Missouri vs Georgia Final: 79-62 - Recap
|Missouri vs Georgia Final: 79-62 - Recap|
Missouri grabbed a 79-62 win over Georgia on Wednesday, behind a 15-point effort from Jabari Brown at Mizzou Arena.
Missouri was a 13.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Earnest Ross had 15 points for Missouri and Keion Bell chipped in with 14 points. Phil Pressey had 6 assists for them, while Alex Oriakhi was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.
Georgia got a 23-point performance from Vincent Williams, who was supported by 15 points from Kentavious Caldwell-Pope. Kentavious Caldwell-Pope had 3 assists in a losing cause for Georgia, while Nemanja Djurisic grabbed 5 rebounds.
Missouri led at halftime, 38-30.
Missouri had a 31-29 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.