Missouri St. Rumors & News

  • Missouri State's top scorer Johnson withdraws from NBA draft

    Springfield News-Leader "Missouri State men’s basketball fans can exhale. Alize Johnson will be back this winter. Johnson announced Monday that he has officially withdrawn his name for consideration for the 2017 NBA Draft. The standout junior will return for a senior year with the Bears. Johnson initially declared..." May 23

  • No. 21 Wichita State advances to MVC final

    The Sports Xchange "ST. LOUIS -- After watching Shaquille Morris settle for a fadeaway jumper late in the first half Saturday, Wichita State coach Gregg Marshall had some pointed instruction at the next dead ball. "Quit shooting fadeaways!" he yelled. The 6-foot-8, 265-pound Morris listened, then spent..." March 04

  • No. 25 Wichita State earns tie for MVC title

    The Sports Xchange "No. 25 Wichita State is taking the Missouri Valley Conference's most imposing offense into the conference tournament. The Shockers proved it again on Saturday in the regular-season finale to wrap up at least a share of the title. The Shockers defeated Missouri State 86-67 win at JQH Arena to..." February 25

  • Missouri State beats DePaul in Vegas Classic consolation game

    The Sports Xchange "Alize Johnson collected a game-high 17 points and 12 rebounds to help lead Missouri State to a 69-58 victory over DePaul in Friday's consolation game of the Continental Tire Las Vegas Classic at Orleans Arena. Obediah Church had 16 points while Ryan Krakow added 13 as the Bears (9-4) won..." December 24

  • No. 23 USC remains undefeated

    The Sports Xchange "Elijah Stewart scored 21 points to lead No. 23 USC into the championship game of the Las Vegas Classic with an 83-75 semifinal victory over Missouri State on Thursday night at Orleans Arena in Las Vegas. Jordan McLaughlin had 19 points and five assists for USC (12-0), which is enjoying its..." December 23