Iberia used a huge third quarter to capture a 45-36 win against St. Elizabeth on Monday.
The Richland Lady Bears snagged a 66-51 win against Vienna on Monday night.
Prairie Home rallied from a first-quarter deficit to claim a 74-68 win against Calvary Lutheran in boys basketball action Monday.
The Blair Oaks sophomore and freshman teams both captured wins against Southern Boone on Monday night.
The Russellville Lady Indians used a balanced attack to capture a 44-39 win against Linn on Monday night.
Heading into Monday night’s game against Versailles, the California Lady Pintos had lost four straight games since upsetting then-No. 1 in Class 4 Carl Junction in the Eldon Tournament semifinals Jan. 29.
Sparked by a big game from Courtney Wolfe, the Fatima Lady Comets captured a 68-63 win against Tuscumbia on Monday night.
Sydney Wilde pumped in 23 points, including a perfect 14-of-14 effort from the free-throw line, to lead Blair Oaks to a 61-50 win against Hallsville on Monday.
COLUMBIA, S.C. — UConn coach Gene Auriemma smiled at his three senior starters, savoring the latest virtuoso performance on the big stage by Breanna Stewart, Morgan Tuck and Moriah Jefferson — and fretting about their departure next season.
The Atlanta Falcons have released a pair of defensive starters in longtime safety William Moore and linebacker Justin Durant.
COLUMBIA — The disciplinary issues that plagued the Missouri men’s basketball team during Kim Anderson’s first season as head coach seemed to have subsided for most of his second go-round.
Buddy Hield’s 3-pointer from the corner with 1.3 seconds remaining lifted No. 3 Oklahoma to a 63-60 victory against No. 24 Texas on Monday night.
SAN FRANCISCO — One of the biggest winners from the Super Bowl didn’t even take a snap. Brock Osweiler is a free agent the Broncos probably can’t afford to lose if Peyton Manning retires. And judging by how much the five-time NFL MVP’s game has deteriorated through age and injury, a decision to do anything but leave pro football as a champion would be foolhardy.
So you thought the Panthers and Broncos would put up a lot more points in Super Bowl 50, that Carolina quarterback Cam Newton would score at least once and probably be named the game’s most valuable player? So did a lot of people, and that had Nevada sportsbooks smiling a day after they took in a record $132.5 million in wagers on the big game.
LOS ANGELES — No, Anheuser-Busch didn’t pay Peyton Manning to say he’d be drinking a lot of Budweiser after winning the Super Bowl on Sunday.
SANTA CLARA, Calif. — Everyone got spoiled. During two decades of watching Peyton Manning play on the biggest stages, fans became numb to all he could do — the way he dissected defenses with clinical precision, the way he rewrote the record book, even the way he came back from a neck injury that was supposed to be career-ending. Then this.
ST. LOUIS — St. Louis Blues defenseman Alex Pietrangelo has been placed on injured reserve with a right knee injury the team said will be re-evaluated in three weeks.
The Columbia College Cougars posted a 79-54 win against the Hannibal-LaGrange Trojans on Saturday.
Missouri Southern’s Melanie Bower placed third in the pole vault in the Missouri Southern Invitational that took place Friday and Saturday.
From a strange creature called “Puppymonkeybaby” to a tear-inducing Audi ad, Super Bowl ads ran the gamut this year from offbeat humor to heartfelt messages.