Former Mizzou Star Reflects on Time in Israel

Posted 4:44 PM 6/29/2014 by Andrew Kauffman, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter

COLUMBIA - Former Mizzou basketball star Laurence Bowers spent the last 10 months playing professional basketball in Israel for the Hapoel Holon Tigers. For Bowers, it was quite the journey from Columbia, but he said Israel isn't as different as people think.

"It's amazing man. I seriously (More)...


Jabari Brown picked up by Rockets

Posted 9:01 PM 6/27/2014 by Jeremy Schrank, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

HOUSTON- The Houston Rockets picked up former Missouri guard Jabari Brown to play on their summer league team.

The 6'5'' Brown averaged 19.9 points for the Tigers last season and shot an impressive 41 percent from behind the arc. 

Brown will get the chance to join a Rockets (More)...

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Blue Tigers Add Junior College Transfer

Blue Tigers Add Junior College Transfer

Posted 2:11 PM 6/24/2014 by Tyler Hastedt, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

JEFFERSON CITY - Kyler Steadman, a guard from Neosho County Community College in Chanute, Kan., has decided to play basketball for the Blue Tigers of Lincoln University this fall.

Steadman enters Lincoln as a junior with two years of eligibility remaining after signing a National Letter of (More)...

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