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MARCH MADNESS, THE NCAA TOURNAMENT, IS ON THE WAY FOR THE LADY TIGERS AND LADY BEARS. THE MIZZOU LADIES ARE 23-10 AND GO IN WITH A #7 SEED, THEY WILL PLAY DRAKE IN THE FIRST ROUND ON FRIDAY. MSU LADY BEARS WON THEIR CONFERENCE TOURNAMENT BEATING #21 DRAKE. THE MSU LADIES WILL BE PLAYING DEPAUL IN THE FIRST ROUND ON SATURDAY. THE LADY BEARS ARE AN 11 SEED.

THE DRURY LADY PANTHERS BEAT 10TH RANKED GRAND VALLEY ST. 51-44 IN THE NCAA DIV.II MIDWEST REGIONAL TITLE GAME. THE LADY PANTHERS ADVANCE TO THE NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP TOURNAMENT STARTING NEXT TUESDAY IN COLUMBUS, OHIO. DRURY LADIES ARE 33-0 RANKED #1 IN THE NATION.

DUKE IS THE HEAVY MEN’S FAVORITE GOING INTO THE NCAA TOURNEY, THEY BIGGEST FAVORITE SINCE KENTUCKY 4 YEARS AGO. THE KENTUCKY WILDCATS ENDED UP LOSING IN THE FINAL 4 THAT YEAR. MIZZOU AND MSU MEN WERE LEFT OUT OFF BOTH THE BIG DANCE AND NIT TOURNAMENT BRACKETS.

BLUES OPEN A BIG FOUR GAME HOME STAND TONIGHT AGAINST EDMONTON. THEY HAVE BEEN BATTLING TO HOLD OFF DALLAS AND MINNESOTA FOR THIRD PLACE IN THE DIVISION. THEY HAVE THE OILERS, RED WINGS, LIGHTNING AND GOLDEN KNIGHTS COMING TO TOWN OVER THE NEXT WEEK.

CARDINALS BEAT THE PHILLIES 4-1 MONDAY TO IMPROVE TO 9-12-3 IN GRAPEFRUIT LEAGUE ACTION. THEY HAVE TUESDAY OFF IN FLORIDA BEFORE TAKING ON THE MARLINS WEDNESDAY.

THE ROYALS TOOK MONDAY OFF, THEY ARE 13-12 IN CACTUS LEAGUE ACTION WITH A GAME AGAINST THE CUBS SLATED FOR TUESDAY NIGHT IN ARIZONA.

IN COLLEGE BASEBALL, THE MIZZOU MEN ARE 11-8 AFTER LOSING 3 CLOSE ONES TO 10TH RANKED ARKANSAS OVER THE WEEKEND. THEY WILL BE HOME TO MURRAY ST. TUESDAY & WEDNESDAY. THE TIGERS HAVE A HOME SERIES THIS WEEKEND AGAINST #8 OLE MISS. THE MSU BEARS ARE 5-13 AFTER LOSING 2 OF 3 AGAINST OKLAHOMA OVER THE WEEKEND. THEY HAVE A SERIES AT SANTA BARBARA THIS WEEKEND.

AFTER BEING KICKED OUT OF THE CANADIAN FOOTBALL LEAGUE, JOHNNY MANZELL IS HEADED TO THE ALLIANCE OF AMERICAN FOOTBALL LEAGUE (AAF). MANZELL WON THE HEISMAN TROPHY AT TEXAS A&M IN 2012 AND HAS BEEN A MELTDOWN PRETTY MUCH SINCE. MANZELL’S NEXT STOP IS WITH THE AAF’S MEMPHIS EXPRESS, THE WORST TEAM IN THE LEAGUE AT THIS POINT WITH A 1-5 RECORD. WE’LL SEE IF JOHNNY FOOTBALL CAN GET IT RIGHT THIS TIME.

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THE NCAA TOURNEY BRACKETS ARE SET. THE FIRST GAMES WILL BE PLAYED IN DAYTON, OHIO TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHTS. THE TOURNAMENT WILL THEN HIT FULL STRIDE STARTING LATER IN THE WEEK WITH SIXTEEN GAMES ON THURSDAY AND SIXTEEN MORE ON FRIDAY. HERE ARE A FEW PARTICULARS ON THIS YEARS FIELD. DUKE IS THE #1 OVERALL SEED, VIRGINIA, NORTH CAROLINA AND GONZAGA ARE THE OTHER #1 SEEDS. THE TOP THREE #1 SEEDS ARE ALL FROM THE ACC, DUKE, VIRGINIA & NORTH CAROLINA. BIG 10 HAS EIGHT TEAMS IN, THE ACC & SEC SEVEN, THE BIG 12 HAS SIX. BELMONT, TEMPLE, ARIZONA ST., ST. JOHN’S WERE THE LAST TEAMS TO GET IN. ALABAMA, TCU, INDIANA, UNC GREENSBORO WERE THE LAST LEFT OUT.

BOTH THE MIZZOU AND MSU MEN GOT LEFT OUT OF BOTH THE NCAA AND NIT TOURNAMENTS. TIGERS WITH A 15-17 RECORD, MSU 16-16.

THE WOMEN’S NCAA TOURNAMENT BRACKETS WILL BE ANNOUNCED MONDAY EVENING. THE MISSOURI ST. LADY BEARS WON THE MVC TOURNAMENT TO SECURE A BID. THE MIZZOU LADIES SHOULD GET IN AS WELL WITH AN IMPRESSIVE 23-10 RECORD.

