The Tigers will play the Harris-Stowe Hornets, a NAIA team, on Friday. Missouri is ranked 15th in the AP and ESPN/USA Today Coaches polls.
The Missouri women's basketball team didn't play as well as new head coach Robin Pingeton would have liked, but the Tigers beat exhibition opponent Missouri Western 67-60 in Pingeton's coaching debut at Mizzou Arena.
The Missouri women's basketball team beat Missouri Western 66-60 Tuesday night in the season's first exhibition game, but the Tigers had to come from behind to win.
Tori Niemann, a freshman on the Missouri women's basketball team, was an all-state athlete in three sports at Canton High School. After graduating as salutatorian in a class of 44 people, Niemann is set to showcase her skills at a much bigger level.
New Missouri women's basketball coach Robin Pingeton says the Tigers are in condition for the start of season.
Cathy Scroggs, the vice chancellor of MU Student Affairs, was one of two honorary coaches during the game, alongside Missouri Students Association president Tim Noce. The black team, coached by Noce, won 102-96 after trailing by six at halftime.
Junior college transfer Ricardo Ratliffe and Boonville third-grader Brayden Page both made the most of the MU men's basketball team's Black and Gold Game, Thursday night at Mizzou Arena.
Aric Bremer has lived in Columbia for 11 years and is an afternoon radio DJ.
Coach Robin Pingeton has the Tigers playing a style of basketball that resembles coach Mike Anderson's "Fastest 40 minutes in basketball."
Aric Bremer, a 2003 MU graduate, will take the place of Randy Wright.
More than 200 people crowded into Brewer Fieldhouse at the MU Recreation Center on Saturday morning for a free breakfast and to watch Brock and the other members of the Missouri women’s basketball team practice as part of the annual Brewer Breakfast.
Players officially met with the media for 45 minutes on Thursday. When they weren't answering questions, players found different ways to spend their time.
After losing two NBA lottery picks as well as team leader Sherron Collins, Kansas was picked to finish second in the league they've won six seasons in a row.
New Missouri women's basketball coach Robin Pingeton said Wednesday at the Big 12 media days that creating a family environment for her team is essential to their success this season.
Phil Pressey and Matt Pressey, brothers who are entering their first season on the Missouri men's basketball team, have known Tigers coach Mike Anderson for as long as they can remember. Their father, Paul Pressey, was Anderson's roommate in college.
After a successful junior college career, Ricardo Ratliffe gets a preseason award at a Missouri Tiger.
Missouri men's basketball hosted it's preseason media day on Tuesday. Head coach Mike Anderson and members of the 2010-11 squad met with members of the media.
Five new players have joined the Missouri basketball team for the 2010-2011 season, and a core of returning players is ready to show them their way.
About 12 MU students vied for a spot on the Missouri men's basketball team during walk-on tryouts Wednesday night at Mizzou Arena. They found just how challenging Missouri's uptempo style can be.
Missouri's Kim English has been named a candidate for the John R. Wooden Player of the Year trophy.