Missouri basketball is at its lowest point in decades, and that losing has soured the Tiger fanbase, leading to frequent calls that new athletic director Jim Sterk replace head coach Kim Anderson. Today, Sterk issued a statement addressing the current state of the basketball program as well as his plans for evaluating Anderson and his team the rest of this season:
— Mizzou Athletics (@MizzouAthletics) January 4, 2017
In summary, Sterk is acknowledging the unrest within the fanbase, while simultaneously stating that he does not intend to make any final decisions on Anderson and his staff’s future until the end of the season.
The Tigers are currently 5-7 as they head into tonight’s home matchup against LSU.