First-year Missouri athletic director Jim Sterk said Monday that he would like to restart the Border War with Kansas during an appearance at the Tiger Club of Kansas City Golf Tournament at Staley Farms Golf Club in Kansas City, Mo. The Tigers and Jayhawks haven't scheduled any regular-season games since Mizzou left the Big 12 for the SEC five years ago.
Tigers' offensive coordinator Josh Heupel discussed the improvements he expects Mizzou's offense to make in 2017. Heupel made an appearance Monday, June 12, 2017, for the Tiger Club of Kansas City Golf Tournament at Staley Farms Golf Club in Kansas City, Mo.
Missouri junior point guard Terrence Phillips, a graduate of prep basketball powerhouse Oak Hill Academy, is relishing the new talent that is been added to the Tigers' roster. Phillip said he is comfortable playing with the high-end newcomers Mizzou has added in the last three months.
New Missouri coach Cuonzo Martin isn’t permitted to discuss player until they sign, but he said the Tigers are “always recruiting” when asked about using the program’s final scholarship for 2017-18. Jontay Porter, who committed to Mizzou last month, seems like the most obvious addition if that scholarship gets filled.
New Missouri men's basketball coach Cuonzo Martin and first-year Tigers athletic director Jim Sterk discuss the startling change of fortunes for a program that went 8–24 last season but has awakened the Mizzou fan base with a strong two months on the recruiting trail.
First-year Missouri athletic director Jim Sterk discusses Mizzou's plans to build a statue outside Mizzou Arena for former men's basketball coach Norm Stewart. New coach Cuonzo Martin also reacts to the news.