St. Louis, MO (SportsNetwork.com) - Rayvonte Rice scored 19 points and pulled down seven rebounds to lead his Illinois Fighting Illini past the Missouri Tigers, 62-59, in a non-conference affair at Scottrade Center.
During a graduation program this morning for 31 new troopers of the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Unionville native Chris Kottwitz received the Superintendent's Award, presented to the person with the most overall points in the graduating class.
A race for Mayor of Trenton was assured today with the filing by the incumbent -- Doctor Nick McHargue of 503 Town and Country. He has been the Trenton Mayor since April 2011. Filing on the opening day for Mayor was Mark Robinson so Robinson's name will be listed first on the printed ballot in the election next April.
Winston-Salem, NC (MUTigers.com) - - A career-effort from sophomore Sierra Michaelis (Mercer, MO) led the Tigers over Wake Forest, 79-64, on Saturday afternoon. Michaelis tallied a career-best 21 points in the win, also grabbing five boards and dishing two assists.
The second basketball tournament of the season for the Trenton Bulldogs will likely be the most challenging, as Trenton heads for Lawson the week of January 12th to the 17th, participating in the 21st annual L.I.T. for the second year in a row.