Mizzou Sports

Golden honored

Markus Golden was named Southeastern Conference defensive player of the week Monday after his two-sack, six-tackle performance against Tennessee on Saturday.

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Game on Friday forces MU football to compress schedule

Missouri football coach Gary Pinkel addressed media Monday, although for him, it was already Tuesday.

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No. 2 Wildcats beat Tigers 72-53 in Maui

Rondae Hollis-Jefferson and Brandon Ashley each scored 15 points, helping No. 2 Arizona wear down Missouri for a 72-53 victory in the opening round the Maui Invitational on Monday.

Intensity ratites up in college basketball

At Maui Classic

LAHAINA, Hawaii — Except for a handful of marquee games, the first part of the college basketball season is typically a feeling-out period, even for programs expected to make a deep March run. Once the teams in the Maui Invitational arrive in paradise, things get serious in a hurry.

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Missouri basketball on business trip to Hawaii

Will open Maui Invitational against No. 2 Arizona

COLUMBIA — The Missouri basketball team headed west Thursday in preparation for the EA Sports Maui Invitational. Though none of the Missouri players had been to Maui before, a certain Tigers point guard has some familiarity with the Aloha State.

Arkansas closing on a roll

Will play Friday at Missouri

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. — Trey Flowers remembers what Arkansas was before the Bobby Petrino turmoil better than most, having been a freshman on the Razorbacks team that capped a two-year 21-5 stretch with a Cotton Bowl win to end the 2011 season.

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No. 19 Missouri outlasts Tennessee 29-21

Maty Mauk threw a pair of touchdown passes and Marcus Murphy ran for two scores Saturday night as No. 19 Missouri defeated Tennessee 29-21 to maintain control of the SEC East race.

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Tigers head to Tennessee needing to win out

The Missouri football team finds itself in a familiar scenario today: Continue to win, and the Tigers are in.

Volunteers short-handed on defense against Tigers

For Saturday's game

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — On a week when Tennessee linebacker A.J. Johnson expected to play the final home game of his productive career, the Volunteers instead must find a way to replace the all-Southeastern Conference performer.

Tennessee lineman out for Missouri game

Starting center

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Tennessee center Mack Crowder will miss the Volunteers’ game Saturday with No. 19 Missouri due to a high ankle sprain and knee sprain

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Missouri beats Oral Roberts 78-64

Montaque Gill-Caesar scored 19 points and Wes Clark added 14 points and nine assists to lead Missouri past Oral Roberts 78-64 on Wednesday night.

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Sacks are name of Golden's game at Missouri

Recovering from injury

COLUMBIA — Nine minutes into his weekly press conference Monday, Missouri coach Gary Pinkel was asked about the play of a senior named Markus in his team’s win Saturday at Texas A&M. Pinkel proceeded to talk about tailback Marcus Murphy’s success on the ground against the Aggies, before being stopped by a clarification. Wrong Marcus.

Missouri to host Oral Roberts

Oral Roberts got a win against the old coach. Now the Golden Eagles are looking for one against the new coach.

'Rocky Top' a favorite in Georgia for Missouri game

At least for this Saturday

ATHENS, Ga. — For one night, the Georgia Bulldogs are going to be hard-core Tennessee fans.

Tigers roll past Redhawks

The Missouri Tigers put four players in double figures as they steamrolled to an 88-42 win against Southeast Missouri State on Monday night.

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