1914–15 Missouri Tigers men's basketball team

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1914–15 Missouri Tigers men's basketball
Conference Big Eight Conference
1914–15 record 8–6 (6–6 MVIAA)
Head coach Eugene Van Gent
Home arena Rothwell Gymnasium
Seasons
« 1913–14 1915–16 »

The 1914–15 Missouri Tigers men's basketball team represented University of Missouri in the 1914–15 college basketball season. The team was led by first year head coach Eugene Van Gent. The captain of the team was George Palfreyman.

Missouri finished with an 8–6 record overall and a 6–6 record in the Missouri Valley Intercollegiate Athletic Association. This was good enough for a 3rd place finish in the regular season conference standings.

Schedule and results[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Record
January 16* Tarkio Columbia, Missouri W 29–11  1–0
January 17* Central Methodist Columbia, Missouri W 39–23  2–0
February 8 Washington University Columbia, Missouri W 52–18  3–0 (1–0)
February 9 Washington University Columbia, Missouri W 28–16  4–0 (2–0)
February 16 at Kansas State Manhattan, Kansas W 26–16  5–0 (3–0)
February 17 at Kansas State Manhattan, Kansas W 26–19  6–0 (4–0)
February 19 at Kansas Lawrence, Kansas L 19–44  6–1 (4–1)
February 20 at Kansas Lawrence, Kansas L 23–42  6–2 (4–2)
February 24 Kansas Columbia, Missouri L 22–33  6–3 (4–3)
February 25 Kansas Columbia, Missouri L 26–40  6–4 (4–4)
March 1 Kansas State Columbia, Missouri L 19–28  6–5 (4–5)
March 2 Kansas State Columbia, Missouri W 32–16  7–5 (5–5)
March 5 at Washington University St. Louis, Missouri L 23–26  7–6 (5–6)
March 6 at Washington University St. Louis, Missouri W 29–28  8–6 (6–6)
*Non-conference game. #Rankings from Coaches' Poll. All times are in Central Standard Time.

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