Missouri’s Frank Haith is one of 48 NCAA basketball coaches taking part in the Infiniti Coaches Charity Challenge, which includes a $100,000 donation to the Boys & Girls Club of the Columbia Area if Haith wins.
The game on Saturday benefits Shriners Hospitals for Children, an international pediatric specialty health care system.
The Missouri women's basketball team lost to Texas A&M 78-52 on Wednesday night in College Station, Texas.
Sophomore Phil Pressey and junior Michael Dixon's different styles have been essential to the Tigers' success this season.
Senior Bailey Gee, a civil engineering major and a guard on the Missouri women's basketball team, said playing guitar helps her with the pressures of being enrolled in a demanding academic program while playing for a Division I athletic team.
Midway through the season, senior guard Marcus Denmon was named as a Top 25 candidate for college basketball's highest award.
Junior guard Michael Dixon collected 18 points, 16 of which came in the first half for the Tigers in a 70-51 victory Monday in front of 15,061 at Mizzou Arena.
The Tigers played against the Texas A&M Aggies on Monday in Mizzou Arena. Missouri won 70-51.
Tom Miltenberger played on the Missouri men's basketball team in the late 1960s, and now at age 65, he has fought and beat cancer twice.
Michael Dixon scored 16 points in the first half to help No. 5 Missouri improve to 17-1 on the season.
Billy Kennedy, Texas A&M's first-year coach, served as an assistant coach under new Missouri coach Frank Haith when Haith was the head coach at Miami. The two are set to face each other in new roles in ESPN's Big Monday contest at Mizzou Arena.
Kansas scored 17 points off 18 Missouri turnovers in the Tigers' 72-63 loss Sunday at Mizzou Arena.
The Missouri women's basketball team lost their fourth consecutive game on Sunday, falling 72-63 to Kansas at Mizzou Arena.
Sophomore guard Phil Pressey scored 18 points, added 10 assists and had no turnovers in Missouri's 84-73 win over Texas.
Frank Haith and Texas coach Rick Barnes are now 1-1 against each other. The last time they faced-off was in 2008. The Longhorns defeated Haith's Miami team 75-72 in the sweet 16 of the NCAA tournament.
The No. 9 Missouri's men's basketball team beat Texas 84-73 on Saturday afternoon at Mizzou Arena.
Missouri has lost three in a row in the Big 12, but coach Robin Pingeton is using the Tigers' recent struggles as an opportunity to improve her program.
The No. 9 Missouri men's basketball team beat Texas 84-73 on Saturday at Mizzou Arena to improve to 16-1 overall and 3-1 in the Big 12 Conference.
In Wednesday's game against Iowa State, Denmon scored only six points, but he led the team with seven assists and added four rebounds.
World Series MVP David Freese and some of his St. Louis Cardinals teammates will be outside Mizzou Arena Saturday morning before the Missouri men's basketball team takes on the Texas Longhorns.