On Dec. 31 the Missouri Tigers played the Oklahoma State Cowboys in the Liberty Bowl. The Cowboys beat the Tigers 38-33. The passing leaders were #3 Drew Lock for the Tigers, going 23/38 for 373 yards and 3 touchdowns, and #14 Taylor Cornelius for the Cowboys, going 26/44 for 366 yards 4 touchdowns and 2 interceptions. The leading rushers were #34 Larry Rountree III for the Tigers, with 27 touches for 204 yards and a touchdown, and #30 Chuba Hubbard for the Cowboys, with 18 touches for 145 yards and a touchdown. The leading receivers were #12 Johnathon Johnson for the Tigers, with 9 catches for 185 yards and a touchdown, #13 Tyron Johnson for the Cowboys, with 7 catches for 141 yards and 2 touchdowns. The defensive leaders were #47 Cale Garrett for the Tigers, with 6 solo and 2 assisted tackles, and #31 Kolby Peel for the Cowboys, with 8 solo tackles and 1 assisted tackle.