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Jan. 22, 2017
 Men’s basketball falls 75-71 to Ole Miss

Men’s basketball falls 75-71 to Ole Miss

By Joe Noser

Sophomore Kevin Puryear had a career-high 26 points to lead the Tigers.

Royals starter Yordano Ventura dies in car crash

Royals starter Yordano Ventura dies in car crash

By Jack Parodi

Kansas City Royals pitcher Yordano Ventura died in a car crash early Sunday morning in his home country of the Dominican Republic

Jan. 21, 2017
Tigers gymnastics falters in top-10 matchup against Alabama

Tigers gymnastics falters in top-10 matchup against Alabama

By Dru Berry

Morgan Porter went down with an injury, and Britney Ward matched her career high on vault.

Jan. 20, 2017
 Mizzou women’s basketball upsets No. 25 Texas A&M in overtime thriller

Mizzou women’s basketball upsets No. 25 Texas A&M in overtime thriller

By Titus Wu

A clutch shot from Sophie Cunningham helped the Tigers’ to their first home win over the Aggies since 2005.

Mizzou wrestling takes second at Southern Scuffle, continues strong conference season

Mizzou wrestling takes second at Southern Scuffle, continues strong conference season

By Joe Noser and Langston Newsome

The Tigers went 5-1 during winter break, including three MAC dual meet victories.

Jan. 19, 2017
New research shows little economic improvement for women in Missouri

New research shows little economic improvement for women in Missouri

By Libby Stanford

Although women comprise about 51 percent of Missouri’s population, they are the minority in most state leadership positions.

Missouri loses ninth in a row, falls on the road to Alabama, 68-56

Missouri loses ninth in a row, falls on the road to Alabama, 68-56

By Joe Noser

The Tigers have not won a true road game since Jan. 28, 2014, almost three years ago.

Jan. 18, 2017
Community support helps Cafe Berlin recover from break-in

Community support helps Cafe Berlin recover from break-in

By Libby Stanford

Kitchen manager Jamie Davis: “We were just focusing more on getting back on our feet and not staying down, not letting the community see us down.”

CPD chief responds to allegations of racial profiling

CPD chief responds to allegations of racial profiling

By Sam Forbes

Race Matters, Friends President Traci Wilson-Kleekamp: “They are simply, in my opinion, resisting being held accountable by doing piecemeal things and window dressing.”

Jan. 17, 2017
Freshmen help break Mizzou’s losing streak with win over Vanderbilt

Freshmen help break Mizzou’s losing streak with win over Vanderbilt

By Titus Wu

Women’s basketball set season highs for three-pointers in consecutive games against LSU and Vanderbilt.

Jan. 16, 2017
Recap: Chiefs’ season ends in front of home crowd with a close loss to Pittsburgh

Recap: Chiefs’ season ends in front of home crowd with a close loss to Pittsburgh

By Chelsea Roemer

The Steelers now move on to face the Patriots in the AFC Championship Game.

Jan. 15, 2017
Preview: Chiefs take on Steelers with a spot in the AFC Championship on the line

Preview: Chiefs take on Steelers with a spot in the AFC Championship on the line

By Chelsea Roemer

The Chiefs will look to get their first playoff win over the Steelers since 1994.

Jan. 14, 2017
No. 6 Missouri gymnastics remains unbeaten after defeating No. 12 Arkansas

No. 6 Missouri gymnastics remains unbeaten after defeating No. 12 Arkansas

By Chelsea Roemer

Morgan Porter earned top honors for the Tigers to lead them to victory.

Jan. 13, 2017
Just how average is Chiefs QB Alex Smith?

Column: Just how average is Chiefs QB Alex Smith?

By Eli Lederman

As the Chiefs prepare for their third playoff appearance in four years, this time after a first-round bye, is Alex Smith really as run-of-the-mill as everyone thinks he is?

The 76ers are finally winning games, proving tanking in the NBA just might work

Column: The 76ers are finally winning games, proving tanking in the NBA just might work

By Cole Bollinger

The 76ers have won four of their last five games for the first time since they won four straight during the 2013-14 season.

Jan. 10, 2017
Mizzou track and field kicks off season at Border Battle

Mizzou track and field kicks off season at Border Battle

By Matthew Hosler

The Tigers had nine top-three finishes against Iowa and Illinois on Saturday.

Jan. 9, 2017
Men’s basketball carries struggles into SEC play

Men’s basketball carries struggles into SEC play

By Joe Noser and Nick Kelly

As the Tigers continue to lose games, Missouri fans question coach Kim Anderson’s future with the team.

Women’s basketball comes up short in a pair of tight SEC losses

Women’s basketball comes up short in a pair of tight SEC losses

By Titus Wu

Mizzou now holds a 1-2 record in Southeastern Conference play this season.

Jan. 8, 2017
Mizzou Gymnastics sticks season opener, breaks program record

Mizzou Gymnastics sticks season opener, breaks program record

By Dru Berry

The Tigers destroyed their previous team record for highest opening-meet score from 2004 and 2015.