Rated in the top 40 of college basketball programs of all-time in 2005, the Missouri Tigers have consistently been ranked as one of the better teams in the country. After competing in the Big 12 Conference for many years, Missouri switched to the SEC prior to the start of the 2012 season. Since 1999, Missouri has made the NCAA Tournament ten times. The Tigers are still searching for their first Final Four appearance. Score with TicketCity - the place to go for Missouri Tigers basketball tickets.
Missouri Tigers Basketball at Mizzou Arena Address: 1 Champions Dr #200, Columbia, Missouri, 65201
The Tigers play their home games at Mizzou Arena, located in Columbia, Missouri on the south side of the campus of the University of Missouri. With a capacity of over 15 thousand screaming fans, Mizzou Arena is the place to be for all Missouri basketball games. The student section named the “Zou Crew” gives the Tigers an advantage against their opponents that is tough to match. The Missouri Tigers home bench is on the Mizzou Arena sideline in front of section 116. Mizzou Arena parking information is covered in our Tigers event guide.
Missouri vs. Illinois
This annual basketball game is known as “Braggin’ Rights” and dates back to 1980 and has been played every year since 1983. The match-up is played at the Scottrade Center in St. Louis which is conveniently located in the middle of both schools for easy travel by the fan bases. The trophy stays at the lobby of the Scottrade Center recognizing the winner of the game for that year.
Missouri vs. Kansas
This rivalry lost steam after Missouri moved to the SEC, but the hatred remains between these two programs. Also known as the “Border War,” the Tigers and Jayhawks are always fighting for bragging rights, no matter the sport.
Missouri Tigers in the Final Four, NCAA Tournament, and SEC Tournament
Prior to joining the SEC in 2012, Missouri was part of the Big 12 Conference. As a member of the Big 12 (originally the Big 8), the Tigers won eight conference championships. Missouri has appeared in the NCAA Tournament over 20 times, but are still searching for their first Final Four appearance.
Missouri Tigers Event Guide
What time do the gates open prior to a Tigers game?
Gates open 90 minutes prior to tip-off at the Mizzou Arena.
Where is the best place to park at Mizzou Arena?
Public parking is located on most streets, surface lots, and garages throughout campus. Prices vary for these lots. Parking is restricted at residence halls and on the University Hospital lots.
Does my child need a ticket to attend the game?
All persons attending must have a ticket (as a courtesy, children age two and under are admitted at no charge, provided they do not take up a seat)