• Late fourth quarter run secures win over Redlands
    December 08, 2018
    The Chapman University women's basketball team used a big fourth quarter to pull out a 69-62 win over the visiting Redlands Bulldogs. The Panthers (6-1, 3-1 SCIAC) rebounded from a tough road loss to close out the early SCIAC season with a win.
  • Early run keys SCIAC-opening win over Oxy
    November 28, 2018
    Another fast start for the Chapman University women's basketball keyed a SCIAC-opening 83-63 win over visiting Occidental on Wednesday. The Panthers (4-0) never trailed on their way to a fourth consecutive victory to begin the season.
  • Saturday women: Worth the wait
    February 24, 2018
    The third time was the charm for Marietta against Ohio Northern in the OAC title game, while Chapman, Scranton and Hope won their tourneys in overtime. Plus East Texas Baptist, Mass-Boston and Oberlin are going to the NCAA Tournament for the first time ever.
  • Chapman claims SCIAC title with double OT victory
    February 24, 2018
    It needed two extra periods. Ten back-and-forth minutes. After a 70-61 double overtime battle against Claremont-Mudd-Scripps, the Chapman University women's basketball team claimed the SCIAC Postseason Tournament title for the first time in school history.
  • Criswell drops 31 points as women's basketball advances
    February 22, 2018
    The rubber game is set. The Chapman University women's basketball advanced to the SCIAC Tournament championship game with a 75-52 victory over third-seeded Cal Lutheran on Thursday.
  • McPherson's career-high, pressure defense key 14th straight win for Chapman
    February 10, 2018
    A season-high point total for freshman Brittany McPherson led the Chapman University women’s basketball team to a 99-72 win over visiting La Verne on Saturday. The Panthers (20-3, 14-0 SCIAC) won their 14th game in a row and poured in a season-high point total.
  • McPherson's career-high, pressure defense key 14th straight win for Chapman
    February 10, 2018
    A season-high point total for freshman Brittany McPherson led the Chapman University women’s basketball team to a 99-72 win over visiting La Verne on Saturday. The Panthers (20-3, 14-0 SCIAC) won their 14th game in a row and poured in a season-high point total.
  • Jue picks up 300th career win after seesaw battle with Cal Lutheran
    February 03, 2018
    Head coach Carol Jue picked up her 300th career win and the Chapman University women's basketball team won for the 12th game in a row with a 65-61 victory over visiting Cal Lutheran. Sophomore Lucy Criswell posted her third double-double of the season to lead the Panthers (18-3, 12-0 SCIAC) in the win.
  • Hum-Nishikado scores 1,000th point in win over Caltech
    January 27, 2018
    Senior Jaime Hum-Nishikado scored her 1,000th career point in the Chapman University women's basketball team's 80-62 win over Caltech. Hum-Nishikado scored 12 points in the win to join the elite club of Panther women's basketball players.
  • Chapman's win streak reaches seven
    January 18, 2018
    A huge first quarter and a career-high from sophomore Lucy Criswell led the Chapman University women's basketball team to a 73-61 win over Hope International on Thursday. The Panthers (14-3) won for the second night in a row and ran their winning streak to seven games.
  • Chapman locks down CMS for sixth consecutive win
    January 13, 2018
    The Panthers held CMS to just 25 percent shooting and a 15 percent clip in the second half.
  • Chapman dominant in SCIAC opener
    December 06, 2017
    The Chapman University women's basketball team never trailed and cruised to a 76-47 victory against the short-handed Pomona-Pitzer Sagehens in the Panthers' home and SCIAC opener. The Panthers won their fifth game in a row to begin the year and won their SCIAC opener for the second year in a row.
  • Sato's late free throws propel Panthers to SCIAC Tournament final
    February 23, 2017
    Senior Lauren Sato stepped to the line with four seconds left in a tie game with score all knotted up and calmly knocked down a pair of free throws to lift the Chapman University women's basketball team to a 66-64 win over Cal Lutheran in the SCIAC semifinal. With the win, second-seeded Chapman (17-9) moves on to the SCIAC Tournament championship game on Saturday at top-seeded Claremont-Mudd-Scripps.
  • Hoopsville: On Any Given Night...
    January 15, 2017
    In Division III basketball, someone can pull off an upset on any given night. What to make of another week of upsets? Watch or listen to Sunday's edition of Hoopsville as Dave tried to make sense of it with guests from around the country including a powerhouse in women's basketball and a new name in men's basketball. Catch up On Demand now!
  • Surprise, surprise!
    December 01, 2016
    The Division III basketball season is only a little over two weeks old, but there have already been a handful of teams that have surpassed expectations. Are they for real? How can we know? Ryan Scott has some answers in Around the Nation.
  • Charles nets 22 points in loss to No. 8 George Fox
    November 27, 2016
    Senior Megan Charles scored 22 points but eighth-ranked George Fox pulled away in the fourth quarter as the Panthers fell 77-65. Chapman (1-2) was playing its second top-10 team in just its third game of the season.
