In the heat of the game

December 28, 2010 | 11:12 a.m. CST
Missouri's Steve Moore, top, swats away a shot by Northern Illinois' Xavier Silas while Justin Safford, right, reaches to block Silas' view of the basket. Silas, who was averaging 26.2 points a game entering Monday night's contest, was held to 2-for-12 shooting and scored only eight points.

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