Recap - Missouri Defeats Florida 63-60

Recap - Missouri Defeats Florida 63-60

Missouri got 17 points from Laurence Bowers en route to a 63-60 victory over Florida on Tuesday at Mizzou Arena.

Missouri won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 4.5-point spread as underdogs.

Missouri got 12 points from Jabari Brown and another 11 points from Earnest Ross. Phil Pressey contributed 10 assists, while Laurence Bowers cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.

Florida got a 14-point performance from Mike Rosario, who was supported by 11 points from Kenny Boynton. Scottie Wilbekin had 4 assists in a losing cause for Florida, while Casey Prather grabbed 7 rebounds.

Missouri trailed at halftime, 29-26.

Missouri won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 40-28.