Missouri men's basketball player J.T. Tiller is one of the Tigers' most intense players on the court. Off it, he can be one of the team's most gregarious members.
Coach Cindy Stein said trying to win close games has kept some young players from getting the experience they need.
MU is now 24-4 overall and 11-2 in Big 12 play. Missouri's next game is Sunday at rival Kansas.
Five players scored in double figures for the Missouri men's basketball team in the Tigers' victory Wednesday over Kansas State.
On Wednesday, the Missouri men's basketball team won its 17th straight game at Mizzou Arena this season in a 94-74 triumph over Kansas State.
The Missouri women's basketball team built a 10-point lead over No. 16-ranked Texas. But the Tigers struggled in the second half against the Longhorn's 2-3 zone.
Darren Kent, a senior, has played for three different coaches and gone to the schools' first NCAA Tournament in 12 years.
Yvonne Anderson, the daughter of Missouri men's basketball coach Mike Anderson, scored three points for Texas against Missouri.
The confidence Missouri men's basketball coach Mike Anderson raves about appears on a different stage when freshman guard Kim English reads one of his poems.
Texas freshman Yvonne Anderson, a standout last season for Hickman, will return to Columbia on Tuesday night when the No. 16 Longhorns play the Missouri women's basketball team. Missouri men's basketball coach Mike Anderson, her father, will be there to cheer for her.
The Sooners played without preseason All-American Blake Griffin, who sat out because of a concussion.
The Missouri men's basketball team continues to roll through Big 12 competition with a win 66-53 Saturday over Colorado. Senior forward Leo Lyons' double-double led the Tigers.
The Tigers fell 65-52 on Saturday night after Nebraska took a double-digit lead with a scoring streak.
Missouri senior guard Matt Lawrence has played an important role over the span of the last 10 games, showing an increased versatility.
The Missouri women's basketball team has put together a winning home record this season but has struggled on the road, going 3-6 away from Mizzou Arena.
The Tigers held Kansas State scoreless for a 16-minute stretch on their way to a 52-43 win Wednesday at Mizzou Arena.
The Tigers and Wildcats wore pink in honor of breast cancer awareness month.
With a 52-43 victory over No. 16-ranked Kansas State, the Missouri women's basketball team surpassed its conference win total from all of last season.
The MU basketball team tries to focus and improve.
Amanda Hanneman, a junior on the Missouri women's basketball team, was a freshman in college when her mom was diagnosed with breast cancer.