COLUMBIA — Every Missouri scholarship player who took the floor Friday night against Missouri Western scored, including four who put up double digits.
The result of today’s basketball game between the Missouri Tigers and the Missouri Western Griffons (7 p.m., SEC Network+) will not make a dent in either team’s win-loss record.
After a program-worst 9-23 campaign last season, it would be understandable if pride in the Missouri basketball team was at an all-time low. Coach Kim Anderson and his staff are looking to change that.
Missouri ended one unflattering streak Thursday night against Mississippi State, scoring a touchdown for the first time in 48 drives. The Tigers’ losing streak became four, however, with a 31-13 defeat in Missouri’s first Thursday night game since 2009.
COLUMBIA — Scheduling a bye typically affords a football team one week of rest and recovery prior to a week of transitioning back into the swing of things. But for the Missouri Tigers, the 11 days since their last game have been anything but a vacation.
COLUMBIA — Watch a Missouri football game on TV and you will have no trouble identifying the sport Charles Harris is best known for outside of football. Announcers love to credit his high-school basketball career whenever Harris, a 6-3, 255-pound defensive end, makes a stop on defense.
COLUMBIA — Missouri’s quarterback situation has been in flux much of the season, with junior Maty Mauk being suspended twice as true freshman Drew Lock nipped at his heels. Mississippi State has had no such worries.
COLUMBIA — In August, many wondered whether Drew Lock would play this year for Missouri. Now, it’s his team.
Maty Mauk’s first two seasons as a quarterback at Missouri ended with division titles and bowl-game victories. His third hardly reached November.
Missouri basketball will host a “Halloween and Hoops” event today to kick off the men’s and women’s seasons.
Maty Mauk has returned from his suspension, Missouri coach Gary Pinkel confirmed in a Southeastern Conference teleconference Wednesday.
Missouri has reinstated quarterback Maty Mauk from a suspension for violation of team rules according to multiple reports Tuesday.
Justin Smith’s return to the Missouri Tigers was not long-lived.
Ralph Webb rushed for 99 yards and scored the game's only touchdown, leading Vanderbilt coach Derek Mason to his first Southeastern Conference win in 12 tries with a 10-3 victory over Missouri on Saturday.
COLUMBIA — Missouri finds itself in an unfamiliar position as the Tigers play today at Vanderbilt (3 p.m., SEC Network).