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Green-Beckham to sit at OU after NCAA decision

Green-Beckham to sit at OU after NCAA decision

Posted 7:58 AM 8/23/2014 by The Associated Press

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) - Dorial Green-Beckham will not be allowed to play for Oklahoma this season after the NCAA denied the school's request for a waiver that would have made the talented receiver eligible to play right now.

The school announced the decision Friday night.

Green-Beckham (More)...

Yesterday

FNF high school football scores and photos: Week 1

FNF high school football scores and photos: Week 1

Posted 3:06 PM 8/22/2014 by John Zupon, Jr., KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

COLUMBIA- Week one of high school football started off with major heat threatening to go into the triple digits and delaying a lot of the games.

(Click here to see all the scores.)

However, the heat did not slow down the big plays. (More)...

Mizzou basketball announces non-conference schedule

Chiefs OT Stephenson suspended for PEDs violation

8/21/2014

New assault complaints against ex-Mizzou RB emerge

New assault complaints against ex-Mizzou RB emerge

Posted 5:59 PM 8/21/2014 by The Associated Press

ST. LOUIS (AP) - Two more former University of Missouri students have gone public with assault allegations against ex-running back Derrick Washington, including a women's soccer player who said her coach suggested she could lose her scholarship if she pursued her complaint that Washington punched (More)...

Yesterday

The Extra Point: Game of the Week: North Callaway at Mexico

The Extra Point: Game of the Week: North Callaway at Mexico

Posted 9:50 PM 8/21/2014 by John Zupon Jr., KOMU 8 Sports Reporter

MEXICO - The smell of fresh cut grass is in the air, and school is in session, which means Friday Night Fever is back. In the first Game of the Week, the Mexico Bulldogs host the North Callaway Thunderbirds to kick off each teams' season.

KOMU 8 News will be covering most games with a (More)...

8/21/2014

Tony Stewart to miss third race after Ward's death

Tony Stewart to miss third race after Ward's death

Posted 8:16 AM 8/21/2014 by The Associated Press

CHARLOTTE, North Carolina (AP) - Tony Stewart will not race Saturday night at Bristol Motor Speedway in Tennessee, the third Sprint Cup race he's skipped since his car struck and killed Kevin Ward Jr. during a sprint car race.

Stewart's decision was announced Wednesday and Jeff Burton will (More)...

Lackey gives Neshek a Ruth ball for number switch

McBride, De La Rosa lift Rockies past Royals, 5-2

8/20/2014

Three Ferguson area schools practice at Rams facility

Three Ferguson area schools practice at Rams facility

Posted 6:42 PM 8/20/2014 by The Associated Press

ST. LOUIS (AP) - Courtland Griffin has attempted to keep the lives of his McCluer North football players as normal as possible despite the upheaval in their community - Ferguson, Missouri.

North is one of three high schools in the Ferguson-Florissant School District that has yet to begin (More)...

8/21/2014

Lynn, Peralta lead Cardinals to sweep of Reds

Lynn, Peralta lead Cardinals to sweep of Reds

Posted 7:57 AM 8/21/2014 by The Associated Press

ST. LOUIS (AP) - Lance Lynn beat Cincinnati for the third straight time, Jhonny Peralta hit a bases-clearing double and the St. Louis Cardinals topped the Reds 7-3 Wednesday night to complete a three-game sweep.

Reds starter Johnny Cueto (15-7) was off-kilter from the get-go and missed a (More)...

8/20/2014

Centralia football coach limited this season

Posted 2:38 PM 8/20/2014 by Andrew Kauffman, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter

CENTRALIA - Centralia Football Coach Erle Bennett is limited to coaching 550 hours this season due to a Missouri retirement statute.

Bennett retired from teaching last spring.

Steve Yoakum, the executive director of the Public School Retirement System of Missouri said, "The (More)...

Charles, Bowe remain out of Chiefs practice

Heat pushes back start times for high school games

Infante has 3 doubles to lead Royals past Rockies

Cardinals beat Reds on bases-loaded HBP in 9th

8/19/2014

Greg Robinson has double duty on offensive line

Greg Robinson has double duty on offensive line

Posted 6:22 PM 8/19/2014 by The Associated Press

ST. LOUIS (AP) - Rookie Greg Robinson has been getting double duty at guard and tackle in training camp for the St. Louis Rams.

The No. 2 pick has been equal to the task.

Robinson projects as a main tackle eventually, but being versatile is always a plus. He admits it's been (More)...

Cardinals put Mark Ellis on DL

With Chiefs' Charles out, Davis, Gray get chances

Carl Edwards to drive for Joe Gibbs Racing in 2015

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