THE DRURY LADY PANTHERS PLAY #10 GRAND VALLEY ST. IN THE DIV.2 MIDWEST REGIONAL TITLE GAME MONDAY NIGHT. DRURY LADIES ARE 33-0 RANKED #1 IN THE NATION.

BLUES TAKE A BREAK MONDAY NIGHT. EDMONTON WILL BE IN TOWN TUESDAY TO START A 4 GAME HOME STAND. THE BLUES WENT 1-1-1 ON THEIR 3 GAME ROAD TRIP, FINISHING WITH A SHOOTOUT LOSS IN BUFFALO SUNDAY.

KYLE BUSCH WON THE NASCAR STOP AT CALIFORNIA. WITH THE WIN HE TIED RICHARD PETTY’S NASCAR RECORD WITH 200TH CAREER WINS ACROSS THE THREE NATIONAL SERIES, HE’S GOT 53 CUP SERIES WINS, 53 TRUCK SERIES WINS AND 93 IN THE XFINITY SERIES.

CARDINALS ARE A WEEK AND A HALF FROM OPENING DAY. THEY ARE 8-12-3 AFTER FALLING TO THE MARLINS SUNDAY. THEY WILL BE PLAYING THE PHILLIES TODAY.

THE ROYALS ARE 13-11 IN CACTUS LEAGUE ACTION AFTER FALLING TO THE GIANTS SUNDAY. THEY’RE OFF TODAY.

IN COLLEGE BASEBALL, THE MIZZOU MEN ARE 11-8 AFTER LOSING 3 CLOSE ONES TO 10TH RANKED ARKANSAS OVER THE WEEKEND. THEY WILL BE HOME TO MURRAY ST. TUE & WEDNESDAY, AND HAVE A HOME SERIES THIS WEEKEND AGAINST #8 OLE MISS. THE MSU BEARS ARE 5-13 AFTER LOSING 2 OF 3 AGAINST OKLAHOMA OVER THE WEEKEND. THEY HAVE A SERIES AT SANTA BARBARA THIS WEEKEND.

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BLUES LOOK TO BREAK A 3 GAME SKID IN PITTSBURGH SATURDAY, THEY WILL TRAVEL TO BUFFALO TO CLOSE OUT THE QUICK TRIP ON SUNDAY. BLUES SUFFERED THEIR FIRST LOST IN OTTAWA IN NINE YEARS THURSDAY NIGHT TO OPEN THE TRIP.

MIZZOU MEN LOSE IN THE 2ND ROUND OF THE SEC TOURNEY TO AUBURN 81-71. THEY NOW SIT BACK AND SEE IF THEY GET AN N.I.T. BID, NO CHANCE OF THE BIG DANCE. THEY ARE 15-17 FOR THE SEASON.

THE MSU LADY BEARS ARE THE #2 SEED IN THEIR CONFERENCE TOURNAMENT, WHICH STARTS FRIDAY. THEY LOST ONLY TWO CONFERENCE GAMES ALL SEASON.

MISSOURI ST. MEN ARE 16-16 AFTER LOSING EARLY IN THEIR CONFERENCE TOURNAMENT LAST WEEK. THEY NOW HAVE TO WAIT TO SEE IF THEY GET ANY POST SEASON TOURNAMENT BIDS.

MIZZOU LADIES ARE 23-10 WITH A DATE IN THE NCAA TOURNAMENT UP NEXT. THE LADY TIGERS LOST IN THE SEMI FINALS OF THE SEC TOURNAMENT.

DRURY LADY PANTHERS ARE 31-0 AND RANKED #1 IN THE NATION GOING INTO NCAA TOURNAMENT PLAY, THEY TAKE ON KENTUCKY WESLEYAN FRIDAY EVENING.

CARDS TAKING ON THE ASTROS IN FLORIDA FRIDAY. THEY RECORDED THEIR 3RD TIE OF THE SPRING THURSDAY AGAINST THE METS, THEY’RE 7-10-3

ROYALS PLAYING THE ROCKIES FRIDAY IN CACTUS LEAGUE ACTION. THEY ARE 12-9 IN ARIZONA AFTER DROPPING A CLOSE ONE TO TEXAS ON THURSDAY.

COLLEGE BASEBALL, THE MIZZOU MEN ARE 11-5, WINNERS OF 5 STRAIGHT HEADING INTO THEIR FIRST SEC CONFERENCE SERIES OF THE YEAR AT 10TH RANKED ARKANSAS. THE MSU BEARS ARE 4-11 WITH A WEEKEND SERIES AT OKLAHOMA.

COLLEGE SOFTBALL, THE MSU LADY BEARS ARE 14-8 WITH A WEEKEND SERIES AGAINST LOYOLA CHICAGO. THE MIZZOU LADY TIGERS ARE 11-10 WITH A WEEKEND SERIES AGAINST 8TH RANKED GEORGIA ON THE SCHEDULE

JOE GIBBS RACING LEADS THE OWNER POINTS STANDINGS AFTER THE FIRST MONTH OF THE NASCAR SEASON WITH TEAM PENSKY IN SECOND. THEY RACE AT CALIFORNIA THIS WEEK. TOYOTA AND FORD HAVE BOTH WON 2 NASCAR RACES SO FAR.

