9:00 PM ET, January 25, 2010
Allen Fieldhouse, Lawrence, Kansas
LAWRENCE, Kan. -- Battling a lingering illness and distraught as his grandmother battled a terminal illness, Cole Aldrich wasn't the same fun-loving goofball he had been during first two months of the season.His lungs and his mind finally clear, the big fella is starting to enjoy himself again.Aldrich dominated Missouri inside with 12 points, 16 rebounds and seven blocked shots, helping No. 2 Kansas run over the rival Tigers 84-65 Monday night.
• Cole Aldrich had 12 points and 16 rebounds as Kansas beat Missouri for the 11th straight time at home.
• Marcus Morris led the team with 17 points, his fifth straight game in double digits.
• The Jayhawks have won 54 straight home games, the longest active streak in the nation. They're one win shy of tying the second-longest home winning streak in school history.
• Missouri shot just 28 percent from the floor and 6-for-18 from 3-point range.
-- ESPN Stats & Information
Team Stat Comparison
|FG Made-Attempted||19-68 (.279)||28-57 (.491)|
|3P Made-Attempted||6-18 (.333)||9-19 (.474)|
|FT Made-Attempted||21-24 (.875)||19-26 (.731)|
|Fouls (Tech/Flagrant)||21 (0/0)||23 (0/0)|