Originally posted on The Dagger  |  Last updated 1/25/12
If ever there were a dunk worthy of an ejection for trash talking, Markel Brown's alley-oop Wednesday night against Missouri may have been it. Oklahoma State point guard Keiton Page Brown throws a long-distance lob pass to Brown, who catches it one-handed behind his head and emphatically throws it down over 6-foot-2 guard Matt Pressey. The play ignited the crowd at Gallagher-Iba Arena and helped propel struggling Oklahoma State to a 79-72 upset victory over second-ranked Missouri. The only downside to the dunk for Oklahoma State was that it resulted in a technical foul on Brown for staring down Pressey and mouthing off instead of running back down court on defense. Brown had earlier gotten a technical for a similar offense after a game-opening dunk, so the second one resulted in his ejection. Oklahoma State did not need Brown to finish the upset because highly touted freshman Le'Bryan Nash carried the Cowboys to the victory himself. Nash had 27 points on 12 of 18 shooting and Miss...
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