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Phoenix Takes Mizzou’s Oriakhi With 57th Pick

Center who transferred from UConn is only Tiger drafted this year.

06/28/2013

Phil Pressey #1 of the Missouri Tigers brings the ball upcourt during the game against the South Carolina State Bulldogs at Mizzou Arena on December 17, 2012 in Columbia, Missouri. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Tigers Fall Short, Lose To Vols On The Road

COLUMBIA (KMOX) — Missouri had a chance to win its fourth consecutive game for the first time since December on Saturday afternoon. Prior to their contest against the Tennessee Volunteers, Mizzou Coach Frank Haith emphasized […]

03/09/2013

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Missouri Wins Big On Emotional Night

The coaches showed heightened emotions in a confrontation that both Haith and Anderson later identified as a miscommunication.

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–03/05/2013

Missouri's Alex Oriakhi, top, dunks the ball over LSU's Andrew Del Piero, left, and Johnny O'Bryant III, bottom, during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Saturday, March 2, 2013, in Columbia, Mo. (AP Photo/L.G. Patterson)

Battle Of The Tigers: Missouri Victorious Over LSU

COLUMBIA (KMOX) — The Missouri Tigers played Saturday’s contest against LSU less than 48 hours after an impressive win on the road at South Carolina. Coach Frank Haith’s team was looking to keep the momentum […]

03/02/2013

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Misery for Ole Miss at Missouri

Tigers nearly break century mark in 98-79 home win versus Rebels.

02/09/2013

Jabari Brown tries to score while being fouled by Texas A&M's Jarod Jahns in College Station, Texas. -- Pat Sullivan/The Associated Press

Defeated: Tigers Fall To Aggies In 5th Straight Road Loss

Head coach Frank Haith had harsh words for his team following their defeat in Baton Rouge last week.

CBS Sports Radio–02/07/2013

Alex Oriakhi, Getty/Jamie Squire

Tigers Prepare For Cardinal

Center Alex Oriakhi has been a rebounding machine for Mizzou, getting 10 or more boards in first three games.

11/22/2012

Alex Oriakhi #34 of the Connecticut Huskies drives the ball inside against Melvin Ejim #3 (L) and Royce White #30 of the Iowa State Cyclones during the second round of the 2012 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at KFC YUM! Center on March 15, 2012 in Louisville, Kentucky.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Alex Oriakhi Will Transfer to Mizzou

Columbia, Mo. (KMOX) — The University of Missouri men’s basketball program has added a highly-regarded big man to help the Tigers for the 2012-13 season, as Alex Oriakhi, a 6-foot-9, 245-pound power forward, will attend […]

04/13/2012

Alex Oriakhi speaks after his Connecticut Huskies won the National Championship Game of the 2011 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Tournament at Reliant Stadium on April 4, 2011 in Houston, Texas. (Getty/Andy Lyons)

Mizzou Signs National Champ Big Man

Alex Oriakhi leaves UConn for one year of eligibility at Missouri

04/13/2012