Mizzou Sports

Missouri's Flores earns Big 12 women's basketball honors

Tigers senior Christina Flores was named Big 12 Player of the Week for the second time this season.

Missouri men's basketball team dominates disciplined Navy team

The Missouri men's basketball team managed six steals against Navy in a 84-59 win. The Tigers will play against Kennesaw State on Thursday at Mizzou Arena.

Andrew Jones makes debut on Missouri men's basketball team

The senior Missouri football player began practicing with the Missouri men's basketball team 10 days ago.

Eye's 3-point shooting leads Missouri women's basketball team

Morgan Eye, a freshman guard, shot four 3-pointers during the first half to give the Missouri women's basketball team a lead that it carried throughout the game to defeat North Dakota 69-52.

Before preparing for Independence Bowl, Missouri looks toward future

Gary Pinkel said the three practices this weekend are meant to help coach young players who didn't receive too much coaching during the season. The team also hosted a large group of recruits Saturday.

Cheap Independence Bowl tickets sell out in 45 minutes

MU students — 53 in total — will travel to Shreveport, La., together on the day after Christmas, thanks to a special $9.99 all-inclusive deal.

Missouri men's basketball trying not to buy into hype

After convincing wins over California and Villanova, much hype has surrounded the No. 10 Tigers. Missouri is an improved team, but the Tigers are focused on what they haven't accomplished yet in their 8-0 start.

Frozen fans set for long wait for tickets to basketball Border Showdown

People were already waiting in line at about 9 p.m. Thursday night outside Mizzou Arena, hoping to be among the first 4,000 students to get tickets for this season's home basketball game against Kansas.

Flores leads Missouri women's basketball team past Eastern Illinois

Tigers senior Christine Flores scored 25 points, collected 14 rebounds and blocked 10 shots in the Missouri women's basketball team's 56-54 victory against Eastern Illinois on Wednesday night at Mizzou Arena.

Eight Missouri football players picked for AP All-Big 12 teams

The Missouri Tigers had four first-team selections.

Five Missouri players named to All-Big 12 football teams

Sophomore running back Henry Josey and senior tight end Michael Egnew were named to the All-Big 12 First Team. Senior defensive end Jacquies Smith, sophomore cornerback E.J. Gaines and junior punter Trey Barrow were named to the All-Big 12 Second Team.

YOU VOTED: The best player in Missouri men's basketball history is Derrick Chievous

Take a look at some of the highlights from our bracket competition to determine the answer to the question: Who is the best player in Missouri men's basketball history?

North Carolina might have new coach

Sources are telling The Associated Press that Southern Mississippi coach Larry Fedora has accepted an offer to become football coach at North Carolina, which Missouri is set to play in the Independence Bowl.

Missouri men's basketball team defeats Villanova 81-71

Senior Marcus Denmon led the No. 10-ranked Tigers with 28 points, followed by senior Ricardo Ratliffe with 17 points and 11 rebounds.

Missouri men's basketball team leads Villanova 42-29 at halftime

Senior Marcus Denmon leads the Tigers with 15 points followed by senior Ricardo Ratliffe with 12 points and six rebounds.



North Carolina, Missouri's bowl opponent, has had its own issues

In June 2011, the NCAA formally charged the UNC football team with nine major violations, and the team lost its coach eight days before its training began.

Missouri men's basketball team excited to play at Madison Square Garden

Missouri will face Villanova as part of the Jimmy V Classic on Tuesday night in New York City. A win would put the team 8-0 for the first time since 2006.

Missouri budget cuts played role in switch to SEC

MU Chancellor Brady Deaton said the SEC offered a more stable and financially lucrative future, and this played role in his decision to move from the Big 12.

Missouri men's basketball climbs to No. 10 in AP Poll

The Tigers (7-0) are the second-highest ranked team in the Big 12, after Baylor (7-0) at No. 6.

Missouri set for Independence Bowl, passed over for Big 12 choice

The Missouri football team fell all the way out of the Big 12’s bowl selection order, accepting a bid to the Independence Bowl against North Carolina on Dec. 26 in Shreveport, La.