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.
Zaire Taylor helped the Missouri men's basketball team to a 69-65 victory over No. 16 Texas with a team-high 17-points that included a key three-point play in the game's last seconds.
The Missouri women's basketball team led No. 18-ranked Kansas State for much of the second half. But in the final minutes, the Tigers failed to pull out what might have been a season-changing victory, falling to the Wildcats 58-54.
Missouri freshman guard Marcus Denmon may be a high scorer at home, but he is doing some positive things for Missouri's defense.
Three players were suspended for the Missouri women's basketball team's game against No. 2 Oklahoma on Saturday. Players and coaches say the team is moving on.
Big 12 men's basketball coaches discussed the quality of officiating in the Big 12 Conference on Monday.
The Tigers rebounded after a loss to beat Baylor and celebrate with fans. Sunday, the team will turn its focus to going on the road and beating Texas.
Senior forward Leo Lyons scored a career-high 30 points after rejoining the starting lineup for the Missouri men's basketball team Saturday against Baylor.
Three Missouri women's basketball players were suspended for the game by Tigers coach Cindy Stein after violating a team rule.
Six games into the Big 12 schedule, Lyons is out of the spotlight. After serving a one-game suspension for a traffic arrest, he returned to find Keith Ramsey filling his position in the starting lineup.
Heading into a matchup with the No. 2 team in the country, Missouri women's basketball coach Cindy Stein said starting spots are still up for grabs after an uninspiring loss Wednesday night.
Miguel Paul, Kim English and Marcus Denmon continued their struggles outside of Mizzou Arena in Wednesday night’s 88–72 loss at Kansas State’s Bramlage Coliseum.
Missouri coach Cindy Stein was unhappy with the way her team played in a 68-60 defeat to Oklahoma State.
Andrea Riley, Oklahoma State's junior guard and the Big 12's leading scorer, gathered 30 points in her team's 68-60 victory over Missouri on Wednesday.
The Tigers continue their winning season, but they are still learning from their losses and not taking anything for granted.