Topic: Women’s Basketball

Head Coach Jean Marie Burr addresses her team during a timeout. Burr retired after a 26-season career, notching a record 324 wins.

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Winningest coach Burr retires after 26 years

March 14, 2014 0 comments

Head Coach Jean Marie Burr, the winningest coach in Brown women’s basketball history, announced her retirement Monday following the end of her 26th season.

Guard Lauren Clarke ’14 helped secure the team’s fourth Ivy win of the season with her free-throw shooting in the last 40 seconds of the game. She finished off her Brown career with 25 points in her final two games.

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Women’s basketball splits final weekend, finishes sixth in Ivy League

March 10, 2014 0 comments

The Bears finished their season this weekend on the road with a 46-43 win over Dartmouth Friday and an 87-67 loss to Harvard Saturday.

Lauren Clarke ’14 prepares to shoot a free throw. The senior scored 12 points in the loss to Penn but, in her final home start Saturday, dropped 24 against Princeton on the strength of 6-of-9 three-point shooting.

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Women’s basketball upsets Ivy-leading Tigers on senior night

March 3, 2014 0 comments

The Bears secured a surprising victory Saturday with a 61-58 win over Princeton, then the Ivy leader, after losing 70-54 to Penn Friday.

Guard Lauren Clarke ’14 tries to dribble past a Cornell defender. She contributed eight points and two assists in 25 minutes against the Big Red.

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Cornell and Columbia pound women’s basketball

February 24, 2014 0 comments

The women’s basketball team had a tough weekend at home, falling 66-59 to Columbia Friday and 78-53 to Cornell Saturday.

The Bears could not take down the Tigers’ strong offense Friday, leading to Brown’s 81-70 loss against Princeton. They lost again Saturday 78-51 against Penn, the team with the best defense in the Ivy League.

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Ivy opponents top women’s basketball twice over long weekend

February 19, 2014 0 comments

The women’s basketball team traveled South over the long weekend, falling 81-70 to Princeton Friday and 78-51 to Penn Saturday.

Natalie Ball ’16 surveys the defense against Dartmouth. She started both games, scoring 17 total points on 8-of-16 shooting with six rebounds.

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Women’s basketball splits weekend games

February 10, 2014 0 comments

For women’s basketball, a win and a loss this weekend were good enough to hold onto sixth place in the Ivy League, though the team had hoped for better.

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Women’s basketball splits on New York road trip

February 3, 2014 0 comments

A road trip to New York brought the Bears their first Ivy League win of the season this weekend.

“We’re learning from them, and we’ll bounce back,” said Sophie Bikofsky ’15 of the women’s basketball team’s first two Ivy League losses.

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Overmatched women’s basketball falls at Yale

January 28, 2014 0 comments

Twenty-two turnovers and lackluster field goal shooting contribute to road defeat

Women’s basketball learns from mistakes after winter break losses

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Women’s basketball learns from mistakes after winter break losses

January 24, 2014 0 comments

The team’s 1-5 winter break concluded with the squad’s first Ivy League game, a loss to Yale

The path ahead: a look at Bruno’s winter play

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The path ahead: a look at Bruno’s winter play

December 6, 2013 0 comments

Take a look ahead at some of the battles the basketball and ice hockey squads will face before most students return to campus.