2:00 PM ET, March 6, 2010
Mizzou Arena, Columbia, Missouri
COLUMBIA, Mo. -- Chasing a loose ball, Marcus Morris collided with Marcus Denmon and fell backward. His head hit a courtside table with an audible thud, causing a quiet hush to come over the rowdy Missouri fans.Morris lay on the court for several minutes, then gingerly walked to the locker room amid respectful applause. He returned to finish up a double-double, and the second-ranked Jayhawks went on to beat rival Missouri 77-56 on Saturday.
• The Jayhawks close out the regular season with a 29-2 record and have 1,999 wins in school history.
• Tyshawn Taylor led four Kansas players in double figures with 13 points.
• Marcus Morris had 12 points and 10 rebounds before sustaining a head injury after slamming into a courtside table. He returned to the game.
• Missouri lost at home for the second time in the last 37 games.
-- ESPN Stats & Information
Team Stat Comparison
|FG Made-Attempted||30-57 (.526)||23-65 (.354)|
|3P Made-Attempted||6-12 (.500)||3-22 (.136)|
|FT Made-Attempted||11-15 (.733)||7-10 (.700)|
|Fouls (Tech/Flagrant)||10 (0/0)||17 (0/0)|