Mizzou Sports

NCAA Selection: Kansas, Missouri considered for top seeds

The NCAA selection committee chairman all but handed out the first two No. 1 seeds to Kentucky and Syracuse, but the last two spots are up for grabs. Kansas and Missouri are in the mix with Duke, North Carolin, Ohio State and Michigan State.

What constitutes a basketball championship? Don't ask Kansas

In 1939, the same year the NCAA tournament started, a group called the Helms Athletic Foundation retroactively named Kansas the national champion for 1922 and 1923. But Missouri was named the 1922 national champion by a different retroactive poll conducted in 1993. 

Missouri men's basketball transfer Keion Bell sees success with rap release

People are starting to notice Missouri transfer Keion Bell's musical talent. His rap song "Welcome to the Zou" was played at Missouri's final home game of the season, and he recently released a mix tape on Twitter.

Injuries hamper Missouri football team's first spring practice

The weather was fine, but Tigers coach Gary Pinkel said there were more players than he was comfortable with sitting out of Tuesday's workout at Memorial Stadium.

Missouri baseball team gets lift against Nebraska-Omaha

Freshman Brett Graves got the win in his first collegiate start, and the Tigers won their third straight game, beating Nebraska-Omaha 14-4.

Do you know the history of the Big 12 men's basketball tournament?

Do you know a lot about the Big 12 tournament? Or at least think you do? Test your knowledge by taking our 12-question quiz.

Marcus Denmon named one of 15 finalists for Wooden Award

The senior guard was also named as a second team All-American by Sporting News.

Flores learns life lessons from Missouri women's basketball coach

Christine Flores, a senior on the Missouri women's basketball team, has learned valuable lessons from coach Robin Pingeton that extends beyond basketball.

Missouri's Haith downplays AP men's basketball coaching award

The Associated Press named the Tigers' Frank Haith its Big 12 Conference Coach of the Year on Monday.

Missouri men's basketball at No. 5 in rankings

The Tigers moved up two spots to No. 5 in the AP rankings and three spots to No. 5 in the ESPN/USA Today coaches' poll. Kentucky, Syracuse and Kansas hold the top three spots in both polls.

Frank Haith named AP Big 12 coach of the year

Haith led the Missouri men's basketball team to a 27-4 regular season tally.

Missouri women's basketball faces Oklahoma State at Big 12 Championship

Missouri lost to Oklahoma State in both games of the regular season, including a 68-47 loss on Saturday. And three Missouri players were recognized on Big 12 teams.

Five Missouri men's basketball players receive Big 12 honors

Marcus Denmon, Michael Dixon, Ricardo Ratliffe, Kim English and Phil Pressey received Big 12 honors at the close of the regular reason. 

Missouri baseball beats Ball State to win first home series

Sophomore second baseman Dillon Everett went 3-for-4 with two doubles as Missouri took the series from Ball State with a 9-2 win. 

Missouri softball team wins final two games at tournament

The Tigers beat Missouri State 3-1 and UMKC 6-0 on Sunday at the Missouri Coaches vs. Cancer Tournament at the University of Missouri-Kansas City.

Missouri men's basketball ends regular season with win at Texas Tech

Missouri's 81-59 victory at Texas Tech gives this season's Tigers a 27-4 record, the most regular-season wins for a Missouri men's basketball team.

Sophomore's start highlights Missouri baseball victory over Ball State

Sophomore pitcher Rob Zastryzny gave up three hits and three earned runs over six innings to lead the Tigers to a 15-5 blowout of Ball State. 

Missouri women's basketball team loses final regular season game

En route to a 68-47 Missouri loss, the Tigers didn't make a basket for more than seven minutes in the second half, allowing Oklahoma State to build a 16-point lead.

Former Missouri football player Norris Stevenson dies

Stevenson, who played fullback from 1958 to 1960, was the first black player to accept a football scholarship at Missouri.

Pingeton granted contract extension

 The contract for the Missouri women's basketball head coach's will now last through 2017.