THIS IS NFL FREE AGENCY TIME. TEAMS HAVE QUICKLY SIGNED MANY OF THE TOP PLAYERS, BUT THERE ARE STILL SEVERAL BIG-NAME GUYS STILL OUT THERE, LIKE DEF. TACKLE NDAMUKONG SUH, RECEIVERS GOLDEN TATE AND RANDALL COBB, SAFETY HA HA CLINTON-DIX, LINEBACKER CLAY MATTHEWS, AND KICKER STEPHEN GOSTKOWSKI. THE CHEIFS HAVE FREED UP A LOT OF CAP SPACE SO THEY JUST MIGHT BE IN THE MARKET FOR ONE OR TWO OF THOSE PLAYERS.

BALTIMORE RAVENS QB LAMAR JACKSON BECAME THE YOUNGEST QUARTERBACK TO EVER START AN NFL GAME LAST SEASON.  HE RECENTLY SHOWED HIS YOUTH BY POSTING A VIDEO ON INSTAGRAM SHOWING HIM DRIVING AT 105 MPH, AND NOT EVEN WEARING A SEAT BELT. JACKSON TOOK THE VIDEO DOWN AND ISSUED AN APOLOGY. THE TEAM SAYS THEY HAVE ADDRESSED THE ISSUE WITH THEIR YOUNG QB.

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MIZZOU MEN BEAT GEORGIA IN THEIR FIRST ROUND SEC TOURNAMENT MATCHUP 71-61. THEY ARE PLAYING AUBURN IN THE 2ND ROUND THURSDAY. WITH A RECORD OF 15-16 ON THE SEASON MIZZOU PROBABLY NEEDS TO WIN THE TOURNAMENT IN ORDER TO GET A NCAA TOURNAMENT BID.

THE MSU LADY BEARS ARE THE #2 SEED IN THEIR CONFERENCE TOURNAMENT, WHICH STARTS FRIDAY. THEY LOST ONLY TWO CONFERENCE GAMES ALL SEASON.

MISSOURI ST. MEN ARE HOPING FOR AN N.I.T. BID AFTER FALLING TO BRADLEY IN THE MISSOURI VALLEY TOURNEY LAST WEEK. THEY ARE 16-16 ON THE SEASON.

MIZZOU LADIES ARE 23-10 WITH A DATE IN THE NCAA TOURNAMENT UP NEXT. THE LADY TIGERS LOST IN THE SEMI FINALS OF THE SEC TOURNAMENT.

DRURY LADY PANTHERS ARE 31-0 AND RANKED #1 IN THE NATION GOING INTO NCAA TOURNAMENT PLAY, THEY TAKE ON KENTUCKY WESLEYAN FRIDAY.

THE CHIEFS CONTINUE TO CLEAN HOUSE ON THE DEFENSIVE SIDE, THE LATEST BIG MOVE IS GETTING RID OF LONGTIME, AND OFTEN INJURED SAFETY ERIC BERRY. THEY HAVE AN ENTIRE NEW COACHING STAFF AND HAVE BEEN MOVING OUT THEIR BIGGEST NAME DEFENSIVE STARS THIS WEEK. FIRST IT WAS JUSTIN HOUSTON, THEN DEE FORD AND ERIC BERRY. BERRY WAS A CHIEF FOR 9 YEARS, AND IS GREAT WHEN HEALTHY, BUT HE HASN’T BEEN HEALTHY MUCH LATELY. THE CHIEFS JUST SIGNED SAFETY TYRANN MATHIEU TO A 3 YEAR DEAL TO FILL THE HOLE.

TRYING TO WIN GAMES IN THE NFL MAKES FOR STRANGE BEDFELLOWS SOMETIMES. ONE OF THE NEWEST PATRIOTS IS DEFENSIVE END MICHAEL BENNETT, WHO IS A NATIONAL ANTHEM PROTESTER. PRESIDENT TRUMP HAS RIPPED NFL PLAYERS WHO DON’T STAND FOR THE ANTHEM, AND THE PATS OWNER, COACH, AND STAR Q.B. HAVE ALL SAID SUPPORTIVE THINGS ABOUT THE PRESIDENT. BENNETT SAYS HE WILL BE STAYING IN THE LOCKER ROOM DURING THE ANTHEM. THE PATS HOPE IT WILL BE A NON-ISSUE WITH THE FANS. TV HAS STOPPED SHOWING THE NATIONAL ANTHEM TO TRY AND QUIET THE CONTROVERSY.

BLUES ARE NORTH OF THE BORDER TO PLAY THE OTTAWA SENATORS TONIGHT. THEY’LL PLAY THE NEXT 3 ON THE ROAD BEFORE A 4 GAME HOMESTAND NEXT WEEK.

CARDS ARE 7-10-2 WITH THE METS ON THE SPRING SLATE TODAY. THEY FELL TO MIAMI YESTERDAY 4-1.

ROYALS CONTINUE CACTUS LEAGUE ACTION AGAINST THE RANGERS TODAY IN ARIZONA, K.C. IS 12-8

NASCAR HEADS WEST FOR THEIR RACE THIS WEEK, FONTANA CALIFORNIA. KYLE BUSCH TOOK THE CHECKERED FLAG LAST WEEK.

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BLUES LOST AT HOME TO THE ARIZONA COYOTES TUESDAY NIGHT, 3-1. IT IS THEIR SECOND STRAIGHT HOME LOSS. THEY REMAIN IN THIRD PLACE IN THE DIVISION AND WILL PLAY THE NEXT THREE ON THE ROAD STARTING AT OTTAWA THURSDAY.

CARDS PLAYING THE MARLINS AT SPRING TRAINING WEDNESDAY. THEY ARE 7-9-2 IN EXHIBITION ACTION THUS FAR, AFTER LOSING TO ATLANTA TUESDAY.

