Basketball

3/17/2017

Missouri women advance past South Florida in NCAA opener

Missouri women advance past South Florida in NCAA opener

Posted 7:19 PM 3/17/2017 by Edward Redler, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - No. 6-seed Mizzou women's basketball narrowly escaped an upset bid from No. 11-seed South Florida in the first round of the NCAA women's tournament, 66-64.

The game was tied at 64 when SEC Co-Freshman of the Year Amber Smith received the inbound pass with four seconds (More)

3/16/2017

Fans react to Mizzou Men's Basketball hire of Cuonzo Martin

Fans react to Mizzou Men's Basketball hire of Cuonzo Martin

Posted 11:03 PM 3/16/2017 by Lauren Petterson, KOMU 8 Reporter

COLUMBIA - Many fans are excited to have Cuonzo Martin as the Mizzou Men's Basketball team's new head coach.

“After seeing his win-lose ratio, I think it’s a pretty good indicator of his future success for Mizzou basketball as long as they (More)

3/15/2017

Central Methodist Women advance to second round of NAIA Tournament

Central Methodist Women advance to second round of NAIA Tournament

Posted 5:54 PM 3/15/2017

Billings, Mont. - The No. 5-seed Central Methodist Eagles women's squad moved past No. 4-seed Biola, 52-49, on Wednesday in the first round of the 2017 NAIA D1 Women's Basketball Tournament. They utilized defense as well as a 12-0 run to open the second half to move past Biola. 

CMU, now 24-9 on the year, will see No. 1-seed Lindsey Wilson College in the next round on Friday at 10 a.m. CT. 

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