Kansas City business leaders tried unsuccessfully to keep Missouri from leaving the Big 12 Conference including former University of Missouri president Gary Forsee.
Kim English capped a phenomenal conference tournament with 19 points, Phil Pressey added 15 points and the fifth-ranked Tigers Baylor 90-75 to win their second championship in four years.
The madness of March kicked off over the weekend with some wild finishes and the first NCAA tournament berths. Now, it’s time for the big boys to get going. After teams like No. 11 Murray […]
It was Missouri’s 13th Big 12 win, the most in school history. Finishing in second place would be the Tigers’ best regular-season performance since coach Norm Stewart’s final season, 1998-99.
Texas A&M and Missouri have agreed to pay $12.4 million each to leave the Big 12 and join the Southeastern Conference in July.
Missouri waived any claims to revenue from the Big 12’s new television contract with Fox Sports and agreed to pay another $500,000 to cover officiating expenses for 2011-12.
Bitter rivals will play for the final time in the regular season on Saturday when No. 3 Missouri visits fourth-ranked Kansas.