Turnovers continued to plague the Bears as they fell to another quality opponent.
Missouri State (3-5) is now losers of four of its last five games following a 73-58 loss to Louisiana State in Baton Rouge on Friday night.
The loss concluded the most difficult stretch of the Bears' difficult non-conference schedule. MSU returns home for a three-game homestand beginning Tuesday night against Murray State.
Here's what happened Friday night:
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