Minus two star players, Rams get back to work

As bad as the bottom line appears from a 34-6 blowout to the Vikings at home, players believe one good week will make it all better. Still, they will be using that whipping as motivation.

Bowe, new additions give Chiefs new look in Week 2

Wide receiver Dwayne Bowe made his much-needed return to the Kansas City Chiefs' practice field Wednesday after serving his weeklong suspension following an arrest last November.

New crop of talented SEC quarterbacks emerge

A new crop of quarterbacks — including Missouri's Maty Mauk — are faring just fine on the football field in 2014. Their numbers look a whole lot like the stats their predecessors piled up last year.

Missouri volleyball lacks energy in five-set loss to SLU

After getting off to a shaky 2014 season, Missouri volleyball coach Wayne Kreklow lamented his team's lack of energy in a five-set loss to Saint Louis on Tuesday at Hearnes Center.

Missouri football's senior receivers are no talk, all action

Jimmie Hunt, Bud Sasser and Darius White are, on the whole, some of the most humble personalities on the team. But they don't lack confidence; they just prefer to make their statements on the field.

Rock Bridge soccer rolls past Battle in historic matchup

The Rock Bridge High School boys soccer team defeated visiting Muriel Williams Battle High School in the first game between the teams.

Stephens College volleyball uses height to earn second consecutive win

The Stephens College volleyball team took control of the front line in a sweep of Central Christian College of the Bible.

Stephens College volleyball earns fourth win in five matches with sweep

Halan Mann had 11 kills and Suhey Campos had 19 digs as the Stephens College volleyball team won its second consecutive match. 

Missouri football wants J'Mon Moore to break out

Redshirt freshman receiver J'Mon Moore hasn't registered a catch yet this season. But his quarterback and coach expect big things from him down the road. 

Columbia College volleyball maintains perfect record

Senior Paula Rosa had a team-high 25 kills, including the match winner.

MU's first openly gay athlete inspires former college coach

Former University of Memphis cross country and track coach Greg Russell said he found inspiration to come out as gay from the story of Greg DeStephen, MU's first openly gay athlete.

Columbia College men overcome a red card to climb to .500

Columbia beat Westminster College 2-1. They improve to 2-2 with the victory.

Mesoraco homers, leads Reds over Cardinals

The Cincinnati Reds earned a 9-5 victory Tuesday night that ended their six-game losing streak against the St. Louis Cardinals.

Tigers top Royals, pull closer to top of AL Central

Detroit starter Max Scherzer (16-5) gave up a run and seven hits in 6 2/3 innings. Kansas City was down 3-1 in the fifth when Alex Gordon's deep fly to right went just foul with two on. Gordon walked to load the bases with one out, but Salvador Perez lined out and Eric Hosmer struck out.

Tolton softball wins big against Versailles

The Fr. Tolton Regional Catholic softball team defeated Versailles 11-1 at American Legion Park on Tuesday.

Missouri women's golf places second at Chip-N Club Invitational

Despite having to wait out a 90-minute weather delay in third round, the Tigers shot 27-over par to finish second.

Chiefs hope to involve Jamaal Charles more going forward

Jamaal Charles carried the ball on the first two plays of the game, and then caught a 14-yard swing pass from quarterback Alex Smith for a first down. But during the rest of Sunday's game, Charles only got his hands on the ball eight times as the Kansas City offense sputtered and backfired.

Kansas City Chiefs sign Kevin Vickerson, make other roster moves

The deal for Kevin Vickerson is a one-year contract, a person with knowledge of the situation told The Associated Press. The person spoke on condition of anonymity because terms were not disclosed.

Hickman softball defeats Kirksville

The Hickman softball team shut out Kirksville on Tuesday night.

Penn State coach James Franklin thankful for bowl chance

The Nittany Lions aren't in a bowl yet. But the chance for a late December bowl berth is something that was missing from their early-season hopes.