Latest Missouri Tigers men's basketball News

Oregon State is 18th double-digit seed in NCAA Elite Eight

Mar. 27, 2021 22:25 PM EDT

Add Oregon State to the relatively short list of double-digit seeds that have reached a regional final in the NCAA Tournament. The Beavers became the 18th team seeded 10th or lower to reach the Elite Eight since the field expanded to 64 teams in 1985 when they beat Loyola...

Oklahoma slips past former Big 12 rival Missouri in NCAAs

Mar. 20, 2021 23:38 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Trying to defend a three-point lead with under 6 seconds left, Oklahoma's Elijah Harkless played it perfectly. Harkless fouled Missouri's Drew Buggs as he dribbled, putting him at the line with 2.1 seconds remaining — which wasn't enough — and...

Thomas, Watford lead LSU past Missouri 86-80 in finale

Mar. 06, 2021 18:05 PM EST

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Trendon Watford scored 14 of his 19 points in the second half and his short jumper with just over a minute left broke a final tie as LSU battled past Missouri 86-80 on Saturday to end the regular season. Cameron Thomas scored 29 points, making 10 of...

Missouri hangs on for 1st win at Florida, 72-70

Mar. 04, 2021 13:43 PM EST

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Dru Smith scored the game-winner, banking a baseline drive reverse layup off the glass with 0.7 seconds on the clock and Missouri held on to defeat Florida 72-70 on Wednesday night for the Tigers' first-ever win in Gainesville. Florida had been...

Shuler leads Ole Miss past No. 24 Missouri 60-53

Feb. 24, 2021 00:20 AM EST

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Devontae Shuler scored 14 points and Mississippi beat No. 24 Missouri 60-53 on Tuesday night to sweep the season series against the sputtering Tigers. Romello White, Luis Rodriguez and Jarkel Joiner added 10 points apiece for Ole Miss (13-9, 8-7...

Smiths lead No. 20 Missouri to 93-78 win over South Carolina

Feb. 20, 2021 17:14 PM EST

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Dru Smith hopes all of Missouri's players-only meetings lead to this. Smith said the 20th-ranked Tigers met without coaches heading into Saturday's game against South Carolina simply to make sure they were all of one mind heading down the season's...