Maty Mauk is making plays and not turning the ball over. and Markus Golden is SEC Defensive Player of the Week. There's talk of a rivalry game with Arkansas in the near future and the basketball team plays Purdue in Maui at 1pm.
A healthy Markus Golden turned up in Knoxville and Mizzou was able to impose his will over Josh Dobbs and Tennessee. Maty Mauk had a solid passing game despite some drops and the basketball team faces Arizona this afternoon in Maui.
Missouri's special teams unit has imploded, and the offensive line can't stop committing false starts. But thanks to an ever-dominant defensive front and the re-emergence of big-play weapons on offense, it hasn't mattered.
Tennessee has won two games in a row and needs one more win to get to its first bowl since 2010. The Volunteers are hot but might be missing a couple of linemen to ankle injuries and a couple of defenders to suspension.
Gary Pinkel says Russell Hansbrough is both good and improving. Plus: cornerback Aarion Penton is indeed reinstated, Darius White's return was a boost, and D'Angelo Allen might be a solid hoops contributor sooner than later
Aarion Penton has been reinstated after a one-game suspension, and with Markus Golden and Darius White both looking healthy, the Tigers seem to be close to full strength for the upcoming game against Tennessee.