2014-15 MSSU Men's Basketball

July 6, 2015
Men's Basketball adds transfer
Missouri Southern men's basketball coach Jeff Boschee has announced the addition of transfer DJ Feitl to his list of recruits for the 2015-16 season.

June 23, 2015
Jeff Boschee announces staffing changes
Missouri Southern men's basketball coach Jeff Boschee has announced the addition of a coach and the promotion of another.

May 27, 2015
Men's basketball adds D-1 Transfer
Missouri Southern men's basketball coach Jeff Boschee has announced the addition of Division I transfer Isaac Kreuer from the University of Missouri - Kansas City.

April 28, 2015
Men's basketball announces Division I Transfer
Missouri Southern head basketball coach Jeff Boschee has announced the addition of Division I transfer Vince Fritz.

April 27, 2015
Men's basketball announces 2015 camps
Missouri Southern men's basketball coach Jeff Boschee has announced the dates for the 2015 MSSU Men's Basketball Camps.

April 20, 2015
MSSU Basketball to have walk-on tryouts
Missouri Southern men's basketball coach Jeff Boschee has announced the Lions will be holding walk-on tryouts on April 30.

April 16, 2015
Men's Basketball adds Brady Petry as part of national signing day
Missouri Southern men's basketball coach Jeff Boschee has announced the signing of Brady Petry to a national letter of intent to attend Southern and play basketball beginning in the fall of 2015.

April 15, 2015
Former MSSU coach Robert Corn to be inducted into Missouri Basketball Coaches Hall of Fame
Former Missouri Southern men's basketball coach Robert Corn is one of nine individuals that will be inducted into the Missouri Basketball Coaches Association Hall of Fame later this month.

April 14, 2015
Nick Bradford leaves men's basketball program
Missouri Southern head men's basketball coach Jeff Boschee has announced that assistant coach Nick Bradford has submitted his letter of resignation in order to pursue other professional goals.

March 19, 2015
Four Lions earn MIAA Academic Honors
The Missouri Southern men's and women's basketball teams picked up four individuals on the MIAA Academic Honor Roll the league announced today.

March 8, 2015
Lions can't overcome early deficit and fall 91-65 to Pittsburg State in MIAA Tournament Final
The Missouri Southern men's basketball team trailed by 16 at the break and couldn't overcome the early deficit, falling 91-65 to Pittsburg State in the finals of the 2015 MIAA Basketball Tournament today inside Municipal Auditorium.

March 7, 2015
Men's basketball battles Central Missouri in MIAA Tournament Semis
The Missouri Southern men's basketball team will look to snap a five-game MIAA Tournament losing streak to Central Missouri when the Lions take on the 18th ranked Mules today in the semifinals of the 2015 MIAA Basketball Tournament. Tip off from Municipal Auditorium is slated for 2:15 pm.

March 7, 2015
Lions head back to 'ship with title fight against Pittsburg State
The Missouri Southern men's basketball program will make its second-straight trip to the MIAA Tournament finals as the Lions will take on Pittsburg State in the MIAA Championship game. Tip off from Municipal Auditorium is slated for 1 pm.

March 7, 2015
Prince leads Lions into second-straight MIAA Tournament Championship
The Missouri Southern men's basketball team led for nearly 35 minutes of the game and the Lions took out 18th-ranked Central Missouri 81-74 today inside Municipal Auditorium, securing a berth into their second-straight MIAA Tournament Championship game.

March 5, 2015
Near-perfect free throw performance lifts Lions over UNK 97-88 in MIAA Tournament
The Missouri Southern men's basketball team shot 33-34 from the free throw line and the third seeded Lions took out sixth seed Nebraska-Kearney 97-88 tonight inside Municipal Auditorium.

March 4, 2015
Men's basketball opens up MIAA Tournament with Nebraska-Kearney
The Missouri Southern men's basketball program will open up the 2015 MIAA Basketball Tournament the same way it did in 2014 as the Lions will take on Nebraska-Kearney in the quarterfinals on Thursday night. Tip off from Municipal Auditorium is slated for 8:15 pm.

March 2, 2015
Prince highlights four Lions named to All-MIAA Team
Taevaunn Prince, the reigning MIAA Men's Basketball Player of the Week, was one of four Lions honored by the MIAA today as the League released its postseason awards.

