2017-18 Furman Women's Basketball Headlines

  • Furman Women's Basketball Adds Two
    April 13, 2018
    Furman women’s head basketball coach Jackie Carson today announced the addition of a pair of guards to the Paladins’ program.
  • New ESPN+ Platform To Impact Selected Furman Sports Events
    April 11, 2018
    The launch of ESPN’s new $4.99 per month, subscription-based ESPN+ platform has the potential to impact Furman fans’ ability to watch selected home and away events involving the Paladins.
  • Schmidt, Bert Honored As Furman Athletes Of The Year
    March 26, 2018
    Football All-American Matthew Schmidt and softball standout Lindsey Bert were recognized as 2017-18 Furman Male Athlete of the Year and Edna Hartness Female Athlete of the Year, respectively, at Furman’s “ESPY” style awards banquet Monday evening at the Hyatt Regency in downtown Greenville.
  • Furman Men & Women Continue To Lead SoCon All-Sports Races
    March 19, 2018
    Furman’s men’s and women’s programs continue to lead the Southern Conference all-sport races after the completion of the league’s winter championship seasons.
  • Furman Falls At South Alabama In WBI Quarterfinals, 54-53
    March 19, 2018
    Antoinette Lewis converted a layup with four seconds remaining to lift South Alabama past Furman, 54-53, in Women’s Basketball Invitational (WBI) quarterfinal round action Monday evening at the Mitchell Center.
  • Furman Set For Monday WBI Quarterfinal Round Matchup At South Alabama
    March 18, 2018
    Coming off a 65-64 win over UNC Asheville in Women’s Basketball Invitational (WBI) Tournament first round action on Thursday, Furman’s women’s basketball team will take on South Alabama in a quarterfinal round matchup on Monday, with tipoff at the USA’s Mitchell Center in Mobile, Ala., set for 7:00 p.m. CT (8:00 ET).
  • Furman Clips UNC Asheville, 65-64, In WBI First Round
    March 15, 2018
    Stephania Orams converted a layup with two seconds remaining to lift Furman past UNC Asheville, 65-64, in Women’s Basketball Invitational (WBI) Tournament first round action Thursday evening at Kimmel Arena.
  • Furman To Play UNC Asheville Thursday In WBI Tourney
    March 12, 2018
    Furman’s women’s basketball team’s season will continue this Thursday when the Paladins travel to Asheville to face the UNC Asheville Bulldogs in a first round matchup in the Women’s Basketball Invitational (WBI). Tipoff is set for 7:00 p.m. ET at UNCA’s Kimmel Arena.
  • Furman Basketball Drive For Excellence Campaign Announced
    March 02, 2018
    Furman University Director of Athletics Mike Buddie today announced a $1 million fundraising campaign to support the school's men’s and women’s basketball programs.
  • Samford Slips Past Furman, 59-58, In SoCon Tournament Opening Round
    March 01, 2018
    Olivia Crozier scored 17 points and Hannah Nichols 13, including the go-ahead basket with 23 seconds remaining, to help Samford slip past Furman, 59-58, in Women’s Southern Conference Tournament first round action Thursday afternoon at the U.S. Cellular Center.
  • Furman To Open SoCon Tournament Play Thursday Versus Samford
    February 28, 2018
    Winners of four of its final five regular season games, Furman will look to extend its momentum on Thursday when it opens Southern Conference Tournament play against Samford in a 1:15 p.m. first round contest at Asheville’s U.S. Cellular Center.
  • Furman Trio Honored By SoCon
    February 27, 2018
    Three Furman Paladins have garnered All-Southern Conference honors, the league announced today with the release of its 2017-18 coaches and media women’s basketball all-conference teams.
  • Furman Holds Off Wofford, 63-57
    February 24, 2018
    Cierra Carter scored 18 points and delivered a pair of key free throws to end a late game soring drought to help Furman hold off Wofford, 63-57, in the Southern Conference regular season finale for both teams Saturday afternoon at Timmons Arena.
  • Furman To Wrap Up Regular Season Saturday Versus Wofford
    February 23, 2018
    Furman’s women’s basketball team will wrap up its regular season schedule on Saturday with a 2:00 p.m. showdown against Wofford at Timmons Arena.
  • Short-handed Furman Falls At ETSU, 56-46
    February 17, 2018
    Eric Haynes-Overton scored 19 points and East Tennessee State turned back a second half rally from a short-handed Furman team to claim a 56-46 victory in Southern Conference women’s basketball Saturday afternoon at Brooks Gym.
