Missouri tops Western Michigan, extends home streak

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Updated: December 15, 2013

Columbia, MO (SportsNetwork.com) – Jabari Brown led a balanced scoring attack
with 15 points as the 24th-ranked Missouri Tigers stayed unbeaten with a 66-60
victory over Western Michigan from Mizzou Arena.

Missouri (10-0) has had its way at home under Frank Haith, improving to 40-1
under the third-year head coach. The Tigers also extended the nation’s best
home winning streak to 25 games.

Earnest Ross and Jordan Clarkson donated 12 points apiece for Missouri, while
Tony Criswell netted 10 off the bench.

David Brown scored a game-high 18 points on 5-of-17 shooting for Western
Michigan (5-4), which lost its second straight tilt. Shayne Whittington went
for 16 points and 11 rebounds, and Taylor Perry went scoreless with 11 boards.

The Broncos kept it close despite shooting 30.4 percent from the floor and 5-
of-24 (20.8 percent) from the arc.