MU Women's Basketball
After a record-breaking offensive performance last Sunday, the Missouri women's basketball team focuses on defense as they prepare for Monday's competition against Belmont.
The Missouri women's basketball team is off to a hot start. It's posted a 9-1 record to begin the season. Here are nine things we've learned about the team.
The Missouri women's basketball team set records in points scored in a half and total points scored in its 126-55 win against Bradley. The Tigers made 18 3-pointers, tying the record set by last year's team.
After a big offensive night against Oral Roberts, Missouri women's basketball hopes to have the same success against Bradley University. Tipoff is set for 2 p.m. Sunday at Mizzou Arena.
Morgan and Maddie Stock each scored 15 points and led Missouri's offensive outburst in a 86-64 victory over the Oral Roberts Golden Eagles.
Morgan Eye and Bree Fowler are only juniors but are the two players that have been with Missouri the longest. For the Tigers, two rocks are better than one.
The Missouri women's basketball team fell to the University of Miami in the championship game of the University of Miami Thanksgiving Tournament.
In its first game of the Miami Thanksgiving Tournament, Missouri beat Hartford 68-45. The win was Robin Pingeton's 50th with the Tigers.
Missouri women's basketball travels to Miami to play in the Miami Thanksgiving Tournament. Missouri is 6-0, and the next win will be coach Robin Pingeton's 50th with Missouri.
Morgan and Maddie Stock knew they wanted to play college basketball together. Now in their second year, the Missouri guards contribute to the strong offensive effort coming off the bench.
Even though the Tigers started off slowly, junior guard Morgan Eye helped pick things up in the second period with three consecutive makes from beyond the arc.
Despite a sluggish first-half performance, Missouri held Southeast Missouri State to one 2-pointer in the first seven minutes of the second half and forced 21 turnovers over the course of the game to claim a 62-57 victory Thursday night.
Born and raised in Mercer, Sierra Michaelis broke multiple records on her way to becoming 2013 Miss Show-Me Basketball. Now, Missouri's freshman guard must transition from high school basketball to Division I competition.
Four players scored in double digits as the Missouri women's basketball team beat Evansville 78-43 at Mizzou Arena on Thursday night.
In the first two games of the season, the Missouri women's basketball team's bench has outscored its opponent's benches 51-20. Coach Robin Pingeton isn't surprised.
Team defense led the Missouri women's basketball team to victory in its home opener against SIU-Edwardsville. Highlighted by Morgan Stock's three-point shooting, the bench scored 31 of the team's 59 points.
Last year, Missouri's 17 wins marked its highest total since the 2006-07 season. One year later, Missouri features one of the Southeastern Conference's younger teams. Fourth-year coach Robin Pingeton expects her team to show signs of their youth early in Friday's competition.
Missouri won 79-53 against the Quincy Hawks in Tuesday's exhibition women's basketball game.
Missouri's women's basketball joins new and old faces and looks toward the next few weeks of games.
The NCAA women's basketball committee will meet next week in Nashville, Tenn., site of the 2014 Final Four, to discuss the recommendations.