, Muskogee, OK

November 13, 2012

OSU gets past Missouri State

Phoenix Staff Reports

— SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Liz Donohoe scored 24 points and Tiffany Bias made four free throws in the final 24 seconds as the Oklahoma State Cowgirls held off Missouri State 74-71 on Tuesday.

Lindsey Keller had 14 points and 10 rebounds for OSU (2-0) while Toni Young added 13 points and Bias finished with 12 points, five steals and a game-high seven assists.

Missouri State led 36-29 at halftime, but the Cowgirls scored the first 10 points of the second half. The Bears shot 46 percent compared to Oklahoma State's 41 percent.