The No. 13 ranked UT Tyler women's basketball team is now 3-0 on the young season, defeating Hendrix College 72-62 on Saturday afternoon. This is the first year since 2011-12 that the Patriots have started the season 3-0.
The No. 13 ranked UT Tyler women's basketball team improved to 2-0 on the young 2014-15 season, defeating Rhodes College 78-67. A late 7-0 run in the second half would give the Patriots the lead, putting the Lynx away.
All-American Brittany King scored 21 points and hauled in 16 rebounds, while newcomer Michelle Obach poured in 20 leading No. 13 ranked UT Tyler women's basketball to a 107-50 win over Centenary to open the 2014-15 season.
UT Tyler women's basketball senior forward Brittany King has been named a D3hoops.com Preaseason First Team All-American, the organization announced today. King returns for her final season, a year after helping the Patriots reach the Sweet 16.
The UT Tyler women's basketball team will start the 2014-15 season ranked as the No. 13 team in the country according to the D3Hoops.com Top-25 poll. The Patriots finished last season ranked No. 17 after finishing 27-4 overall.