2016-17 Women's Basketball News
  • Monday, June 5, 2017 | Women's Basketball

    CAMPS: UT Tyler Women's Basketball

    Join Head Coach Kendra Hassell, the UT Tyler Patriot Women's Basketball Coaching Staff and members of the UT Tyler Patriot Women's Basketball Team as they host basketball camps on the campus of The University of Texas at Tyler.

  • Friday, June 2, 2017 | Baseball, Men's Basketball, General, Men's Golf, Men's Tennis, Men's Track & Field, Women's Basketball, Women's Golf, Softball, Women's Tennis, Women's Track & Field, Volleyball

    AWARDS: Winter-Spring Academic All-Conference

    Six hundred forty-eight students from the 13 member institutions are recognized by the American Southwest Conference on its 2017 Winter-Spring Academic All-Conference honor roll.

  • Monday, March 13, 2017 | Women's Basketball

    Obach earns D3hoops All-South Region honors

    UT Tyler senior Michelle Obach was a named a D3hoops.com All-South Region third-team selection on Monday after leading the Patriots to 20 wins and to the ASC Championship semifinals this season.

  • Tuesday, February 28, 2017 | Women's Basketball

    @UTTylerWBB earns ASC Women's Basketball honors

    UT Tyler senior Michelle Obach earned American Southwest Conference Women’s Basketball All-Conference and ASC East Division First-Team honors, while D’Onna Matthews, Alexus Bertrand, Dia Evans and Makenzi May were honored with selections following a vote of the league’s head coaches.

  • Friday, February 24, 2017 | Women's Basketball

    RECAP: @UTTylerWBB falls in ASC semifinals

    The UT Tyler women’s basketball team stormed back from a 17-point halftime deficit to cut it to three but Louisiana College held on to earn an 85-79 win in the American Southwest Conference Championship Tournament semifinals on Friday at the Brownwood Coliseum.

  • Thursday, February 23, 2017 | Women's Basketball

    RECAP: @UTTylerWBB advances to ASC semifinals

    The UT Tyler women’s basketball team outscored Concordia 22-14 in the fourth quarter and went on to defeat the Tornados 69-61 Thursday in Brownwood to advance to the semifinals of the American Southwest Conference tournament.

  • Thursday, February 23, 2017 | Women's Basketball

    PREVIEW: @UTTylerWBB, CTX to meet in ASC quarterfinals

    The UT Tyler Patriots begin the defense of their American Southwest Conference Women’s Basketball Championship at 5 p.m. on Thursday against Concordia at the Brownwood Coliseum in the third of four quarterfinal matchups in Brownwood.

  • Sunday, February 19, 2017 | Women's Basketball

    @UTTylerWBB set to defend ASC Championship

    The UT Tyler Patriots will look to win their third overall and second straight American Southwest Conference Women's Basketball Championship this week at the Brownwood Coliseum in Brownwood. The Patriots have won 11 of 13 games coming into the tournament and will open against Concordia at 5 p.m. on Thursday in the quarterfinals.

  • Saturday, February 18, 2017 | Women's Basketball

    RECAP: @UTTylerWBB drops regular-season finale; Will play CTX in ASC tournament

    The UT Tyler women’s basketball team finished the regular season Saturday with a 19-6 overall record after a 73-68 loss to UT Dallas in a matchup of the top two American Southwest Conference East Division teams at the UTD Activity Center.

  • Thursday, February 16, 2017 | Women's Basketball

    RECAP: @UTTylerWBB stays hot with 8th straight win

    The UT Tyler women’s basketball team jumped out to a 14-0 lead and never looked back as the Patriots rolled to a 70-54 victory over Ozarks at the Mabee Gymnasium to extend a season-best eight-game winning streak.

  • Wednesday, February 15, 2017 | Women's Basketball

    PREVIEW: @UTTylerWBB finishes regular season at Ozarks, UTD

    The UT Tyler women’s basketball team will close out the regular season this week with a pair of road games while looking to extend a seven-game winning streak in the process.

