‘Women’s Basketball’ Category

Women’s Basketball Heads to Bethel Wednesday for Key MIAC Seeding Matchup

The Gustavus women’s basketball team travels to Bethel on Wednesday for a key MIAC playoff seeding matchup. The Gusties enter the contest one game behind the Royals at 10-6 in the MIAC (13-10 overall), while Bethel is 11-5 in the league (17-6 overall). Tipoff is set for 7 p.m. in Arden Hills, Minn.

Women’s Basketball Clinches Playoff Berth, Defeats St. Kate’s 69-56

The Gustavus women’s basketball team Saturday clinched a MIAC postseason tournament berth with a 69-56 win over St. Catherine. The playoff berth is the 19th consecutive by Gustavus – the most in MIAC women’s basketball history – as the Gusties improve to 13-10 overall and 10-6 in the MIAC.

Women’s Basketball Hosts St. Kate’s Saturday on Senior Day

The Gustavus women’s basketball team is set to take on St. Catherine at 1 p.m. Saturday at Gus Young Court. The Gusties enter the contest 12-10 overall and 9-6 in the MIAC, while the Wildcats are 10-12 overall and 7-8 in the league.

Women’s Basketball Stumbles in Third Quarter, Loses 77-68 to Augsburg

The Gustavus women’s basketball team Wednesday lost 77-68 to Augsburg, dropping to 12-10 overall and 9-6 in the MIAC. The Gusties shot well at 50 percent, but committed 20 turnovers and sent the Auggies to the free throw line 25 times where they made 20.

Women’s Basketball Hosts Augsburg Wednesday Night

The Gustavus women’s basketball team is set to take on Augsburg at 7 p.m. Wednesday night at Gus Young Court. The Gusties enter the contest 12-9 overall and 9-5 in the MIAC, while the Auggies are 18-3 overall and 13-1 in the league.

Women’s Hoops Continues Strong Defensive Play, Beats Carleton 81-39

The Gustavus women’s basketball team Saturday captured an 81-39 victory over Carleton, improving to 12-9 overall and 9-5 in the MIAC. Seventeen Gusties saw time on the court with 13 contributing to the score.

Women’s Basketball Looks for Series Sweep Saturday Against Carleton

The Gustavus women’s basketball team is back to the friendly confines of Gus Young Court on Saturday afternoon for a 1 p.m. conference matchup against Carleton. The Gusties enter the contest 11-9 overall and 8-5 in the MIAC, while the Knights are 3-16 overall and 0-12 in the league.

Defense Shines on the Road, Women’s Basketball Beats Hamline 56-38

For the second time this season, the Gustavus women’s basketball team held its opponent under 40 points in a decisive 56-38 win at Hamline on Thursday night. The Gusties held the Pipers to 31 percent shooting and forced 20 turnovers to improve to 11-9 overall and 8-5 in the MIAC.

Women’s Basketball Plays at Hamline Thursday

The Gustavus women’s basketball team travels to Hamline on Thursday for a 7 p.m. MIAC matchup. The Gusties enter the game 10-9 overall and 7-5 in the MIAC, while the Pipers are 11-8 overall and 6-6 in the league.

Wednesday Basketball Games Postponed to Thursday

Due to forecast temperatures well below zero and dangerous wind chill, the Gustavus men’s and women’s basketball games against Hamline on Wednesday night have been postponed to Thursday. The Gustie men will host the Pipers on Thursday night, while the women will travel to Saint Paul – both games are scheduled for 7 p.m.