MU Women's Basketball
Cindy Stein, who is stepping down as the head coach of the Tigers after 12 seasons, spoke with the media on Tuesday morning.
Cindy Stein, in her 12th season as head coach of the Missouri women's basketball team, announced Monday she will be stepping down at the conclusion of the season.
The Tigers lost their ninth straight game in a 67-51 defeat at No.3 Nebraska.
Even with all the struggles for the women's basketball team on the court, the players have been able to shine off the court. With all the volunteer work, the team makes a positive impact in the community.
The Tigers led throughout most of the game, but a 3-pointer by the Buffaloes' Brittany Spears sent the game to overtime.
Leading scorer Jessra Johnson normally starts for the Missouri women's basketball team. She responded well coming off the bench Tuesday, scoring 17 and adding 11 rebounds. Christine Flores, the third leading scorer on the team, had in 11 points in just eight minutes of play.
Missouri women's basketball coach Cindy Stein is in the final year of her contract and her team sits in last place in the Big 12 Conference standings.
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.