Welcome to March, aka insane show season in our fair city of St. Louis. Bands from all over begin to defrost from winter weather and warm up to the road once more, loading up vans and booking mini tours to Austin's South by Southwest fest and beyond. Catch some in the act as they swing through in co ... More >>
Albert SamahaBrian Conklin and company held Texas Southern to 39 points on 30.6 percent shooting.The biggest lead was 37 points. When the starters were pulled with a few minutes left in the game, Saint Louis University was shooting nearly 60 percent from the floor. Last night, the Billikens did w ... More >>
Image viaDr. Michael P. Nelson of Michigan State UniversityOur current feature about Jeff Foiles, a convicted celebrity waterfowl hunter, has kicked up a dust-storm among readers who vehemently disagree about the ethics of hunting. We turned to Dr. Michael P. Nelson, an associate professor in bot ... More >>
commons.wikimedia.orgJames Laurinaitis has solidified the middle; now the Rams need to find him some help on the outside.Yesterday we looked at the Rams' situation at wide receiver, and it was determined said situation is, at least in the near term, somewhat less than ideal. A combination of inju ... More >>
So the commissioner of the Big Ten came out yesterday to deny the rumors -- started this week by a Kansas City radio station -- that it plans to add University of Missouri (or University of Nebraska) to its conference. Whatever. That went away when the Big 8 became the Big 12.Commissioner Jim Del ... More >>
Photo by Keegan HamiltonTears were flowing Friday night in the Ed Jones DomeThere were a whole lot of Northern Iowa fans on-hand to watch the Sweet 16 last night. The announced attendance in the stadium was 26,377. At least 85 percent of them were wearing purple and gold. (Tennessee had a very ro ... More >>
The Cardinals have had many, many great hitting pitchers in their long and illustrious history. Bob Gibson hit 24 home runs in his career and posted a .751 OPS in 1970. Mark Mulder was a designated hitter during his college career at Michigan State, as was Dan Haren at Pepperdine. Jason Marquis is a ... More >>
Super anti-oxidant vegetables developed. (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)In other produce superpower news, kiwis are being prescribed for high blood pressure in the U.K., and Michigan State University's turning rutabagas into biofuel. (Daily Mail, Associate Press)Meat prices collapse. ... More >>
Battered by the pounding they took on the gridiron, former players say the National Football League has abandoned them.
African-American ballplayers are getting rarer than a triple play.
Skeet shooting? Women's hockey? Lindenwood's got it.
A panel of experts handicaps the Final Four the old-fashioned way: According to the coaches' fashion sense
Oh, those wacky Final Four campuses!