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Mizzou vs. Iowa State Post Game Notes

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Feb. 29, 2012

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• Mizzou improved to 26-4 overall and 13-4 in Big 12 Conference play.

• The senior class ended their career with an all-time record of 67-4 at Mizzou Arena, including a 16-1 mark this season.

• With the win, Mizzou also clinched the second seed in next week's Big 12 Championship.

• For the first time ever as a member of the Big 12 Conference, the Tigers have won 13 conference games. The Tigers' previous high of 12 league wins was set in 2008-09.

• Seniors Marcus Denmon and Kim English played in their 136th game in a Tiger uniform, upping their school record in that cateorgy.

• With 14 points against the Cyclones, Denmon moved from ninth to a tie with Melvin Booker for sixth place on Mizzou's all-time scoring list with 1,697 points. Denmon passed Clarence Gilbert (1,685) and Kelly Thames (1,689) during the game.

• Denmon now ranks sixth on Mizzou's all-time steals list with 170 after nabbing two steals against Iowa State.

• Junior Michael Dixon led the Tigers with 21 points, to record his fourth career 20-point outing.

• Mizzou had five players reach double figures for the seventh time this season.

• Sophomore Phil Pressey stands alone atop Mizzou's single-season assists list with 183. He entered the game tied for first with Anthony Peeler with 179.

• With three steals against the Cyclones, Pressey's season total of 64 is tied for fifth on Mizzou's single-season list. He is tied with Doug Smith (1990-91) and Byron Irvin (1988-89).

• Mizzou shot 54.7 percent from the floor during the game, the 15th time this season the team has shot at least 50 percent from the field.

• Denmon scored 14 points to reach double figures for the 26th time this season and the 80th time in his career.

• Senior Ricardo Ratliffe scored 16 points to reach double figures for the 24th time this season and the 46th time in his career.

• English scored 13 points to reach double figures for the 22nd time this season and the 69th time in his career.

• Dixon notched 21 points to reach double figures for the 21st time this season and the 50th time in his career.

• Pressey scored 11 points to reach double figures for the 16th time this season and the 26th time in his career.