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Tigers rely on grit, execution for crucial stops in second half

“It wasn’t like we had Michael’s Secret Stuff off of Space Jam in the locker room or anything,” senior linebacker Brandon Lee said. “It just came down to doing our job.”

Rountree and Crockett lead Missouri offense

Larry Rountree and Damarea Crockett combined for 231 total yards to lead the Missouri offense.

Missouri becomes bowl eligible after fighting off Vanderbilt down to final play

The Tigers said they learned from the mistakes that doomed them against Kentucky in a dramatic loss two weeks ago.

Daniel Parker thriving after switching to tight end

Parker was thrown into action last Saturday after injuries to Kendall Blanton and Albert Okwuegbunam.

Hall eagerly makes his return to football to lead Missouri after injury, father’s death

After missing four games, Hall led Missouri in receiving yards to get the Tigers back to their winning ways in an upset of No. 13 Florida.

Missouri chomps Florida 38-17 for first defeat of ranked team under Odom

Senior receiver Emanuel Hall returned after missing four weeks with an injury and helped lead the Missouri offense.

Week eight report card: Offense lacking in a heartbreaking loss to Kentucky

Cale Garrett was a bright spot with three fourth-down stops, but the MU offense failed to tally a first down after halftime.

Missouri falls short of beating ranked opponent again as last-second touchdown squanders defensive gem

The Tigers led 14-3 with under six minutes to go and went the entire second half without picking up a first down.

Re-living Missouri’s collapse in the final two minutes to Kentucky

Terry Wilson completed a pass to C.J Conrad on the game’s last play and Missouri let another conference win slip through its fingertips.

Notebook: Kentucky brings stout defense, strong run game to Columbia

Changes in the secondary and the return of Richaud Floyd headline this week's events as the Tigers look for an elusive high quality win.

Albert Okwuegbunam back to “doing Albert things” against Memphis

With three touchdowns, the tight end looked to be in peak form against Memphis.

Drop-prone Johnathon Johnson catches Missouri’s fall at a low point

A look inside the fourth-and-1 play that saved Missouri against Memphis and brought the receiver’s confidence back.

Offense gets back on track as Missouri trounces Memphis, 65-33

Missouri’s 48 first-half points in the homecoming win topped its combined point totals from the previous two weeks.

Column: Tigers face season-determining test over next three weeks

After an inconsistent six weeks, the next three games will determine the success of Missouri football's season.

Family members talk about Lock ahead of his final Homecoming game

Lock’s father, sister reflect on the MU fan-turned-quarterback.

Memphis’ pass game could shine against Mizzou secondary

Missouri will welcome the nation’s 5th-ranked rushing offense for homecoming this Saturday.

Still in search of first SEC win, Missouri regroups at halfway point

When the Tigers lost their third straight last year, Barry Odom sounded off. This time, players echoed a more collected call to action.

Week Six Report Card: Missouri rolled over by top-ranked Tide

There are no As to give out after Missouri's third straight loss.

Missouri defense copes with Hall’s ejection against Alabama

After exiting the game in the second quarter for a helmet-to-helmet hit on Damien Harris, the Tigers gave up 24 points.

Instant Reaction: Three takeaways after Missouri falls to Alabama 39-10

Drew Lock struggled under pressure and the defense held up surprisingly well — sometimes — as the Tigers dropped their third straight.