MU Men's Basketball
Senior DeMarre Carroll scored 20 points Saturday to pace the MU men’s basketball team over the Ontario All-Stars, 120-80 in St. Catherines, Ontario, Canada, to open the preseason.
The Missouri basketball team is getting a head start on this season with three games in Canada.
Former Missouri basketball coach Norm Stewart is recovering from open-heart surgery.
The former MU basketball player’s trial on a third-degree assault charge was scheduled to start Wednesday.
He is the second MU player to pull his name from the draft. Junior forward Leo Lyons withdrew his name May 9.
The MU forward will remain with the Tigers for another year. There is no word yet on whether fellow player DeMarre Carroll will also remove his name from consideration.
MU forwards DeMarre Carroll and Leo Lyons have entered their names in the 2008 NBA Draft, but will not hire agents.
Every game day, Kleiza gets to slip the baby blue Nuggets jersey over his head. He gets to swish 3-pointers that bring 18,000 fans to their feet. This season, Kleiza is finally silencing the doubters that he has had at every point on his journey.
When fans saw the last of this year’s Missouri men's basketball team last week, they might have seen the last of junior forward Leo Lyons.
After Thursday’s 61-56 loss to Nebraska in the opening round of the Big 12 tournament, the CBI is the only tournament that would likely be calling on the MU men's basketball team on Selection Sunday.
It wasn’t that Nebraska played great or even that Missouri played poorly. The game was close throughout, and bad possessions for the Tigers piled up in a first-round loss Thursday in the Big 12 men's basketball tournament.
A vocal crowd helps add energy for men's basketball team.
A heating element on a ceiling that dropped onto roofing material started a fire at around 6 a.m., The Kansas City Star reported.
This is the second straight season that a Missouri player has won this honor.
The 10th-seeded Missouri men's basketball team will face No. 7 Nebraska on Thursday in the first round of the Big 12 Conference Tournament in Kansas City.
The Sooners scored 38 points in the last period to defeat Missouri, 75-64.
Former MU basketball guard Stefhon Hannah's court trial has been set for 2 p.m. on April 15 in Boone County Circuit Court Judge Deborah Daniels' court room, according to Missouri Case.net.
On Wednesday, Missouri won a double overtime game against Iowa State, and is now focused on resting up for Saturday's game.
DeMarre Carroll opened the season with a career-high 23 points. On Wednesday, he capped off the home portion of the season with a monstrous two-handed dunk for his 25th and 26th points, a new career high.