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Tigers face Georgia to open SEC Tournament

As the final seconds wound down on Saturday, in the regular season finale at Mizzou Arena, Senior Day for the Tigers, senior guard Jordan Geist had the ball with Missouri down 71-68 to Ole Miss. The crowd of 11,050, pretty feisty and loud for the game, stood in anticipation.  Missouri had led by 10 early

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Missouri beats South Carolina, will host Ole Miss next

Missouri snapped a four-game losing streak on Saturday in impressive fashion, winning 78-63 against South Carolina at Mizzou Arena.   Missouri (13-15, 4-12 in SEC play) jumped out to an early lead, taking control of the game from the start, in front of a small but lively crowd at the arena. South Carolina (14-15, 9-7

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Missouri loses at Florida, hosts South Carolina Saturday

Missouri lost two games last week, but both were efforts you could take some encouragement from, scrappy losses in tough situations.  On Tuesday, the Tigers lost 66-58 at home to a surging, talented Kentucky team. Then, on Saturday, playing on the road against Florida and with Tiger Mark Smith again out with injury, Missouri lost

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Missouri begins tough stretch with road loss

Missouri lost another game on Saturday, falling 75-65 at Ole Miss. It kicked off a tough four-game stretch for the Tigers (12-12, 3-9 in SEC play through Sunday) as the season makes its way into the homestretch.   Missouri showed a lot of grit and kept battling hard in this game, repeatedly trimming the lead

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Missouri gets first SEC win in big victory at Texas A&M

After three straight losses to being SEC play, all by double digits, Missouri roared back with a dominating 66-43 win at Texas A&M on Saturday.  The Tigers (10-6, 1-3 in SEC play) played good defense, limiting the Aggies to 32.1 percent shooting, including just 4-of-22 (18.2 percent) on threes. Texas A&M was definitely out of

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Missouri has reasons to hope heading into SEC play

As the calendar hits January and Southeastern Conference fans’ beloved college football comes to the end of another season, fans across the league turn their attention to SEC basketball play, which begins in full force this week.  Last year, I attended the entire SEC basketball tournament in St. Louis. It was a lot of fun,

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