MU Women's Basketball
RaeShara Brown led the Tigers with 27 points and Christine Flores had 24, but the Missouri women's basketball team couldn’t have upset Texas without Otote’s 14.
A late rally gave the Missouri women's basketball team an 85-80 victory over No. 22-ranked Texas in a Big 12 Conference opener Saturday at Mizzou Arena.
Yvonne Anderson, the daughter of MU men's basketball coach Mike Anderson and a former standout at Hickman, will return to Columbia on Saturday with the Texas Longhorns women's basketball team to open Big 12 Conference play against Missouri.
Missouri fell 83-51 at Xavier on Wednesday in its last nonconference game of the season, but Tigers coach Robin Pingeton said her team played with focus and energy.
The Tigers were on a five-game winning streak before getting blown out by Florida State. They hope for a quick turnaround in their final nonconference game of the season Wednesday in Cincinnati, Ohio, where they will face the No. 9 Xavier Musketeers.
Florida State's defense caused problems for the Tigers, especially senior guard RaeShara Brown.
The Seminoles's inside presence helped give them the edge over the Tigers.
The Missouri women's basketball team will have a rare opportunity Sunday when it plays No. 25 Florida State.
Great ball movement lead to a 47-point first half for the Tigers, who went on defeat the Alabama-Birmingham Blazers 82-73 on Wednesday night at Mizzou Arena.
Gary Taylor finished his first stint as director of the Marching Mizzou Alumni Band at the Missouri women's basketball game Wednesday.
Junior forward Christine Flores is used to playing in the paint for the Missouri women's basketball team. But this season, she has shown versatility, leading the team in 3-point shooting.
Shakara Jones became the 28th Tiger to reach 1,000 career points in the Missouri women's basketball team's 68-65 win against California-Riverside on Tuesday at Mizzou Arena.
Kishaun Williams, a freshman guard for the Missouri women's basketball team, says she has had to get used to being away from her family in Baton Rouge, La.
The Tigers easily beat the New Jersey Institute of Technology 72-37.
Tigers freshmen Tori Niemann and Paige Spietz have a chance to prove they can be productive players, but they spent the past week focusing on their first finals week of college.
Junior BreAnna Brock was told just before tipoff Saturday that she would start. She made the most of it, scoring 12 points in the Missouri women's basketball team's 73-48 win over UMKC.
Ralph and Connie Flores flew to Missouri from San Antonio to watch their daughter, junior forward Christine Flores, play in Missouri's 72-48 victory Saturday over Missouri-Kansas City.
The Missouri women's basketball team will host an in-state opponent Saturday, the University of Missouri-Kansas City Kangaroos. The Tigers are 10-1 versus the Roos all-time.
Defense played a large role for the Missouri women's basketball team Tuesday in a 53-30 victory over Tennessee-Martin in the Tigers' first home game of the season.
Sydney Crafton has shown steady improvement since being thrown into the starting lineup when Bekah Mills was lost for the season with an ACL injury, and Tuesday was Crafton's best game yet.