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.
The Bears stormed back from 13 points down in the second half.
The Rock Bridge girls basketball team blew out Waynesville 51-28 in the quarterfinals Saturday afternoon.
The Missouri women's basketball team's 81-52 loss to Kansas State gave the Tigers the second most losses in a season in program history.
Rhea Taylor went 7-for-7 and stole seven bases as her team defeated South Dakota State and Boston University Friday night.
Junior Chris Rohr broke his week-old school record in the weight throw at the Big 12 Indoor Championships, but he finished second in the event.
The Cougars came away with a 102-55 win over Williams Baptist to set up a second-round matchup with Harris-Stowe.
A strong start for Danielle Guider during the 28th Annual Cat Classic on Friday night at Hearnes Center was not a sign of great things to come. A team score of 48.975 on the vault was the highest event total of the meet for the Tigers.
Aaron Senne's homer helped secure the win for Aaron Crow, who struggled in the first innning but finished with 10 strikeouts in five innings pitched.