Bill Self said he “loved the atmosphere” at Saturday’s Kansas-Missouri basketball game at Mizzou Arena.
When a few Missouri students ran onto the court after Saturday’s game, MU guard Kim English waved his arms, trying to get them to go back to their seats. There was a reason, he said.
The other guys score the last 11 points of the game and beat your guys, and you want to scream at somebody. That’s understandable. But when it’s Tyshawn Taylor you want to scream at, that’s where it gets a whole lot tougher to comprehend.
Kansas coach Bill Self talks to reporters following the Jayhawks' 74-71 loss to Missouri on Feb. 4, 2012.
The Missouri Tigers scored the game's final 11 points, rallying to beat Kansas, 74-71, on Saturday night at Mizzou Arena in Columbia, Mo.
KU had one last chance to tie it at the buzzer, but a desperation three by Elijah Johnson only hit backboard.
Marcus Denmon led Missouri with 29 points on 10-for-16 shooting.
KU was led by Thomas Robinson, who posted 25 points and 13 rebounds. Nineteen of his 25 points came in the second half.
Tyshawn Taylor added 21 points for KU.
KU (18-5, 8-2 Big 12) will travel to Baylor for a 6 p.m. game Wednesday.