advertisement

Missouri football holds first spring scrimmage

Saturday, March 17, 2012 | 10:30 p.m. CDT

COLUMBIA — Missouri football held its first spring scrimmage Saturday.

Quarterback James Franklin, left tackle Elvis Fisher, running back Henry Josey and wide receiver L'Damian Washington did not play because of injuries.

The Tiger defense recorded seven turnovers. Sophomore defensive end Kony Ealy forced two fumbles and recovered one. He also broke up two passes.

Junior linebacker Andrew Wilson intercepted a pass and recovered a fumble.

Senior linebacker Will Ebner and redshirt freshman linebacker Kentrell Brothers each recovered a fumble.

Cornerbacks Xavier Smith, sophomore, and Ernest Payton, redshirt freshman, each had an interception.

Redshirt freshman Corbin Berkstresser started in place of Franklin at quarterback and completed 10 of 25 passes with no turnovers for 105 yards.

Senior wide receiver Gahn McGaffie had eight catches for 75 yards, and T.J. Moe, a fellow senior, had 5 catches for 54 yards.


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.


Comments

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.

advertisements