MU Men's Basketball
Missouri bested North Carolina State 68-64 on Saturday. The Tigers' Jabari Brown came up with a big 3-pointer in the final minute of play.
Missouri (10-1, No. 25) will play North Carolina State (9-2) at 7 p.m. CT Saturday in Raleigh, N.C. The game will be televised on ESPN2.
Former Missouri forward Stefan Jankovic has committed to the University of Hawaii, according to a report by the Honolulu Star-Advertiser.
Tony Criswell’s last-second desperation heave from beyond the three-point line sailed wide, clinching the 65-64 victory for Illinois.
The Tigers will ride a four-game winning streak against the Fighting Illini when the two teams meet at 4:30 p.m. Saturday in St. Louis.
Johnathan Williams III is Missouri's leader in rebounds, but that wasn't his role in high school.
The Missouri men's basketball team is ranked No. 23 in the latest The Associated Press poll, which was released Monday.
Missouri struggled all night to pull away from Western Michigan. Missouri coach Frank Haith is looking for his team, which is now 10-0, to get more consistent in its execution.
After defeating West Virginia on Thursday night, Missouri has not had much time to prepare for Saturday's 11:30 a.m. game against UCLA.
Will the Tigers look back upon home matchups with West Virginia and UCLA as fond memories or as missed opportunities to strengthen their case to make a sixth-consecutive NCAA Tournament appearance?
The matchup Saturday between Missouri football and Auburn is a bit more personal for Earnest Ross, who played for Auburn for two years before transferring to Missouri in 2011.
Interim coach Tim Fuller's mission all along was to not lose a game, and he completed his mission as Missouri defeated IUPUI 78-64 Monday in the last of his five-game stint at the helm.
Missouri defeated Gardner-Webb 72-63 on Saturday in a game without its most conspicuous cheering section.
After a quiet first year last season and an underwhelming first half against Southern Illinois last week, Missouri center Ryan Rosburg responded to a challenge from his coach and teammates to step up his play. The second year player finished the game strong with nine rebounds.
Missouri forward Tony Criswell performed well in his first game back after a suspension. His teammates praised his performance after the game.
The Missouri basketball team heads to the Sprint Center in Kansas City on Saturday to take on Hawaii. The last time the Tigers played there was in March 2012 when they defeated Baylor to claim the Big 12 Championship.
Jakeenan Gant signed a National Letter of Intent on Wednesday to play basketball at Missouri.
Interim coach Tim Fuller trusted Jordan Clarkson, Earnest Ross and Jabari Brown in Missouri's 72-59 win over Southern Illinois on Tuesday.
Missouri almost shot as well from behind the arc (52%) than it did from the foul line (56%) in an 89-53 win over Louisiana State on Friday night.
College basketball rule changes were put in this season after scoring in Division I dropped to 67.5 points per game in 2012-13, the lowest since 1951-52 — long before the shot clock and 3-point shot were added — and the fourth straight season it had decreased.