Missouri Tigers Nuggets

Adam SteevesCorrespondent IMarch 18, 2009

Did you know?...

Missouri has appeared in 21 NCAA Tournaments

Missouri has a record of 18-20 in those appearances

Missouri has been to the Elite 8 twice—1994 and 2002

They have made the Sweet 16 five times

Missouri's last loss in the NCAA Tournament was to Marquette, 101-92

Missouri has lost in the first round 10 times

Willie Smith scored a tournament-high 43 points in a 1976 loss to Michigan, 95-88

Missouri hit 15 three-pointers in their loss to Marquette in 2002

Missouri has lost to the eventual Champions twice

If Missouri makes it to the Sweet 16, they will reach 30 wins.