Hansbrough is the key for Missouri this week

With Missouri's offense struggling, it needs to rely on Mr. Reliable this week at Georgia. Senior running back Russell Hansbrough has been battling a balky ankle for the duration of the season. As a result, it's undoubtedly had an adverse affect on Missouri's offensive output. Gary Pinkel's team ranks towards the bottom of the conference in most offensive categories. Against Georgia...
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October 14, 2015  |  Discuss

How much does Hansbrough mean to Mizzou?

Missouri is having a bear of a time running the football in 2015.  Its collection of backs are averaging a paltry 3.2 yards-per-carry average, which ranks Missouri No. 122 nationally. Missouri is last in the SEC in rushing yards with 107 per game. The offense in general has stagnated to the point of accruing less than five yards per play. To put it simply, something is missing in...
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September 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Mizzou RB Hansbrough ruled out for Connecticut game with ankle injury

ST. LOUIS -- No. 22 Missouri has ruled out tailback Russell Hansbrough for this week against Connecticut with a right ankle injury. Hansbrough was injured in the opener against Southeast Missouri State. He started Saturday against Arkansas State but was limited to five carries for 15 yards. Coach Gary Pinkel said Hansbrough was the team's only injury concern. Sophomore Ish Witter...
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September 14, 2015  |  Discuss

RB Hansbrough injured, out in season opener

Starting running back Russell Hansbrough left the season opener versus Southeast Missouri State with a leg injury. He will not return to the game. Hansbrough was injured early in the first quarter after running for a first down. He finished the game with two carries for 23 yards. In his absence, Ish Witter and Tyler Hunt have shared the running back duties. It's an injury Missouri...
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September 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Missouri RB Hansbrough ready for bigger role

(Eds: With AP Photos.) By JAKE KREINBERG Associated Press After cutting a 51-yard path through Murray State's defense, Russell Hansbrough wanted to play it cool. He exchanged a few hugs with teammates in the end zone, then jogged back to the sideline to receive some more. He had scored only his second career touchdown, but there was no need for theatrics - his first score came just...
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September 05, 2013  |  Discuss

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