October 11, 2007

Tigers need no motivation for Oklahoma

Getting motivated for a huge game in front of 70-thousand of your own rabid fans generally is not that hard. Proof of that is the way Missouri played last weekend against Nebraska. The question now facing the Tigers is how do they carry that motivation on the road?

"When you got 70 thousand fans out there going crazy, it's kind of hard to let them down," said Sean Weatherspoon. "You've just got to play with your heart and play with emotion and we go down to Norman and play with heart and play with emotion."

Missouri says they can actually look back to Nebraska to draw something for the showdown with the No. 6 Sooners.

In fact, Missouri might just be able to use the crowd again this week, but in a much different way.

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