No. 25 Missouri Slips Past NC State, 68-64

Jabari Brown hit the go-ahead 3-pointer with 55.1 seconds left to help No. 25 Missouri beat North Carolina State 68-64 on Saturday night. Brown's 3 over Wolfpack freshman Anthony "Cat" Barber was the biggest shot in a back-and-forth final 4 minutes that saw the teams trade the lead three times before Brown's shot made it 63-62. Jordan Clarkson scored 21 points to lead the Tigers, including two free throws with 20.1 seconds left that pushed the lead to 65-62. Brown finished with 17, helping Missouri hold on in its first true road game this year. Missouri hit five 3-pointers after halftime, the last two coming in the final 4 minutes.