February 17, 1988 |
Derrick Chievous, Missouri's All-American forward, has long faced what would be a dilemma. He aspires to be a radio-television reporter, but he often refuses to give interviews. This season, he has been in particular demand, in part because he has struggled. Missouri Coach Norm Stewart has even benched him occasionally, holding him out of one game and not starting him in four others. Lately, Chievous has played his best of the season. In the last six games, he has averaged 28.
January 10, 1992
Despite being a much smaller team, Southern California College was able to stay close to Division I independent Missouri Kansas City for part of the first half before a 10-0 run started the Kangaroos' rolling toward a 116-78 victory in Kansas City, Mo. The Vanguards (12-3), with only one player taller than 6 feet 6, trailed, 25-21, before UMKC (10-3) went on its decisive spurt.
November 30, 1990
Missouri Kansas City rallied in the second half for an 88-69 victory over Southern California College in a nonconference men's basketball game Thursday at Kansas City. Southern California (3-2) led at the half, 35-34, but Missouri Kansas City shot 62% in the second half to pull away. Ronnie Schmitz scored 18 points for Missouri Kansas City (3-2). Kent Denmon scored 15 points and Anthony Davis added 12 points and a game-high 14 rebounds for Missouri Kansas City.
October 2, 1988 |
Missouri Coach Woody Widenhofer may have come here thinking about an upset over the top-ranked Miami Hurricanes, but he left town realizing just how tough a task it is. Starting quarterback Steve Walsh threw 4 touchdown passes and his backup, Craig Erickson, threw 2 as the Hurricanes rolled to their 36th consecutive regular-season victory, a 55-0 romp Saturday over Widenhofer's Tigers.
May 23, 1999 |
Unable to capitalize on several scoring chances late in the game, the Cal State Northridge softball team fell victim to Missouri's productive sixth inning in a 3-1 loss in an NCAA Division I regional Saturday at UCLA's Easton Stadium. "We played well and went down in a fight," Coach Janet Sherman said. Missouri went on to beat Minnesota, 3-0, in the fourth elimination game and will face top-seeded and top-ranked UCLA (58-6) in a championship game at 1 p.m.
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October 27, 1994 |
Former North Orange County Community College District Chancellor James Kellerman has accepted a $385,000 settlement in his wrongful termination lawsuit against the district. District spokeswoman Donna Hatchett said the district did not admit any liability or wrongdoing in settling the case on the eve of a scheduled civil trial. Neither Kellerman nor his lawyer, Ronald G. Parker, could be reached for comment.