COLUMBIA, S.C. — South Carolina coach Dawn Staley sees her young stars getting comfortable — and that could mean problems for opponents hoping to knock off the No. 1 Gamecocks.
Missouri safeties coach Alex Grinch was named the defensive coordinator at Washington State on Wednesday.
Aaron Harrison scored 16 points including five 3-pointers, and top-ranked Kentucky finally earned a conference victory in regulation by drilling Missouri 86-37 on Tuesday night.
With top-ranked Kentucky coming off a pair of overtime victories, this may not be the best time to be playing the Wildcats.
Cinmeon Bowers had 20 points and 14 rebounds to lead Auburn to an 85-79 victory over Missouri on Saturday night.
Kim Anderson and Bruce Pearl are each in their first year as head coach at their respective Southeastern Conference schools, Anderson at Missouri and Pearl at Auburn. In past lives, they both made their debuts as head coaches in Divison II.
After losing to Illinois and Oklahoma State by a combined five points last month, the Missouri Tigers knocked off LSU 74-67 on Thursday in the Southeastern Conference opener for both teams.
Missouri begins SEC play today at home against LSU (6 p.m., ESPN2).
One missed flight, one delayed flight and 10 hours in an airport behind him, Shane Ray arrived in Kansas City around 8 p.m. Tuesday, having won a bowl game and enjoyed a family vacation in Florida.
NORMAN, Okla. — Oklahoma coach Bob Stoops said Tuesday receiver Dorial Green-Beckham and defensive tackle Jordan Phillips have told him they will declare for the NFL Draft.
Missouri junior and All-American defensive end Shane Ray will make an announcement at 4 p.m. today at the Mizzou Athletics Training Complex.
COLUMBIA (AP) — Jerica James scored 17 points, including a pair of 3-pointers, to lead No. 17 Mississippi State to a 53-47 comeback win against Missouri on Sunday.
Johnathan Williams III scored 16 points and grabbed 10 rebounds while Keith Shamburger added 15 points to lead Missouri past Lipscomb 72-60 on Saturday.
After a pair of tough defeats, the Missouri men’s basketball team will look to get back on track this afternoon when they host the Lipscomb Bison at Mizzou Arena.
Marcus Murphy ran for 159 yards, Russell Hansbrough added 114 yards and a touchdown and No. 16 Missouri beat Minnesota 33-17 on Thursday in the Citrus Bowl.