Great start here early for the Cats. They’ve claimed the first four points including two kills from Morgan and Edmond and a massive solo block on the right from Lilley.
Back-to-back aces for Tharp! That’s the second time she’s done that this weekend. Cats pull ahead 10-9 in the first set.
Edmond’s sixth kill gets us to the media timeout with the Wildcats ahead 15-13 in the first set.
Timeout from the Cats as the Tigers hold a 23-21 lead in the first set. Mizzou hitting .367 to UK’s .114.
Tigers claim the first set 25-21 to take a 1-0 lead.
Useful. A 4-0 run from the Wildcats with Edmond’s seventh kill, consecutive blocks from Edmond and Paris and an ace from Lilley force Missouri into an early huddle at 6-2 in the second set.
Precise shot to the back left corner from Cooper and an ace from Watson pushes the UK lead to double digits at 21-11 in the second set.
Morgan ends UK’s dominant second set, 25-14, with a HAMMER to the middle of the floor from the right side.
Edmond: 10 kills (.308), 3 digs, 1 block
Morgan: 5 kills (.444), 2 blocks, 1 dig, 1 ace
Stumler: 4 kills, 4 digs, 1 block
Lilley: 16 assists, 5 digs
Rocket from Stumler on the left gets her to five kills and the Cats even with the Tigers in the third set at eight.
UK capitalizes on five of the last six rallies with kills from Morgan and Edmond to jump out to a 15-11 lead in the third set.
After teaming up with Stumler on that block, Paris now leads the match with five and has tied her career high.
Timeout Missouri as the Cats lead 22-14 in the third set.
UK moves ahead with a 2-1 lead against Mizzou after taking the third set, 25-17!
Brutal kill from Edmond for her 17th of the match and Morgan’s career-high-tying third ace that she’s now reached three times this season trims the Mizzou lead to 4-2 in the third set.
TWO HUGE BLOCKS from Cooper and Paris play a part of UK’s 4-0 run to take the lead at 6-5 in the third.
20+ kills for Edmond for the fourth time this season as she grabs her 21st at 12-9 in the third set.
Timeout from the Cats here with a 19-17 advantage in the fourth set.
Edmond: 23 kills, 6 digs, 3 blocks
Stumler: 9 kills, 8 digs, 3 blocks
Morgan: 7 kills, 3 blocks, 3 aces
Paris: 10 blocks
Lilley: 37 assists, 15 digs
Missouri draws even at 24 in set before a service error give the Wildcats match point again!
Edmond ties her career-high kill total to tie the fourth set back up at 26!
2 SEC wins this weekend.
Cats defeat Missouri, 3-1!
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