  • Thursday, February 9, 2017 | Women's Basketball

    RECAP: @UTTylerWBB wins by 35; Rolls to 7th straight

    The UT Tyler women’s basketball team extended a seven-game winning streak and won by its third largest margin of the season by earning an 84-49 win over Belhaven on Thursday in its Herrington Patriot Center finale.

  • Tuesday, February 7, 2017 | Women's Basketball

    PREVIEW: @UTTylerWBB to host Blazers in home finale

    The UT Tyler women’s basketball team will play their regular-season home finale at 5:30 p.m. on Thursday against Belhaven at the Herrington Patriot Center having won six straight and nine of its last 10 games.

  • Monday, February 6, 2017 | Men's Basketball, Women's Basketball

    PROMO: Cram the Court set for Thursday at home finales

    It’s time to Cram the Court and support the UT Tyler basketball teams which will be hosting Belhaven on Thursday in their regular-season finales at the Herrington Patriot Center. The night is sponsored by Altra Federal Credit Union and will feature additional entertainment from Acrodunk who will perform at both halftimes. The group from Houston performs high-flying slam dunk routines using trampolines to entertain fans throughout the country, including being contestants on America’s Got Talent.

  • Saturday, February 4, 2017 | Women's Basketball

    RECAP: @UTTylerWBB takes 103-78 win over LC

    UT Tyler senior Michelle Obach lead with 19 points while Carissa Spiker and Dia Evans each recorded career-highs in scoring as the Patriots earned a 103-78 win over Louisiana College on Saturday to extend a six-game winning streak.

  • Thursday, February 2, 2017 | Women's Basketball

    RECAP: @UTTylerWBB dominates ETBU for 5th straight win

    Michelle Obach had 16 points and Demi Cumby pulled down 12 rebounds to help lead the UT Tyler women’s basketball team to a 74-49 win over East Texas Baptist on Thursday at the Ornelas Gym to extend a five-game winning streak.

  • Wednesday, February 1, 2017 | Women's Basketball

    PREVIEW: @UTTylerWBB soaring into road games at ETBU, LC

    The UT Tyler women’s basketball team is on a four-game winning streak and leading the American Southwest Conference in scoring, field goal percentage and assists entering a week where the Patriots will play at East Texas Baptist on Thursday and Louisiana College on Saturday.

  • Tuesday, January 31, 2017 | Women's Basketball

    Evans featured in Corpus Christi Caller-Times newspaper

    UT Tyler senior Dia Evans is featured in this Hometown Heroes article that is in Tuesday's edition of the Corpus Christi Caller-Times.

  • Saturday, January 28, 2017 | Women's Basketball

    RECAP: @UTTylerWBB holds off ETBU for 4th straight win

    Six UT Tyler players scored in double figures and the Patriots went 25-for-28 from the free-throw line in an 87-73 win over East Texas Baptist on Saturday in an American Southwest Conference game at the Herrington Patriot Center.

  • Thursday, January 26, 2017 | Women's Basketball

    RECAP: @UTTylerWBB improves to 10-2 at home with win over LC

    UT Tyler senior Michelle Obach scored 15 points and added three assists to help lead the Patriots to an 89-68 win over Louisiana College on Thursday in an American Southwest Conference game at the Herrington Patriot Center.

  • Tuesday, January 24, 2017 | Women's Basketball

    PREVIEW: @UTTylerWBB set to host LC, ETBU at HPC

    The UT Tyler women’s basketball team will host Louisiana College on Thursday and East Texas Baptist on Saturday in a pair of American Southwest Conference games at the Herrington Patriot Center.

  • Saturday, January 21, 2017 | Women's Basketball

    Obach records double-double; May passes 200 career 3s

    UT Tyler senior Michelle Obach recorded a double-double with 30 points and 10 assists while Makenzi May hit three 3-pointers to take her career total to 201 on Saturday in a 104-95 overtime win over Belhaven at the Rugg Arena.

  • Sunday, January 15, 2017 | Women's Basketball

    King signs professional basketball contract to play in Italy

    One of the all-time great players in UT Tyler women's basketball history is taking her career to the next level. Brittany King, who finished her career in 2015, has signed a contract overseas with Brixia Basketball, an Italian women’s professional team.

