Dennis Gates was a young standout at Chicago's Whitney Young High School and mulling college scholarship opportunities when Norm Stewart, late in his coaching career, tried to persuade him to play point guard for Missouri.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri fired basketball coach Cuonzo Martin on Friday night, one day after the Tigers finished a 12-21 season with a 76-68 loss to LSU in the second round of the Southeastern Conference Tournament.
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Kobe Brown scored a career-high 30 points and added 13 rebounds as Missouri beat No. 15 Alabama 92-86 Saturday for its first win in three weeks.
The Tigers (7-7, 1-1 Southeastern Conference) had been 0-2 with another game postponed because of COVID-19 issues since their last victory on Dec.
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Keion Brooks Jr. quickly established the spark Kentucky wanted against Missouri before supplying another jump start later to seal another convincing victory.
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — There have been so many changing faces within the Missouri basketball program since the end of last season that coach Cuonzo Martin thought it would be a good idea to gather the guys at his house over the summer.
Nearly everyone involved in the men’s college basketball tournament, it seems, cherishes a “One Shining Moment” memory...
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Way ahead, it looked as if No. 18 Missouri might beat 10th-ranked Alabama in a laugher...
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Mired in a slump the past couple of games, Xavier Pinson was due for a breakout performance...
COLUMBIA, MO. • With a chance to climb the conference standings and collect a valuable resume builder for their March credentials, the Missouri Tigers came into their latest Wednesday showdown with a sizable size advantage against Auburn.
KANSAS CITY • At 11:28 on Sunday morning, during a casual brunch at a Westport neighborhood restaurant, a grown man suddenly screamed: “ROCK CHALK!”
COLUMBIA — With Michael Porter Jr. and top-150 guards Blake Harris and CJ Roberts already in the fold for Missouri, new coach Cuonzo Martin has his sights set on the next wave of top recruits.
The Tigers still have two open scholarships available for the 2017 season.