In his two seasons at Missouri, guard Keon Lawrence has had better statistics in Big 12 games than in non-conference games.
Missouri junior K-Kay Pickens has never played consistently as a member of the Tigers, but she stays positive through teaching and working with her teammates
Gene Koepke took a seat on the Cougar bench for the first time in 1989. Nineteen years later, he still hasn’t left.
Hubalek worked hard in practice, finally putting his earnest effort into becoming a low-post player, and his numbers began improving.
One of the lacrosse players on this year’s team spent last year doing service in Kenya instead of going to school and playing lacrosse.
After giving up 100 points in two of the past four games, the Missouri men’s basketball team is trying to improve its defense.
Jessra Johnson’s ability to keep the MU women's basketball team loose with her humor would be a great asset for any squad, but it’s especially good for a young Tigers team going through a rough season.
Senior Vince Demarest hasn't started a match with the Tigers, but sticks with the team for the discipline and toughness it brings.
The Big 12 has an RPI rating that’s second in the country, nine teams already boasting at least 16 wins, and the nation’s best winning percentage against ranked outsiders.
The basketball bug is fulfilled at least three times a week for MU junior Daniel Thode, who coaches a Columbia Youth Basketball Association boy’s team. His eighth and ninth-grade team, the Flying Squirrels, practices twice a week and has a game each Saturday.
MU men’s basketball player Jason Horton and former MU guard Stefhon Hannah waived their arraignments, which were set for Monday. Both were charged with misdemeanor third-degree assault stemming from a Jan. 27 fight outside a late-night restaurant.
Chanel Ross leads the NAIA in both assists and steals, and is leading the American Midwest Conference in scoring. The Columbia College women's basketball team faces off against her and her team Wednesday in the AMC tournament semifinals.
in their first game outdoors at University Field this season, the Tigers defeated Boston University 12-6. It was the third time the team defeated BU in three days in addition to two victories over South Dakota State.
In May of 2007, the Missouri men’s lacrosse team made national headlines when it decided not to renew the contract of openly gay head coach Kyle Hawkins. For months after, a small club team that received little media attention was at the forefront of a nationwide controversy.
In the summer of 2007, the lacrosse team hired Jared Diamond as its new head coach. Diamond, a former MU lacrosse player, said he hopes hard work will be the answer for the lacrosse team making a name for itself that is not so closely associated with the firing of Hawkins.
Carl Edwards raced to his second win in six days, holding off Dale Earnhardt Jr. on a pair of late restarts Sunday at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
Cougars men's basketball coach Burchard said the best part about winning his 500th game was that he could finally put all the attention behind him.
Pitcher Jen Bruck was unhappy with her performance despite being credited with a win in her team’s second victory on Saturday.