Maddie Stock, a 6-foot-1 guard at St. Joseph's Academy in St. Louis, signed a letter of intent to play for the Missouri women's basketball team next season.
The Tigers are a No. 2 seed in the West region of the NCAA Tournament and will play No. 15 seed Norfolk State on Friday in Omaha, Neb.
Missouri fans and players gathered at Mizzou Arena on Sunday for the announcement of the seeds. Missouri will face No. 15 seed Norfolk State on Friday in Omaha, Neb.
The Tigers received the No. 2 seed in the West Region and will face No. 15 seed Norfolk State in their first game.
The Tigers defeated Alcorn State 9-0 and Northern Illinois 8-0 on Sunday to improve to 16-3.
The Missouri men's basketball team greeted fans at Mizzou Arena after returning from Kansas City on Saturday.
The Big East led all conferences with nine teams selected for the NCAA Tournament.
The game was scheduled to be the last of a four-game series. The Tigers won the first three games of the series 10-4, 5-3 and 3-2.
Missouri graduates its two leading scorers in Christine Flores and BreAnna Brock, but coach Robin Pingeton remains excited about her returning players.
After beating Baylor 90-75 in their final Big 12 Conference game, the Tigers, decked out in gold Big 12 champion T-shirts, huddled around Missouri coach Frank Haith to accept the trophy.
The Missouri men's basketball team defeated Baylor 90-75 to clinch the Big 12 Conference Tournament championship.
Marcus Denmon, Missouri's leading scorer this season with an average of 18 points per game, showed selflessness on the court, playing 36 minutes in Saturday's victory that advanced Missouri to the Big 12 title game.
The Tigers defeated the Bears 90-75 Saturday at the Sprint Center in Kansas City for the Big 12 Conference Tournament championship title.
The Tigers want the respect that a No. 1-seed would symbolize, but the numbers don't necessarily add up in Missouri's favor.
Thirty-eight days have passed since Dorial Green-Beckham, the top football recruit in the nation, signed a letter of intent to play for Missouri. The overwhelming hysteria preceding that signature has abated.
Starter Rob Zastryzny struck out three in six innings of work and Dane Opel went 2-for-3 at the plate, driving in a run and scoring one in the first game of the double-header.
Chelsea Thomas threw eight strikeouts and shut out Boise State for the second day in a row as the Tigers won two more games at the DeMarini Invitational.
The rivalry between Missouri and Kansas in the Big 12 is over, as Baylor advances to the Big 12 championships after beating Kansas on Friday. Missouri will face Baylor at 5:00 p.m. Saturday at the Sprint Center in Kansas City.
Missouri advances to the Big 12 championship where the Tigers will face the Baylor Bears.
Four home runs, including one by freshman Kelsea Roth, propelled the Tigers to run-rule wins over Alcorn State and Boise State by scores of 14-1 and 8-0.