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MU Men's Basketball

Tigers get all-around strong effort from Lyons

The Missouri men's basketball team continues to roll through Big 12 competition with a win 66-53 Saturday over Colorado. Senior forward Leo Lyons' double-double led the Tigers.

Lawrence adds versatility off the bench

Missouri senior guard Matt Lawrence has played an important role over the span of the last 10 games, showing an increased versatility.

No. 11 ranking brings new challenges

The MU basketball team tries to focus and improve.

How does this season's MU basketball team measure up?

Griffin dominant for OU

Oklahoma's Blake Griffin, who was named Big 12 Player of the Week for the fifth time this season, averages 22.8 points. He leads the nation in rebounding with 14.2 per game.

Tigers coming together on, off court

The Missouri men's basketball team, which beat Nebraska 70-47 Saturday, has developed a strong bond. Tigers coach Mike Anderson has called his squad "the ultimate team."

Ramsey still making impact

Missouri junior forward Keith Ramsey is coming off the bench again after a five-game stint as a starter, but he is still finding ways to contribute and impressing his coach.

PHOTO GALLERY: MU men's basketball gets revenge against Nebraska

Highlights from the game are captured in pictures.

Tigers learning to finish close games

Since a close loss in the conference opener at Nebraska, the Missouri men's basketball team is 3-0 in games decided by four points or less.

Tigers rebound again on biggest stage

The Tigers used their late-game resilience to overcome a 14-point halftime deficit and beat the Kansas Jayhawks.

Lil Wayne OKs Tiger fans rushing onto Missouri basketball court

Rapper Lil Wayne appeared on ESPN's "Around the Horn" on Tuesday and discussed whether Missouri fans should have stormed the court after the No. 19 Tigers beat No. 16 Kansas on Monday.

PHOTO GALLERY: MU men's basketball upsets Jayhawks

Carroll helps Tigers rally to beat Kansas

Missouri forward DeMarre Carroll scored 16 of his game-high 22 points in the second half to keep the Tigers within striking distance against Kansas.  

Taylor and Tiller spur Missouri's comeback

After struggling in the first half, Missouri guards Zaire Taylor and J.T. Tiller redeemed themselves in the second half. 

Fans want MU basketball team to prove it

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.

Missouri never trails on its way to 20th win

 

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.

Defense dominates Missouri's focus

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.

Taylor's shot sinks Longhorns

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.  

Denmon adjusts to changing role

Missouri freshman guard Marcus Denmon may be a high scorer at home, but he is  doing some positive things for Missouri's defense.

Knight's tantrum spurs discussion

Big 12 men's basketball coaches discussed the quality of officiating in the Big 12 Conference on Monday.  



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