High School Basketball
On sister station 103.9 FM tonight the high school basketball game of the week will feature the Lexington Minutemen on the road to take on the Richmond Spartans. Tip off will be sometime between 6:15 and 6:30 p.m. due to a preceding Junior Varsity match up. You can also listen at 1039thegrenade.com. Also, our 5th Quarter Show with scores and interviews of area coaches gets underway at 9:30 p.m. on 100.7 FM and at KMZU.com. Coaches are invited to call starting at 8:30 p.m. That toll-free number is 1-800-214-2173.
CLAA Tournament at Tina-Avalon School
Norborne girls 42 OT/OT
Hardin-Central girls 41
Southwest boys 60 OT/OT
Meadville girls 45
Southwest girls 40
Meadville boys 77
Norborne boys 35
Meadville girls will play Norborne for the championship Saturday night at 6:45
Meadville boys will play Southwest for the championship Saturday night at 8:00
William Jewell Lady Cardinals 59
Quincy University Lady Hawks 68
William Jewell Cardinals 55
Quincy University Hawks 56
Marshall, Mo. (February 7, 2013)- The Missouri Valley College men’s and women’s basketball teams played their second straight road game Thursday night in Springfield, Mo., taking on Evangel University. The Lady Vikings hung tough with Evangel but fell late 68-54, and the men’s team was defeated 68-44.
That was courtesy of Andrew Pulverenti
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — Nino Johnson had 17 points and 12 rebounds last night in Southeast Missouri’s 76-67 win over Southern Illinois-Edwardsville. Marland Smith added 13 points for the Redhawks and became the school’s all-time leading 3-point shooter. Tyler Stone led Southeast Missouri with 12 points.
MIAA Women’s Basketball
Northeastern State 87
Truman State University 48
Pittsburg State 63
University of Central Missouri 87
University of Central Oklahoma 75
Southwest Baptist 63
Missouri Southern 69
MIAA Men’s Basketball
Northeastern State 66
Truman State University 75
Pittsburg State 79
Central Missouri 69
Central Oklahoma 67
Southwest Baptist 91
Missouri Southern 100
COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) — Fabyon Harris hit the game-winning three-pointer with 12 seconds left to give Texas A&M a 70-68 upset victory over No. 21 Missouri last night. Harris scored 17 points, and the Aggies’ Ray Turner blocked a shot by Keion Bell with 2 seconds left to secure the win. Alex Oriakhi led the Tigers with 15 points.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri-Kansas City is leaving the Summit League for the Western Athletic Conference, effective July 1st. UMKC chancellor Leo Morton announced the move yesterday. Officials say the Kangaroos will be immediately eligible for postseason play at the conference and NCAA levels in each of their 16 sports.