After as disappointing season as the one Missouri had this year, picking out a few bright spots is a difficult task. Still, we bravely carry on, selecting three highlights that should give Missouri fans hope. Check inside for the high points of the season and Inside Mizzou's picks for players of the year.
November 30, 2004
With only pride on the line, Missouri had one of its best performances of the year in a 17-14 overtime win at Iowa State on Saturday. The win will not propel the Tigers to a bowl game, but it will keep the Cyclones out of the Big 12 Championship. Read on for the marks the Tigers deserve after snapping their five-game losing streak.
November 27, 2004
With its postseason hopes on the line, Missouri turned in a horrendous effort and earned a 31-14 loss to rival Kansas on Saturday. The Tigers allowed the Jayhawks to take a 28-0 lead and were never really in the game, despite two fourth-quarter scores. Check inside for the grades Missouri deserves after losing its fifth in a row.
November 20, 2004
Needing consecutive wins to become bowl eligible, the Tigers have to reverse their four-game losing streak rapidly. With matchups against traditional also-rans Kansas and Iowa State on the ledger, Missouri certainly has an opportunity to run the table. To do so, the Tigers will need to complete the following four tasks.
November 10, 2004
With an opportunity to reestablish themselves as a contender in the Big 12 North, the Tigers stumbled badly at Nebraska. The defense controlled the Cornhuskers most of the game, but the offense and special teams did nothing to help. Check inside for the marks Missouri deserves after falling in Lincoln on Saturday afternoon.
October 31, 2004
The Tigers reached the halfway point of conference play after their 20-17 loss to Oklahoma State on Saturday. Although they got there by losing two straight games, the Tigers have had several strong performances throughout league play. Check inside for a look at what Missouri has done right thus far.
October 26, 2004