Junior BreAnna Brock was told just before tipoff Saturday that she would start. She made the most of it, scoring 12 points in the Missouri women's basketball team's 73-48 win over UMKC.
Ralph and Connie Flores flew to Missouri from San Antonio to watch their daughter, junior forward Christine Flores, play in Missouri's 72-48 victory Saturday over Missouri-Kansas City.
The No. 15 Missouri men's basketball team beat Presbyterian 70-55 on Saturday at Mizzou Arena.
The Missouri women's basketball team will host an in-state opponent Saturday, the University of Missouri-Kansas City Kangaroos. The Tigers are 10-1 versus the Roos all-time.
One Missouri men's basketball player had a special interest in the Missouri volleyball team's NCAA Tournament game against Duke on Friday.
The day after the death of his cousin, Marcus Denmon led the Missouri men’s basketball team with 21 points and made the winning basket in the Tigers' 85-82 overtime victory against Vanderbilt on Wednesday night at Mizzou Arena.
Last season against Vanderbilt, MU's Laurence Bowers, a Memphis native, struggled in a Missouri loss. Wednesday night he got redemption in the Tigers' overtime victory.
Missouri men's basketball player Marcus Denmon will play against Vanderbilt Wednesday a day after the death of his cousin.
Marcus Denmon's steal and 3-point play helped seal the victory.
Vanderbilt center Festus Ezeli, who's scoring 13.3 points per game this season, will challenge Missouri's struggling defense.
Defense played a large role for the Missouri women's basketball team Tuesday in a 53-30 victory over Tennessee-Martin in the Tigers' first home game of the season.
Sydney Crafton has shown steady improvement since being thrown into the starting lineup when Bekah Mills was lost for the season with an ACL injury, and Tuesday was Crafton's best game yet.
After playing seven games in 14 days, the Missouri men's basketball team had a chance to reflect on what it learned during that span. Among the lessons: practice is important, so are free throws, and there's nothing like sleeping in your own bed.
After a slow start to the season, senior forward Shakara Jones is back to producing like she always has. Her return to form comes just in time for the Tigers' first home game of the year Tuesday against Tennessee-Martin.
The Tigers will take on the Hawkeyes for the first time in 100 years. It's Mizzou's second appearance in the Insight Bowl, which takes place Dec. 28 in Tempe, Ariz.
The Tigers are going to the Insight Bowl in Tempe, Ariz., on Dec. 28. Many fans are excited. Many think Missouri was robbed of a better bowl bid.
Northwestern topped the Tigers in the Big Ten/Big 12 Challenge game.
The Missouri women's basketball team will take on Northwestern Sunday in the inaugural Big Ten/Big 12 Challenge.
Junior guard Marcus Denmon led the No. 9 Tigers with 19 points in their 83-80 victory at Oregon.
Tight end Michael Egnew, center Tim Barnes and linebacker Andrew Gachkar earned first-team honors for the Tigers.