The Tigers have now lost five in a row with Saturday's loss to Arkansas.
Rather than slowing down the pace of the game against Arkansas' "fastest 40 minutes" of basketball, Kim Anderson hopes the Tigers can keep up.
The Aggies (12-5, 3-2 SEC) held a wide rebounding advantage over the Tigers (7-11, 1-4) at 37-24, and shot 15 of 20 from the free-throw line. It was a departure from the norm for Texas A&M, which entered the contest making 64 percent of its free throws.
Missouri lost its fourth game in a row Wednesday night, falling 62-50 at Texas A&M. What's the connective string among all four of the Tigers losses?
The Tigers (7-10, 1-3 Southeastern Conference) travel to College Station to play Texas A&M (11-5, 2-2 SEC) on Wednesday, looking for their first true road win of the season.
After opening SEC play with an overtime win over LSU, Missouri has lost three straight games. What is the cause of Missouri's losing streak?
Missouri played right into the hands of Tennessee's zone defense in Saturday's loss. The Tigers neglected their big men for the 3 and shot poorly from deep.
Tramaine Isabell responds to first-half benching with eight second-half points.
Namon Wright led the Tigers with 13 points on 5-for-10 from the field. Armani Moore led the Volunteers with 15 points and 11 rebounds.
Kevin Punter backed out of his commitment to Missouri when the basketball program was in transition last spring. On Saturday he'll play against the Tigers as a member of Tennessee's squad.
Donnie Tyndall and Kim Anderson are both in their first year as head coaches in the SEC. Tyndall's Volunteers and Anderson's Tigers are both young teams with only a few returning players from the previous season.
Coach Kim Anderson addressed Kentucky's rout of Missouri on Wednesday and hoped his team would move on.
In the second half of Missouri's (11-7, 1-4 Southeastern Conference) 60-49 loss to No. 1 South Carolina (17-0, 5-0) on Thursday night, Michaelis gave all she had. Michaelis, who was averaging just 8.2 points per game heading into the night, scored the Tigers first 11 points of the second half and ended the game with a career-high 22 points.
When the Missouri women's basketball team hosts the No. 1 South Carolina Gamecocks on Thursday night, it will take all the Tigers have to muster a fight.
Missouri forward Johnathan Williams III scored three points on 1-for-13 shooting in Tuesday's loss at Kentucky.
Missouri basketball plays top-ranked and undefeated Kentucky Tuesday in Lexington, Kentucky, on ESPN.
Missouri men's basketball assistant coach Brad Loos' biggest responsibility is to scout opponents and spot their tendencies. That job has changed quite a bit thanks to technology.
In the first nine minutes of the second half, Morgan Eye, Sierra Michaelis, Bree Fowlerand Maddie Stock all hit 3-pointers to push the Tigers to a lead they wouldn't lose.
Missouri signee Kevin Puryear dropped 26 points against Hickman, and Arkansas signee Jimmy Witt poured in a game-high 28.
Missouri has had less than 48 hours to prepare for Auburn, which has been getting ready for the Tigers for most of the week.