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Did Columbia witness a grand finale?

Missouri's rally for a classic victory over rival Kansas felt like a Mizzou Arena goodbye

Originally Published: February 4, 2012
By Jason King | ESPN.com

COLUMBIA, Mo. -- Moments after notching one of the school's biggest wins in recent memory, Missouri coach Frank Haith walked into his team's locker room and delivered some sobering news.

Instead of hitting the popular clubs and nightspots with their fellow students, the Tigers would be celebrating Saturday's 74-71 victory over No. 8 Kansas in their rooms at a local hotel.

Haith said he wanted his players to be rested for Sunday's trip to Norman, Okla., where they'll take on the Sooners ...

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