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2014-15 USMMA Women's Basketball News

January 29, 2015
Second Half Rally Falls Short As Mariners Drop Non-Conference Game At Coast Guard
Despite a strong second half, the USMMA women’s basketball team lost to the U.S. Coast Guard Academy, 76-69, on Thursday night at the Bears’ Roland Hall. The Mariners fall to 2-15 overall on the season, while USCGA improves to 10-7.

January 28, 2015
WBB Game Day: Mariners Travel To New London For Showdown With Coast Guard
On Thursday, the USMMA women’s basketball team will travel up to New London, Conn., to take on the rival U.S. Coast Guard Academy Bears in non-conference action. Tipoff is scheduled for 7 p.m. at the Bears’ Roland Hall.

January 26, 2015
Winter Storm Juno Forces Women’s Basketball Game At Coast Guard To Be Rescheduled To Thursday
The USMMA women’s basketball team’s road contest against the U.S. Coast Guard Academy that was originally scheduled for Wednesday night has been rescheduled to Thursday night, Jan. 29, at the Bears’ Roland Hall in New London, Conn.

January 24, 2015
Men’s & Women’s Basketball Tripped Up By Catholic At Home, Men Fall By Just One
The USMMA men’s and women’s basketball teams both lost to visiting Catholic University in a doubleheader of Landmark Conference action at the Liebertz Gymnasium on Saturday afternoon.

January 23, 2015
Basketball Weekend Preview: Mariners Host Catholic In A Saturday Doubleheader At O’Hara Hall
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy men’s and women’s basketball teams will play host to Landmark Conference foe Catholic in a doubleheader on Saturday afternoon at O’Hara Hall. The women’s game is slated for a 2 p.m. tip, while the men’s game will get underway at 4 p.m.

January 19, 2015
Women’s Basketball Loses Home Landmark Game To Elizabethtown
The USMMA women’s basketball team dropped its home Landmark Conference contest to visiting Elizabethtown, 77-36, on Monday afternoon at O’Hara Hall. The loss drops the Mariners to 2-13 (0-10 Landmark) on the season, while the Blue Jays improve to 11-4 (5-4 Landmark).

January 19, 2015
Basketball Game Day: Mariners Host New Landmark Opponent Elizabethtown
The USMMA men’s and women’s basketball teams return to action on Monday for a home doubleheader against the Landmark Conference’s newest member, Elizabethtown. The women are first with a 2 p.m. tip, followed by the men at 4 p.m. at O’Hara Hall.

January 17, 2015
Women’s Hoops Drops Conference Game At Juniata, 68-53
The USMMA women's basketball team lost its Landmark Conference game at Juniata College, 68-53, on Saturday afternoon at the Eagles’ Memorial Gymnasium. In defeat, the Mariners fall to 2-12 overall (0-10 Landmark), while Juniata improves to 5-11 (3-4 Landmark).

January 16, 2015
Basketball Weekend Preview: Mariners Travel To Juniata Saturday For Landmark Action
The USMMA men's and women's basketball teams will travel to Huntingdon, Pa., this Saturday to take on Landmark Conference opponent Juniata College. The women's game is scheduled to begin at 2 p.m., while the men will follow shortly after at 4 p.m. Both games will be played at the Eagles' Memorial Gymnasium in the Kennedy Sports and Recreation Center.

January 14, 2015
Women’s Basketball Has Resilient Second Half In Conference Loss To #7 Scranton
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy women’s basketball team had a phenomenal second half on Wednesday night against the #7 team in the nation, Scranton, but couldn’t overcome a 32-point halftime deficit, as the Lady Royals escaped O’Hara Hall with a 79-55 victory. The Mariners fall to 2-11 (0-8 Landmark) on the season, while Scranton improves to 15-1 (7-0 Landmark) with the victory.

January 14, 2015
WBB Game Day: Mariners Host #7 Scranton Wednesday Night
The USMMA women's basketball team will welcome in nationally-ranked Scranton Wednesday night for a Landmark Conference showdown. Game time is scheduled for 7 p.m. at the Liebertz Gymnasium in O’Hara Hall.

