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.
(MUTigers.com) - Six former University of Missouri student-athletes have been selected for induction into Mizzouâ€™s Intercollegiate Athletics Hall of Fame. They will represent the 25th induction class since the inception of the Hall in 1990.
On the verge of 65 high school basketball games in ten days, NCMC Holiday Hoops Director Steve Maxey has information pertaining to the financial benefit past events have brought to the Ketcham Community Center in Trenton.
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.
The Kansas City Royals announced today that the club has signed free-agent right-handed pitcher Kris Medlen to a two-year contract with a mutual option for the 2017 season. Per club policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed. The Royals will announce a corresponding roster move later today.