Lady Bear Notebook
Weekly Practice Schedule and Media Availability
Lady Bear players and coaches are typically available to the media before each Tuesday and Thursday practice (or whenever noted below). Those members of the media needing to make arrangements for interviews outside of designated availability sessions should contact Assistant Director of Athletics Communications Eric Doennig at (417) 836-4586 or email@example.com no fewer than 24 hours ahead of requested time.
March 7-13, 2011 Mon, March 7 - 1 p.m. (JQH Arena)
Follow the Lady Bears
Be sure to follow the Lady Bears (www.Twitter.com/MSULadyBears) and Missouri State Athletics (www.Twitter.com/MissouriSt.Bears) on Twitter for all of the latest news, notes and results. Also, check out the Missouri State Athletics Report on the official Web site of Missouri State Athletics, www.MissouriStateBears.com. Live Stats for most Lady Bear games are also accessible, as is streaming video for all home games except those broadcast on the Missouri Valley Conference Television Network through Bears Live, MSU's subscription-based one-stop shop for premium online content.
MVC Coaches Teleconference
Twice during the conference season the MVC will conduct teleconferences featuring the league’s 10 head coaches. Media personnel wishing to participate may call (877) 417-8778. The teleconference dates are Jan. 4 and March 8 with coaches taking questions according to the schedule listed below.Time-Coach
11:45-Missy Tiber, SIU 11:50-Amy Stephens, DU11:55-Paula Buscher, BU 12:00-Jim Flanery, CU12:05-Jody Adams, WSU 12:10-Misty Murphy, UE12:15-Stephanie Glance ILS12:20-Teri Moren, INS12:25-Tanya Warren, UNI12:30-Nyla Milleson, MSU
Valley Launches State Farm MVC Tournament Web Site
The Missouri Valley Conference, in conjunction with St. Louis based The Miller Group, has launched a tournament-specific web site for the 2011 State Farm MVC Women's Basketball Championship, which will be held March 10-13 at The Family Arena in St. Charles, Mo.
The site is a one-stop spot for all things regarding the championship, including, but not limited to, ticket information, local attractions and hotel information as well as the latest news surrounding the neutral site event.
Visit the 2011 State Farm MVC Women's Basketball Tournament website at www.mvcstcharles.com.
Lady Bear Basketball Breakfasts
Nyla Milleson and her staff will host bi-weekly breakfasts at Golden Corral (2020 E. Primrose) during the regular season. The cost of the buffet-style breakfast is $7 per person and the public is invited to attend. Breakfasts are scheduled for 7 a.m. on Nov. 9, Nov. 23, Dec. 7, Jan. 4, Jan. 18, Feb. 15 and March 1.