Tag: Men's Basketball

Missouri’s season ends in 67-54 loss in the first round of NCAA Tournament

A 22-point halftime deficit proved to be too much for the Tigers to overcome in Nashville.

Column: Missing 'flow' in March damaged Missouri’s depleted roster

Michael Porter Jr.’s return proved to be more untimely than anything.

Column: SEC faces uphill climb in March

Even with increases in ranked teams from a year ago, the SEC’s record against top-25 competition this year will be working against it through the madness of March.

Missouri needs March magic against Florida State

The Tigers will meet Florida State in the first round of the NCAA Tournament in Nashville, Tennessee, on Friday, but with Jordan Barnett suspended, they’re more depleted than ever.

Missouri falls short in SEC Tournament second rounder doubling as Porter Jr. return

The Tigers clawed back from down 12, but were upset by Georgia as Kassius Robertson missed a potential game-winning late 3.

Frustration abounds in Missouri’s 62-60 loss to Georgia in SEC Tournament

The Tigers will have to hope they’re more resilient next week, when the team most likely plays in the NCAA Tournament.

Porter Jr. prepared to play in SEC Tournament

Porter told Martin he was “ready to go” after practice on Tuesday.

Gateway Getaway: Everything Missouri fans need to know ahead of the SEC men’s basketball tournament

The Tigers finished fifth in the SEC and will tip off postseason play on Thursday in St. Louis.

Barnett, Porter lead Missouri to 77-67 victory on Senior Night

The team earned the fifth seed in the SEC Tournament.

Jontay Porter leads the way in Missouri’s 74-66 win over Vanderbilt

The freshman big man had 24 points on 9-of-10 shooting to pace the Tigers to a much-needed win.

Tigers trounced by Kentucky for third straight loss

Missouri was knocked down by a late first-half run and never recovered in its most lopsided loss of the season.

Missouri basketball has made offer to Courtney Ramey, high school coach confirms

The four-star recruit is the top-ranked uncommitted point guard in the country.

Michael Porter Jr. cleared for all basketball activities

The No. 1 freshman recruit in the nation was sidelined two minutes into Missouri’s season opener, then underwent microdiscectomy surgery.

Missouri rallies, then beats itself late again to help Ole Miss snap seven-game skid

The Tigers turned the ball over 21 times and missed 11 free throws to spoil a comeback and gift Ole Miss a victory.

Missouri’s five-game win streak snapped in 64-63 loss at LSU

Jordan Barnett was the lone bright spot for Missouri on a day when the team was uncharacteristically poor in almost every offensive facet.

Column: Despite lights-out first half, Barnett goes overlooked late as Missouri nearly gives away lead again

Barnett followed a game-leading first half with a silent second, repeating a pattern that might correlate to Mizzou’s poor finishes.

Tigers hold on against No. 21 Texas A&M, 62-58

The win was the Tigers’ fifth straight in conference play and third against a ranked opponent this season.

Rally for Rhyan breaks own fundraising record in third year

The fundraiser for pediatric cancer research raised $72,000 at the basketball game versus Mississippi State on Feb. 10.

Against all odds, Puryear’s shot saves Missouri, sinks Mississippi State

Mizzou lost a 12-point lead in the last two minutes, then rallied from down 5 late in overtime for a dramatic fourth straight win.

Column: Rally for Rhyan game shows just how much Missouri basketball has grown

The Tigers’ win over the Mississippi State Bulldogs exposed their greatest flaw and brought out their strongest attributes.