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Gophers report card: Disappointing end to positive season

ORLANDO, Fla. -- Minnesota's season ended in disappointment Thursday in the Buffalo Wild Wings Citrus Bowl, as an early Gophers lead disappeared in their 33-17 loss to the Missouri Tigers. The offense sputtered late, while the defense gave up a few big plays in the second half en route to the loss. With the defeat, head coach Jerry Kill's team finishes the 2014 season with an 8-5...
Via Fox Sports North
January 02, 2015  |  Discuss

No. 16 Missouri tops No. 25 Missouri to win Citrus Bowl

ORLANDO, Fla. -- Marcus Murphy ran for 159 yards, Russell Hansbrough added 114 yards and a touchdown and No. 16 Missouri beat No. 25 Minnesota 33-17 on Thursday in the Citrus Bowl. Missouri (11-3) won its third straight bowl game to reach 11 victories for the fourth time in school history. Minnesota (8-5) trailed 19-17 entering the fourth quarter, but Missouri pulled away on Hansbrough...
Via AP on Fox
January 01, 2015  |  Discuss

No. 16 Missouri rumbles past Minnesota, 33-17

ORLANDO, Fla. -- Marcus Murphy ran for 159 yards, Russell Hansbrough added 114 yards and a touchdown and No. 16 Missouri beat Minnesota 33-17 on Thursday in the Citrus Bowl. Missouri (11-3) won its third straight bowl game to reach 11 victories for the fourth time in school history. Minnesota (8-5) trailed 19-17 entering the fourth quarter, but Missouri pulled away on Hansbrough...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
January 01, 2015  |  Discuss

No. 16 Missouri rumbles past Minnesota, 33-17

ORLANDO, Fla. -- Marcus Murphy ran for 159 yards, Russell Hansbrough added 114 yards and a touchdown and No. 16 Missouri beat Minnesota 33-17 on Thursday in the Citrus Bowl. Missouri (11-3) won its third straight bowl game to reach 11 victories for the fourth time in school history. Minnesota (8-5) trailed 19-17 entering the fourth quarter, but Missouri pulled away on Hansbrough...
Via Fox Sports Midwest
January 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Minnesota overpowered by Missouri in Citrus Bowl

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) -- Marcus Murphy ran for 159 yards, Russell Hansbrough added 114 yards and a touchdown and No. 16 Missouri beat Minnesota 33-17 on Thursday in the Citrus Bowl. Missouri (11-3) won its third straight bowl game to reach 11 victories for the fourth time in school history. Minnesota (8-5) trailed 19-17 entering the fourth quarter, but Missouri pulled away on Hansbrough...
Via AP on Fox
January 01, 2015  |  Discuss

No. 16 Missouri rumbles past Minnesota, 33-17

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) Marcus Murphy ran for 159 yards, Russell Hansbrough added 114 yards and a touchdown and No. 16 Missouri beat Minnesota 33-17 on Thursday in the Citrus Bowl. Missouri (11-3) won its third straight bowl game to reach 11 victories for the fourth time in school history. Minnesota (8-5) trailed 19-17 entering the fourth quarter, but Missouri pulled away on Hansbrough...
Via AP on Fox
January 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Minnesota overpowered by Missouri in Citrus Bowl

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) -- Marcus Murphy ran for 159 yards, Russell Hansbrough added 114 yards and a touchdown and No. 16 Missouri beat Minnesota 33-17 on Thursday in the Citrus Bowl. Missouri (11-3) won its third straight bowl game to reach 11 victories for the fourth time in school history. Minnesota (8-5) trailed 19-17 entering the fourth quarter, but Missouri pulled away on Hansbrough...
Via Fox Sports North
January 01, 2015  |  Discuss

