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Defense, Watson’s shooting ease Missouri past Chicago State

The sophomore set a single-game Mizzou Arena record, making eight three-pointers in a 91-33 win.

Tiger defense, bench lift Missouri to Braggin’ Rights win

Missouri has won three games in a row for the first time all season.

Another year of braggin’: Missouri’s dominant second half secures rivalry win over Illinois

The Tigers have now won back-to-back Braggin’ Rights games, and 14 in the series.

Missouri beats Temple, snaps losing streak

Many of the Tigers’ struggles from previous games remained, but Missouri held on for a 10-point win.

Tilmon hits first career triple in win over Wofford

Tilmon is averaging 10.8 points and 5.1 rebounds per game this season.

Missouri upset by Charleston Southern in Martin’s second nonconference loss at home

Missouri upset by Charleston Southern in Martin’s second nonconference loss at home

Preview: Missouri heads to Kansas City for Hall of Fame Classic

The Tigers’ last game in the Sprint Center was against Kansas in 2017.

Missouri falters offensively but defeats Morehead State

Mark Smith finished with a season-high 21 points.

Pingeton, Martin hit and miss on top prospects heading into season

Both the men’s and women’s teams have earned one commitment from the class of 2020.

Missouri fights back but falls in overtime to No. 21 Xavier

Dru Smith finished with 22 points, 10 rebounds and four assists.

Nikko hoping for strong end to Missouri career

The big man has focused on becoming more of a leader in his senior season.

Sophomore trio looks to step up for Missouri

Torrence Watson, Javon Pickett and Xavier Pinson scored a combined 21.4 points per game last year.

Tilmon powers Missouri past Incarnate Word in 82-42 opening night win

Tilmon had 16 points and seven rebounds in the blowout win.

Two different basketball teams enter season with high hopes

Two different basketball teams enter season with high hopes

Four takeaways from Missouri’s lone exhibition

The Tigers overcame a slow first half to beat Central Missouri 80-56.

Team of the Decade: Who made The Maneater’s best men’s basketball team from 2010 to 2019

Missouri have had five NCAA Tournament appearances in the past 10 seasons.

Notebook: Missouri, Mark Smith struggle in first half, rebound in second

The junior was 1-7 shooting during the opening half.

Missouri to play smaller, more versatile lineup this season

Mitchell Smith looks to be a key part of the offense with his combination of height and shooting ability.

Love chooses UNC in Tuesday night commitment

The 5-star point guard had narrowed down his options to UNC and Missouri on Sept. 25.

Notebook: Players praise Dru Smith for on-court leadership

Mitchell Smith and Torrence Watson also talked about improving their leadership skills this offseason.