Dec. 6, 2006
ATHENS, Ohio - The Ohio (5-1, 0-0) women's basketball team's five-game winning streak came to a close in a 70-67 loss at Missouri (8-1, 0-0) on Wednesday night.
Rachel Frederick (Gibsonia, Pa.) led Ohio with 22 points hitting 8-of-17 from the field and pulling down a team-high nine rebounds. Lauren Kohn (Adrian, Mich.) added 16 points to go along with five rebounds and Domenica Silva (Sao Paulo, Brazil) had 11 points and six rebounds. Jennifer Bushby (Gahanna, Ohio) chipped in seven points and four rebounds.
The Tigers were led by EeTisha Riddle with 22 points and 12 rebounds. Tiffany Brooks added 13 points and Blair Hardiek had 11.
The Bobcats shot 41-percent from the floor and knocked down 9-of-14 free throws for 64 percent shooting. After being down 38-30 at the half, the Bobcats outscored the Tigers 37-to-32 in the second half to drop by only a three point deficit.