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Dixon signs letter of intent for Tiger basketball

The Lee's Summit West senior was ranked this year as the No. 130 player nationally .

Carroll adds range in exhibition win

Iowa State eyes potential spoiler role

Iowa State coach Gene Chizik's flailing Cyclones are well beyond a point of no return. They will fail in their attempt to qualify for their first bowl appearance since 2005. They stand last in the Big 12 North, considered by some to be one of the nation’s weakest divisions in major college football. On the surface, it appears Iowa State doesn’t have much to play for against Missouri on Saturday night in Ames.

Hickman swimmer seeking second state championship

Michael Sheahen, a senior at Hickman, is looking to repeat as state champion in the 500-yard freestyle.

Brooklyn Dodgers' famous former pitcher Preacher Roe dies

Preacher Roe, a baseball player who had a 12-year career with the Dodgers, Pittsburgh and St. Louis died Sunday in West Plains. He was a four-time All-Star and a revered member of "The Boys of Summer" in Brooklyn.

Tigers center shaping up

Although his high school coach was always impressed with how Steve Moore ran the floor and said he was quick enough to occasionally match up against guards on defense, he also said his star player would need to adapt to fit the Missouri men's basketball team's game plan.

Daniel tries to make peace with mistakes

A few bad throws at the wrong time haven't hurt the confidence of Missouri quarterback Chase Daniel, but it's fair to say the errors have been on his mind. 

Tigers to host NCAA soccer regional

The Missouri women's soccer team gathered Monday night to watch the release of the NCAA tournament bracket. The Tigers are in the North Carolina regional and are the hosts in a first-round game against the Evansville on Friday.

Big 12 South awaits Texas Tech-Oklahoma outcome

The Big 12 South race will either become clear or clouded after division leader Texas Tech meets Oklahoma on Nov. 22. If the Red Raiders lose, there could be a chance for a three-way tie atop the division.

Sister brings Ekwerekwu back to Columbia

Brad Ekwerekwu had 95 catches for 956 yards in his career as a wide receiver at Missouri. Now he teaches high school history and supports his younger sister, Francie Ekwerekwu, who was in town Sunday playing middle blocker for Oklahoma in its volleyball match against Missouri.

MU football team cautious about North title

With a Kansas loss against Texas and a Missouri win against Iowa State, the Tigers would clinch the Big 12 North, but the team knows it can only worry about beating the Cyclones.

MU women's soccer team wins Big 12 tournament

The MU women's soccer team won the Big 12 tournament to earn a spot in this year's NCAA tournament.

Scenes from the last home game

Despite a slow start, the Tigers brought a sweet finish to their game. Here are scenes from the last home game of the 2008 season.

Teeple on two Columbia College rosters

Julie Teeple, a freshman from Versailles, will begin playing with the Cougars 20th-ranked women's basketball team when the fifth-ranked volleyball team's season  ends.

Tigers take off late

Early on, it had all the makings of an upset. But late in the first half, the Tigers used just three offensive plays to put 14 points between themselves and the Wildcats.

Bittersweet victory

Fans recall Daniel highlights

Ten fans watched No. 10 sling it for final time at Memorial Stadium. Here's how they will remember.

Columbia College men's soccer advances to conference semifinals

Columbia College soccer coach John Klein used some late-season adjustments to the Cougars' lineup in a 1-0 win over visiting William Woods on Saturday in the opening round of the American Midwest Conference Tournament.

Black and Gold scrimmage opens MU wrestling season

The Missouri wrestling team's Saturday scrimmage will help coach Brian Smith pick starters.

Tigers in title game of Big 12 soccer tournament

The Missouri women's soccer team advanced to the championship game of the Big 12 tournament after winning a penalty kick shootout against Kansas on Friday in San Antonio, Texas.

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