MU Men's Basketball
Phil Pressey and Matt Pressey, brothers who are entering their first season on the Missouri men's basketball team, have known Tigers coach Mike Anderson for as long as they can remember. Their father, Paul Pressey, was Anderson's roommate in college.
After a successful junior college career, Ricardo Ratliffe gets a preseason award at a Missouri Tiger.
Missouri men's basketball hosted it's preseason media day on Tuesday. Head coach Mike Anderson and members of the 2010-11 squad met with members of the media.
Five new players have joined the Missouri basketball team for the 2010-2011 season, and a core of returning players is ready to show them their way.
About 12 MU students vied for a spot on the Missouri men's basketball team during walk-on tryouts Wednesday night at Mizzou Arena. They found just how challenging Missouri's uptempo style can be.
Missouri's Kim English has been named a candidate for the John R. Wooden Player of the Year trophy.
Missouri men's basketball coach Mike Anderson said in addition to giving back to the community, the youth clinic held Saturday at Douglass Park also allows him to watch his players teach the skills he taught them.
The Missouri men's basketball team will host a free youth basketball clinic Oct. 2 at Douglass Park.
The Missouri men's basketball team will hold walk-on tryouts at 6 p.m. Oct. 11 at Mizzou Arena.
Dallas-area recruit Tony Mitchell missed the deadline to enroll for fall classes because of academic issues.
The NBA's Toronto Raptors have signed former Missouri player Linas Kleiza to a multi-year contract. Kleiza played with Greek club Olympiakos last year after four seasons in Denver.
Big 12 basketball coaches agreed a 10-team conference will make it tougher to put together glittering records in what has been one of the most rugged leagues in the country.
The Denver Nuggets have made a qualifying offer to restricted free agent Linas Kleiza, a former Missouri player who spent the past season in Greece.
MU Chancellor Brady Deaton and Missouri Athletics Director Mike Alden both said they were pleased with the news Monday night out of Austin, Texas.
The antitrust division of the U.S. Justice Department is investigating the one-year renewable scholarship, what the NCAA describes as one-year, "merit-based" award that requires both demonstrated academic performance as well as "participation expectations" on the playing field.
There are several good reasons why Missouri would be a good candidate for joining the Big Ten if the conference decides to expand.
Big Ten Commissioner Jim Delany took questions on Tuesday at his conference's annual spring meetings in Chicago.
After breaking down the stats on athletic success in the Big 12 and the Big Ten, it is difficult to say if either conference is better.
MU men's basketball coach Anderson said he waited until Saturday to make a decision on Oregon's offer to coach there so that he could talk it over with his wife, who was in Columbia. Anderson didn't comment on the details of the offer.
Missouri men's basketball coach Mike Anderson was pursued by the University of Oregon, but turned down the offer to remain at Missouri.