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Women’s basketball heads to Charlotte looking to rebound from loss to WKU

Women’s basketball heads to Charlotte looking to rebound from loss to WKU

Brittanie Fowler, Reporter

February 17, 2016


Filed under Showcase, SPORTS, Women's Basketball

The Marshall University women’s basketball team is heading to Charlotte, North Carolina as it takes on the University of North Carolina at Charlotte 49ers 7 p.m. Thursday in the teams’ second matchup of the season. The Herd’s (16-7, 6-6) last outing against Charlotte Jan. 21 was a tough one, as ...

Women’s basketball team looks for redemption against WKU after 29-point loss in last meeting

February 11, 2016


Filed under SPORTS, Women's Basketball

Marshall University women’s basketball team takes on Western Kentucky University 1 p.m. Sunday at the Cam Henderson Center. The Herd (16-6, 6-5) lost by 29 points to the Hilltoppers (18-4, 9-2) in its Jan. 2 meeting. The loss was more than double the margin of any other loss Marshall has suffered this...

Marshall women’s basketball defeats league-leading UTEP, 79-64

Danielle Wright, Reporter

February 5, 2016


Filed under Showcase, SPORTS, Women's Basketball

Marshall University’s women’s basketball team (15-6) handed the University of Texas at El Paso (18-2) its first Conference USA loss of the season Thursday at the Cam Henderson Center. The Herd defeated the Miners, 79-64, and improved its conference record to 5-5. The Miners came into the game ...

Scott powers women’s basketball road victory

Scott powers women’s basketball road victory

February 1, 2016


Filed under Showcase, SPORTS, Women's Basketball

Forward Tequila Hamilton scored the go-ahead layup with 44 seconds remaining, and the Marshall University women’s basketball team preserved a 64-61 victory Saturday on the road against the University of Alabama at Birmingham. The victory moved the Herd’s record to 14-6 overall with a 4-5 conference mar...

Women’s basketball attempts to build on latest victory during road trip

Women’s basketball attempts to build on latest victory during road trip

Christian Hisman, Reporter

January 27, 2016


Filed under Showcase, SPORTS, Women's Basketball

The Marshall University women’s basketball team will hit the road to Murfreesboro, Tennessee as it takes on Middle Tennessee State University 7:30 Thursday. This will be the team’s first game on the road following a four-game home stretch that saw the Herd go 2-2. The veteran members of the team...

Marshall women’s basketball team downs Old Dominion in snow-delayed game

Marshall women’s basketball team downs Old Dominion in snow-delayed game

Jacob Griffith, Reporter, Assistant Sports Editor

January 25, 2016


Filed under SPORTS, Women's Basketball

After Thursday’s last-second loss to the University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Marshall women’s basketball coach Matt Daniel said his team needed to come out of the gate with more intensity to put itself in better position to win conference games. His team answered the call Sunday, topping Old Do...

Women’s basketball attempts to even conference record

Women’s basketball attempts to even conference record

Christian Hisman, Reporter

January 20, 2016


Filed under SPORTS, Women's Basketball

The Marshall University women’s basketball team will face off against the University of North Carolina at Charlotte Thursday at 6 p.m. at the Cam Henderson Center. Marshall is 2-3 in the conference and 12-4 overall, while Charlotte is also 2-3 in conference play and 9-7 overall. Marshall’s most r...

Men’s basketball attempts to build on record win streak on the road at Charlotte

Men’s basketball attempts to build on record win streak on the road at Charlotte

Christian Hisman, Reporter

January 20, 2016


Filed under SPORTS, Women's Basketball

The Marshall University men’s basketball team will take on the University of North Carolina at Charlotte away from home Thursday at 7 p.m. The Herd is on a five game win streak entering the contest. Conversely, Charlotte has only one win in conference play through five games and has a 4-13 overall...

Women’s basketball team rolls over Rice Owls with 29-point victory

January 19, 2016


Filed under SPORTS, Women's Basketball

The Marshall University women’s basketball team put on a show in front of new university president Jerome Gilbert Saturday as it dominated Rice University 81-52 to achieve its largest margin of victory over a Conference USA opponent in its 11 seasons as a member. The Herd (12-4, 2-3) were led by senior forw...

Women’s basketball team looks to remain undefeated against Alabama A&M

Ishmael Witten, reporter

December 3, 2015


Filed under SPORTS, Women's Basketball

  The Marshall University women’s basketball team looks to remain undefeated this season as it hosts Alabama A&M University Saturday. The contest will put two contrastable teams against one another in terms of both win-loss records and overall experience. While the Thundering Herd...

Women’s basketball team defeats Rhode Island, improves to 3-0

Ishmael Witten, reporter

November 18, 2015


Filed under SPORTS, Women's Basketball

  On a team loaded with younger talent, it was the veterans who stole the show for Marshall University’s women’s basketball in Wednesday’s 72-62 victory over the University of Rhode Island. With the win, the Herd improves to 3-0 on the season, while the Rams fall to 0-2. Senior Leah...

Women’s basketball takes on Rhode Island as it attempts to remain undefeated

Women’s basketball takes on Rhode Island as it attempts to remain undefeated

Ishmael Witten, reporter

November 17, 2015


Filed under Showcase, SPORTS, Women's Basketball

  The Marshall University women’s basketball team looks to continue its recent success Wednesday when the University of Rhode Island Rams visit the Cam Henderson Center. The Herd won its first two games of the season, defeating Morehead State University in a closely contested season opener...