Mizzou Sports

Missouri softball defeats Texas Tech 4-1

The No. 13 Missouri softball team won its 22nd straight game and improved to 25-3 after beating No. 19 Texas Tech 4-1 Saturday in Texas. 

TODAY'S QUESTION: Who should be Missouri's next basketball coach?

Mike Anderson resigned as basketball coach Wednesday night, opening up a position at MU.

MIKE ANDERSON RESIGNATION: What others are saying

Missouri men's head basketball coach Mike Anderson resigned Wednesday after leading the Tigers for the past five seasons.

Future of Missouri men's basketball coaching staff not yet determined

The day after former Missouri men's basketball coach Mike Anderson announced his departure to Arkansas, the status of his coaching staff is yet to be determined.

Anderson leaves Mizzou to become Arkansas men's basketball coach

Mike Anderson accepted the position of head men’s basketball coach at the University of Arkansas on Wednesday evening.

Missouri's search for a new men's basketball coach begins

Minutes after announcing the departure of Missouri men's basketball coach Mike Anderson to Arkansas, MU Athletics Director Mike Alden gave his plans for the search for Missouri's next men's basketball coach. 

Missouri men's basketball players as uninformed as fans about Anderson's deal

Players on Missouri men's basketball team said they were as much in the dark as fans when it came to Mike Anderson's departure from Missouri for Arkansas. Six players on the team were at the MU Student Recreation Center when they heard the news. 


Missouri baseball team failed to overcome first inning errors

The Tigers fell behind 3-0 in the first inning and never got over the slow start in an 11-4 loss to Central Arkansas on Wednesday at Taylor Stadium.

GRAPHIC: Salary increase could put Anderson in good company

If MU men's basketball coach Mike Anderson received a pay increase, he would join about a dozen other coaches who make $2 million per year.

Missouri softball sweeps Kansas

The Tigers won both games in a doubleheader played Wednesday in Lawrence, Kansas. Those wins extended the softball team's winning streak and set a record for the team.

Freshman manager plays big role for MU softball team

As batting practice pitcher, freshman manager Lance McMahon has one of the most important duties on the Missouri softball team, according to coach Ehren Earleywine.

Early scoring binge bolsters Missouri baseball team against Central Arkansas

Missouri scored six runs in the second inning and went on to win 11-4, building on a pattern that has defined its offense so far this season. 

Missouri softball scores just two runs, but gets shutout win

The Tigers' usually high-powered offense waited six innings to score against Minnesota on Sunday, but it was enough for their 19th-straight win.

Missouri baseball focuses on mental game as team wins second straight series

Missouri lost the second half of a doubleheader 8-1, snapping a six-game winning streak, but an 8-6 win earlier Sunday was enough to win another series.

Sophomore splitting time between roles for MU baseball team

Eric Anderson will start on the mound for Missouri on Tuesday, but he's also getting time to play the field and hit this season.

MU softball gets win, leads in postponed game

The Missouri softball team led Western Michigan 10-1 in a game postponed because of the weather. The game continues Sunday at 12:30 p.m.

Safford emotional after last game for Missouri men's basketball team

Missouri senior forward Justin Safford couldn't hide his emotions in the final minutes of Missouri's 78-63 loss to Cincinnati on Thursday night in the NCAA Tournament. With the loss, the Tigers' season, as well as Safford's career at Missouri, is over.

Missouri baseball's Garcia has seen hits fall during home winning streak

MU second baseman Eric Garcia snapped a run of bad luck in Missouri's 7-6 series-opening win against Central Michigan. Garcia went 3-for-3 with two runs and an RBI, bucking a trend of well-hit balls that resulted in outs.

Missouri softball captures two very different wins in Friday's doubleheader

Sophomore Rachel Hay got her first hit of the season, a solo home run, in No. 13 Missouri's 10-0 win in five innings over Western Michigan. The Tigers' offense struggled, though, in a 4-3 win over North Dakota State earlier in the day.

Missouri men's basketball team loses to Cincinnati in NCAA Tournament

The Missouri men's basketball team did everything it wanted to for the first four minutes. After that, the Tigers lost their shine in a 78-63 loss to Cincinnati on Thursday in the NCAA Tournament.