Coming from behind to defeat Texas Tech 5-3 Saturday at University Field improved the Missouri softball team to 3-4 in Big 12 play.
The Tigers defeated Iowa State 7-0 on Saturday in Ames, Iowa, losing just three sets in the six singles matches.
Minnesota led 1-0 at halftime, but the Tigers tied the match when freshman forward Alysha Bonnick scored in the 53rd minute.
The Missouri gymnastics team finished fourth out of six teams Saturday at the NCAA Central Regional in Baton Rouge, La. Their 195.100 was the lowest score since their opening Big 12 Conference meet against Iowa State on Jan. 18.
Sophomore Nick Adcock set a personal record at the Tom Botts Invitational with a win the 110-meter high hurdles at 14.45 seconds.
With his team struggling, Missouri coach Tim Jamieson’s lineup and rotation changes have worked out even better than he could have hoped.
There’s only one position in the secondary that doesn’t have a returning starter from 2007 atop the depth chart in the spring. That’s because free safety William Moore needed surgery after an injury in the Cotton Bowl and won’t be able to reclaim his position until the fall.
Jacob Priday broke the Big 12 records for home runs and total bases in a game on Friday, leading the Missouri Tigers past the Texas Longhorns, 31-12. Aaron Crow's consecutive scoreless innings streak ended at 43, after he allowed 5 runs in the first inning. Wind gusts of 30 mph helped balls leap off the bats of hitters all night.
The Cougars overcame poor weather to win on senior day.
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During the first day of the Tom Botts Invitational, held during cold weather and 30 mph wind, some athletes simply scratched rather than compete in the conditions.
Missouri took the doubles point in the match before falling in the five-straight singles matches.
The Missouri pitcher has tossed 42 2/3 scoreless innings, but the NCAA does not have an official record on the books. Any effort to find the record can turn into an obesssion, but in the end we may not find a conclusive answer.
What makes Maureen Modesto special is not beating opponents that are supposed to be better than her, but at 5 feet 1-inch tall, she’s doing it against players much bigger than her.
Missouri freshman Alex Gold and LSU gymnast Samantha Engle met in Allen, Texas, but the sport took them in different directions.
The injury is one of several Alexander has suffered over the course of his career with the Missouri football team.
Coach Andy Materer has the team work on unusual drills in practice to make up for a lack of firepower.
Swollen creeks present a challenge that only the most experienced paddlers should try.
In practice on Wednesday, coach Ben Loeb had the Bruins play matches against each other in order to prepare for Friday’s Columbia Duals, where the team will face two tough opponents, Edwardsville at 10:30 a.m. and Joplin at 2:30 p.m.