  • Saturday, January 14, 2017 | Women's Basketball

    RECAP: @UTTylerWBB takes down Ozarks in ASC contest

    UT Tyler senior Michelle Obach hit five 3-pointers and led the Patriots with 20 points an 86-56 win over the University of the Ozarks on Saturday at the Herrington Patriot Center.

  • Thursday, January 12, 2017 | Women's Basketball

    RECAP: @UTTylerWBB falls to Comets at home

    UT Dallas owned a 35-24 rebounding advantage and took its winning streak to 10 with an 82-69 win over the UT Tyler women’s basketball team on Thursday in a game that snapped a 19-game American Southwest Conference regular-season home winning streak by the Patriots at the Herrington Patriot Center.

  • Wednesday, January 11, 2017 | Women's Basketball

    PREVIEW: @UTTylerWBB, Comets set for ASC clash at the HPC

    A matchup of the past four American Southwest Conference Champions will take place in Tyler at 5:30 p.m. on Thursday when the UT Tyler women’s basketball team hosts UT Dallas at the Herrington Patriot Center.

  • Saturday, January 7, 2017 | Women's Basketball

    RECAP: @UTTylerWBB owns overtime in win over CTX

    The UT Tyler women’s basketball team earned a 78-69 overtime win over Concordia on Saturday at the Herrington Patriot Center in their first overtime game since winning in last year’s NCAA Sweet 16 over No. 2-ranked George Fox to advance to the Elite 8.

  • Thursday, January 5, 2017 | Women's Basketball

    RECAP: Cumby, Matthews lead @UTTylerWBB to win

    Demi Cumby recorded a career-best with 22 points and D’Onna Matthews had a double-double with 21 points and 14 rebounds to the lead the UT Tyler women’s basketball team to a 79-72 win over Mary Hardin-Baylor on Thursday at the Herrington Patriot Center.

  • Wednesday, January 4, 2017 | Women's Basketball

    PREVIEW: @UTTylerWBB welcomes UMHB, CTX to HPC this week

    Coming off a 23-point win on Monday, the UT Tyler women’s basketball team returns to action at 5:30 p.m. on Thursday against Mary Hardin-Baylor and a 1 p.m. on Saturday against Concordia at the Herrington Patriot Center.

  • Monday, January 2, 2017 | Women's Basketball

    RECAP: Matthews leads @UTTylerWBB past YellowJackets

    D’Onna Matthews scored 24 points and Makenzi May hit four 3-pointers to help lead the No. 22-ranked UT Tyler women’s basketball team to a commanding 83-60 win over LeTourneau on Monday at the Herrington Patriot Center.

  • Sunday, January 1, 2017 | Women's Basketball

    PREVIEW: @UTTylerWBB hosts YellowJackets on Monday

    The UT Tyler women’s basketball team owns a 16-game American Southwest Conference home winning streak coming into a 5:30 p.m. game on Monday when it hosts LeTourneau at the Herrington Patriot Center in the first game of the 2017 calendar year.

  • Wednesday, December 28, 2016 | Women's Basketball

    RECAP: @UTTylerWBB takes loss at the buzzer

    UT Tyler’s Alexus Bertrand drained a 3-pointer to tie the game at 68 with four seconds to play, but Kendall Heitmeier answered for Austin College by hitting a 3-pointer of her own at the buzzer to give the Roos a 71-68 non-conference win over the Patriots on Wednesday at the Herrington Patriot Center.

  • Monday, December 26, 2016 | Women's Basketball

    @UTTylerWBB to host Austin College on Wednesday

    The UT Tyler women's basketball team will host Austin College at 1 p.m. on Wednesday in a non-conference contest at the Herrington Patriot Center.

  • Monday, December 19, 2016 | Women's Basketball

    RECAP: @UTTylerWBB drops ASC contest at LeTourneau

    The No. 22-ranked UT Tyler women’s basketball team saw an 11-point halftime lead turn into an 86-76 loss to LeTourneau which snapped a nine-game losing streak to the Patriots on Monday at the Solheim Arena.

  • Saturday, December 17, 2016 | Women's Basketball

    RECAP: @UTTylerWBB hits season-best 13 3-pointers in win

    Makenzi May is one 3-pointer away from matching the all-time UT Tyler record after hitting five and leading the Patriots with 17 points in an 86-50 non-conference win over Schreiner on Saturday at the Herrington Patriot Center.

