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    Schwartz helps surging Blues beat Avalanche 3-1

    Schwartz helps surging Blues beat Avalanche 3-1

    Posted 11:03 AM 1/19/2015 by The Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS (AP) - Jaden Schwartz had a goal and assist and the St. Louis Blues' defense stifled the Colorado Avalanche in a 3-1 victory on Monday night.

    Brian Elliott made 17 saves, T.J. Oshie scored and defenseman Carl Gunnarsson got his second goal of the season for the Blues. St. Louis (More)

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    Reports say Max Scherzer, Nationals agree to 7-year contract

    Reports say Max Scherzer, Nationals agree to 7-year contract

    Posted 8:59 AM 1/19/2015 by The Associated Press

    WASHINGTON - Various reports say 2013 AL Cy Young Award winner Max Scherzer has agreed to a seven-year contract with the Washington Nationals.

    Neither the Nationals nor Scherzer's agent immediately responded to requests for comment Sunday night.

    Scherzer, a 30-year-old right-hander (More)

  • Basketball

    Local Scores: Sunday, Jan. 18

    Posted 9:26 PM 1/18/2015

    MID-MISSOURI - Here are your local scores from Sunday, Jan. 18:

    High School Boys Basketball

    Sacred Heart 87 - Versailles 80

    Iberia 77 - Father Tolton 74

    Hazelwood (More)

  • Sports

    Big 5 pass cost of attendance as NCAA autonomy begins

    Big 5 pass cost of attendance as NCAA autonomy begins

    Posted 5:05 PM 1/18/2015 by The Associated Press

    OXON HILL, Maryland - Two huge video screens flanked a banner that stretched about the length of a third-and-long and hung behind the dais at the front of an expansive ballroom.

    On the banner and the screens were the logos of the five wealthiest and most powerful conferences in college (More)

  • Sports

    Elliott stops 27 shots as Blues shut out Maple Leafs 3-0

    Elliott stops 27 shots as Blues shut out Maple Leafs 3-0

    Posted 9:53 PM 1/17/2015 by The Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS (AP) - Brian Elliott stopped 27 shots for his third shutout of the season and 28th of his career as the St. Louis Blues topped the slumping Toronto Maple Leafs 3-0 on Saturday night.

    Alexander Steen extended his scoring streak to a career-high nine games with a goal and an (More)

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    Moore lifts Tennessee past Missouri 59-51

    Moore lifts Tennessee past Missouri 59-51

    Posted 9:51 PM 1/17/2015 by The Associated Press

    COLUMBIA (AP) - Armani Moore scored 15 points and grabbed 11 rebounds while Kevin Punter added 12 points to lead Tennessee past Missouri 59-51 on Saturday.

    After holding on against No. 19 Arkansas earlier in the week, Tennessee (11-5, 3-1 Southeastern Conference) built its lead late (More)

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    Maclin added to Pro Bowl roster

    Maclin added to Pro Bowl roster

    Posted 7:22 PM 1/16/2015 by KOMU 8 Digital Staff

    PHILADELPHIA - Former Missouri and current Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Jeremy Maclin will make hi first-ever trip to the NFL Pro Bowl.

    On Friday, the Eagles announced Maclin will replace Denver's Demaryius Thomas because of injury.

    During his comeback-season Maclin set NFL (More)

  • Baseball

    Royals relievers Coleman, Collins avoid arbitration

    Royals relievers Coleman, Collins avoid arbitration

    Posted 2:41 PM 1/16/2015 by The Associated Press

    KANSAS CITY (AP) - Relief pitchers Louis Coleman and Tim Collins agreed to one-year contracts with the Kansas City Royals on Friday, allowing both of them to avoid arbitration.

    Collins agreed at $1,475,000 and Coleman at $725,000.

