BILENE, Texas — Former Hardin-Simmons player Laura (Ricci) Lange has accepted an assistant coach position for the HSU women’s basketball program.
BROWNWOOD, Texas - Head women's basketball coach Joshua Prock announced today that he will be leaving Howard Payne University to take the head women's basketball coaching position at NCAA Division II Eastern New Mexico University.
ABILENE - ACU women's basketball head coach Julie Goodenough announced Wednesday that she is bringing one of the best players in Abilene's women's collegiate basketball history back to town as an assistant coach on her staff.
NORMAN, Okla. -- Texas A&M guard Peyton Little will transfer to the University of Oklahoma for the fall 2013 semester and has signed a financial aid agreement with the Sooners, head women's basketball coach Sherri Coale announced Monday.
GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. -- ACU junior guard Mackenzie Lankford has been voted to the second team on the Daktronics NCAA Division II all-South Central Region squad.
MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. - Hardin-Simmons women's basketball player Alexis Popelar has claimed another postseason award as she was named first-team all-South region by D3hoops.com.
ABILENE - The ACU women's basketball team will learn its post-season fate at 9 p.m. Sunday night when the NCAA announces the full 64-team field for the NCAA Division II women's national tournament.
BARTLESVILLE, Okla. - McMurry University had its first season competing as an NCAA Division II institution come to a close on Friday afternoon, falling to Oklahoma Christian University, 66-51, in the semi-finals of the National Christian College Athletic Association (NCCAA) Central Region tournament.
ALLEN - March Madness began in earnest Wednesday afternoon, and unfortunately the ACU Wildcats were one of its first victims.
ABILENE - The ACU Wildcats won the first four Lone Star Conference women's basketball championships in league history in the early 1980s, so it's only appropriate that they put a bookend on their 31-year run in the LSC Saturday afternoon with one final conference crown.
ABILENE, Texas - McMurry University's women's basketball team closed out its regular season slate with a 65-52 victory over the University of Arkansas-Fort Smith at Kimbrell Arena. The win improved the War Hawks to 12-14, while the Lions fell to 7-19.
The Howard Payne Lady Jackets were eliminated from the conference tournament on Saturday evening by UT-Dallas
Alexis Popelar was named ASC West Co-Player of the Week on Monday after her performance at Howard Payne over the weekend.
ABILENE - Just when it looked like ACU was about to lose control on a big lead and a huge win over Tarleton State, freshman guard Whitney West put an end to any hopes the TexAnns had of pulling out a comeback at Moody Coliseum with one of the biggest shots of her young career.
ABILENE, Texas - Despite digging itself an early hole, McMurry University women's basketball team fought back valiantly, only to come up a little short - 56-54 - versus the University of Texas-Permian Basin at Kimbrell Arena. The loss dropped the War Hawks to 7-11 overall, while the Falcons (the Heartland Conference second place team) improved to 12-5.
ABILENE - Hardin-Simmons' women's basketball team won its fifth straight game as it beat Texas Lutheran 60-51 in American Southwest Conference action at the Mabee Complex in Abilene.
ABILENE, Texas -- Hardin-Simmons knocked off the No. 1 American Southwest Conference West Division team Saturday at the Mabee Complex beating Howard Payne 69-92.
KINGSVILLE - Junior forward Renata Marquez poured in 21 points Saturday afternoon to lead the ACU Wildcats to their fifth straight victory, 76-61 over Texas A&M-Kingsville in Lone Star Conference women's basketball action at the Steinke P.E. Center.
ABILENE, Texas - Hardin-Simmons' women's basketball team won its second straight game to even its record at 8-8 with a 74-53 win over Sul Ross State in American Southwest Conference action at the Mabee Complex on Thursday night.
McMurry University women's basketball junior forward Keshia Collins has been named as the Heartland Conference "Player of the Week" for the period ending January 6. Collins led the War Hawks to a 1-1 record on the week, including an overtime loss at Henderson State University and an upset of St. Edward's University, the Heartland's first-place team, this past Saturday.
ABILENE, Texas - Freshman Kynzie Newman nailed 6 of 7 3-pointers in finishing with a career and game high 22 points Saturday night as Abilene Christian coasted to a 90-43 victory over Cameron at Moody Coliseum.
CANYON, Texas - The McMurry University women's basketball picked up a much-needed victory on Saturday afternoon by knocking off Angelo State University, 61-60, at the Pak-A-Sak Classic. The win was not only the first of the season for the War Hawks (1-5), but also the first of the NCAA Division II era and the 100th career coaching victory for McM head coach Dr. Veronica Snow.
