Miami (Fla.) lost for the first time this season after seven wins when it fell to BYU, 1-0, at home on Tuesday night. Auna Janis
scored in the 69th
minute when Miami keeper Vikki Alonzo
dove to intercept a ball into the box, but it glanced off her fingertips and found the foot of Janis, who scored in the
"I'm obviously disappointed with the result, but we played very, very good soccer and had chances to win the game," said Miami coach Tricia
. "This was a good learning experience. None us like to lose, but we will remember this when we get into a tough situation, when the game is tight."
Miami heads to
California for its longest road trip of the season when it faces second-ranked UCLA Friday evening and San Diego Sunday afternoon at the UCLA Women's Cup. MISSOURI RECOVERY
. After a slow start, Missouri is looking like it could be a Big 12 contender. The Tigers beat previously unbeaten Vanderbilt, 3-0, and Butler, 2-1, to improve its
record to 4-2-0.
The top three goal scorers from last season -- junior Kristin Andrighetto
, sophomore Alysha
and junior Michelle Collins
-- have yet to find their stride. They have only four goals and one assist between then in six games.
Andrighetto, who led the Tigers in goals (14) and points (37) in 2007, has yet to start because she hasn't passed the Tigers' fitness test for starters.