Mizzou Sports

Details released on Painter's new deal at Purdue

More details about Purdue men's basketball coach Matt Painter new contract came Thursday during a news conference in West Lafayette, Ind. The deal guarantees at least $2.3 million annually through the 2018-19 season.

Painter will not be next MU men's basketball coach, chooses to remain at Purdue

Matt Painter will not be the next coach of the Missouri men's basketball team. He agreed upon a new eight-year contract with Purdue on Wednesday.


Search continues for next Missouri men's basketball coach

Matt Painter's decision Wednesday to turn down offers from Missouri to remain the men's basketball coach at Purdue, means MU officials will have to look elsewhere for a replacement for Mike Anderson.  

Former Purdue coach says loyalty is what kept Matt Painter at Purdue

Gene Keady saw Matt Painter transform from one of his players to the man who took over his team. On Wednesday, Keady was relieved when he found out that Painter decided to stay at Purdue. 

MU softball team splits at North Texas

The Missouri softball team's 24-game winning streak ended with a 9-2 loss to North Texas in the second game of a doubleheader split Wednesday with the Mean Green in Denton, Texas.

MU meeting with Purdue's Painter about men's basketball coaching job

Former Purdue coach Gene Keady confirmed Tuesday morning that Matt Painter has been in contact with Missouri representatives concerning the coaching vacancy on the Missouri men's basketball team. Keady believes Painter met with Missouri representatives on Tuesday, but said Painter has not made a decision. 

MU's Thomas earns more Big 12 softball pitching honors

For the second time this season and fourth time in her career, Missouri's Chelsea Thomas was named the Big 12 Conference Pitcher of the Week.


MU baseball game at Busch Stadium postponed

Tuesday night's baseball game between MU and Illinois at at Busch Stadium in St. Louis was postponed because of wet and cold weather.

MU's basketball coaching search becoming limited

On Wednesday, after five seasons with the Tigers, Mike Anderson left Missouri to become the new coach at Arkansas. On Monday, several names mentioned as possible replacements solidified their situations elsewhere.

Missouri State's Martin hired as new men's basketball coach at Tennessee

Tennessee hired Missouri State's Cuonzo Martin on Sunday to take over a Volunteers men's basketball program facing punishment by the NCAA for recruiting violations.

Missouri softball team sweeps Texas Tech

The Missouri softball team completed a two-game sweep of No. 19-ranked Texas Tech with a six-inning 10-1 victory over the Red Raiders on Sunday in Lubbock, Texas.

Former Missouri coach Mike Anderson enjoys welcome return to Arkansas

Former Missouri basketball coach Mike Anderson was introduced Saturday as Arkansas' new head coach. He told fans and reporters that he considers Arkansas home and plans to stay there.

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.