MSU tried to improve on their 8-8 conference record.
Lady Bears Lexi Hughes with a steal and fast break up to Hannah Wilkerson with the finish.
But, Missouri State wouldn't be able to catch up to Evansville.
The purple aces got out to a 10-0 start. And shot 51.6 percent in the first half.
Katie Palmer led the Lady Bears with 15 points.
As MSU loses 72-65 and fall to 8-9 in the conference.
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