2014-15 Brown Women's Basketball News

December 19, 2014
Women's Basketball Hosts Fairleigh Dickinson On Sunday (1 PM)
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – After a two-week layoff, the Brown women’s basketball team gets back in action with a non-conference tilt against Fairleigh Dickinson on Sunday at the Pizzitola Sports Center.

December 8, 2014
Brown Athletics Announces Faculty & Staff Appreciation Games for Winter 2014-15
Brown Athletics is excited to announce Faculty and Staff Games for Men’s and Women’s Basketball and Men’s Hockey. All Brown faculty and staff will receive up to...

December 7, 2014
Women’s Basketball Clipped By Bonnies in Brown Classic Championship Game, 58-56
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Three Bears scored in double figures on Sunday, but an early 7-0 second half run propelled St. Bonaventure to a 58-56 win over the Brown women’s basketball team in the Brown Classic Championship Game.

December 6, 2014
Women’s Basketball Cruises Past Sacred Heart At The Brown Classic, 66-56
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Jordin Alexander netted a game high 21 points and Ellise Sharpe registered seven points, five steals, and four assists as the Brown women’s basketball team raced past Sacred Heart, 66-56 in day one action of the 2014 Brown Classic.

December 5, 2014
Women's Basketball Hosts The Brown Classic This Weekend
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The annual Brown Classic takes place this weekend, as the Brown women’s basketball team will welcome Sacred Heart, Drexel, and St. Bonaventure into the Pizzitola Sports Center.

December 3, 2014
Late Free Throws Lift URI Over Women’s Basketball, 65-61
KINGSTON, R.I. – A 7-0 run in a 1:11 span evened the Brown women’s basketball team up with Rhode Island, but Samantha Tabakman’s free throws with 3.2 seconds to play gave the Rams a 65-61 win at the Ryan Center on Wednesday night.

December 2, 2014
Women's Basketball Battles Rhode Island on Wednesday (7 PM)
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Brown women’s basketball team looks to rebound after two hard-fought defeats at the Maine November Tournament last weekend as they travel to the Ryan Center to battle Rhode Island on Wednesday at 7 p.m.

November 29, 2014
Women’s Basketball Downed By Maine, 58-53
BANGOR, Maine – Liz Wood’s career high 25 points led the Maine Black Bears to a 58-53 win over the Brown women’s basketball team on Saturday at the Cross Insurance Center.

November 28, 2014
Second Half Rally Not Enough As Women’s Basketball Falls To Boston College In Overtime, 90-80
BANGOR, Maine – A second half rally, capped by Jordin Alexander’s game-tying jumper at the buzzer, wasn’t enough as Boston College used a 11-0 run to open overtime to defeat the Brown women’s basketball team, 90-80 on Friday at the Black Bear November Tournament.

November 26, 2014
Women's Basketball Heads North For The Black Bear November Tournament
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Brown women’s basketball team heads north on Friday to battle Boston College in the Black Bear November Tournament. On Saturday, the Bears will battle the host Black Bears beginning at 1 p.m.

November 26, 2014
Maine Announces Schedule Changes To This Weekend’s Women’s Basketball Tournament
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Due to weather, the University of Maine has announced schedule changes to this weekend’s women’s basketball tournament to be held at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor, Maine.

November 25, 2014
Women’s Basketball Tripped Up By Bryant, 67-60
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Breanna Rucker’s game high 26 points helped a second half charge that propelled visiting Bryant to a 67-60 win over the Brown women’s basketball team on Tuesday night at the Pizzitola Sports Center.

November 24, 2014
Women's Basketball Hosts Bryant In Home-Opener On Tuesday
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – After a three-game road swing to start off the season, the Brown women’s basketball team will finally return to the Pizzitola Sports Center for their home-opener against Bryant on Tuesday night. Tipoff is slated for 7 p.m.

November 22, 2014
Women’s Basketball Outlasted By New Hampshire, 60-57
DURHAM, N.H. – A 13-5 run in the final minutes for the Brown women’s basketball team proved to fall just short as the New Hampshire Wildcats held on for a 60-57 win at Lundholm Gymnasium on Saturday night.

