Matter's Pregame Primer: Tigers, Gators braced for low-scoring scrap
A closer look at Saturday's Mizzou-Florida matchup in Gainesville.

BenFred: Illinois' late surge an encouraging sign for Underwood era
Brad Underwood called his shot.

Suggs seizes latest opportunity at Mizzou
Former walk-on guard dreamed of playing for the Tigers and now gets that chance as a scholarship player.

Preview: Missouri at Florida

Matter: Read his chat Q-&-A for updates on Mizzou football and basketball
See what Mizzou beat writer Dave Matter has to say about SEC basketball, football recruiting and more in his weekly chat.

From across the pond to Mizzou, Wood turning heads on the track
From the UK, MU newcomer makes team history with first indoor sub-4 minute mile.

Matter on Mizzou: Martin challenges Tigers' pride, toughness
A look back at Mizzou's early struggles, late push in Tuesday's 66-58 loss to No. 4 Kentucky.

Mizzou rallies but can't complete comeback against No. 4 Kentucky
Wildcats put Tigers in early hole, hold on for 66-58 victory.

Seldom-seen Derrick Chievous relishes Mizzou jersey retirement
MU's career scoring leader enjoys seeing his No. 3 hang from the Mizzou Arena rafters.

Matter's Pregame Primer: Cat fight coming to Mizzou
Keys to the game as Missouri hosts No. 4 Kentucky on a night to honor one of the original "Cats from Ol Mizzou," Derrick Chievous.

Mizzou's rally falls short against No. 4 Kentucky
On a night dedicated to Derrick Chievous, Tigers can't overcome early deficit in 66-58 loss.

Surging Kentucky should challenge Mizzou's toughness
Fourth-ranked Wildcats visit Mizzou Arena coming off Saturday's thorough beating of former No. 1 Tennessee.

Better later than never, Mizzou honors Chievous
MU will retire Derrick Chievous' No. 3 during halftime ceremony Tuesday.

Derrick Chievous Q-&-A: 'I'm a trivia question, bro'
In a rare interview the Tigers' all-time scoring leader reflects on his legacy, the modern game and his love for Cuonzo Martin.

Preview: Missouri vs. Kentucky

BenFred: SLU basketball's student section deserves round of applause
They are loud. They are crazy. They are making a difference for their beloved basketball team.

Matter on Mizzou: Formula of doom trips up Tigers in Oxford
A look back at MU's 75-65 loss to Ole Miss.

Lady Vols hold off Mizzou in SEC clash
Tigers can't finish after crucial missed call on kicked pass in 62-60 loss to Tennessee.

Turnovers, Tilmon fouls doom Mizzou at Ole Miss
Mark Smith returns but Tigers match season-high with 25 turnovers in 75-65 loss in Oxford, Miss.

Mizzou wrestling drops dual, crushes attendance record
Tiger fall to No. 2 Oklahoma State in front of program's largest home crowd.

Too many turnovers cost Mizzou at Ole Miss
Mark Smith returns but Tigers match season-high with 25 turnovers in 75-65 loss in Oxford, Miss.

After historic victory, Mizzou women host Lady Vols in another SEC clash
Tigers coming off Thursday's upset at Mississippi State, playing for possibility of hosting NCAA Tournament games.

Tigers late to Ole Miss but Smith returns to lineup
Mizzou gets the SEC's top 3-point shooter back for Saturday's game against the Rebels.

Mizzou will face much-improved Ole Miss, could get Smith back
After finishing last in the SEC last year, the Rebels have climbed to fourth place under first-year coach Kermit Davis.

Preview: Missouri at Mississippi

BenFred: In trying season, Martin sees promise from Mizzou's emerging core
The Tigers are non-factors in the postseason conversation barring a miraculous surge. But Mizzou continues to claw, and it's the progress made in that process that has their coach fired up.

Mizzou women take down No. 5 Mississippi State on the road
Behind Cunningham's 24 points, Tigers become the first SEC team to beat the Bulldogs in the regular season in nearly two years.

