1988-89 Missouri Tigers Men's Basketball Team
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1988%E2%80%9389 Missouri Tigers Men's Basketball Team
1988-89 Missouri Tigers men's basketball
NCAA Tournament, Sweet Sixteen
ConferenceBig Eight Conference
Ranking
CoachesNo. 8
APNo. 6
1988-89 record29-8 (10-4 Big 8)
Head coach
Assistant coaches
Captains
  • Mike Sandbothe
  • Greg Church
Home arenaHearnes Center
Seasons
← 1987-88
1989-90 →
1988-89 Big Eight Conference men's basketball standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   PCT     W   L   PCT
No. 4 Oklahoma 12 2   .857     30 6   .833
No. 6 Missouri + 10 4   .714     29 8   .784
Kansas State 8 6   .571     19 11   .633
Oklahoma State 7 7   .500     17 13   .567
Iowa State 7 7   .500     17 12   .586
Kansas 6 8   .429     19 12   .613
Nebraska 4 10   .286     17 16   .515
Colorado 2 12   .143     7 21   .250
+ 1989 Big Eight Tournament winner
As of March 3, 2012; Rankings from AP Poll

The 1988-89 Missouri Tigers men's basketball team represented the University of Missouri as a member of the Big Eight Conference during the 1988-89 NCAA men's basketball season. Led by head coach Norm Stewart, the Tigers finished second in the Big Eight regular season standings, won the Big Eight conference tournament, and were the No. 3 seed in the Midwest region of the NCAA Tournament. The Tigers advanced to the Sweet Sixteen and finished with an overall record of 29-8 (10-4 Big Eight).

Roster

Schedule and results

Date
time, TV
Rank# Opponent# Result Record Site (attendance)
city, state
Regular Season
*

W   1-0
 
*

W   2-0
 
*

W   3-0
 
*

L  OT[1] 3-1
 
*
W   4-1
 
*

W   5-1
 
*

L   5-2
 
*
W   6-2
 
*
W   7-2
 
*
W   8-2
 
*
W   9-2
 
*

L   9-3
 (18,561)
*
W   9-3
 
*
W   11-3
 
*
W   12-3
 

W   13-3
(1-0)
 

W   14-3
(2-0)
 
*
W   15-3
 

W   16-3
(3-0)
 
*
W   17-3
 

W   18-3
(4-0)
 

W   19-3
(5-0)
 

W   20-3
(6-0)
 

L   20-4
(6-1)
 (11,734)

W   21-4
(7-1)
 

L   21-5
(7-2)
 

W   22-5
(8-2)
 

L   22-6
(8-3)
 

W   23-6
(9-3)
 

L   23-7
(9-4)
 

W   24-7
(10-4)
 
Big Eight Conference Tournament
*

W   25-7
 
*

W   26-7
 
*

W   27-7
 
NCAA Tournament
*

W   28-7
 
*

W   29-7
 
*

L   29-8
 
*Non-conference game. #Rankings from AP Poll. (#) Tournament seedings in parentheses. MW=Midwest.
All times are in Central.

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Rankings

Ranking movements
Legend: Increase in ranking. Decrease in ranking.
NR = Not ranked. RV = Received votes. ? = Tied with team above or below. ( ) = First place votes.
Week
Poll Pre 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 Final
AP 14 13 8 11 10 10 11 11 10 8 5 5 3 3 7 7 10 6
Coaches 13 11 11 10 10 11 13 12 8 8 6 3 3 7 7 10 8

^Coaches did not release a Week 1 poll.

References

  1. ^ "Syracuse Wins N.I.T. in Overtime". The New York Times. November 26, 1988. Retrieved 2020.
  2. ^ "King's 32 Lift Oklahoma; Missouri Coach in Hospital". The New York Times. February 10, 1989. Retrieved 2020.
  3. ^ "MISSOURI SHOWS OKLAHOMA NO RESPECT, 97-84". The Washington Post. February 26, 1989. Retrieved 2020.
  4. ^ "College Basketball; Oklahoma Upset By Missouri, 98-86". The New York Times. March 13, 1989. Retrieved 2020.
  5. ^ "MISSOURI'S WOES IN NCAA WANING". Sun-Sentinel. March 20, 1989. Retrieved 2020.
  6. ^ "Syracuse 83, Missouri 80". United Press International. March 25, 1989. Retrieved 2020.
  7. ^ 2017-18 Missouri Tigers men's basketball media guide. Retrieved Mar 22, 2020.

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