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By Tim Letcher
SEC Digital Network
Henry Josey rushed for a 57-yard touchdown with 3:34 remaining to provide the margin of victory as Missouri beat Texas A&M 28-21 on Saturday night in Columbia.
After going 5-7 last year, Missouri has posted an 11-1 mark so far this season, and the Tigers will meet Auburn in the SEC Championship Game on Saturday in Atlanta.
James Franklin had 233 yards passing and a pair of touchdowns, and he also rushed for 80 yards in the win.
Missouri's defense did a good job containing Johnny Manziel, holding the defending Heisman Trophy winner to 195 yards passing and 21 yards rushing. Manziel did have one touchdown pass.
Passing - Johnny Manziel, 24-35, 195 yards, 1 TD
Rushing - Brandon Williams, 6 carries, 57 yards
Receiving - Travis Labhart, 7 receptions, 81 yards
Passing - James Franklin, 18-28, 233 yards, 2 TD
Rushing - Henry Josey, 13 carries, 96 yards, 1 TD
Receiving - L'Damian Washington, 7 receptions, 98 yards, 1 TD
Gary Pinkel is now tied with Don Faurot for the winningest coach in Missouri history with 101 wins.
Missouri recorded its third 11-win season in school history.
Missouri won its fourth game against a ranked opponent in a season for the first time in school history.