SF State women’s basketball defeated California State University, Dominguez Hills 73-68 at The Swamp tonight, giving the Gators their first win since their recent 17-game losing streak.
The Gators had the Toros by the horns for a majority of the game, holding the lead for a
SF State (5-12) snapped its five game losing streak Saturday night by beating the California State University Monterey Bay Otters 57-49.
The Gators stagnant offense came to life in the fourth quarter, where they scored 24 of their 57 points. Tatsiana Dashkevich was a big part
The SF State Gators (4-12) seasonal woes continued Friday night, as they were blown out 39-70 by the California State University East Bay Pioneers (14-4).
The Gators kept pace with the Pioneers throughout the first three quarters, but an abysmal fourth quarter was their downfall.
Going into the
SF State (4-8) never stood a chance as University of California, San Diego (11-2) cruised to a 93-34 victory, nearly tripling the Gators score. The lead only changed once and the Tritons never gave it back.
“We didn’t talk on defense, that’s how they got open
Last year it took the Gators 24 games to get a win, this year it only took three. The women’s basketball team ended a two game skid tonight and improved their record to 1-2 with a 67-63 win over Notre Dame de Namur University.
The women’s basketball team opened the preseason with a 69-65 win over visiting Menlo College Thursday, Nov. 5, but not without some late-game drama.
With under a minute left in regulation and leading by only five points, the Gators had three chances to inbound the ball
After the mass exodus of players from a roster that mustered only one win last season, the SF State women's basketball team plans to erase 2014 from the University's memory.
“It’s been a long time since I’ve been this optimistic about a team,” said head coach Dennis Cox at the Winter
Four teams in SF State history hold the honor of being the University's most successful squads ever assembled. While each group had a unique approach to collecting championships, the teams share certain traits that contributed to their accomplishments. Based off data compiled from the SF State
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="600"] The SF State Gators celebrate after winning their last home game of the season against the Chico State Wildcats on Feb. 21, 2015. (Sara Gobets / Xpress)[/caption]
As the chances of a Chico State Wildcats comeback slimmed during the final minutes of Saturday’s
Hundreds of SF State students and fans waited in line, anxiously awaiting the free t-shirts and pizza for the first 500 attendees.
"Gold Rush" night, the first of its kind, packed The Swamp on Friday night for both the women's and mens's basketball game against the
Women's basketball still fighting, despite their tough 0-16 start to the season. The women Gators look to pick up in the last half of the season.
The SF State women's basketball 2014-15 regular season home opener was spoiled on Thursday evening, as they lost against a physically stronger and larger Minnesota State Moorhead team, 78-67.
Minnesota State's height advantage was apparent from the opening tip-off, as they dominated the rebound battle and forced
SF State's Angela Van Sickel (3) wrestles Cal State Monterey Bay's Angelique Bailey (33) for the ball during a home game against the Otters Saturday, March 1. The Gators won the game 66 to 47. Photo by Gavin McIntyre / Xpress
UPDATE: Beginning Senior Night
UPDATE:Amid offensive struggles SF State's women's basketball team couldn't keep up with the Cal State East Bay Pioneers, resulting in a 58-50 loss in their second-to-last game of the season.
Senior guard Katie Batlin had a game high 21 points to lead SF State, but the
A career game from the Gators' senior guard Jennifer Le led SF State to a dominant 15-point victory over Cal Poly Pomona Saturday.
The Broncos entered the game as the No. 14 ranked team in the country, but were held in check by the Gator defense
Two clutch free throws from the Gators Leticia Galarza gave SF State a much-needed 72-70 win against Humboldt Friday.
The Gators and Lumberjacks both came needing a win Feb. 14 at The Swamp, as both teams were 8-8 in CCAA and tied for seventh place in
After a large victory against Cal State Los Angeles Jan. 3, SF State’s women’s basketball team suffered a surprising loss 67-55 during last weekend’s game.
The Gators couldn't make a comeback as CSULA’s bench outscored their entire team, dropping them to 8-8 in CCAA and 12-10
A strong first half of the season has the SF Gators poised for a successful finish; the women's basketball team currently stands at 11-9 overall and 7-7 in the CCAA.
The second half of the season began with an 82-80 win over Cal State Stanislaus and a
[set_id=72157638563565693]A stout defense brought the women’s basketball team to a 82-65 win over the Chico State Wildcats Friday night at The Swamp, giving the Gators their first win over the reigning CCAA champions in six years.
