Jan. 25, 2014
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The Tigers improved to to 43-2 all-time at Mizzou Arena under Head Coach Frank Haith.
Missouri improved to 11-0 this season when leading at the half.
Missouri shot 54.2 percent (26-48) from the floor against the Gamecocks to mark the eighth time overall and the first time in SEC play the team shot over 50 percent
This Tigers shot 13-of-26 from the field in the first half, the first time the Tigers have shot 50 percent in the first half of a conference game this season.
Mizzou's 16-point halftime advantage was the largest for the team since Nov. 29 against Nevada (18).
The Tigers dished out a season high 18 assists in the contest. Their previous season best was 16 against Hawaii.
Missouri also scored at least 80 points for the first time since the UCLA game.
Junior Jabari Brown tallied 24 points to mark his fourth consecutive 20-plus point outing. He also dished out a career best six assists. His previous person best of five came against South Carolina last season.
Over the last four games, Brown has shot 66.7 percent (16-24) from beyond the arc.
Junior Jordan Clarkson scored 22 points to record the 10th 20-point game of the year and 38th of his career. He and Brown have also reached double figures in all 19 games this season.
Senior Earnest Ross posted 14 points for his 17th double digit scoring output of the year.
Brown, Clarkson and Ross combined for 60 of Mizzou's 82 points while shooting 51.4 percent from the floor.
Sophomore Ryan Rosburg swatted away two shots to tie his career high. He now has five blocks in his last three games.
Freshman Johnathan Williams, III added one block to give him eight over the last five contests.