Mizzou Women’s Basketball won its first postseason WNIT game since 2003 on Thursday night with a 69-61 victory at Northern Iowa. The Tigers improve to 18-13 overall with the win and advance to play Kansas State in the second round of the tournament. The Tigers’ 18 wins so far this season are the most for a Mizzou team since the 2005-06 season when the Tigers finished with a 21-10 record overall.
Sophomore Jordan Frericks earned her 12th double-double of the season in the Tiger win as she tallied 14 points and grabbed 14 rebounds on the night. Both Morgan Eye and Maddie Stock scored in double-figures. Eye knocked down three, three-pointers and finished with 14 points overall.
Mizzou will face Kansas State in the second round of the WNIT with the game date, time and location to be announced.
Story courtesy-Mizzou Athletics