With NCAA sanctions looming, Mizzou baseball keeps focus on goals
In Steve Bieser's third season at MU, Tigers get slugger Kameron Misner back from injury but future is uncertain under terms of NCAA postseason ban.

Mizzou files NCAA sanctions appeal
AD Jim Sterk calls penalties "overly harsh" as MU completes first official step in appeals process.

Matter on Mizzou: Tigers bend but don't break in Tilmon's return
A look back at Mizzou's 79-78 win over Arkansas, which featured a showdown in the paint, a coming-of-age game for a freshman and a walk-on saving his best for last.

NFL Draft: Here's why Flacco trade not necessarily first QB domino to fall
When the Bears signed Mike Glennon to a three-year, $45 million pact containing $19 million guaranteed in 2017 free agency, most assumed it would preclude them from spending the No. 3 overall pick on a quarterback six weeks later.

Mizzou hangs on, edges Razorbacks in thriller
Arkansas rallies from 14-point deficit but can't finish comeback as Tilmon powers Tigers in 79-78 win.

Mizzou hangs on, edges Razorbacks in 79-78 thriller
Tilmon returns to Tigers, scores 21 points as Arkansas can't finish off rally.

Matter's Pregame Primer: Can Martin's Tigers hold off the Hogs?
A closer look at Tuesday's Mizzou-Arkansas rematch.

Mizzou struggling without sharpshooter Mark Smith
Mizzou hasn't been the same team offensively since Mark Smith went down with an ankle injury last month.

Preview: Missouri vs. Arkansas

Mizzou athletics sees revenue growth but is still in red
Mizzou operated in the red again last year but record revenue figures closed the gap on spending.

Mizzou launches full-court press vs. NCAA sanctions
Athletics director Jim Sterk sheds light on MU's academic fraud case and looming appeals process.

Kirkwood's Roundtree rounds into form with MU women's basketball team
Junior guard from Kirkwood, a second generation Tiger, waited her chance, earned pivotal place in Pingeton's rotation.

Mizzou's Pingeton secures historic victory: No. 500
Tigers celebrate with Pingeton on milestone victory over Vanderbilt.

Matter on Mizzou: Undermanned Tigers fading fast
A look back at Mizzou's latest loss, the Tigers' inability to capitalize against Texas A&M and the unusual Tilmon situation.

Hochman: Mizzou women's scoring record by Joni Davis — set 34 years ago — is on the line
There is a 6-foot woman riding a retro orange bicycle alongside the wetlands in Long Beach, Calif., while talking on the phone to a stranger about a previous life.

Without Tilmon, Mizzou blows another big lead and falls to lowly Aggies
Tigers can't hold on to 12-point lead, fall to .500 with 68-59 loss.

Minus Tilmon, Mizzou blows another big lead, falls to Texas A&M
Tigers can't hold on to 12-point lead, slip to .500 with 68-59 loss to Texas A&M.

Matter's Pregame Primer: Mizzou without Tilmon against Aggies
Starting center will miss the first game of his career after undergoing emergency wisdom teeth removal.

Preview: Missouri vs. Texas A&M

Mizzou freshmen Pinson, Watson finding their groove
Martin giving more minutes to rookie guards as Tigers hit halfway point of SEC schedule.

Mizzou women storm back, knock off No. 18 Aggies in OT
Mizzou rallies from 10-point deficit to hold off Texas A&M in must-win game.

Six Missouri players invited to NFL Combine
Fresh off a strong Senior Bowl, Drew Lock among Mizzou's contingent invited to Indianapolis.

Mizzou rounds out football recruiting class on the line of scrimmage
After signing 22 players in December, Tigers add two edge rushers, offensive linemen on national signing day.

Big honor for 'Band-Aid Man': Mizzou set to retire Chievous' No. 3
Tigers will hang career scoring leader's jersey from the rafters at halftime of Feb. 19 game against Kentucky.

Mizzou rounds out recruiting class with three linemen
After signing 22 players in December, Tigers add two junior college transfers, high school edge rusher to finish 2019 class.

Tigers put up a fight but fall to No. 1 Volunteers
Missouri fall to top-ranked Tennessee 72-60 in Cuonzo Martin's return to Knoxville.

