For the first time since the 2005-06 season the Central Missouri Jennies are heading to the MIAA Tournament Championship game as they defeated No. 15 Emporia State, 79-74, in Municipal Auditorium today.

This is the second time this season that Central Missouri has defeated Emporia State, both times the Hornets were ranked. The Jennies (19-10) have also won their last 12 of 14 games.