Dru Smith scored 19 points, Javon Pickett added 17, and the Missouri Tigers beat the Illinois Fighting Illini 63-56 in the 39th Annual Braggin’ Rights game

By

JOE HARRIS Associated Press

December 21, 2019, 8:30 PM

3 min read

ST. LOUIS — Dru Smith scored 19 points, Javon Pickett added 17, and the Missouri Tigers beat the Illinois Fighting Illini 63-56 in the 39th Annual Braggin’ Rights game on Saturday.

Xavier Pinson also scored a career-high 14 points for the Tigers, who won their third straight game.

Ayo Dosunmu scored 21 and Kofi Cockburn added 13 for Illinois, which had its two-game winning streak snapped.

Missouri outscored Illinois 17-5 in an eight-minute span from the

Read More At Article Source | Article Attribution