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Smith closes out win for Missouri after nail biter second half

The Tigers finished their first game of the 2018 Paradise Jam with a 55-52 win over the Owls led by Puryear, who tallied 17 points.

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.

Missouri's Truest Daughter: The stories that shaped Sophie Cunningham

She’s one of the most celebrated athletes and eminent personalities in MU history. Now comes her final ride.

‘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.

Jontay Porter out for 2018-19 season with knee injury

Porter tore his right ACL and MCL in a closed scrimmage Sunday.

Mizzou Madness offers taste of men's and women's basketball seasons

Akira Levy serenaded the crowd and Xavier Pinson showed his leaping ability to give fans a taste of the upcoming season at Mizzou Arena.

Four-star Tray Jackson commits to Missouri hours after backing out of Minnesota

The combo forward is Missouri's second 2019 commitment, joining Mario McKinney.

Former NBA player Keyon Dooling speaks to MU students about battle with mental health

After a long road of obstacles, the former Mizzou basketball player spoke about mental health and how he has improved.

A tour through historic Hearnes Center, one of MU’s most unique fixtures

In light of flooding that forced MU to uproot the floor and reveal the original court, former director of Hearnes Center Tim Hickman provides a tour of the arena, through memorable moments in Mizzou athletics.

Top Missouri 2019 target Liddell commits to Ohio State

The Tigers were one of three finalists for the four-star Belleville West power forward.

Editor’s picks: Time to start thinking about basketball

Here are four way-too-early observations from MU’s open practice on Sept. 26.

Missouri basketball lands major target Mario McKinney

The four-star combo guard announced his commitment on Twitter Monday night over six other finalists.