Women's Basketball News
April 09, 2014
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Following a successful 2013-14 season, the FGCU women's basketball received votes in the final USA Today Coaches' poll as announced Wednesday afternoon. The Eagles earned seven points to rank 35th among the nation’s top teams.
April 04, 2014
The FGCU Department of Athletics has become just the third school in the nation to partner with Australian-based calendar communication company ECAL to provide Eagles fans the ability to easily input every FGCU sporting event into their personal calendar on their favorite electronic device.
April 02, 2014
FGCU is pleased to invite the public to its 2nd Annual Golf Event at the private Hideout Golf Club on Tuesday, May 6. The event will be a friendly competition among players and a fundraiser to help benefit FGCU Athletics.
April 01, 2014
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Just two weeks after guiding the FGCU women's basketball team to its second NCAA Tournament appearance in three years, Sarah Hansen (McKean, Pa./General McLane High School) added to her list of accomplishments. The senior captain earned a position on the Division I-AAA Athletics Directors Association Women's Basketball Scholar-Athlete team, as announced by the organization announced on Monday, Mar. 31. Hansen earns the recognition for the third-consecutive year.
March 31, 2014
FGCU Athletics is pleased to unveil 'Birds Eye View' as the official blog of the Eagles, giving fans a unique perspective into news and information about each of the Green and Blue's 15 teams. Fans can access the blog by logging on to FGCUEaglesEye.com.
March 26, 2014
The FGCU men's and women's basketball teams turned in yet another record-setting campaign in 2013-2014, and both seasons will be celebrated in April at each team's respective postseason banquet.
March 22, 2014
The 12th-seeded FGCU women's basketball team (26-8) scored just five points over the final 11:38, including overtime, to drop a heartbreaking 61-60 decision to 5th-seeded Oklahoma State (24-8) in the First Round of the NCAA Tournament on Saturday afternoon at Purdue's Mackey Arena.
March 21, 2014
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. -- Looking for the program's first ever NCAA Tournament win, the no. 12 FGCU women's basketball team will take on no. 5 Oklahoma State Saturday morning at Mackey Arena on the campus of Purdue University. Tipoff in the tournament’s first scheduled game is set for 11 a.m.
March 18, 2014
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- The FGCU women's basketball team earned a no. 12 seed in the 2014 NCAA Tournament and will face no. 5 Oklahoma State in the first round of the tournament on Saturday, March 22 in West Lafayette, Ind. The game will be broadcast live from Mackey Arena on the campus of Purdue University on ESPN2 and is scheduled for 11 a.m.
March 17, 2014
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- After earning their fourth-straight Atlantic Sun Regular Season title, the FGCU women’s basketball team captured the program's second Atlantic Sun Conference Championship with a 72-70 overtime victory over Stetson on Sunday afternoon. With the win, the Eagles earn the league’s automatic bid to the NCAA Tournament. The team will learn their seed, opponent and game information Monday night in a live Selection Show and all fans are invited to attend.