In order for Tony Mitchell, one of Missouri's most prized recruits, to play basketball for the Tigers this season, the NCAA must declare him academically eligible by Tuesday, the deadline to enroll in classes at MU.
RaeShara Brown's career-high 33 points were not enough to give the Missouri women's basketball team its first Big 12 Conference road win, and the Tigers lost 66-63 Wednesday at Kansas State.
Missouri and Kansas State both entered Monday's game with a 1-2 Big 12 record. Missouri's 75-59 win gave the Tigers a dose of optimism as Kansas State continues its tumble from the top.
Christine Flores broke her right middle finger in four places last week in the Missouri women's basketball team's loss at Texas Tech, but Flores is expected to return to play in Wednesday's game at Kansas State.
Laurence Bowers' alley-oop dunk on a no-look pass from Phil Pressey snuffed Kansas State's momentum in the Missouri men's basketball team's 75-59 victory Monday at Mizzou Arena.
Missouri guard Phil Pressey used his speed to embarrass Kansas State’s defenders in the Tigers' 75-59 victory Monday over the Wildcats at Mizzou Arena.
The Missouri men's basketball team defeated Kansas State 75-59 on Monday at Mizzou Arena.
BreAnna Brock, a 6-foot-2 forward, has great athleticism, including the ability to dunk. She is learning to transfer that ability to the court for the Missouri women's basketball team.
After high preseason expectations, it is a surprise that Kansas State is coming into Mizzou Arena on Monday with five losses.
RaeShara Brown is the second-shortest player on the Missouri women's basketball team, but she leads the team with 6.6 rebounds per game.
Missouri dropped to 1-2 in Big 12 play with an overtime loss to Texas A&M
Phil Pressey had trouble scoring in his first two games when he returned to the court after breaking a bone in his shooting hand. But, after removing a protective glove from his right hand to start the second half, Pressey found his touch in Missouri's 91-89 overtime loss to Texas A&M on Saturday.
Twenty-seven turnovers led to an 80-45 loss for the Missouri women's basketball against No. 7 Texas A&M, dropping the Tigers' Big 12 Conference record to 1-2.
Christine Flores missed Saturday's game with a broken finger. Her presence was missed as No. 7 Texas A&M defeated Missouri 80-45.
Missouri men's basketball coach Mike Anderson is 0-4 against Texas A&M, making the Aggies the only Big 12 team the Tigers haven't beaten under Anderson.
It's been an up and down season for the Missouri women's basketball team, so it's hard to know what to expect when No. 7 Texas A&M plays the Tigers on Saturday at Mizzou Arena. Missouri might be without junior forward Christine Flores, who averages 15.4 points per game.
Nebraska knew what it had to do against Missouri's leading scorer, but they couldn't accomplish their goal. In the end, the Cornhuskers were just hoping Marcus Denmon would miss. He rarely did in the Tigers' 77-69 victory.
Laurence Bower's dunk late in the first-half of the Tigers' 77-69 victory Wednesday night over Nebraska thrilled fans at Mizzou Arena.
Nebraska’s game Wednesday at Missouri will be its last game in Columbia as part of the Big 12 Conference schedule. Although the Tigers lead the series, the Cornhuskers have upset the Tigers on several occasions.
Missouri shot just 19 percent in the second half and committed a season-high 26 turnovers in a 63-56 loss to Texas Tech on Wednesday in Lubbock, Texas.