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Topic: Women’s Basketball

Fitness instructors from the Jonathan Nelson ’77 Fitness Center have expressed concern that their assignments were ended as opposed to furloughed.


Athletes navigate academic constraints, distinct standards of social conduct

October 21, 2016 1 comment

Though athletes and non-athletes at Brown live side by side, varsity athletes are widely held to different standards of social conduct.

Jordin Alexander ’16 drives in for a layup past a Harvard defender. Alexander led the Bears with 14.4 points per game in her final season.


Athlete of the week: Alexander ’16 hits 1,000-point milestone

March 11, 2016 Comments are Disabled

Guard and women’s basketball captain Jordin Alexander ’16 has been working her way into Bruno’s history books since she put on the uniform three years ago.


Ivy League basketball adds postseason tournament

March 11, 2016 Comments are Disabled

A little madness has been added to March for Ivy League basketball fans.

Alexander ’16 scores 1,000th career point in pair of wins for women’s basketball


Alexander ’16 scores 1,000th career point in pair of wins for women’s basketball

March 7, 2016 Comments are Disabled

The women’s basketball team swept the competition in its final weekend, beating Columbia and Cornell at home by a combined 49 points.

Jordin Alexander ’16 dribbles down the court away from a Harvard defender.  Her fourth quarter scoring outburst brought her closer to 1,000 career points, but it was not enough to bring Bruno to a victory over the Crimson.


Rebounding margin proves damaging in women’s basketball’s pair of Ivy losses

February 29, 2016 Comments are Disabled

The women’s basketball team lost two hard-fought road games against Dartmouth and Harvard this weekend, extending its Ivy League losing streak to six.

Arts & Culture

Band marches to its own irreverent, tradition-steeped beat

February 25, 2016 2 comments

The Brown Band’s Tuesday night practice in Fulton Rehearsal Hall is lively with banter and laughter.

Shayna Mehta ‘19 dribbles past a defender. She recorded a team-high 20 points against Harvard Friday night, marking the fourth time she has surpassed the 20-point mark this season. Mehta followed up with 17 points the next day against Dartmouth, hitting five three-pointers in the process.


Two home losses solidify women’s basketball’s place in Ivy cellar

February 15, 2016 Comments are Disabled

Coming off its first Ivy League win of the season against Columbia, the women’s basketball team entered the weekend with a chance to start its season fresh.

Men’s, women’s basketball hit stride midway through Ivy play

Graphics, Sports

Men’s, women’s basketball hit stride midway through Ivy play

February 12, 2016 Comments are Disabled

The men’s and women’s basketball teams have played four weeks and will have reached the halfway point of their season after Friday’s contests.

Rebecca Musgrove ’17 dribbles down the court. She scored 11 points as the Bears topped Columbia Saturday after falling to Cornell Friday.


Women’s basketball ends conference skid with win over Columbia

February 8, 2016 Comments are Disabled

The women’s basketball team is in trouble — after a 1-5 start to its Ivy League season, that is undeniable.

Jordin Alexander ’16 looks up court. Alexander had two solid performances over the weekend, scoring 33 total points over two conference losses.


Ivy frontrunners Penn, Princeton take down women’s basketball

February 1, 2016 Comments are Disabled

In perhaps its most difficult road trip of the entire season, the women’s basketball team was tasked with facing its two toughest opponents.