OU Falls To Missouri


Tuesday, February 20th 2007, 2:19 pm
By: News On 6


COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) Keon Lawrence hit the go-ahead shot with 47 seconds left and added 4-free throws as Missouri held off Oklahoma 72-68 Tuesday.

Stefhon Hannah had 16 points and Leo Lyons 14 for the Tigers (17-9, 6-7). Missouri has won three in a row for the first time in conference play this season.

Missouri also got 11-points each from Keon Lawrence and Matt Lawrence.

Michael Neal had 18 points for Oklahoma (15-11, 6-7), which has lost three in a row overall and four straight against Missouri.

The Sooners rallied from an 11-point deficit to take the lead in the 2nd-half, but never led by more than a point.

Nate Carter added 12 points and 7-rebounds for the Sooners, and David Godbold had 10-points.