Missouri’s game against Texas A&M on Saturday was decided in the first five minutes and three seconds of the second half, when the Aggies went on a 15-0 run.
The Missouri soccer team signed six recruits Wednesday that coach Bryan Blitz expects will have a significant impact on the team.
Michael Chandler scored a technical fall against a ranked opponent and helped spark the Tigers to victory against Oklahoma.
Five Rock Bridge and Hickman wrestlers remain undefeated after the frst day of the the high school wrestling district finals. The Bruins and Kewpies traveled to Jefferson City for the competition.
With 1 second left in the third quarter Eric Franklin hit a 3-pointer from half court to help give the Kewpies a 59-54 win.
Junior Jordan Dressler led the Bruins with 18 points in the 76-54 victory Friday night.
The Rock Bridge girls team won 44-37 on Friday night, in part thanks to a tough defense.
Sophomores Liz Straatmann, Becky Scholle posted season-best scores while fellow sophomore Sarah Shire led a Tiger sweep of the all-around competition.
In the early game the Tigers offense was shut down by Virginia Tech's two-time All-American starter. The power of junior shortstop Lindsey Ubrun helped get the win in the nightcap.
MU guard Stefhon Hannah was arrested on suspicion of third-degree assault Friday afternoon in connection with a Jan. 27 altercation at Athena Night Club. Hannah received a broken jaw in the fight. According to employees, Athena has since closed.
MU student-athletes and members of the MU Greek community will team up for the first time at thet event to benefit the Central Missouri Food Bank. The groups will collect canned goods at the entrance and place students around the arena to accept monetary donations so the food bank can purchase items it needs.
The Cougars pulled away in the second half, but coach Bob Burchard sees room for his team to improve its defensive effort.
Kelsey Eckenrode, a junior guard on the Rock Bridge girls basketball team, is a renowned 3-point shooter. Last year as a sophomore, Eckenrode scored just six points a game but shot 46 percent from behind the arc.
Junior Alyssa Hollins was the only returning member of the Missouri women’s basketball team that averaged 10 minutes per game a year ago, and she's helped carry the team from day one.