Missouri whips Arkansas Pine-Bluff, 88-70

AP Sports Writer

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Kim English had 18 points while going 3 for 5 from 3-point range, helping Missouri manhandle another home opponent in an 88-70 victory over Arkansas-Pine Bluff on Saturday night.

Justin Safford added nine points and nine rebounds and Michael Dixon had a season-best 13 points for the Tigers (7-3), who won their 25th in a row at home without their senior captain. Guard J.T. Tiller served a one-game suspension after an early-morning arrest over an unpaid speeding ticket earlier in the week.

Lebaron Weathers had 16 points and 12 rebounds for Arkansas-Pine Bluff (0-9).

Missouri is 6-0 at home this season and faces Illinois in the annual Braggin’ Rights game at Scottrade Center in St. Louis on Wednesday.

Post game quotes

Missouri Head Coach, Mike Anderson Quotes
Opening Statement: