FORT MYERS, Fla. - Chelsea Banbury, the associate head coach for the FGCU women's basketball program, will step down to accept the head coaching job at High Point University, a Division-I school in North Carolina. She will replace DeUnna Hendrix, who accepted the head job at Miami University in April.
NASHVILLE – Lipscomb University Athletic Director Philip Hutcheson announced Monday morning that Lauren Sumski has been named the fifth head coach in the history of the women’s basketball program. She becomes the first-ever female to lead the program.
TAMPA – The Women's Basketball Coaches Association presented Head Coach Agnus Berenato with the Carol Eckman Integrity in Coaching Award at the NCAA Women's Basketball Final Four over the weekend.
ATLANTA, Ga. - In the team's first season of Division I play, North Alabama is on the cusp of history for ASUN Conference Women's Basketball as the Lions look to become the first team to ever make the Finals of the WBI Postseason Tournament with an upcoming matchup vs. North Texas on the road.
ATLANTA, Ga. – In the most recent feature of Ted Talks...About, ASUN Conference Commissioner Ted Gumbart discusses the postseason success seen by league teams this year as three Men's Basketball programs have combined for a 5-1 record in postseason play, while North Alabama Women's Basketball is set at appear in the WBI Semifinals in their first season in Division I after victories against Georgia State and Southern Miss.
HATTIESBURG, Miss., – Emma Wallen scored a game-high 22 points, including a go-ahead three-point basket in the final minute of overtime to lead North Alabama to a 69-65 road victory at Southern Mississippi Monday in the second round of the Women's Basketball Invitational. With the win, UNA improves to 21-8 and extends its season to play at either North Texas or Utah State in the third round.
ATLANTA, Ga. - After claiming the ASUN Conference Women's Basketball Championship title over Liberty, FGCU prepares for its third-straight trip to the NCAA Tournament with a meeting vs. Miami (Fla.) ahead in a 13-4 matchup. The game can be found live on ESPN2 with a projected start time of 9 PM ET from Coral Gables, Fla.
FLORENCE – Three players reached double figures in scoring as the University of North Alabama women's basketball team opened play in the 2019 Women's Basketball Invitational (WBI) with a 64-57 victory over Georgia State Thursday evening at Flowers Hall. With the win, UNA improves to 20-8 on the season and advances to play at Southern Mississippi in the second round. Tip-off is set for 6 p.m. on Monday in Hattiesburg, Miss.
LYNCHBURG, Va. – The Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA) has honored Liberty Women’s Basketball Head Coach Carey Green with the 2019 Kay Yow Heart of a Coach Award.
|School||ASUN||Overall||Last Game||Next Game||Schedule|
|#1 FGCU *||16-0||28-5||L, 69-62 at #4 Miami (Fla.)||No Event||FGCU Schedule|
|#2 Stetson *||11-5||16-16||L, 84-50 at South Florida||No Event||Stetson Schedule|
|#4 North Alabama *||10-6||21-9||L, 56-53 at North Texas||No Event||North Alabama Schedule|
|#3 Liberty *||10-6||16-16||L, 72-49 at #1 FGCU||No Event||Liberty Schedule|
|#5 North Florida *||9-7||15-14||L, 65-51 at #3 Liberty||No Event||North Florida Schedule|
|#6 Jacksonville *||7-9||14-16||L, 65-53 at #3 Liberty||No Event||Jacksonville Schedule|
|#7 Kennesaw State *||4-12||9-22||L, 77-48 at #1 FGCU||No Event||Kennesaw State Schedule|
|#8 NJIT *||3-13||6-24||L, 58-45 at #1 FGCU||No Event||NJIT Schedule|
|Lipscomb||2-14||4-25||W, 72-69 vs. Kennesaw State||No Event||Lipscomb Schedule|
* - Clinched a spot in ASUN Championship
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FORT MYERS, Fla. - For the sixth time in eight seasons, the FGCU Eagles are the ASUN Conference Women's Basketball Champions. The Eagles took care of the Liberty Flames in the ASUN Championship Final by a score of 72-49 to head back to the NCAA Tournament for the third-straight season with the conference's automatic berth.