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2017-18 Centre Women's Basketball News

  • Colonels stifled by Vikings in SAA Quarterfinal loss
    February 23, 2018
    ATLANTA – The book has closed on the Centre women’s basketball season, as the Colonels fell 61-41 to Berry College in the Southern Athletic Association (SAA) quarterfinals, taking place in Atlanta.
  • Centre women land three on All-SAA teams
    February 22, 2018
    ATLANTA - As the Southern Athletic Association prepares to host its 2017-18 women's basketball championship at Oglethorpe, the league released its All-Conference awards for this season and three players from Centre College made the cut.
  • Seniors come through for Centre women in 61-56 victory over Sewanee
    February 17, 2018
    DANVILLE, Ky. – Seniors Paige Kellam (Hebron, Ky.) and Olivia Schad (Cincinnati) made clutch plays for the Centre women’s basketball team on Senior Day as the Colonels defeated the Sewanee Tigers 61-56, securing the no. 4 seed in next week’s Southern Athletic Association Tournament in Atlanta.
  • Stormy Petrels outlast Colonels in SAA meeting, 65-52
    February 11, 2018
    DANVILLE, Ky. – Centre women’s basketball fell to visiting Oglethorpe Sunday afternoon, dropping the season series with a 65-52 defeat in Southern Athletic Association (SAA) action in Alumni Gymnasium.
  • Centre stifles Berry on Pink Night
    February 09, 2018
    DANVILLE, Ky. – Centre women’s basketball took the motto of their annual Pink Night game to heart Friday evening, routing Southern Athletic Association (SAA) foe Berry College, 62-40, inside Alumni Gymnasium.
  • Colonels upended by Majors in final SAA road game, 59-53
    February 04, 2018
    JACKSON, Miss. – Centre women’s basketball couldn’t overcome a cold spell in the second quarter Sunday afternoon, falling 59-53 to Southern Athletic Association (SAA) foe Millsaps in the Hangar Dome.
  • Panthers even season series with home win against Colonels
    February 02, 2018
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Centre women’s basketball suffered a cold shooting night against the Birmingham Southern Panthers Friday evening, dropping a 64-48 decision inside Bill Battle Coliseum.
  • Colonels snap skid in 74-51 victory over SAA rival Rhodes
    January 28, 2018
    DANVILLE, Ky. – Centre women’s basketball got a game-high 21 points from sophomore Kat Wilson and overcame an early deficit to defeat Rhodes, 74-51, Sunday inside Alumni Gymnasium during Southern Athletic Association (SAA) play.
  • Warriors surge past Colonels in second half
    January 26, 2018
    DANVILLE, Ky. – Centre women’s basketball dropped its fifth consecutive contest Friday evening, falling 62-45 against visiting Southern Athletic Association (SAA) foe Hendrix in Alumni Gymnasium.
  • Lynx defeat Colonels behind big fourth quarter
    January 21, 2018
    MEMPHIS, Tenn. – Centre women’s basketball dropped its fourth straight decision Sunday, as Rhodes won 75-62 behind a strong fourth quarter inside Mallory Gymnasium in Southern Athletic Association (SAA) play.
  • Warriors excel at the stripe, hand Colonels third straight loss
    January 19, 2018
    CONWAY, Ark. – Centre women’s basketball dropped its third consecutive game after falling 72-65 against a stubborn Hendrix squad inside Grove Gymnasium Friday in Southern Athletic Association (SAA) action.
  • Turnovers haunt Colonels in second straight loss
    January 14, 2018
    ATLANTA – The turnover bug bit Centre women’s basketball again Sunday afternoon, as the Colonels dropped a 53-44 decision against Oglethorpe in Atlanta.
  • Centre’s nine-game winning streak snapped in SAA loss at Berry
    January 12, 2018
    MOUNT BERRY, Ga. – Centre women’s basketball’s remarkable nine-game winning streak came to an end Friday night, as the Colonels fell 63-53 at Berry inside the Cage Center.
  • Stewart garners SAA Player of the Week nod
    January 08, 2018
    ATLANTA – Junior forward Abigail Stewart (LaGrange, Ky.) has been named the Southern Athletic Association (SAA) Women’s Basketball Player of the Week, the league announced Monday.
