SALEM, VA. - The ninth-ranked University of Scranton women's basketball team fought hard all night long, but in the end, came up just short, as top-ranked Thomas More rallied in the fourth quarter to take a 69-56 victory over the Lady Royals in the 2019 NCAA Division III National Semifinals on Friday night in the Cregger Center on the campus of Roanoke College.
(CRESTVIEW HILLS, Ky.) – The top-ranked Thomas More University women’s basketball team out-scored 22nd-ranked Washington University in St. Louis, 31-15, in the fourth quarter to rally and defeat the Bears, 87-72, in the sectional finals of the NCAA Division III Women’s Basketball Championship at the Connor Convocation Center in Crestview Hills, Kentucky. The Saints improve to 31-0 and advance their second-straight National Semifinal “Final Four” and third in the last four years. The Bears end the season at 22-7.
SCRANTON - In an intense affair from the opening tap, junior Makenzie Mason (Doylestown, Pa./Central Bucks West) scored 18 points, and senior Bridgette Mann (Canadensis, Pa./Wallenpaupack) added 17 points and nailed what turned out to be the game-winning three-pointer with 2:06 left, as the ninth-ranked University of Scranton women's basketball team hung on late to defeat Christopher Newport, 57-56, on Friday night in a packed John Long Center in the Third Round of the 2019 NCAA Division III Tournament.
(CRESTVIEW HILLS, Ky.) – The top-ranked Thomas More University women’s basketball team defeated 18th-ranked and in-state rival Transylvania University, 89-74, tonight (Friday, March 8, 2019) in the Sectional Semifinals of the 2019 NCAA Division III Women’s Basketball Championship at the Connor Convocation Center in Crestview Hills, Kentucky. The Saints remain undefeated at 30-0 and the Pioneers end the season at 27-3.
SCRANTON, Pa. - Senior guard Bridgette Mann (Canadensis, Pa./Wallenpaupack) led The University of Scranton women's basketball team with 19 points, as the Lady Royals used timely shooting and a punishing defensive effort to outlast Johns Hopkins, 59-46, on Saturday night in the Second Round of the 2019 NCAA Division III Championships inside the John Long Center.
Center Valley, PA (March 2, 2019) - The #10/15 DeSales University women's basketball team won its 22nd straight game and advanced into the NCAA "Sweet 16" with a 70-55 win over Middlebury College in the second round of the NCAA Division III Tournament on Saturday evening in Billera Hall.
(CRESTVIEW HILLS, Ky.) – The top-ranked Thomas More University women’s basketball team erased a double-digit halftime deficit tonight (Saturday, March 2, 2019) and defeated fifth-ranked Trine University, 67-59, in an NCAA Division III Women’s Basketball Championship Second Round game at the Connor Convocation Center in Crestview Hills, Kentucky. The Saints remain undefeated at 29-0 and the Thunder end the season at 26-3.
GETTYSBURG, Pa. -- As they have time and time again this season, the Christopher Newport women's basketball team paired a suffocating defensive performance with a high-paced, balanced attack as they downed Mount Saint Mary College (23-6) in the second round of the NCAA Division III Women's Basketball Championship, 79-52. The Captains improved to 25-5 after pulling away from the Knights to earn the program's fourth straight trip to the NCAA Sectional Semifinals.
The Oglethorpe women's basketball team saw their season come to a close Saturday in Lexington, Kentucky, as the No. 18 Transylvania Pioneers had an outstanding shooting night en route to a 76-56 victory in the second round of the NCAA Division III Women's Basketball Championship. The Stormy Petrels finished their season 23-7, marking the best record by an Oglethorpe women's basketball team since 2009.
Nationally-ranked No. 12/14 Saint Joseph’s College of Maine drained all six of its free throws during the final 42 seconds to hold off MIT’s comeback attempt and record a 68-61 victory in the first round of the NCAA Division Women’s Basketball Tournament at Ithaca College on Friday night. Senior Dolly Yuan (San Jose, Calif.) tallied 12 points, five rebounds, three assists, and two steals for the Engineers.
BRUNSWICK, Maine – The Bowdoin College women's basketball team sprinted to an early lead and coasted to a 93-73 win over Hunter College in the opening round of the NCAA Division III Tournament on Friday evening at Morrell Gymnasium.
SCRANTON, Pa. - Junior guard Makenzie Mason (Doylestown, Pa./Central Bucks West) registered a double-double to lead a balanced scoring attack (16 points, 11 rebounds), as The University of Scranton women's basketball team used a 26-10 rally in the third quarter to pull past New England College, 69-49, in the First Round of the 2019 NCAA Division III Championships on Friday night at the John Long Center.
Case Western Reserve University senior guard/ forward Hillary Hellmann (Lakeside Park, Ky. / Notre Dame Academy) was selected as one of the ten women’s finalists for the prestigious Jostens Trophy, which recognizes outstanding student-athletes in Division III basketball for excellence in the classroom, on the court, and in their respective communities.
The Oglethorpe women's basketball team won a tight, back-and-forth contest in the first round of the NCAA Division III Women's Basketball Championship Friday evening, advancing to the second round for the first time since 2019. The Stormy Petrels knocked off the No. 23 Chicago Maroons 57-51 at the Clive M. Beck Center in Lexington, Kentucky, improving to 23-6 on the season.
GETTYSBURG, Pa. -- Christopher Newport junior Kiana Kirkland scored a career-high 26 points to lead a group of four double-figure scorers for the Captains as CNU advanced to the NCAA Division III Tournament Second Round after an 82-78 win at Gettysburg College (22-6). The Captains trailed by as many as 14 in the first-half before clawing back in front of a raucous home crowd to win the back-and-forth tussle.
Sydney Kopp led a DePauw 3-point barrage as the Tigers tied a school record with 13 makes from beyond the arc on the way to a 78-54 win over Loras in the first round of the NCAA Division III Championship at the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh
SALEM, Va. – Senior Emma Dorshimer (Jenkintown, Pa./Jenkintown) was selected as one of just 10 female finalists for one of the most coveted individual prizes in Division III basketball, the Jostens Trophy, according to an announcement by the Rotary Club of Salem (Va.) Friday afternoon.