January 12, 2015
Mariners Clipped By York, 61-59, Monday Night Despite A Strong Second Half
The USMMA women’s basketball team lost to non-conference foe York College, 61-59, on Monday night in Queens. The defeat drops the Mariners to 2-10 overall, while the Cardinals improve to 4-9.

January 11, 2015
Women’s Basketball Game Day: Mariners Travel To Queens To Face York College
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy women's basketball team hits the road on Monday night for a non-conference contest against the CUNYAC’s York College. Tip is slated for 7 p.m. at the Cardinal’s York Gymnasium in Jamaica, Queens.

January 10, 2015
Men’s & Women’s Hoops Both Fall To Susquehanna At Home On Saturday
The USMMA men’s and women’s basketball teams both lost to visiting Susquehanna University on Saturday afternoon at O’Hara Hall. The women’s squad dropped the first game of the doubleheader, 73-57, to fall to 2-9 (0-7 Landmark), while the men lost the second game, 82-67, and fall to 2-11 (0-7 Landmark).

January 9, 2015
Basketball Weekend Preview: Mariners Host Susquehanna In Saturday Doubleheader
The USMMA men's and women's basketball teams both welcome in Landmark Conference opponent Susquehanna on Saturday, Jan. 10, for a doubleheader beginning at 2 p.m. with the women’s game, followed by the men’s contest at 4 p.m. Both games will be played at the Liebertz Gymnasium in O’Hara Hall.

January 6, 2015
Basketball Game Day: Women Host Moravian, Men NYU Tuesday Night At O’Hara Hall
The USMMA men's and women's basketball teams will host their first doubleheader of the season on Tuesday night as the women will take on Landmark Conference opponent Moravian at 5:30 p.m. and the men will welcome in non-conference NYU shortly after at 7:30 p.m. Both games will be held at the Liebertz Gymnasium in O’Hara Hall.

January 6, 2015
Women’s Basketball Loses Conference Home-Opener To Moravian, 64-52
The USMMA women's basketball team dropped its first home Landmark Conference game of the season on Tuesday night, 64-52, to the Moravian Greyhounds at the Liebertz Gymnasium. The loss drops the Mariners to 2-8 (0-6 Landmark) on the season, while Moravian improves to 6-6 (2-2 Landmark).

January 3, 2015
Women’s Basketball Drops Conference Game At Catholic On Saturday
The USMMA women’s basketball team lost on the road to Landmark Conference opponent Catholic, 66-49, on Saturday at the Cardinals’ DuFour Athletic Center. The defeat drops the Mariners to 2-7 (0-5 Landmark) on the season, while CUA improves to 8-4 (2-1 Landmark).

January 2, 2015
Basketball Weekend Preview: Mariners Open The New Year Saturday At Catholic
The USMMA men’s and women’s basketball teams open the 2015 portion of their schedules this weekend when they travel down to the nation’s capital on Saturday to face Landmark Conference opponent Catholic.

December 14, 2014
Mariner Women Upended By #6 Scranton On The Road Sunday
The USMMA women’s basketball team lost its Landmark Conference game against sixth-ranked Scranton, 70-43, on Sunday afternoon at the Royals’ Long Center. The loss drops the Mariners to 2-6 (0-4 Landmark) on the season, while Scranton improves to 7-0 (2-0 Landmark) with the victory.

December 13, 2014
Men’s & Women’s Basketball Fall To Elizabethtown Saturday
Both the USMMA men’s and women’s basketball squads lost on the road to new Landmark Conference member Elizabethtown on Saturday. The women played first and lost by the score of 65-39, while the men fell 83-61 to the Blue Jays in the second game of the doubleheader.

December 10, 2014
VanDerWal Reaches 1,000 Career Points In 62-55 Victory Over St. Joseph’s (L.I.)
The USMMA women’s basketball team defeated non-conference foe St. Joseph’s of Long Island at home on Wednesday night, 62-55. With the victory, the Mariners improve to 2-4 overall on the season, while the Golden Eagles fall to 2-5.