Gordo: Time for Mizzou to ride the storm out
Strong leadership will be essential for the Tigers to overcome recent adversity. Fortunately those leaders are already in place.

Mizzou set for years at QB with Bryant, Robinson and Bazelak
Barry Odom added two Power 5 transfers from Clemson and TCU, but his four-star QB from Ohio could be the team's long-term answer under center.

Mizzou's Sterk: NCAA sent 'wrong message' with sanctions
MU athletics director says school could lose $8-9 million if football postseason ban is upheld.

Tigers hang tough, can't topple No. 1 Tennessee
Mizzou falls to top-ranked Volunteers 72-60 in Cuonzo Martin's return to Knoxville.

Four SEC schools contacting Mizzou about football seniors
Coaches from at least four Southeastern Conference football teams have contacted some Missouri seniors about their interest in transferring in the wake of NCAA sanctions against the Tigers' football program, an MU spokesperson confirmed Tuesday.

Hochman: Tonight, Mizzou plays No. 1. Only four times has Mizzou knocked off No. 1.
Can Mizzou beat Tennessee? If the Tigers do, it'll be their first win against No. 1 since 1997.

Matter's Pregame Primer: Can Tigers keep it close on Rocky Top?
A closer look at key matchups in Mizzou's prime-time tipoff at No. 1 Tennessee.

Mizzou's Martin returns to the scene of a rocky departure
How will Tennessee fans greet their former coach when he brings his Tigers to take on the nation's No. 1 team?

Preview: Missouri at No. 1 Tennessee

Matter on Mizzou: Freshmen shine, but Geist, Tilmon hold Tigers together
A look back at Mizzou's much-needed win over Vanderbilt, another productive night for the Tigers' dangerous duo.

Mizzou holds off Vandy, snaps losing streak
Without Mark Smith again, Mizzou freshmen, sophomores combine for 57 points in 77-67 win over Commodores.

'Rally for Rhyan' game another winner for Mizzou
Torrence Watson relishes chance to dedicate game to local cancer survivor Riley Maher.

Mizzou snaps skid, takes down Vanderbilt
Tilmon leads Tigers' youth scoring surge in 77-67 win on "Rally for Rhyan" night.

Matter's Pregame Primer: Ideal time for Tigers to rally
A closer look at Saturday's Mizzou-Vanderbilt matchup, where the Tigers will host the fourth annual "Rally for Rhyan" game.

Mizzou carries fight against penalties to NCAA appeals process
Postseason ban, recruiting restrictions could have major affect on Odom's football program.

Mizzou's Barry Odom to NCAA: 'Bring it on'
Missouri football coach shocked, angered by NCAA penalties in academic fraud case. Curators chairman Jon Sundvold sounds off on NCAA ruling.

Preview: Missouri vs. Vanderbilt

Tigers hope to rally their way out of three-game skid
Mizzou hosts Vanderbilt in fourth annual "Rally for Rhyan" charity game to benefit pediatric cancer research.

What's next for Mizzou vs. NCAA? MU's fight begins with appeals process
After absorbing the NCAA's roundhouse to the gut, Jim Sterk's counterpunch starts with the NCAA Infractions Appeals Committee.

BenFred: Cooperation doesn't seem to matter as Mizzou gets the shaft from NCAA
Mizzou was pummeled by NCAA for one rogue tutor while North Carolina skated on an academic fraud investigation that revolved around sham classes. The difference? North Carolina fought. It defended those sham classes with fierceness, knowing the truth while refusing'

Mizzou 'shocked and dismayed' by NCAA punishment, will appeal severe sanctions
Missouri athletics director Jim Sterk said that the NCAA infractions committee 'abused its discretion' with the postseason bans for the football, baseball and softball teams, especially considering the NCAA report lauded MU for its cooperation with the investigation.

