Missouri Makes It 7-0 with 36-17 Win

Missouri Makes It 7-0 with 36-17 Win

The Missouri Tigers beat back-to-back top 25 teams for the first time since 1976 with their second statement win in two weeks by beating Florida 36-17 behind 5 field goals by Andrew Baggett, and a strong debut by Maty Mauk.

The Missouri Tigers continued their march through the SEC East with a big 36-17 win over the visiting Florida Gators, as red-shirt freshman Maty Mauk made a victorious college debut as a starter by throwing for 295 yards and a TD, and rushing for another score.

Sophomore PK Andrew Baggett added 5 field goals, and junior running back Henry Josey rushed for 136 yards and a TD.

Missouri's defense was again a hornet's nest as defensive ends Kony Ealy and Michael Sam led the way, including 3 sacks by Sam on the day.

More on the Tigers big win, which could move them into the top 10 rankings, coming soon.

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