The Maneater

Men's Basketball

Experienced Puryear is Martin’s fallback when Missouri gets in a hole

The senior rebounded in the second half after being limited in the first by two personal fouls called early in the game.

Missouri dooms itself with 25 turnovers in 76-59 loss at Iowa State

After Jeremiah Tilmon was deemed the centerpiece of the MU offense following a season-opening win, he led the team with five turnovers as Iowa State shut down the sophomore.

Not so fast: Why Porter should consider sticking around one more year

Following a season-ending knee injury, Jontay Porter would benefit from another year at MU.

Mark Smith’s “pure stroke” dazzles in debut double-double

Smith made 16 3-pointers his freshman season at Illinois. He made five in his first game at Missouri.

Tilmon plays Porter-to-be as Missouri swats Central Arkansas in opener

It became clear how central the sophomore power forward will be to Missouri’s offense in Jontay Porter’s absence as Tilmon tallied 16 points and 5 rebounds.

‘Too premature’ to decide whether Jontay Porter returns for redshirt sophomore season in 2019

ust as Jontay prepared to take the spotlight, an ACL and MCL tear benched him in typical Porter fashion, leaving him and Missouri to contemplate his next move.

St. Louis high school coaches speak on Cuonzo Martin’s recruiting efforts

The St. Louis area has been a struggle for the Tigers’ recruiting over the years, but Cuonzo Martin and his staff have sought to change that trend.

A look at the newcomers for MU men’s basketball

Missouri added seven scholarship players this season.

The season that revived MU basketball, from a player, fan, reporter and AD

The Tigers made their first NCAA Tournament in five years under first-year coach Cuonzo Martin despite numerous twists and turns.

Illinois transfer Mark Smith granted immediate eligibility from NCAA

The former four-star recruit will forgo his year-long transfer ineligibility after being granted a waiver.