PHOTO GALLERY: Missouri vs. Auburn in the SEC Championship
By MISSOURIAN STAFF
December 7, 2013 | 4:28 p.m. CST
Missouri played Auburn in the Southeastern Conference Championship game at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta.
Missouri players Justin Britt, from left, Russell Hansbrough, and Evan Boehm walk off the field after Missouri's 59-42 loss to Auburn in the 2013 SEC Championship game on Saturday at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta. The team finished with a record of 11-2 and went 7-1 in its second season in the Southeastern Conference.
Missouri quarterback James Franklin is sandwiched between Auburn's Elijah Daniel, left, and Dee Ford in the second half of Missouri's 59-42 loss in the SEC Championship game Saturday at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta. Franklin threw for 303 yards and three touchdowns and rushed for 62 yards and another touchdown in what was ultimately a losing effort.
Missouri wide receiver Dorial Green-Beckham reaches out with the ball after scoring a 55-yard touchdown late in the second quarter of the SEC Championship game Saturday at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta.
Missouri defensive lineman Matt Hoch pounces on a loose ball after Kony Ealy forced an Auburn fumble in the first quarter.
Missouri quarterback James Franklin runs away from Auburn defensive lineman Angelo Blackson in the first quarter.
Missouri running back Henry Josey runs up the field against Auburn in the first quarter Saturday at the Georgia Dome.
An SEC flag flies outside of the Georgia Dome on Saturday before kickoff in the SEC Championship game between Missouri and Auburn.