Big 12 Tournament 2011 Bracket Update: Texas A&M Stomps Missouri To Advance To The Semifinals

The Texas A&M Aggies are moving on in the Big 12 Tournament after an easy, 86-71 win over Missouri on Thursday night. The Aggies were in control the whole way, taking a 13-point lead into the half and coasting in the second half with the game well in hand. Texas A&M heads to the semifinals on Friday while Missouri heads home with the loss.

B.J. Holmes and David Loubeau each scored a team-high 20 points for the Aggies in the win. Nathan Walkup added 16 points to round out the Aggies' three-headed attack. Kourtney Roberson had a team-high eight rebounds off the bench.

Marcus Denmon scored a game-high 22 points for the Tigers in the loss. Laurence Bowers added 13 points and Kim English chipped in 12. Phil Pressey scored nine points and had a team-high six assists off the bench , as well. Bowers finished with a team-high six rebounds.

The Aggies move on to face in-state rival Texas in the second semifinal on Friday. The Aggies and Longhorns do battle at 9:30 p.m. on ESPN3.

For more on the Aggies, check out SB Nation's I Am The 12th Man. To connect with Mizzou fans, visit Rock M Nation.

Quarterfinals: Thursday, March 10

No. 1 Kansas Jayhawks def. OSU, 63-62

Colorado def. No. 4 Kansas St. Wildcats, 87-75

No. 2 Texas Longhorns def. Oklahoma

No. 3 Texas A&M Aggies vs. Mizzou, 86-71

Semifinals: Friday, March 11

Kansas vs. Colorado, 7, ESPN3

Texas vs. Texas A&M, 9:30, ESPN3

Championship game: Saturday, March 12

Semifinals winners, 6, ESPN

For more on the 2011 Big East tournament, stay tuned to this StoryStream and join Big 12 Hoops and SB Nation Kansas CityBrowse our 300 team blogs for a community devoted to your school, and visit our NCAA basketball hub for more on other conference tournaments.

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