Missouri Tigers Lexington Tickets
Intercollegiate basketball rivals from the University of Missouri and the University of Kentucky will be taking each other on at the Commonwealth Stadium in 2015. The Missouri Tigers and the Kentucky Wildcats will be competing for the second time in 2015. The first game took place at the Mizzou Arena in Columbia which was won by the Kentucky Wildcats, 69-53. Watch as the Missouri Tigers compete to claim a win in the head-to-head series for 2015. For advance reservations, all you need to do is purchase Missouri Tigers Lexington tickets.
Collegiate rivalries will be renewed as the Missouri Tigers and the Kentucky Wildcats play against each other for the second time in 2015. Stay amidst the live action and cheer for your favorite team.
The Missouri Tigers’ Early Years
The Missouri Tigers is the name adopted by all the varsity sports supported by the University of Missouri. The first men’s basketball team fielded by the collegiate institution was in 1906. Coached by Isadore Anderson, the team played independently before joining the Missouri Valley Conference in 1907. It compiled a successful 10-6 score in its inaugural year. As a member of the Missouri Valley Conference, the team has finished in 3rd and 2nd places six times each and made its way to the top four times.
Recent Team Statistics
Over the years, the Missouri Tigers’ men’s basketball team has enjoyed considerable success. The Tigers joined the Southeastern Conference in the 2012 season. It qualified for the NCAA Championship’s first round for the year with an 11-7 score. The 2013 season was also a successful one as the Tigers qualified for National Invitation Tournament’s second round (9-9). As of January, 2015 the Tigers have won a total of 9 games under the leadership of head coach, Kim Anderson.
Tigers vs. Wildcats 2015!
The team’s 110-year career boasts of 2 Pre-tournament Premo-Porretta Championships (1921 and 1922), 8 Conference Tournament Championships (in between 1978 and 2012) and 15 Conference Regular Season Championships (in between 1918 and 1994) with a total of 24 playoff appearances. Watch as this celebrated collegiate team prepares to take on a rival soon. Buy Missouri Tigers Lexington tickets now.