Bowers and Ratliffe form dangerous frontcourt duo

By Noel Feldman
December 16, 2010

It has been many years since the Missouri Tigers have had a frontcourt tandem like Laurence Bowers and Ricardo Ratliffe.

While neither player stands taller than 6-8, Ratliffe and Bowers are rebounding and blocking shots better than any Tigers frontcourt group since Arthur Johnson, Linas Kleiza and Travon Bryant patrolled the paint in the early 2000