Drinkwitz coached Appalachian State to a 12-1 season this year.
Many of the Tigers’ struggles from previous games remained, but Missouri held on for a 10-point win.
The Tigers returned to their winning ways in Aijha Blackwell’s first start since the season opener.
The win was the Buccaneers’ first over a Power 5 team since 2014
The Tigers will look to snap a three game losing streak on Saturday against Temple.
Tilmon is averaging 10.8 points and 5.1 rebounds per game this season.
The Tigers have lost two commits with more seemingly imminent.