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National Sports

Nations top swimmers converge on Columbia, MU

MU will host the Mizzou Grand Prix this weekend, a swim meet featuring most of the American national team.

Giants snatch Super Bowl win from Patriots

In one of the biggest upsets in Super Bowl history, New York shattered New England’s unbeaten season 17-14 Sunday night as Eli Manning hit Plaxico Burress on a 13-yard fade with 35 seconds left. It was the Giants’ 11th straight victory on the road and the first time the Patriots tasted defeat in more than a year.

Fans prepare for home Super Bowl parties

You could tell who was shopping for a Super Bowl party in Columbia on Saturday afternoon just by glancing at what was piled in each person’s cart:

Rams win first at home

Gus Frerotte carries blame for the St. Louis Rams' last home loss. His fast start had a lot to do with the franchise finally getting a win.

Chiefs lose again

After falling to the Chargers on Sunday the Chiefs have lost six of eight and five in a row and could be on the brink of their worst season in two decades.

Women’s sports have come a long way — both nationally and at MU

COLUMBIA — In any given year, Lori Painter and Willie Geissert attend games for six or seven different MU sports, cheering their hearts out for their beloved Tigers.

Tigers make cover of Sports Illustrated

Title hunt over for Carl Edwards

Engine problems ruined Carl Edwards' longshot chances for the Nextel Cup title.

Rams earn first win of season

Impressive performances from Marc Bulger, Steven Jackson and the Rams' defense helped end the Saints' four-game winning streak.

Broncos drop Chiefs at Arrowhead

Denver capitalized on three Damon Huard turnovers and beat Kansas City at home for the first time since 2002.

Edwards wins pole

Edwards won his first pole in almost two years.

Favre pushes Packers past Chiefs

Brett Favre was 24-for-34 passing with two touchdowns in the Packers’ 33-22 victory over the Chiefs on Sunday at Arrowhead.

Carl Edwards wins Busch Series

Columbia's Carl Edwards finally wrapped up his first NASCAR Busch Series championship Saturday at Texas Motor Speedway.

Cardinals take off interim label for Mozeliak

John Mozeliak was named the Cardinals new general manager on Wednesday

Tension between Carl Edwards and teammate showing again

Columbia’s Carl Edwards appeared to take issue with teammate Matt Kenseth after Sunday’s Nextel Cup race.

La Russa agrees to new contract with Cards

Tony La Russa will come back to manage the Cardinals and said he would like to see a decision made soon about the team’s general manager.

New Royals manager not concerned about doubters

Despite a lack of experience at the major league level, new Royals manager Trey Hillman says he is confident he’ll be able to handle the job.

Texas Tech’s Bobby Knight riffs on baseball

At the Big 12 basketball media day, Bobby Knight spent most of his time talking about baseball.

Chiefs' Johnson finds his form

Larry Johnson the Chiefs' struggling running back turned in just his second 100-yard rushing performance of the season and scored the Chiefs’ first rushing touchdown all season, helping Kansas City hold off the Bengals.

Ravens rout Rams

It was a rout waiting to happen. The winless St. Louis Rams and their depleted offense against a defense eager to prove that it’s still the best in the NFL.

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