Christopher Newport Captains

Schedule

All times Eastern
Overall: 29-3 - Conference: 16-2
11/16 at Gettysburg Final W, 56-46 RC RC
@ Arlington, Va.
11/17 at Marymount Final W, 64-52 RC RC
11/26 at Roanoke Final W, 62-46 BX
12/1 vs. LaGrange * • Final W, 78-70 BX
12/2 vs. Piedmont * • Final W, 70-55 BX RC
12/6 vs. St. Mary's (Md.) Final W, 77-51 RC RC BX
12/15 vs. Mary Washington Final W, 51-40 RC BX
12/17 at Virginia Wesleyan Final W, 64-61 RC BX RC PH
12/29 at St. Mary's (Md.) Final W, 71-48 RC RC BX
1/4 at Greensboro * • Final W, 62-50 RC RC BX
1/5 at Methodist * • Final W, 61-37 RC BX
1/9 at Mary Baldwin * • Final W, 60-24 BX RC
1/12 at Averett * • Final W, 75-43 BX RC
1/16 at N.C. Wesleyan * • Final L, 69-68 RC BX
1/19 at Ferrum * • Final L, 65-55 RC BX
1/20 at Maryville (Tenn.) * • Final W, 65-60 BX RC
1/26 vs. William Peace * • Final W, 76-37 BX RC
1/27 vs. Meredith * • Final W, 75-54 BX RC
2/2 at LaGrange * • Final W, 91-74 BX RC
2/3 at Piedmont * • Final W, 57-52 RC BX
2/6 vs. N.C. Wesleyan * • Final W, 96-32 RC BX
2/9 vs. Greensboro * • Final W, 65-53 BX RC
2/10 vs. Methodist * • Final W, 78-35 BX
2/13 vs. Mary Baldwin * • Final W, 74-39 BX RC
2/17 vs. Averett * • Final W, 82-36 BX RC
2/22 vs. Greensboro Final W, 68-41 BX RC
@ Crown Center Arena (Fayetteville, NC)
2/23 vs. Maryville (Tenn.) Final W, 61-51 BX RC
@ Crown Center Arena (Fayetteville, NC)
2/24 at Ferrum Final W, 70-55 BX RC
@ Crown Center Arena (Fayetteville, NC)
3/1 vs. Guilford Final W, 66-47 RC BX RC
3/2 vs. Marymount Final W, 56-50 BX RC RC
3/8 vs. Montclair State Final W, 83-70 BX RC
@ Greencastle, Ind.
3/9 at DePauw Final L, 76-55 RC BX RC

(* Conference; • Region)
All times Eastern
Overall: 29-3 - Conference: 16-2
12/1 vs. LaGrange * • W, 78-70 BX
12/2 vs. Piedmont * • W, 70-55 BX RC
1/4 at Greensboro * • W, 62-50 RC RC BX
1/5 at Methodist * • W, 61-37 RC BX
1/9 at Mary Baldwin * • W, 60-24 BX RC
1/12 at Averett * • W, 75-43 BX RC
1/16 at N.C. Wesleyan * • L, 69-68 RC BX
1/19 at Ferrum * • L, 65-55 RC BX
1/20 at Maryville (Tenn.) * • W, 65-60 BX RC
1/26 vs. William Peace * • W, 76-37 BX RC
1/27 vs. Meredith * • W, 75-54 BX RC
2/2 at LaGrange * • W, 91-74 BX RC
2/3 at Piedmont * • W, 57-52 RC BX
2/6 vs. N.C. Wesleyan * • W, 96-32 RC BX
2/9 vs. Greensboro * • W, 65-53 BX RC
2/10 vs. Methodist * • W, 78-35 BX
2/13 vs. Mary Baldwin * • W, 74-39 BX RC
2/17 vs. Averett * • W, 82-36 BX RC

(* Conference; • Region)
/conf/USAC/Women/2012-13/standings-div1 : /conf/USAC/Women/2012-13/standings-div2 : /conf/USAC/Women/2012-13/standings

2012-13

Christopher Newport 16-2 29-3
Ferrum 16-2 24-5
Maryville (Tenn.) 16-2 24-5
Methodist 11-7 16-10
N.C. Wesleyan 11-7 13-14
LaGrange 10-8 15-11
Greensboro 8-10 12-13
Averett 7-11 8-18
Piedmont 6-12 10-14
Meredith 4-14 8-17
William Peace 3-15 7-18
Mary Baldwin 0-18 0-25

Past Records

2017-18 (25-5, 16-2 CAC)
2016-17 (29-3, 16-2 CAC)
2015-16 (24-5, 15-3 CAC)
2014-15 (17-9, 13-5 CAC)
2013-14 (24-6, 13-3 CAC)
2012-13 (29-3, 16-2 USAC)
2011-12 (22-6, 15-3 USAC)
2010-11 (30-4, 16-2 USAC)
2009-10 (30-1, 18-0 USAC)
2008-09 (22-7, 14-4 USAC)
2007-08 (21-7, 14-4 USAC)
2006-07 (21-9, 11-3 USAC)

Team Info

Coach: Bill Broderick
Conference: USAC

Christopher Newport

Enrollment (FT undergrads): 4583
Location: Newport News, VA
Colors: Royal Blue, Silver
Region: South
Arena: Freeman Center (2300)
Official Website: Men | Women
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News Releases

December 11, 2019 Southern Virginia leaving CAC The Capital Athletic Conference loses another member, as Southern Virginia University moves to the USA South for all sports. That means that, effective the fall of 2021, the USAC will have 19 member schools.
March 6, 2019 CNU's seniors get another shot As wide-eyed freshmen, Zhara Tannor, Jessica Daguilh and Madison Howdyshell's postseason came to an end with an 82-46 setback at Scranton in the 2016 sectionals. Now, three years later, they face Scranton once again. Joe Sager has more in a Road to Salem feature.
March 3, 2019 Hoopsville: Shockingly Sweet Upsets, close games, tough matchups. It was a thrilling opening weekend of the NCAA Tournaments. We recap the weekend and start looking to next weekend on Hoopsville. Guests from around the country join us. Catch up On Demand or listen to the podcast.
March 2, 2019 Captains Make Sectional Round for 4th Straight Season; CNU Runs Away With 2nd Round Win Over Mount Saint Mary, 79-52 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. 
March 1, 2019 CNU advances to second round after hard-fought win at Gettysburg 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.
February 23, 2019 CHAMPIONS! CNU Women's Basketball Wins 2019 CAC Title With 83-67 Victory Over #2 Southern Virginia NEWPORT NEWS, Va. -- For the first time in the 47-year history of Christopher Newport women's basketball, the Captains are returning to the NCAA Tournament for the fourth consecutive season. With an 83-67 win at home over second-seeded Southern Virginia University, the Captains (23-5) won the 2019 Capital Athletic Conference Championship and earned the league's automatic berth into the NCAA Tournament. The senior class of Jessica Daguilh, Madison Howdyshell, and Zhara Tannor represent the first group to reach the postseason tournament in each of their four playing seasons after improving to 101-18 for a winning percentage of nearly 85%. It's the most wins for a class since the senior class of 2014 hauled in 105 career victories.