MU Women's Basketball
Despite 14 points from sophomore Lianna Doty, Missouri lost to Creighton 77-51 in the first round of the WNIT in Omaha, Neb., on Thursday. The Tigers finish the season 17-14.
The Bluejays (19-13) and Tigers (17-13) play in separate conferences, but a brief analysis of each program reveals plenty of common ground between these opening-round opponents.
Missouri women's basketball senior forward Bri Kulas was named to The Associated Press All-SEC second team on Tuesday.
The Missouri Tigers received an at-large berth to the Women's National Invitation Tournament on Monday. The Tigers play at Creighton on Thursday.
The Missouri women's basketball team had offensive outbursts in each half, but the Tigers could not hold on to capture their first SEC tournament victory on Wednesday against Mississippi State.
Missouri will play Mississippi State at 5 p.m. Wednesday to open the Southeastern Conference tournament in Duluth, Ga. The Tigers face an uphill battle as they need to win five consecutive games to win the conference championship.
South Carolina coach Dawn Staley says the depth of the Southeastern Conference gives her extra pride in the Gamecocks' first conference title.
The Gamecocks (26-3, 14-2 SEC) are the team to beat in the Southeastern Conference tournament, which begins Wednesday.
Missouri's Bri Kulas was the lone Tiger to crack the All-Southeastern Conference team for women's basketball, which was released Tuesday. The all-conference team was voted on by coaches from the 14 SEC teams.
Kulas was among 10 first-team selections. The full list of honorees is below.
Robin Pingeton and the Missouri women's basketball team head into Southeastern Conference tournament on Wednesday as the No. 12 seed. The Tigers face Mississippi State at 5 p.m.
The Missouri women's basketball came up short against Arkansas Sunday afternoon. The Tigers dropped their final regular season game 72-70 in Fayetteville despite a career-night from freshman Jordan Frericks. Missouri will be the No. 12 seed in the SEC tournament. The Tigers will play Mississippi State on Wednesday.
The Missouri women's basketball team closes its regular season Sunday afternoon on the road against Arkansas. The Razorbacks beat the Tigers earlier this season in Columbia.
Missouri women's basketball steals a 75-72 win over Ole Miss, despite missing senior captain Bri Kulas down the stretch.
Missouri women's basketball added two more members to its 1,000 point club Thursday night when senior Bri Kulas and Morgan Eye both reached the milestone. Missouri beat Ole Miss 75-72 at Mizzou Arena.
Missouri women's basketball team has lived and died by the 3-pointer for the past few seasons. With two regular season games and a conference tournament to go, the Tigers' shooters must impress if they hope to qualify for the NCAA tournament.
Missouri struggled to knock down shots in its 56-50 loss to No. 10 Tennessee at Mizzou Arena on Sunday. Four Tigers scored for Missouri as the team shot just 29.2 percent from the field.
One year after upsetting then No. 9 Tennessee at Mizzou Arena, the Tigers welcome the No. 10 Volunteers to Columbia for what could be another pivotal matchup.
Missouri's Sierra Michaelis shined in her second career start and led the way to a 81-76 win over Florida in the Tigers' first-ever visit to Gainesville, Fla.
Sophomore Michelle Hudyn has made the most of her limited minutes this season for the Missouri women's basketball team.
Led by a dominant first-half performance, the Missouri women's basketball team coasted to a 68-58 victory at Auburn. The win breaks a three game losing skid for the Tigers and qualifies the team for postseason play.
With five games to go, the Missouri women's basketball team must take advantage of its final opportunities to make hopes of postseason play a reality.