Watching Kansas State coach Frank Martin on the sideline can be as entertaining as watching the game itself. For some, his style is abrasive. But those close to the team understand his antics as passionate, not threatening.
After being tied at 60 with six minutes remaining in its game against Kansas State, Missouri was down by nine points just two minutes later after a 9-0 Kansas State run. Kansas State defeated Missouri 80-70 Saturday.
John Bowders and Jeff Zimmerschied use letters painted on cardboard to spell their favorite players' names at Missouri women's basketball games.
Neither team led by more than five points at any point in the game, but Colorado made the big plays when it mattered most to defeat the Missouri women's basketball team 63-59 Saturday at Mizzou Arena.
The Missouri softball team beat tournament host South Florida 4-1 after losing to No. 2 Alabama 3-1 on Saturday.
After losing the first game 3-2 by allowing two runs in the ninth inning, the Missouri baseball team won the second game of Saturday's doubleheader 4-2 in 12 innings against Charlotte.
The Missouri men's basketball team lost 80-70 on Saturday at Kansas State.
Colorado and Nebraska will leave the Big 12 Conference at the end of athletic seasons this year. The Buffaloes will head west to join the Pacific 10, and the Huskers will face competition in the Big Ten this fall. The Missouri women's basketball team will get their last chance to send either school packing with a loss, as they are set to face Colorado on Saturday at Mizzou Arena.
Kansas State has won its past three games and five of its past six entering Saturday’s game against Missouri in Manhattan, Kan.
Between academics and athletics, Missouri was the perfect fit for Kirk Lakebrink and Matt Davis. But, each knew deciding to walk on to the Tigers football team would be a challenge.
Missouri knew going into Wednesday's game against Baylor that the Tigers' big men would be tested. Forwards Ricardo Ratliffe and Laurence Bowers welcomed the challenge and performed, each in his own way, to help Missouri defeat the Bears 77-59.
Ron Lueck joined the MU event staff as an usher for a Rolling Stones concert in 1994. While concerts are fun, working sporting events is what Lueck likes the most. In his 17th year on the staff, he continues to work with his back to the action, supplementing his income by welcoming sports fans with a strong handshake.
Missouri held Baylor guard LaceDarius Dunn scoreless in the first half of Wednesday night’s Tigers' victory at Mizzou Arena.
Chris Abernathy used his experience in commercial radio to pursue a role in Missouri athletics as the announcer for the Missouri volleyball and women's basketball teams.
The 11 students from the junior class at Jamestown High School make the 45-minute commute to Mizzou Arena to work the concession stands at the Missouri women's basketball games. They are raising money for a senior trip.
After scoring 9 runs in its first game of the season, the Missouri softball team produced only three more runs in the next two games.
Dominic Hunter has been working for the Missouri Athletics Department's cleanup staff for roughly six months.
Junior forward Laurence Bowers led the Tigers with 20 points.
The Missouri women's basketball team made just 10 field goals in a 76-34 loss Tuesday night at Nebraska.
Coach Tim Jamieson said his pitchers have plenty to work on before their next roadtrip this weekend.