March 2, 2015
Taevaunn Prince named MIAA Men's Basketball Player of the Week
Missouri Southern junior Taevaunn Prince has been named the MIAA Men's Basketball Player of the Week as announced by the league office today.

February 28, 2015
Men's basketball earns No. 3 seed in 2015 MIAA Basketball Tournament
The Missouri Southern men's basketball program has earned the No. 3 seed in the 2015 MIAA Basketball Tournament the MIAA announced today.

February 28, 2015
Lions send out seniors in style with 95-79 win over Lincoln
The Missouri Southern men's basketball team took another step toward a first-round bye and an automatic berth to Kansas City, as the Lions disposed of visiting Lincoln 95-79 tonight on Senior Night on Robert Corn Court inside the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center.

February 27, 2015
Southern honors seniors as Lions play host to Lincoln
The Missouri Southern men's basketball program will close the regular season this Saturday as the Lions play host to Lincoln University in what will be Senior Day for MSSU. Tip off from Robert Corn Court inside the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center is slated for 3 pm.

February 25, 2015
Barlow's triple double lifts Southern over Lindenwood 79-66
Lane Barlow secured a triple-double tonight and the Missouri Southern men's basketball team defeated visiting Lindenwood 79-66 on Robert Corn Court inside the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center.

February 24, 2015
Men's basketball plays host to Lindenwood Wednesday night
The Missouri Southern men's basketball team will continue it's late push at securing an automatic bid to Kasas City as the Lions play host to Lindenwood Wednesday night. Tip off from Robert Corn Court inside the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center is slated for 7:30 pm.

February 21, 2015
Lions hold off for 66-63 win at Pittsburg State
The Missouri Southern men's basketball team hung on and made free-throws down the stretch to defeat Pittsburg State 66-63 inside John Lance Arena in a State Farm Trophy Series matchup.

February 20, 2015
Lions head west for State Farm Trophy Series matchup at Pittsburg State Saturday
The Missouri Southern men's basketball team will renew its rivalry with Pittsburg State as the Lions travel west to take on the Gorillas in a State Farm Trophy Series Matchup. Tip off from John Lance Arena this Saturday is slated for 3:30 pm.

February 18, 2015
Halftime deficit too much to overcome in 74-61 loss to Southwest Baptist
The Missouri Southern men's basketball team trailed by 18 at the half and couldn't overcome the early hole and the Lions fell 74-61 tonight on Robert Corn Court inside the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center.

February 17, 2015
Men's basketball plays host to Southwest Baptist Wednesday
The Missouri Southern men's basketball team will play host visiting Southwest Baptist Wednesday evening. Tip off from Robert Corn Court inside the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center is slated for 7:30 pm.

February 14, 2015
Lions hold on for 83-77 win at home over Missouri Western
The Missouri Southern men's basketball program held on to a six-point halftime lead and the Lions defeated visiting Missouri Western 83-77 today on Robert Corn Court inside the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center.

February 13, 2015
Men's basketball plays host to Missouri Western Saturday
The Missouri Southern men's basketball team will look to stop a three-game skid when the Lions play host to Missouri Western this Saturday. Tip off from Robert Corn Court inside the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center is slated for 3 pm.

February 11, 2015
Men's basketball falls 80-68 at Northwest Missouri
Runs from Northwest Missouri to close the first half and open the second doomed the Missouri Southern men's basketball team as the Lions fell 80-68 tonight in Maryville.

February 10, 2015
Men's basketball heads to Northwest Missouri to battle the Bearcats
The Missouri Southern men's basketball team will look to end a recent two-game skid as the Lions travel to Maryville to take on Northwest Missouri in a mid-week MIAA matchup. Tip off from Bearcat Arena is slated for 7:30 pm Wednesday.

February 7, 2015
Late Central Missouri run dooms Lions in 71-69 road loss
The Missouri Southern men's basketball program tied the game with nine seconds to go, but a shot from Central Missouri with five left gave the Mules the 71-69 win over the Lions inside the Multipurpose Building today.

February 6, 2015
Men's basketball heads to Central Missouri for re-match with the Mules
The Missouri Southern men's basketball team will look for a little revenge when the Lions travel to Warrensburg this Saturday for a re-match with Central Missouri. Tip off from the Multipurpose Building is slated for 3:30 pm.

