The Missouri St. women’s basketball team topped Bradley 66-45 at the Hammons Student Center Thursday night. Seniro guard Kari Koch scored 20 points, 18 in the first half, to move into fourth on the MSU all-time scoring list. She now has 1,787 points and moved past Jeanette Tendai on the list.
Her efforts were flanked by Tiff Terwelp, who had 14 points. Sarah Klaassen and Kayli Combs had 12 apiece.
The Lady Bears jumped out to a 37-29 lead at the half and continued to pour it on defensively in the second half. Missouri St. held Bradley to 6-of-28 shooting over the final 20 minutes.
With the win MSU improved to 9-8 overall and 3-5 in the Missouri Valley Conference, while the Braves dropped to 5-12 and 1-7.