COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) - Carl Gettis returned a fumble 19 yards to
score on the first play of the game and was among seven Missouri
players getting a touchdown apiece in a 51-13 rout of Miami of Ohio
Missouri (4-0) scored on runs of 39 yards by Kendial Lawrence
and 28 yards by Henry Josey while going ahead 21-0 in the first
quarter. Blaine Gabbert threw a touchdown pass and scored on a
1-yard sneak for the Tigers, who ended suspense immediately a week
after needing a last-minute touchdown to beat underdog San Diego
Armand Robinson had 10 receptions for 99 yards for Miami of Ohio
(2-2), which had three turnovers in the first half and had five
fumbles, losing two of them.
Trevor Cook had two field goals for the RedHawks, including a
career-long 40-yarder in the third quarter. The lone touchdown came
on a 12-yard reception by Jamal Rodgers with 1:40 to go.