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Former Tiger Sophie Cunningham discusses life in the WNBA

After finishing her college career earlier this year as Missouri’s all-time leading scorer, Cunningham was selected in the second round of the WNBA Draft by the Phoenix Mercury.

Women’s basketball misses out on host bid, set to play at Stanford

Missouri will play in the NCAA Tournament for the third straight season.

Missouri holds on late, upsets No. 11 Tennessee

Sophie Cunningham led the Tigers with 32 points to give Missouri its 10th conference win.

Mizzou dominates on both ends, routs Razorbacks 84-58

After a finding a 19-point lead in the first quarter, Mizzou never looked back, holding onto the lead for the rest of the game.

Women’s basketball uses offensive firepower to defeat Arkansas 88-54

Sophie Cunningham led Missouri with 22 points and was one of five Tigers in double figures.

Tigers upset fourth-ranked South Carolina Gamecocks at home, 83-74

Cunningham led the team with 27 points in her first game back from injury.

Women’s basketball wins Southeastern Conference opener, beats Alabama 62-56

Despite losing junior Sophie Cunningham to a knee injury, Missouri was able to hold off a fourth-quarter rally from the Tide.

Sophie Cunningham propels Missouri women’s basketball to 75-55 win over Indiana

Cunningham scored 17 points in the third quarter to put the game out of reach for the Hoosiers.

Cunningham’s career night leads Tigers to ninth straight win

Sophie Cunningham had 35 points to lead the Tigers to a 78-48 win over SIUE.

Cunningham named to Cheryl Miller Award watch list

Junior guard Sophie Cunningham was one of 20 top small forwards in women’s college basketball selected.

Missouri women’s basketball ranked No. 16 in preseason AP Top 25 poll

This is the second time the Tigers have been ranked in the preseason Top 25 since 1984.

Pingeton, Cunningham and Smith among recipients of top SEC basketball awards

Coach Robin Pingeton became the second coach in program history to earn Coach of the Year honors.

Mizzou women’s basketball upsets No. 25 Texas A&M in overtime thriller

A clutch shot from Sophie Cunningham helped the Tigers’ to their first home win over the Aggies since 2005.

Missouri women’s basketball pulls out wire-to-wire contest against Western Illinois

This game was a strong test of the Tigers’ late game execution and composure, and they passed — but it also served as a wake up call.

Mizzou women’s basketball season outlook plagued by injuries

Coming off a historic season, the team will have much to work on in order to qualify for the NCAA Tournament again.

Takeaways from Mizzou women’s basketball’s preseason opener

The Tigers took care of business in their 30-point victory over Central Missouri, but coach Robin Pingeton stressed the team “still has a lot of work to do.”

Women’s team of the year: Basketball

The team recorded over 20 wins and an NCAA tournament victory for the first time in over a decade.

Mizzou women’s basketball falls to No. 2 seed Texas

Sophie Cunningham scored double figures for the 21st time in 2015-16.

Missouri women’s basketball beats BYU in first round of NCAA tournament

Sophie Cunningham went 7-10 from the field and nabbed 20 points in her first appearance in post-season play.

Missouri women's basketball to face Auburn in opening round of SEC Championship

If there is more team play and more ball movement as seen at the beginning of the season, the Tigers may very well find the winning stride they found at the beginning of the year.