2015 NFL Draft: Buffalo Wild Wings Citrus Bowl Scouting Preview- Missouri vs Minnesota

As New Year’s Day approaches, so do the best football matchups of the season. The Buffalo Wild Wings Citrus Bowl promises an intriguing matchup between the Missouri Tigers from the SEC and the Big Ten’s own Minnesota Gophers. The Tigers enter the game with an impressive 10-3 record, and Minnesota also had a good season at 8-4. Not only should the game be entertaining, but there...
Via Optimum Scouting
January 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Senior duo still climbing record books for maligned Mizzou offense

COLUMBIA, Mo. -- A down year offensively could have been much worse for Mizzou without the reliable production of two seniors eager for one final chance to raise their standing in the school's record books. A lack of depth due to youth and injuries hurt the Tigers more than anything else following the departure of their top three receivers, top rusher and top passer from a year ago...
Via Fox Sports Carolinas
December 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Senior duo still climbing record books for maligned Mizzou offense

COLUMBIA, Mo. -- A down year offensively could have been much worse for Mizzou without the reliable production of two seniors eager for one final chance to raise their standing in the school's record books. A lack of depth due to youth and injuries hurt the Tigers more than anything else following the departure of their top three receivers, top rusher and top passer from a year ago...
Via Fox Sports Tennessee
December 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Senior duo still climbing record books for maligned Mizzou offense

COLUMBIA, Mo. -- A down year offensively could have been much worse for Mizzou without the reliable production of two seniors eager for one final chance to raise their standing in the school's record books. A lack of depth due to youth and injuries hurt the Tigers more than anything else following the departure of their top three receivers, top rusher and top passer from a year ago...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
December 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Senior duo still climbing record books for maligned Mizzou offense

COLUMBIA, Mo. -- A down year offensively could have been much worse for Mizzou without the reliable production of two seniors eager for one final chance to raise their standing in the school's record books. A lack of depth due to youth and injuries hurt the Tigers more than anything else following the departure of their top three receivers, top rusher and top passer from a year ago...
Via Fox Sports Midwest
December 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Senior duo still climbing record books for maligned Mizzou offense

COLUMBIA, Mo. -- A down year offensively could have been much worse for Mizzou without the reliable production of two seniors eager for one final chance to raise their standing in the school's record books. A lack of depth due to youth and injuries hurt the Tigers more than anything else following the departure of their top three receivers, top rusher and top passer from a year ago...
Via Fox Sports South
December 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Mizzou finds must-win mode en route to second straight SEC championship

COLUMBIA, Mo. -- Missouri won't be winning any awards for style points this season. Glaring mistakes have been littered all over every game, from dropped passes and penalties to mental errors from which most teams wouldn't be able to recover. But negative momentum and pressure don't seem to affect these Tigers, who have often made their most spectacular plays or put together their...
Via Fox Sports Midwest
November 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Mizzou finds must-win mode en route to second straight SEC championship

COLUMBIA, Mo. -- Missouri won't be winning any awards for style points this season. Glaring mistakes have been littered all over every game, from dropped passes and penalties to mental errors from which most teams wouldn't be able to recover. But negative momentum and pressure don't seem to affect these Tigers, who have often made their most spectacular plays or put together their...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
November 28, 2014  |  Discuss

No. 17 Missouri takes SEC Eastern Division

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) Marcus Murphy scored the go-ahead touchdown on a 12-yard run with 4:38 remaining and Markus Golden recovered a fumble to seal No. 17 Missouri's 21-14 victory Friday against Arkansas and send the Tigers to the SEC championship game for the second straight season. Missouri (10-2, 7-1, No. 17 CFP) tied it at 14 early in the fourth quarter with a 98-yard drive capped...
Via AP on Fox
November 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Hansbrough sparks life back into No. 19 Mizzou's running game

COLUMBIA, Mo. -- It's a sense of humor often accompanied by a sly smile that teammates seem to love about Missouri running back Russell Hansbrough. "He's just the guy who sits in the corner and says something once every blue moon, but it's funny as all get-out," receiver Bud Sasser said. His performance on the field has been no laughing matter. Last Saturday at Texas A&M, Hansbrough...
Via AP on Fox
November 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Hansbrough sparks life back into No. 19 Mizzou's running game