ROYALS CONTINUE CACTUS LEAGUE ACTION AGAINST THE INDIANS TODAY IN ARIZONA, K.C. IS 11-8.

MIZZOU MEN WILL NEED TO MAKE A STRONG RUN IN THE SEC TOURNEY TO HAVE ANY SHOT AT THE BIG DANCE. THEY OPEN TOURNEY PLAY TONIGHT AGAINST GEORGIA.

THE MSU LADY BEARS ARE THE #2 SEED IN THE CONFERENCE TOURNEY WHICH STARTS FRIDAY. THEY LOST ONLY TWO CONFERENCE GAMES ALL SEASON.

MISSOURI ST. MEN ARE HOPING FOR AN N.I.T. BID AFTER FALLING TO BRADLEY IN THE MISSOURI VALLEY TOURNEY LAST WEEK. THEY ARE 16-16 ON THE SEASON.

MIZZOU LADIES ARE 23-10 WITH A DATE IN THE NCAA TOURNAMENT UP NEXT. THE LADY TIGERS LOST IN THE SEMI FINALS OF THE SEC TOURNAMENT.

THE DRURY LADY PANTHERS ARE 31-0 AND RANKED #1 IN THE NATION AFTER WINNING THEIR CONFERENCE TOURNAMENT OVER THE WEEKEND. THEY NOW HEAD INTO THE NCAA DIVISION II TOURNEY.

TIM TEBOW WILL NOT BE ON THE METS OPENING DAY ROSTER. THE TEAM SENT HIM DOWN TO THEIR TRIPLE A AFFILIATE. THE 31-YEAR-OLD FORMER HEISMAN TROPHY WINNER STARTED HIS BASEBALL CAREER 3 YEARS AGO, IN 84 GAMES LAST YEAR, HE HIT 273 LAST YEAR WITH 6 HOMERS AND 36 RBI. TEBOW SAYS HE’S STILL, “ALL IN” ON MAKING IT TO THE MAJORS.

AT AN NBA GAME MONDAY NIGHT OKLAHOMA CITY STAR RUSSELL WESTBROOK THREATENED A UTAH FAN, AND HIS WIFE. WESTBROOK SAYS THE FAN’S COMMENTS WERE DISRESPECTFUL AND RACIAL. A LIFETIME BAN HAS BEEN GIVEN TO THE FAN, WHO PLANS TO FILE A LAWSUIT AGAINST THE PLAYER. WESTBROOK HAS BEEN FINED $25,000 BY THE NBA. WESTBROOK VOWS HE WOULD SAY THE EXACT SAME THING AGAIN IF HE HAD TO.

JUST HOURS AFTER CUTTING LINEBACKER JUSTIN HOUSTON, THE CHIEFS AGREE TO A DEAL WITH SAFETY TYRANN MATHIEU. THE DEAL WILL BE FOR 3 YEARS, $42 MILLION. MATHIEU IS 26 AND HAD 89 TACKLES, 3 SACKS, 2 INTERCEPTIONS AND A FUMBLE RECOVERY FOR HOUSTON LAST YEAR.

 

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THE CHIEFS ARE BUSY THESE DAYS. THE RELEASE LINEBACKER JUSTIN HOUSTON OVER THE WEEKEND, THEY ALSO HAVE PLANS TO ADD PLAYERS TO THE MIX. THE CHIEFS INTEND TO SIGN SAFETY TYRAN MATHIEU TO A 3 YEAR, 42 MILLION DOLLAR DEAL. THE 26 YEAR OLD PLAYED FOR THE TEXANS LAST YEAR AND WAS DRAFTED BY ARIZONA IN 2013. THEY HAVE ALSO SIGNED A NEW RUNNING BACK. CARLOS HYDE WAS A 2ND ROUND PICK OF THE 49ERS IN 2014. HE WAS JUST RELEASED BY THE JAGUARS. THE CHIEFS MIGHT BE A LITTLE THIN AT RUNNING BACK AFTER LOSING KAREEM HUNT LAST SEASON.

CARDINALS TAKING ON THE BRAVES IN SPRING ACTION TUESDAY IN GRAPEFRUIT LEAGUE ACTION. CARDS ARE 7-8-2 IN EXHIBITION PLAY AFTER BEATING THE NATIONALS YESTERDAY.

ROYALS HAVE BEEN PLAYING WELL IN CACTUS LEAGUE ACTION IN ARIZONA, THEY PLAY THE HOMETOWN DIAMONBACKS ON TUESDAY.

IN COLLEGE BASEBALL THE MIZZOU MEN HAVE WON 7 OF THEIR LAST 8 WITH ARKANSAS ST. ON THE SCHEDULE TODAY. THEY ARE 9-5 ON THE SEASON. THE MSU BEARS ARE OFF TO A 3-10 WITH OKLAHOMA ST. ON THE SCHEDULE TODAY.

COLLEGE SOFTBALL, THE LADY BEARS ARE 13-7 WITH A DOUBLE HEADER TUESDAY AGAINST SOUTHERN ILLINOIS. THE MIZZOU LADY TIGERS ARE 11-10 AFTER GETTING SWEPT AT ALABAMA LAST WEEKEND. THEY PLAY GEORGIA THIS WEEKEND.

BLUES ARE HOME TO THE COYOTES TONIGHT, THEY ARE 2-2-1 IN THE MONTH OF MARCH THUS FAR. BLUES ARE JUST 5 POINTS OUT OF FIRST PLACE IN THE DIVISION.

HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL STATE CHAMPS WERE CROWNED IN CLASSES 1, 2, 3 OVER THE WEEKEND.

BOYS STATE CHAMPS ARE:

JEFFERSON (CONCEPTION), SPRINGFIELD GREENWOOD, ST. LOUIS VASHON

GIRLS STATE CHAMPS ARE:

WALNUT GROVE, THAYER, STRAFFORD

MIZZOU MEN FINISH THE REGULAR SEASON WITH A 14-16 RECORD AFTER A LOSS TO OLE MISS OVER THE WEEKEND. THEY OPEN SEC TOURNEY PLAY WEDNESDAY AGAINST GEORGIA.

MISSOURI ST. MEN ARE HOPING FOR AN N.I.T. BID AFTER FALLING TO BRADLEY IN THE MISSOURI VALLEY TOURNEY ON FRIDAY. THEY ARE 16-16 ON THE SEASON.

THE LADY BEARS ARE THE #2 SEED IN THE CONFERENCE TOURNEY WHICH STARTS FRIDAY. THEY LOST ONLY TWO CONFERENCE GAMES ALL SEASON.

MIZZOU LADIES ARE 23-10 WITH A DATE IN THE NCAA TOURNAMENT UP NEXT. THE LADY TIGERS LOST IN THE SEMI FINALS OF THE SEC TOURNAMENT.

THE DRURY LADY PANTHERS ARE 31-0 AND RANKED #1 IN THE NATION AFTER WINNING THEIR CONFERENCE TOURNAMENT OVER THE WEEKEND. THEY NOW HEAD INTO THE NCAA DIVISION II TOURNEY.

A 27-YEAR-OLD SOCCER FAN IN ENGLAND HAS BEEN GIVEN A 14 WEEK JAIL SENTENCE AND ORDERED TO PAY 350 POUNDS IN FINES AFTER INVADING THE PITCH AND ASSAULTING A PLAYER LAST WEEKEND. THE INCIDENT HAPPENED IN THE 10TH MINUTE OF THE GAME, THE PLAYER WASN’T HURT AND ACTUALLY WENT ON TO SCORE THE WINNING GOAL. THE FAN HAS BEEN BANNED FROM ATTENDING ANY SOCCER GAMES IN THE UK FOR 10 YEARS.

YOU’VE PROBABLY HEARD THE OLD SAYING, ‘COACHES ARE HIRED TO BE FIRED.’ IT MIGHT BE L.A. LAKERS COACH LUKE WALTON’S TURN. THE TEAM IS STRUGGLING, EVEN WITH LEBRON JAMES. LAKERS PRESIDENT MAGIC JOHNSON HAS MADE PLENTY OF MISSTEPS AND IS LOOKING FOR SOMEONE TO BLAME—FOR THAT MATTER, SO IS SUPER STAR LABRON JAMES, WHO IS LIKELY TO BE SITTING ON THE SIDELINES FOR THE PLAYOFFS.

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CHIEFS WERE ON THE LINE TO PAY LINEBACKER JUSTIN HOUSTON OVER $15 MILLION NEXT SEASON. APPARENTLY, THAT’S A LITTLE TOO MUCH BECAUSE THE CHIEFS LET HIM GO SUNDAY. THEY TRIED TO TRADE HIM BUT FOUND NO TAKERS.

BIG TRADE IN THE NFL. THE STEELERS SEND DISGRUNTLED WIDE RECEIVER ANTONIO BROWN TO OAKLAND FOR A THIRD AND A FIFTH ROUND DRAFT PICK. BROWN WILL GET A NEW 3 YEAR CONTRACT WORTH OVER $54 MILLION, WITH OVER $30 MILLION OF THAT GUARANTEED.

HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL STATE CHAMPS WERE CROWNED IN CLASSES 1, 2, 3 OVER THE WEEKEND.

BOYS STATE CHAMPS ARE:

JEFFERSON (CONCEPTION), SPRINGFIELD GREENWOOD, ST. LOUIS VASHON

GIRLS STATE CHAMPS ARE:

WALNUT GROVE, THAYER, STRAFFORD

KYLE BUSCH TAKES THE CHECKERED FLAG AT PHOENIX FOR HIS 52 CAREER CUP WIN.

BLUES HAVE MONDAY NIGHT OFF AFTER A SUCCESSFUL WEST COAST TRIP, TAKING 5 OUT OF A POSSIBLE 6 POINTS. THEY’LL BE HOME TO ARIZONA TUESDAY.

CARDINALS TAKING ON THE NATIONALS IN SPRING ACTION MONDAY DOWN IN FLORIDA. CARDS ARE 6-8-2 IN EXHIBITION PLAY AFTER LOSING TO THE METS SUNDAY.

ROYALS HAVE A COUPLE GAMES SCHEDULED UNDER THE LIGHTS MONDAY NIGHT, AGAINST THE MARINERS AND RANGERS IN CACTUS LEAGUE ACTION. ROYALS ARE 10-7 AFTER LOSING TO THE PADRES SUNDAY.

MIZZOU MEN FINISH THE REGULAR SEASON WITH A 14-16 RECORD AFTER A LOSS TO OLE MISS OVER THE WEEKEND. THEY OPEN SEC TOURNEY PLAY WEDNESDAY AGAINST GEORGIA.

