April 7, 2015 9:01 am
Bates women’s basketball coach Jim Murphy retires after 21 seasons, 343 victories and six NCAA appearances
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
February 22, 2004 11:33 am
The Bates College men’s and women’s basketball teams both advanced to the semifinal round of the New England Small College Athletic Conference Championships with wins over their quarterfinal opponents on Saturday.
February 17, 2004 12:12 pm
Betsy Hochadel was selected as the New England Small College Athletic Conference Women’s Basketball Player of the Week by the conference on Monday afternoon.
February 21, 2002 8:52 am
By virtue of their 77-59 victory over Trinity College on Feb. 17, the women’s basketball team has advanced to the semifinals of the New England Small College Athletic Conference tournament. The Bobcats will face Middlebury at 4 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 23, at Bowdoin College in Brunswick.
December 10, 2001 9:43 am
Senior guard Kate Dockery of New York, N.Y., has been selected as the Maine Women’s Basketball Coaches’ Association (MWBCA), New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) and Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) Women’s Basketball Player of the Week for Dec. 10.