The day after the death of his cousin, Marcus Denmon led the Missouri men’s basketball team with 21 points and made the winning basket in the Tigers' 85-82 overtime victory against Vanderbilt on Wednesday night at Mizzou Arena.
Last season against Vanderbilt, MU's Laurence Bowers, a Memphis native, struggled in a Missouri loss. Wednesday night he got redemption in the Tigers' overtime victory.
Missouri men's basketball player Marcus Denmon will play against Vanderbilt Wednesday a day after the death of his cousin.
Marcus Denmon's steal and 3-point play helped seal the victory.
Vanderbilt center Festus Ezeli, who's scoring 13.3 points per game this season, will challenge Missouri's struggling defense.
Defense played a large role for the Missouri women's basketball team Tuesday in a 53-30 victory over Tennessee-Martin in the Tigers' first home game of the season.
Sydney Crafton has shown steady improvement since being thrown into the starting lineup when Bekah Mills was lost for the season with an ACL injury, and Tuesday was Crafton's best game yet.
After playing seven games in 14 days, the Missouri men's basketball team had a chance to reflect on what it learned during that span. Among the lessons: practice is important, so are free throws, and there's nothing like sleeping in your own bed.
After a slow start to the season, senior forward Shakara Jones is back to producing like she always has. Her return to form comes just in time for the Tigers' first home game of the year Tuesday against Tennessee-Martin.
Northwestern topped the Tigers in the Big Ten/Big 12 Challenge game.
The Missouri women's basketball team will take on Northwestern Sunday in the inaugural Big Ten/Big 12 Challenge.
Junior guard Marcus Denmon led the No. 9 Tigers with 19 points in their 83-80 victory at Oregon.
After a tough overtime loss to Georgetown on a friendly court, the Tigers will play in a truly hostile environment for the first time this season when they meet Oregon on Thursday at McArthur Court.
A first half ankle injury didn't stop junior forward Christine Flores from scoring 13 points in a 56-45 win over host Ball State.
The No. 9 Missouri men's basketball team failed to make clutch free-throws in its 111-102 overtime loss to No. 16 Georgetown on Tuesday night at the Sprint Center in Kansas City.
With Missouri defender Michael Dixon’s hand right in his face, Georgetown's Chris Wright put up a desperation shot from beyond the arc. With 0.03 showing on the game clock, the ball fell through the net, and the game went into overtime.
Starting point guard Bekah Mills is out for the season with another ACL injury, which means more minutes for a lot of Missouri women's basketball players.
Missouri junior guard Kim English grew up in Baltimore, just 39 miles from Georgetown, and he has played at the same recreation center as several Hoya greats.
The Tigers are ranked No. 9 in the AP poll and No. 11 in the USA Today/ESPN coaches' poll.
Kim English sat the bench for the majority of the first half in No. 11 Missouri's win against Arkansas-Pine Bluff.