With Missouri's victory over South Carolina on Thursday, the team guaranteed itself a .500 record and a likely Women's National Invitation Tournament bid.
Forward Laurence Bowers 23-point performance Saturday in Missouri's 89-76 victory against LSU was his best since returning from a knee injury.
Bri Kulas led the Tigers with 26 points and 12 rebounds in a 65-58 victory Thursday to become postseason eligible for the first time since 2007.
The victory improves the Tigers' chances of postseason play by moving their record to 16-13 overall and 5-10 in the Southeastern Conference.
The Tigers were led by senior guard Keion Bell, who scored 18 points in the first half and 24 points in the game. Jabari Brown also added 23 points.
Tigers coach Frank Haith wants to see his players bring a construction worker mentality Thursday when they go to Columbia, S.C., to play South Carolina.
On Thursday night, senior guard Sydney Crafton will play her last regular-season home game for the Tigers. Crafton says she's grown as a player and a person since coach Robin Pingeton took over.
Missouri coach Frank Haith said his players and staff try their best not to talk about the postseason too much, even with the NCAA tournament just a few weeks away.
Two days after Saturday night's 90-83 overtime loss to Kentucky, the Tigers were still frustrated.
Missouri (19-8, 8-6 in the Southeastern Conference) is unranked in the latest AP poll after upsetting No. 5 Florida at home and then losing to Kentucky on the road.
The Missouri women's basketball team's 67-59 loss at Auburn on Sunday marks its fifth consecutive loss following the Tigers’ upset of then-No. 9 Tennessee on Feb. 3.
Missouri men's basketball lost their seventh road game this season at Kentucky. Missouri led by 13 points at one point.
After a turnover from Phil Pressey with 49 seconds to go in overtime, Forward Tony Criswell had to intentionally foul guard Alex Poythress. Poythress's free throws put Kentucky ahead 83-79.
After its fourth straight loss Friday to LSU, the Missouri women's basketball team is heading to Auburn on Sunday seeking to bring its record to .500.
Yet again, Missouri lost a Southeastern Conference road game in heartbreaking fashion, falling 9o-83 to the Wildcats in overtime Saturday night at Rupp Arena in Lexington, Ky.
The Tigers lost 78-74 to LSU on Friday at Mizzou Arena. LSU scored 29 points off turnovers.
Tigers coach Frank Haith said guard Phil Pressey's leadership was crucial to Missouri's upset of No. 5 Florida on Tuesday and will be needed to help close out the season with success.
Missouri senior center Liz Smith was outsized by her defenders in Missouri's game against LSU, but she managed to score 15 points through quick maneuvers under the net, helping send the game to overtime. LSU asserted its physical advantage in the overtime period and Missouri lost its fourth straight game since upsetting No. 9 Tennessee on Feb. 3.
With a big win against Tennessee on Feb. 3, the Missouri's women basketball team pulled itself within one win of postseason eligibility. But the Tigers' offense has struggled in three straight losses since, and the players aren't sure how to fix the problem going into the team's final four games.
Sports attorney Dan Fitzgerald spoke to the Missourian by phone Thursday to help clarify NCAA allegations against Missouri men's basketball coach Frank Haith.