Troy Women’s Basketball Set for Primetime Matchup with Missouri

TROY, Ala. – The Troy Women’s Basketball team will travel to Columbia, Mo. to square off against Missouri in a primetime matchup Tuesday on the SEC Network.
 
The Trojans (3-1) will face SEC foe Missouri (4-0) for the first time since the 1997-98 season. Tipoff from Mizzou Arena is set for 7 p.m.
 
Game Details
Location: Columbia, Mo.
Watch: SEC Network
Listen: Troy Sports Radio Network
Live Stats: Troystats.com
 
Series Details
Overall: 0-1 // Streak: L1 // at Missouri: 0-0
 
Storylines

  • The Trojans will play four of their next five games away from Trojan Arena. The lone home game is on Dec. 1 against Samford.
  • Troy is known for playing fast and playing everyone. Of Troy’s 14-man roster, 13 of them have seen playing time. (Jelissa Reese is the only Trojan who hasn’t; she has not dressed due to injury thus far).
  • With the win over Bethune-Cookman, head coach Chanda Rigby notched her 400th career victory.
  • Troy has put together the toughest schedule in Rigby’s tenure, with four games against Power Five opponents set to played on the road (Missouri, Duke, Wake Forest and Mississippi State).
  • The Trojans boast an experienced squad with seven women already having a college degree (Jada Walton, Tina Stephens, Jasmine Robinson, Janiah Sandifer Tiyah Johnson, Bre Harris and Jhileiya Dunlap). Felmas Koranga will graduate with her bachelors in December.
  • While the Trojans have seven women on the team with college degrees already, Troy also boasts a veteran staff as Chanda Rigby enters her 10th season at the healm of the Troy Women’s Basketball program. Associate head coach Jennifer Graf has been alongside Rigby all 10 season while assistants Courtney Simmons and Neil Harrow enter their ninth and seventh year respectively.
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