With threats from Lawrence suggesting this weekend's Border Showdown could be the last meeting between Missouri and Kansas for some time, we took a look at the Tigers' new conference. It would seem that out-of-conference rivalry games are just another SEC tradition.
TIGER KICKOFF: Missouri's new SEC mates play nonconference rivalry games all the time
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