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Missouri wins big over Texas A&M on the road, 66-43

The Tigers topped the Aggies for their first SEC win of the 2019 season, led by Jordan Geist, Jeremiah Tilmon and Mark Smith.

Tigers rolled by Tide, 70-60

Missouri dropped its third-straight conference game.

Missouri loses second SEC contest in game riddled with foul trouble

Javon Pickett set a new career high, but the Tigers struggled too much with fouls and turnovers for it to make a difference.

Tennessee trounces Missouri 87-63

Missouri had its six-game winning streak snapped in its conference opener.

Missouri uses fast start to manage 75-61 win over Morehead State

Mark Smith had a career-high 22 points for the Tigers, who led by 28 early.

No one has more right to brag than Jordan Geist

The senior scored 20 points to lead Missouri past Illinois for the first time in six years.

Missouri runs away from Illinois, snaps five-year Braggin’ Rights losing streak

Missouri runs away from Illinois, snaps five-year Braggin’ Rights losing streak

Missouri boasts Illinois’ exes into Braggin’ Rights

Three former Illinois signees will start for MU as the Tigers try to snap a five-game skid in the annual rivalry game in St. Louis.

Behind Jeremiah Tilmon, Tigers trounce Xavier, 71-56

Tilmon led Missouri with a career-high 23 points and 10 rebounds.

Missouri overcomes first-half foul troubles to win third straight

The Tigers had six players in double figures and scored 57 points in the second half after an ugly start against lowly Oral Roberts.

Missouri’s Santos debuts under unusual circumstances after foot injury

Sophomore transfer guard K.J. Santos played college basketball for the first time in nearly two years Friday, but he didn’t play much guard.

Watson shows first signs of scoring potential in MU’s 65-45 rout of UT-Arlington

Missouri’s scoring was evenly distributed, but freshman Torrence Watson led the Tigers with 12 points off the bench.

Geist’s shot ‘into the ocean’ leads Missouri to unforgettable win

Senior Jordan Geist, often criticized for his late-game management, made a contested 3 at the buzzer to force overtime against Central Florida.

Pickett’s grit propels Missouri against UCF in second-half run

The freshman guard had 13 points and a team-high three assists while making his presence felt with scrappy defensive plays.

Senior duo hopes Missouri can turn Temple loss into fuel rather than failure

“I don’t want to go back to what the first two years of college were,” senior Kevin Puryear said after a disheartening loss to Temple.

Missouri’s comeback attempt comes up short in loss to Temple

Missouri’s offense couldn’t overcome 15 turnovers and the Tigers fell to 3-3 on the season.

Notebook: Geist not practicing but will still play after breakout Paradise Jam

Missouri hosts Temple and UCF this week after a second-place performance at the Paradise Jam.

Puryear helps Tigers to 69-63 semi-final win over Oregon State

Jordan Geist came in just ahead of Kevin Puryear in scoring, the two combining for over half of Missouri’s points.

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.