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.
The Missouri men's basketball team, which has been outrebounded in half of its games this season, showed it can compete in a bruising, physical game, beating No. 11 Kansas State 74-68 in Saturday’s Big 12 Conference opener.
Missouri beat Kansas State on Saturday in a Big 12 Conference opener at Mizzou Arena.
The Tigers began Big 12 Conference play with a 64-48 loss on Saturday at Colorado.
Kansas State coach said his passion got the better of him.
Kansas State guards Denis Clemente and Jacob Pullen are more experienced this season and know better what to expect from Missouri's pressing defense.
Heading into their Big 12 Conference opener against No. 11 Kansas State on Saturday at Mizzou Arena, the Tigers' 12-3 record looks impressive, but it doesn’t say a whole lot about where the Tigers will go this season.
The Missouri men’s basketball team was forced to play in conditions it wasn’t used to in Wednesday night’s 74-45 victory over visiting Savannah State.
Sophomore Marcus Denmon and freshman Michael Dixon first met on the elementary school playgrounds in Kansas City and have been friends ever since. The relationship has helped Dixon become one of the Tigers' most consistent guards.
The Missouri women's basketball team had a rough night shooting from the outside, going 3-for-16 from behind the 3-point arc. With No. 16 Xavier in town, the cold shooting led to a 68-60 Missouri loss.
After winning seven straight games, the Tigers lost 68-60 to No. 16 Xavier on Tuesday night at Mizzou Arena.
Shakara Jones, an undersized post player on the Missouri women’s basketball team, says her shot technique helps her deal with defenders larger than her.
Georgia became another victim of Missouri's defensive pressure in a 89-61 victory for the Tigers men's basketball team Saturday at Mizzou Arena. The Bulldogs committed 23 turnovers and the Tigers had 16 steals.
Coming off the bench for the second-straight game, sophomore forward Laurence Bowers established his second straight career-high in points, this time scoring 23 in the Missouri men’s basketball team’s 89-61 win over Georgia.
The Tigers fell behind 21-6 early to Duquesne Saturday at Mizzou Arena, but fought back to win 72-66.
Jessra's Jungle, a cheering section, provides a unique experience at Missouri women's basketball games.
Missouri men's basketball coach Mike Anderson was courted by Georgia just days after the Tigers were eliminated from last season's NCAA Tournament.
Christine Flores towers over most opponents at 6-foot-3. With her hands and athletic ability, she is more than just a big body. Flores has proven that on the court, providing a huge lift to the Tigers.
The Missouri men's basketball team was losing 6-0 and had missed all nine of its shots when coach Mike Anderson unleashed a hearty scolding. Afterward, the Tigers went on an 18-0 run to spark an 91-57 victory over UMKC on Wednesday night at Mizzou Arena.