NCAA hammers Mizzou on academic fraud case, including postseason ban on football
(Updated) Committee on Infractions releases report on former tutor's allegations of academic fraud, focused on the football, baseball and softball teams. Athletics director Jim Sterk said the university is 'shocked and dismayed' at the findings and plans to appeal the'

Q-&-A with NCAA infractions committee chair: No evidence Mizzou pushed tutor to commit fraud
David Roberts, the NCAA Committee on Infractions panel chief hearing officer, took questions from reporters during a conference call Thursday to discuss the penalties levied on Mizzou's football, baseball and softball programs.

Disastrous second half dooms Mizzou at Auburn
AUBURN, Ala. ' Auburn opened its first home game in 11 days the way it does every game ' with its signature 3-point onslaught.

Ex-Mizzou Tigers experienced Patriots' dynasty up close
A handful of former Mizzou players reflect on their experiences with Belichick, Brady during New England's Super Bowl run.

Matter's Pregame Primer: Tigers without Smith at Auburn
A closer look at Missouri's test at Auburn, where the visiting Tigers are big underdogs.

Mizzou athletics sees growth in revenues, closes gap on spending
Revenues climb nearly 10 percent, but MU still operated at a budget deficit for 2018 fiscal year.

Mizzou can't dwell on collapse with Auburn up next
Mizzou's turnover problems could get further exposed against Bruce Pearl's Tigers.

Preview: Missouri at Auburn

BenFred: These numbers should help Drew Lock's draft case
Is Mizzou's quarterback a first-round pick? Here is some data that suggests he should be.

Hochman: Painful losses linger for SLU, Mizzou
After St. Louis University blew its game last Saturday afternoon, surely some Mizzou fans thought that even if the Tigers were to lose that night, at least it wouldn't be that painful.

Matter on Mizzou: The anatomy of a meltdown
A closer look at the Tigers' breakdowns in the final minutes of Saturday's loss to LSU.

Gordo on college hoops: Missouri State climbs while Mizzou falls
First-year coach Dana Ford upgraded the Missouri State roster and he is is finally getting results. Meanwhile second-year Missouri coach Cuonzo Martin is trying to avoid a total collapse.

Cunningham scores 30, Mizzou women survive Auburn rally
COLUMBIA, MO. ' What some call a comfortable lead, Missouri's basketball program calls a tight game.

Mizzou blows late 14-point lead, falls to LSU in OT
Cuonzo Martin's Tigers slip to 1-5 in SEC play after 86-80 loss.

Mizzou blows late lead, falls in OT to LSU
MU led No. 25 Tigers by 14 with 2:08 left but gave up 15-1 run, lose 86-80 in overtime.

Matter's Pregame Primer: Without Smith, can Mizzou slow surging LSU?
Cuonzo Martin's Tigers will be shorthanded against one of the country's hottest teams. Mark Smith is out with a sprained ankle.

Left out of Big 12-SEC Challenge, Mizzou could have bigger issues against LSU
MU's Mark Smith could miss Saturday's game against No. 25 LSU with an ankle injury.

Preview: Missouri vs. LSU

Matter on Mizzou: Depth issues could haunt Tigers
Should Smith, Pickett miss Saturday's game, Martin's Tigers could be in trouble against surging LSU.

Turnovers doom Tigers to a 'self-inflicted' loss at Arkansas
Tigers give the ball away 24 times in 72-60 loss to Razorbacks.

'Same old song' as turnover barrage spoils Mizzou's chances at Arkansas
Tigers give the ball away 24 times, suffer 72-60 loss in Fayetteville.

Matter's Pregame Primer: Can Tigers handle Razorbacks on the road?
A closer look at Wednesday's Mizzou-Arkansas showdown.

Preview: Missouri at Arkansas

Mizzou's Hall skips Senior Bowl, but Lock looks to impress
Groin injury keeps wideout from playing in Saturday's all-star game in Mobile, Ala., where Lock hopes to stand out from the rest of the QB field.

Puryear's defensive gem timely for Tigers
Coming off its best defensive game of the year, Tigers head to Arkansas to face reeling Razorbacks.

College basketball: Mizzou women dominated by South Carolina
There weren't any major confrontations, but the Missouri women's basketball team suffered a beatdown Monday in Columbia, S.C.