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Atkins and Texas overpowers Missouri 73-55 to Sweet 16

Atkins and Texas overpowers Missouri 73-55 to Sweet 16

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) – Ariel Atkins scored 22 points and No. 2 seed Texas earned its second consecutive trip to the Sweet 16 with a 73-55 win over No. 10 Missouri on Monday night with an impressive display of speed and athleticism that overmatched the bigger Tigers. Lashann Higgs scored 11 points and was a…

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Missouri players Isabell, Wright decide to transfer

Missouri players Isabell, Wright decide to transfer

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) – Missouri sophomores Namon Wright and Tramaine Isabell have decided to transfer, becoming the fourth and fifth players with eligibility remaining to leave since last fall. Wright started 25 games and averaged 9.6 points and 5.2 rebounds. Isabell made two starts and averaged 6.2 points. Wes Clark, Martavian Payne and D’Angelo Allen…

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Simmons’ 22 points leads LSU past Missouri, 80-71

Simmons’ 22 points leads LSU past Missouri, 80-71

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) – Ben Simmons had 22 points, 14 rebounds and seven assists, and LSU held off struggling Missouri 80-71 on Tuesday night to stay alive for at least a share of the Southeastern Conference regular season title. Antonio Blakeney scored 18 points, hitting a late 3-pointer and mid-range jumper to help LSU…

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No. 15 Kentucky women pull away from No. 24 Missouri 69-59

No. 15 Kentucky women pull away from No. 24 Missouri 69-59

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) – Janee Thompson scored 12 of her 24 points in the fourth quarter as the 15th-ranked Kentucky women pulled away for a 69-59 win over No. 24 Missouri on Thursday night. Evelyn Akhator made 6 of 8 from the field and scored 15 with nine rebounds, while Makayla Epps added 14 points…

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Moody scores 29 as Mississippi beats Missouri 85-76

Moody scores 29 as Mississippi beats Missouri 85-76

OXFORD, Miss. (AP) – Stefan Moody scored 29 points and ignited a decisive 10-0 run midway through the second half Tuesday night as Mississippi defeated Missouri 85-76. Ole Miss (18-10, 8-7 Southeastern Conference) used the 10-0 spurt to build a 64-54 lead with 9:31 remaining. Moody had three baskets and a behind-the-back assist for a…

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Missouri dismisses junior guard Wes Clark

Missouri dismisses junior guard Wes Clark

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) – Missouri announced Tuesday that junior guard Wes Clark has been dismissed from the men’s basketball team. According to a release, “Wes Clark has failed to meet the academic expectations of the Mizzou Athletics Department and is no longer a member of the men’s basketball program. Due to this issue relating to…

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Vanderbilt routs Missouri 86-71 for 2nd win in 3 games

Vanderbilt routs Missouri 86-71 for 2nd win in 3 games

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) – Wade Baldwin IV scored 17 points in leading five starters in double figures, and the Vanderbilt Commodores routed Missouri 86-71 Wednesday night for their second win in three games. The Commodores (14-10, 6-5 Southeastern Conference) improved to 11-2 at Memorial Gym this season. Luke Kornet scored 13 points and grabbed 12…

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Moody gets 23 in Mississippi’s 76-73 win over Missouri

Moody gets 23 in Mississippi’s 76-73 win over Missouri

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) – Stefan Moody had 23 points and hit two free throws to put Mississippi ahead by a point with 13.4 seconds left in a late-game rally that led to a 76-73 victory over Missouri on Wednesday night. Moody also matched his career best with eight rebounds and had five assists for the…

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Michaelis scores 20, No. 22 Missouri handles Ole Miss 60-46

Michaelis scores 20, No. 22 Missouri handles Ole Miss 60-46

OXFORD, Miss. (AP) – Sierra Michaelis scored 20 points with eight rebounds and five assists and No. 22 Missouri handled Mississippi 60-46 on Sunday. Michaelis went 6 of 9 from the field with four 3-pointers. Jordan Frericks had 17 points with nine boards, Sophie Cunningham had 10 points with 11 rebounds and Cierra Porter grabbed…

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Cunningham, No. 22 Missouri women beat LSU 52-46

Cunningham, No. 22 Missouri women beat LSU 52-46

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) – Lindsey Cunningham hit three 3-pointers and finished with 16 points to lead the 22nd-ranked Missouri women past LSU 52-46 Thursday night. Morgan Stock scored 12 – on 4-of-6 shooting from 3-point range – and Jordan Frericks added eight points, nine rebounds and three assists for Missouri. Missouri (17-4, 4-4 Southeastern Conference)…

