MU Women's Basketball
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.
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.
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.
In the first nine minutes of the second half, Morgan Eye, Sierra Michaelis, Bree Fowlerand Maddie Stock all hit 3-pointers to push the Tigers to a lead they wouldn't lose.
The Bulldogs (14-2, 2-1) made 12 steals and forced 22 total turnovers while making the Missouri offense look helpless at times during the night.
In a game featuring 49 total turnovers and 48 total fouls, the Missouri women lost to No. 17 Mississippi State on Sunday 53-47.
After landing first blow, the Missouri women's basketball team fell to the No. 8-ranked Volunteers 63-53.
Junior guards Maddie and Morgan Stock have emerged as two of the Missouri women's basketball team's strongest 3-point shooters.
Missouri coach Robin Pingeton said sophomore forward Kayla McDowell will be able to receive a medical redshirt for the 2014-15 season.
The Missouri women's basketball team overcame a barrage of recent injuries, the pressures of finals week and a condensed schedule to defeat Northern Illinois on Sunday.
A strong second-half defensive performance from the Missouri women's basketball team led the Tigers to a 53-50 victory over Colorado on Friday night.
Missouri sophomore forward Kayla McDowell went down with 8:57 left in the game. Coach Robin Pingeton fears it could be an ACL tear.
The Missouri women's basketball team defeated Saint Louis 74-55 Monday night at Mizzou Arena.
A key play from Jordan Frericks, Morgan Eye and Juanita Robinson led the Missouri women's basketball team to a win over Loyola (Illinois) on Wednesday. The win gave coach Robin Pingeton the 400th of her career.
Here's a look at how each player filling Lianna Doty's minutes has handled the position through five games.
After allowing 32 free-throw attempts against the California Bears last Sunday, the Missouri women's basketball team held Milwaukee to nine in a 68-55 win on Sunday.
Junior guard Juanita Robinson is entering her first year with the Tigers after transferring from Johnson County Community College in Overland Park, Kansas.
Bree Fowler's two 3-pointers and hustle helped Missouri to an 88-42 win over Southeast Missouri State on Monday night.
The Missouri women's basketball team posted an 89-52 victory over Western Illinois on Saturday. After struggles in both of the team's exhibition games, the decisive win was a relief for the Tigers.
Wednesday started the early signing period for most college sports, and many Missouri teams announced the addition of new Tigers.