The Big Show

Sep 5, 2015; Columbia, MO, USA; Missouri Tigers defensive end Charles Harris (91) is congratulated by safety Brock Bondurant (16) after he caused a fumble during the first half against the Southeast Missouri State Redhawks at Faurot Field. Mandatory Credit: Denny Medley-USA TODAY Sports

Mizzou Spring Football Preview: Defensive Ends

Remember when I said a year ago that #DLineZou was at risk? At the time, the defensive line was difficult to project. None of the players that were expected to start had been in that role before. Guys like Markus Golden, Shane Ray, Marcus Loud, Lucas Vincent and Matt Hoch were all gone. Could Charles Harris, Walter Brady and Terry Beckner Jr. really …

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Feb 23, 2016; Oxford, MS, USA; Missouri Tigers guard K.J. Walton (10) brings the ball up court while guarded by Mississippi Rebels guard Terence Davis (3) during the second half at The Pavilion at Ole Miss. Mississippi Rebels defeats the Missouri Tigers 85-76.  Mandatory Credit: Spruce Derden-USA TODAY Sports

Top Five Stats From the Mizzou Basketball Season

I know, I know. You hate numbers. The mention of “analytics” makes you cringe. I understand. That’s not your fault. That’s on people like me who love the numbers, and don’t understand why others don’t. Really, at its core, analytics are simply a way of painting the picture of what we’re watching. Why are the Golden State Warriors so good? …

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Feb 20, 2016; Fayetteville, AR, USA; Missouri Tigers guard Terrence Phillips (1) looks for a pass while being guarded by Arkansas Razorbacks guard Jabril Durham (4) in the second half at Bud Walton Arena. The Razorbacks won 84-72. Mandatory Credit: Gunnar Rathbun-USA TODAY Sports

Best of The Big Show: February 23, 2016

The NFL Combine kicks off this week. Do you follow it? And how important are the workouts for Mizzou products Evan Boehm, Connor McGovern and Kentrell Brothers? Matt and BK give their thoughts on the “underwear Olympics” Tuesday on The Big Show. Plus, what will come first: the Royals or Cardinals win a World Series, or Mizzou football or basketball …

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Oct 3, 2015; Columbia, MO, USA; Missouri Tigers defensive lineman Terry Beckner Jr. (79) reacts after being disqualified from the game for targeting against the South Carolina Gamecocks during the first half at Faurot Field. Mandatory Credit: Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports

Mizzou Spring Football Preview: Defensive Tackles

A case could be made that defensive tackle was Missouri’s most talented position in 2015. Things should be no different in 2016. Terry Beckner Jr., Josh Augusta, Rickey Hatley and Josh Moore are all back, and Harold Brantley might also return to the field. More on that in a moment. With so much talent at the position, the question is not whether Missouri …

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Feb 20, 2016; Fayetteville, AR, USA; Missouri Tigers Tramaine Isabell (4) reacts after being called for a foul against the Arkansas Razorbacks in the second half of a game at Bud Walton Arena. The Razorbacks won 84-72. Mandatory Credit: Gunnar Rathbun-USA TODAY Sports

Best of The Big Show: February 22, 2016

Mizzou lost at Arkansas on Saturday, but Matt says it felt different than some of MU’s previous losses. Matt and BK also discuss how they think Missouri should try to build the basketball team going forward, and do we know more about MU’s football or basketball team heading into the 2016-2017 season? PODCAST:

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Feb 20, 2016; Fayetteville, AR, USA; Missouri Tigers forward Kevin Puryear (24) reacts with Tigers guard Jakeenan Gant (23) after making a basket and drawing a foul in the second half with the Arkansas Razorbacks at Bud Walton Arena. The Razorbacks won 84-72. Mandatory Credit: Gunnar Rathbun-USA TODAY Sports

The Big Show: Bill Connelly

Bill Connelly of Rock M Nation joined Matt and BK for his weekly appearance on The Big Show to discuss Mizzou’s loss at Arkansas, why this one felt different than earlier in the season, and how Missouri can build a men’s basketball team that competes at a high level in the SEC. PODCAST:

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Mizzou Spring Football Preview: The Linebackers

The Missouri football team is coming off one of its best defensive seasons in decades. The team finished fifth nationally in points allowed per game. The Tigers were among the top 10 nationally in both passing and rushing yards allowed per play. It was an overall dominant performance from start to finish for the defense. The linebacking corps had a …

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Feb 3, 2016; Columbia, MO, USA; Missouri Tigers guard Terrence Phillips (1) drives the ball up the court against the Mississippi Rebels during the second half at Mizzou Arena. The Mississippi Rebels defeat the Missouri Tigers 76-73. Mandatory Credit: Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports

The Sports Wire: Alex Schiffer

Alex Schiffer is the Mizzou basketball recruiting reporter for PowerMizzou. He joined BK in studio to discuss the state of Missouri basketball, the future of the program, and where MU stands in recruiting – including its quest to land Michael Porter Jr. PODCAST:

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Feb 3, 2016; Columbia, MO, USA; Missouri Tigers guard K.J. Walton (10) shoot the ball against the Mississippi Rebels during the second half at Mizzou Arena. The Mississippi Rebels defeat the Missouri Tigers 76-73. Mandatory Credit: Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports

Best of The Sports Wire: February 20, 2016

Mizzou basketball has won two straight, and there’s only one question that’s really on the top of every fan’s mind right now: Why isn’t KJ Walton playing more? Jeff and BK dive into that discussion on The Sports Wire. Plus, a conversation about Mizzou’s three-point shooting, and Alex Schiffer of PowerMizzou joins the show to talk about MU recruiting. PODCAST:

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