The Missouri men's basketball team improved to 8-1 this week. On Tuesday, the Tigers beat Southeast Missouri State 81-65 in a game at Mizzou Arena. Despite the 16-point victory, the win did not come easily. Down 45-35 at halftime, the Tigers were having a hard time hitting their shots. Guard Phil Pressey was 3-14 from the field and 1-6 from behind the arc in the first half. The Tigers were able to seal the victory with a strong second half.
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