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The Best Missouri Tigers Running Backs of All Time

Updated December 4, 2019 1.3k votes 213 voters 2.7k views30 items

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College football fans, we’re ranking the best Missouri Tigers running backs of all time. It includes every starting running back throughout Missouri Tigers history, including current running backs and past ones. This Missouri football roster has famous All-Americans, Missouri running backs in the NFL, and Tigers players in the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Featuring some of the greatest college running backs of all time, the best Missouri RBs include Zack Abron, Henry Josey, Tony Temple, and Ish Witter. 

Who are the greatest running backs in Missouri Tigers history? Add your favorites if they’re not all on this list of University of Missouri football players who have played as running back. 

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  • James Wilder1

    1978 - 1980

  • Henry Josey2
    73
    28

    Henry Josey

    2010 - 2013

  • Larry Rountree III3
    44
    20

    Larry Rountree III

    2017 - 2018

  • Tony Galbreath4

    1974 - 1975

  • Devin West5
    39
    16

    Devin West

    1995 - 1998

  • Marcus Murphy6
    44
    23

    Marcus Murphy

    2010 - 2014

  • Russell Hansbrough7
    37
    19

    Russell Hansbrough

    2012 - 

  • Tony Temple8
    43
    28

    Tony Temple

    2004 - 2007

  • Damarea Crockett9
    40
    28

    Damarea Crockett

    2016 - 2018

  • Brock Olivo10
    36
    26

    Brock Olivo

    1994 - 1997

  • Joe Moore11
    28
    16

    Joe Moore

    1968 - 1970

  • Charlie Brown12
    23
    10

    Charlie Brown

    1964 - 

  • Derrick Washington13
    24
    13

    Derrick Washington

    2007 - 2009

  • Darrell Wallace14
    24
    15

    Darrell Wallace

    1984 - 1987

  • Tommie Stowers15
    21
    14

    Tommie Stowers

    1986 - 1989

  • Zack Abron16
    23
    19

    Zack Abron

    2000 - 

  • James Franklin17

    2010 - 2013

  • Earl Gant18
    18
    13

    Earl Gant

    1976 - 1978

  • Mel West19
    17
    14

    Mel West

    1958 - 1960

  • Curtis Brown20
    13
    10

    Curtis Brown

    1975 - 1976

  • Ray Bybee21
    10
    8

    Ray Bybee

    1972 - 1974

  • Ish Witter22
    18
    19

    Ish Witter

    2014 - 2017

  • Kendial Lawrence23
    13
    12

    Kendial Lawrence

    2009 - 2012

  • Bob Meyer24
    11
    10

    Bob Meyer

    1978 - 1981

  • Eric Drain25
    10
    10

    Eric Drain

    1982 - 1985