2015 Women's Basketball Championship News

  • NESCAC Final: No. 1 Tufts Repeats as NESCAC Champions
    March 01, 2015
    The Tufts women's basketball team won its second consecutive NESCAC title on Sunday, pulling away from Bowdoin College in the second half to earn a 68-52 victory at Cousens Gym.
  • NESCAC Semifinal: No. 1 Tufts 53, No. 4 Williams 40
    February 28, 2015
    Much like the first meeting between the 25-1 Jumbos and the 20-6 Ephs, a tightly contested match unfolded at Cousens in the semifinal round of the NESCAC Tournament, but also like the first meeting, Tufts finished on top 53-40. The Jumbos advance to a second consecutive NESCAC Tournament final.
  • NESCAC Semifinal: No. 2 Bowdoin 74, No. 3 Amherst 66
    February 28, 2015
    The Bowdoin women's basketball team will play in its 10th NESCAC final tomorrow after defeating Amherst, 74-66, in the conference tournament semifinals played at Tufts today.
  • 2015 NESCAC Women's Basketball Championship Preview
    February 25, 2015
    Top-seeded Tufts looks to win back-to-back conference championships one year after winning the program’s first title when it hosts the remaining rounds of the 2015 NESCAC Women’s Basketball Championship this weekend at Cousens Gymnasium. The top four seeds advanced to the semifinal round for the fifth time in six years.
  • NESCAC Quarterfinal: No. 2 Bowdoin 80, No. 7 Middlebury 52
    February 21, 2015
    Shannon Brady scored a game-high 25 points to lead the Bowdoin women's basketball team over Middlebury, 80-52, in the quarterfinals of the New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) tournament on Saturday at Morrell Gymnasium.
  • NESCAC Quarterfinal: No. 4 Williams 45, No. 5 Connecticut College 44
    February 21, 2015
    With 5.6 seconds left on the clock, Williams' Amanni Fernandez wrestled an inbounds pass away from Connecticut College's Mairead Hynes to seal a 45-44 win over the Camels in Saturday's NESCAC quarterfinal at Chandler Gym.
  • NESCAC Quarterfinal: No. 1 Tufts 64, No. 8 Hamilton 43
    February 21, 2015
    The 24-1 Jumbos advanced to the semifinal round of the NESCAC tournament after defeating the 12-12 Hamilton Continentals, 64-43, at Cousens Gymnasium. Tufts earned the top seed in the tournament for the third straight year, while Hamilton made their second consecutive and second overall appearance in the post-season tournament.
  • NESCAC Quarterfinal: No. 3 Amherst 62, No. 6 Colby 40
    February 21, 2015
    Three players scored in double-figures for the third-seeded Amherst women’s basketball team as the Jeffs defeated sixth-seeded Colby in NESCAC Quarterfinal action Saturday at LeFrak Gymnasium, 62-40.
  • 2015 NESCAC Women's Basketball Championship Seeding
    February 15, 2015
    Tufts has earned the top seed in the 2015 NESCAC Women’s Basketball Championship for the third straight season after posting a perfect league record of 10-0. Quarterfinal action gets underway on Saturday, February 21 with Tufts, Bowdoin, Amherst and Williams hosting the quarterfinal rounds.