Eastern Illinois scored eight-unanswered points in the final 3:29 to vault themselves over the Missouri Tigers in their opening round WNIT Game, 60-58, Wednesday night.
Missouri ends the season at 17-15, losing it’s fifth consecutive postseason game. The Tigers last tasted victory in the postseason in the 2003 WNIT.
Sydney Crafton tied for the team lead in points with 12 in her final game at Mizzou with Junior Bri Kulas adding the same total. Eastern Illinois takes on the winner of the Illinois and Miami (OH) Thursday night matchup.