Four weeks ago it was Oklahoma sitting atop the polls. When Texas beat the Sooners a week later, the Longhorns became the new favorite. This week Texas Tech took the spotlight, though it fell shy of No. 1 in the BCS rankings after a storybook win over Texas.
Baylor surprised the Missouri football team Saturday in Waco, Texas, making the Tigers fight for a 31-28 victory.
Missouri's defense came through in a pinch after the team let Baylor battle back.
About 60 Special Olympic athletes from around mid-Missouri spent Saturday morning learning basketball fundamentals from the Missouri men's team.
Richard Melendez, an event staff personnel who manned the gate behind Floyd Casey Stadium's south end zone, has seen a smattering of highlights and plenty of lows for the Baylor football team.
They're flooding the Department of Conservation with complaints about a proposal to begin charging for free hunting permits.
The No. 21 MU women's swimming and diving team scored a 173.5-121.5 victory over No. 23 Kansas on Saturday at the Mizzou Aquatic Center.
A score by Hickman on its opening drive gave the Kewpies hope, but Brad Allen's 401 rushing yards paced the Jays to 59-14 rout of its archrival.
Rock Bridge ends its season at 1-9 after a 49-7 as the Wildcats' Darrian Miller were carried by sophomore running back Darrian Miller.
A week after earning its first shutout of the season, Missouri's defense will be tested by one of the Big 12 Conference's rising stars.
MU freshman Kim English nearly lives in the basketball gym. He's even been found to crawl under a blanket and sleep in the lounge of MU's practice basketball facility.
When he was a freshman, Tedder Easton was only going to play basketball for Rock Bridge. Now a senior, Easton ends his football career at Rock Bridge with Friday's game against Blue Springs.
In a way, the Hickman football team has been homeless this fall as it doesn't have a locker room. Players and coaches say not having the room has hurt team unity and camaraderie.
Coming off successful showings in their district meet, the Hickman and Rock Bridge cross country teams are preparing for Saturday's sectional meet.
Marcus Denmon, a freshman from Kansas City, scored the first 10 points for the black team in Wednesday's Black and Gold game at Mizzou Arena, and he was just getting started. He finished with a game-high 36 points on 14-of-17 shooting.
Football teams from the Big 12 South Division are 10-2 against teams from the North Division this season.
After giving a late goal in regulation, Columbia College prevailed in two overtimes despite being a man down.
Coach Art Briles tries to get the Bears moving in the right direction in his first year on the job.