January 31, 2015
Lions can't complete the comeback in 89-79 loss to Central Missouri
A late comeback from the Missouri Southern wasn't enough and the Lions fell 89-79 today to Central Missouri on Robert Corn Court inside the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center.

January 30, 2015
Men's basketball plays host to Central Missouri
The Missouri Southern men's basketball program will look to remain in first place as the Lions will play host to the Central Missouri Mules this Saturday. Tip off from Robert Corn Court inside the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center is slated for 3 pm.

January 29, 2015
Lions come-from-behind to take out Southwest Baptist 68-65
The Missouri Southern men's basketball team erased a 17-point Southwest Baptist lead and came-from-behind to defeat the Bearcats 68-65 tonight inside the Meyer Sports Center.

January 28, 2015
Men's basketball heads to Southwest Baptist for a mid-week battle
The Missouri Southern men's basketball team will look to make it four wins in a row when the Lions travel to Bolivar to take on Southwest Baptist Thursday night. Tip off from Meyer Sports Center is slated for 7:30 pm.

January 26, 2015
Taevaunn Prince named MIAA Men's Basketball Player of the Week
Missouri Southern junior guard Taevaunn Prince has been named the MIAA Men's Basketball Player of the Week the league announced today.

January 24, 2015
Huge second-half run lifts Lions over Missouri Western 77-65
The Missouri Southern men's basketball team opened the second half on a 27-5 run and came-from-behind to defeat Missouri Western 77-65 today in St. Joseph.

January 23, 2015
Lions head north to take on Missouri Western Saturday
The Missouri Southern men's basketball team will look to continue their winning ways as the Lions travel to St. Joseph Saturday to take on Missouri Western. Tip off from the MWSU Fieldhouse is set for 3:30 pm.

January 21, 2015
Lions take out Bearcats 77-65 as four score in double figures
The Missouri Southern men's basketball team used a pair of runs in each half and defeated the visiting Northwest Missouri Bearcats 77-65 on Robert Corn Court inside the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center.

January 20, 2015
Men's basketball plays host to big mid-week matchup with Northwest Missouri
The Missouri Southern men's basketball team will play host to Northwest Missouri in a mid-week battle between the two MIAA schools tomorrow evening. Tip off from Robert Corn Court inside the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center is slated for 7:30 pm.

January 17, 2015
Strong shooting leads Lions to 82-74 win over Lincoln
The Missouri Southern men's basketball team led 44-27 at the half and held on to defeat Lincoln University today inside Jason Gym in Jefferson City.

January 16, 2015
Men's basketball heads to Lincoln
The Missouri Southern men's basketball team will stay on the road and the Lions will take on the Blue Tigers of Lincoln University this Saturday. Tip off from Jason Gym is slated for 3:30 pm.

January 15, 2015
Late run lifts Lindenwood over Southern 63-58
A 6-0 run for Lindenwood to end the game lifted the home team over visiting Missouri Southern 63-58 tonight inside Hyland Arena.

January 14, 2015
Lions head to St. Charles to take on Lindenwood
The Missouri Southern men's basketball team will head east Thursday night as the Lions will take on Lindenwood University in St. Charles. Tipoff from Hyland Arena is slated for 7:30 pm.

January 10, 2015
Wright sets MSSU single-game three-point record in 90-54 win over Northeastern State
Austin Wright set a new MSSU single-game record for three-pointers and the Missouri Southern men's basketball team took out visiting Northeastern State 90-54 today in front of more than 2,000 fans on Robert Corn Court at the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center.

January 9, 2015
Men's basketball plays host to Northeastern State Saturday
The Missouri Southern men's basketball team will play host to Northeastern State this Saturday. Tipoff from Robert Corn Court inside the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center is slated for 3 pm.

January 8, 2015
Late run, clutch defense lifts Lions to 83-78 win over Central Oklahoma
The Missouri Southern men's basketball team held visiting Central Oklahoma to just three points, a shot at the buzzer, for the final 7:30 of the game and Taevaunn Prince recorded his fifth-straight double-double in an 83-78 win over Central Oklahoma on Robert Corn Court inside the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center.

