Mizzou Sports

Missouri softball loses for first time in new season

The Eastern Kentucky Colonels rallied to score four runs in the last two innings to tie the game before beating the Tigers 6-5 in 10 innings.

Missouri women's basketball earns first conference win of season at Kansas

Kyley Simmons made a 3-point shot with less than three minutes left to put the Tigers ahead by seven points. The play helped secure a 70-65 victory at Kansas for Missouri's first Big 12 Conference win of the season.

PHOTO GALLERY: No. 3 Missouri basketball defeats Texas A&M

The Tigers defeated the Aggies by a score of 71-62 Saturday at Reed Arena in College Station, Texas.  Missouri senior guard Kim English led all scorers with 21 points.  

Five Missouri seniors set career men's basketball win record

Five seniors on the Missouri men's basketball team have the most wins ever recorded in a four-year period for the school. However, they've never won in College Station, Texas, against the Texas A&M Aggies, who they face on Saturday.

Mutual friend praises Missouri basketball coaches Haith, Pingeton

Loyola University Chicago men's basketball coach Porter Moser, who is friends with Missouri men's basketball coach Frank Haith and Tigers women's basketball coach Robin Pingeton, says both are talented and driven people.

Big 12 basketball coaches will miss playing in Columbia

Oklahoma State men's coach Travis Ford, Kansas men's coach Bill Self and Texas Tech women's coach Kristy Curry all said they are sad Missouri is leaving the Big 12.

Missouri's forwards key in win over Oklahoma State

After the Missouri guards made 14 3-pointers to beat Baylor on Saturday, the Missouri forwards stepped in for an 83-65 win over Oklahoma State on Wednesday.

Ball boy adds pep to Missouri-Oklahoma State basketball game

Sam Slaughter, 12, has been a ball boy for the Missouri men's basketball team for three years. He said he enjoys getting on television, but that his favorite part is being able to cheer with the student section.

Missouri softball opens season with big expectations

Tigers softball coach Ehren Earleywine will bring a talented class of 10 freshman to the team's first game against Ball State on Friday afternoon in Troy, Ala.

Missouri baseball opens season at Auburn

Eric Anderson is fully recovered from shoulder surgery and will be on the mound for Missouri on Friday afternoon when the Tigers open the season against future Southeastern Conference opponent Auburn.

Withey dominates games for No. 4 Kansas

After a scoreless game against Missouri, Kansas' big man, Jeff Withey, has poured in a 25-point game against Baylor, an 18-point, 20-rebound performance against Oklahoma State and 18 points and 11 rebounds against Kansas State.

No. 3 Missouri men's basketball team dominates Oklahoma State

The Tigers' 83-65 victory over Oklahoma State on Wednesday night at Mizzou Arena moves the Tigers back into a tie with Kansas at the top of the Big 12 standings.


Missouri men's basketball's Michael Dixon doesn't start, but ends games

Michael Dixon's play off the bench has proved a determining factor in Missouri's wins since losing to Oklahoma State.

Missouri women's basketball upset bid falls short

Missouri's Christine Flores had 20 points and 10 rebounds, and Morgan Eye had 19 points, including five 3-pointers, but the Tigers couldn't hold off a late Aggies charge in a 56-52 loss on Tuesday night at Mizzou Arena.

Missouri women's basketball honors memory of Kay Yow

Missouri's game against Texas A&M on Tuesday at Mizzou Arena was played in honor of Kay Yow, the former North Carolina State coach who died of breast cancer in 2009.

Missouri baseball team fifth in Big 12 preseason poll

The Missouri baseball team was picked to finish fifth in the Big 12 Conference in a preseason poll of the league's coaches.

Missouri men's basketball moves up to No. 3 in rankings

Missouri's rise comes after previous No. 3 Ohio State lost to Michigan State on Saturday.

Phil Pressey's defense inspires Tigers' defensive thinking

The Missouri men's basketball team has shown it has one of the best offenses in the country. Coach Frank Haith is now focusing on defense. 

For Missouri women's basketball team, men's success frustrating and inspiring

The coach and players for Missouri Women's Basketball soak in the men's success and find motivation during a tough season.


Sell-out crowd ignites Missouri basketball to milestone victory against Baylor

In Saturday's 72-57 win against No. 6 Baylor, another sell-out crowd turned up at Mizzou Arena to cheer on the Tigers.