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Not slowed by coaching change, Missouri attacks recruiting

Recruiting as a geographic outlier in the college football’s top recruiting conference presents enough challenges as it is. But the Missouri football team had to account for another challenge when recruiting its 2016 class: the departure of Gary Pinkel, the program’s all-time winningest coach.

About 50 Rams employees left behind in move to Los Angeles

As the St. Louis Rams organization packs up its headquarters in preparation for moving the National Football League team to Los Angeles, about 50 employees are preparing to be left behind.

MU basketball players Gant, Woods arrested

Suspended for Saturday's game at Alabama

COLUMBIA — Missouri men's basketball players Jakeenan Gant and Russell Woods were arrested Wednesday for possession of marijuana paraphernalia.

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Odom opts for honesty when discussing boycott with recruits

Following such an eventful fall, there was little chance of a boring winter for the Missouri football staff.

Missouri football adds JUCO transfer

Missouri added a member to its 2016 recruiting class Thursday with the signing of junior-college transfer Jack Lowary.

Former Missouri commit jailed on assault charges

Wednesday, verbal commit Marvin Terry was not included in Missouri’s National Signing Day class. Thursday, it became apparent why.

Odom stands by Mauk decision

Barry Odom and his staff met with the media Wednesday to discuss Missouri’s first recruiting class under Odom. But it was also Odom’s first media availability since he finished assembling that staff.

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Thornton's 2nd-period goal lifts Sharks over Blues 3-1

Joonas Donskoi and Joe Thornton scored in the second period, Martin Jones made 26 saves and the San Jose Sharks beat the St. Louis Blues 3-1 on Thursday night.

Balance helps Georgia women knock off No. 21 Missouri 65-50

Marjorie Butler led a balanced attack with 16 points and Georgia used a late 12-0 run to defeat No. 21 Missouri 65-50 on Thursday night.

N. Callaway set to induct inaugural Hall athletes

KINGDOM CITY — North Callaway High School is preparing to celebrate its history of athletic standouts.

Hornets survive in 3OT to make semifinals

Face host Eagles at Southern Boone Classic tonight

ASHLAND — The Fulton Hornets persevered in a late-night marathon.

Thunderbirds suffer first-ever loss to MMA

MEXICO — The North Callaway Thunderbirds suffered their first loss in school history to the Missouri Military Academy Colonels 44-42 when Bayern Oldckbayer scored the game-winner on a conventional three-point play with 4.8 seconds left Wednesday night.

Bulldogs collect first SMC victory

RUSSELLVILLE — The South Callaway Bulldogs logged their first Show-Me Conference win of the season Tuesday night, outscoring the Russellville Indians by a combined 56-30 in the second and third quarters in an 82-52 romp.

Lady Eagles tumble to Chamois

CHAMOIS — Junior center Avalon Saxton and junior forward Elizabeth Harrison both had eight points as the Missouri School for the Deaf Lady Eagles fell to 2-9 on the season after Tuesday night’s 46-28 loss to the Chamois Lady Pirates.

Lady Blue Jays surge to ninth straight victory

The first-place Westminster College Lady Blue Jays outscored the Fontbonne University Lady Griffins 48-36 in the second half to extend their winning streak to nine games with Wednesday night’s 90-72 SLIAC home victory.

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Tigers sign 20 in first recruiting class under Odom

Barry Odom’s first significant mark on the Missouri football team was put to ink Wednesday as the Tigers added a class of 20 players on National Signing Day.

Mizzou hires defensive line coach

The Missouri football team brought 20 new players on board Wednesday. It also added Jackie Shipp.

Missouri lawmakers consider fantasy sports regulations

Missouri lawmakers are debating whether to regulate fantasy sports like gambling.

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Moody gets 23 in Mississippi's 76-73 win over Missouri

The Missouri men’s basketball team found a way to score for the first 38:55 of Wednesday’s game against Mississippi. The next step is going 1:05 more.

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Missouri looks to end shooting woes against Mississippi

When a team is threatening to post 20-plus losses for the second straight season, sometimes the best solution is the most obvious one.