Angela Johnson, senior on the UMSL women's basketball team

Angela Johnson, senior on the UMSL women's basketball team, scored 14 points to help the UMSL Tritons defeat Missouri Baptist University on overtime last week. (Photo by Danny Reise)

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The UMSL men’s basketball team defeated Lincoln University (Jefferson City, Mo.), 81-71, last Saturday in its lone game of the week. Junior Darian Cartharn led five Triton players in double figure scoring with 18 points. UMSL improved to 5-1 and will host Maryville University (Town and Country, Mo.) on Wednesday night.

The UMSL women’s basketball team picked up a pair of wins last week over fellow St. Louis area schools, defeating Missouri Baptist University (Creve Coeur, Mo.) in overtime, 73-70, last Tuesday and defeating Lindenwood University (St. Charles, Mo.) on the road Saturday, 67-62. The Tritons stand at 3-1 overall and host Maryville University on Wednesday.

Mary Ann Mitchell

Mary Ann Mitchell

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Members of the Spring 2024 graduating class of the University of Missouri–St. Louis play Jenga during the annual New Grad Bash on Thursday.