At the end of Missouri's victory over Texas-Pan American the basket appeared to be 10-feet wide for sophomore guard Kim English, who scored a career-high 25 points for the Tigers.
Scoring comes easily for Tigers in rout of Texas-Pan American.
The Tigers put its second half woes behind and used a later jumper from Jasmyn Otote to defeat Indiana on the road.
The Tigers play their first road game at 1 p.m. Sunday at Indiana.
Mike Anderson said he will know more about the outlook on Tiller’s injured left foot this weekend, and he will confer with Pat Beckmann, Missouri’s associate director of sports medicine, to monitor the injury.
Missouri, which led by 17 at halftime, gave up the lead for good when Memphis sophomore Brittany Carter hit a mid-range jumper with 12 seconds remaining.
Memphis coach Melissa McFerrin was a talented basketball player when she played for Missouri in the early 1980s. She returned to Columbia and helped lead her team to a comeback victory against Missouri.
The Tigers' new motto, C.H.A.N.G.E, an acronym standing for competitiveness, happiness, attitude, new beginning, greatness and energy, reflects the goals of the four seniors on this season's team.
It was hard not to notice Missouri’s gangling 6-foot-8-inch, 205-pound forward during the Tigers’ season-opening 83-68 win against Tennessee-Martin on Tuesday night in front of 6,986 at Mizzou Arena.
When senior captain J.T. Tiller left the game with an ankle injury early in the second half, Missouri's bench players filled the void in the Tigers' 83-68 win over Tennessee-Martin on Tuesday at Mizzou Arena.
The Missouri men’s basketball team won its season-opener against Tennessee-Martin 83-68 on Tuesday night at Mizzou Arena.
Being in the proper physical shape to play "The Fastest 40 Minutes in Basketball" is no easy task, but the Missouri men's basketball team has developed a unique training program to help it get there.
A balanced attack led Missouri to a victory against visiting Northern Iowa in its season opener. Missouri's 21 bench points highlighted the team's depth.
The Missouri women's basketball team beat Northern Iowa 74-57 in its regular season opener Sunday night at Mizzou Arena.
After struggling the past two seasons, the Missouri women's basketball team is hoping for a breakout season like so many other athletic programs at Missouri have had recently.
Guard Marcus Denmon scored 11 of his 13 points in the second half to help the Missouri men's basketball team beat Northwest Missouri State 83-60 in an exhibition game Friday night at Mizzou Arena.
Keon Lawrence, a former MU basketball player who now plays at Seton Hall University, was charged with driving while intoxicated and driving with a suspended license when he caused a wrong-way crash on Garden State Parkway, authorities say.
Amanda Hanneman scored a team-high 20 points en route to a 80-59 Missouri victory against Central Missouri in an exhibition game Sunday at Mizzou Arena.
After getting her starting spot taken away by Bekah Mills as a junior, Toy Richbow is back as the starting point guard after Mills tore her ACL.