Originally written on Fox Sports Midwest  |  Last updated 11/15/14
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COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) -- Laurence Bowers came up big for Missouri once again and helped the 12th-ranked Tigers rally from a big deficit. Bowers scored a career-high 26 points to help Missouri come from 10 points down at halftime in an 81-65 win against Southeast Missouri State on Tuesday night. "He can do everything," Keion Bell said. "His skill set is so diverse that you can't really come up with a game plan of how to stop him. You can try to contain him. But Laurence, he can just do everything on the floor. He's a hard, diligent worker, and his hard work is paying off." The Tigers trailed for 17 minutes before Bowers made a turnaround jumper to give Missouri a 57-56 lead with 10:56 remaining, part of a stretch of 19 consecutive Tigers points scored by either Bowers or Phil Pressey. An alley-oop dunk by Bell with 4:16 left stretched Missouri's lead to 73-62, and the Tigers led comfortably the rest of the way. Pressey added 17 points for the Tigers (7-1) after making only 3 of 14 ...
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