Mizzou Tiger Volley Ball and Women’s Tennis programs are being recognized by the NCAA for classroom excellence.
The NCAA gave the respective programs public recognition awards yesterday (Wednesday) for the Academic Progress Rating during the 2016-2017 academic year.
The programs registered perfect APR scores of 1000 to earn the honors for a third consecutive year.
The St. Louis Cardinals defeated the Minnesota Twins 7-5 yesterday (Wednesday).
The Redbirds offense got going with a home run by Tommy Pham and Matt Carpenter ended up getting three hits on the day as the Cardinal split a two game series with the Twins.
The Kansas City Royals fell to the Tampa Bay Rays 5-3.
Royals starting pitcher Jason Hammel gave up 5 runs and saw his ERA spike to 6.28.
Kansas City is off today (Thursday).
The Houston Rockets took game 2 of the NBA Western Conference Finals with a 127-105 win against the Golden State Warriors last (Wednesday) night.
Rockets stars James Harden pitched in for 27 points and Chris Paul knocked down 16 points.
The Rockets and Warriors are now tied at 1 game apiece.
Game 3 will be played on Sunday night.