ABILENE, Texas - McMurry University women's basketball head coach Veronica Snow has announced the War Hawks' 2012-13 schedule.
ABILENE, Texas - McMurry University women's basketball head coach Veronica Snow has announced her recruiting class for 2012, charged with helping lead the program into the NCAA Division II era beginning in the fall.
ABILENE - New ACU women's basketball coach Julie Goodenough announced Wednesday that she has hired Jarod Newland to be the Wildcats' assistant coach.
Abilene Christian University women's head basketball coach Julie Goodenough met the media on Wednesday just a week after being hired to lead the Wildcats program.
ABILENE, Texas - The ACU Wildcats welcomed a familiar face to Abilene basketball fans back to the Key City on Tuesday when ACU director of athletics Jared Mosley announced that he has hired former Hardin-Simmons head coach Julie Goodenough to take over the ACU women's basketball program.
ABILENE, Texas -- Hardin-Simmons senior forward Angela Newcombe has been named to the D3hoops.com all-South region second-team.
ABILENE - ACU sophomore guard Mack Lankford has been voted to the Daktronics all-South Central Region team, which was announced Wednesday.
ACU director of athletics Jared Mosley announced Monday night that the contract of head women's basketball coach Shawna Lavender will not be renewed and that she has been relieved of her duties, effective immediately.
The Lone Star Conference Men's and Women's Basketball Championship is this week at the Allen Event Center in Allen, Texas.
PINEVILLE, La. - The clock finally struck midnight on the 2011-12 season for McMurry University's women's basketball team, losing to host Louisiana College, 76-54, in the American Southwest Conference semi-finals.
Hardin-Simmons' women's basketball team gave a valiant effort but came up just short in a 59-53 loss to No. 22 Louisiana College in the first round of the American Southwest Conference Championship Tournament on Friday evening at the H.O. West Fieldhouse in Pineville, La.
As McMurry University prepares for Friday's opening round game of the American Southwest Conference women's basketball tournament, the team will enter its match-up versus Mississippi College with a great deal of confidence. Tipoff from host site Louisiana College is slated for 5 p.m.
Hardin-Simmons' women's basketball team has been on a roller coaster ride all season long never winning more than three or losing more than three games in a row, the result was a 13-12 season that has them in the American Southwest Conference Tournament for a league-record 14th time.
The ACU Wildcats' season-long chase for a spot in the Lone Star Conference Post-Season Tournament comes down to a simple scenario: win Saturday or go home.
McMurry University sophomore forward Keshia Collins (Midland, Texas / Midland H.S.) earned the American Southwest Conference West Division women's basketball Player of the Week award for the second time this season, it was announced Monday by the league office.
Nationally-ranked East Division champion Louisiana College went 18-2 in league play earned the right to host the 2012 American Southwest Conference Women's Basketball Championship Tournament at H.O. West Fieldhouse in Pineville, La., beginning Friday and lasting through Sunday (Feb. 24-26).
Only one week remains in the Lone Star Conference basketball season. Nine teams with five men's - Tarleton State, Midwestern State, Cameron, Incarnate Word and West Texas A&M - and four women's - Tarleton, MSU, WT and CU - have clinched a berth in the championship to be played Feb. 29 - March 4 at the Allen Event Center in Allen, Texas. The remaining seven berths will be decided this week.
ACU sophomore guard Mack Lankford has been named the Lone Star Conference Offensive Player of the Week for the second time this season.
The Abilene Christian men's and women's basketball teams travel to Incarnate Word Wednesday night as the Lone Star Conference regular season enters its final two weeks. Grant Boone will handle the play-by-play call for both games on KSLI 1280-AM and will begin his broadcast prior to the women's 5:30 p.m. tip off.
ABILENE -- In a game they absolutely had to win to keep their flickering post-season hopes alive, the ACU Wildcats put together one of their best performances of the season en route to a 74-61 win over Eastern New Mexico at Moody Coliseum.
AUSTIN, Texas -- Hardin-Simmons' women's basketball team fell 70-57 in American Southwest Conference action at Concordia on Saturday afternoon at the CTX Fieldhouse in Austin.
BELTON, Texas - McMurry University's women's basketball team snapped its two-game skid with a convincing 72-60 win at the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor. The win improved the War Hawks' record to 16-7 overall and 14-5 in the American Southwest Conference.