Basketball

At this point in the year, most athletes for fall and winter sports are training for their next season. The coronavirus outbreak changed those plans when Missouri State — like the majority of the sports world — put everything on hold for the rest of the school year.

A week ago, I sat in an arena I’ve spent most of the winter in. JQH Arena was my second home. I covered the rollercoaster Missouri State men’s basketball season and helped cover the historic Lady Bears’ perfect home season. But last Thursday, I walked into an arena that was less than a quart…

Throughout the 2019-2020 season, the Missouri State men’s basketball coaching staff has shown up and shown out in their Sunday best. From all-maroon suits to fancy cuff links to Cole Haan Zerogrand shoes, the Bears’ coaches know how to suit up.