A crowd of 150 fans showed up at Mizzou Arena to send off the team to its first game in the NCAA Tournament in Omaha, Neb.
The No. 12-ranked Tigers extended their winning streak to 12 games with a 4-0 victory Wednesday over the Razorbacks.
Head coach Frank Haith will speak at 12:30 p.m. at Mizzou Arena before the Tigers — the No. 2 seed in the West — head to Omaha, Neb., to play No. 15 seed Norfolk State in the second round of the NCAA Tournament.
After following the Missouri men's basketball team as a fan for the past three seasons, Andy Rosburg walked-on to the team and has been savoring his time as a player this season.
The Spartans (25-9) earned a No. 15 seed after winning their first Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference tournament title.
Five Missouri batters were hit by pitches in the team's 10-7 victory over North Dakota on Tuesday. Missouri's pitchers didn't fare much better, hitting four batters of their own. Brannon Champagne contributed five RBIs in the win.
ESPN will reveal his full men's bracket Wednesday morning.
The Tigers say the grind of a full round-robin schedule in conference play has prepared them for the rigors of the NCAA Tournament. The Big 12 has the highest percentage of teams in the tournament.
Maddie Stock, a 6-foot-1 guard at St. Joseph's Academy in St. Louis, signed a letter of intent to play for the Missouri women's basketball team next season.
The Tigers are a No. 2 seed in the West region of the NCAA Tournament and will play No. 15 seed Norfolk State on Friday in Omaha, Neb.
Missouri fans and players gathered at Mizzou Arena on Sunday for the announcement of the seeds. Missouri will face No. 15 seed Norfolk State on Friday in Omaha, Neb.
The Tigers received the No. 2 seed in the West Region and will face No. 15 seed Norfolk State in their first game.
The Tigers defeated Alcorn State 9-0 and Northern Illinois 8-0 on Sunday to improve to 16-3.
The Missouri men's basketball team greeted fans at Mizzou Arena after returning from Kansas City on Saturday.
The Big East led all conferences with nine teams selected for the NCAA Tournament.
The game was scheduled to be the last of a four-game series. The Tigers won the first three games of the series 10-4, 5-3 and 3-2.
Missouri graduates its two leading scorers in Christine Flores and BreAnna Brock, but coach Robin Pingeton remains excited about her returning players.
After beating Baylor 90-75 in their final Big 12 Conference game, the Tigers, decked out in gold Big 12 champion T-shirts, huddled around Missouri coach Frank Haith to accept the trophy.
The Missouri men's basketball team defeated Baylor 90-75 to clinch the Big 12 Conference Tournament championship.
Marcus Denmon, Missouri's leading scorer this season with an average of 18 points per game, showed selflessness on the court, playing 36 minutes in Saturday's victory that advanced Missouri to the Big 12 title game.