Playing its first game of the NCAA Tournament in Buffalo, N.Y. is a great reminder of an exhibition tournament Missouri played in the area shortly after many of the players first joined the Tigers.
Missouri is a No. 10 seed among 16 teams in the bracket’s East Region. The Tigers will play No. 7 Clemson at about 1:35 p.m. Friday in Buffalo, N.Y.
The process the selection committee uses to pick the field of 65 teams (one of which figures to be Missouri) is a long, complicated task that starts with dinner at a downtown Indianapolis Italian restaurant on Wednesday night of selection week.
Clemson earned its third consecutive NCAA Tournament berth this season, grabbing a spot in the East Region against Missouri. But coach Oliver Purnell hasn't been able to get his team past the first round for the past two years.
Several Missouri men's basketball players were physically nicked up after losing to Nebraska on Wednesday in the first-round of the Big 12 tournament in Kansas City, though it seems only one of the injuries will affect the Tigers going forward.
With an early exit from the Big 12 tournament, the Missouri men's basketball team will have to wait for news about an NCAA Tournament bid. The selection committee will announce its choices starting at 5 p.m. Sunday in a broadcast on CBS.
After coaching the Missouri women's basketball team for the past 12 seasons, Cindy Stein's career with the Tigers' ended in a 64-59 loss to Texas on Thursday afternoon in the Big 12 tournament at Municipal Auditorium in Kansas City.
Missouri senior Amanda Hanneman scored 21 points on seven 3-pointers in a 64-59 loss to Texas on Thursday in the first round of the Big 12 women's basketball tournament.
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The guard's three quick fouls were indicative of the way the Tigers were playing. Missouri struggled to score and could never seem to get into a rhythm.
The Missouri men’s basketball team has needed Keith Ramsey to play almost entire games to anchor a thin frontcourt that has been struggling to replace the injured Justin Safford.
Missouri forward Steve Moore has worn contacts on the court, but he finally became fed up with them about three weeks ago and switched to a pair of goggles.
The Missouri women's basketball coach, who is in her 12th and final season, led Missouri to a win against Texas Tech.
On Senior Day at Mizzou Arena, the Missouri women's basketball team pulled out an overtime victory against Texas Tech.
Sunday will be the last time coach Cindy Stein leads the Tigers women's basketball team at Mizzou Arena.
Saturday it was clear it has been painful for Justin Safford to abandon his jersey for regular clothes at the most important point of the Missouri men's basketball season. Especially as much as the Tigers missed Safford in a 77-56 loss against No. 2 Kansas at Mizzou Arena.
For Missouri to beat Kansas, its bench would have had to have a near perfect game. But instead it had one of its worst games of the season Saturday at Mizzou Arena.
This is what it's like to take on Missouri guard J.T. Tiller. The challenge: to make it halfway up the court.
Coming in off the bench, Missouri forward Laurence Bowers has been the Tigers' third highest scorer. But as a starter, things haven't been going so well.