Tigers eager for home tennis matches

After being on the road all season, the Missouri tennis team now has a month-long stretch of home matches that begins this weekend.

Hickman's Pescaglia advances at state wrestling meet

Hickman's Vince Pescaglia won his only match, but Rock Bridge's Thomas Senseman lost twice and was eliminated.

Cougars' men squeak by Owls

The Columbia College men's basketball team received a wake up call in a loss to William Woods in January. On Thursday night, the Cougars returned the favor with a 61-58 victory.

Cougars women hold off William Woods

The Columbia College women's basketball team defeated William Woods 73-69 on Thursday night at Southwell Complex.

Stephens swimmers look for win

The Stephens swimming team is dealing with some challenges heading into its meet Saturday against visiting Hannibal LaGrange.

Stephens falls to Missouri Baptist

Stephens basketball coach Dane Pavlovich said he saw improvement in his team in an 84-76 loss to visiting Missouri Baptist on Thursday night.

Transfer takes over shortstop for MU

Despite his height, Michael Liberto aims for nothing short of Omaha.

MU women's basketball defeats No. 16 Kansas State

The Tigers held Kansas State scoreless for a 16-minute stretch on their way to a 52-43 win Wednesday at Mizzou Arena.

PHOTO GALLERY: Missouri women's basketball upsets Kansas State

The Tigers and Wildcats wore pink in honor of breast cancer awareness month.

Tigers improve, but far from content

With a 52-43 victory over No. 16-ranked Kansas State, the Missouri women's basketball team surpassed its conference win total from all of last season.

Columbia wrestlers set for state

Hickman High School's Vince Pescaglia and Rock Bridge High School's Thomas Senseman are representing Columbia in the high school state wrestling tournament Thursday at Mizzou Arena.

Coach brings alternative outlook to Stephens

Stephens swim coach Laura Wacker finds metaphysics useful in her work with the team and in her life.

Missouri Grand Prix attendence falls

Several reasons, not just Michael Phelps' suspension, factored into the lower attendence in Missouri and California.

Bruins boys' basketball dominates Truman

The Rock Bridge boys basketball team defeated the Truman Patriots 76-36 on Wednesday in Independence to improve to 23-1.

Kewpies boys basketball falls

The Hickman boy’s basketball team lost 62-43 at Jefferson City on Wednesday. It was Hickman’s final regular season game.

No. 11 ranking brings new challenges

The MU basketball team tries to focus and improve.

The Beat: Mixed martial arts is no show for MU alum Ben Askren

Sports editor Greg Bowers and reporter Robby Lewis talk about Askren's athletic career.

Pink Zone game to promote cancer awareness

Amanda Hanneman, a junior on the Missouri women's basketball team, was a freshman in college when her mom was diagnosed with breast cancer.

Wins and losses not too important to Douglass coaches

Douglass boys basketball coaches help players on, off court.

The Beat: Tigers defeat Jayhawks

Sports editor Greg Bowers and reporter Luke Thompson talk about Missouri’s unexpected victory over the defending national champions.