2019-20 Wilmington University Women's Basketball News

  • Defense Comes Up Big as Women’s Basketball Defeats Concordia, 60-50  
    February 15, 2020
    A strong defensive stance from the Wilmington University women’s basketball team would help lead them to a 60-50 win over Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference cross-division foe Concordia Saturday afternoon at the Complex.
  • Women's Basketball vs. Concordia
    February 15, 2020
    A strong defensive stance from the Wilmington University women’s basketball team would help lead them to a 60-50 win over Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference cross-division foe Concordia Saturday afternoon at the Complex. Wilmington held the Clippers shooting to just 26.9 percent from the floor in the contest, while out rebounding their opponent, 58-42. Sabreen Muslim would lead the Wildcats with 14 points and 14 rebounds securing her fourth double-double, as Kiara Eubanks finished with 13 points and six rebounds. Emily Ansah notched her fifth double-double of the season with 10 points and 11 rebounds, as LaShyra Williams tied her season-high with 13 rebounds.
  • Shorthanded Wildcats Fall to Jefferson, 84-71
    February 12, 2020
    With a shorthanded bench, the Wilmington University women’s basketball team could not keep up with Jefferson, falling in the South Division Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference matchup, 84-71, Wednesday night at the WU Athletics Complex.
  • Women’s Basketball Standout Amelia Simmons (’10) Named Honorable Mention on D2 East Hoops All-Decade Team
    February 11, 2020
    Entering the new decade, the D2 East Women’s All-Decade Teams for the 2010’s have been announced by Tim McCaffrey and Stephen Zerdelian of D2 East Hoops, where Wilmington University women’s basketball standout Amelia Simmons earned All-Region Honorable Mention.
  • Women’s Basketball Falls Behind Early, Dropping CACC Contest to Caldwell, 80-65
    February 08, 2020
    A hot start for Caldwell University would lead to an 80-65 win over the Wilmington University women’s basketball team Saturday afternoon on Corino Court in a Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference cross division matchup.
  • Women's Basketball vs. Chestnut Hill
    February 05, 2020
    A fast start for the Wilmington University women’s basketball team would help them to a 77-67 win over Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference South Division Chestnut Hill Tuesday night at the Complex. LaShyra Williams would have a game-high 19 points, going 7-8 from the foul line, while grabbing 13 rebounds, and dishing seven assists, for the near triple-double. Sabreen Muslim would add 16 points, going 6-13 from the floor with six rebounds, as Emily Ansah finished with 12 points, and four rebounds. Jadyn Whitsitt would finish with 11 points, seven rebounds, and three assists. WU is now 4-17, 4-9 CACC.
  • Strong First Half Propels Women’s Basketball Over Chestnut Hill, 77-67
    February 04, 2020
    A fast start for the Wilmington University women’s basketball team would help them to a 77-67 win over Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference South Division Chestnut Hill Tuesday night at the Complex.
  • Wildcats Fall in Overtime on Final Shot to First Place Post, 89-87
    February 01, 2020
    It was a tight matchup that took an overtime period, but the top team in the Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference’s North Division Post would come out on top against the Wilmington University women’s basketball team after hitting the final shot at the buzzer in overtime for the 89-87 win at the Complex Saturday afternoon for National Girls and Women in Sports Day.
  • Fourth Quarter Drought Halts Women’s Basketball from CACC South Division Win Over First Place Holy Family
    January 29, 2020
    A scoring drought in the fourth quarter by the Wilmington University women’s basketball team would help Holy Family retake the lead on its way to a 71-63 Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference South Division victory at the Campus Center Wednesday night.
  • Wildcats Start Fast, Lead Wire-to-Wire in 85-76 Victory at Nyack
    January 25, 2020
    Six made three-pointers in the first quarter allowed the Wilmington University women’s basketball team to get out to a fast start in picking up its third win of the season, 85-76, in a Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference cross-divisional contest at Nyack on Saturday afternoon.
  • No. 24 USciences Holds Off Women’s Basketball Late, 76-67
    January 21, 2020
    The Wilmington University women’s basketball team would get within one of No. 24 University of the Sciences’ lead with 5:01 to play in the fourth, but the Devils would hang on and take a 76-67 Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference South Division win Tuesday night at the Complex.
  • Women’s Basketball with Five Wildcats in Double-Figures to Secure Second Victory with 89-59 Win over Felician  
    January 18, 2020
    Outscoring them throughout each quarter, the Wilmington University women’s basketball team secured its second win of the season with a victory over Felician, 89-59, Saturday afternoon at the WU Athletics Complex.
  • Women's Basketball vs. Felician
    January 18, 2020
    The Wilmington University women's basketball team secured their second victory of the season with an 89-59 win over Felician Saturday afternoon. The Wildcats had five players in double figures, including graduate student LaShyra Williams and junior Sabreen Muslim who both scored 20 points and grabbed 11 rebounds. Kasha Andrews chipped in 16 points and five assists. Tiffany Jackson added 12 points, and six rebounds off the bench, as Kiara Eubanks added 11 points, seven rebounds, five assists, and three steals. WU is now 2-14, 2-6 CACC.
  • Women’s Basketball Falls Behind Early as Chestnut Hill Takes CACC Matchup, 81-70
    January 15, 2020
    he Wilmington University women’s basketball team would come within two of Chestnut Hill’s controlling lead, but the Griffins would take the Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference South Division matchup, 81-70, Wednesday night at Sorgenti Arena.
