The University at Albany women's basketball team will host New Hampshire on Saturday in the team's first America East home game of the 2017-18 season. The Wildcats were picked to finish first in the conference before the season started.
UAlbany saw its seven-game winning streak snapped in the America East opener, falling 70-55 at Hartford.
The University at Albany women's basketball team held steady week-to-week in the CollegeInsider.com Mid-Major poll, maintaining their ranking of 19 from last week. It is the third consecutive week in which the Great Danes have claimed a spot in the poll, originally debuting at 22.
Following a perfect 7-0 December, the University at Albany women's basketball team rides their 11-2 non-conference record into 2018 and the start of America East play. The Great Danes will open their conference schedule against Hartford on Wednesday.
For the second consecutive week, University at Albany senior Jessica Féquière has been named America East Player of the Week. Also for the second consecutive week, Féquière shares the award with Binghamton's Imani Watkins.
UAlbany rolls through December undefeated after beating Dartmouth 76-61 to end the 2017-18 non-conference schedule.
Following a short holiday break, the University at Albany women's basketball team will host one final game in 2017, against Dartmouth on December 30. The Great Danes will have a chance to close out its December games without a loss, having won its previous six games since December 1.
ALBANY, N.Y. – One week after debuting at #22 in the CollegeInsider.com Mid-Major Top 25 poll, the Universtiy at Albany women's basketball team has jumped three places to come in at #19 this week. The Great Danes now sit just one spot behind conference rival New Hampshire, who was selected as the preseason favorite in the America East this season.
Jessica Féquière was named America East Co-Player of the Week and Patricia Conroy was named Rookie of the Week, the America East announced Tuesday. It is Féquière's first award this season and third of her career, and Conroy's second career Rookie award. Féquière shares the Player award this week with Binghamton's Imani Watkins.
UAlbany sweeps both games in Puerto Rico and earns its 10th win of the season, defeating Northern Illinois in overtime 97-91.
For the first time this season, the University at Albany women's basketball team has earned a spot in the CollegeInsider.com Mid-Major Top 25, coming in at #22 in their season debut in the poll.
Playing the first of two games in Puerto Rico, the UAlbany women's basketball team defeated Southern Illinois 68-57.