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Mistakes Doom Tigers in Texas Bowl

Mistakes Doom Tigers in Texas Bowl

HOUSTON (AP) – Freshman running back Daniel Young had 64 yards receiving with a touchdown and added 48 yards on the ground to help Texas beat Missouri 33-16 in the Texas Bowl on Wednesday night. The Longhorns (7-6), in a bowl for the first time since 2014, bounced back from a loss to Texas Tech…

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Heupel Bolts Mizzou, Takes UCF Job

Heupel Bolts Mizzou, Takes UCF Job

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — UCF didn’t take long to hire someone to lead its rejuvenated football program. The university announced Tuesday that Josh Heupel will be the Knights’ next football coach. The move comes about 72 hours after Scott Frost announced Saturday he was leaving UCF to become the coach at Nebraska. “Coach Frost did…

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Mizzou Rolls Vandy, Now Bowl Eligible

Mizzou Rolls Vandy, Now Bowl Eligible

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Missouri didn’t look like a bowl team back in mid-October, but none of it matters now. Drew Lock threw three touchdown passes and Missouri won its fifth straight game to become bowl eligible with its sixth victory, a 45-17 rout of Vanderbilt on Saturday night. The Tigers (6-5, 3-4 SEC) are…

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Mizzou Football Stomps Tennessee for Fourth Straight Win

Mizzou Football Stomps Tennessee for Fourth Straight Win

Columbia, MO(AP)-In his final home game, Missouri’s Ish Witter gashed Tennessee’s defense for 216 yards rushing as the Tigers cruised to a 50-17 victory on Saturday night. Witter averaged 9.0 yards per carry and scored a touchdown while exceeding 2,000 yards rushing for his career. Witter, generously listed at 5-foot-10 and 200 pounds, has never…

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Tigers Stomp UCONN, Odom Gets First Road Win

Tigers Stomp UCONN, Odom Gets First Road Win

Hartford, Conn. (AP) — UConn football appeared to be picking up some momentum, having won two straight games coming into Saturday night’s showdown with Missouri. Not anymore. Tigers quarterback Drew Lock threw for 377 yards and five touchdowns as Missouri routed Connecticut, 52-12 on Saturday night. It’s the second time in four games the Huskies…

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