MU Women's Basketball

Missouri AD Mike Alden (and his Chevy) had a memorable run

Mike Alden, Missouri athletics director, sits with news media Tuesday at the Mizzou Athletics Training Complex and answers questions about his resignation and plans in the College of Education. Alden stepped down from his position in January. His successor, Mack Rhoades, will take over on April 27.

Mike Alden's recently embattled Missouri tenure will take a turn as he moves from his position as the athletics director to a job in the College of Education on April 27.


SOPHIE IN THE SPOTLIGHT: Lindsey Cunningham paved the way for All-American younger sister

Sophie Cunningham credits her older sister as her only role model in her athletic success.

Missouri women's basketball downs K-State, advances to 3rd round of WNIT

Morgan Eye was hot from behind the arc, shooting 50 percent from the field and hitting nine 3-pointers. She also had six rebounds and four assists.


Missouri women's basketball beats Northern Iowa in Women's National Invitation Tournament

The Missouri women's basketball team beat the University of Northern Iowa 69-61 to advance to the second round of the Women's National Invitation Tournament.

Missouri women's basketball gears up for WNIT

Missouri will face Northern Iowa on Thursday in the Women’s National Invitation Tournament.

Missouri women's basketball falls to Georgia in SEC tournament

The Missouri women's basketball team lost its opening SEC tournament game for the third straight year, falling 75-64 to Georgia.

South Carolina, Tennessee highlight SEC women's basketball tournament

The tournament began Wednesday night with Auburn's 71-49 win against Florida and an Alabama-Vanderbilt matchup. The field and it features five ranked teams and the usual host of other NCAA Tournament hopefuls from one of the nation's deepest leagues. Missouri will play Georgia at 6 p.m. on Thursday for a shot to face one of those top-tier programs.

Red-hot Missouri set to play Georgia in SEC women's basketball tournament

Although Georgia beat the Missouri women's basketball team in decisive fashion earlier this season, the teams are now in different shape than they were when they played Jan. 8.

Missouri women's basketball closes regular season with win over Arkansas

The Missouri women's basketball team finished the regular season on a four-game winning streak after a 57-41 win over Arkansas on Sunday.

Missouri women beat Texas A&M at the buzzer

Maddie Stock hit a 3-pointer as time expired to give the Missouri women's basketball team (16-12, 6-9 Southeastern Conference) a 70-69 win over No. 12 Texas A&M.

Tigers take down Commodores on the road

The Missouri women's basketball team won its second consecutive game on Sunday, defeating Vanderbilt 54-51.

Missouri women's basketball team takes control, defeats Ole Miss

After a tough loss to Alabama on Thursday, the Missouri women's basketball team bounced back to record a decisive win over Ole Miss on Sunday.

Alabama beats Missouri women's basketball on late 3-pointer

The Missouri women's basketball team (13-12, 3-9 Southeastern Conference) dropped to 2-6 on the road after losing to Alabama on a late shot Thursday night.

What to watch for as Missouri women's basketball season winds down

A look at the Missouri women's basketball team's lighter schedule and the emergence of new players as the regular season nears an end.

Turnovers doom Missouri women's basketball against No. 14 Texas A&M

The Missouri women's basketball team struggled with turnovers in a 55-48 loss to Texas A&M on Thursday.

LSU overcomes late rally to defeat Missouri women's basketball

Despite coming back from a large deficit in the second half, the Missouri women's basketball team fell 74-65 to LSU in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, on Monday.

Rock Bridge's Sophie Cunningham named a McDonald's All-American

Sophie Cunningham, a 6-foot-1 senior guard at Rock Bridge High School and Missouri commit, cracked the 24-player roster, which was announced Wednesday.

Missouri women's basketball can't get shots to fall against No. 14 Kentucky

The Missouri women's basketball team experienced poor shooting luck and fell to an 83-69 defeat against No. 14 Kentucky on Sunday at Mizzou Arena.

Missouri women's basketball's Michaelis makes No. 1 South Carolina work hard for win

In the second half of Missouri's (11-7, 1-4 Southeastern Conference) 60-49 loss to No. 1 South Carolina (17-0, 5-0) on Thursday night, Michaelis gave all she had. Michaelis, who was averaging just 8.2 points per game heading into the night, scored the Tigers first 11 points of the second half and ended the game with a career-high 22 points.

No. 1 South Carolina's height might pose problems for Missouri women's basketball

When the Missouri women's basketball team hosts the No. 1 South Carolina Gamecocks on Thursday night, it will take all the Tigers have to muster a fight.