Ozark cracks Notre Dame's press to claim SEMO Border Challenge titlePOPLAR BLUFF — Up double digits midway through the second quarter, the Notre Dame girls basketball team was looking to finish strong Saturday at the SEMO Border Challenge. Using a full-court press,...
Poplar Bluff girls struggle offensively in first half of loss to end SEMO Border ChallengeBy BRIAN ROSENER Sports Editor Poplar Bluff needed just eight seconds to score its first basket and had four points a little over a minute after tipoff Saturday in the final game of the SEMO Border...
SEMO basketball plan is to 'keep it simple' with its playThe Southeast Missouri State men’s basketball team did a lot of things well in its recent outing, a 78-73 loss at Drake, which is a Missouri Valley Conference program that is currently 8-2.
Cape Central relies on old (and young) in SEMO title victory1SIKESTON, Mo. – The future of the Cape Girardeau Central boy’s basketball program merged with its present in Friday’s 72-64 victory over Sikeston in the SEMO Conference Tournament championship game...
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Naylor boys hold off Zalma for 58-56 winNAYLOR — The Naylor Eagles and Zalma Bulldogs won’t have long to wait for the rematch. Naylor ran its early-season win streak to three games on homecoming night with a 58-56 win as Nick Garrett broke up a pass on a hard-nosed play and Zalma failed to get away a potential game-tying shot with three seconds to play...
Poplar Bluff falls in second night of SEMO Border Challenge; Notre Dame rebounds (12/14/19)Poplar Bluff's fourth-quarter struggles continued for a second straight night in the SEMO Border Challenge. After scoring five points in the final eight minutes in the opener, the Mules did it again Friday night. However, instead of leading at the start of the final frame, Poplar Bluff trailed and fell further behind in a 43-31 loss to Ozark at the Senior High Gym...
SUBSCRIBER EXCLUSIVE: A senator's axiom comes to mind following Jackson football loss (12/13/19)A former U.S. Senator once shared a wise axiom that has stuck with me: Sometimes you win, sometimes you get experience. That statement came to mind Saturday evening as I watched the Jackson Indians football team lose in overtime to the Carthage Tigers at the University of Missouri's Faurot Field...
Charleston rebounds to take third-place with win over Kennett (12/13/19)SIKESTON, Mo – They may not be hoisting the SEMO Conference trophy like many expected, but the Charleston Bluejays found a way to end their week on a high note. After getting upset by fourth-seeded Sikeston in the semifinals, the top-seeded Bluejays rebounded Friday night with an 81-63 over seventh-seeded Kennett to take third place in the tournament...
Thompson returns to lineup heading into road stretchNever suggest Southeast Missouri State women's basketball coach Rehka Patterson doesn't have a way with words. She'll prove you wrong. The Redhawks are off to perhaps their best start under their fifth-year coach, posting a 5-2 record as they begin a three-game road trip Saturday against Ole Miss in Oxford, Mississippi...
Three Rivers women beat Lindenwood-Belleville JV by 86It took Lindenwood-Belleville JV nearly 8 minutes to get its first field goal. By that point, the Raiders were already cruising. Three Rivers scored the first 11 points and got 32 points off 25 turnovers as it rolled to a 114-28 win on Thursday at the Libla Family Sports Complex. "It was nice because we got to work on a lot of stuff, practice a lot of stuff to get better for the next games," Three Rivers' Hannah Thurmon said. ...
Three Rivers men pick up 10th win of seasonAfter winning two games by stopping a late 3, the Raiders made things a bit more comfortable for Raider fans on Thursday. Three Rivers took a double-digit lead late in the first half, and only briefly relinquished it the rest of the game to beat North Arkansas 102-85 on Thursday at the Libla Family Sports Complex...
SEMO softball seeks to sustain successGetting to the top of the mountain in Ohio Valley Conference play was a challenging trip for the Southeast Missouri State softball program. To ensure that the Redhawks have an opportunity to remain at – or at least within sight of – the top of the league, sixth-year coach Mark Redburn has to continually reload his roster with talent.
Malden beats Portageville 52-39 in Bootheel Conference eighth grade boys basketball championship (12/13/19)MALDEN, Mo. - The No. 2 seeded Malden Green Wave jumped out to a 21-7 lead by end of the first quarter and led by double digits the rest of the way as it beat No. 4 seeded Portageville 52-39 in the eighth grade title game of the Bootheel Conference Tournament Thursday at Malden...
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Eichel scores twice, Sabres top Blues 5-2 (12/10 11:38 pm)BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) -- The Buffalo Sabres are following Jack Eichel's lead and starting to find some consistency in their play. Eichel scored two goals to extend his NHL-leading point streak to 14 games, and the Sabres beat the St. Louis Blues 5-2 on...
Pro Sports Schedule
Sunday's Time ScheduleChicago at Green Bay, 12 p.m.
New England at Cincinnati, 12 p.m.
Houston at Tennessee, 12 p.m.
Denver at Kansas City, 12 p.m.
Miami at N.Y. Giants, 12 p.m.
Philadelphia at Washington, 12 p.m.
Tampa Bay at Detroit, 12 p.m.
Seattle at Carolina, 12 p.m.
Jacksonville at Oakland, 3:05 p.m.
Cleveland at Arizona, 3:05 p.m.
Minnesota at L.A. Chargers, 3:05 p.m.
L.A. Rams at Dallas, 3:25 p.m.
Atlanta at San Francisco, 3:25 p.m.
Buffalo at Pittsburgh, 7:20 p.m.
No. 3 Ohio State at Minnesota, 5:30 p.m.
No. 17 North Carolina vs. Wofford at Carmichael Arena, Chapel Hill, N.C., 3 p.m.
No. 1 Stanford vs. Ohio State, 7:30 p.m.
No. 5 South Carolina vs. Purdue, 1 p.m.
No. 7 Louisville at No. 14 Kentucky, 12 p.m.
No. 8 Florida State vs. St. John's, 1 p.m.
No. 9 N.C. State vs. Elon, Noon
No. 10 UCLA vs. Pacific, 4 p.m.
No. 11 Texas A&M vs. Houston, 1 p.m.
No. 12 Indiana vs. Youngstown State, 1 p.m.
No. 19 Michigan State vs. Morehead State, 12 p.m.
No. 20 Missouri State vs. Missouri, 3 p.m.
No. 21 Arkansas vs. Northwestern State, 2 p.m.
No. 22 West Virginia vs. Norfolk State at Charleston (W.Va.) Civic Center, 3 p.m.
Orlando at New Orleans, 2:30 p.m.
Charlotte at Indiana, 4 p.m.
L.A. Lakers at Atlanta, 5 p.m.
Philadelphia at Brooklyn, 5 p.m.
New York at Denver, 7 p.m.
Sacramento at Golden State, 7:30 p.m.
Philadelphia at Winnipeg, 4 p.m.
Minnesota at Chicago, 6 p.m.
Los Angeles at Detroit, 6 p.m.
Vancouver at Vegas, 7 p.m.
PGA Tour, Presidents Cup, Melbourne, Australia
PGA Tour, QBE Shootout, Naples, Fla.
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