The Linn Wildcats improved to 3-0 on the season by dismantling Hermann 61-40 on Monday night.
The Fatima Comets jumped out to an early lead before cruising to a 69-39 victory over New Bloomfield on Monday night.
The Helias Lady Crusaders’ game against Lebanon, scheduled for Monday night at Rackers Fieldhouse, was postponed due to poor road conditions in the Lebanon area. A new date for the game was not announced.
The California Lady Pintos used a strong third quarter en route to a 65-49 victory over Tipton on Monday night.
A.J. Grellner scored 15 points and recorded 10 rebounds to help lead Russellville to a 51-39 win over South Callaway on Monday night.
The Fatima Lady Comets outscored the St. Elizabeth Lady Hornets 12-8 in overtime to capture a 67-63 victory Monday night.
LeeAnn Polowy has always enjoyed shooting at the Blair Oaks gym. The Lady Falcons’ senior loved it Monday night.
The Missouri Tigers’ run to the Southeastern Conference championship game has reaped some individual awards. A total of seven Tigers made the Associated Press’ All-SEC team released Monday. Four of the Tigers were first-team picks, while two were on the second team and the other was honorable mention. Michael Sam, a senior defensive end, led the Missouri contingent by being named the SEC Defensive Player of the Year.
Aaron Donald called it the perfect birthday present for his father. The Pittsburgh senior defensive tackle won the Bronko Nagurski award given to the nation’s top college defensive player.
Auburn was the only school that didn’t have anyone on last year’s Associated Press All-Southeastern Conference team. Not surprising, since the Tigers failed to win a league game. What a turnaround for the Tigers this season, in every respect.
Jameis Winston will have plenty of company at the Heisman Trophy ceremony — though he’s not expected to have much competition. The Florida State quarterback was among a record-tying six Heisman finalists revealed Monday, along with Northern Illinois’ Jordan Lynch, Texas A&M’s Johnny Manziel, Alabama’s AJ McCarron, Auburn’s Tre Mason and Boston College’s Andre Williams.
Josh McCown threw for a career-high four touchdowns, and the Chicago Bears scored on their first eight possessions to grab a share of the NFC North lead with a 45-28 victory over the Dallas Cowboys on a frigid Monday night.
After leading Oakland to the 1989 World Series title and St. Louis to a pair of championships in 2006 and ‘11, La Russa was unanimously elected Monday to baseball’s Hall of Fame along with former managerial colleagues Bobby Cox and Joe Torre.
Missouri junior guard Jordan Clarkson was named the National Player of the Week by College Sports Madness on Monday as well as the Southeastern Conference Player of the Week.
The Helias Lady Crusaders improved to 2-0 with a 47-29 victory against the Moberly Lady Spartans on Saturday night in the Norm Stewart Challenge at Columbia College.
The Blair Oaks Lady Falcons jumped out to an early lead and cruised to a 72-29 victory over Versailles in the third-place game of the Eugene Tournament Friday night.
Miguel Angel Jimenez successfully defended his Hong Kong Open title Sunday to extend his record as the oldest winner in European Tour history.
The Blair Oaks Falcons used a 24-point third quarter Sunday afternoon to defeat the Warrensburg Tigers 66-54 in the Norm Stewart Classic at Columbia College.
The hottest place in Mid-Missouri on Sunday may have been Mizzou Arena.
Andy Reid referenced Nelson Mandela, Sporting Kansas City and mangled a metaphor about the Chiefs’ recent losing streak.