COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) In a story April 10 about (topic), The Associated Press reported erroneously that Missouri basketball player Earnest Ross was accused of ramming his car into another vehicle and later having a dispute with a couple in that car. Those allegations involve former player Zach Price, not Ross.
Missouri cut its deficit to three points on a 3-pointer by Earnest Ross with 14:41 left, but the Tigers could get no closer and fell to 2-8 all-time in NIT games.
COLUMBIA, Mo. -- Earnest Ross converted two free throws with 7.3 seconds remaining to give Missouri its first lead of the night and help the Tigers survive a scare from Texas A&M with a 57-56 win on Wednesday night.
Ross, honored before the game for Senior Night, only scored five points before hitting his game-winning shots. With 2.2 ticks left, Ross broke up a pass from Texas...
Earnest Ross doesn't think he's being overlooked.
"Man, I'm just here to win," the Missouri guard said. "Regardless of who gets the credit, we all just want to win."
Teammates Jabari Brown and Jordan Clarkson have claimed most of the attention this season, but Ross' last-minute 3-pointer Tuesday helped give the Tigers (16-4, 4-3 Southeastern Conference) their first win at Arkansas...
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January 31, 2014
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. -- Earnest Ross and Jabari Brown scored 24 points each as Missouri earned its first win in Bud Walton Arena with a 75-71 victory over Arkansas on Tuesday night.
The Tigers (16-4, 4-3 Southeastern Conference) were winless in six attempts in the building entering the game, but they hit 16 of 16 free throws in the second half to pull away late.
Brown scored 19 points...
AUBURN, Ala. -- Earnest Ross hit four free throws down the stretch and Rodney Clarkson scored 20 points to lead No. 21 Missouri to a 70-68 victory over Auburn on Saturday.
Ross, who spent two seasons at Auburn before transferring in 2011, scored 16 points for Missouri (13-2, 1-1 Southeastern Conference).
Unable to get off a tying 3-pointer, Chris Denson missed a layup with 5 seconds...
Missouri guard Earnest Ross thinks it's "pretty cool" when he makes 3-pointers. His teammates agree, especially when they're dropping in big games.
Ross scored 20 points and finished 5 of 11 from beyond the arc to help Missouri upset No. 18 UCLA 80-71 on Saturday.
His third 3-pointer with 14:46 remaining gave the Tigers their first lead in more than 16 minutes.
The shot bounced...
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December 07, 2013