Emptying the notebook.
The St. Louis Post-Dispatch on Missouri's "collapse,"
This loss wouldn’t define this team. Tennessee is next.The build-up for games against Georgia, Florida and South Carolina struck a similar tone. These were validation games. The Bulldogs, Gators and Gamecocks have won the last five SEC Eastern Division titles and seven of the last eight. Tennessee isn’t on the same tier — at least not yet under first-year coach Butch Jones. The Vols were just one of two SEC teams the Tigers beat last year, on the road, no less.