COLUMBIA, Mo. -- It's a sense of humor often accompanied by a sly smile that teammates seem to love about Missouri running back Russell Hansbrough. "He's just the guy who sits in the corner and says something once every blue moon, but it's funny as all get-out," receiver Bud Sasser said. His performance on the field has been no laughing matter. Last Saturday at Texas A&M, Hansbrough...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
November 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Hansbrough sparks life back into No. 19 Mizzou's running game

COLUMBIA, Mo. -- It's a sense of humor often accompanied by a sly smile that teammates seem to love about Missouri running back Russell Hansbrough. "He's just the guy who sits in the corner and says something once every blue moon, but it's funny as all get-out," receiver Bud Sasser said. His performance on the field has been no laughing matter. Last Saturday at Texas A&M, Hansbrough...
Via Fox Sports Midwest
November 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Missouri beats Kentucky 20-10

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) Maty Mauk completed 18 of 33 passes for 164 yards and two touchdowns - both to Bud Sasser - to lead Missouri past Kentucky in a 20-10 win Saturday. Mauk added another 75 yards on the ground, picking up four first downs, and completed 10 consecutive passes in the first half, including a 26-yard toss to a streaking Sasser in the end zone over defender J.D. Harmon...
Via AP on Fox
November 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Vandy falls flat in road loss to Mizzou, slips to 0-5 in SEC

COLUMBIA, Mo. --- Bud Sasser scored two touchdowns and Russell Hansbrough added another to lead Missouri past Vanderbilt 24-14 Saturday and end a two-game home losing streak. After scoring twice apiece on special teams and defense last week at Florida, the Tigers (6-2, 3-1 Southeastern Conference) used three touchdowns by their offense against the Commodores (2-6, 0-5). Missouri...
Via AP on Fox
October 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Sasser, Mauk leads Missouri past Vanderbilt 24-14

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) Bud Sasser scored two touchdowns and Russell Hansbrough added another to lead Missouri past Vanderbilt 24-14 Saturday and end a two-game home losing streak. After scoring twice apiece on special teams and defense last week at Florida, the Tigers (6-2, 3-1 Southeastern Conference) used three touchdowns by their offense against the Commodores (2-6, 0-5). Missouri...
Via AP on Fox
October 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Missouri rallies to beat No. 13 Gamecocks 21-20

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) Russell Hansbrough scored two of his three touchdowns in the final seven minutes and Missouri rallied from 13 points down to beat No. 13 South Carolina 21-20 on Saturday night. The Tigers (4-1, 1-0 Southeastern Conference) trailed 20-7 and managed just 181 yards of offense through three quarters when Maty Mauk began the comeback with passes of 41 yards to Bud...
Via AP on Fox
September 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Missouri rallies to beat No. 13 Gamecocks 21-20

COLUMBIA, S.C. -- Russell Hansbrough scored two of his three touchdowns in the final seven minutes and Missouri rallied from 13 points down to beat No. 13 South Carolina 21-20 on Saturday night. The Tigers (4-1, 1-0 Southeastern Conference) trailed 20-7 and managed just 181 yards of offense through three quarters when Maty Mauk began the comeback with passes of 41 yards to Bud Sasser...
Via Fox Sports Midwest
September 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Missouri rallies to beat No. 13 Gamecocks 21-20

COLUMBIA, S.C. -- Russell Hansbrough scored two of his three touchdowns in the final seven minutes and Missouri rallied from 13 points down to beat No. 13 South Carolina 21-20 on Saturday night. The Tigers (4-1, 1-0 Southeastern Conference) trailed 20-7 and managed just 181 yards of offense through three quarters when Maty Mauk began the comeback with passes of 41 yards to Bud Sasser...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
September 27, 2014  |  Discuss
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