Mizzou hoops falls at Vanderbilt
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Wade Baldwin IV scored 17 points in leading five starters in double figures, and the Vanderbilt Commodores routed Missouri 86-71 Wednesday night for their second win in three games.
The Commodores (14-10, 6-5 Southeastern Conference) improved to 11-2 at Memorial Gym this season.
Luke Kornet scored 13 points and grabbed 12 rebounds with five blocks. Damian Jones had 14 points before fouling out, Matthew Fisher-Davis had 13 and Jeff Roberson 12.
Missouri (8-16, 1-10) lost its ninth straight.
Ryan Rosburg scored a career-high 24 points and grabbed 11 rebounds for the Tigers. Jakeenan Gant added 16 points in his return from a one-game suspension. Namon Wright had 11, and Kevin Puryear 10.
Jones scored the first six points of the game, giving Vanderbilt the lead from the start. The Commodores never trailed and led 45-26 at halftime.