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Video: Laurence Bowers’ monster two-handed dunk vs Tennessee

Tweet   Tennessee defeated Missouri 64-62 in SEC play on Saturday, but the star of the game was Tigers forward Laurence Bowers. The senior finished with a game-high 20 points (8-12 FG), 5 rebounds, and 4 blocked shots. Two of his points came on this baseline drive where Bowers took flight on Tennessee’s Jarnell Stokes. [...]
Via Los That Sports Blog
March 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Ole Miss F Reginald Buckner punches Missouri’s Laurence Bowers (Video)

I’m not sure what’s going on in college basketball this season, but a lot of guys are getting comfortable throwing hands and punches at their opponent, like its not illegal. Today in a fierce SEC matchup between Ole Miss and Missouri, an Ole Miss player really lost his temper, surprising thing is, it wasn’t the Rebel you were expecting. No it wasn’t Marshall Henderson. ...
Via BlackSportsOnline
February 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Offense slumping in Bowers' absence

Anyone needing a reminder of Laurence Bowers' impact on the Missouri Tigers offense received a rude and unwanted refresher Saturday in a 64-49 loss at Ole Miss. With Bowers on the bench after spraining the MCL in his right knee last week vs. Alabama, the Tigers' offense was downright awful. Mizzou committed 19 turnovers, shot just 37 percent from the field and went just...
Via Fox Sports Midwest
January 16, 2013  |  Discuss

Missouri Tigers basketball: Can the Tigers survive without Laurence Bowers?

The Missouri Tigers basketball team was not able to celebrate its first-ever victory in SEC conference play for very long on Tuesday night. Not with the uncertainty surrounding leading scorer Laurence Bowers knee injury. On Wednesday, more information was revealed regarding Bowers' status and the senior power forward will miss at least two games with a sprained MCL. Losing...
Via STLSportsMinute
January 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Mizzou's Bowers to miss next two games

Missouri senior forward Laurence Bowers suffered a sprained MCL in his right knee during last nights win over Alabama. Todays MRI revealed no damage to the ACL or bone in that knee. Bowers will miss upcoming games vs. Ole Miss (Jan. 12) and Georgia (Jan. 16) and will be reevaluated at the end of next week. Bowers, who missed all of 2011-12 due to a torn ACL, leads the Tigers with...
Via Fox Sports Midwest
January 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Missouri basketball: Laurence Bowers to have MRI on knee

Missouri Tigers fans held their collective breath during the last few minutes of Mizzou's 84-68, the school's first ever SEC conference victory in basketball. The reason Tigers fans may were holding their breath was because leading scorer Laurence Bowers left the game with six minutes remaining after appearing to twist his left knee. After news from Andy Katz, Mizzou fans...
Via STLSportsMinute
January 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Bowers earns weekly honors

Columbia, Mo. Laurence Bowers was named the Southeastern Conference Player of the Week after averaging 17.0 points, 6.0 rebounds and 2.0 assists in Tiger wins over Southern Carolina State and No. 10 Illinois. Also named the National Player of the Week by college basketball analyst Andy Katz, Bowers scored a team-leading 23 points in Missouris win over the No. 10 Fighting Illini...
Via Fox Sports Midwest
December 24, 2012  |  Discuss

Bowers, No. 13 Missouri dump Stanford

PARADISE ISLAND, Bahamas -- The second half is becoming Laurence Bowers' time to take over and that's just fine with No. 13 Missouri. Bowers scored 19 points, as usual most were in the second half, and grabbed 10 rebounds as the Tigers beat Stanford 78-70 in the first round of the Battle 4 Atlantis on Thursday. Bowers, who had 13 points in the second half Thursday,...
Via Fox Sports South
November 22, 2012  |  Discuss

Bowers' big second half lifts Tigers

Laurence Bowers scored 19 points, as usual most were in the second half, and grabbed 10 rebounds as No. 13 Missouri beat Stanford 78-70 in the first round of the Battle 4 Atlantis on Thursday. Bowers, who had 13 points in the second half Thursday, has scored more points after halftime in every game this season for the Tigers (4-0). He came in averaging 15.5 points per game,14.0...
Via AP on Fox
November 22, 2012  |  Discuss

Bowers, No. 15 Missouri cruise to win

COLUMBIA, Mo. -- Laurence Bowers had 20 points and seven rebounds in his return from a knee injury that sidelined him all of last season, leading No. 15 Missouri to an 83-69 season-opening victory over Southern Illinois-Edwardsville on Saturday. Bowers outscored the Cougars 10-2 by himself during a two-minute stretch early in the second half for the Tigers, who are ranked to start...
Via Fox Sports South
November 10, 2012  |  Discuss
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