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Missouri exits NCAA Tournament with 15-point loss to Cincinnati

The Missouri Tigers were bounced from the NCAA Tournament Thursday night, falling to the Cincinnati Bearcats 78-63. The Tigers finish the season with a 23-11 record on the season.

Junior forward Ricardo Ratliffe led the Tigers with 13 points in the loss. Sophomore guard Michael Dixon also added 11.

The Bearcats were led by forward Yancy Gates, the team's leading scorer in the regular-season. Gates scored 18 points and 11 rebounds for the double-double, hitting 7 of 8 shots from the field.

Cincinnati moves on to face the Connecticut Huskies in the third round of the NCAA Tournament.

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