9:00 PM ET, February 4, 2012
Mizzou Arena, Columbia, Missouri
COLUMBIA, Mo. -- After a bunch of off-target games, Marcus Denmon couldn't miss. Especially at the finish.The senior guard converted a 3-point play and hit two 3-pointers in the final 2:05, the last for the go-ahead points, and No. 4 Missouri scored the game's final 11 points to rally past No. 8 Kansas 74-71 in Game 1 of what could be the schools' final Border Showdown on Saturday night.
Denmon's Huge Rally Burns KU
Marcus Denmon scored nine points in the final 3 minutes of Missouri's win Saturday, while the Tigers kept the Jayhawks scoreless.
Kansas vs. Missouri, Final 3:00 Saturday
|-- ESPN Stats & Information|
COLUMBIA, MO - FEBRUARY 04: Phil Pressey #1 of the Missouri Tigers drives to the basket past Tyshawn Taylor #10 ...(Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images)
Team Stat Comparison
|FG Made-Attempted||30-56 (.536)||25-48 (.521)|
|3P Made-Attempted||6-16 (.375)||10-22 (.455)|
|FT Made-Attempted||5-9 (.556)||14-20 (.700)|
|Fouls (Tech/Flagrant)||20 (0/0)||10 (0/0)|
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