Mizzou looks to rebound after a heart-breaking 60-59 loss to Oral Roberts on Wednesday. The Fairleigh Dickinson Knights (1-9) come to Mizzou Arena all the way from New Jersey and will no doubt be looking for their first road win. Marcus Denmon has been hot for the Tigers as of late, scoring a career-high 17 points in back-to-back games. During the two-game stretch Denmon is averaging 4.0 rebounds, 1.5 steals and is shooting 50 percent from 3-point range. He has a good chance to keep his hot streak going against Fairleigh Dickinson tonight.
7:05 p.m.: Tip-off by Laurence Bowers tips to J.T. Tiller and Mizzou has the ball first as Michael Dixon makes the jumper for the first Tiger basket
7:06: Kim English makes a 3 for the Tigers to give them the early 5-0 lead
7:07: J.T. Tiller dishes it to Laurence Bowers for an easy layup then after a steal, Kim English hits another 3-pointer and the Tigers keep it rolling up 12-2 early in the first half
7:15: Laurence Bowers shows off for the crowd with a slam dunk to give the Tigers a 17-9 lead with 14 minutes left in the half