Missouri Rumors & News

  • Missouri downs Miami (Ohio)

    The Sports Xchange "Missouri forward Kevin Puryear scored 19 points with eight rebounds and forward Russell Woods scored all 15 of his points in the second half to lead the host Tigers over Miami (Ohio) 81-55 on Tuesday night. Woods also led the Tigers (5-3) with 10 rebounds. The contributions of guards Cullen..." December 06

  • Missouri holds to beat Western Kentucky

    The Sports Xchange "Cullen VanLeer made two free throws with 1.9 seconds left to help Missouri hang on to beat Western Kentucky 59-56 on Saturday in Columbia, Mo. The Tigers led by one point when VanLeer was fouled after his rebound of Pancake Thomas' unsuccessful 3-point attempt for the Hilltoppers (3-6)...." December 03

  • N.C. Central rides free-throw edge to upset of Mizzou

    The Sports Xchange "Holding Missouri to 25 percent field goal shooting, North Carolina Central pulled off a 62-52 nonconference upset Monday night at Mizzou Arena in Columbia, Mo. Despite hitting just 3 of 16 field-goal attempts, Patrick Cole turned in a 17-point, 12-rebound double-double for the Eagles (4-2)...." November 28

  • Walton leads Missouri past Northwestern State

    The Sports Xchange "K.J. Walton scored 19 points, the sophomore guard's second strong game in a row, and Missouri pulled away from Northwestern State for an 84-60 win Saturday at Mizzou Arena in Columbus, Mo. Walton was coming off a 20-point performance in the Tigers' win over Tulane on Sunday at the Tire Pros..." November 26

  • Missouri tops Tulane with second-half comeback

    The Sports Xchange "Sophomore guard K.J. Walton scored a career-high 20 points and Missouri overcame a 10-point halftime deficit to defeat Tulane 67-62 on Sunday in the final round of the consolation bracket at the Tire Pros Invitational at the Wide World of Sports Complex in Orlando, Fla. The Tigers (2-2)..." November 20

  • Davidson beats Missouri as Gibbs scores 25

    The Sports Xchange "Senior guard Jack Gibbs scored 25 points, leading Davidson to a comfortable 70-55 win over Missouri on Friday in the Pros Invitational at HP Field House in Orlando, Fla. Gibbs hit three of Davidson's 10 3-pointers and junior forward Peyton Aldridge added 21 points for the Wildcats, who..." November 18

  • No. 11 Xavier edges Missouri in OT

    The Sports Xchange "ORLANDO, Fla. -- The deck appeared to be stacked against 11th-ranked Xavier in the second half of Thursday's game against the Missouri Tigers at the Tire Pros Invitational. Leading Xavier scorer Trevon Bluiett spent most of the second half on the bench with four fouls, and RaShid Gaston and..." November 17

  • Missouri blows by Alabama A&M

    The Sports Xchange "Missouri isn't expected to fare well in the Southeastern Conference this season, but the Tigers encountered little resistance in a 99-44 victory over visiting Alabama A&M in a season opener Sunday night at Mizzou Arena in Columbia, Mo. Frankie Hughes scored 23 points on 9-of-14 shooting for..." November 13

  • Richland guard CJ Roberts commits to Missouri

    Fort Worth Star-Telegram "Missouri received its first men’s basketball commitment for the 2017 class in Richland’s CJ Roberts. The senior guard announced his commitment via Twitter on Monday. Roberts averaged 22.5 points per game and shot 52 percent from the field last season. He was a first-team all-district and..." September 20

  • Ex-Missouri guard Namon Wright heading to Colorado

    St. Louis Post-Dispatch "Former Missouri guard Namon Wright has found a new home. Wright, who left Mizzou shortly after last season, will transfer to Colorado, Buffs coach Tad Boyle told the Boulder Daily Camera. "He's a ready-made player," Boyle said told the newspaper. "He had a really good freshman year and had some..." July 04