Mizzou Loses Braggin Rights

By Megan Rice | mrice@kolr10.com

Published 12/21 2013 09:58PM

Updated 12/21 2013 09:59PM

ST. LOUIS, Mo-Saturday, the Missouri Tigers and Fighting Illini squaring off in St. Louis.

Illinois' Jaylon Tate with the floater. 41-37 Illinois .

Then, in transition it's Johnathon Williams the third with the dunk. 49-45 MU.

Later, Mizzou's Jordan Clarkson euro stepping all over the Illini. Mizzou leads 53-46.

But Illinois' Tracy Abrams answers right back with an and one. 53-49 Mizzou.

Under two minutes to play. Earnest Ross hits a three. Mizzou 61-59.

Next possession, Illini and Jon Ekey hits a triple. Illini now up one.

Then, it's mizzou's turn, Jabari Brown with the clutch three. MU up 64-63.

But there is still time left, Illini's Tracy Abrams driving and fouled. He gets two shots. Makes the first and makes the second. Illini up one.

Last chance for Mizzou, trouble off the in bounds. Tony Criswell desperation shot, no good.

Mizzou no longer unbeaten as Illinois wins a thriller 65-64.

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