TIGER TWEETS: Missouri athletes excited about games — video games, that is

Friday, November 16, 2012 | 12:10 p.m. CST; updated 8:48 p.m. CST, Saturday, November 17, 2012

Missouri football and basketball players were tweeting about playing video games this week and not so much about their own upcoming games.

However, some athletes were excited about it being basketball season again. Here's a look at athlete tweets from the week.

Each week the Missourian gives you a glimpse into the lives of the players by sharing tweets they have posted publicly on Twitter. To find more posts, follow our Twitter list of Tiger football players, and this one of basketball players.

And to get in the mood for Missouri's game this weekend, test your knowledge of Syracuse with this quiz.

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Supervising editor is Joy Mayer.