November 21, 2014
Women's Basketball Visits New Hampshire On Saturday (7 PM)
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Brown women’s basketball team looks to avenge a 77-74 overtime loss to New Hampshire last January as they travel to Durham to visit the Wildcats on Saturday night beginning at 7 p.m.

November 18, 2014
Women’s Basketball Downed by Providence, 78-69
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Junior Natalie Ball recorded a double-double on 11 points and 13 rebounds, but the Brown women’s basketball team couldn’t contain a second half surge from the host Friars in Providence’s 78-69 win at Alumni Hall on Tuesday night.

November 17, 2014
Women's Basketball Primed For Providence On Tuesday (7 PM)
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – After a thrilling comeback in Saturday’s season-opener at Vermont, the Brown women’s basketball team sets its sight on local foe, Providence, for a Tuesday night matchup at Alumni Hall beginning at 7 p.m.

November 15, 2014
Second Half Rally Fuels Women’s Basketball’s 81-76 Win Over Vermont
BURLINGTON, Vt. – Junior Jordin Alexander (Fishers, Ind.) shattered her previous career high with 27 points to cap a furious comeback in the Brown women’s basketball team’s 81-76 season-opening victory at Vermont on Saturday.

November 14, 2014
Women's Basketball Opens Up At Vermont On Saturday (2 PM)
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Brown women’s basketball team, under the direction of first-year Head Coach Sarah Behn, opens up the 2014-15 season at Vermont on Saturday beginning at 2 p.m.

November 6, 2014
Women's Basketball Season Preview
First-year Head Coach Sarah Behn sits down with BrownBears.TV to discuss the upcoming season. Brown opens up at Vermont on Nov. 15.

October 28, 2014
Women’s Basketball Picked Eighth in Ivy League Preseason Poll
PRINCETON, N.J. – The Brown women’s basketball team finished eighth in the 2014-15 Ivy League Preseason Media Poll in an announcement made by the league on Tuesday.

October 20, 2014
Brown Men's Hockey, Men's & Women's Basketball Single Game Tickets On Sale
Providence, RI – Single game tickets for Brown Men’s Hockey, Men’s Basketball and Women’s Basketball are now on sale! Tickets can be purchased online, by calling the Brown Athletics Ticket Office at (401) 863-2773, or at the Box Office located...

September 17, 2014
Brown Athletics Unveils 250th Anniversary Throwback Uniforms
Providence, RI – To commemorate Brown University’s year-long 250th Anniversary celebration, Brown Athletics has unveiled six throwback uniforms...

September 3, 2014
Women's Basketball Announces 2014-15 Schedule
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – First-year head women’s basketball coach Sarah Behn has released Brown’s 2014-15 schedule in an announcement made on Wednesday.

July 24, 2014
Women’s Basketball Earns WBCA Top 25 Academic Team Honor Roll Recognition
ATLANTA – For the second consecutive season, the Brown women’s basketball team earned a spot on the WBCA Top 25 Academic Team Honor Roll as announced by the Women’s Basketball Coaches Association on Thursday.

July 16, 2014
Women's Basketball Welcomes Six-Member Class of 2018
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Brown women’s basketball coach Sarah Behn has announced the six-member class of 2018 joining the Bears this fall.

June 30, 2014
Women's Basketball Adds Tomasso, Burks-Wiley, and Patch to Coaching Staff
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Ralph Tomasso, Jesyka Burks-Wiley, and Tyler Patch have been named assistant coaches for the Brown women’s basketball team in an announcement made by Head Coach Sarah Behn on Monday.

May 21, 2014
Sarah Behn Tabbed as Head Women's Basketball Coach
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Brown Director of Athletics, Jack Hayes, named Sarah Behn as the Elizabeth F. Turner ’98 Women’s Basketball Coaching Chair in a press conference at the Nelson Fitness Center on Wednesday.