Week 8 Game Summaries Mizzou dropped a huge rivalry game against Texas, losting to the Longhorns 24-17 on the road. The game started out closely as both teams played hard and were tied up at 7 all after the first qtr. Then Texas began to steal away the momentum as they strung together at least 5 big plays, 2 that led to long td's putting away any chance the Mizzou would be able to steal away the road victory. "We just didn't have an answer to some of the speed they had at certain positions." Said Coach PK. "We played on our heels and out of position for most of the game at it cost us even a chance to get a win. We've got some huge adjustments to make before we play out the rest of the schedule."