HS Basketball, Boys:
Hannibal Pirates hosted Jeff City Helias at Korf Gym last night, and although Dalton Powell had 22 points, Helias dominated the Pirates, the final was Helias 64, Hannibal 43.
(Helias: 64 Hannibal: 43 Dalton Powell with 22 pts in the losing effort )
Macon: 82 Palmyra: 72
South Shelby: 54 Centralia: 33
Highland: 69 Brookfield: 32
(Derick Smith with 18 pts, and Brandon Davie scored 17 .
The Canton Tigers are a perfect 17 and 0, as they pummel Brashear:
Canton: 93 Brashear: 23 6 Tigers in double figures.
Knox County: 63 Schuyler County: 37
Marion Co 51 Monroe City 39
QHS 62 United Township 52
W. Hancock 45 QND 39
Griggsville Perry: 52 New Berlin 47
Payson Seymour 48 Southeastern 38
Pittsfield 58 Unity 34
Liberty 62 Brown co. 35
Monmouth-Roseville 74 Illini West 41
Western 58 Pleasant Hill 19
Girls HS Basketball:
Monroe City 59 Marion Co. 33
Canton 40 Brashear 33
Bowling Green Tourney: Louisiana defeats Mark Twain Lady Tigers 32 to 24.
College Basketball Schedule:
Men- Women teams in action this afternoon:
William Jewell at QU
Parkland at JWCC
Culver at Avila
HLGU at Missouri Baptist
> Missouri will look to remain unbeaten at home this season as No. 22 Tigers face Vanderbilt at 4 p.m.today... Missouri is one of three SEC teams to remain unbeaten at home this year, joining Florida and Ole Miss. Pregame begins on Newstalk 1070 KHMO at 3:30.
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CHICAGO (AP) - The Chicago White Sox have added a veteran arm to their bullpen. Right-hander Matt Lindstrom signed a one-year deal yesterday that includes a club option for 2014. It'll pay him $2.3 million, and either $4 million in 2014 or a $500,000 buyout. He was 1-0 with a 2.68 ERA in 46 games with Baltimore and Arizona last season.
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