Kowalewski sets scoring mark

Sunday, February 6, 2005 | 12:00 a.m. CST; updated 6:14 a.m. CDT, Tuesday, July 22, 2008

The Columbia College women’s basketball team defeated Hannibal-LaGrange 90-66 on Saturday in Hannibal to improve to 8-0 in conference play.

Senior Lisa Kowalewski of St. Charles became Columbia College’s all-time leading scorer in men’s and women’s basketball early in the first half. Her 20 points put her 19 ahead of former record-holder Mike Kiehne, who played from 1990-1994. She has 1,887 points for her career.

Columbia’s Charliss Ridley led all scorers with 22.

Columbia College, 21-5 overall, hosts Missouri Baptist at 7 p.m. Tuesday.

MU WRESTLING: Oklahoma defeated the Tigers 18-14 on Saturday in Norman, Okla. The four wrestlers who earned points for the Tigers were Brad Cieleski, Tyron Woodley, Ben Askren and Matt Pell.

The loss drops No. 12 Missouri, which also lost at No. 1 Oklahoma State 31-9 on Friday, to 13-5 and 0-3 in the conference.

The Tigers host No. 2 Iowa State at 1 p.m. Sunday.

MU SWIMMING: The Missouri women’s swimming and diving team upset previously unbeaten Nebraska on Saturday in Lincoln to end its regular season.

The Tigers won 153-147 by winning the final two events and capturing 9-of-16 total events.

Missouri, 7-3 and 3-1 in the conference, competes next in the Big 12 Championships on Feb. 23-26 in College Station, Texas.

COLUMBIA COLLEGE MEN’S BASKETBALL: The Cougars defeated Central Methodist 80-77 Saturday in Fayette.

Tim Melz made a 3-pointer at the buzzer to give Columbia College the win. The Cougars gave away a six-point lead in the final minute before Melz’s shot.

Aaron Edwards led five Cougars in double figures with 20 points and 10 assists. Columbia College is now 16-10 and will host Harris-Stowe State College at 7 p.m. Thursday.

MU WOMEN'S SOCCER: The Tigers signed seven recruits and one transfer.

Joining Missouri next year will be Mo Redmond from Brownsburg, Ind., Ashley Hamblin of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, Kat Tarr of Vancouver, Wash., Lindsay McCoy of Blue Springs, Meghan Pfeiffer of Chesterfield, Mallory Forst of Ballwin, Janelle Cordia of Columbia and Ann Baxter of Dallas who is transferring from Wake Forest.

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