Missouri and Oklahoma State came so close to conference titles and being in the Bowl Championship Series. Instead, they’ll meet in Dallas at the historic Cotton Bowl.
It looks like bigger does mean better in the competitive SEC — not just in terms of television ratings, but on the field as well.
Fabyon Harris had 17 points, including the game-winning 3-pointer with 12 seconds left, to help Texas A&M to a 70-68 victory over Missouri on Thursday night.
Adrienne Pratcher scored 18 points and No. 16 Texas A&M never trailed in defeating Missouri 77-58 on Sunday.
For the first time in a while, Texas A&M won’t spend Thanksgiving week preparing for Texas. But the Aggies won’t miss the Longhorns. They have a chance for their first 10-win season since 1998.
The Southeastern Conference’s six-year streak of national championships could be in jeopardy. And the SEC has expansion to thank for making it happen.
The SEC held an official welcoming party for Missouri and Texas A&M, only three months before the Tigers and Aggies open their first football schedules as members of the conference.
Blake Brown homered, Jeff Emens pitched 3 2-3 innings of no-hit relief and Missouri upset two-time defending champion Texas A&M 5-3 in the Big 12 tournament Thursday night.
Rob Zastryzny held Texas to five hits over 8 1-3 innings and Missouri broke open the game with a four-run fourth in a 5-0 win over Texas at the Big 12 tournament on Wednesday night.
Kelsey Bone scored 14 points as No. 14 Texas A&M rallied to beat Missouri 56-52 on Tuesday night.
Phil Pressey scored 19 points behind four three-pointers and No. 4 Missouri used a second-half surge to down No. 6 Baylor, 72-57, on Saturday.
Missouri’s Morgan Eye was no match against Brittney Griner of Baylor, as the top-ranked, undefeated Lady Bears rolled to a 71-41 win over Missouri on Wednesday night.