MU Men's Basketball
Ten of the Tigers' non-conference games will appear on national television, which is a school record, according to the MU athletics department. The team will begin play Oct. 29 with an exhibition game against William Jewell College at the Hearnes Center.
Freshmen Jakeenan Gant and D'Angelo Allen were arrested early Sunday on suspicion of third-degree assault.
The new Tigers coach said he aims to recruit players from Missouri and that he wants them to succeed in the classroom and stay out of trouble.
The senior forward's eligibility for the 2014-15 season is pending an NCAA waiver, according to a statement from Winthrop.
Missouri's 2014-15 basketball schedule features tough nonconference opponents.
Kevin Puryear, who plays for Blue Springs South High School, averaged 19.2 points, 8.8 rebounds and 2.2 assists as a junior. He is a 6-foot-7, 215-pound small forward and a 2015 prospect.
Hickman basketball star Jimmy Whitt said his decision came down to Arkansas and Missouri, but ultimately his heart was in Arkansas.
ESPN announced its Super Tuesday lineup for the 2015 SEC men’s basketball season on Wednesday. The Tigers will be featured twice.
The Missouri basketball team will face Arizona in its opening game of the 2014 EA Sports Maui Invitational in November.
The Missouri basketball team will play in the EA SPORTS Maui Invitational in November, and the annual tournament's bracket will be announced Wednesday morning, according to a press release sent by the tourney's organizers Monday.
Missouri announced Friday that Montaque "Teki" Gill-Caesar committed to the Tigers. Gill-Caesar played under Missouri assistant Rob Fulford for two seasons at Huntington Prep.
Eight former players that appeared for Missouri in the last three years have played professionally overseas — some for a chance at the NBA, some to just keep playing.
Former Missouri basketball guard Jordan Clarkson was selected 46th overall in Thursday's NBA Draft by the Washington Wizards.
Tramaine Isabell, a three-star recruit from Seattle's Garfield High School, verbally committed to Missouri basketball Thursday morning, according to a Scout.com report.
Former Missouri basketball players Jordan Clarkson and Jabari Brown are expected to be selected in Thursday's NBA Draft. They would be the fourth and fifth Tigers to be picked in the last three years.
Shamburger plans to enroll in graduate school this fall and will be able to play immediately for the Tigers, according to the release.
Anderson, who took over the Missouri basketball team, will earn a total guarantee of $1.1 million.
Coach Kim Anderson announced Monday that Matt Herring will direct the Tigers' Athletic Performance efforts. Herring held a similar job for two years (2011-13) with the San Antonio Spurs.
Namon Wright, a top-100 recruit, recommitted to Missouri on Friday, while freshman Shane Rector announced his plans to transfer elsewhere.
Laurence Bowers averaged 12.9 points and 6.2 rebounds in his first professional season with Hapoel Holon.