MISSOURI ST. MEN ARE HOPING FOR AN N.I.T. BID AFTER FALLING TO BRADLEY IN THE MISSOURI VALLEY TOURNEY ON FRIDAY. THEY ARE 16-16 ON THE SEASON.

THE LADY BEARS ARE THE #2 SEED IN THE CONFERENCE TOURNEY WHICH STARTS FRIDAY. THEY LOST ONLY TWO CONFERENCE GAMES ALL SEASON.

MIZZOU LADIES ARE 23-10 WITH A DATE IN THE NCAA TOURNAMENT UP NEXT. THE LADY TIGERS LOST IN THE SEMI FINALS OF THE SEC TOURNAMENT.

THE DRURY LADY PANTHERS ARE 31-0 AND RANKED #1 IN THE NATION AFTER WINNING THEIR CONFERENCE TOURNAMENT OVER THE WEEKEND. THEY NOW HEAD INTO THE NCAA DIVISION II TOURNEY.

GUESS WE CAN CALL IT THE ALPHABET MARRIAGE. A-ROD AND J.LO. THE FORMER MAJOR LEAGUER AND THE POP STAR ACTRESS GOT ENGAGED OVER THE WEEKEND. A-ROD IS 43, J.LO 49, THEY APPARENTLY BEGAN DATING TWO YEARS AGO. THIS WILL BE HER FORTH MARRIAGE, HIS SECOND. THEY BOTH HAVE TWO CHILDREN.

BASEBALL HALL OF FAMER TOM SEAVER HAS BEEN DIAGNOSED WITH DEMENTIA. SEAVER IS 74 NOW, HIS FAMILY SAYS HE WILL RETIRE FROM PUBLIC LIFE. THE METS RETIRED HIS NUMBER IN 1988, HE WAS A FIRST BALLOT HALL OF FAMER IN ’92. HE WAS A BIG PART OF THE MIRACLE METS WORLD SERIES WIN IN 1969.

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AFTER A MIRACLE WIN IN ANAHEIM WEDNESDAY, THE BLUES WERE IN LOS ANGELES LOOKING FOR THEIR SECOND WIN IN AS MANY NIGHTS. THEY DOMINATE THE KINGS, SKATING TO A 4-0 WIN. THEY’LL LOOK TO CLOSE OUT A PERFECT WEST COAST SWING AT SAN JOSE SATURDAY.

CARDINALS SHOULD BE RESTED AFTER TAKING YESTERDAY OFF IN FLORIDA. THEY ARE PLAYING THE NATIONALS FRIDAY. RED BIRDS ARE 4-6-2 IN SPRING ACTION THUS FAR.

ROYALS HAVE A COUPLE OF SPLIT SQUAD GAMES AT SPRING TRAINING TODAY AGAINST THE REDS AND DODGERS. KC IS 8-5 AFTER BEATING THE ANGELS THURSDAY 8-7.

HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL STATE PLAYOFF GAMES INVOLVING TEAMS IN COYOTE NATION ARE UNDERWAY.

GIRLS STATE PLAYOFFS

CLASS 3 STATE SEMI FINALS THURSDAY NIGHT SAW THE  LICKING LADIES FALL TO LUTHERAN NORTH 56-48. THE LICKING LADIES FINISH THE SEASON WITH A 25-5 RECORD. THE OTHER SEMI SAW STRAFFORD STAY PERFECT BEATING TRENTON.

FRIDAY

CLASS 2 STATE SEMI FINALS:      HARTVILLE LADIES (27-4) VS MID-BUCHANAN (25-5)

SATURDAY

CLASS 4 STATE QUARTER FINALS:         ROLLA LADIES PLAYS LOGAN-ROGERSVILLE

BOYS STATE PLAYOFFS

FRIDAY

CLASS 1 STATE SEMI FINALS:      ST. ELIZABETH (23-5) VS DORA (29-1)

COLLEGE BASKETBALL, MIZZOU LADIES PICKED UP WIN #22 OF THE SEASON OVER FLORIDA IN THE SEC TOURNAMENT THURSDAY, THEY PLAY KENTUCKY IN THE QUARTERFINAL ROUND FRIDAY.

MSU LADY BEARS HAVE WON 17 OF 19 AFTER BEATING EVANSVILLE 88-46. THEY’LL CLOSE OUT THE REGULAR SEASON SATURDAY AT INDIANA ST.

THE DRURY LADY PANTHERS FINISHED THE REGULAR SEASON UNDEFEATED AT 28-0 AND RANKED #1 IN THE NATION IN DIVISION II. THEY OPEN CONFERENCE TOURNAMENT PLAY FRIDAY.

MIZZOU MEN NEED A WIN AT OLE MISS SATURDAY TO FINISH THE REGULAR SEASON WITH A .500 RECORD, THEY’RE 14-15.

MISSOURI ST. BEARS ARE INTO THE MISSOURI VALLEY CONFERENCE POST SEASON TOURNEY. THEY’LL PLAY BRADLEY FRIDAY AFTERNOON.

COLLEGE BASEBALL, THE MIZZOU MEN ARE 6-5 ON THE YOUNG SEASON WITH A HOME SERIES THIS WEEKEND AGAINST NORTHWESTERN. MSU BEARS BASEBALL IS OFF TO A 3-7 START, THEY HAVE A WEEKEND SERIES AT ARKANSAS ST.

