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Michigan State vs. Duke final score, 2015 Final Four: Blue Devils dominate Spartans for trip to title game

Duke's defensive revival has been well-documented during the NCAA Tournament, and it was at its best in the national semifinal. After the Spartans took an early lead before the first TV timeout, Duke emerged and kept Tom Izzo's team to just 3-of-22 shooting, a cold streak that extended beyond halftime.

Wisconsin vs. Kentucky, Final Four 2015 results: Badgers hand Wildcats first loss of season, 71-64

Kentucky took the lead at the 7:42 mark in the second half, capping off a 12-4 run, but Wisconsin snapped a cold shooting streak to tie things up with 2:35 left, and Dekker took the lead back with a huge three-pointer. The Badgers expanded the lead to three points with 24.5 seconds left and salted the game away with free throws, ending Kentucky's season at 38-1.

On Kentucky's play down the stretch:

and Devin Booker...

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Mizzou target Thomas Bryant picks Indiana : Dave Matter

Sam lied to us!

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MUTIGERS.COM Houck, Lavy Lead Tigers Past No. 4 Gators

COLUMBIA, Mo. - Freshman pitcher Tanner Houck (Collinsville, Ill.) spun a gem on the mound for the home squad, striking out six, walking none and allowing only four hits in an eight-inning effort, carrying Mizzou (21-11, 7-4) to a 10-1 win over No. 4 Florida (24-8, 6-5) on Saturday afternoon (April 4) at Taylor Stadium. Sophomore first baseman Zach Lavy (Auxvasse, Mo.) clubbed two home runs, good for four RBI, in the contest. Mizzou now has two wins over top-five teams this season and four against top-10 teams.

Houck tosses masterpiece, Tigers play long ball in win over No. 5 Florida - Columbia Daily Tribune

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MUTIGERS.COM No. 9 Georgia Edges No. 21 Mizzou, 6-4 - Official Athletic Site Official Athletic Site - Softball

Freshman Paige Lowary (Dallas Center, Iowa) put together a solid outing until the sixth. She struck out seven batters in 5.1 innings of work in the circle. After surrendering three runs in third, including a two-run home run that gave Georgia a 3-0 advantage, Lowary battled back and retired eight consecutive batters to keep the Tigers within striking distance.

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Q&A with Robin Pingeton (Part I): Reflecting on themes of the season - Columbia Daily Tribune

Note: Missouri women's basketball Coach Robin Pingeton sat down with me for a 45-minute interview Friday to discuss the 2014-15 season and look ahead to the future.

Growth from Frericks, Michaelis helped MU show progress in injury-riddled season - Columbia Daily Tribune

Robin Pingeton has said throughout her five-year tenure as Missouri’s women’s basketball coach that her plan to elevate MU’s program consists of having several little jumps of progress. She never promised a turnaround would occur in one or two seasons.

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MUTIGERS.COM Tigers Return from West Coast with Personal Records

COLUMBIA, Mo. - Junior Will Crocker clocked a new All-Time Top Ten mark on Friday (April 3), highlighting the day's competition for the Tigers on the west coast. Seventeen members of the mid-distance and distance squads traveled to California to take on the Stanford Invitational and San Francisco State's Distance Carnival. Crocker was one of five Tigers earned new personal records (PR's) throughout the day's competition.

MU gymnast Trevino finishes on high note after injury-riddled career - Columbia Daily Tribune

The last time the Missouri gymnastics team competed at an NCAA regional, Katelyn Trevino was a rising talent finishing a 2012 sophomore season in which she won the Big 12 title in the floor competition. She tied for the team’s high vault score at regionals and entered the offseason thinking she was primed for a big junior season.

MUTIGERS.COM Mizzou Scores a 196.100 to Place Fourth at NCAA Norman Regional

The Mizzou gymnastics team scored a 196.100 to finish fourth at the 2015 NCAA Norman Regional on Saturday, April 4 in Norman, Oklahoma. The score stands as the second highest NCAA Regional tally in program history, short of just the 196.500 recorded in 2010, and was the team's second score over 196.000 in 2015.

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Check out this amazing Mizzou/kU painting made by reddit user joesomebody_

Aww this is sad :( 63 Diner in Columbia closes its doors for the last time