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5 Missouri basketball players suspended after brawl

Three days after a weekend brawl left his top scorer with a broken jaw, Missouri basketball coach Mike Anderson has suspended five players indefinitely.

Team quiet about Hannah's broken jaw

Few details given about how the Tigers guard was injured Sunday morning at a Columbia night club.

Former MU coach Larry Smith dies

Mr. Smith, who led the Missouri football team for seven seasons, died Monday, Jan. 28, 2008 in Tuscon, Ariz. He was 68.

Tigers look to get 3-point shooting back on track

The Missouri women's team has been one of the best in the Big 12 from the three-point line, but poor outside shooting in the last two games has caused the offense to struggle.

Hannah injured after fight outside nightclub

The incident is the latest in a series dating back to last summer and leading coach Mike Anderson to institute a "no tolerance" policy in July.

Lyons leads comeback in MU victory over Colorado

The host Colorado Buffaloes scored the first 11 points of the game. Slow starts have been common for MU when playing away from home. But instead of not being able to overcome the early deficit, MU rallied from as many as 14 points down to beat Colorado 66-62 on Saturday afternoon.

Missouri women's basketball held to season-lowing scoring total in loss to Texas

Texas constantly put pressure on MU by trapping on the perimeter and playing tough man-to-man defense to force 23 Tiger turnovers and MU’s worst offensive game of the season. Tigers coach Cindy Stein said the Longhorns’ defense wasn’t the problem. Instead it was a lack of production from supporting players who Stein said needed to want to score more.

Goestenkors looks to return Texas women's hoops to place among elite

While the Texas women’s basketball program isn’t at the level of elite programs like Tennessee, Connecticut, or Duke, it’s not like the Longhorns are trudging along in the mud. They have missed the NCAA Tournament two seasons in a row, but it is Texas’ first two-year hiatus from the tournament since its inception in 1982.

MU men's basketball looks to end road woes in Colorado

The Tigers had two of their toughest opponents, Texas and Kansas, at home, and three beatable opponents, Iowa State, Texas Tech and Colorado, on the road. So far, the only thing that’s gone right for MU is a win over then-No. 12 Texas. The Tigers then lost to Iowa State, Kansas and, on Wednesday, to Texas Tech.

Tigers lose another road game despite Lawrence’s 24 points

Missouri lost another away game to fall to 0-5 on the road for the season. Keon Lawrence scored a season-high 24 points in the loss.

Mulkey gets 200th win in Baylor’s rout of Missouri

The Baylor Bears used suffocating defense to give Coach Kim Mulkey her 200th career win, but she downplayed the accomplishment.

MU women’s basketball team can’t slow down Baylor

Jessra Johnson’s 18 points weren’t enough to pull off an upset against No. 6 Baylor in a 72-57 loss to the Bears at Mizzou Arena.

Tigers look to stun Baylor again

The last time Baylor came to Columbia, the Bears were the defending national champions and had a 30-game winning streak. The Tigers upset Baylor and ended the streak with a 64-61 win. Now they will be looking to pull off another upset Wednesday as they face No. 6 Baylor at Mizzou Arena.

MU men’s basketball team will try to limit fouls, correct road woes against Texas Tech

The Tigers have struggled on the road all year, and lately have been giving up lots of free throw attempts. The game against the Red Raiders provides an opportunity to correct both.

Lawrence wishes for more swishes

Extra practice sounded good to MU guard Matt Lawrence on Monday. The distinctive swish of a 3-pointer hitting its mark reached his ears more than it has in the Tigers' past few games.

MU-KU Photo Gallery

Gallery of photographs from the men's basketball game against Kansas.

Volkus' rare start sparks MU men's basketball team

Seldom-used forward Vaidotas Volkus scored a career-high eight points in Missouri’s most anticipated contest of the year: the Kansas game.

Tigers women’s basketball team can’t catch Kansas

The Tigers tried valiantly to finish off a second-half comeback, but fell 66-60 to rival Kansas on Saturday afternoon in Lawrence.

Kansas wears down MU men’s basketball team

Stefhon Hannah’s 23 points weren't enough to stop No. 3 Kansas on Saturday in the Border Showdown at Mizzou Arena.

Q&A with ESPN’s John Anderson



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