The Missouri State basketball team eliminated Southern Illinois Thursday night 61-53 in the Missouri Valley Conference Tournament.
Marcus Marshall scored 18 points for the seventh-seeded Bears who will face No. 2 Wichita State on Friday.
Desmar Jackson and Anthony Beane Jr. scored 12 points each for the 10th-seeded Salukis who finish the year 14-17.
The St. Louis Cardinals announced on Friday, August 18 they placed right-handed pitcher Adam Wainwright on the 10-day disabled list with a right elbow impingement.
Here are our Heartland Football Friday Featured Games from week one of the regular season 8/18. Liberty Mountain View at Cape Central Valle at St. Vincent East Prairie at Kelly Charleston at Sikeston Malden at NMCC Ste. Genevieve at Dexter Riverview Gardens at Poplar Bluff Jackson at Columbia Hickman
The Chicago Cubs have placed ace left-hander Jon Lester on the 10-day disabled list with left lat tightness and shoulder fatigue.