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Gibson has worked hard for starting role

Going into regular season play, there is no other pitcher that coach Tim Jamieson wants to give the ball to on Friday nights than starter Kyle Gibson. He started out the season last night striking out six batters and allowing just one unearned run in the Tigers 12-1 season opening win over Nevada. Go inside to get a look how Gibson is approaching this year's season.

Going into regular season play, there is no other pitcher that coach Tim Jamieson wants to give the ball to on Friday nights than starter Kyle Gibson. Gibson is the number one starter this season for Mizzou, but he hasn't reached this point without hard work and dedication. "I've been working 2 and a half years to get to where I am now, and the last 2 years have been awesome. It's great to be in...