January 7, 2015
Lions play host to Central Oklahoma in conference mid-week battle
The Missouri Southern men's basketball team will play host to the MIAA-leading Central Oklahoma Bronchos this Thursday evening in a crucial early MIAA contest for the two teams. Tipoff from Robert Corn Court inside the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center is slated for 7:30 pm.

January 3, 2015
Prince's career-high 38 points not enough in 80-70 loss at Fort Hays
Missouri Southern junior guard Taevaunn Prince scored a career-high 38 points, the sixth-highest ever in MSSU single-game history, but the men's basketball team couldn't complete the comeback and the Lions fell 80-70 today at Fort Hays State inside Gross Memorial Coliseum.

January 2, 2015
Men's basketball heads to Hays to take on Tigers in first games of 2015
The Missouri Southern men's basketball team will start off the new year with a trip to Hays, Kansas as the Lions will take on the Fort Hays State Tigers this Saturday at 4 pm. Tipoff from Gross Memorial Coliseum is slated for 4 pm.

December 20, 2014
Big second-half run lifts Lions to 84-69 win over Emporia State
A 17-1 run to start the second half helped propel the Missouri Southern men's basketball team to an 84-69 win over visiting Emporia State this afternoon on Robert Corn Court inside the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center.

December 18, 2014
Men's basketball plays host to Emporia State Saturday
The Missouri Southern men's basketball team will look to go 2-1 in league play when the Lions play host to visiting Emporia State this Saturday. Tip off from Robert Corn Court inside the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center is slated for 2 pm.

December 16, 2014
Big second-half lifts Lions to 97-63 win over Culver-Stockton
The Missouri Southern basketball team took a 41-40 lead into the locker room, but out-scored visiting Culver-Stockton 56-23 in the second half en route to a 97-63 win on Robert Corn Court inside the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center this evening.

December 15, 2014
Men's basketball plays host to Culver-Stockton Tuesday Night
The Missouri Southern men's basketball team will finish off its non-conference schedule Tuesday night as the Lions welcome Culver-Stockton to the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center. Tipoff from Robert Corn Court is slated for 7 pm.

December 6, 2014
Men's basketball takes out Washburn 87-61
Missouri Southern (6-4, 1-1 MIAA) came away with an 87-61 win over Washburn (4-6, 1-1 MIAA) Saturday night inside Lee Arena. With the men’s win over Washburn Saturday night it completed the first Lions sweep (men and women) of Washburn in Lee Arena since the 2009-10 season.

December 5, 2014
Men's basketball head to Topeka to take on Washburn this Saturday
The Missouri Southern men's basketball team will look to get back in the win column when the Lions travel to Topeka to take on Washburn University in an MIAA matchup. Tipoff from Lee Arena is slated for 7 pm Saturday night.

December 4, 2014
Early lead too much to overcome in 93-73 loss at Nebraska-Kearney
The Missouri Southern Lions (5-4, 0-1 MIAA) couldn’t overcome the hot shooting from Nebraska-Kearney (3-1, 1-0) MIAA as they dropped a 93-73 decision at the Health & Sports Center on Thursday night.

December 3, 2014
Men's basketball opens up MIAA play with trip to Neb.-Kearney
The Missouri Southern men's basketball team will look to continue its recent hot streak when the team travels to Kearney, Neb. tomorrow to open up MIAA play against the Lopers. Tipoff from Kearney is slated for 7:30 pm.

December 2, 2014
Men's basketball adds Arkansas native
Missouri Southern men's basketball coach Jeff Boschee has announced the signing of Braelon Walker to a national letter of intent to attend Missouri Southern and participate in basketball beginning in the fall of 2015.

November 29, 2014
Barlow's career-high lifts Lions to 77-71 win over Midwestern State
The Missouri Southern basketball team used a 14-7 run to end the game and the Lions took out Midwestern State 77-71 today in the St. Mary's Thanksgiving Classic.

November 28, 2014
Lions win battle with St. Marys, taking out Ratlers 69-67 in STMU Thanksgiving Classic
Taevaunn Prince went 6-6 from the field and a 12-2 run for the Missouri Southern basketball team down the stretch helped the Lions to a 69-67 win over St. Mary's at the St. Mary's Thanksgiving Classic.

