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Oriakhi strong inside, No. 21 Missouri manhandles Ole Miss 98-79

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    Missouri's Phil Pressey, center, passes the ball between Mississippi's Jarvis Summers, left, Terry Brutus, right front, and Murphy Holloway during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013, in Columbia, Mo. (AP Photo/L.G. Patterson)The Associated Press

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    Missouri's Laurence Bowers, center, loses the ball between Mississippi's Jarvis Summers, left, and Marshall Henderson during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013, in Columbia, Mo. (AP Photo/L.G. Patterson)The Associated Press

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    Missouri's Phil Pressey, right, shoots over Mississippi Jarvis Summers during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013, in Columbia, Mo. (AP Photo/L.G. Patterson)The Associated Press

Alex Oriakhi had a career-high 22 points to go with 18 rebounds, three blocks and a central role in a second-half fracas of No. 21 Missouri's easy 98-79 victory over Mississippi on Saturday.

Phil Pressey had four assists to break Anthony Peeler's career school record and had 22 points for Missouri (17-6, 6-4 Southeastern Conference), which bounced back nicely from its latest discouraging road loss, a 1-point setback at Texas A&M on Thursday. The Tigers are 14-0 at home and 0-5 on the road.

Marshall Henderson had 16 points on 4-for-15 shooting for Mississippi (18-5, 7-3), which was on the verge of cracking the Top 25 last week but has lost three of four. Jarvis Summers also had 16 points while Murphy Holloway, coming off a career-best 24 points, was held to seven in 30 minutes.

Ole Miss whipped then-No. 10 Missouri 64-49 at home on Jan. 12, but gave up 50 points in the first half of the rematch and was outrebounded 50-32.