-Missouri starts the quarter with the ball at their own 25 yard line and trailing 14-7. The Tigers are able to put together a 75 yard drive that results in a Marcus Murphy two yard touchdown run. The big play of the drive was a 35 yard completion from James Franklin to L’Damian Washington. With 12:15 left in the quarter the game is tied 14-14
-The Missouri defense then gets a stop as they force the Aggies to punt. Marcus Murphy then returns the punt to the Missouri 43 yard line where Mizzou starts with 9:05 left in the quarter.
-Mizzou would then put together their second impressive drive of the quarter. They go 57 yards on 8 plays and James Franklin finds L’Damian Washington for a 5 yard touchdown. 6:26 left in the quarter and the Tigers lead 21-14
-The Aggies start at their own 16 yard line and and would reach the Missouri 45 yard line before punting and the Tigers take over at their own 13 yard line with 1:24 left in the quarter.
-Missouri would face a 2nd and 6 at their own 45 when the quarter ends.
End 3rd Quarter: Mizzou 21 Texas A&M 14