COLLEGE SOFTBALL, THE MSU LADY BEARS ARE 13-7 ON THE SEASON. MIZZOU LADY TIGERS SOFTBALL IS 11-7 WITH A WEEKEND SERIES AT ALABAMA

BASEBALL HALL OF FAMER TOM SEAVER HAS BEEN DIAGNOSED WITH DEMENTIA. SEAVER IS 74 NOW, HIS FAMILY SAYS HE WILL RETIRE FROM PUBLIC LIFE. THE METS RETIRED HIS NUMBER IN 1988, HE WAS A FIRST BALLOT HALL OF FAMER IN ’92. HE WAS A BIG PART OF THE MIRACLE METS WORLD SERIES WIN IN 1969.

LABRON JAMES HAS PASSED MICHAEL JORDAN AND MOVED INTO 4TH PLACE ON THE NBA’S ALL TIME SCORING LIST. LABRON IS 34 AND NEEDED 118 MORE GAMES TO GET THERE THAN MJ DID, BUT MJ TOOK OVER 1200 MORE SHOTS TO GET THERE THAN LABRON. KOBE BRYANT, KARL MALONE AND KAREEM ABDUL JABBAR ARE STILL IN FRONT OF JAMES ON THE SCORING LIST.

YOU’VE PROBABLY HEARD THE OLD SAYING, ‘COACHES ARE HIRED TO BE FIRED.’ IT MIGHT BE L.A. LAKERS COACH LUKE WALTON’S TURN. THE TEAM IS STRUGGLING, EVEN WITH LEBRON JAMES. LAKERS PRESIDENT MAGIC JOHNSON HAS MADE PLENTY OF MISSTEPS AND IS LOOKING FOR SOMEONE TO BLAME—FOR THAT MATTER, SO IS SUPER STAR LABRON JAMES, WHO IS LIKELY TO BE SITTING ON THE SIDELINES FOR THE PLAYOFFS.

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BLUES SCORE 2 GOALS IN 12 SECONDS LATE IN THE GAME TO BEAT ANAHEIM 5-4. IT’S ON TO PLAY THE KINGS TONIGHT.

CARDINALS BEAT THE YANKEES AT SPRING TRAINING TO IMPROVE TO 4-6-2. THEY HAVE THE YANKEES ON THE SCHEDULE TODAY

ROYALS SPORT A 7-5 RECORD IN ARIZONA AFTER FALLING TO THE CUBS WEDNESDAY. SPRING WORK CONTINUES FOR THE ROYALS TODAY AGAINST THE ANGELS.

HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL STATE PLAYOFF GAMES INVOLVING TEAMS IN COYOTE NATION ARE UNDERWAY. THERE IS PLENTY MORE ACTION THE REST OF THE WEEK.

CLASS 5 SECTIONALS WEDNESDAY NIGHT SAW THE LEBANON LADIES FALL TO COLUMBIA ROCK BRIDGE 54-46, THEY END THE YEAR WITH A 16-11 RECORD. THE CAMDENTON MEN FELL TO ROCK BRIDGE 88-51, THEIR SEASON ENDS WITH A 17-12 RECORD.

GIRLS STATE PLAYOFFS

THURSDAY

CLASS 3 STATE SEMI FINALS:      LICKING (25-4) VS SAXONY LUTHERAN (23-7)

CLASS 3 STATE SEMI FINALS:      STRAFFORD (31-0) VS TRENTON (26-0)

FRIDAY

CLASS 2 STATE SEMI FINALS:      HARTVILLE (27-4) VS MID-BUCHANAN (25-5)

SATURDAY

CLASS 4 STATE QUARTER FINALS:         ROLLA PLAYS LOGAN-ROGERSVILLE

BOYS STATE PLAYOFFS

FRIDAY

CLASS 1 STATE SEMI FINALS:      ST. ELIZABETH (23-5) VS DORA (29-1)

 

MIZZOU MEN MIGHT BE PLAYING THEIR BEST BASKETBALL OF THE SEASON, THEY BEAT GEORGIA ON THE DAWGS OWN COURT BY 25. TIGERS NEED A WIN AT OLE MISS SATURDAY TO FINISH THE REGULAR SEASON WITH A .500 RECORD.

MISSOURI ST. BEARS GET READY FOR THE MVC POST SEASON TOURNEY. THEY’LL PLAY BRADLEY FRIDAY AFTERNOON.

THE M.S.U. LADY BEARS ARE 14-2 IN CONFERENCE PLAY, A GAME OUT OF FIRST WITH A TRIP TO EVANSVILLE ON THE SCHEDULE THURSDAY.

MIZZOU LADY TIGERS WILL OPEN S.E.C. TOURNAMENT PLAY THURSDAY.

THE DRURY LADY PANTHERS FINISHED THE REGULAR SEASON UNDEFEATED AT 28-0 AND RANKED #1 IN THE NATION IN DIVISION II. THEY OPEN CONFERENCE TOURNAMENT PLAY FRIDAY.

COLLEGE BASEBALL, THE MIZZOU MEN ARE 6-5 ON THE YOUNG SEASON WITH A HOME SERIES THIS WEEKEND AGAINST NORTHWESTERN. MSU BEARS BASEBALL IS OFF TO A 3-7 START, THEY HAVE A WEEKEND SERIES AT ARKANSAS ST.

