COMMENTARY: Knock Calipari if you want, but he prepares players for success better than anyone in the game
Kentucky's head coach consistently churns out NBA-level talent, and the Wildcats' machine runs powerful and efficiently.
It's only been two weeks since the Tigers woeful 49 point loss in Lexington, and Missouri hasn't won since then. How will Missouri approach the rematch against Kentucky?
Missouri junior diver Clark Thomas swept the 1- and 3-meter boards on Friday against reigning NCAA Division II champion Drury.
Missouri tennis added two sisters to the squad this past fall, Brittany and Brianna Lashway. The Lashway sisters had a good fall season, with Brianna recording one of the best singles records on the team. Beyond their on-court performances, the Lashway sisters have brought chemistry and a team-first attitude to the squad.
The Missouri women's basketball team experienced poor shooting luck and fell to an 83-69 defeat against No. 14 Kentucky on Sunday at Mizzou Arena.
Other photos from this week include a drop-off site for recycling, students returning to campus and Missouri men's basketball.
Alan Waters and Drake Houdashelt got a day of rest, and their replacements didn't do well. However, Missouri used pins by Willie Miklus and J'den Cox to seal a victory for the Tigers against Northern Illinois.
The No. 3 Tigers (17-0, 5-0 Mid-American Conference), off to the best start in the program's history, have now won 21 consecutive dual meets. Most of the time, those wins have been clinical, if not dominant.
The point guard's nomadic college career will come to an end in March, and Shamburger is coming to terms with that.
Junior forward Ryan Rosburg entered this season as one of Missouri's few holdovers. Now, he's an absent man in Kim Anderson's rotation.
Despite a strong stretch late in the game, Wes Clark missed two free throws with three seconds left as Missouri lost to Arkansas 61-60 on Saturday.
The Tigers have now lost five in a row with Saturday's loss to Arkansas.
Rather than slowing down the pace of the game against Arkansas' "fastest 40 minutes" of basketball, Kim Anderson hopes the Tigers can keep up.
Despite late changes to the match schedule, Missouri dominated Oklahoma State from start to finish Friday to win 22-10. Missouri's record is now 16-0 on the season.
Missouri gymnastics fell to LSU 197.350-192.725. Missouri is now 2-2 on the season and 0-2 in the Southeastern Conference.
A young pitching staff combined with veteran experience in the field could lead the Tigers back to World Series contention for the first time since 2011.
The Missouri wrestling team faces an emotional task this Friday: defeating No. 7 Oklahoma State, which delivered the Tigers' most recent dual meet loss on Jan. 31, 2014.
The Aggies (12-5, 3-2 SEC) held a wide rebounding advantage over the Tigers (7-11, 1-4) at 37-24, and shot 15 of 20 from the free-throw line. It was a departure from the norm for Texas A&M, which entered the contest making 64 percent of its free throws.
Missouri lost its fourth game in a row Wednesday night, falling 62-50 at Texas A&M. What's the connective string among all four of the Tigers losses?
Missouri softball is ranked No. 17 in the preseason USA Today/National Fastpitch Coaches Association poll. That's no consolation for the Tigers, though, as many of the team's opponents this season can be found there as well.