Jessra Johnson was the lone bright spot in the Missouri women's basketball team's 52-46 victory over Bradley Tuesday night on the road. In a game where the Tigers shot just 27 percent, Johnson became the 27th player at Missouri to reach the 1,000-point milestone.
Missouri accepted a bid to the Texas Bowl, which had the last choice in the Big 12 bowl selection hierarchy. At Missouri's official bowl announcement Sunday evening, coach Gary Pinkel addressed the league's bowl selection system, but only after being asked about it.
Missouri senior linebacker Sean Weatherspoon, a Texas native, has heard good things about Reliant Stadium, the home of the NFL's Houston Texans, but he has never been to the facility. He will get his first visit when the Tigers play Navy on Dec. 31 in the Texas Bowl.
The Tigers won 106-69 against the Ducks.
The junior led a 11-0 run that was influential in the Tigers' 66-55 win Saturday against Ball State at Mizzou Arena.
When the shots weren't falling, it was the defensive intensity and hustle plays that led Missouri to a 66-55 victory over Ball State on Saturday afternoon at Mizzou Arena.
The junior shooting guard, despite being just 5 feet, 8 inches tall, leads the Tigers in rebounds this season.
The Missouri men's basketball team, which lost consecutive games for the first time since the 2007-08 season Wednesday night to drop to 4-2, has been outrebounded in three of its six games.
Missouri athletic department spokesman Chad Moller said Missouri is reaching out to the Sun, Insight, Independence and Texas Bowls with information promoting the Tigers' football team.
The Missouri men's basketball team lost consecutive games for the first time since the 2007-08 season, falling to Vanderbilt 89-83 on Wednesday night in Nashville, Tenn.
Built in 1952 as a combination gymnasium and concert hall, Vanderbilt’s Memorial Gym in Nashville, Tenn., is one of college basketball's oddest stages.
Missouri men's basketball players Keith Ramsey, Laurence Bowers and Tyler Stone are all a part of a recruiting line Tigers coach Mike Anderson has established in Tennessee.
Sophomore kicker Grant Ressel was named the Big 12 Conference's Special Teams Player of the Week
Offensive lineman Kurtis Gregory's jerseys have scattered over the years.
The Tigers cut an 11-point deficit down to one before falling to No. 9 Florida State in the championship game of the Seminole Classic.
The Tigers struggled shooting the ball all night, making only 16 baskets all game in their 59-52 loss to the Richmond Spiders, who improved to 6-1 on the season. Missouri, which was third in the nation in scoring with 81.5 points a game heading into the game, just couldn’t find its touch from anywhere on the court.
Let the argument begin: This year's Danario Alexander vs. last year's Jeremy Maclin.
Some Kansas fans wore Mangino gear in case it was the coach's last game.
A Brian Coulter safety with less than three minutes left cut the Kansas lead to 39-38. The following Missouri drive got the Tigers inside the 10-yard line. Grant Ressel's 27-yard field goal as time expired clinched Missouri's eighth win of the year.