MU Men's Basketball
Missouri coach Frank Haith said earlier this week that he didn't want the Tigers settling for 3-pointers against Vanderbilt's extensive zone defense.
The Tigers will face a Vanderbilt team desperate for a win. The Commodores are 0-2 in Southeastern Conference play after losses to Alabama and Kentucky.
Members of the St. Louis Cardinals — including Michael Wacha — will attend the Missouri men's basketball game against Alabama on Saturday.
Missouri grabs a 70-68 road win against Ross' former team.
Coach Frank Haith said Wednesday night that he had sensed a letdown coming, that “we didn’t have the right look about us” in preparation for Georgia. His players are cognizant of that and expect to get a different result Saturday afternoon.
Former Notre Dame sophomore forward Cameron Biedscheid, a St. Louis native, will transfer to Missouri and join the basketball program as a walk-on this spring.
Frank Haith and the Missouri basketball team anticipate a tougher SEC schedule this year. However, the Tigers are more experienced and more confident on the road this season, factors they hope translate into wins.
Instead of making his impact from beyond the three-point line, Jabari Brown was aggressive driving to the basket and felt comfortable with his pull-up jump shot. So much for "Downtown" Jabari Brown on Saturday.
Missouri has recorded 80 consecutive wins at home versus nonconference opponents, a streak it hopes to hold onto when it meets Long Beach State on Saturday at Mizzou Arena.
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.