After a stretch in which five of six games were played at home, the Bentley University women’s basketball team will be away from Waltham for six of their next seven, beginning Tuesday night with a 5:30 pm encounter at Merrimack. The link to the webcast will be located at http://merrimackathletics.com/watch/?Live=151&type=Live.
Junior center Victoria Lux (Arundel, Maine/Thornton Academy) turned in a 16-point, 12-rebound double-double and six Falcons combined for 10 three-pointers as Bentley University shot past Saint Anselm, 77-52, in Northeast-10 Conference women’s basketball Saturday afternoon at the Dana Center.
When freshman forward Marissa Fontaine (Franklin/Bishop Feehan HS) hit her team-leading 19th three-pointer with about seven-and-a-half minutes left on Wednesday, the Bentley University women’s basketball team had an 11-point lead and seemed to be on their way to 9-0.
Before Saturday’s game with Saint Anselm College, the Bentley University women’s basketball program will recognize former Falcon standout Danielle Chaisson on her recent induction into the Northeast-10 Conference Hall of Fame. The ceremony is slated to start at 1:25 pm with the game following.
Southern New Hampshire University closed with a 20-4 run over the final seven minutes to stun previously-unbeaten and third-ranked Bentley University, 73-68, in Northeast-10 Conference women’s basketball Wednesday evening at the Dana Center.
Undefeated this season and in its 15 Dana Center appearances in 2017, the Bentley University women’s basketball team will be back at home Wednesday night for a 5:30 pm encounter with Southern New Hampshire University. For those who can’t attend, a free webcast will be available at www.bentleyfalcons.tv.
Bentley University is tied for number one nationally in the latest NCAA Division II Academic Success Rate report. Of the three institutions who shared the top spot with a 98 percent ASR, Bentley is the only one that has a football program. In recognition of having a four-year ASR of 90 or better, Bentley received a “Presidents’ Award for Academic Excellence” from the NCAA.
Double-doubles from junior center Victoria Lux (Arundel, Maine/Thornton Academy) and sophomore forward Monica Viapiano (Holden, Mass./ Holy Name HS) helped lead the undefeated Bentley University Falcons to an 81-47 win over St. Michael’s College in Northeast-10 Conference women’s basketball Saturday afternoon at the Dana Center.
After setting a school record for points in a game and a quarter in Wednesday’s win over Franklin Pierce University, the Bentley University Falcons will take an 84.3 scoring average and a 27.7 winning margin to Vermont for Saturday’s Northeast-10 Conference encounter at St. Michael’s College. Tip off is set for 1:30 pm with a webcast available at www.smcathletics.tv.
Six players scored in double figures, including sophomore forward Monica Viapiano (Holden/Holy Name HS) with an 18-point, 10-rebound double-double off the bench, as the Bentley University Falcons set school records for points in a quarter and a game en route to a 114-50 win over Franklin Pierce University in Northeast-10 Conference women’s basketball Wednesday evening at the Dana Center.
Following a pair of non-conference wins over the weekend, the undefeated Bentley University women’s basketball team will begin a stretch of five straight games against Northeast-10 Conference divisional opponents Wednesday night when the Falcons host Franklin Pierce University at 5:30 pm.
Six players, including five off the bench, scored at least seven points and the same number had at least six rebounds as Bentley University nearly doubled the University of Bridgeport, 84-44, in non-conference women’s basketball action Sunday afternoon at the Dana Center.
Junior center Victoria Lux (Arundel, Maine/Thornton Academy) scored 23 points and senior point guard Macchi Smith (Los Angeles, Calif./Windward School) added 17 points, seven assists and seven rebounds as Bentley University stayed undefeated with a 90-79 win over the New York Institute of Technology in non-conference women’s basketball Saturday afternoon at the Dana Center.
Bentley University women’s basketball coach Barbara Stevens will put her undefeated team to the test twice this weekend with Division II’s third-ranked squad taking on New York Institute of Technology Saturday at 1 pm and the University of Bridgeport Sunday at 2 pm in a pair of non-conference contests.
Freshman forward Marissa Fontaine (Franklin/Bishop Feehan HS) buried four of her team’s 11 three-pointers and grad student Becca Musgrove (Plainview, N.Y./St. Anthony’s HS) led the Falcons with 16 points and five steals as Bentley University prevailed over Assumption College, 64-52, in Northeast-10 Conference women’s basketball Tuesday evening at the Laska Gym.
A busy week for the 3-0 Bentley University women’s basketball team, one that includes three games in six days as well as Thanksgiving, will begin Tuesday night when the Falcons visit Assumption College. Tip-off at Laska Gymnasium is scheduled for 5:30 pm with a link to the webcast at www.bentleyfalcons.com.
Junior forward Victoria Lux (Arundel, Maine/Thornton Academy) powered her way to 24 points and 21 rebounds, both career-bests, as Bentley University, the sixth-ranked team in Division II, improved to 3-0 with an 84-73 win over Stonehill College in Northeast-10 Conference women’s basketball Wednesday night at the Dana Center.
The premier rivalry in Northeast-10 Conference women’s basketball will be renewed Wednesday evening when the nationally-ranked Bentley University Falcons launch their home and conference schedule against Stonehill College at the Dana Center. Tip off for the 106th edition of Bentley-Stonehill is slated for 5:30 pm with a free webcast at www.bentleyfalcons.com.
PHILADELPHIA, Pa. – Senior All-Conference guard and co-captain Lauren Green (Damascus, Md./ Damascus HS) knocked down five of her team’s 13 three-pointers as Bentley University led from the opening basket during an 86-40 win over Wilmington University (Del.) in the NE10-CACC Women’s Basketball Challenge at Holy Family’s Campus Center Saturday evening.