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Missouri-Tennessee By The Numbers

Missouri (3-7, 1-5) plays at Tennessee (7-3, 3-3) in a Southeastern Conference game on Saturday.

The Missouri Tigers snapped a five-game losing streak with a win over Vanderbilt last Saturday. Now the Tigers will travel to Tennessee looking for their first Southeastern Conference road win of the season. 

Missouri’s 26-17 win against visiting Vanderbilt snapped an 11-game losing streak in SEC play. Tennessee has won two straight games, including a 49-36 win against visiting Kentucky on Saturday. 

Here’s a look at the matchup by the numbers…

Missouri Tigers (3-7, 1-5)

Game averages:

31.2 points per game

486.7 yards per game 

295.7 passing yards per game

191 rushing yards per game

29.1 points allowed per game 

464.4 offensive yards allowed per game 

239.1 passing yards allowed per game 

225.3 rushing yards allowed 

Stat leaders:

QB Drew Lock has completed 200 of 365 passes (54.8 percent) for 2,811 yards, with 21 touchdowns and eight interceptions. QB Marvin Zanders has completed 10 of 12 passes (83.3 percent) for 114 yards and one touchdown. 

RB Damarea Crockett has 129 carries for 837 yards, an average of 6.5 yards per carry, and nine touchdowns. RB Ish Witter has rushed 126 times for 575 yards, an average of 4.6 yards per carry, with four touchdowns. Zanders has 35 carries for 198 yards, an average of 5.7 yards per, and two touchdowns.

WR J'Mon Moore has 47 receptions for 743 yards, an average of 15.8 yards per catch, and eight touchdowns. WR Dimetrios Mason has 39 receptions for 459 yards and two touchdowns. WR Johnathon Johnson has 20 catches for 324 yards, an averaging 16.2 yards per, and one touchdown. WR Emanuel Hall has 18 catches for 299 yards, an average of 16.6 yards per reception, and two touchdowns.

Damarea Crockett (Nate Latsch-Scout.com)

Tennessee Volunteers (7-3, 3-3)

Game averages:

33.8 points per game 

412.2 offensive yards per game 

224.6 passing yards per game  

187.6 rushing yards per game

26.9 points allowed per game 

417.4 offensive yards allowed per game 

200.6 passing yards allowed per game  

216.8 rushing yards allowed per game  

Stat leaders:

QB Joshua Dobbs has completed 156 of 263 passes (59.3 percent) for 2,092 yards, with 21  touchdowns and 12 interceptions. QB Quinten Dormady has completed 11 of 17 passes (64.7 percent) for 148 yards.

Dobbs has rushed 116 times for 470 yards, an average of 4.1 yards yards per carry, and seven touchdowns. RB Alvin Kamara has 74 carries for 441 yards, an average of six yards per carry, and five touchdowns. RB John Kelly has 56 carries for 407 yards, an average of 7.3 per, and three TDs.

WR Josh Malone has 35 receptions for 648 yards, averaging 18.5 yards per catch, and eight touchdowns. WR Jauan Jennings has 26 catches for 379 yards, an average of 14.6 yards per, and five touchdowns. Kamara has 22 catches for 260 yards and three touchdowns. TE Ethan Wolf has 15 receptions for 180 yards and two touchdowns. 

You can follow Nate Latsch on Twitter at @NateLatsch or email him at natelatsch@gmail.com.

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