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The Cardinals are not putting a limit on the workload for young pitching star Michael Wacha.
Pitching coach Derek Lilliquist says there's no reason to. Wacha pitched 170 innings last year and his coach says he could be a 200-inning guy this year.
Wacha's readiness became more important ...
Jadeveon Clowney made things tougher for Johnny Manziel and the other potential No. 1 picks Monday.
The former South Carolina star ran the fastest 40-yard dash time of the defensive lineman. NFL.com reported the unofficial time at 4.47 seconds. NFL Network said it was 4.53. Either way ...
Pierre Desir long ago became resigned to the likelihood that his lifelong NFL dream might not come true.
The 6-foot-1, 198-pound cornerback had greater responsibilities than impressing a bunch of football scouts. He worked his way through a growing Division II college in St. Charles, Mo. With no athletic scholarship ...
Missouri was hoping for a repeat of last season's upset of Tennessee. The Tigers didn't shoot well enough for a similar outcome.
Bri Kulas scored 22 points and Morgan Eye added 15 for the Tigers in the 56-50 loss to the No. 10 Lady Vols on Sunday.
Andraya Carter knew there was no reason to panic.
With Missouri closing in, Tennessee showed poise down the stretch to hold off the pesky Tigers 56-50 on Sunday.
"No, I don't think we were nervous," said Carter, who finished with eight points. "We actually just kept telling each other ...
The winning numbers in Saturday evening's drawing of the "Powerball" game were:
02-03-13-14-54, Powerball: 4, Power Play: 5
(two, three, thirteen, fourteen, fifty-four; Powerball: four; Power Play: five)
Estimated jackpot: $40 million
Multi-State Lottery Association: http://www.powerball.com/
Joe McDonald couldn't hide his exhaustion.
He wasn't the only George Washington starter that didn't have much left after getting little help from a thin bench.
Jordair Jett scored 16 points, Rob Loe added 12 and No. 10 Saint Louis beat the Colonials 66-59 Saturday night for ...
Levi Randolph had not scored in double figures since tallying 14 points against LSU on Jan. 25. In the eight games since he scored a total of 22 points, while shooting a woeful 8 of 32 from the floor (25%).
Consider the slump over.
Randolph exploded for a career night ...
Rob Loe figures if the Saint Louis Billikens put together a complete game this season it will be special. For now, they'll take what they can get.
Jordair Jett scored 16 points, Loe added 12 and No. 10 Saint Louis earned its 19th straight win by holding off George ...
Martez Harrison scored 24 points and UMKC stunned Utah Valley 74-56 on Saturday night, dropping the Wolverines out of sole possession of first place in the Western Athletic Conference.
Nelson Kirksey added 16 points for the Kangaroos (8-18, 5-8), who snapped a six-game losing streak. UMKC shot 50 percent from ...
Chris Udofia scored 12 points with 11 rebounds and Cam Griffin added 14 points as Denver clobbered Nebraska-Omaha 72-60 on Saturday night.
Marcus Byrd came off the bench to score 12 points for the Pioneers (15-12, 8-4 Summit). Nate Engesser added 11 and Bryant Rucker nine.
The Pioneers went 14 ...
Antonius Cleveland scored a career-high 19 points, including a game-winning half-court shot with less than a second remaining, to lead Southeast Missouri past Tennessee Martin 77-74 on Saturday.
Marshun Newell hit back-to-back jumpers to give UTM (8-21, 3-11 Ohio Valley) a 72-69 lead with 56 seconds to play. Jarekious Bradley ...
Michael Sam needed no introduction.
He provided one anyway, subtly spelling out his desire to be known simply as a football player whose sexuality isn't a national story.
"Good afternoon. My name is Michael Sam. I play football for the University of Missouri," he said to commence his first ...
TrayVonn Wright scored 20 points with seven rebounds as North Dakota State won its fifth straight to lead the Summit League by defeating South Dakota State 74-59 on Saturday.
Marshall Bjorklund had 18 points for the Bison (21-6, 10-2 Summit), Lawrence Alexander added 12 and Kory Brown 10.
North Dakota ...
Austin Ruder led a balanced offense with 15 points as Missouri State took down Indiana State 77-66 on Saturday.
Missouri State (18-10, 8-8 Missouri Valley) used a 13-0 run in the first half to open a 29-14 lead en route to a 37-26 halftime advantage.
Indiana State (21-7, 12-4) cut ...
Cardinals pitcher Jaime Garcia will return to St. Louis on Sunday to have doctors examine his surgically repaired throwing shoulder, making it unlikely he'll be ready for the start of the season.
Cardinals general manager John Mozeliak made the announcement on Saturday before a short workout. Garcia underwent season-ending ...
Former U.S. attorney Catherine Hanaway is stepping down from the Republican National Committee to focus on her 2016 campaign for Missouri governor.
Hanaway publicly announced her resignation Saturday at a meeting of Missouri Republican State Committee. She declared her candidacy for governor earlier this month.
There is no rule ...
The Missouri Republican Party has endorsed a ballot measure seeking to create a constitutional right to farm.
A proposed amendment scheduled to appear on the November ballot would ask voters whether the right "to engage in farming and ranching" should be "forever guaranteed" in the Missouri Constitution.
The Republican State ...
The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the "Mega Millions" game were:
23-29-32-45-46, Mega Ball: 15
(twenty-three, twenty-nine, thirty-two, forty-five, forty-six; Mega Ball: fifteen)
Estimated jackpot: $172 million
The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the "Megaplier" game were: