Mizzou Sports

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.

Bowers recognized with Mizzou '39 recipients at Missouri men's basketball game

Missouri men's basketball senior forward Laurence Bowers was recognized as a recipient of the Mizzou '39 during the Tigers' game against Baylor on Saturday for his leadership, academic achievement and service to the university and the community.

PHOTO GALLERY: Missouri beats Baylor with second-half run

The No. 4 Missouri Tigers beat No. 6 Baylor 72-57 at Mizzou Arena. In the second half, Missouri used a 17-3 run to take control of the game. Phil Pressey had 19 points to lead the Tigers who improved to 23-2 and 10-2 in Big 12 Conference play.

Black and Gold game helps Earleywine sort lineup

Missouri softball hosted an inter-squad scrimmage Saturday and introduced 10 freshmen to the team. Regular season play starts next weekend.

Missouri women's basketball comes up short against Oklahoma

The Tigers missed a last-second 3-point shot that would have sent the game to overtime. Missouri is still without a victory in the Big 12 this season.

Slew of 3-pointers pushes Missouri basketball past Baylor

Neither team led by more than five points until the No. 4 Tigers (23-2, 10-2) went on a 17-3 run during the middle of the second half on the way to a 72-57 victory over the No. 6 Bears.

Overcoming offseason adversity helped Missouri men's basketball team build chemistry

After a tumultuous offseason, the No. 4 Tigers have surpassed all expectations this year because of strong team chemistry.