University of Missouri

November 12, 2013 9:00 PM

Second-half surge helps Missouri beat Southern Illinois 72-59

Missouri started its season 2-0 for the eighth consecutive season, but it wasn’t easy. Battling a Southern Illinois team picked to finish eighth in the 10-team Missouri Valley Conference, the Tigers led by only one points at halftime Tuesday before pulling away for a 72-59 victory at Mizzou Arena.

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