MU Women's Basketball
While most people were sitting down for their Thanksgiving dinner, the Missouri women's basketball team was arriving in Florida to play in the Seminole Classic. Being away from family for the holidays has helped the team create a special bond.
The Tigers put its second half woes behind and used a later jumper from Jasmyn Otote to defeat Indiana on the road.
The Tigers play their first road game at 1 p.m. Sunday at Indiana.
Missouri, which led by 17 at halftime, gave up the lead for good when Memphis sophomore Brittany Carter hit a mid-range jumper with 12 seconds remaining.
Memphis coach Melissa McFerrin was a talented basketball player when she played for Missouri in the early 1980s. She returned to Columbia and helped lead her team to a comeback victory against Missouri.
The Tigers' new motto, C.H.A.N.G.E, an acronym standing for competitiveness, happiness, attitude, new beginning, greatness and energy, reflects the goals of the four seniors on this season's team.
A balanced attack led Missouri to a victory against visiting Northern Iowa in its season opener. Missouri's 21 bench points highlighted the team's depth.
The Missouri women's basketball team beat Northern Iowa 74-57 in its regular season opener Sunday night at Mizzou Arena.
After struggling the past two seasons, the Missouri women's basketball team is hoping for a breakout season like so many other athletic programs at Missouri have had recently.
Amanda Hanneman scored a team-high 20 points en route to a 80-59 Missouri victory against Central Missouri in an exhibition game Sunday at Mizzou Arena.
After getting her starting spot taken away by Bekah Mills as a junior, Toy Richbow is back as the starting point guard after Mills tore her ACL.
The Missouri women's basketball team scrimmaged at the Brewer Breakfast on Saturday morning at Brewer Fieldhouse inside the MU Rec Center.
With a roster that includes four starters and four seniors, this year's Missouri women's basketball team thinks it has a great chance to prove naysayers wrong.
The Tigers' women's basketbal team will play 17 home games at Mizzou Arena, eight against Big 12 Conference opponents.
The Missouri women's basketball team held a seven-point lead over No. 23 Texas in the first round of the Big 12 Tournament. But Texas scored seven points in a three-second span and ended the Tigers' season in shocking fashion.
The Sooners have the top seed in the Big 12 women's tournament, which starts Thursday. The conference features six Top 25-ranked teams.
The Big 12 Conference women's basketball tournament begins play on Thursday in Oklahoma City.
The Missouri women's basketball team finished the regular season with four losses in its final five games to finish next-to-last in the Big 12 Conference standings.
Alyssa Hollins, Missouri's only senior, was called for a controversial foul at the end of the Tigers' 62-47 loss to Iowa State.
The No. 24-ranked Iowa State women's basketball team made 10 more 3-pointers than Missouri and shot 70 percent from behind the arc in the second half on Tuesday night.