The Missouri women's basketball team rallied from a 17-point second-half deficit against No. 3 ranked Texas A&M in its conference opener before falling 62-56.
Coach Cindy Stein and her players admitted to doubting a comeback from a double-digit deficit against Texas A&M.
The Missouri men's basketball team's three leading scorers, DeMarre Carroll, Leo Lyons and Matt Lawrence, need to perform at a high level for Missouri to be successful in Big 12 Conference play.
With nonconference play almost over, the Big 12 is comparing favorably to the rest of the country in men's basketball.
After finishing last a season ago, the Tigers say they can compete with the league's best this season.
The MU guard makes his first six three-point shots.
The Tigers have a four-game winning streak heading into conference play Saturday.
The Tigers scored 22 unanswered points to start the game.
The Missouri women's basketball team rides an eight-game winning streak into Saturday's game against No. 3 Texas A&M.
Freshman guard Kim English's work ethic is helping him make progress early in the Missouri men's basketball team's season.
The Tigers snapped an eight-game nonconference road losing streak on Saturday afternoon.
The Tiger's bench had its most impressive performance of the year in a 76-65 win at Duquesne.
Missouri guard J.T. Tiller is from Marietta, Ga., which is about an hour and a half from the University of Georgia campus. Tiller's parents are coming to Saturday's game in a group of about 20 family and friends, and several of Tiller's friends from Wheeler High School will be there, too.
The junior guards focus on assists and steals and leave the scoring to their teammates.
The Missouri women's basketball team won its sixth consecutive game despite playing a sloppy second half.
The Missouri women's basektball team had a week between its Dec. 21 game at Arkansas and Monday's win over SEMO. MU coach Cindy Stein gave the Tigers from the 22nd to the 25th to go home and spend time with family.
The Cougars men's basketball team is in the first of four transitional seasons moving from Division II to Division I. After a 107-57 loss to No. 25 Missouri on Saturday at Mizzou Arena, SIUE is 2-11, including six losses by 18 points or more.
The No. 25 Tigers shots didn't fall. The Fighting Illini couldn't miss. The result was a 75-59 loss for the Tigers, their ninth straight loss to Illinois in the Braggin' Rights Game.
St. Louis native Matt Lawrence struggled for the fourth straight year in Tuesday night’s Braggin’ Rights Game against Illinois at the Scottrade Center, scoring just four points on 2-of-6 shooting in the Missouri men's basketball team's 75-59 loss.