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No. 20 Kentucky blows out Missouri, 88-54

No. 20 Kentucky blows out Missouri, 88-54

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) – Tyler Ulis scored 20 points, Derek Willis added a career-best 18 and No. 20 Kentucky used an early 20-0 run to blow past outmanned Missouri 88-54 on Wednesday night. The Wildcats (16-4, 6-2 Southeastern Conference) had it easy in improving to 9-0 against the Tigers and winning their third straight overall.…

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Missouri suspends QB Maty Mauk indefinitely

Missouri suspends QB Maty Mauk indefinitely

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) – Missouri quarterback Maty Mauk has been suspended indefinitely. Athletic director Mack Rhodes and coach Barry Odom announced the punishment on Monday night after a brief video was posted to Twitter. It shows a person appearing to snort a white, powder-like substance and the accompanying tweet mentions Mauk by name, but there…

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No. 13 Texas A&M women top No. 23 Missouri 81-77 in OT

No. 13 Texas A&M women top No. 23 Missouri 81-77 in OT

COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) – Chelsea Jennings scored 22 points – one of three Texas A&M players to score 20-plus – and the No. 13 Aggies held off No. 23 Missouri 81-77 in overtime Thursday night. With under a minute left in overtime, Texas A&M worked the clock down but Courtney Walker missed a jumper.…

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Maten, Georgia hold off Missouri 60-57

Maten, Georgia hold off Missouri 60-57

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) – Yante Maten had 21 points and 12 rebounds as Georgia held off Missouri in a 60-57 victory Wednesday night. Maten was a force on both ends of the court for the Bulldogs, shooting 10 of 21 from the field and blocking six shots, which tied a career high. J.J. Frazier had…

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Arkansas deals No. 24 Missouri women 64-52 loss

Arkansas deals No. 24 Missouri women 64-52 loss

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) – Jessica Jackson scored 15 points and Alecia Cooley and Melissa Wolff had double-doubles to lead Arkansas to a 64-52 victory over No. 24 Missouri on Sunday. Cooley had 12 points and 10 rebounds and Wolff 11 points and 10 boards. The Razorbacks (8-10, 3-2 SEC), who were coming off a win over…

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Kingsley, Arkansas cruise past Arkansas 94-61

Kingsley, Arkansas cruise past Arkansas 94-61

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) – Moses Kingsley had 24 points, five rebounds and four blocks as Arkansas defeated Missouri 94-61 Tuesday night. Kingsley was a perfect 8 of 8 from the field and converted on 8 of 10 free-throws. He also had three assists, matching a career high. The last time Missouri lost by as many…

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Missouri hires Ellarbee to coach offensive line

Missouri hires Ellarbee to coach offensive line

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) – New Missouri coach Barry Odom has hired Glen Elarbee to coach the offensive line. Elarbee was co-offensive coordinator and coached offensive line the last two seasons at Arkansas State. Last season, Arkansas State was 8-0 in the Sun Belt Conference, set a school record for total offense and went to the…

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Mitchell helps No. 2 South Carolina rout No. 20 Missouri

Mitchell helps No. 2 South Carolina rout No. 20 Missouri

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) – Tiffany Mitchell scored 19 points to help No. 2 South Carolina rout 20th-ranked Missouri 83-58 on Sunday. Mitchell, the two-time SEC Player of the Year, scored seven straight points in the third quarter after Missouri cut the Gamecocks’ lead to 10. The Tigers (14-2, 1-2 SEC) barely got a clean look…

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No. 20 Missouri women turn back Georgia 54-48

No. 20 Missouri women turn back Georgia 54-48

ATHENS, Ga. (AP) – Jordan Frericks had 11 points and a key block with seven seconds left and No. 20 Missouri made four free throws in the final four seconds to defeat Georgia 54-48 Thursday night. Cierra Porter had 11 points, including three of the late free throws, as the Tigers (14-1, 1-1 SEC) bounced…

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Frazier has 16 points as Georgia overwhelms Missouri 77-59

Frazier has 16 points as Georgia overwhelms Missouri 77-59

ATHENS, Ga. (AP) – J.J. Frazier scored 16 points to lead Georgia’s strong 3-point attack and the Bulldogs beat Missouri 77-59 on Wednesday night for their first Southeastern Conference win. Frazier made four of six 3-pointers. Yante Maten had 15 points and Charles Mann added 14 for Georgia (8-4, 1-1 SEC), which made 11 of…

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