Originally written on Fox Sports  |  Last updated 11/2/14
Markel Brown scored 15 points, Michael Cobbins and Le'Bryan Nash added 10 apiece and No. 23 Oklahoma State beat Missouri State 62-42 on Saturday. The Cowboys (7-1) scored 14 of the game's first 16 points. After a dreadful first half, Missouri State (2-7) came out of the break hot and used a 10-0 run to claw back within 34-23 after Nathan Scheer's 3-pointer from the wing. The Bears hit their first four shots and eight of their first 11 in the second half, but couldn't keep up the sharp shooting. A turnover and three straight misses gave an opening for an 11-0 burst, and Cobbins' jumper with 8:09 left pushed the lead back to 53-31 and put it away. Christian Kirk and Anthony Downing led Missouri State with eight points apiece. The Bears came into the game shooting just 34 percent against Division I competition, losing all six of those games. In their previous two games, they were a combined 3 for 45 on 3-pointers. They didn't fare any better against a Cowboys defense limiting op...
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