MU Women's Basketball
The Missouri women's basketball team came out flat, falling behind by as many as 22 points. They were never able to recover and ended up losing 55-42 on Saturday at Iowa State.
The Missouri women's basketball team plays in one of the toughest conferences in the country. Seven teams are ranked in the AP Top 25 and nine are projected to be in the NCAA Tournament.
The Tigers women's basketball team led by six points late, but No. 10 Nebraska scored the game's final 10 points, beating Missouri 82-78 on Saturday afternoon at Mizzou Arena.
Anthony Ainslie has attended every home game the Nebraska women's basketball team has played in the past three years. He also makes many of the weekend bus trips to the away games. With his unorthodox attire and crazy antics, Ainslie leaves a lasting impression.
The Tigers play Nebraska at 1 p.m. Saturday at Mizzou Arena in the annual Pink Zone game, which raises awareness for breast cancer.
The Missouri women's basketball team recruits an all-male practice squad to run the offensive plays of Missouri's opponents.
The Missouri women's basketball team tied for the program's lowest point total Wednesday in a 37-33 loss at Kansas State.
The Missouri women's basketball team dropped to 1-8 in Big 12 play after a 65-39 loss to No. 22 Iowa State on Sunday at Mizzou Arena.
Alison Lacey, a senior point guard from Canberra, Australia who is the NCAA's leader in assist-to-turnover ratio and Iowa State's leading scorer, sparked a 65-39 victory over Missouri on Sunday at Mizzou Arena.
The Tigers play No. 22 Iowa State at 3 p.m. Sunday at Mizzou Arena, while the Super Bowl begins at 5:25 p.m.
Danielle Adams originally signed with Missouri. After being forced to attend junior college because of poor academics, Adams picked Texas A&M over Missouri. Adams led the Aggies with 19 points Wednesday.
Jasmyn Otote, a guard on the Missouri women's basketball team, has made noticeable improvement on her shot. But for Otote, perfecting her game is more fun than hard work.
The Missouri women's basketball team lost 61-59 to Kansas on Saturday at Mizzou Arena, dropping to 1-6 in Big 12 play.
The Missouri women's basketball team is 1-6 in Big 12 play. The Tigers rank near the bottom of the league in most statistical categories. However, Missouri treasures the basketball, ranking second in the conference in both offensive rebounding and turnover margin.
Amanda Hanneman, who was suspended after an altercation in December, has found her 3-point shot again for the Tigers.
The Missouri women's basketball team faced its third straight ranked team Tuesday night, losing 75-60 at No. 15 Oklahoma State.
Jessra Johnson, the Tigers' leading scorer, is soft spoken off the court, which can make her seem aloof at times. But, as her coach and teammates will tell you, she is a very caring person.
More than double the average home attendance showed up Saturday afternoon to see the Missouri women's basketball game at Mizzou Arena. Many came to see Baylor standout Brittney Griner, but the Tigers stole the show with a 70-62 victory over the No. 10 Bears.
Four 3-pointers from Jasmyn Otote helped the Missouri women's basketball team upset No. 10 Baylor 70-62 Saturday afternoon at Mizzou Arena.
Baylor freshman Brittney Griner, known for her dunking and shot-blocking ability, averages 18.9 points a game.