Dixon leads No. 7 Missouri over Iowa State

Michael Dixon had a game-high 21 points to ranked Tigers 72, on Wednesday.

Ricardo Ratliffe scored 16 points for Missouri (26-4, 13-4 Big 12), which snapped a two-game losing streak and clinched the No. 2 seed in the upcoming Big 12 Tournament.

Marcus Denmon finished with 14 points and seven rebounds, while Kim English contributed totals of 13 and eight in the win. Phil Pressey added 11 points and four assists.

Royce White registered 20 points, nine assists and six rebounds for the Cyclones (21-9, 11-6), who had their winning streak halted at three games.

Melvin Ejim supplied a double-double of 10 points and 13 boards in defeat.