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Chiefs show resiliency in win over San Diego

The Kansas City Chiefs were such a mess in their season opener against Tennessee that they were quickly written off, their dramatic turnaround last season considered a fluke.

Finnegan learns fast: from school to World Series

Betty Finnegan made the 5 1/2-hour drive from Fort Worth, Texas, with a friend Aug. 31 to watch the last two games of the season for the Northwest Arkansas Naturals. Her 21-year-old son was finishing his first summer as a professional baseball player on the Double-A team after helping pitch TCU into the College World Series.

Jay wrist surgery lone medical issue for Cardinals

Jon Jay will undergo left wrist surgery later this week, the lone major medical issue facing the St. Louis Cardinals coming off a fourth straight National League Championship Series.

Column: Keselowski marches to his own beat

With his back up against the wall, Brad Keselowski took home the checkered flag Sunday at Talledega to stay alive in the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship and advance to the Eliminator Round.

Wanted: Cities interested in hosting 2024 Olympics

Rejected time and again for the 2022 Winter Olympics, the International Olympic Committee will soon be seeking suitors for the 2024 Summer Olympics.

Columbia College men's soccer falls to Lyon College

Lyon College's Guilherme Rossi scored the lone goal one minute into the second half.

Columbia College women's soccer stays undefeated in conference play

The Cougars beat Lyon College 5-0 in Batesville, Arkansas, on Sunday.

SEC is first conference to take 4 of 5 spots atop AP football poll

Mississippi State stayed No. 1 after a weekend off. The Atlantic Coast Conference's Florida State held its ground at No. 2 after beating then-No. 5 Notre Dame 31-27.

Cardinals fans switch loyalties as Royals head to World Series

Root for the other Missouri team or remain in despair? For Cardinals fans, it's a difficult decision to make.

Stephens College soccer deals with injuries, mid-season struggles

The injury-plagued Stars lost to Lindenwood University-Belleville on Saturday to remain winless in conference play.

College football roundup: No. 4 Baylor shocked by West Virginia

No. 4 Baylor's 41-27 loss to West Virginia highlighted the early college football lineup Saturday. Alabama shut out Texas A&M in a dominant performance in the Southeastern Conference slate.

Stephens volleyball takes care of business in final tournament game

In the first match, Stephens College lost to Mayville State University. Later in the day, Stephens beat AIB College of Business.

Columbia College volleyball record turning around

The Columbia College volleyball team won its fourth consecutive match Tuesday after a dramatic road win Oct. 10. 

Formidable freshmen emerging across the SEC

SEC coaches are willing to let recruits fresh out of high school compete for major roles — and many are showing they deserve it.

Florida Gators suspend basketball player Chris Walker for first 2 games of season

Walker is widely considered an NBA lottery pick because of his size, raw skill and athleticism.

Giants beat Cardinals 5-4 in 10th inning on Choate wild throw

The San Francisco Giants now have a 2-1 lead over the St. Louis Cardinals in the National League Championship Series.

UPDATE: SEC commissioner Mike Slive to retire due to health reasons

He is retiring at the end of the academic year in order to pursue further treatment for recurring prostate cancer.

Stephens volleyball ends three-match skid behind middle hitters

The Stephens College volleyball team won three consecutive sets against Hannibal-LaGrange University en route to its third conference win of the season. 

Royals edge Orioles 2-1 to take 3-0 lead in ALCS

Billy Butler drove in the go-ahead run with a sacrifice fly in the sixth inning, and the Royals' steel-curtain bullpen shut down the Baltimore Orioles the rest of the way for a 2-1 win Tuesday night and a commanding 3-0 lead in the American League Championship Series.

Stephens College volleyball ends three-match losing streak

The Stars won three straight sets over Hannibal-La Grange University to improve to 3-5 in conference play.