Mizzou Basketball

Fans react to Missouri men's basketball loss to Florida

Fans of Missouri men's basketball posted their comments about the 72-49 loss to Florida on Friday afternoon. Some were optimistic when the score was tied at the half, but started to blame coach Frank Haith for Florida's growing lead. Others were excited for the National Invitational Tournament.

Missouri men's basketball set to "rock 'n' roll" in rematch with No. 1 Florida

Missouri has lost four consecutive games to No. 1 teams. The Tigers will have the program’s first chance since Dec. 22, 2004, to snap that streak when they play No. 1 Florida at noon Friday.

Focused Williams III delivers in double-overtime victory for Missouri basketball

On the biggest stage of his young career, freshman Johnathan Williams III turned in his best performance thus far. He hauled in 15 rebounds, including eight on the offensive end, his highest in conference play and his first in double digits since Jan. 28 against Arkansas.

Missouri basketball tops Texas A&M 91-83 in double-overtime thriller

Missouri basketball claimed a 91-83 victory over Texas A&M Thursday in the second round of the Southeastern Conference tournament in Atlanta. Missouri (22-10) shot 53 free throws, and 57 total fouls were called, with the Tigers' two best scorers fouling out. The Tigers play No. 1 Florida noon Friday in Atlanta.

Missouri, Texas A&M tournament matchup could feature more Keanau Post

Coach Frank Haith said he anticipates junior transfer Keanau Post will play a larger role for the Tigers in Thursday's Southeastern Conference tournament matchup against Texas A&M.

TABLE: SEC men's basketball statistics

Here’s a look at each SEC men's basketball team, along with the Missourian’s postseason predictions.


Brown, Clarkson say fatigue isn't an issue for Missouri basketball

Realistic hopes of securing an at-large bid to the NCAA Tournament disappeared after Saturday's loss to Tennessee. If Missouri is going to defy the odds and win this week’s SEC Tournament in Atlanta, the Tigers’ lead players will have to lead the way.

Tigers reserve Criswell will miss SEC Tournament

Senior forward Tony Criswell will not join his Missouri teammates in Atlanta for the SEC Tournament, coach Frank Haith announced at his weekly press conference Monday afternoon.

Florida coach Donovan renews argument about short turnarounds

Florida coach Billy Donovan renewed his long-standing argument Monday that teams playing in conference title games on "Selection Sunday" should not have to return to the court in the NCAA tournament until Friday.

Missouri men's basketball is dominated at Tennessee, 72-45

With the NCAA Tournament hopes for both Missouri and Tennessee possibly on the line, the Volunteers out-jumped, -muscled and -dunked the Tigers 72-45 in Knoxville, Tenn.

For Missouri basketball, postseason implications plentiful in Saturday's matchup against Tennessee

Saturday's matchup in Knoxville pits two bubble teams against each other. The outcome will likely be contingent upon how the Tigers’ post players fare against the Volunteers’ big man duo of 6-foot-8, 260-pound senior Jeronne Maymon and 6-foot-8, 260-pound junior Jarnell Stokes.

Scenarios abound for SEC men's basketball teams as final regular-season games approach

Missouri can finish as high as No. 4 and as low as No. 9 in seeding for the Southeastern Conference tournament. Here is a breakdown of the possible scenarios for teams as they enter their final games.

Ross saves Missouri men's basketball in final minute against Texas A&M

The Tigers spent the entire second half of Senior Night clawing back from an 11-point deficit, eventually taking their first lead with 7.3 seconds left.

Freshmen set table for Missouri's second-half comeback

Freshmen Wes Clark, Torren Jones and Johnathan Williams III gave Missouri a much-needed boost in the Tigers' edgy 57-56 victory.

Missouri women's basketball exits SEC tournament in first round

The Missouri women's basketball team had offensive outbursts in each half, but the Tigers could not hold on to capture their first SEC tournament victory on Wednesday against Mississippi State. 

Earnest Ross looks back at his journey

A lot has changed about Earnest Ross in his three years at Missouri since his transfer from Auburn.

Missouri women's basketball to open SEC tournament against Mississippi State

Missouri will play Mississippi State at 5 p.m. Wednesday to open the Southeastern Conference tournament in Duluth, Ga. The Tigers face an uphill battle as they need to win five consecutive games to win the conference championship.

Missouri among those slipping off NCAA tournament bubble

Missouri is listed among the teams whose NCAA tournament hopes are slipping away by The Associated Press' John Marshall.

Zach Price waits for his moment with Missouri men's basketball

A reunion with assistant coach Tim Fuller has aided Louisville transfer Zach Price's transition to the Missouri basketball team. Price has been waiting and watching his teammates play from a distance this season because of NCAA rules for transfer players.

SEC women's basketball tournament full of tough teams

South Carolina coach Dawn Staley says the depth of the Southeastern Conference gives her extra pride in the Gamecocks' first conference title.

The Gamecocks (26-3, 14-2 SEC) are the team to beat in the Southeastern Conference tournament, which begins Wednesday.