Kansas vs Missouri Recap - Tigers Win 35-7
The battle between the Tigers and Jayhawks didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Kansas was handed a 35-7 defeat on Saturday at Arrowhead Stadium.
Missouri won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 24.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 53.5.
Blaine Gabbert completed 16 of 26 pass attempts for 179 yards for the Tigers in the win. He was picked off 2 times by the Jayhawks defense.
James Sims rushed for 82 yards for Kansas, while Deshaun Sands added 35 yards. Jordan Webb threw for 45 yards for the Jayhawks, while receivers Johnathan Wilson and Tim Biere had 11 and 9 yards respectively.
Kansas lost the offensive yardage battle to Missouri 397-141 yards in Saturday's game. Missouri had more first downs as that total ended up 21-12.
The time of possession battle favored Missouri as their offense was on the field for 33:07, longer than the 26:53 of their opponents.