Mizzou Basketball Teams on the Rise
Mizzou Women Crack Top 25
The Missouri women's basketball team is nationally ranked for the first time since 1984. The 12-2 Tigers are ranked 24th in this week's Associated Press poll. Mizzou has an 11-game winning streak, its longest in 21 years. Tiger senior guard LaToya Bond is the Big 12 Player of the Week, the first time in five years a Tiger won that honor. Mizzou plays at Nebraska Wednesday night.
Mizzou Men Visit Oklahoma
The Missouri men's basketball team, fresh off a win over Oklahoma State, visits the 22nd-ranked Oklahoma Sooners Tuesday night. Mizzou won its conference opener against the Cowboys 69-61 Saturday night, thanks to 23 points apiece from guards Jimmy McKinney and Thomas Gardner. The Tigers and Sooners tip off at 7:05 p.m. in Norman.