Hosting Arkansas (8-7, 2-1) at 8 p.m. Tuesday night on the SEC Network, Anderson and Mizzou (8-7, 1-1) will need to mirror that readiness against former Missouri coach Mike Anderson’s “40 minutes of hell” strategy.
Wes Clark may have missed his free throws, but he secured my heart.
Missouri trounced its former coach Mike Anderson and Arkansas 93-63 .
The former Miami coach compiled a 129-101 record in seven years with the Hurricanes.
The 40-year-old coach signed an eight-year contract extension through the 2018-19 season.
Missouri finished the season with a 23-11 record despite losing five out of its last six games.
The Missouri basketball team falls to 3-3 in conference play with the loss.
The point guard has excelled in his second season as a Tiger.
Coach Mike Anderson is 0-5 versus Texas A&M.
The Tigers’ 12-1 record marks the team’s best start in five seasons.
The 10-1 record is the best start under coach Mike Anderson.
Missouri went on a 27-0 run midway through the second half to seal the victory.
Missouri will go on to play North Florida on Saturday at home.
The Missouri bench contributed 44 points in the victory.
The Tigers come into the season ranked No. 15 in the preseason coaches’ poll.
Despite the absence of Colorado and Nebraska, coaches say the conference will remain strong.