  • Stewart, Kellam power Colonels to ninth straight win
    January 07, 2018
    DANVILLE, Ky. – Junior Abigail Stewart poured in a career-high 36 points as Centre women’s basketball won its ninth game in a row, defeating visiting Millsaps, 89-72, inside Alumni Gymnasium Sunday afternoon.
  • Rice, defense shine in Colonels’ 63-39 win over BSC
    January 05, 2018
    DANVILLE, Ky. – Behind a big second quarter effort, the Centre women’s basketball team cruised past Birmingham Southern Friday evening, 63-39, in Southern Athletic Association (SAA) action inside Alumni Gymnasium.
  • Colonels close nonconference slate with victory over Wooster
    December 30, 2017
    SEWANEE, Tenn. – Centre women’s basketball won its seventh game in a row Saturday afternoon, dropping Wooster 73-51 in the nonconference finale at the Sewanee Holiday Classic.
  • Hot third quarter spurs Centre women to 59-41 win over Covenant
    December 29, 2017
    SEWANEE, Tenn. - The Centre women’s basketball team got off to a slow start against the Covenant Scots in the first of two games at the Sewanee Holiday Classic, but a 23-5 third quarter propelled the Colonels to a comfortable 59-41 victory over the Scots, extending Centre’s winning streak to six games.
  • Colonels stifle Lasers, pick up fifth straight win in Daytona finale
    December 21, 2017
    DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Centre women’s basketball shut down Lasell Thursday afternoon, winning 53-29 in their final game of the Daytona Beach Shootout.
  • Big second quarter carries Colonels past Regents
    December 19, 2017
    DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Despite a hiatus lasting more than two weeks, the Centre women’s basketball team continued its hot start to the season with a 62-48 victory against Rockford at the Daytona Beach Shootout.
  • Colonels continue hot start, defeat Sewanee in SAA opener
    December 02, 2017
    SEWANEE, Tenn. – Junior Madison Rice set career highs with 19 points and nine rebounds as Centre women’s basketball rolled past Sewanee, 70-63, in the Southern Athletic Association opener.
  • Bunner beats buzzer for 59-58 win over MSJ
    November 28, 2017
    DANVILLE, Ky. – Junior Cheyenne Bunner (Mars Hill, N.C.) sank a layup with no time left as the Centre women’s basketball team improved to 5-1 on the season with a thrilling 59-58 victory over the Mount St. Joseph Lions in Alumni Gym.
  • Colonels cruise past Quakers, 74-56
    November 26, 2017
    RICHMOND, Ind. – Centre women’s basketball cruised to a 74-56 victory over Earlham on the road Sunday evening, leading from start to finish inside the Quakers’ Athletics and Wellness Center.
  • Colonels suffer first loss of season at Hanover
    November 25, 2017
    HANOVER, Ind. – Centre women’s basketball dropped a 62-52 decision Saturday at Hanover, marking the first loss of the 2017-18 campaign.
  • Late rally propels Centre women to 55-53 win over Spalding
    November 21, 2017
    DANVILLE, Ky. - Centre women's basketball escaped Alumni Gymnasium with a narrow 55-53 victory against in-state foe Spalding Tuesday night, overcoming a sluggish offensive performance to remain undefeated for the young season.
  • Wilson nets 29 as Centre defeats Maryville, 86-76
    November 18, 2017
    DANVILLE, Ky. – Sophomore Kat Wilson dropped a career-high 29 points Saturday as the Centre women’s basketball squad defeated Maryville, 86-76, in the finale of the Lee’s Famous Recipe/Hampton Inn Classic in Alumni Gymnasium.
  • Colonels stifle Falcons in 63-36 season-opening victory
    November 17, 2017
    DANVILLE, Ky. – Centre women’s basketball put on a defensive clinic in their 2017-18 season opener Friday night, defeating Anderson by a 63-36 score in the Lee’s Famous Recipe/Hampton Inn Classic in Alumni Gym.
  • Centre women's basketball schedule release
    September 21, 2017
    DANVILLE, Ky. – The Centre women’s basketball staff released the program’s 2017-18 regular season schedule this week.
  • Women's basketball to host Elite Clinic Sept. 15
    August 25, 2017
    DANVILLE, Ky. – The Centre College women’s basketball program will host an Elite Clinic Sept. 15 in Alumni Gym.