MU nears sellout for A&M game

COLUMBIA _ Only around 500 tickets remain for Missouri’s men’s basketball game against Texas A&M, a 12:30 p.m. tip-off here on Saturday afternoon.

Mizzou is going for its third victory over a top 25 team at Mizzou Arena, having already defeated Texas and Kansas State in Big 12 Conference play. Texas A&M is ranked No. 18.

Additionally, MU officials are asking fans to wear black for the game.

Tickets are on sale at 1-800-CAT-PAWS or online at