• Rosemont hires Amherst assistant
    July 30, 2019
    Rosemont hired Amherst assistant Grace Elliott to do double duty as its head women's basketball coach and Sports Information Coordinator.
  • 2019 women's tournament preview
    February 28, 2019
    When Thomas More ripped through a front-loaded schedule, there was a feeling of inevitability to them winning the title, despite the poll positioning. Then Bowdoin, St. Thomas and others showed what they can do while TMU was idle. So will TMU leave Division III on the highest note possible?
  • Gromacki rings out 2018 in style
    December 31, 2018
    A few hours before the calendar flipped to 2019, Amherst head coach G.P. Gromacki won his 500th career game as the Mammoths defeated Redlands in California.
  • 68-game Amherst winning streak halted by Eastern Connecticut
    November 20, 2018
    AMHERST, Mass. – For the first time in more than two seasons, the Amherst College women’s basketball team has suffered a defeat, with their 68-game winning streak ending on Tuesday night in LeFrak Gymnasium at the hands of Eastern Connecticut State University.
  • Hoopsville: Season Premiere
    November 04, 2018
    Welcome to the 2018-19 Division III basketball season! Join Dave right now for the season debut of Hoopsville. Interviews include the preseason top pics, plus hot topics, coaching changes, and more. Watch the show On Demand, or listen to the Podcast, here.
  • Poll goes A, B, then we'll see
    October 22, 2018
    NESCAC rivals Amherst and Bowdoin are the top two picks in our preseason poll, but they aren't the only teams to garner No. 1 votes. Find out who else was picked as a preseason favorite in our Top 25.
  • D3hoops.com Classic: Who's coming to Vegas?
    October 16, 2018
    The ninth annual D3hoops.com Classic will light up Las Vegas once again between Christmas and New Year's with 18 games on the slate for the South Point Arena. Who is making the trip and who's playing whom? Here's the list.
  • Meet the new boss, same as the old boss
    March 18, 2018
    Amherst used its defense to suffocate its opponents on its way to a second straight national championship. With a team commitment to defense and a handful of sophomore stars, the Mammoths aren't budging from atop Division III women's hoops any time soon.
  • 2018 D3hoops.com women's All-Americans
    March 17, 2018
    Of the thousands of players in Division III women's basketball, these are the 25 we picked as the best in the country. Bowdoin's Kate Kerrigan was selected Player of the Year and Savannah LeGate of Oglethorpe Rookie of the Year.
  • Amherst goes back-to-back
    March 17, 2018
    Amherst held Bowdoin without a field goal for a 10-minute span and pulled away from the Polar Bears, 65-45, securing the Mammoths' second straight NCAA Division III women's basketball national championship.
  • Perfect Champions! Amherst Completes Undefeated Season with 2nd Straight Title
    March 17, 2018
    ROCHESTER, Minn. – Defense has been the hallmark of the Amherst College women’s basketball team all season, and on Saturday night, it was the difference maker in a 65-45 victory over Bowdoin College as the Mammoths completed an undefeated season with their second consecutive undefeated national championship.
  • Mammoths march into title game
    March 16, 2018
    Amherst's stingy defense held Thomas More nearly 40 points below its season scoring average and the Mammoths defeated the Saints, 66-48. The Mammoths extended their winning streak to 65 games with a victory over the last team to beat them.
  • Talking about defense, not a title defense
    March 14, 2018
    Amherst's roster is noticeably different from last year's title-winning team. The Mammoths don't think about their past, but the program's hallmark is evergreen. Defense wins championships. More in a Road to Rochester feature.
  • Chalk one up for chalk
    March 10, 2018
    The final four teams in the NCAA Tournament are the teams ranked Nos. 1, 2, 3 and 5 after Amherst, Bowdoin and Thomas More rolled into the national semifinals and Wartburg battled past East Texas Baptist in the sectional finals.
  • Amherst Tops Yellowjackets to Book Third Straight Final Four Trip
    March 10, 2018
    AMHERST, Mass. – The Amherst College women’s basketball team will be in the NCAA Division 3 Final Four for the third straight year after defeating University of Rochester 61-38 on Saturday night to win the Sectional Finals at LeFrak Gymnasium.
