Tag Archive | Annie Payton

Hofstra’s Defense Smothers Northeastern 63-58

The Hofstra women’s basketball team got balanced scoring and a tenacious team defensive performance to beat visiting Northeastern 63-58 at the Mack Sports Center Thursday. Annie Payton (Camden, NJ) led the Pride with 12 points while Anma Onyeuku (Fayetteville, GA) added 11 more despite playing only 18 minutes in the game due to foul trouble. “It’s just awesome […]

Tough D Leads Hofstra Women Past UNC-Wilmington

Senior Annie Payton (Camden, NJ) scored 18 points and a swarming defense shut down the UNC-Wilmington attack as the Hofstra women’s basketball team cruised to a 55-43 win Friday at the Mack Sports Complex. Payton was very accurate, shooting seven-of-nine from the field including a pair of three-pointers. Jackelle King-Gilchrist (Teaneck, NJ) added 11 points and six […]

Tough stretch continues for Hofstra Women’s Basketball with loss to JMU

It has been a rough past two home games for the Hofstra University Women’s Basketball team (6-10, 1-4 CAA) as the Pride fell to the College of Charleston on Friday. Today the ladies had hoped for a bit of redemption against a tough James Madison (13-4, 3-0 CAA) but in the end dropped a tough […]

Hofstra Loses OT Heartbreaker to Va Tech 77-72

The Hofstra Women’s Basketball team (2-3)  played a strong game against visiting Virginia Tech (5-0) on Saturday night at the Mack Sports Complex. The Pride led by two with just 2.6 seconds left but a desperation bucket at the buzzer forced overtime and the Hokies controlled the game in overtime. The Pride led by two […]

Hofstra Women’s Hoops Downs Fordham 77-64

The Hofstra University women’s basketball team (2-1) downed visiting Fordham University (1-2) by a final score of  77-64 to get the ladies their first Home Victory on Friday night at the Mack Sports Complex. Anma Onyeuku (Fayetteville, GA) led the Pride with a career-high 23 points while Andreana Thomas (West Haven, CT)  added 21. Ruth Sherrill (Alexandria, […]

VIDEOS: Hofstra WBB Home Opener v. Boston College

1495 Sports is proud to bring the following videos from the Hofstra University Women’s Basketball Home Opening game versus Boston College: Video look with sights from the game: Postgame Press Conference featuring Head Coach Krista Kilburn-Steveskey and players Sydni Epps and Annie Payton:

Payton’s Career Night unable to save Women’s Home Opener for Hofstra

Senior guard Annie Payton (Camden, NJ) had a career-high 21 points, but was sadly unable to save Hofstra University (1-1) in their home opener as the ladies fell to the Boston College Eagles (1-1) on Tuesday night. Payton using her speed and athletic ability to cut through the Eagles defense for a 7-for-16 night from […]