  • Wildcats’ Second Half Run Not Enough as Dominican Comes Back Late to Capture 81-70 Win   
    January 11, 2020
    A 25-5 run by the Wilmington University women’s basketball team wasn’t enough, as Dominican came back late in the third and early in the fourth quarter to secure the cross-division matchup, 81-70, on Saturday afternoon at the Hennessy Center.
  • Women’s Basketball Falls in Heartbreaker to Georgian Court, 78-77, on Final Shot
    January 08, 2020
    It came down to the final three seconds of the game as an offensive rebound found Georgian Court University and they would hit the game winning shot to defeat the Wilmington University women’s basketball team, 78-77, Wednesday night in a Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference matchup at the WU Athletics Complex.
  • Women’s Basketball Captures First Win of Season with 66-59 Win over Bloomfield
    January 04, 2020
    The Wilmington University women’s basketball team captured its first win of the season with a 66-59 win over Bloomfield in a Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference cross-division matchup at the WU Athletic Complex Saturday afternoon.
  • Women's Basketball vs. Bloomfield
    January 04, 2020
    The Wilmington University women's basketball team secured their first victory of the 2019-20 season with a 66-59 win over cross-division rival Bloomfield on Saturday afternoon at the Complex. With the win, the women are now 1-11, 1-3 CACC this year. Kasha Andrews came off the bench and had a game-high 15 points, going 5-9 from behind the three-point line. Tiffany Jackson led the starters with 13 points, going 6-12 from the floor with four rebounds, as Jadyn Whitsitt added 12 points and grabbed seven rebounds. LaShyra Williams chipped in with 11 points and eight rebounds, going 3-5 from behind the arc.
  • Women’s Basketball Opens 2020 with 84-70 Loss to New York Tech
    January 02, 2020
    A 14-4 run at the end of the first quarter helped New York Tech control the remainder of the game, as they defeated the Wilmington University women’s basketball team, 84-70, in Wilmington’s final nonconference game of the regular season at the Complex Thursday night.
  • Goldey-Beacom Holds Off Wildcats in Final Seconds to Secure 70-69 Win
    December 21, 2019
    Looking to get their first win of the season in their final game of the of 2019 season, the Wilmington University women’s basketball team fell just short to cross-town rival Goldey-Beacom, 70-69, on Saturday afternoon in a Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference matchup at Joseph West Jones Center.
  • Millersville Takes 75-55 Nonconference Win Over Women’s Basketball  
    December 16, 2019
    A 10-point lead at halftime would help Millersville University to a 75-55 win over the Wilmington University women’s basketball team Monday night in a nonconference matchup at Pucillo Gymnasium.
  • Holy Family Lights-Out from Deep, Capturing a 76-58 Win over Women’s Basketball
    December 07, 2019
    A 26-8 third quarter run by Holy Family would help cap off a 76-58 win over the Wilmington University women’s basketball team in a Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference matchup Saturday afternoon at the WU Athletics Complex.
  • Fourth Quarter Comeback Gives Jefferson Win over Women’s Basketball, 85-76, In First CACC Contest
    December 03, 2019
    The Wilmington University women’s basketball team would control the lead since the end of the first quarter until eight minutes left in the fourth, but Jefferson pulled away with the come from behind win, 85-76, in the first Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference game of the season at Gallagher Center Tuesday night.
  • Regionally Ranked No. 9 Daemen Storms Past Women’s Basketball, 83-51
    November 23, 2019
    The Wilmington University women’s basketball team could not hold on to No. 9 Regionally ranked Daemen as they defeated Wilmington, 83-51 in a nonconference matchup at the WU Athletics Complex on Saturday afternoon.
  • Second Half Charge Falls In Final Minute as Mercy Secures 83-79 Nonconference victory over Women’s Basketball
    November 20, 2019
    Down 12 at the halftime break, the Wilmington University women’s basketball team’s quest for their first win fell just short, as Mercy pulled out an 83-79 victory on its home court on Wednesday night.
  • Franklin Pierce Pulls Away from Women’s Basketball, 73-56
    November 16, 2019
    A late second quarter run would help Franklin Pierce take the lead into the break, before maintaining it throughout the second half to take a 73-56 win over the Wilmington University women’s basketball team on Saturday afternoon at The Fieldhouse in a nonconference matchup.
  • Halftime Lead Doesn’t Hold for WilmU Women’s Basketball as West Chester Takes 72-59 Victory
    November 14, 2019
    A halftime lead would disappear in the third quarter for the Wilmington University women’s basketball team, as a strong second half carried West Chester to a 72-59 victory at the WU Athletics Complex on Thursday night in the 2019-20 home opener.
  • Wildcats Close NE10/CACC Challenge with 78-69 Loss to Saint Rose
    November 09, 2019
    A slow fourth quarter for the Wilmington University women’s basketball team led to a 78-69 loss to Saint Rose in the final game of the Delta Hotel NE10/CACC Conference Challenge on Saturday afternoon at Ross Sports Center.
  • Women’s Basketball Falls to NE10 Contender St. Michael’s, 82-64 in Season Opener
    November 08, 2019
    In their first game of the 2019-20 campaign, the Wilmington University women’s basketball team fell to St. Michael’s, 82-64, in the opening night of the Delta Hotel NE10/CACC Conference Challenge at Ross Sports Center Friday night.
  • Women’s Basketball Rounds Out the CACC South Division In 2019-20 Preseason Coaches Poll
    October 30, 2019
    With 26 points, the Wilmington University women’s basketball team was picked to finish seventh in the CACC South Division, as the 2019-20 Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference Preseason Coaches Poll was announced by the conference on Tuesday, which is conducted by the leagues 14 head coaches.
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