2013-14 Women's Basketball News

July 21, 2014
Women's Basketball & Softball Coaches #Chillin4Charity
Coaches take a cold shower to benefit the Kay Yow Foundation

April 11, 2014
Olivia Murphy Named First WBCA All-American In Program History
Sophomore forward named WBCA Honorable Mention selection

March 17, 2014
Murphy Named D3Hoops.com Fourth Team All-Region
Sophomore forward first player in program history to be named All-Region Team honoree

March 4, 2014
Olivia Murphy Named to Little East Conference First Team
Murphy becomes the first Beacon to earn First Team honors since LaKeisha Tucker

February 25, 2014
#2 Southern Maine Holds Off #7 Women's Basketball 53-45 In LEC Quarterfinals
Contests marks final game for seniors Andrea Suffredini, Elisa Ogawa and Shelby Buck

February 24, 2014
Little East Quarterfinal Preview: #7 Women's Basketball at #2 Southern Maine
UMass Boston is aiming to knock off the defending champion Huskies

February 22, 2014
Women’s Basketball Falls at Western Connecticut State, 49-38
Beacons will travel to Southern Maine on Tuesday for the first round of the Little East Conference tournament

February 18, 2014
Women's Basketball Falls Just Short On Senior Day In 49-48 Loss To Southern Maine
UMass Boston honored Andrea Suffredini, Shelby Buck and Elisa Ogawa before the game

February 15, 2014
Women's Basketball Downs Plymouth State 64-54
Beacons use 22-point halftime lead to earn first Little East road victory

February 11, 2014
Hot-Shooting Leads UMass Dartmouth Past Women's Basketball
Olivia Murphy paces UMass Boston with 19 poins and eight rebounds

February 8, 2014
Women’s Basketball Falls to Eastern Connecticut State
Mallory Nelson finished with 14 points in the 64-37 conference loss to Warriors

February 4, 2014
Team Effort Leads Women's Basketball Past Suffolk 74-71
Women's Basketball closes out non-conference schedule 9-2

February 1, 2014
Rhode Island College Knocks Off Women's Basketball 55-44
Kirsten Morrison leads UMass Boston with 10 points and 11 rebounds

January 28, 2014
Huskies' Defense Holds Off Women's Basketball In 55-47 Loss
Murphy, Morrison and Nelson combine for 33 points and 32 rebounds in defeat

January 27, 2014
Olivia Murphy Earns Little East Player of the Week Honors
Murphy averaged 20 points and 13 rebounds over two games

January 25, 2014
Late Keene State Run Lifts Owls Over Women's Basketball 60-56
Keene State outscored UMass Boston 10-5 over the final 5:23

January 21, 2014
Women's Basketball Dominates Corsairs Inside En Route to 70-55 Win
Beacons earn 40-10 advantage in points in the paint and 52-33 edge in rebounding

January 18, 2014
Women's Basketball Rolls By Western Connecticut State 66-40
Beacons snap 12-game losing streak against Colonials with huge LEC win

January 16, 2014
Women's Basketball Bounces Back With Dominant 64-39 Win Over Bridgewater State
Olivia Murphy and Andrea Suffredini each posted double-doubles

January 14, 2014
Plymouth State Edges Women's Basketball 46-42
Olivia Murphy led UMass Boston with 13 points and nine rebounds

January 11, 2014
Big Second Half Leads Eastern Connecticut State Past Women's Basketball
UMass Boston fell 67-47 despite 20 points from Andrea Suffredini

January 6, 2014
Women's Basketball Falls 73-35 At Brandeis
Beacons were led by eight points from Kirsten Morrison and Chantel Jordan

January 2, 2014
Women's Basketball Matches Best 10-Game Start In Program History
Beacons earn 60-54 win at Salve Regina University

December 30, 2013
Women's Basketball Ends 2013 With Non-Conference Win
Beacons hold on to earn a 64-49 win over Husson University

December 17, 2013
UMass Boston Athletics Gives Back During the Giving Season
Numerous teams took part in the annual Helping Hands and Shop With a Cop

December 14, 2013
Women's Basktball's Suffers Setback In 48-30 Loss At Rhode Island College
Murphy and Suffredini combine for 23 of Beacons 30 points

December 12, 2013
Morrison Shines In Women's Basketball's 72-49 Win Over Westfield State
Kirsten Morrison recorded a game-high 23 points off the bench in big road win

December 12, 2013
Olivia Murphy Sweeps Women's Basketball Weekly Awards
Olivia Murphy named ECAC Player of the Week and selected to D3Hoops.com Team of the Weel

December 9, 2013
Olivia Murphy Named Little East and NEWBA Player of the Week
Murphy averaged 30 points and 12 rebounds in UMass Boston's two games

December 7, 2013
Women's Basketball Opens LEC Play With 66-56 Win Over Keene State
Murphy and Morrison combine for 39 points and 22 rebounds in the win

December 3, 2013
Women's Basketball Rolls To 79-41 Win In Home Opener Over Mount Ida
Olivia Murphy ties program-record with 33 points in the win

December 2, 2013
Olivia Murphy Named Little East Conference Player of the Week
Murphy collected her third double-double of the season with 26 points and 16 rebounds

November 26, 2013
Olivia Murphy's Big Night Leads Women's Basketball Past Fitchburg State 59-47
Olivia Murphy led the Beacons with a season-high 26 points and 16 rebounds

November 23, 2013
Women’s Basketball Wins Overtime Showdown with Albertus Magnus
Lauren Perra drops in 18 points, while Olivia Murphy finishes with a double-double of 16 points and 16 rebounds.

November 22, 2013
Wesleyan's Defense Stifles Women's Basketball In 58-47 Defeat
Beacons will finish off the Courtyard By Marriott Classic Saturday against Albertus Magnus

November 19, 2013
Women's Basketball Rout Simmons 71-37 In Season Opener
Olivia Murphy registered a double-double with 20 points and 10 rebounds

November 18, 2013
2013-14 Women's Basketball Season Preview Capsule
Beacons looks to build upon 14-12 season and 7-6 mark in the Little East

November 15, 2013
Women's Basketball Ties Program-Record With Fifth-Place Projection In LEC
Beacons looking to build off 7-6 conference mark

August 7, 2013
Women's Basketball Announces 2013-14 Schedule
Beacons schedule includes five postseason teams from 2012-13