Mizzou seeks fourth straight win in pursuit of bowl bid

COLUMBIA, Mo. — Missouri lost its fifth consecutive game on Oct. 15, a 53-28 defeat at Georgia that sent the Tigers to 1-5 halfway through the season.

Four weeks later, Missouri owns a three-game winning streak and has put itself in bowl contention. Its final three opponents — Tennessee, Vanderbilt and Arkansas — have a combined Southeastern Conference record of 1-14.Before hitting the road for their final two games, the Tigers will take on Tennessee (4-5, 0-5) on Saturday at home.Missouri (4-5, 1-4) is building off of a 45-16 trouncing of Florida last weekend. Quarterback Drew Lock threw for 228 yards, three touchdowns and an interception ...