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Mizzou Basketball

Denmon overcomes family tragedy to lead MU men's basketball team to victory

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.

Win over Vanderbilt special for Missouri's Bowers

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.

Denmon to play in Missouri men's basketball game after family tragedy

Missouri men's basketball player Marcus Denmon will play against Vanderbilt Wednesday a day after the death of his cousin. 

Missouri men's basketball defeats Vanderbilt 85-82

Marcus Denmon's steal and 3-point play helped seal the victory.

Missouri men's basketball team looks to improve defense against Vanderbilt

Vanderbilt center Festus Ezeli, who's scoring 13.3 points per game this season, will challenge Missouri's struggling defense.

Experience and size helps MU women's basketball team find success

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.

Crafton leads MU women's basketball team to lopsided home win

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.

Road trips teach value of practice, free throws for Missouri men's basketball

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.

Jones returning to form for MU women's basketball team

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.

Lack of depth hurts Missouri women's basketball in loss to Northwestern

Northwestern topped the Tigers in the Big Ten/Big 12 Challenge game.

Missouri women's basketball to finish travels at Northwestern

The Missouri women's basketball team will take on Northwestern Sunday in the inaugural Big Ten/Big 12 Challenge.

Denmon leads Missouri men's basketball team past Oregon

Junior guard Marcus Denmon led the No. 9 Tigers with 19 points in their 83-80 victory at Oregon.

Missouri men's basketball team heads to hostile territory

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.

Hobbled Flores leads MU women's basketball team to win

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.

Free throws contribute to Missouri men's basketball team's overtime loss

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.

Wright's clutch shot helps Georgetown beat Missouri in overtime

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.

Injury leads to new roles for MU women's basketball players

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 men's basketball player eager to play boyhood-favorite Georgetown

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.

Missouri men's basketball rises in polls after 3-0 week

The Tigers are ranked No. 9 in the AP poll and No. 11 in the USA Today/ESPN coaches' poll.

English makes most of limited playing time for Missouri men's basketball

Kim English sat the bench for the majority of the first half in No. 11 Missouri's win against Arkansas-Pine Bluff. 



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