Topic: Women’s Basketball

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Bears drop the ball in home game against Bryant

November 30, 2012 0 comments

The women’s basketball team was soundly defeated by Bryant University 81-58 Wednesday at home.

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Bruno falls behind in back-to-back losses

November 19, 2012 0 comments

Following an 82-48 victory in their season opener against St. Peter’s University, the Bears were beaten twice on the road, falling at Fairfield University Tuesday and at the University of Vermont Saturday.

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Strong season ends with losses

March 5, 2012 0 comments

The women’s basketball team ended its season with a hard-fought but definitive loss to top-ranked Princeton. The Tigers (23-4, 13-0 Ivy) walked off the court Saturday with a perfect Ivy season and will head to the NCAA Tournament, while the Bears (16-12, 7-7 Ivy) finished with an even .500 conference record. The previous night, the Bears fell to Penn (13-14, 6-7 Ivy), whom they had edged out in overtime in their previous match-up. Despite the two losses to close out the year, the Bears finished the season with their best overall record since 2006.

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Bruno keeps winning record alive in Ivy play

February 27, 2012 0 comments

The women’s basketball team had an uneven weekend, dropping a late-game heartbreaker to Cornell Friday night but bouncing back the next night to defeat Columbia 75-63.

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Bears net two league victories

February 14, 2012 0 comments

The women’s basketball team bounced back from halftime deficits against Columbia and Cornell this weekend to grab two key conference victories. Despite struggling offensively both nights at the Pizzitola Center, Bruno (14-8, 5-3 Ivy) utilized an aggressive defense to defeat the Lions (2-19, 0-7) 72-63 Friday and the Big Red (9-12, 3-4) 60-49 the following day.

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Bruno competes with Ivy best

February 7, 2012 0 comments

There was no rest for the weary this weekend as the women’s basketball team fought through two challenging conference games. The Bears (12-8, 3-3 Ivy) gave Princeton its closest Ivy League challenge of the season Friday, but eventually conceded the game, 57-45. But the team rebounded one day later, besting Penn 59-55 in extra time Saturday evening.

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Bruno wins Brown Bear Classic

December 4, 2011 0 comments

The women’s basketball team (5-4) defeated URI  Saturday and Providence College Sunday to take home the Brown Bear Classic championship, their second tournament win in two weeks.

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Brown Bears beat Black Bears in title game

November 28, 2011 0 comments

Over Thanksgiving break, the women’s basketball team traveled to Orono, Maine and captured the Dead River Company Classic title.

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Seasoned Bears set for new year

November 10, 2011 0 comments

Women’s basketball guard Lindsay Nickel ’13 said her team is ready to put practice into action when it tips off this weekend.

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At season’s end, Bear pair grabs Ivy honors

March 16, 2011 0 comments

The women’s basketball team wrapped up the season on an upswing, winning its last three conference games to catapult into the top half of the Ivy League. And the good news did not stop there. Last week, Ivy League coaches voted Sheila Dixon ’13 onto the Second Team All-Ivy and Lauren Clarke ’14 to a spot on the all-conference rookie team.