Mizzou Basketball

Missouri men's basketball recruit waiting on NCAA ruling to enroll

In order for Tony Mitchell, one of Missouri's most prized recruits, to play basketball for the Tigers this season, the NCAA must declare him academically eligible by Tuesday, the deadline to enroll in classes at MU.

Brown's career high not enough to get MU women's basketball past K-State

RaeShara Brown's career-high 33 points were not enough to give the Missouri women's basketball team its first Big 12 Conference road win, and the Tigers lost 66-63 Wednesday at Kansas State.

Missouri men's basketball team looks up as Kansas State continues to fall

Missouri and Kansas State both entered Monday's game with a 1-2 Big 12 record. Missouri's 75-59 win gave the Tigers a dose of optimism as Kansas State continues its tumble from the top. 

MU's Flores expected to play against Kansas State with broken finger

Christine Flores broke her right middle finger in four places last week in the Missouri women's basketball team's loss at Texas Tech, but Flores is expected to return to play in Wednesday's game at Kansas State.

Missouri's alley-oop dunk puts Kansas State down for good

Laurence Bowers' alley-oop dunk on a no-look pass from Phil Pressey snuffed Kansas State's momentum in the Missouri men's basketball team's 75-59 victory Monday at Mizzou Arena.

Kansas State can't slow down Missouri's Phil Pressey

Missouri guard Phil Pressey used his speed to embarrass Kansas State’s defenders in the Tigers' 75-59 victory Monday over the Wildcats at Mizzou Arena.


Missouri handles Kansas State at Mizzou Arena

The Missouri men's basketball team defeated Kansas State 75-59 on Monday at Mizzou Arena.

Tiger Tipoff: Missouri's BreAnna Brock has plenty of potential

BreAnna Brock, a 6-foot-2 forward, has great athleticism, including the ability to dunk. She is learning to transfer that ability to the court for the Missouri women's basketball team.

TIGER TIPOFF: Kansas State men's basketball team working through slow start

After high preseason expectations, it is a surprise that Kansas State is coming into Mizzou Arena on Monday with five losses.

Tiger Tipoff: Senior guard leads MU women's basketball with emotion

RaeShara Brown is the second-shortest player on the Missouri women's basketball team, but she leads the team with 6.6 rebounds per game.

Missouri men's basketball drops overtime decision to Texas A&M

Missouri dropped to 1-2 in Big 12 play with an overtime loss to Texas A&M

Tiger Tipoff: Phil Pressey sheds protective glove and finds shooting touch in loss to Texas A&M

Phil Pressey had trouble scoring in his first two games when he returned to the court after breaking a bone in his shooting hand. But, after removing a protective glove from his right hand to start the second half, Pressey found his touch in Missouri's 91-89 overtime loss to Texas A&M on Saturday.


Missouri women handed game to A&M with season-high 27 turnovers

Twenty-seven turnovers led to an 80-45 loss for the Missouri women's basketball against No. 7 Texas A&M, dropping the Tigers' Big 12 Conference record to 1-2.

Flores' absence hurts MU women's basketball team

Christine Flores missed Saturday's game with a broken finger. Her presence was missed as No. 7 Texas A&M defeated Missouri 80-45.

Anderson looks for first win over Texas A&M with MU men's basketball team

Missouri men's basketball coach Mike Anderson is 0-4 against Texas A&M, making the Aggies the only Big 12 team the Tigers haven't beaten under Anderson.

Unpredictability normal for Missouri women's basketball team

It's been an up and down season for the Missouri women's basketball team, so it's hard to know what to expect when No. 7 Texas A&M plays the Tigers on Saturday at Mizzou Arena. Missouri might be without junior forward Christine Flores, who averages 15.4 points per game.

No stopping Denmon in Missouri men's basketball team's victory over Nebraska

Nebraska knew what it had to do against Missouri's leading scorer, but they couldn't accomplish their goal. In the end, the Cornhuskers were just hoping Marcus Denmon would miss. He rarely did in the Tigers' 77-69 victory.

Bowers' dunk brings Missouri men's basketball fans to feet

Laurence Bower's dunk late in the first-half of the Tigers' 77-69 victory Wednesday night over Nebraska thrilled fans at Mizzou Arena.

TIGER TIPOFF: Columbia basketball fans say farewell to Nebraska

Nebraska’s game Wednesday at Missouri will be its last game in Columbia as part of the Big 12 Conference schedule. Although the Tigers lead the series, the Cornhuskers have upset the Tigers on several occasions.

MU women's basketball team fades at Texas Tech

Missouri shot just 19 percent in the second half and committed a season-high 26 turnovers in a 63-56 loss to Texas Tech on Wednesday in Lubbock, Texas.