LSU’s front court duo of 6-foot-9, 256-pound Johnny O’Bryant III and 6-foot-8, 220-pound Jordan Mickey is a tandem Missouri coach Frank Haith labeled as the most talented front-line in the Southeastern Conference.
Missouri limited Releford – Alabama’s leading scorer with 18.9 points per game – to 10 points, tying his season-low Saturday afternoon inside Mizzou Arena en route to a dominant 68-47 victory for the Tigers.
Missouri coach Frank Haith said earlier this week that he didn't want the Tigers settling for 3-pointers against Vanderbilt's extensive zone defense.
Missouri shooting cools off in second half as the Tigers lose to LSU 87-68 at Mizzou Arena Thursday night. Missouri hit 10 3-pointers in first half but only hit one in the second half.
The Tigers will face a Vanderbilt team desperate for a win. The Commodores are 0-2 in Southeastern Conference play after losses to Alabama and Kentucky.
Point guards Lianna Doty and Lindsey Cunningham take pride in their leadership roles on the Missouri women's basketball team. With Missouri facing its third straight ranked opponent in LSU on Thursday, the team will look to Doty and Cunningham to control the tempo.
Members of the St. Louis Cardinals — including Michael Wacha — will attend the Missouri men's basketball game against Alabama on Saturday.
Missouri held an early lead, but the No. 9 Kentucky Wildcats proved to be too much for the Tigers. Missouri forward Bri Kulas contributed a career-high 27 points and 14 rebounds in the losing effort.
Missouri grabs a 70-68 road win against Ross' former team.
After Thursday's victory over No. 25 Georgia, the Missouri women's basketball team hopes to upset another SEC foe when it squares off against No. 9 Kentucky at 4 p.m. on Sunday.
Coach Frank Haith said Wednesday night that he had sensed a letdown coming, that “we didn’t have the right look about us” in preparation for Georgia. His players are cognizant of that and expect to get a different result Saturday afternoon.
Missouri guard Morgan Eye broke a career 3-point record in Thursday's 66-56 win against No. 25 Georgia. Eye made two 3-pointers in the game, raising her career total to 228 3-pointers.
Missouri earned its first victory over a ranked opponent on Thursday, topping Georgia 66-56. The Tigers' 2-3 zone defense held Georgia to 22.2 percent in the second half.
Missouri faces its first ranked opponent of the season Thursday when the No. 25 Georgia Lady Bulldogs travel to Columbia for their third SEC game of the season. Tipoff is set for 7 p.m.
Former Notre Dame sophomore forward Cameron Biedscheid, a St. Louis native, will transfer to Missouri and join the basketball program as a walk-on this spring.
Frank Haith and the Missouri basketball team anticipate a tougher SEC schedule this year. However, the Tigers are more experienced and more confident on the road this season, factors they hope translate into wins.
If you ask, former Missouri players will tell you about Stormin’ Norman, the character and coach who spent 32 years coaching basketball at Missouri. This week Boone Hospital Center opens the Virginia and Norm Stewart Cancer Center, the latest testament to Stewart's Missouri legacy.
Missouri women's basketball team struggles with Arkansas swarming defense and loses Southeastern conference home opener 69-66.
The Arkansas Razorbacks beat the Missouri women's basketball team at Mizzou Arena Sunday in a game that was close until the final minutes.
Instead of making his impact from beyond the three-point line, Jabari Brown was aggressive driving to the basket and felt comfortable with his pull-up jump shot. So much for "Downtown" Jabari Brown on Saturday.