Missouri vs South Carolina Final: 82-74 - Recap
Missouri got 24 points from Jabari Brown as they ran past South Carolinan 82-74 on Saturday at Mizzou Arena.
Missouri did not, however, defeat South Carolina against the spread, which closed at 11 at most sportsbooks.
Missouri got 22 points from Jordan Clarkson and another 14 points from Earnest Ross. Jabari Brown contributed 6 assists, while Johnathan Williams, III cleaned the glass with 6 rebounds.
South Carolina got a 32-point performance from Brenton Williams, who was supported by 16 points from Michael Carrera. Sindarius Thornwell had 4 assists in a losing cause for South Carolina, while Michael Carrera grabbed 11 rebounds.
Missouri led at halftime, 38-22.
Missouri had a 33-32 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.