    The 25-year-old Collins, a left-hander, had a 3.86 (More)

  • Sports

    Local Scores: Thursday, Jan. 15

    Local Scores: Thursday, Jan. 15

    Posted 10:54 PM 1/15/2015

    MID-MISSOURI- Here are your local scores from Tuesday, Jan, 13:

    High School Girl Basketball

    Rock Bridge 58

    Ozark 43

     

    Hickman 66

    Waynesville (More)

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  • Football

    Chiefs' training camp to Missouri Western for 3 more years

    Chiefs' training camp to Missouri Western for 3 more years

    Posted 8:18 PM 1/15/2015 by The Associated Press

    KANSAS CITY (AP) - The Kansas City Chiefs will continue to spend training camp on the campus of Missouri Western after the school's board of governors approved a three-year contract extension Friday.

    The decision will keep the Chiefs heading north of Kansas City through 2017. Their (More)

  • Baseball

    Lynn and Cardinals agree to $22 million, 3-year contract

    Lynn and Cardinals agree to $22 million, 3-year contract

    Posted 1:55 PM 1/15/2015 by The Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS (AP) - Pitcher Lance Lynn and the St. Louis Cardinals have agreed to a $22 million, three-year contract.

    Lynn gets $7 million this year and $7.5 million in each of the following two seasons.

    He can make $500,000 in performance bonuses based on starts in 2016 and $1 million (More)

  • Sports

    Local Scores: Wednesday, Jan. 14

    Local Scores: Wednesday, Jan. 14

    Posted 9:36 PM 1/14/2015

    MID-MISSOURI- Here are some of your local scores from Tuesday, Jan, 13:

    High School Girl Basketball

    (South Callaway Tournament)

    North Callaway 63

    Harrisburg 57

     

    New Bloomfield 58

    Herman 50

     

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    Missouri's Alex Grinch hired to coach Washington State defense

    Missouri's Alex Grinch hired to coach Washington State defense

    Posted 4:30 PM 1/14/2015 by KOMU 8 Digital Staff & The Associated Press

    PULLMAN, Washington (AP) - Washington State has hired Alex Grinch of Missouri to be defensive coordinator.

    "I'm excited to join the Washington State football program and thank Coach Leach for the opportunity. It's time to get to work to produce a defense that Cougar fans can be proud of," (More)

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  • Wrestling. All 10 Tiger Style Grapplers Make First NCAA Coaches' Panel Rankings

    Last Thursday, Jan. 22, the NCAA released the first of four coaches' panel rankings for the 2014-15 wrestling season. In the first edition, all 10 of Mizzou wrestling's starters were ranked in their respective weight classes.

  • W. Volleyball. Mizzou Volleyball Welcomes Courtney Eckenrode

    Mizzou volleyball head coach Wayne Kreklow is happy to announce that former Texas Gatorade Player of the Year Courtney Eckenrode (The Woodlands, Texas) will join the team in 2015. Eckenrode will transfer in from San Diego State where she started 19 matches at setter. She comes to Mizzou as a...

  • W. Basketball. Mizzou-Kentucky Postgame Quotes

    On thoughts about a good offense in first half... "I think we could have had a little more poise. We would see the open shooter and we would immediately make the pass instead of having a little more poise. But within scrambling out of it, it left a lot of...

  • W. Basketball. Mizzou-Kentucky Postgame Notes

    • Today's game marked Mizzou's fourth time competing against a ranked opponent in a six-game span.• The Tigers first four baskets were three-pointers, each made by a different Tiger (Lindsey Cunningham, Morgan Eye, Sierra Michaelis, and Maddie Stock).

  • W. Basketball. Mizzou's Three-Point Barrage Falls Short vs. No. 14 Kentucky

    The Mizzou Women's Basketball team nailed 13 three-pointers as a team, falling, 83-69, in a tight, physical contest with No. 14 Kentucky. Four different Tigers reached double figures as sophomore Sierra Michaelis poured in a team-best 16 points and added seven rebounds and six assists. Junior Maddie Stock chipped in...