Mizzou Knocks off West Virginia in Basketball, 80-71

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The Missouri Tigers basketball team is off to an 8-0 start after their 80-71 win over West Virginia in the SEC-Big 12 Challenge game on Thursday night in Columbia, MO.

Jordan Clarkson led Mizzou in scoring with 25 points, followed by Jabari Brown with 18 and Earnest Ross 16 points. The Tigers jumped out to an 11-1 lead and never trailed in the game, leading by as many as 25 points in this game.

The undefeated Tigers will get another test this coming Saturday when 25th ranked UCLA comes to Columbia for an 11:30 AM tip off.