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Women’s Basketball Drops Ranked Matchup 74-66 To St. Thomas

The Gustavus women’s basketball team lost its first game of the season 74-66 to St. Thomas on Wednesday evening. The Tommies used a 29-11 advantage in the second quarter to create separation and fended off a second half comeback to secure the win in a match of nationally ranked teams. No. 12 Gustavus drops to 7-1 overall and 3-1 in the MIAC, while No. 11 St. Thomas improves to 7-1 overall and 3-0 in the league.

Miranda Rice Reaches 1,000 Career Points In 82-50 Win Over Hamline

The No. 12-ranked Gustavus women's basketball team defeated Hamline University 82-50 Saturday afternoon at Gus Young Court to remain unbeaten, while Miranda Rice (Sr., Forest Lake, Minn.) reached the 1,000-point plateau in her career.

Women’s Hoops Erases First Half Deficit, Cruises To 78-56 Win Over Augsburg

For the third-straight game, the Gustavus women’s basketball team was able to erase a first quarter deficit and proceed to a convincing win, this time 78-56 over Augsburg on Wednesday. The No. 12-ranked Gusties stay perfect with the win, moving to 6-0 overall and 2-0 in the MIAC, while the Auggies drop to 4-3 overall and 1-1 in the league.

Women’s Basketball Wins Big In Conference Opener, 88-47 Over St. Olaf

After starting slow for the second consecutive game Saturday with just 11 points in the first quarter, the Gustavus women’s basketball team was able to kick it in gear during the second quarter and cruised to an 88-47 win over St. Olaf. The No. 12-ranked Gusties, who were able to play all 17 members on the roster, improve to 5-0 overall and 1-0 in the MIAC, while St. Olaf drops to 2-6 overall and 0-1 in the league.

Strong Second Half Start Leads To Women’s Basketball 71-50 Win Over UW-River Falls

After a slow start to Thursday’s non-conference women’s basketball game, Gustavus used a big third quarter, outscoring UW-River Falls 26-13, en route to a decisive 71-50 victory at Gus Young Court. The win moves the No. 12-ranked Gusties to 4-0 on the season, while the Falcons drop to 3-2.

Women’s Hoops Cruises To 78-45 Win At Martin Luther

Monday’s non-conference women’s basketball game got off to a slow start with just one bucket from each team in nearly the first five minutes, but after giving up the first two points of the game Gustavus took a lead it would not relinquish against Martin Luther in a 78-45 decision. The Gusties found their stride late in the first quarter and held at least a 20-point lead throughout the second half, cruising to their third victory in as many games to start the season.

Women’s Basketball Eager To Begin 2017-18 Campaign

One season removed from the program’s first NCAA tournament appearance since 2008, the Gustavus women’s basketball team tips off the 2017-18 campaign Wednesday with its sights set high. The Gusties begin the season on the road tomorrow against Buena Vista University, starting at 7 p.m. in Storm Lake, Iowa.

Mikayla Miller Named D3hoops.com Preseason All-American

Gustavus women’s basketball senior guard Mikayla Miller (Goodhue, Minn.) has been named to the D3hoops.com 2017-18 Preseason All-America Team. Miller is one of five players on the Fourth Team, as the preseason All-Americans include first- through fourth teams, including honorable mention.

Mikayla Miller Named WBCA All-American Honorable Mention

Gustavus women’s basketball player Mikayla Miller (Jr., Goodhue, Minn.) received 2017 WBCA NCAA Division III Coaches’ All-America honorable mention honors, released today by the Women's Basketball Coaches Association, earning her second postseason national honor as she was awarded an All-West Region Second Team recipient by D3hoops.com earlier this week.

Mikayla Miller Named To D3hoops.com All-West Region Second Team

Gustavus women's basketball player Mikayla Miller (Jr., Goodhue, Minn.) has been selected as an All-West Region Second Team recipient by D3hoops.com, released today.