Mizzou Men’s Basketball cruised to a 91-64 season opening win over Oral Roberts at Mizzou Arena last (Wednesday) night.
Senior Jeremiah Tilmon led Mizzou’s stout defense, grabbing a career-high 12 rebounds and 2 steals.
Senior Mark Smith put up 18 points and drained 4 three pointers.
Dru Smith added 16 points, Xavier Pinson tossed in 17 points and Javon Pickett added 11.
Mizzou is planning to play a pair of games in Connecticut next week, with dates, opponents and game times still to be determined.
Only 2 NFL games on the schedule today (Thursday) for the annual holiday action.
The first game will see the Houston Texans battle the Detroit Lions with an 11:30 kickoff.
The second game will kickoff at 3:30 and features an NFC matchup between the Washington Football team and the Dallas Cowboys.