The Missouri Tigers, the best shooting team in college basketball, finished over 60% from the floor and remained one of four unbeaten teams in college basketball as the #7 Tigers opened Big 12 play with an 87-49 win over the Oklahoma Sooners.
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Kim English had 23 points and Marcus Denmon added 20 points for Mizzou (14-0, 1-0), who were 12 for 21 from three-point range, while outrebounding the fourth ranked team in that category 38-23. Ricardo Ratliffe added 13 points and eight rebounds, and reserve Michael Dixon had 13 points for Missouri.
After typically drawing around 6,000+ fans for non-conference play, The Zou was packed with over 15,000 fans.