Maty Mauk ready for first start for Missouri
Redshirt freshman QB Maty Mauk came off the bench to help guide the Tigers to a 41-26 win at No. 7 Georgia, after James Franklin was knocked out of the game with a shoulder injury midway through the fourth quarter .
On his first play, facing a 3rd-and-6 from the MU 45-yardline with 10:35 to play, Mauk broke a couple of tackles on a designed QB keeper for 6 yards to extend the drive.
Two plays later, Mizzou WR Bud Sasser threw a 40-yard TD pass to fellow WR L'Damian Washington with 9:22 to play on a double-pass for a 34-26 leadâ?¦
Mauk ended his relief appearance 3-of-3 passing for 23 yards, while he gained 12 yards rushing on three attempts.
The Tigers scored TDs on two of Mauk's three drives in the final 10:35 of the game as they pulled away for the win.
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