KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) announced today the 2012 NABC Coaches' Division I All-America teams. Selected and voted on by member coaches of the NABC, these student-athletes represent the finest basketball players across America.
2012 NABC COACHES' DIVISION I ALL-AMERICA FIRST TEAM
Anthony Davis, Kentucky, 6-10, 220, Freshman...
Marcus Denmon was asked Thursday to pick the high point of the season, and the Missouri guard naturally picked the Tigers' impressive run to a Big 12 tournament title last weekend.
After all, Denmon said, the Tigers are all about winning championships.
Missouri (30-4) will begin pursuit of another on Friday.
The second-seeded Tigers open the NCAA tournament with a second-round...
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March 15, 2012
LAWRENCE, Kan. At the end, Michael Dixon sank to the court with both hands over his face, an epic Border Showdown complete with a painful lesson. Not far away, Marcus Denmon pulled his black jersey over his head, and the two Missouri guards walked from a delirious Allen Fieldhouse understanding the fine difference between joy and disappointment.
Less than an hour earlier, it looked...
COLUMBIA, Mo. Mizzou senior guard Marcus Denmon (Kansas City, Mo.), on the heels of one of the greatest individual performances in school history on Saturday, was named Big 12 Player of the Week, as announced by the league office on Monday (Feb. 6). This marks the third career Big 12 weekly honor for Denmon after he earned the award twice last season.
Denmon averaged 17.5 total...
Marcus Denmon hit three 3-pointers in the final 2:05, the last for the go-ahead points, as No. 4 Missouri fought off No. 8 Kansas 74-71 in Game 1 of what could be the schools' final border showdown on Saturday night.
Denmon scored 29 points, two off his career best, and ended a long-range shooting slump with a career-best six 3-pointers in nine attempts.
The go-ahead 3-pointer...
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February 04, 2012
Marcus Denmon's shooting touch has been as under the weather as the Missouri guard.
Denmon's voice was hoarse and he appeared a bit bleary-eyed from a cold after the second-ranked Tigers' tougher-than-expected 63-50 victory over Texas Tech on Saturday. Certainly, his marksmanship could use a dose of Vitamin C.
The senior guard, one of the Big 12's proven go-to offensive...
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January 30, 2012
COLUMBIA, Mo. Marcus Denmon dribbled out the closing seconds, and Missouri coach Frank Haith stood nearby clapping to end an imperfect victory that, on Saturday afternoon, served as further proof that this Tigers season will include blemish.
As expected, second-ranked Missouri beat struggling Texas Tech 63-50 at Mizzou Arena, its 12th straight victory at home. As expected, the...
COLUMBIA, Mo. Mizzou basketball senior guard Marcus Denmon (Kansas City, Mo.) has been named to the John R. Wooden Award Midseason Top 25 list, as announced by the Wooden Award National Advisory Board on Tuesday (Jan. 17). The list is made up of 25 student-athletes who, based on their performances in November, December and the beginning of January, are the frontrunners for college...
Marcus Denmon scored 17 of his 19 points after halftime and hit the go-ahead 3-pointer with 61 seconds to play Friday night as No. 8 Missouri survived against Old Dominion, 75-68.
Kim English added 16 points for the Tigers (13-0), who continued their best start since opening 19-0 in 1981-82. They got all they could handle in their first true road game under first-year coach Frank...
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December 30, 2011
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COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) -- Marcus Denmon scored a career-high 31 points and No. 13 Missouri went on a pair of big runs in a 90-56 rout of Northwestern State on Friday night.
Michael Dixon also set a career high with 19 points and Ricardo Ratliffe matched his personal best with 22. The Tigers (7-0) are off to their best start since winning their first nine games during the 2006-07 season...