Mike Anderson Jr., now graduate assistant coach, is faced with the difficult task of transforming from a player to a coach.
Baylor freshman Brittney Griner, known for her dunking and shot-blocking ability, averages 18.9 points a game.
Missouri forward Laurence Bowers starts every basketball game with his jersey tucked in. Within minutes of tip-off that changes. "My shirt never stays in my jersey," Bowers said. "I can’t tell you why."
J.T. Tiller, the team’s only four-year player and the one whose blue-collar play best represents Missouri’s style, hasn’t been himself since the start of the Big 12 Conference season Jan. 9.
A basket with 9.6 remaining gave Oklahoma a 62-61 win over the Tigers on Wednesday night at Mizzou Arena.
Abi Olajuwon, daughter of the Hall of Famer, is finally making an impact for the Sooners, including a solid effort against Missouri on Wednesday.
Toy Richbow, the Missouri women's basketball team's small but tough point guard, is hardly fearsome off the court. Richbow's dream job is to open her own adoption agency.
Missouri forward Keith Ramsey may not be able to mend a leaky faucet or repair the siding on a house, but on the court he is the team’s handyman.
The Missouri women's basketball team entered Phog Allen Fieldhouse on Sunday in Lawrence, Kan., looking for its first Big 12 victory of the season. The Tigers left 0-3 in conference play after losing 72-59 to Kansas.
Kendra Frazier, a sophomore on the Missouri women's basketball team from Altamont, Kan., is heading back to her home state to play Kansas at 1 p.m. Sunday in Lawrence.
A 66-61 loss to the Sooners ended Missouri’s nine-game winning streak, and its chance for a 3-0 start in the Big 12, which would have been the best start for the Tigers since 2000-01.
For most of the season, Michael Dixon Jr. has played like a seasoned upperclassman, so it came as a surprise when he committed a turnover late in the game against Texas Tech.
After seeing an eight-point lead evaporate in the final minute of regulation, the Missouri men's basketball team made every one of its eight free throws in overtime to finally turn away Texas Tech for a 94-89 victory Wednesday night in Lubbock, Texas – the Tigers' first road win of the season.
Sophomore guard Marcus Denmon is the second-leading scorer on the Missouri men's basketball team with 11.3 points per game, and he is tied with leading scorer Kim English for the team lead in 3-pointers at 37.
Marissa Scott, the first player off the bench for the Missouri women's basketball team, provides a spark when the team needs one. Coming off a long string of accomplishments in her youth, the success she enjoys is no surprise.
The Tigers dropped their third straight game 65-50 to Kansas State on Wednesday night at Mizzou Arena.
The Tigers women's basketball team could not defend the hot shooting of Kansas State on Wednesday night at Mizzou Arena.
Missouri men's basketball coach Mike Anderson is trying a different tactic for his team’s road trip that begins Wednesday at Texas Tech and ends Saturday against Oklahoma. Rather than tuning out the cheers of the hostile crowds, he wants the Tigers to pretend the cheers are for them.
Zaire Taylor's last-minute 3-point basket Saturday to help Missouri beat No. 11 Kansas State 74-68 is another winning shot in Taylor’s collection. He made a last-second jump shot that won the game at home last season against Kansas, and he scored the winning layup last season at Texas.