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(Updates. With AP Photos.) By ALAN SCHER ZAGIER Associated Press A season that began with the promise of sharing the stage with college football royalty is threatening to turn sour for Missouri as the Tigers confront the realities of life in the unforgiving Southeastern Conference.
A 19-15 home loss to perennial conference also-ran Vanderbilt kept Missouri (3-3, 0-3) winless in league games in its first season in the SEC after leaving the Big 12. Missouri is one of five conference teams still seeking its first SEC victory. In Missouri's case, that means its first SEC victory, ever.
Few expect Missouri to get it when No. 1 Alabama (5-0, 2-0) visits Faurot Field Saturday in a coaching matchup pitting former Kent State teammates Gary Pinkel, Missouri's coach, and the Tide's Nick Saban.
''This year, there's so much hype being in the SEC, and you've got all the outside voices telling you that you (stink) and you're not worthy,'' senior offensive...
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Missouri will have to face the no.1 ranked team in the country without it's star quarterback. James Franklin was knocked out of the Tigers' embarrassing 19-15 loss to Vanderbilt with a knee injury that will keep him out of action for a while.
Mizzou head football Gary Pinkell reports that coach reports that Franklin "has a strained MCL, so he’s out for a few weeks...
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The stage was set perfectly on a chilly Saturday night in Columbia, Missouri for the Mizzou Tigers football program to pick up their first ever SEC victory. Vanderbilt was in town to play Gary Pinkel's Tigers.
The Commodores, who traditionally find themselves at the bottom of the SEC heap, came into "The Zou" with just one win and had just lost 48-3 to Georgia...
On Saturday evening, the Vanderbilt Commodores (2-3, 1-2) defeated the Missouri Tigers (3-3, 0-3) by the final score of 19-15.
Nick Saban, who is head coach at Alabama, and Gary Pinkel, head coach at Missouri, first met as student-athletes at Kent State University in the 1970s. Both have stayed in football as coaches, and both have been head coaches for many years, and they meet for the first time this week.