University of Missouri

December 21, 2013 5:34 PM

No. 23 Missouri suffers first loss of season to Illinois in Braggin’ Rights thriller

The 33rd edition of the Braggin’ Rights game Saturday in St. Louis was a typically physical, tense affair that wasn’t decided until Fighting Illini junior Tony Abrams sank a pair of free throws with 4.6 seconds left, delivering a 65-64 victory for Illinois. It is the first loss of the season for No. 23 Missouri, which entered play riding a four-game win streak against Illinois

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