Mizzou Links, 11-7-13: Two days to Kentucky, and Tim Fuller is interim hoops coach

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1. Two days to Kentucky

The Trib (Behind the Stripes): UK coach Mark Stoops impressed with job Maty Mauk has done in James Franklin's absence
Post-Dispatch: Stoops trying to change expectations at Kentucky
PowerMizzou: The Breakdown: Run defense
Saturday Down South: Stoops has reasons for optimism at Kentucky
Lexington Herald-Leader: Missouri in top 10 not as big a surprise as it seems
Lexington Herald-Leader: Wondering if James Franklin should play Saturday
Lexington Herald-Leader: Video: Neal Brown talks his offense and Missouri
Lexington Herald-Leader: Video: Mark Stoops on final prep for Missouri
A Sea of Blue: Kentucky Football: UK's Secondary Versus Goliath
A Sea of Blue: How F/+ Views UK vs. Mizzou
Mizzou Network: 1 on 1: Justin Britt Kentucky Preview

2. Michael Sam > C.J. Mosley, Trent Murphy, etc.

CBS Sports: Top 10: Best defensive players of 2013

And speaking of defensive ends...
Sikeston Standard Democrat: Making his mark: Former NMCC star Kony Ealy is still shining at Mizzou
Sikeston Standard Democrat: Ealy's play, actions made an impression

And speaking of awesome defenders...
KC Star: Earning MU degree comes first for cornerback E.J. Gaines

3. The latest on recruiting

PowerMizzou: Defensive Hot Board, 11/6

And the latest on three players who will have to step up next year
PowerMizzou: Eye on the Future

4. (Interim) Head Coach Tim Fuller

The Trib: Fuller to take over coaching duties during Haith's suspension
The Trib (Courtside View): Haith meets media with opener approaching
KC Star: Tim Fuller will coach MU basketball team while Haith serves suspension
Post-Dispatch: Haith picks Fuller to coach Tigers during suspension
The Missourian: Tim Fuller named interim men's basketball coach
Fox Sports MW: Haith hands coaching reins to Tim Fuller during suspension
Mizzou Network: 1 on 1: Tim Fuller Interim Coach Interview

5. The frontcourt is temporarily thinner and younger

The Trib: Criswell suspended for season opener
The Missourian: Missouri forward Tony Criswell suspended for opener

6. WHATNOT

Volleyball
The Missourian: Seven reasons to watch No. 7 Missouri volleyball

Women's Basketball
MUtigers.com: Women's Basketball Opens 2013-14 Season at Saint Louis
Mizzou Network: HIGHLIGHTS: Mizzou WBB Beats Quincy 71-42
Mizzou Network: Postgame: Maddie Stock Post Quincy

Swimming & Diving
The Missourian: MU swimming and diving takes on Missouri State

Workout Wednesday
MUtigers.com :Workout Wednesday: Week 5

United Way
Mizzou Network: Mizzou United Way Message

7. I knew most of this...

...but I had no idea about saturated fat. This is so depressing.

Business Insider: Our 'War' On Fat Was A Huge Mistake [GRAPHS]

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