Missouri fell to 3-3 when its late comeback attempt fell just short against Temple on Tuesday. The Tigers will look to avoid falling below .500 against a different American conference opponent on Sunday: the Central Florida Golden Knights, who were picked to win the conference in its preseason coaches’ poll
Follow along below for live updates and analysis.
Missouri-UCF men’s basketball: Live updates, score, analysis
HALF — UCF 27, Missouri 21
REGULATION — Missouri 57, UCF 57
FINAL — Missouri 64, UCF 62
It's #GAMEDAY in CoMo vs. UCF!— Mizzou Basketball (@MizzouHoops) December 2, 2018
⌚️ 2 p.m.
Missouri-UCF men’s basketball: Game time, information
Time: 2 p.m. CT
Date: Sunday, Dec. 2, 2018
Location: Mizzou Arena; Columbia, Mo.
TV Channel: ESPNU
Missouri-UCF men’s basketball: Betting odds, preview, prediction
UCF is a 3-point favorite over Missouri, with an over/under of 128.5, according to Vegasinsider.com.
Prediction: Alex Schiffer, Kansas City Star | Missouri nearly beat a Temple team picked a few spots below the Knights in the same conference and barely beat UCF last year. Missouri had more firepower last year while UCF had less. This year the roles are reversed. The Tigers drop another close game despite another double-double from Tilmon. UCF 75, Missouri 69