  • NESCAC sweeps through Sweet 16
    March 09, 2018
    The NESCAC put its stamp on the round of 16 with three dominant performances by Amherst, Bowdoin and Tufts. Elsewhere ETBU continued its run, UR won the battle of Rochester and Thomas More earned a rematch with Hope.
  • Women's tournament preview
    March 01, 2018
    The last four Division III women's basketball champions have been undefeated, and Amherst and Wartburg have a chance to extend that streak. Which teams have the best chance to stop them and capture the title for themselves? Our annual tournament preview takes a look.
  • THREEPEAT! Mammoths Are Women’s Basketball Conference Champs Again
    February 25, 2018
    AMHERST, Mass. – The Amherst College Mammoths women’s basketball team are the 2018 New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) Champions after taking down Tufts University 44-40 on Sunday afternoon at LeFrak Gymnasium.
  • Saturday women: Let's wrap this up
    February 10, 2018
    No. 8 DePauw rallied past Kenyon to win its sixth NCAC title in seven years, No. 13 Scranton secured the top spot in the Landmark and No. 1 Amherst completed another perfect regular season. Meanwhile a win for George Fox and a loss for Ohio Northern kept the NWC and OAC races interesting entering the final week of the season.
  • Saturday women: Mammoths fend off Polar Bears
    January 27, 2018
    No. 1 Amherst beat No. 4 Bowdoin in an extremely tight, low-scoring game atop the national rankings and NESCAC standings. Elsewhere Trine dealt Hope its first loss of the season, Capital upset Ohio Northern and St. Benedict topped Bethel.
  • Women's top 25 poll released
    January 02, 2018
    With losses by Tufts and Christopher Newport over the holiday break, Amherst takes over as the new No. 1 in the country, but it's not unanimous. Four other teams garnered first place votes and Montclair State returns to the rankings. Get the full list here.
  • Amherst wins Top 10 battle; Central rallies
    December 29, 2017
    Amherst won a defensive battle of Top 10 teams, Central rallied from a 19-point deficit to beat No. 6 Ramapo and top-ranked Whitman got a big win on the second day of the D3hoops.com Classic.
  • Defense on display as Amherst duels Trine
    December 29, 2017
    With both teams in the top five in the country in defensive scoring, Friday afternoon's battle between No. 3 Amherst and No. 6 Trine was always likely to be a low scoring affair.
  • OWU shoots lights out; Amherst shakes off rust
    December 28, 2017
    The Battling Bishops worked the perimeter to perfection, hitting 25 3-pointers in a rout of No. 6 Ramapo, while the No. 3 Amherst women pulled away from UC Santa Cruz. Meanwhile, Augsburg and No. 6 Trine won hard-fought battles.
  • Back on the court in Vegas, Mammoths stay unbeaten
    December 28, 2017
    It has been 19 days since the Amherst College women's basketball team last took the floor, and after shaking off some rust in the opening quarter, the Mammoths defeated UC Santa Cruz 64-43 to open a West Coast road trip at the D3hoops.com Classic at South Point Arena.
  • What's old is new again
    November 17, 2017
    The Christopher Newport women and Whitman men return nearly everyone from their final four squads a season ago. Meanwhile defending champions Babson and Amherst will look very different. How are they and women's top pick Tufts preparing for another run? Ryan Scott has the story.
  • Tufts takes tight fight for top spot
    October 31, 2017
    There is a familiar four atop our preseason poll as last season's national semifinalists take the top spots. Tufts is the preseason favorite, followed by Christopher Newport, defending champions Amherst and St. Thomas. Get the rest of the preseason poll here.
  • 2017 D3hoops.com Classic pairings announced
    June 09, 2017
    The ninth edition of our annual tournament in Las Vegas features the defending women's national champs, a men's Final Four team, a multiple-time national champion and 12 more teams. Here's the full set of pairings.
  • 2017 D3hoops.com women's All-Americans
    March 18, 2017
    Of the thousands of players in Division III women's basketball, these are the 25 we picked as the best in the country, plus a Coach and Rookie of the Year. These are our 2017 D3hoops.com women's All-American selections.
  • Amherst-Tufts: The threematch
    March 18, 2017
    As you may have read previously, Amherst and Tufts are both in the NESCAC and have faced off two times before in 2017. Here's how those games went down, and links to follow tonight's title game.
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