Ben Askren was selected to be on the USA wrestling World Cup team that is competing at the 2008 World Cup for freestyle wrestling this weekend in Russia.
Missouri scored 15 points in the overtime to defeat Nebraska on Wednesday night. Keon Lawrence scored 19 points in the win.
MU will host the Mizzou Grand Prix this weekend, a swim meet featuring most of the American national team.
Lisa Puccio who is coming off a torn ACL has not been a major scorer, but styles the hair of the gymnasts and helps in other ways off the floor.
After their 20th win, an 86-48 victory at Williams Baptist on Saturday, senior Lee Sattler, and juniors Joe Flanner, Brett Hoskins and Christian Lewis decided to channel their inner punk-rockers and shaved their hair into Mohawks.
The Rock Bridge and Hickman swim teams have dramatically cut their practice distances to prepare for the state meet, a process known as tapering.
Freshman Jasmyn Otote has joined the starting lineup over the last few weeks after spending the better part of the season on the bench
Columbia College guard Keishell Paul hit the game-winning shot with less than a minute to play as the Columbia College women’s basketball team beat Illinois at Springfield.
The Rock Bridge girls baksetball team defeated visiting Troy Buchanan on Tuesday night by the score of 73-21 behind five scorers in double figures.
The last time Missouri played Nebraska, the team was without three suspended forwards to help contain Nebraska’s 6-foot-11 center Aleks Maric.
Stefhon Hannah was dismissed from the Missouri basketball team Tuesday, head coach Mike Anderson said in a news release.
Bad weather prevents suspended Missouri Tigers guard from returning to Columbia.
Freshman forward Jessica James has overcome early-season struggles to become a starter for the Columbia College women’s basktball team.
The group starts its runs at 5:30 a.m. on Saturdays when the sky is still dark and most people are asleep. Brett Barton, creator of the group, said the early start time prevents interruptions in members’ daily lives.
MU attorneys asked a Boone County Circuit judge Monday to prevent a potential “war of paper” between the university and attorneys laying the groundwork for a change of venue in the wrongful death lawsuit filed by the parents of Aaron O’Neal.