MU Men's Basketball
Players from the Missouri men's basketball team were in the stands to watch Rock Bridge senior guard Ricky Kreklow lead the Bruins to a 60-37 victory over Hickman on Thursday night. Kreklow has committed to join the Tigers' program next season.
Missouri men's basketball player J.T. Tiller was arrested early Thursday morning on a warrant for an unpaid speeding ticket and was suspended for the Tigers game against Arkansas-Pine Bluff on Saturday at Mizzou Arena.
Missouri coach Mike Anderson said the Tigers' forwards have to step it up.
Mark Dressler, a former Missouri basketball player, has taught his three children to play and love the sport of basketball. His oldest two children play in college, and his youngest plays for Rock Bridge.
The Missouri men's basketball team is 4-0 at home where it sets its trademark fast, defensive tempo. But away from Mizzou Arena, the Tigers have been lulled into a slower, less successful pace.
Marcus Denmon missed a free throw with less than 10 seconds to go, and the Missouri men's basketball team saw a one-point lead turn into a 60-59 loss to Oral Roberts on Wednesday night in Tulsa, Okla.
The Tigers won 106-69 against the Ducks.
The Missouri men's basketball team, which lost consecutive games for the first time since the 2007-08 season Wednesday night to drop to 4-2, has been outrebounded in three of its six games.
The Missouri men's basketball team lost consecutive games for the first time since the 2007-08 season, falling to Vanderbilt 89-83 on Wednesday night in Nashville, Tenn.
Built in 1952 as a combination gymnasium and concert hall, Vanderbilt’s Memorial Gym in Nashville, Tenn., is one of college basketball's oddest stages.
Missouri men's basketball players Keith Ramsey, Laurence Bowers and Tyler Stone are all a part of a recruiting line Tigers coach Mike Anderson has established in Tennessee.
The Tigers struggled shooting the ball all night, making only 16 baskets all game in their 59-52 loss to the Richmond Spiders, who improved to 6-1 on the season. Missouri, which was third in the nation in scoring with 81.5 points a game heading into the game, just couldn’t find its touch from anywhere on the court.
Missouri's Kim English scored 26-points for the Tigers in a 99-56 win over Tennessee-Chattanooga on Tuesday at Mizzou Arena, but it was fan Jacob Stout who stole the show during a halftime contest with a half-court basket that netted him $5,000.
At the end of Missouri's victory over Texas-Pan American the basket appeared to be 10-feet wide for sophomore guard Kim English, who scored a career-high 25 points for the Tigers.
Scoring comes easily for Tigers in rout of Texas-Pan American.
Mike Anderson said he will know more about the outlook on Tiller’s injured left foot this weekend, and he will confer with Pat Beckmann, Missouri’s associate director of sports medicine, to monitor the injury.