The Gators kept tight coverage on the Wildcats in their
[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="1600"] Katie Batlin, senior, poses for a portrait at SF State on Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2013. Photo by Philip Houston / Xpress[/caption]
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When Katie Batlin steps to the free throw line, she puts her hand over her
This Friday, Menlo College couldn't keep up with SF State women's basketball's quick shifts to offense. The Gators outran the Lady Oaks for most of the game, allowing them to score at will and coast to a 66-58 victory.
“We really try to get the ball
After a slow start to the season, the SF State women’s basketball team took its first lead of the year with seven minutes to go in the first half of the game Tuesday.
The Gators wouldn’t trail the rest of the game, besting Pacific Union 76-45
[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="1600"] The SF State Gators' basketball team poses for a portrait on top of the Cesar Chavez Student Center, Oct. 22, 2013. There are ten new basketball players and four returning this season. Photo by Benjamin Kamps / Xpress[/caption]
SF State women's basketball
By Gabriella Gamboa and Frank Leal / Xpress
SF State women's basketball team fell short in Friday's game against the Chico State Wildcats in a heated match that ended 53-54 on Feb. 8, 2013. The team will continue on to play against Cal State Stanislaus at
[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="640" caption="SF State Gators' Lauren Varney (24) looks to shoot by being guarded by Cal State Monterey Bay Otters' Gabriell Munsch (23) during the women's basketball game at SF State on Saturday, Dec. 1, 2012. The SF State Gators won 49-38. Photo
The rainy weather dampened more than just the ground as the Gators lost their third conference game of the season, 38-46, to the Cal State East Bay Pioneers.
After scoring evenly in the first seven minutes of the game, the Gators began to lose their initial
[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="640" caption="The SF State women's basketball team runs the court's longside during their practice inside The Swamp in San Francisco Monday, Oct. 22, 2012. The Gators start season play Nov. 4. Photo by Godofredo Vasquez / Xpress"][/caption]
With ball in hand, chemistry clicking, adrenaline pumping
[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="500" caption="Angela Van Sickel drives down the center of the key against Dominguez Hills defenders in the SF State Gym Feb. 22. The Gators won the game with a final score of 39-35. Photo by Mihail Matikov."][/caption]
The SF State women’s basketball team
Despite an impressive performance by freshman Farrah Shokoor, the SF State women’s basketball teamlost 68-55 Saturday
[caption id="" align="alignright" width="239" caption="SF State's Michaela Booker, #15, drives for a layup during the game against UC San Diego, Sat. Jan. 28. The Gators lost with a final score
[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="400" caption="SF State's Candyce Matthews (#10) attempts a pass against No. 17 ranked Grand Canyon during the CCAA/Pac West Shootout Dec. 10. Photo by Samantha Battles."][/caption]
Despite a strong fight and an offensive rally in the last four minutes, the SF State women’s
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="500" caption="Farrah Shokoor (#23) fights the Wildcat defense during the Women's Basketball game against CSU Chico Dec. 1 at SF State. The Gators lost 59-54. Photo by Gregory Moreno."][/caption]
Wins continued to elude the SF State women’s basketball team Thursday night as they
[caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="400" caption="SF State's Candyce Matthews attempts to shoot during a game against Western Washington University. The Vikings beat the Gators 64-50. Photo by Cindy Waters."][/caption]
The stature of Western Washington University’s front line was too much for the SF State women’s basketball team
It might be unrealistic to expect momentum to last through an eight month offseason, but the 2011 SF State women’s basketball team is hoping to carry over their high level of play from the closing games of last year.
After winning just one of their first
As Dominique Hunter ends her four-year basketball career at San Francisco State University, she is moving on to bigger and better things.
[caption id="" align="alignright" width="255" caption="Center Dominique Hunter, 21, closes out a commendable four-year basketball career at SF State. Photo by Godofredo Vasquez."][/caption]
Hunter, 21, played
[caption id="" align="alignright" width="256" caption="Gators Center Dominique Hunter grabs a rebound against a Chico State player in the final home game for the women Gators on Feb 25, 2011. Karen M. Kinney / staff photographer"][/caption]
Story by Al Scott
The SF State women’s basketball team ended
Story by Al Scott, [X]press staff
The SF State women’s basketball team narrowly escaped with a win Thursday against Cal State Stanislaus, avenging their six-point loss earlier in the season.
The Gators beat Stanislaus 73-70 but were challenged from the start with pressing defense in the backcourt