Sports Blog: Jones dismissed for rules violation
Posted to Sports Blog by Michael Natelli on Aug. 8, 2014 at 8:27 p.m.
The Missouri men’s basketball team issued a statement Friday announcing the dismissal of sophomore forward Torren Jones for a violation of team rules. “We have high standards at the University of Missouri and after consulting with Mike Alden, I have made the decision to dismiss Torren Jones from our ...
Posted to Sports Blog by Michael Natelli on Aug. 2, 2014 at 6:56 p.m.
With the school year fast-approaching, the Missouri Tigers topped off their 2014-2015 roster on Saturday landing four-star recruit Montaque “Teki” Gill-Caesar. Gill-Caesar uses Mizzou’s final scholarship spot for the season, and signed a financial aid agreement on Saturday. “Teki is an outstanding addition to our family and fills a ...
By Michael Natelli | July 9, 2014
“Being around guys (at Mizzou) who were considered ‘big time’ every day, that definitely helped with making being around the guys on the Spurs no big deal,” Calkins said.
Posted to Sports Blog by Aaron Reiss on June 26, 2014 at 11:16 p.m.
Former Missouri guard Jabari Brown went unpicked in the NBA Draft Thursday. Brown was named first team all-Southeastern Conference last season after leading the conference in scoring. He averaged 19.9 points and 4.43 rebounds per game. Brown was third in the conference in three-point shooting percentage, at 41 ...
Posted to Sports Blog by Aaron Reiss on June 26, 2014 at 10:38 p.m.
The Washington Wizards selected former Missouri guard Jordan Clarkson with the 46th pick in 2014 NBA Draft Thursday. The pick was reportedly made for the Los Angeles Lakers. “What an incredible honor for Missouri to have Jordan Clarkson selected in tonight’s NBA Draft,” Mizzou coach Kim Anderson said in ...
By Nick Yahl | May 7, 2014
Anderson has a trait that MU’s past three coaches didn’t: he’s from Missouri.
Sports Blog: Frank Haith drops Zach Price from basketball team
Posted to Sports Blog by Jack Witthaus on April 10, 2014 at 1:49 p.m.
Coach Frank Haith announced today that junior forward Zach Price has been dismissed from the program. Price has been suspended from team activities since April 3. “Last week’s situation was unacceptable and after a review, I have decided that Zach (Price) will no longer be a part of our ...
Posted to Sports Blog by Matt Muenzberg on March 17, 2014 at 3:02 p.m.
Missouri basketball players Wes Clark and Shane Rector and Missouri football players Aarion Penton and Shaun Rupert were arrested on suspicion of possession of 35 grams or less of marijuana Saturday night. Clark and Rector, both freshman guards, were suspended from the team Monday afternoon, missing practice. Missouri coach Frank ...
By Matt Muenzberg | March 17, 2014
Mizzou will miss the NCAA tournament for the first time in six years.
By Jacob Bogage | Nov. 26, 2013 | Updated Nov. 27, 2013 at 1:25 a.m.
Cheering section has been escorted out of two straight non-conference games.
By Katherine Knott | Nov. 26, 2013
Brown and Clarkson combine for 46 points in victory.
By Hannah Tinnin | Oct. 8, 2013
Shooting hoops in Italy isn’t the only thing former Missouri guard has got on his mind.
By Hunter Woodall | March 12, 2013
After finishing 11-7 in conference play, the team will travel to Nashville later this week to start the postseason.
This past weekend, Twitter erupted with rumors and allegations about junior guard Mike Dixon’s indefinite suspension and the reasons behind coach Frank Haith’s decision to bench him. Former Missouri guard Kim English and Dixon himself sent out their displeasure with the coach’s decision to keep the player ...
By Jacob Bogage | Nov. 13, 2012
Senior forward Laurence Bowers scored 18 second-half points in his return to the starting lineup.
By Katherine Knott | Sept. 23, 2012
Students started camping out Saturday night to join the basketball cheering section.
Sports Blog: Border Showdown pits offense vs. defense
Posted to Sports Blog by Ryan Hood on Feb. 3, 2012 at 10:09 p.m.
It’s Missouri. It’s Kansas. It’s the Border Showdown. Seldom before has the national spotlight been so concentrated upon Tiger basketball. The anticipation for Saturday night’s primetime showdown between No. 4 Missouri and No. 8 Kansas is unparalleled in Tiger lore. There will be much more than ...
By Chris Gothner | Oct. 18, 2011
Students criticized the online signup process after a Student Life server crash caused signups to be delayed for one day.