COLLEGE SOFTBALL, THE MSU LADY BEARS ARE 13-7 ON THE SEASON. MIZZOU LADY TIGERS SOFTBALL IS 11-7 WITH A WEEKEND SERIES AT ALABAMA

HAVE YOU HEARD ABOUT WHAT’S BEEN GOING ON AT SANTA ANITA RACETRACK? A 4-YEAR-OLD PHILLY HAD TO BE PUT DOWN MONDAY AFTER A TRAINING ACCIDENT. SHE WAS THE 21ST HORSE THAT HAD TO BE EUTHANIZED SINCE DECEMBER 26TH. FORTY-FOUR HORSES HAD TO BE PUT DOWN THERE LAST YEAR. THIS YEARS TRAGIC NUMBERS HAVE FORCED THE TRACK TO CANCEL RACES INDEFINITELY TO INVESTIGATE. THE 2019 BREEDERS CUP IS SCHEDULED TO TAKE PLACE THERE IN NOVEMBER.

RENEGADE RADIO SPORTS UPDATE WITH CHRIS SCHNEIDER

HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL STATE PLAYOFF GAMES INVOLVING TEAMS IN COYOTE NATION ARE UNDERWAY. THERE IS PLENTY MORE ACTION THE REST OF THE WEEK.

GIRLS STATE PLAYOFFS

CLASS 4 SECTIONALS TUESDAY NIGHT SAW ROLLA BEAT OSAGE TO ADVANCE. THE ROLLA LADIES ARE 34-3. OSAGE FINISHED THEIR SEASON 23-4.

WEDNESDAY

CLASS 5 SECTIONALS:        LEBANON (16-10) VS ROCK BRIDGE (17-9)

THURSDAY

CLASS 3 STATE SEMI FINALS:      LICKING (25-4) VS SAXONY LUTHERAN (23-7)

CLASS 3 STATE SEMI FINALS:      STRAFFORD (31-0) VS TRENTON (26-0)

FRIDAY

CLASS 2 STATE SEMI FINALS:      HARTVILLE (27-4) VS MID-BUCHANAN (25-5)

BOYS STATE PLAYOFFS

WEDNESDAY

CLASS 5 SECTIONALS:        CAMDENTON (17-11) VS ROCK BRIDGE (21-3)

FRIDAY

CLASS 1 STATE SEMI FINALS:      ST. ELIZABETH (23-5) VS DORA (29-1)

CARDINALS ARE 3-6-2 IN GRAPEFRUIT LEAGUE ACTION AFTER LOSING TO THE PHILLIES TUESDAY. THEY HAVE THE YANKEES ON THE SCHEDULE TODAY

MIZZOU TRAVEL TO GEORGIA TO PLAY THE BULLDOGS TONIGHT. THEY NEED TO WIN THEIR FINAL TWO GAMES OF THE REGULAR SEASON THIS WEEK TO FINISH WITH A .500 RECORD.

MISSOURI ST. BEARS GET READY FOR THE MVC POST SEASON TOURNEY. THEY’LL PLAY BRADLEY FRIDAY AFTERNOON.

THE M.S.U. LADY BEARS ARE 14-2 IN CONFERENCE PLAY, A GAME OUT OF FIRST WITH A TRIP TO EVANSVILLE ON THE SCHEDULE THURSDAY.

MIZZOU LADY TIGERS WILL OPEN S.E.C. TOURNAMENT PLAY THURSDAY.

THE DRURY LADY PANTHERS FINISHED THE REGULAR SEASON UNDEFEATED AT 28-0 AND RANKED #1 IN THE NATION IN DIVISION II. THEY OPEN CONFERENCE TOURNAMENT PLAY FRIDAY.

COLLEGE BASEBALL, THE MIZZOU MEN ARE 6-5 ON THE YOUNG SEASON WITH A HOME SERIES THIS WEEKEND AGAINST NORTHWESTERN.

MSU BEARS BASEBALL IS OFF TO A 3-7 START WITH A WEEKEND SERIES AT ARKANSAS ST.

COLLEGE SOFTBALL, THE LADY BEARS ARE 13-7 ON THE SOFTBALL SEASON WITH 2 GAMES AT SOUTHERN ILLINOIS WEDNESDAY.

LADY TIGERS SOFTBALL IS 11-7 WITH A WEEKEND SERIES AT ALABAMA

BLUES OPEN A THREE GAME WEST COAST ROAD TRIP TONIGHT IN ANAHEIM. THEY WON 12 GAMES IN FEBRUARY BUT ARE 0-2 SO FAR IN MARCH.

NEW YORK METS HAVE HIRED JESSICA MENDOZA AS AN OPERATIONS ADVISER. MENDOZA IS CONSIDERED ONE OF THE BEST SOFTBALL PLAYERS OF ALL TIME AND HAS BEEN DOING ESPN’S SUNDAY NIGHT BASEBALL GAMES FOR THE LAST THREE YEARS. THE METS SAY SHE WILL STILL KEEP HER JOB ON ESPN TOO, THAT’S NOTHING NEW IN THE BROADCAST BUSINESS, ALEX RODRIGUEZ IS ON THE YANKEES PAYROLL, AND WORKS FOR ESPN TOO. I GUESS THEY DON’T SEE ANY CONFLICT OF INTEREST THERE.

THE ATTENDANCE FOR THE SUPER BOWL WAS 70,081. REPORTS SAY FANS BOUGHT WAY MORE BEERS THAN THEY DID HOT DOGS. THERE WERE OVER 117 THOUSAND BEERS SOLD, AND JUST 16 THOUSAND HOT DOGS. THAT EQUATES TO ABOUT 1.7 BEERS PER FAN, AND JUST 1 OUT OF 4 FANS GOT A HOT DOG. WE ARE TOLD MOST OF THE PURCHASES WERE PUT ON CREDIT CARDS.