Marcus Denmon led the third ranked Missouri Tigers with 17 points, as five players scored in double figures in an 83-65 win over Oklahoma State, Wednesday night at Mizzou Arena. The victory extended the school record of 101 for Missouri’s four-man senior class, of Denmon, Kim English, Ricardo Ratliffe and Matt Pressey
The Tigers finished the night shooting 53%, but for most of the second half, that percentage was around 63% as the Tigers used a 23-4 run over a nine minute stretch in the first half to put the game out of reach early.
Ratliffe and Dixon both had 15 points and English and Phil Pressey scored 13 each. Dixon made all six of his shots in the first half. The Tigers also outrebounded OSU 37-29 and Kim English did a great job defensively on Le’Bryan Nash, who lit Mizzou up for 29 in the first meeting. Nash finished with 11 points on 5 of 11 shooting.
AUDIO Mizzou postgame press conference (14:30)