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BenFred: No winners to be found in flap between Mizzou and South Carolina

University of Missouri athletics director Jim Sterk and South Carolina women’s basketball coach Dawn Staley should sit down together and re-watch what happened at the end.

Mizzou's Porter cleared to practice but return still uncertain

Prized freshman not expected to play for Tigers at Kentucky on Saturday.

Mizzou's Porter Jr. returns to practice; Martin unsure when — or if — he'll appear in a game

The Tigers have three regular-season games to play, starting with Saturday's visit to Kentucky. Coach Cuonzo Martin said he hadn't thought about whether Porter Jr. will dress out for the 7 p.m. tipoff.

Porter Jr. officially cleared to practice

It’s now official.Missouri coach Cuonzo Martin announced, Friday afternoon, that freshman Michael Porter Jr., has officially been cleared to return to practice.When he will return in a game, is still to be decided by Martin. Martin did not say Porter will play against Kentucky on Saturday, but this is the first step to Porter returning to the floor for Missouri this seasonPorter, who was the No. 1 rated recruit in the 2017 class, has played just two minutes this [...]

Ortiz: Sterk owes Staley an apology

Jim Sterk must apologize or at least clarify. He owes South Carolina women's basketball coach Dawn Staley at least that much.

Nobody's talking, but all signs point to Porter Jr.'s return for Mizzou's stretch run

Tigers' elite basketball recruit, who underwent back surgery in November after playing 2 minutes in Mizzou's first game, has been 'fully cleared' for all basketball activities according to a media report. Coach Cuonzo Martin will meet with reporters at noon…

Double dose of bad news for Mizzou's Sterk: Sued by South Carolina coach, fined by SEC

League also will review South Carolina’s game management procedures and security for visiting teams. Mizzou players accused fans there of spitting on them and taunting them with racial slurs.

BenFred: Mizzou offense in good hands — if Dooley's walk matches his talk

From explaining his plan of attack (sort of) to cracking a Kansas joke, the Tigers' new offensive coordinator is never dull. But will his offense have the same firepower?

No. 11 Mizzou women blitz Vanderbilt

Missouri women’s basketball coach Robin Pingeton had to hold back her emotions while honoring her three seniors before Thursday’s regular-season home finale at Mizzou Arena. But the Tigers quickly turned the night into a celebration.

Four-star receiver gives Mizzou early pledge; Kuligowski joins Alabama staff

Barry Odom and the Missouri football team picked up the first verbal commitment for the 2019 recruiting class. And it’s a big one.

Tigers cruise to sixth straight win

Frericks celebrates her senior night by nearly pulling off MU's first triple-double since 1995.

Senior Frericks shines in Missouri victory over Vanderbilt

With 2 minutes, 27 second remaining in the first quarter, Vanderbilt guard Rachel Bell’s jump shot rattled off the rim and into the hands of Jordan Frericks. It was a familiar sight for Missouri fans — the fifth-year senior is the team’s leading rebounder — and there was no commotion as the Tigers brought the ball up the court.The play didn’t turn heads, but it was a milestone for Frericks. It was the 1,000th rebound in her Missouri career — a [...]

Missouri out-shoots Vanderbilt in wire-to-wire win

Amber Smtih and Lauren Aldridge filled up the bucket with a combined 34 points as No. 11 Missouri took down Vanderbilt 83-68 in the Tigers’ final home game of the regular season on Thursday night.Missouri (23-5, 11-4 Southeastern Conference) has been excellent in the first quarter this year, but the Tigers’ blitz Thursday set a new standard. Aldridge canned five 3-pointers in the opening frame — including three on Missouri’s first four possessions — [...]

South Carolina coach files lawsuit against Missouri AD Sterk

South Carolina women’s basketball coach Dawn Staley has sued Missouri athletic director Jim Sterk for slander, according to court documents that were filed in the South Carolina Court of Common Pleas on Thursday.Staley is seeking damages of $75,000 for comments Sterk made on KTGR on Jan. 30.Sterk has 30 days to respond to the lawsuit.The conflict stems from Missouri’s game Jan. 28 at South Carolina, which was played in front of 13,433 fans at Colonial Life [...]

Report: Mizzou's Michael Porter Jr. 'fully cleared' for basketball activities

Tigers play at Kentucky on Saturday.

Porter cleared for all basketball activities, source says

Missouri freshman Michael Porter Jr. has been cleared for all basketball activities, a source confirmed to the Tribune on Thursday afternoon.CBS Sports college basketball reporter Jon Rothstein first reported the news via Twitter, citing an anonymous source.Missouri will have media availability at noon Friday. A team spokesperson said that coach Cuonzo Martin would address the media then.Porter, who has played just two minutes this season because of Nov. [...]

South Carolina women's coach Staley files defamation lawsuit against Mizzou AD Sterk

Dawn Staley has filed a defamation lawsuit for $75,000 against Missouri athletics director Jim Sterk regarding the comments he made in a radio interview about the Tigers’ game at South Carolina earlier this season. Also, the SEC has fined Sterk…

Mizzou AD Sterk sued by South Carolina women's coach, fined by SEC

Basketball coach Dawn Staley seeks $75,000 in defamation lawsuit stemming from Sterk's comments about Mizzou's game at South Carolina earlier this season. In another move related to the remarks in a radio interview, the league fined Sterk $25,000 for violating…

MIssouri gets first commitment for Class of 2019

Missouri secured its first commitment for the Class of 2019 on Thursday when Shamar Nash, a wide receiver from Bradenton, Fla., pledged to the Tigers. pic.twitter.com/cjkkDczHfk— Shamar Nash (@shamar2tymez) February 22, 2018Nash, who is listed at 6-foot-2 [...]

Four-star receiver gives Mizzou early pledge

2019 target Shamar Nash becomes MU's first commitment for next year's class.

Missouri baseball team shuts out No. 24 Miami

Junior utility man Brian Sharp has started plenty of games for Missouri, but Wednesday marked his first time starting on the mound.Sharp, who usually plays infield, looked like a seasoned starting pitcher against No. 24 Miami on Wednesday in Coral Gables, Fla., tossing five innings without surrendering a run. Missouri (3-1) plated five in the fourth inning and won 9-0.Outfielder Connor Brumfield started the Tigers’ rally with a walk, and second baseman Mark Vierling hit [...]

Seniors have been crucial to Missouri's rise to power

Thursday night will be a different animal, but on the first attempt, at least, Robin Pingeton didn’t succumb to the tears.They were certainly there in a press conference Tuesday as Pingeton recounted the memories of the three seniors who will make their final regular-season appearances Thursday night at Mizzou Arena in a tilt against Vanderbilt (6-22, 2-12 Southeastern Conference). But even as they arrived and welled up in her sockets, Pingeton kept them at bay. [...]

Schweizer's workouts designed to push her to greatness

Runners were trickling into Walton Stadium, but practice hadn’t come to life. Scraps of trash dotted the track circling a grass field. The blades had dulled to a pale green. It looked lonely.The runners began to warm up with stretches, jumping jacks and strides. It was hard to tell from a distance, but somewhere in the clump was one of the best athletes on Missouri’s campus. At 5-foot-4, Karissa Schweizer stood a head shorter than the men she was training with. [...]

Postgame thoughts: Missouri vs Mississippi

Well, Missouri sure knows how to keep games interesting doesn't it? After falling behind double figures to Mississippi, for the second time this season, the Tigers battled back to take a second-half lead. Once again, though, Missouri let that slip. Unlike in its five-game winning streak, Missouri could not hold on for the win. Let's just get right into these postgame thoughts. REVIEWING PREGAME [...]

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