Missouri opens the season with a 58-14 win over Murray St at Faurot Field. The Tigers built a 51-14 lead through 3 quarters then get a 1 yard touchdown run from Morgan Steward in the 4th quarter to wrap up the scoring.
AUDIO Coach Gary Pinkel Postgame Press Conference (8:50)
– Henry Josey made his return to the lineup and rushed for 113 yards including a 68 yard touchdown run
– E.J. Gaines recorded his fourth and fifth career interceptions
– Russell Hansbrough rushes for 104 yards and a pair of touchdowns
– James Franklin finished the game with 362 total yards including 26 of 38 passing for 318 yards and 3 touchdowns
– Dorial Green-Beckham catches 4 passes for 83 yards including a 44 yard reception