Entries tagged with ‘Miranda Rice’

Rice Named MIAC Women’s Basketball Player Of The Week

The Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference announced its Women’s Basketball Player of the Week award this afternoon, with Miranda Rice (Sr., Forest Lake, Minn.) earning the weekly honor. 

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.

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 Basketball Downs UW-La Crosse 67-59 In Home Opener

The No. 16-ranked Gustavus women’s basketball team squeaked out a 67-59 home-opening victory against UW-La Crosse on Tuesday night at Gus Young Court. The Gusties held a slim three-point lead with 1:16 remaining in the game, but held the Eagles scoreless the rest of the way to move to 2-0 on the season.

Women’s Basketball Holds Off Buena Vista 80-73 In Season Opener

The No. 16 ranked Gustavus women’s basketball team started the season on the right foot Wednesday, defeating Buena Vista University 80-73. The Gusties erased a first half deficit and held off the Beavers down the stretch, making 7-of-8 free throws in the final 23 seconds of the game.

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.

Women’s Basketball Drops NCAA Tournament First Round Matchup Against DePauw

The Gustavus women's basketball team fell in the first round of the NCAA Tournament Friday versus DePauw University, losing by a score of 67-57. The Gusties end their season with a 25-3 overall record after making their sixth appearance in the NCAA Championships.

Howard, Miller, And Rice Named To MIAC Women’s Basketball All-Conference Team

Gustavus women's basketball players Hannah Howard (Sr., St. Paul, Minn.), Mikayla Miller (Jr., Goodhue, Minn.), and Miranda Rice (Jr., Forest Lake, Minn.) have been selected to the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Women's Basketball All-Conference Team, announced Thursday.

Women’s Basketball Falls To St. Thomas In MIAC Playoff Championship

The Gustavus women's basketball team fell by a score of 66-49 to the University of St. Thomas Sunday afternoon in the MIAC Playoff Championship game, suffering its second loss of the season to move its record to 25-2 overall.