The Cougars are 24-3 in regular season play after losing to the McKendree Bearcats.
The junior has won the all-around title in five of six meets this season.
Texas A&M is picked to finish first, followed by Texas, Baylor and Oklahoma State.
Outfielder Rhea Taylor has received the award three times in her career.
Oklahoma's Blake Griffin, who was named Big 12 Player of the Week for the fifth time this season, averages 22.8 points. He leads the nation in rebounding with 14.2 per game.
MU grad student Moones Mellouli cheered on his brother, Olympic gold medalist Ous Mellouli, at this year's Missouri Grand Prix. It was one of the few times the brothers are able to get together throughout the year.
As a senior, Jessica Stanley is in her first season with the Stephens College women's basketball team, but after struggles at three other programs, she says she is glad she found the Stars.
The Columbia Bicycle Club’s annual Froze Toes was the first race for Columbia cyclists Jan Bradford-Watts and Nolan Froese.
The Columbia College women's basketball team moved up two spots in the NAIA rankings.
"Baseball America" named Missouri pitcher Kyle Gibson and catcher Trevor Coleman to its preseason All-America teams on Monday.
The Missouri football team has filled a hole in its 2009 schedule, agreeing to host Furman of the Football Championship Subdivision on Sept. 19.
The Columbia College men's basketball team is now No. 22 in the NAIA poll.
Ron Lykins has been named the new head coach for the Tiger Wheelchair Basketball Team
The No. 5 Missouri wrestling team bounced back from a disappointing loss Friday by beating No. 2 Iowa State on Sunday afternoon at Hearnes Center.
The highlight of the day's competition for MU was sophomore Lauren Lavigna's second-place finish in the women's 200-meter backstroke.
Some of the best swimmers at this weekend's Missouri Grand Prix say life changes during the years they aren't preparing for an Olympic competition.
Missouri swimmer Lauren Lavigna finished second in the women's 200-meter backstroke during Day 3 of the 2009 Missouri Grand Prix. Mary Descenza won the race as well as the women's 200-meter butterfly for her fourth and fifth gold medals of the event.
The Missouri softball team won its season opening tournament, going 3-0 this weekend at Georgia State's First Pitch Classic.
The Missouri men's basketball team, which beat Nebraska 70-47 Saturday, has developed a strong bond. Tigers coach Mike Anderson has called his squad "the ultimate team."