COL BKB: Missouri 81, Vanderbilt 59
1/27/2013 12:17:48 AM
COLUMBIA, Mo., Jan. 26 (UPI) --
Jabari Brown netted 21 points and Alex Oriakhi added 18 with 12 rebounds Saturday in 22nd-ranked Missouri's 81-59 humbling of Vanderbilt.
Phil Pressey had 12 points and six assists for the Tigers (15-4, 4-2 SEC), who won their fifth straight in the absence of leading scorer Laurence Bowers, who was averaging 16.8 points per game before spraining a knee ligament this month against Alabama.
Missouri used a 32-2 surge in the first half to put the contest away.
Rod Odom led Vanderbilt (8-10, 2-4) with 17 points.