COLLEGE STATION, Texas - The Missouri Tigers may have saved the season deep in the heart of Texas.
Mizzou (4-4, 1-3) scored 14 unanswered points late in the second-half to beat the Texas A&M Aggies (5-3, 3-2) 38-31 in overtime Saturday in College Station.
"To say that I'm proud of our team is an understatement," said Missouri Head Coach Gary Pinkel. "To see their eyes shining again and big smile on their face was a good thing."
Sophomore quarterback James Franklin rebounded from last week's tough loss against Oklahoma State. Franklin threw for 198 yards and rushed for another 97 yards The Texas native accounted for three touchdowns.