Fahey heads north to Illinois

Early yesterday morning, women’s basketball coach Nancy Fahey sent out an email to her players calling for a team meeting at noon. Fahey had just accepted the head coaching position at the University of Illinois.

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BREAKING: Fahey hired by University of Illinois

Nancy Fahey, longtime head coach of the Washington University women’s basketball team will join the University of Illinois to lead its Division I program, according to the Champaign, Ill. based News Gazette.

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Women’s basketball to host NCAA sectional round against Oshkosh

For the third straight season, the Washington University women’s basketball team is in the sectional semifinals of the NCAA tournament. But this time, they get to host.

Anna Schoenfeld | Staff Reporter

Women’s basketball advances to Sweet 16, will host Oshkosh on Friday

Down one and nearly halfway through the third quarter, the No. 6 Washington University women’s basketball team was battling for tournament survival against No. 24 Wheaton College. But back-to-back buckets from sophomore forward Madeline Homoly ignited a 14-4 run to put the Bears up for good.

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Women’s basketball opens up NCAA tournament against St. Norbert

With a last-second victory against the University of Chicago last weekend, the Washington University women’s basketball team clinched the UAA championship, guaranteeing them an automatic bid into the NCAA tournament and their 28th consecutive playoff appearance.

Anna Schoenfeld | Staff Reporter

With seconds left, a championship

With six seconds left on the game clock, junior Natalie Orr charged up the court, hounded by the same press defense that had disrupted the Bears’ offense all afternoon.

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Automatic tournament bid on the line for women’s basketball against Chicago

Barring the phenomenally unlikely, the No. 7 Washington University women’s basketball team will play in the NCAA Tournament come March.

Anna Schoenfeld | Staff Reporter

Women’s basketball sweeps road games, sets up UAA title showdown

After earning a pair of road victories this weekend, the No. 7 Washington University women’s basketball team now have a chance to claim the greatest regular-season prize: the UAA title and an automatic bid to the NCAA tournament.

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Division wandering: Memories from college basketball’s biggest stages

That young girl was Jenn Dynis, current senior and captain of the Washington University women’s basketball team. She’s one of three players on the women’s basketball team who transferred from Division I programs, the other two being senior Zoe Vernon and sophomore Madeline Homoly.

Anna Schoenfeld | Staff Reporter

Women’s basketball tied for first in UAA after two close conference victories

The Washington University women’s basketball team came out victorious in two tightly contested conference matchups this weekend. After beating Emory University by an 82-78 score on Friday and squeaking out an 80-77 win against the University of Rochester on Sunday, the No. 9-ranked Bears sit with their 9-2 conference record on top of the University Athletic Association (UAA), tied with University of Chicago.

Anna Schoenfeld | Staff Writer