2013-14 Women's Basketball News
December 8, 2013
Clarke Reaches 1,000-Point Mark; Women's Basketball Outlasts Morgan State, 63-53
The Brown women’s basketball program can add another chapter to the record books, as co-captain as Lauren Clarke (Colts Neck, N.J.) reached the 1,000-point milestone in Brown’s 63-53 win over Morgan State in the final game of the Brown Classic on Sunday.
December 7, 2013
Late Free Throw Edges Women's Basketball, 60-59 in Day One of the Brown Classic
Lauren Clarke (Colts Neck, N.J.) led the Brown women’s basketball team with 19 points on 7-of-12 shooting, but it wasn’t enough as Maine converted on a late free throw to edge the Bears, 60-59 in day one of the Brown Classic.
December 6, 2013
Women's Basketball Hosts the Brown Classic This Weekend
Coming off of a 10-point triumph over in-state rival, Rhode Island, on Wednesday, the Brown women’s basketball team will host the Brown Classic at the Pizzitola Sports Center on Saturday and Sunday. Brown will be joined in the two-day tournament by the University of Maine, Fairfield University, and Morgan State University.
December 4, 2013
Bikofsky's Career-High 28 Points Lifts Women's Basketball Over URI, 66-56
Led by junior Sophie Bikofsky’s career-high 28 points, the Brown women’s basketball team outlasted in-state rival, Rhode Island, 66-56 at the Pizzitola Sports Center on Wednesday night.
December 3, 2013
Women's Basketball Battles Rhode Island on Wednesday (7 PM)
After splitting the two-game set at the Navy Classic last weekend, including a record-setting performance on Saturday, the Brown women’s basketball team returns home for the first time in over a month to battle Rhode Island on Wednesday at 7 p.m.
November 30, 2013
Women's Basketball Overwhelms UMBC 92-53; Sets Team Record in Three Pointers
The Brown women’s basketball team set a team record for three-point field goals and scored the most points since 1982 en route to a 92-53 triumph over UMBC in day two of the Navy Classic on Saturday.
November 29, 2013
Women's Basketball Falls to Navy, 81-61 in Day One of the Navy Classic
Despite erasing double-digit second half deficits the previous two games, the Brown women’s basketball team couldn’t find its shooting stroke as they dropped a 81-61 decision to Navy at Alumni Hall on Friday night.
November 27, 2013
Women's Basketball Heads to Annapolis for the Navy Classic
The Brown women’s basketball team looks to rebound off the heels of a 67-65 heartbreaking loss at Army last Saturday. The Bears’ five-game road trip concludes at the Navy Classic against host Navy on Friday and UMBC on Saturday at Alumni Hall.
November 27, 2013
Sophie Bikofsky Previews WBB Match-Up Against Navy
Bikofsky sits down with BrownBearsTV to talk Ivy Player of the Week honors and the team's trip to Annapolis.
November 23, 2013
Women's Basketball's Comeback Falls Short at Army, 67-65
Despite closing the game on a 29-12 run, the Brown women’s basketball team’s comeback bid fell just short in a 67-65 defeat at Army on Saturday.
November 22, 2013
Women's Basketball Continues Road Trip at Army on Saturday
The Brown women’s basketball team, fresh off a thrilling 66-61 comeback win over Bryant, travel to West Point to take on the 3-1 Black Knights on Saturday at Christl Arena.
November 20, 2013
Women's Basketball Rallies in the Second Half to Upend Bryant, 66-61
Senior co-captain Lauren Clarke’s (Colts Neck, N.J.) career-high 27 points, including 17 in the second half, rallied the Brown women’s basketball team to a thrilling 66-61 win over in-state rival, Bryant, on Wednesday at the Chace Athletic Center.
November 19, 2013
Women's Basketball Battles Bryant on Wednesday (7 PM)
Coming off its first victory of the season, a 64-52 triumph at Saint Peter’s, the Brown women’s basketball team sets its sights on Ocean State rival, Bryant, on Wednesday at the Chace Athletic Center.
