Hot-shooting Tigers down Austin Peay

COLUMBIA | Missouri shot a season-high 62.1 percent in shooting down Austin Peay 94-79 today.

The Tigers connected on 36 of 58 from the field, including going 10 of 19 from three-point range.

Kim English led the way with 23 points, the sophomore guard’s third game in the last four he’s topped 20 points.

Marcus Denmon matched his career-high with 17 points off the bench, the fourth time that the sophomore guard from Kansas City has hit that standard this season.

With its 26th straight victory at Mizzou Arena, Missouri now moves to 9-3 with a fourth consecutive triumph.

Austin Peay fell to 8-6.