Topic: Women’s Basketball

The five starters for Brown huddle on the court. Despite being picked to finish last in the Ivy League, the Bears have three wins in conference play so far and look to add to that tally this weekend.

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Crouching Tiger, hidden Quakers: Women’s basketball to battle No. 17 Princeton

February 13, 2015 0 comments

The women’s basketball team will return home this weekend to face its toughest opponents yet in conference heavyweights Princeton and Penn.

Megan Reilly ’18 tied her career-high 13 points as the Bears notched a narrow victory over Harvard Friday on the road.

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Bikofsky ’15 breaks record en route to win

February 9, 2015 0 comments

It was all smiles for the women’s basketball team, as it defeated Ivy League rivals Harvard and Dartmouth to improve its conference record to 3-3.

Rebecca Musgrove ’17 looks for a teammate on offense. The Bears secured their first conference win of the season against Columbia last weekend.

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Women’s basketball looks to carry momentum into road trip north

February 6, 2015 0 comments

After notching its first conference win over Columbia, the women’s basketball team looks to carry this momentum to the weekend with Harvard and Dartmouth.

Rebecca Musgrove ’17 sets up Bruno’s offense, which dominated on Saturday night against Ivy cellar dweller Columbia.

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Women’s basketball splits weekend, claims first Ivy win

February 2, 2015 0 comments

Opening the six-week stretch of conference doubleheaders at home in the Pizzitola Sports Center, the women’s basketball team came up short against Cornell.

Jordin Alexander ’16 defends the Brown basket from an onrushing Yale guard. The Bears will look to put two losses to the Elis in the rearview mirror before hosting the Lions and the Big Red.

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Women’s basketball heads into crucial Ivy weekend

January 30, 2015 0 comments

After coming up short in two games against Yale, the women’s basketball team will look to collect its first conference wins, taking on Cornell and Columbia

Sophie Bikofsky ’15 rushes into opposing defense. The program’s record holder for best three-point percentage in a single season led the Bears to four wins over winter break.

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Demolition of NJIT closes women’s basketball impressive winter break

January 23, 2015 0 comments

While students started the trek back to College Hill, the women’s basketball team wrapped up its six-game winter break tour with a victory at home.

Sophie Bikofsky ’15 drives into the lane. Bikofsky, one of the team’s premier scorers, has also made other strong contributions to the Bears’ offense, collecting 10 rebounds in each of the last two games.

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Women’s basketball slips in final seconds, drops Ocean State tilt with Rams

December 5, 2014 0 comments

After the weekend tournament, women’s basketball returned to the Ocean State in a matchup against the URI Rams that resulted in a 65-61 Bears loss.

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Northern trip ends in narrow defeat for women’s basketball

November 24, 2014 0 comments

The women’s basketball team fell just short, 60-57, in a nail-biter on the road Saturday against the University of New Hampshire Wildcats.

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Alexander ’16 lights up scoreboard, obliterates career-high

November 21, 2014 0 comments

For her impactful and game-winning performance and new career-high, The Herald has named Jordin Alexander ’16 Athlete of the Week.

Sophie Bikofsky ’15 spots an open teammate. In just two games, Bikofsky has shown a proclivity for the long ball, taking 19 triples and sinking seven.

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Bruno edged by cross-town rival

November 21, 2014 0 comments

The women’s basketball team suffered its first defeat of the season Tuesday 78-69 to cross-city foe Providence College.