Third baseman Kyle Mach drew the crowd's attention Saturday with a 2 RBI double and a bare-handed out during the Tiger's 6-2 victory over Texas A&M Saturday.
The Columbia College men's basketball team beat Westminster (Utah) 50-47 Saturday night in the quarterfinals of the NAIA national tournament at Municipal Auditorium in Kansas City. The Cougars will play MidAmerica Nazarene (Kan.) at 8:50 p.m Monday in the semifinals.
MU finished third at the Big 12 Championship for the third straight year Saturday afternoon in Ames, Iowa. The Tigers finished just .150 behind second-place Nebraska and .225 behind champion Oklahoma, which won its second straight conference title.
The Tigers reach a milestone at the NCAA tournament by setting a Missouri record with five All-Americans, the most of any team in the tournament this year.
A win for the heavyweight would be the Tigers first individual champion since Ben Askren in 2007.
The Cougars dominated early and often in their Sweet 16 contest againt Union (Tenn.) on Friday in Kansas City.
Despite throwing a zone defense and patient half-court offense at the Tigers, Cornell found it tough to get Missouri out of rhythm.
Shooting woes in the first half allowed No. 14-seed Cornell to hang around, but the Tigers' athleticism and defensive pressure helped them earn a ticket to the second round.
Find out all you need to know before the Tigers tip-off against the Big Red on Friday in the first round of the NCAA tournament.
As Missouri's success continues, coach Mike Anderson is opening up about the frustrations of the past and the rewards of success.
The 78-59 win sends the Tigers on to the second round of the NCAA men's basketball tournament.
The use of efficiency ratings and other statistical measures show contrasts in team's style of play.
The No. 3-seed Tigers and the No. 14-seed Big Red got familiar with Taco Bell Arena in their last practices before they play at 2 p.m. Friday.
Since breaking a bone in his foot during the Alamo Bowl, Chase Coffman has missed three chances to work out for NFL scouts. Come draft day, he'll have to hope his production while playing for Missouri will be enough for a team to choose him.
The Tigers softball team, which has statistically dominated Big 12 teams this season in nonconference play, starts the conference season Saturday against Texas at University Field.
The sixth-seeded Golden Eagles blew a 14-point lead and had to rally from six points down to advance to face the winner of the Missouri-Cornell game.
The Tigers sit in sixth place at the NCAA national meet in St. Louis after three sessions.
The senior pitcher struck out 16 Aggies batters in a 3-2 win for the Missouri baseball team.
Last year, Missouri was in position to win but finished third at the Big 12 Championship after making costly errors. The Tigers get another chance at a conference title Friday against Oklahoma, Nebraska and Iowa State. All four teams are ranked in the Top 25 nationally.