Missouri State’s six-match volleyball winning streak came to an end Sunday afternoon in a 20-25, 25-17, 22-25, 20-25 loss at Stephen F. Austin. Just two days after a road sweep of Wichita State, the Bears (10-4) were surprised
by SFA (8-9) in their final non-conference match of the season. Missouri State continues its current four-match road trip Friday (Sept. 30) at Bradley
The Missouri State women’s soccer team (7-3-1, 1-0-0) snapped a 600-minute scoring drought against Saint Louis (2-5-2) and shutout the Billikens 1-0 win at Plaster Field on Sunday afternoon. The Bears will continue the home stand against Illinois State on Sept. 30, and wrap up with Drake on Oct. 7.
Ryan Matthews rushed for 98 yards and two touchdowns as the Chargers held off the Chiefs, 20-17 in San Diego Yesterday. Matt Cassel passed for 176 yards, two touchdowns and an interception for the Chiefs, who dropped to 0-and-3.
Dwayne Bowe and Leonard Pope had the touchdown catches in the loss. The Chiefs host the Vikings at Arrowhead this Sunday.
Rookie Torrey Smith caught three touchdown passes in the Baltimore Ravens’ 37-7 rout of the St. Louis Rams yesterday. The Baltimore defense added a fumble-return touchdown and sacked Sam Bradford five times. St. Louis got on the board with Brandon Gibson’s catch in the third quarter. The Rams host the Redskins on Sunday.
Final Tennessee 17 Denver 14
Final OT Detroit 26 Minnesota 23
Final New Orleans 40 Houston 33
Final Carolina 16 Jacksonville 10
Final Cleveland 17 Miami 16
Final Buffalo 34 New England 31
Final N-Y Giants 29 Philadelphia 16
Final San Francisco 13 Cincinnati 8
Final Baltimore 37 St. Louis 7
Final Oakland 34 N-Y Jets 24
Final Seattle 13 Arizona 10
Final Tampa Bay 16 Atlanta 13
Final Green Bay 27 Chicago 17
Final Pittsburgh 23 Indianapolis 20
Tonight: Washington at Dallas
Jarrod Dyson’s two-run double in the sixth inning was all the Royals needed as they defeated the White Sox, 2-1.
White Sox manager Ozzie Guillen. Luis Mendoza tossed seven-and-two-thirds innings of one-run ball, and Greg Holland notched his fourth save of the year. Kansas City has won two-of-three. The finish the season with a three game series in Minnesota beginning tonight.
Final Detroit 10 Baltimore 6
Final N-Y Yankees 6 Boston 2 (first game)
Final Boston 7 N-Y Yankees 4 (second game), , 14 Innings
Final Minnesota 6 Cleveland 4, 10 Innings
Final Tampa Bay 5 Toronto 2
Final Texas 12 Seattle 5
Final Oakland 6 L.A. Angels 5
Rafael Furcal clubbed a go-ahead, solo home run in the eighth inning to lead the Cardinals in a 3-2 win over the Cubs. Yadier Molina also smacked a solo shot for St. Louis, which climbed to within one game of the Atlanta Braves for the NL Wild Card lead.
Octavio Dotel was credited with the win and Jason Motte worked a flawless ninth to nail down his ninth save. The Cards finish the season with a three game series in Houston. Jaime Garcia gets the ball tonight for the Redbirds against the Astros’ Wandy Rodriguez.
Final Washington 3 Atlanta 0
Final Cincinnati 5 Pittsburgh 4
Final Colorado 19 Houston 3
Final Milwaukee 9 Florida 5
Final Philadelphia 9 N-Y Mets 4
Final L.A. Dodgers 6 San Diego 2
Final Arizona 5 San Francisco 2
Tony Stewart made it 2 for 2 in the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship, pulling ahead when Clint Bowyer ran of gas with two laps left to win at New Hampshire Motor Speedway on Sunday.
Stewart is on a roll when it matters most, following last week’s Chase opening victory with another strong performance at New Hampshire. Both of his victories this season have come in the Chase and have propelled him to the top of the points standings. Four other Chase drivers finished in the top 10. Brad Keselowski was second, Jeff Gordon was fourth, Matt Kenseth was sixth and Carl Edwards finished eighth.