The No. 1 South Carolina Gamecocks have been handed their first lack of the 2021-22 season Thursday night time once they have been shocked by the unranked Missouri Tigers in additional time, 70-69.
Missouri had by no means beat a No. 1 ranked group in ladies’s basketball earlier than Thursday and the end result snapped South Carolina’s streak of 43 consecutive wins in opposition to unranked opponents. The Tigers pulled off the upset regardless of being without several players due to COVID-19 protocols, together with junior Aijha Blackwell who leads the group in factors and rebounds.
Juniors Hayley Frank and Lauren Hansen led the way in which for Missouri with 21 factors every and it was Hansen who hit a layup within the last second of additional time to provide the Tigers the win.