2022-23 Kangaroo Women's Basketball News

  • Austin College Comes Up Short Against Centenary
    February 04, 2023
    SHERMAN, Texas - The Austin College women's basketball team dropped a 62-58 decision against visiting Centenary College on Saturday, as the Ladies pulled away late to hand the 'Roos the defeat in Hughey Gym.
  • 'Roos Edged by St. Thomas
    February 03, 2023
    SHERMAN, Texas - The Austin College women's basketball team came up just short against visiting St. Thomas on Friday evening, as the Celts outscored the 'Roos by a combined seven points in the second and third quarters and that proved to be the difference in a 63-58 final margin.
  • Colorado College Tops 'Roo Women's Hoops
    January 29, 2023
    SHERMAN, Texas - The Austin College women's basketball team committed 20 first half turnovers and Colorado College was lights out from beyond the arc as they built a 51-18 lead at the break, and the 'Roos couldn't make up the ground in the second half in an 81-37 defeat on Sunday afternoon.
  • Sluggish First Half Dooms 'Roo Women's Hoops
    January 24, 2023
    IRVING, Texas - The Austin College women's basketball team got off to a slow start offensively and was unable to recover, falling 56-41 on Tuesday evening at the University of Dallas.
  • 'Roos Fall at Texas Lutheran
    January 21, 2023
    SEGUIN, Texas - Texas Lutheran used big second and fourth quarters to pull away from the Austin College women's basketball team, handing the 'Roos a 71-42 defeat on Saturday afternoon in SCAC competition.
  • Pirates Edge 'Roos in Overtime
    January 20, 2023
    GEORGETOWN, Texas - The Austin College women's basketball team had a chance to win at the buzzer, but the 'Roos came up short in a 57-56 overtime defeat at Southwestern University on Friday evening. The 'Roos are now 1-16 overall and 0-8 in Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference play.
  • 'Roos Roll Past Howard Payne
    January 10, 2023
    SHERMAN, Texas - Sarah Gwin nearly notched a triple-double and Sarah Putnicki matched career highs with 20 points and 12 rebounds as Austin College cruised past visiting Howard Payne University 62-33 on Tuesday evening in Hughey Gym. The 'Roos are now 1-15 overall on the year with the victory.
  • Women's Hoops Topped by No. 2 Trinity
    January 07, 2023
    SHERMAN, Texas - The Austin College women's basketball team went scoreless for the first six minutes of action against No. 2-ranked Trinity and was unable to recover, falling 79-60 to the Tigers on Saturday evening in Hughey Gym.
  • Schreiner Spoils O'Neil's Record-Setting Night
    January 06, 2023
    SHERMAN, Texas - Megan O'Neil shattered the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference single-game mark with 13 made three pointers and Naomi Anamekwe grabbed 25 rebounds, but turnovers doomed the Austin College women's basketball team in a 99-79 defeat against Schreiner University on Friday evening in Hughey Gym.
  • 'Roos Fall Late at Centenary
    December 31, 2022
    SHREVEPORT, La. - The Austin College women's basketball team held a 59-56 lead with just under four minutes left on Saturday against Centenary, but the Ladies closed the game on a 12-3 run to hand the 'Roos a 68-62 defeat.
  • St. Thomas Tops 'Roo Women
    December 30, 2022
    HOUSTON, Texas - The Austin College women's basketball team found themselves in a 16-4 hole early on and were never quite able to recover, ultimately falling 61-51 at the University of St. Thomas on Friday afternoon. The 'Roos are now 0-12 on the year.
  • 'Roos Fall to UTD in Overtime
    December 21, 2022
    SHERMAN, Texas - The Austin College women's basketball team led UT-Dallas by six points heading into the fourth quarter, but the Comets clamped down defensively in the final period to force overtime, eventually topping the 'Roos 55-47. The 'Roos are now 0-11 on the year.
  • 'Roos Fall Against Occidental
    December 19, 2022
    SHERMAN, Texas - The Austin College women's basketball team fell in a 7-0 hole early and scored just six third quarter points, and that proved to be the difference as the 'Roos fell 54-45 against visiting Occidental on Monday afternoon in Hughey Gym. The 'Roos are now 0-10 overall on the year.
  • Women's Hoops Edged by Millsaps
    December 17, 2022
    JACKSON, Miss. - The Austin College women's basketball team led most of the way, but a late run by Millsaps culminated in a 65-63 defeat for the 'Roos on Saturday afternoon. The 'Roos are now 0-9 on the year.
  • Cold Start Dooms 'Roo Women's Hoops
    December 11, 2022
    COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - The Austin College women's basketball team got off to a slow start offensively, and Colorado College took advantage of 20 offensive rebounds and a 53-30 rebounding edge overall to hand the 'Roos a 74-53 defeat on Sunday afternoon. The 'Roos are now 0-8 overall and 0-3 in SCAC play.
  • Women's Hoops Falls to Texas Lutheran
    December 03, 2022
    SHERMAN, Texas - The Austin College women's basketball team dropped a 48-36 decision against Texas Lutheran on Saturday evening in Hughey Gym, bringing the 'Roos to 0-7 overall and 0-2 in Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference play this season.
  • Cold Shooting Dooms 'Roo Women's Hoops
    December 02, 2022
    SHERMAN, Texas - The Austin College women's basketball team hit just 21.2% from the field and Southwestern used a big third quarter to push past the 'Roos, who were unable to mount a comeback in a 50-40 defeat on Friday evening in Hughey Gym. The 'Roos are now 0-6 overall and 0-1 in Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference play.
  • ETBU Topples 'Roo Women's Hoops
    November 22, 2022
    SHERMAN, Texas - The Austin College women's basketball team dropped a 75-46 decision against visiting East Texas Baptist on Tuesday, as the Tigers hounded the 'Roos into 23 turnovers and limited Austin College to 34% shooting in the game. The 'Roos are now 0-5 to open the year.
  • 'Roos Fall in Road Game at McMurry
    November 19, 2022
    ABILENE, Texas - The Austin College women's basketball team got out to a slow start and was never quite able to recover against McMurry University on Saturday, falling 77-59 to bring the team's overall record to 0-4 on the year.
  • 'Roos Drop Road Game at Hardin-Simmons
    November 18, 2022
    ABILENE, Texas - The Austin College women's basketball team got out to a slow start offensively and was unable to recover, falling at Hardin-Simmons 77-38 on Friday evening. The 'Roos are now 0-3 overall on the year.
  • Ozarks Edges Women's Hoops
    November 15, 2022
    SHERMAN, Texas - The Austin College women's basketball team struggled to get things going offensively on Tuesday evening against the visiting University of the Ozarks, as the 'Roos fell 64-58 to drop to 0-2 on the season.
  • Women's Hoops Drops Season Opener
    November 11, 2022
    SHERMAN, Texas - The Austin College women's basketball team led visiting Rhodes College for most of Friday night's season opener, but the Lynx used a big fourth quarter to surge past the 'Roos 50-45 in Hughey Gym.
  • 2022-23 'Roo Women's Basketball Preview
    November 02, 2022
    SHERMAN, Texas - After finishing with a sub-.500 record for the first time since the 2014-15 campaign, the Austin College women's basketball team will be looking to bounce back in a big way in 2022-23 under head coach Michelle Filander.
  • Hunt Named Endowed Brittany Simpson Women's Assistant Basketball Coach
    August 18, 2022
    SHERMAN, Texas - Olivia Hunt has been named the inaugural Brittany Simpson Endowed Women's Assistant Basketball Coach, athletics director David Norman has announced. Hunt most recently served as the assistant coach for the University of Texas-Dallas.