Maty Mauk threw five touchdown passes, including four to Dorial Green-Beckham, leading ninth-ranked Missouri to a 48-17 victory over Kentucky. Mauk completed 17-of-28 passes for 203 yards, with Green-Beckham accounting for 100 yards on seven receptions. Missouri (9-1, 5-1 SEC) heads to a bye week still in control of the SEC East. The Tigers have won two in a row since a double-overtime loss to South Carolina and will close the season with a trip to Ole Miss before a visit from Texas A&M.
Riding a dominating first half, the Missouri Tigers easily took the 2013-14 season opener against the visiting Southeastern Louisiana Lions by a score of 89-53 on Friday. Mizzou shot an impressive 57.7-percent (15-26) in the first half, which included eight three-pointers. Junior Jabari Brown led the Tigers in scoring with 19 points. Missouri will host Southern Illinois on Tuesday and you can hear it on KSMO.
Kevin Shattenkirk netted the deciding goal in the middle stages of the third period, sending the St. Louis Blues past the Pittsburgh Penguins, 2-1, at Scottrade Center. Ryan Reaves picked up the other goal and Jaroslav Halak came up with 19 saves for the Blues, who will host the Phoenix Coyotes on Tuesday night.
Tavon Austin scored three touchdowns on eight touches as the St. Louis Rams dominated the Indianapolis Colts, 38-8. Austin, who came into Sunday's game with just two touchdowns, returned a punt 98 yards for a score and caught TD passes of 57 and 81 yards. Kellen Clemens completed 9-of-16 passes for 247 yards for the Rams (4-6), who snapped a three-game skid. The Rams are now off this week.
Funeral services for Stanley Paul Chandler of Viburnum, age 55, will be held this morning at 11:00 at the Wilson Mortuary in Viburnum. Interment will be in the Upper Indian Creek Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Lighthouse Gospel Tabernacle Church.
Funeral services for Daniel L. Bates of Salem, age 29, will be held today at 2:00 at the James and Gahr Mortuary in Salem. Interment will be in the North Lawn Cemetery in Salem.
Funeral services for Rosalie Mitchell of St. James, age 91, will be held Wednesday morning at 10:00 at the James and Gahr Mortuary in St. James. Visitation will be Tuesday night from 5:00 until 7:00. Interment will be in Flagg Spring Cemetery.
Memorial services for Robin Marie Reeves of Edgar Springs, age 61, will be held Wednesday at 11:00 at the Wilson Mortuary in Salem. Visitation will be from 10:00 until service time. Private interment will be at the Rocky Ford Cemetery at a later date. Memorials may be made to the Rocky Ford Cemetery.
Funeral services for Mable Allen of Vichy, age 82, will be held Thursday at 11:00 at the James and Gahr Mortuary in St. James. Visitation will be Wednesday from 5:00 to 8:00 pm. Interment will be in the Lower Davis Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Vichy Fire Department.
Funeral services for Charles F. Tankersley of Rolla, age 69, will be held Thursday at 11:00 at the James and Gahr Mortuary in Rolla. Visitation will be Wednesday night from 5:00 to 7:00. Interment will be in the Rhea Cemetery in Rolla. Memorials may be made to the Cave State Cruisers.
Funeral services for William E. Pitts of St. James, age 69, will be held Friday morning at 11:00 at the James and Gahr Mortuary in St. James. Visitation will be Thursday night from 4:00 to 6:00. Interment will be in the St. James Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Vichy Fire Department.