  • Furman Wins Third Straight, Downs UTC, 50-45, For First Victory In Chattanooga Since 2002
    February 15, 2018
    Cierra Carter scored 18 points and Furman claimed its first win in Chattanooga in 16 seasons in beating UTC, 50-45, in Southern Conference women’s basketball action Thursday evening at McKenzie Arena.
  • Furman Hits The Road For Two At Chattanooga, ETSU
    February 14, 2018
    Coming off a pair of impressive home wins, Furman’s women’s basketball team hits the road for its final two away contests of the regular season beginning on Thursday with a 6:30 p.m. game at Chattanooga and concluding Saturday at East Tennessee State in a 2:00 p.m. clash.
  • Furman Rolls Past Western Carolina, 66-46
    February 10, 2018
    Le’Jzae Davidson capped off a strong week by scoring 18 points to power Furman past Western Carolina, 66-46, in Southern Conference women’s basketball play Saturday afternoon at Timmons Arena.
  • Andre' Bernardi Named Director Of Strength Training & Conditioning At Furman
    February 09, 2018
    Andre’ Bernardi has been named Furman University’s new director of strength training and conditioning, it was announced today by associate athletics director Elaine Baker.
  • Davidson's 3-Pointer Lifts Furman Past UNCG, 55-54
    February 08, 2018
    Le’Jzae Davidson drained a 3-pointer from the right wing with 1.9 seconds left in the game to lift Furman past UNCG, 55-54, in Southern Conference women’s basketball action Thursday evening at Timmons Arena.
  • Furman To Battle UNCG Thursday, Western Carolina Saturday In Annual "Play4Kay" Contest
    February 07, 2018
    Furman’s women’s basketball team returns home for a pair of clashes over the next three days, facing off against UNCG on Thursday at 7:00 p.m. and Western Carolina in a 2:00 p.m. Saturday contest as part of a hoops doubleheader at Timmons Arena.
  • Paladins Fall In Overtime At Samford, 62-58
    February 03, 2018
    Hannah Nichols scored 15 points, including seven in overtime, to help Samford top Furman, 62-58, in Southern Conference women’s basketball play Saturday afternoon at the Pete Hanna Center.
  • Furman Falls At Mercer, 65-53
    February 01, 2018
    Kahlia Lawrence scored 21 points to lead Mercer past Furman, 65-53, in Southern Conference women’s basketball action Thursday afternoon at Hawkins Arena.
  • Furman Hits The Road For Clashes At Mercer, Samford
    January 31, 2018
    Furman’s women’s basketball team tips off the second half of its 2017-18 Southern Conference schedule with a pair of road games this week, taking on league front runner Mercer on Thursday and Samford on Saturday.
  • Furman Falls At Wofford, 79-48
    January 27, 2018
    Da’Ja Green scored 20 points and Wofford used a blowout second quarter to take command on the way to an easy 79-48 victory over Furman in Southern Conference women’s basketball action Saturday afternoon at Jerry Richardson Indoor Stadium.
  • Furman Returns To SoCon Play Saturday At Wofford
    January 26, 2018
    After taking two of three games in its recent home stand, capped by an 80-41 win over Converse on Monday, Furman’s women’s basketball squad hits the road for three contests beginning with Saturday’s 2:00 p.m. clash at Wofford's Richardson Indoor Stadium.
  • Furman's Taborn Collects SoCon Player Of The Week Honors
    January 23, 2018
    Furman freshman Celena Taborn has been named Southern Conference Player of the Week for her strong play in three games last week, the league announced today.
  • Furman Rolls Past Converse, 80-41
    January 22, 2018
    Celena Taborn scored 18 points to lead a parade of four double digit scorers and power Furman past Converse, 80-41, in basketball action Monday evening at Timmons Arena.
  • Furman To Close Out Home Stand Monday Versus Converse
    January 21, 2018
    Fresh from a 58-57 victory over Chattanooga on Saturday, Furman’s women’s basketball squad will look to close out a three-game home stretch in winning fashion Monday when it plays host to Converse in a 7:00 p.m. game at Timmons Arena.
  • Taborn, Furman Clip Chattanooga, 58-57
    January 20, 2018
    Le’Jzae Davidson drained two free throws with eight seconds remaining and Celena Taborn delivered 19 points and 18 rebounds in her first collegiate start to help Furman clip Chattanooga, 58-57, in Southern Conference women’s basketball action Saturday afternoon at Timmons Arena.
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