Mizzou Handles Alabama

Jabari Brown had 22 points to lead Missouri in an 84-68 win over Alabama last night in Columbia. Alex Oriakhi added 16 points and 10 rebounds while Phil Pressey scored 11 points with 13 assists. Laurence Bowers netted 16 points for the 12th-ranked Tigers, who moved to 12-and-2 by winning their SEC opener. Mizzou continues SEC play on Saturday at Ole Miss.