Tag Archive | College Women’s Basketball

Hofstra Women’s Hoops Roll Past Stony Brook 71-66

Hofstra Women’s Hoops Roll Past Stony Brook 71-66

The Hofstra University Women’s Basketball team won the unofficial “Battle of Long Island” with a 71-66 win over Stony Brook at the Mack Sports Center. Kelly Loftus led all players with 26 points including 6-of-10 from three-point range, while Ashunae Durant added 16 points and 15 rebounds. The Pride improved to 2-0 on the season […]

PHOTO GALLERY & POSTGAME VIDEO: Hofstra Hoops Home Opener 11/13

1495 Sports is proud to bring the following photo gallery and postgame video from the Hofstra Hoops Home Opener that took place on 11/13 at the Mack Sports Complex: PHOTO GALLERY: POSTGAME PRESS CONFERENCE: Hofstra Women’s Basketball Featuring Head Coach Kilburn-Steveskey along with student-athletes Ashunae Durant and Darius Faulk. Hofstra Men’s Basketball Featuring Head Coach Joe Mihalich […]

Hofstra Pride Basketball Teams Score Dramatic Opening Night Wins

The Hofstra Men’s and Women’s Basketball teams both opened their seasons Friday night with dramatic wins at the Mack Sports Complex. The women scored a hard-fought 65-63 victory over Navy in the opener, while the men overcame an 18-point first-half deficit to defeat Canisius 96-85. The women’s team was led by Ashunae Durant who scored […]

Fordham WBB Announces Nonconference Opponents and Dates

The Fordham Women’s Basketball team is slated to play a 13-game nonconference schedule, it was announced Tuesday by Head Coach Stephanie Gaitley. The Rams will play seven games inside the Rose Hill Gym, four true road contests, and two neutral site matchups in Las Vegas. Four opponents played in the 2015 NCAA Tournament, two more […]

St John’s WBB Handford, Grant Named MBWA All-Met

Following a 2014-15 campaign that saw the pair lead the Red Storm to the postseason for the eighth-consecutive year, Aliyyah Handford and Danaejah Grant have been honored by the Metropolitan Basketball Writers Association, earning spots on the All-Metropolitan First and Second Teams, respectively. The two juniors will be honored at the 82nd Annual All-Met NIT/MBWA […]

Aliyyah Handford Named ECAC All-Star

St John’s Women’s Basketball Guard Aliyyah Handford has been named a Second Team All-Star by the Eastern Collegiate Athletic Conference. Handford was one of just three players from the BIG EAST to garner this recognition, joining Daisha Simmons and Ka-Deidre Simmons of Seton Hall. Handford receives the honor follow a standout season for the Red Storm, […]

St. John’s WBB to Face Villanova in WNIT Round of 16

Following wins over Army and Fordham in the first two rounds of the WNIT, the Red Storm will face a familiar opponent in the Round of 16, traveling to The City of Brotherly Love for a tilt with BIG EAST foe Villanova at The Pavilion on Thursday.  Tip-off is scheduled for 7 p.m. and the […]


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