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Feb. 28, 2017
Analysis: Why can’t Missouri men’s basketball win on the road?

Analysis: Why can’t Missouri men’s basketball win on the road?

By Eli Lederman

The Tigers have dropped a program record 34-consecutive true road games.

Pingeton, Cunningham and Smith among recipients of top SEC basketball awards

Pingeton, Cunningham and Smith among recipients of top SEC basketball awards

By Eli Lederman

Coach Robin Pingeton became the second coach in program history to earn Coach of the Year honors.

Feb. 27, 2017
Missouri baseball continues hot start as Kleberg Bank College Classic champs

Missouri baseball continues hot start as Kleberg Bank College Classic champs

By Joe Noser and Jonathan Mitchell

Freshman pitcher TJ Sikkema was spectacular out of the bullpen Sunday, while Missouri’s bats stole the show on Saturday.

Missouri women’s basketball tops Alabama 65-56

Missouri women’s basketball tops Alabama 65-56

By Langston Newsome

Senior Sierra Michaelis led the way with 22 points in the victory.

Feb. 26, 2017
 Errors haunt Missouri softball as team loses twice Saturday

Errors haunt Missouri softball as team loses twice Saturday

By Dru Berry

The Tigers lost on a walk-off home run to the California-Santa Barbara and could muster only two hits against Nebraska.

Men’s basketball makes it interesting but eventually falls to Ole Miss Rebels, 80-77

Men’s basketball makes it interesting but eventually falls to Ole Miss Rebels, 80-77

By Joe Noser

Freshman guard Frankie Hughes, who had not scored in double figures in over a month, finished with 22 points.

No. 13 Mizzou gymnastics suffers a close loss visiting No. 3 Florida

No. 13 Mizzou gymnastics suffers a close loss visiting No. 3 Florida

By Chelsea Roemer

The Tigers earned their sixth-highest team score in program history.

Women’s tennis dazzles in home opener

Women’s tennis dazzles in home opener

By Toby Lowe

Led by seniors, the Tigers carry a 9-2 record into conference competition.

Feb. 25, 2017
Madi Norman and Braxton Burnside shine for Missouri softball at the Mary Nutter Classic

Madi Norman and Braxton Burnside shine for Missouri softball at the Mary Nutter Classic

By Justin Bjorseth

Norman struck out 10 in each of her starts, while Burnside continued to show off her power at the plate.

Missouri baseball extends win streak to five with a pair of wins Thursday and Friday

Missouri baseball extends win streak to five with a pair of wins Thursday and Friday

By Elliot Bauman and Garrett Jones

The Tigers parlayed timely hitting into two wins to start out the Kleberg Bank College Classic.

Feb. 24, 2017
Women’s basketball thrashes Ole Miss 100-65 on senior night

Women’s basketball thrashes Ole Miss 100-65 on senior night

By Langston Newsome

Sophie Cunningham’s 32-point outburst carried the Tigers to a 10th SEC win.

Feb. 23, 2017
Barnett finally filling ‘alpha dog’ role

Barnett finally filling ‘alpha dog’ role

By Nick Kelly

Jordan Barnett sat out a year after transferring from Texas, but his emergence this season has inspired the previously dull Missouri men’s basketball team.

Blues snap streak prior to bye week

Blues snap streak prior to bye week

By Aidan Carlsen

The team dropped two consecutive games before a five-day break.

Feb. 22, 2017
 For one night, Missouri made fans forget about their struggles

Column: For one night, Missouri made fans forget about their struggles

By Nick Kelly

Despite a 72-62 loss to Kentucky, the Tigers brought energy back into an often lifeless Mizzou Arena on Tuesday.

 Looking to contain opposing offenses, Missouri baseball has options

Looking to contain opposing offenses, Missouri baseball has options

By Jonathan Mitchell

Coach Steve Bieser has choices that could help the Tigers face aggressive base running and sacrifice bunts in the 2017 season.

Missouri basketball puts on a show in close loss to No. 11 Kentucky

Missouri basketball puts on a show in close loss to No. 11 Kentucky

By Joe Noser

Sophomore guard Terrence Phillips had a career-high 22 points to lead the Tigers.

Feb. 20, 2017
Missouri men finish fifth, women finish sixth at swimming SEC Championship

Missouri men finish fifth, women finish sixth at swimming SEC Championship

By Chelsea Roemer

Seven school records fell or were matched at the tournament.

Missouri women's tennis goes 3-0 in weekend competition

Missouri women's tennis goes 3-0 in weekend competition

By Toby Lowe

The Tigers improved their doubles record to 17-6 on the season.

Missouri baseball takes four-game series against Eastern Michigan

Missouri baseball takes four-game series against Eastern Michigan

By Elliot Bauman , Garrett Jones and Joe Noser

The Tigers took on the Eagles in a series in Fort Myers, Florida, and won three of four games.

Missouri track and field takes first place in seven events at Missouri Collegiate Open

Missouri track and field takes first place in seven events at Missouri Collegiate Open

By Kody Block

Fifteen members of the team set personal records at Hearnes Center on Friday.