Missouri swept IUPUI in the first round of the NCAA Tournament. Undefeated at 35-0, Missouri will play Purdue at the Hearnes Center on Saturday.
The Tigers won 23-10 in the first competition ever held inside Jesse Hall.
The 13 women on Missouri's SEC Championship-winning volleyball team represent a diverse range of backgrounds and interests.
After defeating West Virginia on Thursday night, Missouri has not had much time to prepare for Saturday's 11:30 a.m. game against UCLA.
Igor Kozlovskij, a junior on the Missouri swimming team, came from Lithuania. Even though his education has always been a goal, being away from home was difficult at first.
Purdue volleyball swept Central Arkansas (25-15, 25-17, 25-13) in the opening match of the NCAA tournament at the Hearnes Center.
While some in the SEC are enjoying more tropical climes, Missouri fans have trudged through sleet, snow and rain to make it to the championship game. Marching Mizzou members had some car setbacks, but they are back on the road.
A feisty Missouri defense didn't allow a West Virginia basket from the field until seven minutes into the game in the team's 80-71 victory Thursday night.
Fans react to Missouri volleyball's 34-0 season heading into the NCAA tournament on Friday.
Missouri Swimming and Diving coach expects a few of the new team members to make an immediate impact next year.
Morgan and Maddie Stock each scored 15 points and led Missouri's offensive outburst in a 86-64 victory over the Oral Roberts Golden Eagles.
Athletics department spending per athlete at MU increased 30 percent from 2005 to 2011, while MU academic spending per full-time equivalent student increased 3 percent in the same time period, according to a Knight Commission database.
Four current seniors signed letters of intent to play volleyball at Missouri next season.
Will the Tigers look back upon home matchups with West Virginia and UCLA as fond memories or as missed opportunities to strengthen their case to make a sixth-consecutive NCAA Tournament appearance?
The matchup Saturday between Missouri football and Auburn is a bit more personal for Earnest Ross, who played for Auburn for two years before transferring to Missouri in 2011.
The Tigers are seeded No. 4 in the tournament, the highest they've ever been, and are hosting the first and second rounds at home. Seniors Molly Kreklow and Lisa Henning will use their experience to help keep the freshmen composed.
Morgan Eye and Bree Fowler are only juniors but are the two players that have been with Missouri the longest. For the Tigers, two rocks are better than one.
Missouri volleyball was honored with three individual Southeastern Conference awards Monday.
Missouri (34-0) will face Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (19-13) on Friday at the Hearnes Center.
THE WEEK IN MISSOURI SPORTS: Football beats Texas A&M, heads to SEC Championship; volleyball completes undefeated season
This week in Missouri sports, the football team defeated Texas A&M and punched its ticket to the SEC Championship game, and the volleyball team completed a perfect regular season.