March Madness - Missouri Falls 84-72 to Colorado State - Recap
Missouri was scorched by Dorian Green for 26 points as Colorado State defeated them 84-72 in NCAA action on Thursday.
Colorado State won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 2.5-point spread as underdogs.
Greg Smith had 12 points for Colorado State and Jon Octeus chipped in with 12 points. Wes Eikmeier had 2 assists for them, while Colton Iverson was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 13 boards.
Missouri got 20 points from Phil Pressey in a losing cause and another 16 points from Alex Oriakhi. Phil Pressey contributed 7 assists for them, while Laurence Bowers had 4 rebounds.
Colorado State led at halftime, 47-38.
Colorado State won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 42-19.