) University 64-60 on Thursday in the first round of the NAIA national tournament in Jackson, Tenn.

Fans gather to say farewell to Missouri basketball team

About 150 people turned out Wednesday morning as the No. 9 Tigers departed for their first round game in the NCAA tournament.

Everyone pitches in in Tigers' win

The Tigers used 11 pitchers to hold SIU-Edwardsville to one run in Missouri's 4-1 win Wednesday at Taylor Stadium. Missouri coach Tim Jamieson used so much ammo that he almost ran out of bullets.

MU softball team sweeps doubleheader

The Tigers squeaked out a 2-1 win in Game 1 before blowing out Western Illinois 13-1 in Game 2.

Cougars softball team wins doubleheader

The Columbia College softball team picked up 4-0 and 4-2 victories in a doubleheader sweep of visiting Stephens on Wednesday in an American Midwest Conference opener.

Woman weightlifter loves her sport

MU senior Whitnee Maycock is an Olympic-style weightlifter and wants lifting to remain a part of her life after college.

Guards lead way for Cornell

The Big Red are Ivy League champions, but recently the conference has struggled in the NCAA Tournament. Since the field was expanded to 64 teams in 1985, the Ivy League is 3-24 in tournament play and no team has made it past the first round.

Some Big 12 coaches feel conference was disrespected

Some Big 12 Conference men's basketball coaches say the conference doesn't receive the respect it deserves on a national level, especially compared to the Atlantic Coast Conference and the Big East.

Ticket office sells out of first-round NCAA tickets

Fans were redirected to Boise State University to purchase additional tickets after MU's tickets were spoken for.

MU's Delaney wins Big 12 softball award

Senior right-hander Stacy Delany threw a no-hitter Sunday in MU's 8-0 win against No. 15 North Carolina. Delaney also tossed a shutout on Friday against Coastal Carolina.

Tigers set to play Cornell in NCAA Tournament

The Missouri men's basketball team earned a No. 3 seed in the West region and is set to play No. 14 seed Cornell in the first round of the NCAA Tournament on Friday at Taco Bell Arena in Boise, Idaho.