  • Thursday, December 15, 2016 | Women's Basketball

    PREVIEW: @UTTylerWBB set to host Schreiner on Saturday

    The No. 22-ranked UT Tyler women’s basketball team ventures outside of conference play this weekend when it hosts Schreiner at 1 p.m. on Saturday at the Herrington Patriot Center.

  • Monday, December 12, 2016 | Women's Basketball

    RECAP: No. 21 @UTTylerWBB earns 23-point ASC win

    The No. 21-ranked UT Tyler women’s basketball team rolled to 74-51 American Southwest Conference win over McMurry on Monday with 13 players scoring and the Patriots limiting the War Hawks to only 28.3 percent shooting at the Herrington Patriot Center.

  • Sunday, December 11, 2016 | Men's Basketball, Women's Basketball

    PREVIEW: @UTTylerWBB, @UTTylerMBB to host McMurry on Monday

    The UT Tyler basketball programs will host McMurry in a pair of Monday night American Southwest Conference games starting at 5:30 p.m. at the Herrington Patriot Center following a pair of wins over Hardin-Simmons.

  • Saturday, December 10, 2016 | Women's Basketball

    RECAP: No. 21 @UTTylerWBB extends home winning streak to 19

    Michelle Obach surpassed 1,000 career points and the No. 21-ranked UT Tyler women’s basketball team extended its home winning streak to 19 games with a commanding 70-55 American Southwest Conference win over Hardin-Simmons on Saturday at the Herrington Patriot Center.

  • Wednesday, December 7, 2016 | Women's Basketball

    PREVIEW: No. 21 UTTylerWBB hosts Cowgirls on Saturday

    The No. 21-ranked UT Tyler women’s basketball team returns to its home court to play Hardin-Simmons at 1 p.m. on Saturday at the Herrington Patriot Center after opening American Southwest Conference play with a pair of road losses last week.

  • Tuesday, December 6, 2016 | Women's Basketball

    POLL: @UTTylerWBB drops to No. 21 in national rankings

    The UT Tyler Patriots have dropped to No. 21 in the D3Hoops.com and WBCA Women’s Top-25 Poll after taking a pair of American Southwest Conference losses last week on the road.

  • Saturday, December 3, 2016 | Women's Basketball

    RECAP: No. 3 @UTTylerWBB takes ASC loss at HPU

    The UT Tyler women’s basketball team took a 75-63 loss to Howard Payne on Saturday in an American Southwest Conference game at the Brownwood Coliseum.

  • Thursday, December 1, 2016 | Women's Basketball

    RECAP: @UTTylerWBB has 32-game ASC winning streak snapped

    The No. 3-ranked UT Tyler women’s basketball team suffered a 67-66 loss to Sul Ross in its American Southwest Conference opener on Thursday at the Gallego Center.

  • Wednesday, November 30, 2016 | Women's Basketball

    PREVIEW: @UTTylerWBB set to open ASC play on the road

    The No. 3-ranked UT Tyler Patriots will open American Southwest Conference play this week when they play at Sul Ross on Thursday and at Howard Payne on Saturday.

  • Wednesday, November 30, 2016 | Women's Basketball

    Obach nominated for Allstate WBCA Good Works Teams®

    UT Tyler senior Michelle Obach has been nominated for the 2017 Allstate WBCA Good Works Teams®.

  • Tuesday, November 29, 2016 | Women's Basketball

    Undefeated @UTTylerWBB remains at No. 3/4

    The UT Tyler Patriots remain the No. 3-ranked NCAA Division III team in the nation according to the D3Hoops.com Women’s Top-25 Poll and No. 4 in the WBCA NCAA Division III Top 25 Coaches’ Poll.

  • Monday, November 28, 2016 | Women's Basketball

    RECAP: @UTTylerWBB dominates second half in win over BSC

    No. 3 UT Tyler remained undefeated and extended a 21-game regular-season winning streak with a 51-40 non-conference win over Birmingham Southern on Monday at the Herrington Patriot Center.

