Mizzou Sports

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.

Missouri men's basketball team adapts to tournament-like schedule

For the past two weeks, the Missouri men's basketball team has played quick Saturday-Monday turnarounds followed by week-long gaps, but each situation provides the Tigers a different way to prepare.

Big 12 coaches noticing Pingeton's program despite winless conference record

Despite Missouri's 0-11 conference record, fellow Big 12 coaches are noticing Robin Pingeton's dedication to her team.

New rivalries await Missouri men's basketball in SEC

Arkansas, Kentucky and Texas A&M are the programs that seem to have the most potential as strong rivals of the Tigers.

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.