PHOTO GALLERY: MU men's basketball upsets Jayhawks

Balancing basketball and school comes easily to Whitney Widaman

Columbia College women's basketball player reaches 1,000 points in her career.

Five Missouri athletes selected to Mizzou '39

Carroll helps Tigers rally to beat Kansas

Missouri forward DeMarre Carroll scored 16 of his game-high 22 points in the second half to keep the Tigers within striking distance against Kansas.  

Taylor and Tiller spur Missouri's comeback

After struggling in the first half, Missouri guards Zaire Taylor and J.T. Tiller redeemed themselves in the second half. 

Bruins boys basketball dominates

The Rock Bridge boys basketball team moved to 21-0 with a decisive victory Monday over Smith-Cotton. The Bruins host 21-2 Springfield Central on Tuesday night.

Fans want MU basketball team to prove it

Despite a 20-4 record, a tradition of disappointment has many Tigers fans skeptical as the men's basketball team enters tonight's game against Kansas.

New MU tennis player enjoying big changes

The weather, playing on a team and even going to class are all adjustments for Danielle Day, a freshman on the Missouri tennis team from Tampa, Fla.

Ben Askren wins in MMA debut

Former Missouri wrestler Ben Askren was confident he could fight as well as he could wrestle. He was right. Saturday in Columbia, he quickly defeated his first opponent in a mixed martial arts match.

Missouri never trails on its way to 20th win


DeMarre Carroll scored a career-high 31 points in the Tigers' 82-68 win. Missouri's 7-2 conference record ties its best start since the Big 12 started competition in 1996.

Johnson leads Tigers off bench to beat Jayhawks

Junior Jessra Johnson led Missouri in scoring with 20 points in the Tigers 74-60 win over Kansas on Saturday at Mizzou Arena. Johnson came off the bench for only the fourth time this season. Johnson said she feels less pressure when she doesn't have to start the game.

No problems for MU women in win over Kansas

The Missouri women's basketball team avenged an earlier loss to the Jayhawks with a 74-60 win on Saturday at Mizzou Arena.

Keith Marcks more than just a coach

St. Charles Vikings coach Keith Marcks is a role model for his seventh-grade boys basketball team. Not only does he voluntarily coach this team, but he also holds a full time job and is a father to five children, two of whom have been diagnosed with Autism.

MU softball coach wants better effort

Senior Micaela Minner and freshman Chelsea Thomas led the Black team to a 7-2 win over the Gold team in the Missouri softball team's 14th annual Black and Gold game.

MU wrestlers handle Oklahoma State

The Tigers won eight of the 10 matches over No. 15 Oklahoma State.

Close game goes right way for Cougars' men

The Cougars ended their bad luck in close games by beating Park University 63-62 on Saturday. Of the Cougars six losses, five have been by less than five points.

Rock Bridge wrestlers beat De Smet

The Rock Bridge wrestling team defeated De Smet 48-30 Saturday in Creve Coeur.

Shire stands out in MU gymnastics win over SEMO

The junior notched a 9.95 score on the balance beam and won her fourth all-around title of the season Friday night at Hearnes Center.

Hickman gets home win over Logan-Rogersville

Hickman boys basketball ended a two-game slide with a 50-35 home win over the visting Wildcats Friday night.

Missouri wrestling comes from behind to beat OU