  • Sunday, November 27, 2016 | Men's Basketball, Women's Basketball

    PREVIEW: @UTTylerWBB, @UTTylerMBB to host Monday doubleheader

    The Herrington Patriot Center will host a Monday night doubleheader when the No. 3-ranked UT Tyler women play Birmingham Southern at 5:30 p.m. with the men to follow against Rust College in a pair of non-conference games.

  • Wednesday, November 23, 2016 | Women's Basketball

    RECAP: @UTTylerWBB holds off HPU in home opener

    UT Tyler senior Shuntay Raglin grabbed an offensive rebound and put it in with 17 seconds on the clock to seal a 79-75 non-conference win over Howard Payne on Wednesday at the Herrington Patriot Center to extend the Patriots’ regular-season winning streak to 20. HPU led by as many as 12 in the first quarter before UT Tyler took the game to halftime tied at 42.

  • Tuesday, November 22, 2016 | Women's Basketball

    PREVIEW: @UTTylerWBB hosts HPU in home opener

    The No. 3-ranked UT Tyler Patriots will open their home schedule at 1 p.m. on Wednesday by hosting Howard Payne in a rematch of last year’s American Southwest Conference Championship final at the Herrington Patriot Center in a game that will not count towards the ASC standings.

  • Saturday, November 19, 2016 | Women's Basketball

    RECAP: No. 3 @UTTylerWBB moves to 3-0

    The No. 3-ranked UT Tyler Patriots are 3-0 for the third straight season after securing a 62-59 non-conference win over Chapman University on Saturday at the Currier Gym at Redlands. The Panthers were playing their first game of the season after going 19-7 last year, while the Patriots stayed perfect in their three-game opening week of the season. UT Tyler, which also earned wins over Dallas Christian and Redlands this week, will host Howard Payne at 1 p.m. on Wednesday in its Herrington Patriot Center opener.

  • Friday, November 18, 2016 | Women's Basketball

    @UTTylerWBB pulls away late for win over Redlands

    The No. 3-ranked UT Tyler Patriots earned a 91-79 non-conference win over Redlands on Friday where they owned a 32-6 scoring advantage in the paint and outscored the Bulldogs 14-5 in the final three minutes of play at the Currier Gym.

  • Tuesday, November 15, 2016 | Women's Basketball

    No. 3 @UTTylerWBB cruises to 86-31 season-opening win

    Four players scored in double figures to lead the No. 3-ranked UT Tyler women’s basketball team to a commanding 86-31 season-opening win over Dallas Christian on Tuesday on the DCC campus.

  • Monday, November 14, 2016 | Women's Basketball

    No. 3 @UTTylerWBB opens season Tuesday at Dallas Christian

    The No. 3-ranked UT Tyler women’s basketball team will open its season against Dallas Christian College at 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday in Farmer’s Branch before travelling to California where the Patriots play Redlands and Chapman this weekend.

  • Thursday, November 3, 2016 | Women's Basketball

    Obach named a D3hoops Preseason All-America

    UT Tyler senior Michelle Obach has been named to the 2016-17 D3hoops.com Preseason All-America team.

  • Thursday, October 27, 2016 | Women's Basketball

    @UTTylerWBB at No. 3 in D3hoops preseason rankings

    The UT Tyler Patriots will enter the 2016-17 season with its highest national ranking in program history at No. 3 in the D3hoops.com preseason poll. UT Tyler received three first-place votes in the preseason polling and is only behind No. 1 Tufts and No. 2 Amherst.

  • Wednesday, October 19, 2016 | Women's Basketball

    @UTTylerWBB picked to win ASC East Division

    UT Tyler has been picked to repeat as American Southwest Conference East Division Champions and Michelle Obach, Makenzi May and D’Onna Matthews are on the ASC Watch List following a season where the Patriots went 30-2 overall and were 15-0 in conference play.

  • Wednesday, October 5, 2016 | Women's Basketball

    @UTTylerWBB ranked No. 5 in DIII News preseason poll

    The UT Tyler Patriots will enter the 2016-17 season ranked No. 5 by Women’s DIII News and senior Michelle Obach is one of 24 listed as a preseason all-American.