November 18, 2013
2013-14 Men's Hockey, Men's & Women's Basketball Wallpapers Released
Brown Athletics is excited to announce that 2013-14 men's basketball, women's basketball and men's hockey schedule wallpapers are now available for download on BrownBears.com
November 18, 2013
Bikofsky Tabbed as Ivy League Co-Player of the Week
After her career-high, 23-point performance against Saint Peter’s on Saturday, junior guard Sophie Bikofsky (Newton, Mass.) earned Ivy League Co-Player of the Week honors in an announcement made by the league on Monday.
November 16, 2013
Bikofsky's Career-High 23 Points Leads Women's Basketball Over Saint Peter's, 64-52
Sophie Bikofsky’s (Newton, Mass.) career-high 23 points proved to be the difference as the Brown women’s basketball team evened its record at 1-1 with a 64-52 win over Saint Peter’s on Saturday at the Yanitelli Center.
November 14, 2013
Women's Basketball Clashes with Saint Peter's on Saturday (2 PM)
After a heartbreaking 70-69 loss to Lafayette in the season opener on Sunday, the Brown women’s basketball team aims for the win column on Saturday at Saint Peter’s (2 p.m.).
November 10, 2013
Women's Basketball Falls Late to Lafayette, 70-69
Emily Homan’s layup with 24 seconds to play propelled Lafayette to a 70-69 win over the Brown women’s basketball team at the Pizzitola Sports Center on Sunday. The Leopards improved to 2-0 this season while the Bears fell to 0-1.
November 8, 2013
Women's Basketball Tips Off 2013-14 Season Against Lafayette on Sunday (1 PM)
The Brown women’s basketball team opens up its 40th season on Sunday versus Lafayette as part of a doubleheader beginning at 1 p.m.
November 7, 2013
Women's Basketball Participates in Youth Clinics
The Brown women’s basketball team recently participated in local youth clinics to demonstrate fundamental basketball skills and offer advice on sportsmanship.
November 4, 2013
Women's Basketball Honors Returning Champions
Members of Brown women’s basketball’s Ivy League Championship teams of the past gathered at an alumnae reception held at the Brown University Sports Foundation tent prior to Saturday’s football game.
October 29, 2013
Women's Basketball Announces 2013-14 Schedule
A 28-game slate, including six postseason participants from 2012-13, highlight Brown women’s basketball’s 2013-14 regular season schedule in an announcement made by Head Coach Jean Marie Burr. The Bears will welcome 11 opponents to the friendly confines of Williams Court.
October 24, 2013
Women's Basketball Tabbed Seventh in Ivy League Preseason Poll
The Brown women’s basketball team finished seventh in the 2013-14 Ivy League Preseason Media Poll in an announcement made by the league on Thursday. The Bears amassed 45 points in the poll, finishing ahead of eighth place Columbia (21 points).
October 22, 2013
Brown Men's and Women's Basketball Single Game Tickets On Sale Now!
2013-14 Brown University men’s and women’s basketball single game tickets are on sale now.
August 1, 2013
Brown Student-Athletes Excel at Maccabiah Games
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Nine Brown University student-athletes from five different programs recently competed at the 19th Maccabiah Games, as the best Jewish athletes in the world gathered in Israel from July 17-30 for top-level competition.
July 18, 2013
Women’s Basketball Ranked Ninth in WBCA Academic Top 25
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Brown University women’s basketball team was recognized for its outstanding performance in the classroom during the 2012-13 season, earning a spot on the Women’s Basketball Coaches Association (WBCA) Top 25 Team Honor Roll, announced Thursday.
July 9, 2013
Greene Joins Women’s Basketball Staff
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Brown University women's basketball coach Jean Marie Burr has announced the addition of assistant coach Katie Greene to her coaching staff. Greene, who is the winningest coach in school history at Newbury College, will work primarily with the post players at Brown.