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.
GRAMBLING, La. (AP) Tevin Hammond scored 20 points, and Arkansas-Pine Bluff made an 11-point run late in the second half to beat Grambling State 79-67 on Saturday.
THIBODAUX, La. (AP) Dantrell Thomas scored 15 points and Nicholls State held off Sam Houston State in overtime for a 70-67 win on Saturday.