Mizzou Sports

Small victories buoy Missouri women's basketball team

The Tigers saw their losing streak grow to 11 games Wednesday night with a 65-52 loss to Iowa State at Mizzou Arena, forcing them to look for positives in places other than the scoreboard.

PHOTO GALLERY: Missouri women's basketball falls to Iowa State

The Tigers lost to the Cyclones on Wednesday night, 65-52. Kyley Simmons and BreAnna Brock had 14 points each for Missouri, who fell to 0-11 in Big 12 Conference play.

Missouri coach Frank Haith finds success after leaving Miami's basketball program

Haith left his mediocre 7-year post in Florida to coach the Tigers, who are now No. 4 in the country.

Kansas men's basketball team's victory at Baylor puts Jayhawks in tie with Tigers for Big 12 lead

With No. Kansas' 68-54 victory over No. 7 Baylor on Wednesday night, the Jayhawks (19-5) move into a tie with No.  4 Missouri (22-2) atop the Big 12 standings with both teams at 9-2 in conference play.

Missouri women's basketball staff deals with tough stretch

Missouri coach Robin Pingeton said the first three years of rebuilding a program are the hardest.

UPDATE: Mizzou '39 award recipients announced

Mizzou '39 recognizes the top 39 outstanding seniors at MU for their academic achievement, leadership and service to the campus and community. Eight of this year's recipients are student athletes.

Missouri women's basketball to take on Iowa State

Iowa State, like the Tigers, lost their first five conference games of the season. Since then, however, the Cyclones have been able to reverse fortunes.

Missouri women's basketball to host social media day

The MU athletics department is offering $1 admission to those who "like" the team's Facebook page.

Missouri men's basketball sneaks past Oklahoma, 71-68

The No. 4 Missouri men's basketball team claimed first place in the Big 12 by edging Oklahoma 71-68 on Monday night in Norman, Okla.

Missouri men's basketball holds at No. 4 in rankings; Denmon named player of the week

After its dramatic comeback win against Kansas on Saturday, the Missouri men's basketball team remained ranked No. 4 in Associated Press and ESPN/USA Today Coaches' polls.

Missouri's Marcus Denmon named Big 12 Player of the Week

Missouri senior Marcus Denmon was named Big 12 Player of the Week after leading the Tigers to a 74-71 win over Kansas on Saturday. Denmon scored 29 points, including nine in the final two minutes to lead a Missouri comeback.

PHOTO GALLERY: Missouri basketball slips past Oklahoma, 71-68

After an emotional comeback win against rival Kansas on Saturday, Missouri barely managed to slip past Oklahoma on Monday in Norman, Okla., 71-68.

Missouri men's basketball remains No. 4 in AP poll

The Tigers (21-2, 8-2 Big 12) are one of three ranked teams in the Big 12, all in the top 10.

No-quit attitude from Kim English in Missouri basketball win against Kansas

With Missouri trailing Kansas by six points with fewer than four minutes to play, English walked into the team huddle and told his teammates that they were going to win the game.

PHOTO GALLERY: More images from Missouri men's basketball win over Kansas

The Missouri men's basketball team rallied in the final minutes to beat Kansas 74-71 Saturday at Mizzou Arena. With Missouri joining the Southeastern Conference this summer, the basketball game may have been the last played between the rivals in Columbia for the foreseeable future.

Frenzy surrounds Missouri-Kansas basketball rivalry game

Sports celebrity appearances, fireworks and a spot on national television all added to the hysteria that made up what could potentially be the last chapter for the 104-year-old rivalry in Columbia.

Missouri women's basketball falls at Texas Tech, remains winless in Big 12

Texas Tech scored 27 points off of 26 Missouri turnovers in the Tigers 76-49 loss on Sunday in Lubbock, Texas.

Missouri men's basketball rallies to edge Kansas

The No. 4 Missouri men's basketball team made a comeback for the ages against No. 8 Kansas on Saturday night at Mizzou Arena.

PHOTO GALLERY: MU beats KU, 74-71, in final home game of the traditional rivalry

The No. 4 Missouri men's basketball team made a comeback for the ages against No. 8 Kansas on Saturday night at Mizzou Arena.

First student in line named cheer captain for ESPN's 'College GameDay'

Stephen Keller, who was the first student in line for ESPN's "College GameDay," was named the cheer captain of the show and led the crowd in chants and songs throughout the morning.