In our Bear Nation report, the Lady Bears had some road business to take care of first.
That is trying to snap a two game losing streak at Illinois State.
Good start for the Lady Bears, Bry Snow spins into the lane for the hoop 6-2 Missouri State.
Then the Lady Bears Lexi Hughes with the three from the corner, it's 13-12 Missouri State.
Hughes with the nice pass here to Bry Snow for the hoop and the foul, a three point play the hard way, 24-19 Lady Bears.
Right before the half, freshman Katie Palmer stops and pops for the Lady Bears 30-23.
Missouri State led by seven at halftime.
Illinois State roared out of the lockerroom, Octavia Crump into the paint and the scoop shot, it's a three point deficit.
But Missouri State answers, Tyonna Snow picks the pocket here and gets the transition hoop, it's 43-36 Lady Bears.
Then Hannah Wilkerson with a deep, deep three and Missouri State holds onto win 75-72.
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