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Basketball Live Thread: Mizzou vs. Illinois

Mizzou Basketball in St. Louis, Missouri:

Photo courtesy Nick King, Columbia Tribune

 Missouri Tigers (9-1) vs. Illinois Fighting Illini (10-1)
Scotttrade Center (Capacity 22,153)
 6:30 p.m. CST
Line: Missouri by 3.0

ESPN2 (Dave O'Brien play-by-play; Steve Lavin analyst)
Radio: Tiger Radio Network (Mike Kelly, Gary Link)
Online Listening: (with a free and quick registration)

Missouri Team Leaders

Stat Player AVG
Scoring DeMarre Carroll 16.0
Rebounds DeMarre Carroll 6.5
Assists Zaire Taylor 3.4
FG% Steve Moore 60.0
FT% Marcus Denmon 90.0
3PT% Leo Lyons 100.0
Blocks Leo Lyons 1.0
Steals J.T. Tiller 2.2

Illinois Team Leaders

Stat Player AVG
Scoring Mike Davis 13.0
Rebounds Mike Davis 8.2
Assists Chester Frazier 6.6
FG% C.J. Jackson 100.0
FT% Trent Meacham 90.0
3PT% Jeff Jordan 100.0
Blocks Mike Tisdale 1.1
Steals Chester Frazier 1.3

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THE TIGERS! Leo Lyons leads his Mizzou teammates on the road to reclaiming border braggin' rights in St. Louis! THE ILLINI! Mike Davis and Illinois have their eye on consecutive win number nine over the Tigers! Lyons and Mizzou! Davis and Illinois! It's Braggin' Rights in St. Louis!  It's the NCAA on RMN!

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