Tigers defeat Iowa State 52-17 in MU's 100th Homecoming game

Saturday, October 15, 2011 | 4:10 p.m. CDT; updated 6:49 p.m. CDT, Saturday, October 15, 2011
Henry Josey runs the ball in the first half of the MU Homecoming game against the Iowa State Cyclones on Saturday. The Tigers beat the Cyclones 52-17.

It was all Missouri as the Tigers defeated Iowa State 52-17 on Saturday at Memorial Stadium.

The Tigers dominated the Cyclones and scored 31 points in the first half. Quarterback James Franklin had a big game and completed 20 passes for 289 yards and three touchdowns, despite throwing a pair of interceptions. He also ran for two touchdowns.

Tigers tailback Henry Josey rushed for 129 yards and a touchdown. Missouri receivers Michael Egnew, T.J. Moe and Wes Kemp also all caught touchdown passes.

The sold-out game was a part of Missouri’s 100th Homecoming celebration with an announced attendance of 71,004.

Like what you see here? Become a member.

Show Me the Errors (What's this?)

Report corrections or additions here. Leave comments below here.

You must be logged in to participate in the Show Me the Errors contest.


Leave a comment

Speak up and join the conversation! Make sure to follow the guidelines outlined below and register with our site. You must be logged in to comment. (Our full comment policy is here.)

  • Don't use obscene, profane or vulgar language.
  • Don't use language that makes personal attacks on fellow commenters or discriminates based on race, religion, gender or ethnicity.
  • Use your real first and last name when registering on the website. It will be published with every comment. (Read why we ask for that here.)
  • Don’t solicit or promote businesses.

We are not able to monitor every comment that comes through. If you see something objectionable, please click the "Report comment" link.

You must be logged in to comment.

Forget your password?

Don't have an account? Register here.