The Missouri State Lady Bears are still dancing. They upset Iowa State 69-60 on the Cyclones’ home court to advance to the Sweet 16 for the first time since Jackie Stiles led Southwest Missouri State to the final four in 2001.
ABC and ESPN made the announcement Monday.
The football, baseball and softball teams were banned from the postseason for a year, the entire athletic department was placed on probation, and Missouri was docked scholarships and given recruiting restrictions. All of those penalties are on hold during the appeal.
Maclin starred at the University of Missouri.