Missouri Downs Gardner-Webb 72-63 - Match Report
Missouri earned a 72-63 victory over Gardner-Webb on Saturday, getting 17 points from Earnest Ross at Mizzou Arena.
Missouri got 14 points from Jordan Clarkson and another 13 points from Jabari Brown. Jordan Clarkson contributed 5 assists, while Johnathan Williams, III cleaned the glass with 17 rebounds.
Gardner-Webb got 17 points from Jerome Hill in a losing cause and another 17 points from Naji Hibbert. Tyler Strange contributed 5 assists for them, while Naji Hibbert had 9 rebounds.
Missouri led at halftime, 31-29.
Missouri won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 46-29.