Columbia, Mo. • Jabari Brown scored 21 points, Alex Oriakhi tied a career high with 18 and No. 22 Missouri cruised to an 81-59 victory over Vanderbilt on Saturday.
Missouri (15-4, 4-2 Southeastern Conference) led 49-20 at halftime thanks to an early 32-2 run spanning 11 minutes, 47 seconds. After going 5 of 27 on 3-point attempts Tuesday against South Carolina, the Tigers hit 11 of 21 on Saturday, including eight in the first half for a rare fast start.
Rod Odom matched a career high with 17 points for Vanderbilt (8-10, 2-4).