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Fri, 24 Mar 2017 01:06:00 EDTUC Davis junior Rachel Nagel shared game-high honors with 20 points in 25 minutes, and the Aggies used a 13-2 run early in the third quarter to whittle a 14-point deficit down to just three points with 4:55 remaining in the period, but host Washington State got the key baskets when it needed, eventually pulling away for a, 71-62, victory on Thursday night in the "Sweet 16" of the Women's National Invitation Tournament at Beasley Coliseum.
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 15:15:00 EDTIn the midst of final exams, the UC Davis women’s basketball team’s “sweet” run through the 2017 Women’s National Invitation Tournament bracket continues this week as the Aggies (25-7 overall) -- one of 32 women’s basketball programs still playing this season -- head back out on the road to Pullman, Wash., to take on Washington State -- their second Pac-12 opponent of this postseason -- on Thursday (March 23) at 7 p.m.
Sun, 19 Mar 2017 16:43:00 EDTWith the win, women's basketball will advance to Thursday's Third Round game at Washington State, tipoff is tentatively set for 7 p.m. WNIT officials will release official start times for all Sweet 16 games by the time all Second Round contests conclude on Tuesday, if not sooner.
Sat, 18 Mar 2017 20:09:00 EDTFresh off the first postseason victory in the program's Division I history, the UC Davis women's basketball team (24-7 overall) continues its postseason run this weekend, heading to Fort Collins, Colo., to take on Colorado State in the second round of the Women's National Invitation Tournament on Sunday (March 19) at Moby Arena. Tip-off is scheduled for 1 p.m. PT.
Fri, 17 Mar 2017 20:33:00 EDTSophomore Morgan Bertsch finished with a game-high 23 points and a career-high six of UC Davis' school single-game record 12 blocks on Friday night, lifting the visiting Aggies to their first-ever Division I postseason win, 72-62, over Utah in the first round of the 2017 Women's National Invitation Tournament at the Huntsman Center in Salt Lake City.
Wed, 15 Mar 2017 11:58:00 EDTChampions of the Big West Conference regular season, the UC Davis women’s basketball team (23-7 overall, 14-2 in the Big West) begins its postseason run this week on the road, heading to Salt Lake City, Utah, to take on the University of Utah on Friday (March 17) at the Huntsman Center. Tip off is scheduled for 5 p.m. PT.
Tue, 14 Mar 2017 13:01:00 EDTThe UC Davis women's basketball team's opener at the University of Utah will tip off at 5 p.m. PT on Friday (March 17) from the Huntsman Center in Salt Lake City, tournament officials announced on Tuesday morning.
Mon, 13 Mar 2017 21:10:00 EDTMaking its fifth postseason appearance in 10 seasons as a Division I program, the UC Davis women's basketball team will take on the University of Utah in the first round of the 20th annual Women's National Invitational Tournament on Friday (March 17), as the field of 64 teams was announced on Monday night.
Fri, 10 Mar 2017 15:10:00 EDTUC Davis’ next game will take place in the WNIT; opponent, location and tip time will be announced early next week
Thu, 09 Mar 2017 13:11:00 EDTBy virtue of its Big West Conference regular season title, the UC Davis women’s basketball team (23-6, 14-2) got a chance to relax and renew itself prior to participating in this year’s Big West Tournament, earning a double bye into the semifinals where it will face No. 4-seeded UC Santa Barbara on Friday (March 10) at Noon at the Honda Center in Anaheim, Calif.
Mon, 06 Mar 2017 12:03:00 EDTAfter leading her team to the Big West Conference regular season title for the second time in the history of the program, UC Davis sixth-year head coach Jennifer Gross was named the Big West Conference Coach of the Year, while four of her student-athletes earned all-conference honors as voted on by the league's head coaches and announced by the conference office on Monday morning.
Mon, 06 Mar 2017 08:32:00 EDTNow that the men’s and women’s basketball regular seasons are complete, all attention will now shift towards the Honda Center in Anaheim, Calif., where both basketball teams will begin their chase for the conference’s automatic bid in the 2017 NCAA Tournament.
Sat, 04 Mar 2017 17:25:00 EDTFor the second time in the program's Division I history, the Aggies are champions of the Big West Conference's regular season.
Fri, 03 Mar 2017 16:28:00 EDTWith a share of the Big West Conference regular season title in hand, and riding a league-best nine-game winning streak, the UC Davis women’s basketball team (22-6, 13-2) goes for the outright league title on Saturday (March 4) at 2 p.m., traveling to Northridge to take on third-place CSUN at The Matadome in the regular season finale for both teams.
Fri, 03 Mar 2017 11:23:00 EDTJunior women’s basketball player Dani Nafekh and senior track & field thrower Matthew Bender were chosen as UC Davis’ representatives for the Big West Conference Scholar-Athletes of the Year awards program. Along with honorees from the other member institutions, both Aggies will be recognized at a banquet at the Wyndham Hotel in Garden Grove on Thursday, March 9.