Alexis Lawrence, junior on the UMSL women's basketball team

Junior Alexis Lawrence leads the UMSL women’s basketball team in 3-pointers made.

Women’s Basketball
The University of Missouri–St. Louis (5-1, 1-0 Great Lakes Valley Conference) returns to the court on Wednesday to host Culver-Stockton. The UMSL Tritons have been idle since a 69-35 win over Maryville on Dec. 7 in the GLVC opener. UMSL will then close out the nonconference portion of its schedule in Owensboro, Ky., at the Fairfield Inn Christmas Classic hosted by Kentucky Wesleyan this weekend. The Tritons play the host school on Saturday night before a Sunday meeting with Davis & Elkins.

Men’s Basketball
UMSL (6-2, 1-0 GLVC) will close out its nonconference slate on Wednesday, hosting Culver-Stockton at 7:30 p.m. The Tritons are coming off a 75-69 win over Maryville in its GLVC opener on Dec. 7.

Mary Ann Mitchell

Mary Ann Mitchell

Eye on UMSL: A day in the life

Students from UMSL’s College of Optometry and College of Nursing participated in a simulation designed to expose them to the complexities of poverty.