Paradise Island, Bahamas (Sports Network) - Laurence Bowers scored 19 points and pulled down 11 rebounds to lead No. 13 Missouri to a 78-70 win over Stanford on Thursday in the Battle 4 Atlantis.
Phil Pressey had 18 points, nine assists and five rebounds and Earnest Ross had 10 points and 11 boards for the Tigers (4-0), who will face the winner of No. 2 Louisville versus Northern Iowa on Friday.
Chasson Randle had a game-high 22 points and Dwight Powell had 18 points and 12 rebounds for the Cardinal (3-2), losers in two straight.
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