MU Men's Basketball

COMMENTARY: Missouri men's basketball freshmen provide hope moving forward

Missouri guard Namon Wright reacts after teammate Montaque Gill-Caesar was fouled and knocked to the ground during the Bud Light Braggin' Rights game against Illinois on Dec. 20 at Scottrade Center in St. Louis. Wright and Gill-Caesar are two of the five Missouri freshmen who may provide some hope for Missouri basketball fans looking to next season.

The Missouri men's basketball season is over. Hopes for a better next season rest on the shoulders of the team's five freshmen.

Missouri basketball's Anderson continues discipline despite last game of the season

Missouri coach Kim Anderson benched senior Keith Shamburger in his last game as a Tiger.

UPDATE: Missouri's miserable season comes to an end with 63-54 loss to South Carolina

Missouri (9-23) finished the season having lost 16 of the Tigers' final 18 games and set a program record for most losses in a season. The 14th-seeded Tigers got within a possession seven times in the second half, the last at 52-50 when Montaque Gill-Caesar, who finished with a team-high 10 points, hit two free throws with 6:42 to go.

Missouri basketball freshman Gill-Caesar prefers criticism to compliments

Amid a tough season, freshman guard Montaque Gill-Caesar is trying to translate criticism into growth.

Missouri basketball shut out of SEC awards

Kentucky's Devin Booker, son of former Missouri star Melvin Booker, won the SEC Freshman of the Year.

South Carolina with plenty to play for at SEC tourney

South Carolina (15-15) is the 11th seed and begins play Wednesday against last-place Missouri (9-22). The Gamecocks will be looking to clinch their first winning season in six years and the chance to continue in the postseason.

Missouri basketball's historically poor season evident in the numbers

What do the numbers 2, 10.8, 40 and 60.7 have in common? They mean bad things for Missouri basketball.

Missouri basketball's regular season ends like it began: a lackluster loss

After losing to Mississippi State on Saturday, Missouri basketball will be seeded last in the SEC Tournament.

Missouri men's basketball hopes to cure its road woes

Missouri has a chance to end the season on a positive note and break one more losing streak Saturday against Mississippi State.

Missouri basketball frustrated at results despite individual improvements

Some Missouri basketball players have shown improvement, but the record doesn't show it.

Missouri will miss Shamburger's stability when he is gone

He just hit the big shot in Missouri's final home game, but that isn't what the Tigers will miss most when Keith Shamburger graduates.

Keith Shamburger shines, hits game-winner in final game at Mizzou Arena

The victory, which gave Missouri back-to-back home wins for the first time since early January, wouldn't have happened without a huge game from Shamburger.

Missouri and Auburn to play in battle of bottom dwellers

The two worst teams in the SEC will meet Tuesday night in Mizzou Arena.

'Boys against men,' Missouri basketball bullied by Georgia

Missouri shot 28.6 percent from the field against Georgia on Saturday.

Wright, Missouri men's basketball hope to build off win

Kim Anderson hopes Missouri will build off its win over Florida. To do that, it might need Namon Wright to take charge after his own 28-point performance.


Despite rough record, Missouri coach Kim Anderson collects compliments

Kentucky coach John Calipari on Jan. 26, after Missouri had lost five straight games, said that Missouri coach Kim Anderson was doing an amazing job.

UPDATE: Missouri basketball breaks losing streak, beats Florida 64-52

Freshman guard Namon Wright's career-high 28 points boosted Missouri to a 64-52 win over Florida at Mizzou Arena.

Missouri basketball might catch a break against Florida on Tuesday

Florida comes to Mizzou Arena Tuesday without its two top players.

'Just another Saturday' at Columbia bars during basketball losing streak

Only a few fans gathered in Columbia bars to watch the Missouri men's basketball team lose its 13th straight game.

Missouri men's basketball losses school-record 13th straight

The Tigers fell 76-53 to Vanderbilt on Saturday afternoon.