Mizzou Sports

Freshman leads Missouri softball team in victory over Texas A&M

Freshman Maddison Ruggeberg's RBI double got the Tigers' offense going in a 6-3 win over Texas A&M on Saturday at University Field.

MU baseball loses at Oklahoma State

The Missouri baseball team lost to Oklahoma State 4-1 on Saturday. The Tigers have lost six straight games.

Missouri softball hosts Big 12 opponent for first time this season

The No. 12 Missouri softball team started conference play 5-1 on the road. This weekend the Tigers will play host as the No. 20 Texas A&M Aggies come to town for a game Saturday afternoon and late Sunday morning.

MU softball wins doubleheader to cap 10-game road trip

Head coach Ehren Earleywine said he was content with how the team played during its two-week road stint. The Tigers will be back home this weekend for a two-game series against Texas A&M.

Missouri baseball's offense struggles in loss to Kansas

The Tigers struck out 13 times in 26 at bats. They lost to Kansas 7-1.

Phil and Matt Pressey's status uncertain with Missouri men's basketball team

Paul Pressey, the father of MU players Phil and Matt Pressey, is a long-time friend of former Missouri coach Mike Anderson, and there has been speculation that the brothers might follow Anderson to Arkansas.

New Missouri men's basketball coach Frank Haith introduced to new fans and new team

Frank Haith's introduction to his new team and new fans on Tuesday was the first step in washing away the cloud of criticism that surrounds his hiring as Missouri's new men's basketball coach.

New Missouri men's basketball coach Frank Haith addresses media

Players and fans broke into a chant of M-I-Z Z-O-U as Haith took the podium.

MU names Haith new men's basketball coach

Missouri athletics director Mike Alden announced the hiring of Frank Haith as the new Missouri men's basketball coach at a news conference Monday evening. Haith's less than stellar record caused some questions among MU fans, but Alden said he is confident in his man.


Bowers and English declare for 2011 NBA Draft without agents

Two Missouri men's basketball players have declared for the 2011 NBA Draft. Because Bowers and English did not hire agents, there is a possibility the two will return next season.

Board of Curators member says meeting tonight solely to approve contract

Missouri Board of Curators member Wayne Goode said the board has no control over who MU's next basketball coach will be. The meeting tonight is to only discuss the financial aspect of Frank Haith's contract.

Find more on the search to replace Anderson on the blog

As more information on basketball coach Mike Anderson's resignation and the search for his replacement becomes available, Missourian reporters will post it on the Missourian Sports Blog.

MU baseball team swept in series at Texas

The Missouri baseball team was swept in its three-game series at Texas after losing 10-1 to the No. 8 Longhorns on Sunday in Austin, Texas.

MU softball team splits series at Baylor

The Missouri softball team won 6-0 over Baylor on Sunday to split a two-game series against the Bears in Waco, Texas.

MU softball team falls at Baylor

Chelsea Thomas lost her first game in 14 starts in the Missouri softball team's 3-2 defeat Saturday at Baylor.

Missouri baseball team drops second game at Texas

The Missouri baseball team lost 5-2 to Texas on Saturday in the second game of its three-game series in Austin, Texas.

Missouri baseball team loses at Texas

The Missouri baseball team lost 5-4 to Texas on Friday at Disch-Falk Field in Austin, Texas.

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.