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Mizzou rolls Ball State, 48-0

Gary Pinkel enjoys the win (AP Photo: Patterson)

Many wondered how Missouri would respond to their recent road loss to Troy when they faced MAC opponent, Ball State. Would the Tigers suffer a home let down, or would Mizzou take out their frustrations on the Cardinals? After a slow start, Mizzou unloaded both barrels on the over matched visitors from Muncie.

Given Missouri slow start Saturday vs. Ball State, it didn't immediately appear that the Tigers were quite over their post-Troy malaise. However, the second quarter brought four Mizzou touchdowns, and a lot of relieved Tigers fans in Faurot Field. The Ball State win was Mizzou's eighth in a row at Faurot. The Tigers offense was lead by Brad Smith, who passed for two touchdowns and... Recommended Stories

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