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Jan. 2, 2016

Missouri dominates Arkansas-Pine Bluff in largest win of season, 78-25

Posted to Sports Blog by Tyler Kraft on Jan. 2, 2016 at 12:37 p.m.

The Missouri men’s basketball team must have thought they were gifted a late Christmas present when they saw they were playing Arkansas-Pine Bluff on Tuesday night. The Golden Lions entered Mizzou Arena riding a six-game losing skid and a 2-11 record. It was just what the Tigers needed to break ...

Dec. 13, 2015

Missouri basketball loses fourth game of the season to Arizona, 88-52

Posted to Sports Blog by Tyler Kraft on Dec. 13, 2015 at 11:00 p.m.

To put it lightly, it was a rough weekend for the Missouri men’s basketball team. After a plane malfunction Saturday forced the team to make a nine-hour pit stop in Lubbock, Texas, the team finally arrived in Tucson to take on the 13th-ranked Arizona Wildcats. Unfortunately for the Tigers, the ...

Nov. 30, 2015

Efficient offense helps Missouri claim Thanksgiving classic title

Posted to Sports Blog by Alexzandria Churchill on Nov. 30, 2015 at 3:18 p.m.

Over the weekend, the Mizzou women’s basketball team kicked off the Hilton Concord Thanksgiving Classic in Moraga, California, by facing an opponent they’d never played before: Northeastern. But the unfamiliarity with the Huskies play did not limit the Tigers’ success. Shooting 48 percent from the field and over 70 percent ...

Nov. 28, 2015

Freshman sets blocking record on Missouri senior night

Posted to Sports Blog by Alexzandria Churchill on Nov. 28, 2015 at 5:44 p.m.

And with one final win, both senior night and the regular season ended. The volleyball team’s final game of the season served as a senior night celebration for Regan Peltier. The opponent was South Carolina, and they didn't put up much opposition. After a competitive five-game loss two days earlier, ...

Nov. 26, 2015

Tigers drop first home match to Texas A&M

Posted to Sports Blog by Mia Chudzik on Nov. 26, 2015 at 7:41 p.m.

Up until Wednesday night, the Missouri volleyball team had a perfect home record of 10-0. Texas A&M changed that, beating Mizzou 3-2 at the Hearnes Center for the first time this season. The Tigers started out swinging in the first set with 15 kills on .321 hitting. Junior Julia Towler ...

Missouri executes against SIUE after historic win

Posted to Sports Blog by Alexzandria Churchill on Nov. 26, 2015 at 6:21 p.m.

It was two days after their historic victory over Wake Forest and the team did not disappoint. With freshman Sophie Cunningham coming off her record-setting 42 point performance, all eyes were on her going into the Southern Illinois-Edwardsville match. "I think sometimes coming off a big, tough, emotional win like ...

Nov. 25, 2015

Missouri basketball loses heartbreaker to Northwestern, 67-62

Posted to Sports Blog by Tyler Kraft on Nov. 25, 2015 at 12:00 p.m.

The Missouri men’s basketball team finished fourth in this year’s College Basketball Experience Hall of Fame Classic after a heartbreaking 67-62 loss to Northwestern. In the first half, it appeared that Missouri was still in shock from their blowout loss to Kansas State on Monday night. They only led for ...

Nov. 23, 2015

Missouri basketball crushed by Kansas State, 66-42

Posted to Sports Blog by Tyler Kraft on Nov. 23, 2015 at 9:10 p.m.

It was a return to their Big 12 days for the Missouri men’s basketball team Monday night. The Tigers took on Kansas State as part of the College Basketball Experience Hall of Fame Classic. It was the 236th meeting all time between the two squads. This time, the Wildcats came ...

Nov. 19, 2015

Missouri ends Wichita State’s home game winning streak

Posted to Sports Blog by Alexzandria Churchill on Nov. 19, 2015 at 9:46 p.m.

Wichita State is a team with a tradition of winning. They know what it takes, according to Mizzou coach Robin Pingeton. On Wednesday night, Wichita State lost sight of their tradition when the Tigers came to town. After starting the game on a 10-0 run, the basketball team went on ...

Mizzou begins final road trip week with sweep over Arkansas

Posted to Sports Blog by Mia Chudzik on Nov. 19, 2015 at 7:02 p.m.

The Missouri volleyball team kicked off its final week of away games with a quick sweep over Arkansas. With four aces in the first set, strong and consistent serving helped the Tigers claim a win 25-23. Sophomore Ali Kreklow contributed two aces and senior Regan Peltier tallied four kills on ...