Sophie Cunningham scored a game-high 23 points, leading her Tigers to a big conference win against Georgia.
Missouri didn’t have a player in double figures and went scoreless in the final three minutes of the game.
Sunday’s win was Missouri’s first win at an AP top 10 team since beating Georgia in 2001.
The conference’s 40th season of women’s basketball will be Missouri’s seventh since joining the league in 2012-13.
Cierra Porter poised to provide new life for the Tigers both on and off the court.
Cierra Porter joined the 1,000 career point club from the charity stripe in her first game back for the Tigers.
Cierra Porter to make midseason return to Missouri women's basketball
The Tigers had eight different players score in their win over the Illini.
Sophie Cunningham scored 20 points as she lead the Tigers to a nonconference victory.
The Tigers had three players in double figures, but it wasn’t enough to get past the surging Coyotes.