December 10, 2014
WBB Game Day: Mariners Host St. Joseph’s (L.I.) At O’Hara Hall Wednesday Night
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy women’s basketball team will welcome in non-conference opponent St. Joseph’s of Long Island on Wednesday night. Game time is slated for 6 p.m. at the Liebertz Gymnasium in O’Hara Hall.

December 6, 2014
WBB Suffers Road Loss To Susquehanna Saturday Afternoon
The USMMA men’s basketball team lost a close one on the road to Landmark foe Susquehanna, 78-75, in overtime on Saturday afternoon at the Crusaders’ Houts Gymnasium. With the loss, the Mariners fall to 1-6 (0-2 Landmark), while Susquehanna improves to 5-1 (1-1 Landmark).

December 6, 2014
Basketball Game Day: Men’s & Women’s Squads Travel To Susquehanna Saturday
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy men’s and women’s basketball teams will be traveling to Selinsgrove, Pa., on Saturday to take on Landmark Conference opponent Susquehanna University.

December 3, 2014
Women’s Basketball Falls To Drew In Conference-Opener
The USMMA women’s basketball team lost to Drew University by the final score of 80-54 in both teams’ Landmark Conference opener on Monday night at the Rangers’ Baldwin Gymnasium. The Mariners fall to 1-3 (0-1 Landmark) in defeat, while Drew improves to 4-1 (1-0 Landmark).

December 3, 2014
WBB Game Day: Mariners Face Drew On The Road In Landmark-Opener
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy women’s basketball team is looking to stay in the win column on Wednesday night when they travel to Madison, N.J., to take on Landmark Conference opponent Drew. Tipoff against the Rangers is scheduled for 7 p.m. at the Baldwin Gymnasium.

December 1, 2014
Mariners Pick Up First Victory Of The Season, 78-48, Over Medgar Evers In Complete Team Effort
The USMMA women’s basketball team defeated Medgar Evers, 78-48, on the road Monday night for its first victory of the 2014-15 campaign. The Mariners improve to 1-2, while the Cougars fall to 0-7.

December 1, 2014
WBB Game Day: Mariners Travel To Brooklyn To Face Medgar Evers Tonight
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy women’s basketball team will take on non-conference opponent Medgar Evers College on the road Monday night in a game slated for 7 p.m. at the Cougars’ Cave in Brooklyn.

November 22, 2014
Wetherington’s Double-Double Not Enough As Mariners Fall To Berkeley
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy women’s basketball team lost to visiting Berkeley College, 67-39, on Saturday afternoon at O’Hara Hall. In defeat, the Mariners fall to 0-2 on the season, while the Knights improve to 3-0.

November 21, 2014
WBB Preview: Mariners Welcome Berkeley For Saturday Afternoon Duel
The USMMA women’s basketball team will play host to Berkeley College of New York on Saturday afternoon, Nov. 22. The contest is set to begin at 2 p.m. at the Liebertz Gymnasium in O’Hara Hall.

November 19, 2014
Mariners Edged By Purchase, 57-55, In Season-Opener
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy women’s basketball team let a 10-point halftime lead slip away, as the squad lost its season-opener to visiting Purchase College, 57-55, on Wednesday night at home in the Liebertz Gymnasium.

November 18, 2014
Women’s Basketball Begins Season At Home Against Purchase On Wednesday
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy women’s basketball team opens the 2014-15 season on Wednesday night with a home game against non-conference opponent Purchase College.

October 31, 2014
Dempsey Unveils 2014-15 Women’s Basketball Schedule
On Friday, United States Merchant Marine Academy at Kings Point seventh-year head women’s basketball coach Matt Dempsey announced the schedule for the upcoming 2014-15 campaign.

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December 12, 2014
Basketball Weekend Preview: Mariners Travel To Elizabethtown And Nationally-Ranked Scranton
The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy men’s and women’s basketball team will hit the road this weekend for a pair of Landmark contests at Elizabethtown on Saturday and Scranton on Sunday. The women’s squad will play at 2 p.m. on both days, while the men’sa games will begin at 4 p.m.