Stories about "women's basketball"
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Video: Bates and Bowdoin team up to honor the late Marsha Graef

Friday, November 18, 2016 11:26 am

In their first weekend of play, the Bates and Bowdoin women's basketball teams will find common ground on their home courts of Alumni Gym and Morrell Gym.

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New scholarship endowment honors Bates coaching legend Jim Murphy ’69

Thursday, April 14, 2016 3:17 pm

Gifts from former teammates, players, and classmates to the James P. Murphy '69 Scholarship Fund total more than $130,000 so far.

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Photo Story: Chelsea Nason’s Senior Day was for the ages

Friday, February 19, 2016 11:20 am

What Senior Day for women's basketball lacked in numbers (Nason was the sole honoree), it made up for in emotion, drama, and, in the end, pure elation.

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Video: Art of rebounding with Allie Coppola ’17

Friday, December 18, 2015 1:24 pm

Explaining Coppola's rebounding prowess doesn't require the word "jump." She's simply more "focused and more determined" than many of her opponents, says head coach Alison Montgomery.

Jim Murphy '69 "has led his programs with the utmost integrity, an amazing work ethic and a passion for excellence," said Director of Athletics Kevin McHugh. (Jay Burns/Bates College)
Bates women’s basketball coach Jim Murphy retires after 21 seasons, 343 victories and six NCAA appearances

Tuesday, April 7, 2015 9:01 am

With 343 victories and six NCAA Tournament appearances, Murphy "has led his programs with the utmost integrity, an amazing work ethic and a passion for excellence," said Director of Athletics Kevin McHugh.

Women's basketball madness marches on

Tuesday, March 8, 2005 12:41 pm

The Bobcats will take on the University of Southern Maine in the NCAA Sweet 16 on Friday in Gorham. The winner will face the winner of Springfield-Wesleyan in the Elite 8 on Saturday, also in Gorham.

Basketball teams prep for playoff showdowns in Alumni Gym

Wednesday, February 16, 2005 3:44 pm

For the first time in Bates history, the men’s and women’s basketball teams both finished in the top four of NESCAC, giving the Bobcats home court advantage in two first-round playoff games this Saturday.

Hot streaks on hold for winter break

Wednesday, December 15, 2004 1:40 pm

Athletic teams at Bates are on a brief hiatus for exams this week. Contests will resume on Jan. 3 with the women's basketball team heading to Williamstown, Mass., for the Williams Tournament. But it's been a tremendous first month of the winter sports season for the Bobcats, with several teams earning national recognition.

Basketball teams start 2004-05 undefeated

Tuesday, December 7, 2004 3:35 pm

Both the men's and women's basketball teams have gotten off to impressive starts at Bates College, with both teams undefeated through the first three weeks of the season.

Men's, women's basketball teams fall to top-ranked teams in NESCAC Tournaments

Sunday, February 29, 2004 11:01 am

The Bates College men's basketball team fell to one No. 1 team on Saturday, and the women suffered the same fate on Sunday as both teams were eliminated from the New England Small College Athletic Conference Championships over the weekend.

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