Entries tagged with ‘Gustavus women’s basketball’

Women’s Basketball Upends Saint Ben’s 73-43 in MIAC Quarterfinal

The Gustavus women’s basketball team started its MIAC postseason run Tuesday with a decisive 73-43 quarterfinal win at Saint Benedict. The No. 5 Gusties controlled the boards, doubling up the No. 3 Bennies 46-23, while shooting an efficient 55.2 percent from the field. The Gustie defense was also stingy, holding the home team 28.8 percent shooting.

Women’s Basketball Begins MIAC Playoffs Tuesday at Saint Ben’s

The Gustavus women’s basketball team begins postseason play Tuesday night at Saint Benedict in the MIAC quarterfinals. Tipoff in St. Joseph, Minn. is set for 7 p.m. at Claire Lynch Hall. The No. 5 seed Gusties enter the game 14-11 overall, while the No. 4 seed Bennies are 15-10. Both teams finished the conference season 11-7, but the Bennies won the tiebreaker with a series sweep over the Gusties.

Lee Scores 1,000th Career Point, Women’s Hoops Tops Concordia 81-51

The Gustavus women’s basketball team Saturday finished the regular season with a convincing 81-51 victory at Concordia, improving to 14-11 overall and 11-7 in the MIAC. Justine Lee (Sr., Dawson, Minn.) etched her name in the Gustavus record books, becoming the 13th Gustie women’s basketball player to reach 1,000 career points. Lee finished the game with 17 points, including five three-pointers.

Women’s Basketball Struggles at Bethel, Loses 68-48

The Gustavus women’s basketball team suffered a 68-48 setback at Bethel on Wednesday night, dropping to 13-11 overall and 10-7 in the MIAC.

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 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.