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Tigers roll past Texas A&M

Missouri beat Texas A&M 66-43 Saturday to earn its first SEC win of the season. (Tony Mullen/KRCG13)

COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) -- Jordan Geist scored 17 points and Jeremiah Tilmon added 14 as Missouri dominated Texas A&M 66-43 on Saturday.

Geist made 6-of-7 shots from the field, including 4-of-5 3-pointers. Nearly halfway through the second half, the Aggies had made only six field goals for the game, as the Tigers poured it on with the outcome no longer in doubt.

Missouri (10-6, 1-4 Southeastern Conference) won its first league game while A&M (7-9, 1-4) lost its fourth consecutive home game.

Josh Nebo led A&M with 12 points and Jay Jay Chandler added 11.

Kevin Puryear had 10 rebounds to help Missouri earn a 39-33 advantage. The Tigers overwhelmed the Aggies in points in the paint (28-10)

Missouri shot 48 percent from the field (25 of 52) while the Aggies shot a season-low 26 percent (13 of 50).

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