Missouri beat Kansas 24-10 on Saturday in what could be the final football game between the two rival schools. The win gave Missouri a 7-5 season record.
Senior Kim English scored a career-high 29 points.
Senior Kim English was leading the team with 22 points.
Missouri quarterback James Franklin threw three interceptions in a first half that ended with the Jayhawks leading 10-3. But, after getting words of encouragement from coaches and players on both sides of the ball, he led the Tigers to a 24-10 comeback win over their rivals.
With an underwhelming crowd, an underwhelming opponent and, at least in the first half, an underwhelming performance from Missouri, Saturday's 24-10 win against Kansas felt like a regular old football game.
The Kansas-Missouri rivalry recipe is simple: Start with a mixture of Kansas and Missouri fans. Add alcohol. Wait for the argument to begin.
The historical border war between Missouri and Kansas ignites enthusiasm among Tiger fans.
Missouri and Kansas battled each other for the last time as Big 12 Conference rivals.
Missouri and Kansas fans braved a windy day to tailgate before what could be the last Border Showdown at Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City on Saturday.
At one point in the second half, Christine Flores and BreAnna Brock combined to score 21 straight points for the Tigers' women's basketball team.
What has the Tigers-Jayhawks football game been all about, the unbridled excitement of the competition, or a bona fide bitterness for one another?
The Tigers insist they’re paying no attention to the disarray that is Kansas football. This is the Border Showdown. Throw the records out, they say.
Depending on which team you ask, the Missouri-Kansas series stands at either 56-54-9 or 55-55-9, but Missouri could end the debate with a win Saturday in what could be the end of the rivalry.
Planning a Saturday full of watching football? Here's a schedule of the Big 12 games and where you can find them on the tube.
With threats from Lawrence, Kansas, suggesting this weekend's Border Showdown could be the last meeting between Missouri and Kansas for some time, we took a look at the Tigers' new conference. It would seem that out-of-conference rivalry games are just another SEC tradition.
The Missouri vs. Kansas rivalry might be ending after this year as Missouri moves to the SEC. The teams have played 120 times.
With eight bowl-eligible teams and only seven bowl tie-ins, what could happen to Missouri if it's the eighth choice?
With his first season as a starting quarterback almost complete, Missouri's James Franklin has shown marked improvement in his on-field play as well as his leadership abilities.
The resounding win over California on Tuesday night came as a shock, even to the coach. As the games progress, a pattern of teamwork is beginning to emerge among the Missouri players.
Despite what the Kansas administration has said on the topic, Jayhawks football players want to keep playing Missouri.