PHOTO GALLERY: Missouri loses to No. 2 Kansas 70-66
Saturday, March 5, 2011 | 7:33 p.m. CST
Missouri guard Kim English sits on the court after falling during a play against Kansas.
COLUMBIA — The Missouri men's basketball team lost to No. 2 Kansas 70-66 on Saturday at Mizzou Arena.
It was the Tigers (22-9, 8-8 Big 12) first home conference loss this season.
Missouri was led by forward Laurence Bowers with 22 points and 10 rebounds.
Forward Marcus Morris had a double-double for Kansas (29-2, 14-2 Big 12) with 21 points and 10 rebounds.
Mike Anderson, most recently head coach of the Missouri men's basketball team, has accepted the head coaching position at the University of Arkansas. Anderson went 111-57 overall in his time with the Tigers.
Kansas guard Mario Little defends Missouri's Laurence Bowers.
Missouri guard Phil Pressey dribbles down the court guarded by Kansas' Elijah Johnson.
Kansas guard Tyrel Reed, right, reaches between the legs of Missouri's Justin Safford to get a loose ball.
Missouri's Michael Dixon dribbles past Kansas' Elijah Johnson during the first half of Saturday's game.
Missouri's Marcus Denmon dribbles the ball against Kansas guard Brady Morningstar.
Kansas' Tyshawn Taylor drives for a shot against Missouri's Steve Moore.
Missouri fans jeer some of the Kansas men's basketball players as they walk by the stands Saturday at Mizzou Arena.
MU students wait in the cold before Saturday's men's basketball game against Kansas at Mizzou Arena.
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