Jerry Tillery slowed down a bit during the spring as the grind of practice and the adjustment to college life caught up to him.
In losing Kerry Cooks to Oklahoma, Notre Dame lost a popular coach who spearheaded recruiting efforts in a talent-rich state.
Missouri has its first back-to-back wins in SEC play, but is still in pursuit of its first road victory of the season.
GRAMBLING, La. (AP) Matt Smith tallied 17 points and seven rebounds to help Mississippi Valley State beat Grambling State 65-50 Monday night and hand the Tigers their 18th straight loss.