November 26, 2014
Lions travel to San Antonio for St. Mary's Thanksgiving Classic
The Missouri Southern men's basketball team will head to San Antonio this weekend as the Lions will compete in the St. Mary's Thanksgiving Classic on November 28 and 29. Tipoff on both days is slated for 3 pm.

November 25, 2014
Strong defensive effort lifts Lions over Benedictine, 63-48
A 25-13 run during the second half pushed the Missouri Southern basketball team over visiting Benedictine 63-48 tonight on Robert Corn Court inside the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center.

November 22, 2014
Lions fall 84-78 to Mid-America Christian in Chris Tucker finale
The Missouri Southern men's basketball team ran into a hot-shooting Mid-America Christian team tonight and MACU led for all bu 45 seconds as the Lions fell 84-78 in the finale of the Freeman Sports Medicine/Chris Tucker Memorial Classic.

November 21, 2014
Lions' hot-shooting lifts Southern over Saint Mary 93-83
The Missouri Southern men's basketball team shot 56 percent from the field and 55 percent from long range and the Lions got 19 points from Austin Wright in a 93-83 win over Saint Mary in the 2014 Freeman Sports Medicine/Chris Tucker Memorial Classic.

November 20, 2014
Men's basketball plays host to Freeman Sports Medicine/Chris Tucker Memorial Classic
The Missouri Southern men's basketball team will play host to the Freeman Sports Medicine/Chris Tucker Memorial Classic this Friday and Saturday. The Lions will hook up with the University of Saint Mary on Friday at 7:30 pm and with Mid-America Christian on Saturday at 5 pm.

November 19, 2014
Lions shoot lights-out in second half en route to 91-81 win at Arkansas - Fort Smith
The Missouri Southern men's basketball team shot 66 percent in the second half and 47 percent in the game as the Lions gave head coach Jeff Boschee win number one in his career, defeating Arkansas-Fort Smith 91-81 on the road tonight.

November 18, 2014
Men's basketball heads to Arkansas-Fort Smith to tangle with Lions
The Missouri Southern men's basketball team will look to get in the win column when Southern travels to Arkansas-Fort Smith for a mid-week game against the Lions of UAFS. Tipoff from the Stubblefield Center is slated for 7 pm Wednesday night.

November 16, 2014
Lions' comeback not enough in 88-83 overtime loss to University of Sioux Falls
Despite being down as many as 14 second-half points, the Missouri Southern men's basketball team came back to force overtime, but fell in the extra period, 88-83 to the University of Sioux Falls at the Sanford Pentagon Classic.

November 15, 2014
Men's basketball falls 74-69 to Northern State in season opener
The Missouri Southern men's basketball team took a one-point lead into the second half today, but was outscored by six by Northern State in the second and fell 74-69 in the season opener at the Sanford Pentagon Tipoff Classic.

November 14, 2014
Men's basketball opens season at Sanford Pentagon Tipoff Classic
The Missouri Southern men's basketball team will open up the 2014-15 season this Saturday and Sunday when the Lions travel to Sioux Falls, SD to participate in the Sanford Pentagon Tipoff Classic.

November 13, 2014
Lions Men's Basketball Announces Holiday Clinic
Missouri Southern Men’s Basketball Head Coach Jeff Boschee announced today the 2014 MSSU Basketball Holiday Clinic.

November 8, 2014
Last-second jumper lifts Missouri State over Lions in exhibition action
Blaine Miller scored 19 points and the Missouri Southern men's basketball team led by 15 in the first half, but Division I Missouri State chipped back at the score and a running jumper from the Bears lifted MSU over the Lions 68-66 in exhibition action at JQH Arena tonight.

November 7, 2014
Men's basketball opens season with exhibition game at Missouri State
The Missouri Southern men's basketball team will open up the 14-15 season Saturday night with an exhibition slate at Missouri State. Tipoff from JQH Arena in Springfield is set for 7:35 pm.

October 23, 2014
Men's Basketball picked to finish fifth in MIAA Preseason Coaches Poll
The Missouri Southern men's basketball program has been picked to finish fifth in the MIAA Men's Basketball Preseason Coaches Poll, the league announced today.

July 17, 2014
Southern basketball releases 2014-15 schedules
The Missouri Southern men's and women's basketball teams released their respective 2014-15 schedules today.