Recap - Missouri Defeats West Virginia 80-71
|Recap - Missouri Defeats West Virginia 80-71|
Missouri got a 25-point performance from Jordan Clarkson as they ran past West Virginian 80-71 on Thursday at Mizzou Arena.
Missouri was a favorite by 6.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors.
Jabari Brown had 18 points for Missouri and Earnest Ross chipped in with 16 points. Wes Clark had 5 assists for them, while Tony Criswell was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.
West Virginia got a 16-point performance from Juwan Staten, who was supported by 14 points from Gary Browne. Juwan Staten had 5 assists in a losing cause for West Virginia, while Devin Williams grabbed 6 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Missouri were victorious, as the score was 36-22 at the break.
Missouri had a 40-32 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.