  • Four score in double figures as women's basketball wins fifth straight
    February 04, 2016
    ORANGE, Calif. – Four players scored in double figures as the Chapman University women's basketball team won its fifth game in a row with an 84-68 victory over visiting La Verne on Thursday. Senior Natalia Ebrahimian led everyone with 22 points and 11 rebounds, including 10 offensive rebounds, in the win.
  • Hum-Nishikado nets 23 points in Chapman's fifth straight win
    January 05, 2016
    Two players scored 20-plus for the second game in a row and the Chapman University women’s basketball team won its fifth straight in an 80-64 victory over visiting Pomona-Pitzer on Tuesday. Sophomore Jaime Hum-Nishikado led the Panthers with 23 points off the bench while senior Natalia Ebrahimian posted her second consecutive double-double.
  • 2012-13 Chapman Women's Basketball Season Preview
    November 14, 2012
    Often times as interns in the business world or as an inexperienced team in the athletics arena, student-athletes are often told that one of the best ways to develop a skill-set and learn quickly is to take on an overwhelming task and jump right in.
  • Chapman women will travel to Taiwan for summer tournament
    May 18, 2012
    The Chapman University women's basketball team is doing some globetrotting this summer as the Panthers are set to represent the United States at the 34th William Jones Cup International Basketball Tournament in Taiwan this July. Chapman's entire 2011-12 team – including one last hurrah for all five seniors – will take part in the event from July 7-11 at the Miaoli Dome Gymnasium in Miaoli County, Taiwan.
  • 'Senior Day' victory gives Chapman its 18th straight winning season
    February 25, 2012
    The Chapman University women's basketball team avenged a previous two-point loss to UC Santa Cruz with a 71-53 win on 'Senior Day' at the Hutton Center on Saturday afternoon. The win in their season finale marked the Panthers' 18th consecutive winning season at 13-12 overall.
  • Cold shooting in second half costs Chapman in third straight loss
    February 18, 2012
    A five-point Panthers lead with 8:08 remaining in the game quickly unraveled and the Chapman University women's basketball team dropped its third straight game 66-51 to visiting Cal State San Marcos at the Hutton Center on Saturday night.
  • Slow start hinders Chapman in 72-58 loss to Biola
    February 16, 2012
    The Chapman University women's basketball team trailed Biola University the entire game suffering a loss of 72-58 Thursday night at Hutton Sports Center. Chapman lost for the seventh time in its past nine games dropping its home record to 6-3 and the Panthers are 12-11 overall as they begin their last homestand of the season.
  • Offensive charge helps Chapman extinguish Firestorm
    February 03, 2012
    Chapman University women's basketball team earned its largest margin of victory this season with a 30-point win over Arizona Christian University at the Hutton Sports Center on Friday night. The Panthers' offensive push was led by sophomore G Kimi Takaoka with 18 points and junior G Emily McCoy with 15 points.
  • Final five minutes dooms Panthers, Oxy wins on a buzzer beater
    January 10, 2012
    The Occidental College women's basketball team took its only lead of the second half as time expired and shocked host Chapman University with a 59-57 come-from-behind win on Tuesday night at the Hutton Center. Tigers' junior F Katelyn Rowe scored the game winning layup as the buzzer sounded to snap the tie and hand Chapman its second consecutive home loss.
  • Johns Hopkins sneaks past Chapman women 69-65 in overtime
    January 04, 2012
    In the second half, the Chapman University women’s basketball team led by as many as seven points, only to see its lead disappear as Johns Hopkins University rallied to pull out a 69-65 overtime win on Wednesday night at the Hutton Sports Center.
  • Hartnett helps Chapman women stay perfect at home with win over Hiram
    December 31, 2011
    The Chapman University women’s basketball team led for the duration as they defeated Hiram College 64-39 on Saturday night at the Hutton Sports Center in the finale of the Panther-Tiger Classic.
  • Panthers earn decisive victory over Willamette heading into break
    December 21, 2011
    On Wednesday, the Panthers put some space between themselves and Willamette with high offensive production. Chapman reached the 75-point mark for the fourth time this season, including 41 points in the first half. Four of Chapman's five starters reached double figures in scoring, led by sophomore G Kimi Takaoka who had 20.
  • Takaoka hits game-winner as Chapman tops Puget Sound 72-70
    December 18, 2011
    With 1.3 seconds remaining, sophomore G Kimi Takaoka hit a baseline floater from the left wing to give the Chapman University women’s basketball team a 72-70 win over the University of Puget Sound on Saturday night at the Hutton Sports Center.
  • Takaoka's 34 leads Chapman women to 97-93 win over La Verne
    December 03, 2011
    The Chapman University women’s basketball team overcame a 12-point, first-half deficit and were led by the 34 points from sophomore G Kimi Takaoka to pull out a 97-93 win over the University of La Verne on Friday night at the Hutton Center in the home-opener.
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