Amanda Hanneman, a junior on the Missouri women's basketball team, was a freshman in college when her mom was diagnosed with breast cancer.
Oklahoma's Blake Griffin, who was named Big 12 Player of the Week for the fifth time this season, averages 22.8 points. He leads the nation in rebounding with 14.2 per game.
The Missouri men's basketball team, which beat Nebraska 70-47 Saturday, has developed a strong bond. Tigers coach Mike Anderson has called his squad "the ultimate team."
Missouri junior forward Keith Ramsey is coming off the bench again after a five-game stint as a starter, but he is still finding ways to contribute and impressing his coach.
Highlights from the game are captured in pictures.
Tigers point guard Bekah Mills was injured in the 72-43 loss.
Since a close loss in the conference opener at Nebraska, the Missouri men's basketball team is 3-0 in games decided by four points or less.
Sophomore forward Shakara Jones has improved her game in her second season with the Missouri women's basketball team. But her teammates and coaches would rather talk about Jones' positive attitude than her positive production.
The Tigers used their late-game resilience to overcome a 14-point halftime deficit and beat the Kansas Jayhawks.
Rapper Lil Wayne appeared on ESPN's "Around the Horn" on Tuesday and discussed whether Missouri fans should have stormed the court after the No. 19 Tigers beat No. 16 Kansas on Monday.
Missouri forward DeMarre Carroll scored 16 of his game-high 22 points in the second half to keep the Tigers within striking distance against Kansas.
After struggling in the first half, Missouri guards Zaire Taylor and J.T. Tiller redeemed themselves in the second half.
Despite a 20-4 record, a tradition of disappointment has many Tigers fans skeptical as the men's basketball team enters tonight's game against Kansas.
DeMarre Carroll scored a career-high 31 points in the Tigers' 82-68 win. Missouri's 7-2 conference record ties its best start since the Big 12 started competition in 1996.
Junior Jessra Johnson led Missouri in scoring with 20 points in the Tigers 74-60 win over Kansas on Saturday at Mizzou Arena. Johnson came off the bench for only the fourth time this season. Johnson said she feels less pressure when she doesn't have to start the game.
The Missouri women's basketball team avenged an earlier loss to the Jayhawks with a 74-60 win on Saturday at Mizzou Arena.
For Tigers, the name of the game is defense. Mike Anderson credits the team's transformation from last season to intense focus on defense during games.
Four members of the Missouri women's basketball team grew up in Kansas, compared to just one member of the Jayhawks team.