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Why Mizzou men’s basketball coach Cuonzo Martin loves being from East St. Louis

By now, perhaps you know Cuonzo Martin grew up in a housing project known as “The Hole.” And maybe you know it was infested with drug dealers and …

Welcoming new writers, and some other good Mizzou things

Some really exciting news happened yesterday for Rock M Nation, and I’m not just talking about actual sports taking place! We announced our two new …

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Former Mizzou guard found not responsible of rape allegations in Title IX investigation, he says

Terrence Phillips, who was dismissed from the Missouri basketball team in February after being accused of wrongdoing by four women, was “found …

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Ryan Walters steps in to a mighty big role.

Here are today’s Mizzou Links.1. Ryan Walters Steps into some BIG shoesWalters, just 32, now holds the same title as some of the game’s elite …

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A midsummer’s Mizzou hoops update and who watches the watch lists?

Here are today’s Mizzou Links.1. Cuonzo Martin met with the media on TuesdayThe most urgent news? A new team on Missouri’s schedule for …

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Michael Porter Jr., former Missouri player and Nuggets pick, has another back surgery

Former Missouri forward Michael Porter Jr. has undergone his second back surgery in eight months, according to the Denver Nuggets, the team that …

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How do Cuonzo Martin teams perform versus expectations?

Many will look at last season as a year in which the Tigers overachieved. What about this year?The preseason expectations for the Missouri Tigers …

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Proud moment for Porter, Martin

Missouri HC Cuonzo Martin joins The Paul Finebaum Show to talk about what his offseason looks like and Michael Porter Jr. being selected in the NBA …

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Cuonzo Martin not thrilled to face Reid Travis again

Missouri Tigers coach Cuonzo Martin knows how difficult it can be going up against former Stanford Cardinal forward Reid Travis.<p>Now with Travis at …

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Cuonzo Martin needs this Mizzou guard to keep his 'edge' — and cut down on turnovers

Jordan Geist must wait months before he can quiet naysayers who question whether he is fit to be the Missouri Tigers’ primary point guard yet again. …

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Cuonzo Martin: a successful program requires dialogue

Missouri Tigers basketball coach Cuonzo Martin is entering his second summer at Mizzou. He said on June 6, 2018 that having a comfort with returning …

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Podcast: How Jontay Porter impacts next season and Mizzou's future recruiting efforts

With Jontay Porter opting to return to Missouri for his sophomore year, the next Mizzou basketball season became a lot more interesting.<p>Can the …

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@MizzouHoops Head Coach Cuonzo Martin Selected to NCAA Oversight Committee - University of Missouri

<b>COLUMBIA, Mo. –</b> Mizzou Men's Basketball head coach<p>Cuonzo Martinhas been named to the NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Oversight Committee, as …

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Dallas Sunday: Who the college coaches were watching

<b>DALLAS</b> -- The college coaches were still out in full force Sunday as the first of back to back weekend live periods came to an end. Who was watching …

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Enter the Chamber

Friday morning means the return of The Chamber, a Missouri fan's one-stop shop for all the latest news in Tiger recruiting.<p>How will <b>Cuonzo Martin</b> fill …

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Ndamukong Suh signs one-year deal with Rams

The <b>Los Angeles Rams</b> continue stockpiling talent. Defensive tackle <b>Ndamukong Suh</b> has agreed to a one-year, $14 million contract with the Rams, the team …

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Did Michael Porter hurt NBA draft stock with tourney play?

NASHVILLE – At 12:09 a.m. local time on Saturday morning, Missouri freshman Michael Porter Jr. sat on a wooden bench in a makeshift locker room at …

Basketball

Missouri Basketball: 2017-18 season is just the beginning

Let’s face it; Missouri’s game against Florida State was a dud. On Friday night, while the rest of the world was watching No. 16 seed UMBC put on an …

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No. 9 Florida State beats No. 8 Mizzou 67-54

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Ninth-seeded Florida State has lots of guys who can score, and the Seminoles used that depth to win their fourth straight NCAA …

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Mizzou falls to Florida State

Missouri Tigers forward Michael Porter Jr. (13) loses the ball during first half action between the University of Missouri and Florida State on …

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Michael Porter Jr. Is All-In for Missouri in NCAA Tournament

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Michael Porter Jr. had nothing to prove. Before resuming his college career at Missouri earlier this month, he had already …

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Tom Crean should elevate Georgia basketball program to new heights

The Georgia Bulldogs are no longer messing around, finally showing full commitment to their men’s basketball program, with the hiring Tom Crean.<p>The …

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Rothstein Files | Florida is forgotten team in East Region

<b>1. Mark Schmidt had his finest hour against UCLA</b><p>How does a team from the Atlantic 10 beat one of college basketball’s blue bloods when its best …

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In college basketball, coaches’ past failures can lead to future successes

ATHENS – Rick Barnes was walking in a hallway Saturday when he spun around to answer a question about a fellow coach who had just lost his job.<p>“Sad. …

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2018 NCAA Tournament: Big men that will break your bracket

<i>There’s a line of thinking that the NCAA tournament is a guard’s game, and there’s ample evidence of its veracity when we look back at runs by Kemba</i> …

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Report: Mizzou coach Cuonzo Martin reveals when forward Jordan Barnett could play

The Jordan Barnett ordeal seems like it could have been a lot worse for Mizzou.<p>It apeared as if the Tigers needed to prepare to be without his …

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Florida gets stranded in St. Louis before NCAA Tournament

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — At least Florida coach Mike White could joke about his team’s predicament: Getting stranded about 900 miles from home after …

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2018 NCAA Tournament: The players you want taking the game-winning shot

<i>If you’re going to advance very far in the NCAA tournament, you’re going to be in your fair share of close games. It’s just the way it works. And if</i> …

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VIDEO: Georgia State’s Ron Hunter is back in the tournament and providing us with quote gold

Ron Hunter is a national treasure.<p>One of the most entertaining coaches in college basketball, Hunter is quote gold. If his Georgia State Panthers …

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Lorenzo Romar, Mark Gottfried return to the head coaching ranks

Lorenzo Romar is returning to Pepperdine for a second stint as men’s basketball coach.<p>Athletic director Steve Potts said Monday that Romar will be …

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