Parks averaged a double-double with 17.5 points, 14.5 rebounds, 2.0 steals and 1.5 assists… The Waldorf, Md. native had 16 points and 15 rebounds at Texas-Pan American before adding 19 points and 14 boards at UT Arlington. Parks has posted three straight double-doubles and has scored in double figures in 33 straight games
Hoover was named to the 2013-14 Atlantic 10 Preseason First Team which is comprised of five players. This season she is tied for the team lead in scoring, averaging 15.8 ppg and second in rebounding with 6.4 rpg. The co-captain was named to the all-tournament team of the Hawkeye Challenge hosted by Iowa this year.
Graduate student Danni Jackson became the 28th member of GW’s 1,000-point club and scored a game-high 19 points to lead the George Washington women’s basketball team to an 83-56 victory over USC Upstate on Monday evening at the Charles E. Smith Center.
If you thought the 2012-13 Flyers were something to gush about – and considering their 28-3 mark and fourth straight trip to the NCAA Tournament, they were – expectations this season are even higher. The Flyers boast two A-10 preseason first teamers in Andrea Hoover (12.9 ppg, 5.5 rpg) and Ally Malott (10.7 ppg, 6.6 rpg) and a recruiting class ranked No. 20 by All-Star Girls Report. Speaking of rankings, the Flyers are No. 14 in the season’s first AP poll, the first time Dayton has been rewarded with a preseason national ranking.
Dayton has been picked as the Atlantic 10 Conference women’s basketball preseason favorite in the annual preseason poll that was announced at Tuesday’s Media Day held at the Richmond Coliseum. The league also released the preseason all-conference teams, which honored 20 women’s basketball student-athletes…
The Atlantic 10 Conference announced Thursday it has entered a three-year partnership with the City of Richmond to bring the A-10 Women’s Basketball Championship to the Richmond Coliseum beginning in 2014. The announcement was made at a joint press conference held at the Richmond Downtown Marriott…
McGlade, who was hired in 2008 as the A-10’s fifth commissioner, and she just completed her fifth year, arguably the most successful in the history of the league from an academic and athletic standpoint…
The win was the second for the Flyers in their brief NCAA tournament history. The team first made the NCAAs in 2010 and pulled off a win over TCU. They had lost the past two years in their opening games. Brittany Wilson, who hit the game-winning shot in UD’s 18-point come-from-behind victory over TCU, also scored a trey in the second overtime that gave Dayton the lead for good.
Tradition never comes easy. It is a process that will never give the luxury of being instantaneous and almost certainly will produce heartache. On Saturday night, tradition was vicious to the Fordham Ram women’s basketball team as they dropped a heartbreaker in the Atlantic 10 Conference tournament championship to Saint Joseph’s, 47-46.
It was the worst of halves, it was the best of halves for the St. Joseph’s women’s basketball team. The Hawks overcame an early 10 point deficit and poor shooting to defeat the Fordham Rams, 47-46 and capture the 2012-13 Atlantic 10 conference championship.