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Mizzou Links, 1-10-14: Mizzou women get revenge on Georgia, and Mizzou men can't coast

The Mizzou women upset a ranked Georgia team the day after the Georgia men upset a ranked Missouri team. Plus: Jordan Clarkson's not 100% point guard yet, and Maty Mauk still has at least a little bit of work to do to start for Mizzou.

Your new career 3-point leader
Your new career 3-point leader

1. Revenge on Georgia! Eye Breaks Career Three-Point Record in 66-55 Upset of No. 25 Georgia Post Game Quotes
The Trib: MU women's basketball team nabs resume-boosting win over No. 25 Georgia
The Missourian: Defense paves way for Missouri women's basketball win against No. 25 Georgia
The Missourian: Morgan Eye breaks Missouri women's basketball all-time 3-point record
Mizzou Network: HIGHLIGHTS: Mizzou takes down #25 Georgia 66-56
Mizzou Network: INSIDE ACCESS: Go Inside the Lockerroom after Mizzou's Win over Georgia

2. Unfortunately, there was indeed a need for revenge

The Trib: Missouri finds it's not good enough to coast (I'd have thought they'd have figured that out against WMU and LBSU)
The Trib (Courtside View): Second thoughts

It was telling that when I asked Coach Frank Haith if Georgia had done anything to give Clarkson propels, he put the onus on Clarkson.

"Jordan’s got to pass the ball a little bit," he said. "He’s got to get that ball in and out of his hands. This first time tonight, we get into league play, and he’s got to move a little bit more and get it in and out of his hands. That ball stuck way too much tonight."

He’s right, of course, and it’s not the first time it’s seemed like Clarkson has held onto the ball too much. His ability to keep his dribble until a lane develops for him to attack has been one of his greatest strengths this season and had led to a lot of scoring  opportunities, but it sometimes runs counter to his job as the Tigers’ point guard, a position he’s to which he’s still adapting because it doesn’t always come naturally.

KC Star: Missouri’s loss to Georgia highlights Jordan Clarkson’s transition at point guard

3. We're not done with you yet, football

The Trib (Behind the Stripes): FIVE QUESTIONS: Is there any way Maty Mauk is not Missouri's starting QB next year?
Mizzou Network: TIGER TOP 5: Best Defensive Plays of 2013

4. We just passed a pretty big anniversary How Alumni Helped Save the Columns


Fifth in the SEC Mizzou Athletics Ranks 44th In Fall Learfield Cup Standings

Track & Field
The Trib: What to watch for as track season begins

Mizzou Network: Spotlight: The Connection Between Player and Coach