2016-17 Women's Basketball News

February 18, 2017
Jags Fall To Lander In Final Regular Season Home Game
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University women’s basketball team hosted 2017 Homecoming and Senior Day on Saturday afternoon in Christenberry Fieldhouse. The Jaguars fell to PBC East-Division leading Lander 87-74.

February 16, 2017
Women’s Hoops To Celebrate 25th Anniversary Of First PBC Championship During Homecoming Weekend
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University athletic department will celebrate the 25th anniversary of the 1992 women’s basketball Peach Belt Conference Championship during 2017 AU Homecoming week February 13-18.

February 15, 2017
Middleton, Myers Named Peach Belt All-Academic
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Peach Belt Conference released the women's basketball All-Academic team on Wednesday afternoon from the league office in Augusta. Augusta University women’s basketball sophomores Brianna Middleton and Mallory Myers represent the Jaguars on the team.

February 14, 2017
Hoops For Heroes Blood Drive Challenge Feb. 20
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Augusta University Athletics and the Shepeard Community Blood Center will host the Hoops for Heroes Blood Drive Challenge to benefit the local blood supply on Monday, Feb. 20 from 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. at the Jaguar Student Activities Center (JSAC) on Summerville Campus.

February 14, 2017
Jaguar Basketball Hosts 2017 Homecoming Games Feb. 18 Against Lander
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University men’s and women’s basketball teams host the 2017 Homecoming games in Christenberry Fieldhouse on Saturday, Feb. 18 against Lander University. The women’s game tips off at 1:30 p.m. and the men follow at 3:30 p.m.

February 13, 2017
Late Second Jumper Lifts Paine Past Lady Jags, 72-70
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Playing at crosstown rival Paine College on Monday night, the Augusta University women’s basketball team gave up a jump shot with six seconds left to drop a 72-70 non-conference game in The HEAL Complex.

February 11, 2017
Augusta Handles Armstrong 77-66 In Home Win
The Augusta University women’s basketball team won a 76-66 Peach Belt Conference game over the Armstrong State Pirates on Saturday afternoon in Christenberry Fieldhouse.

February 9, 2017
Augusta Hoops Hosts Cancer Awareness Games Feb. 8 To Support Georgia Cancer Center
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University women’s and men’s basketball teams host the Francis Marion Patriots on Wednesday, Feb. 8 in Christenberry Fieldhouse. The games serve to raise and awareness and support for the Georgia Cancer Center at Augusta University.

February 9, 2017
Jags To Welcome Hull College Of Business For Basketball Double Feature Feb. 11
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University men's and women's basketball teams host the Armstrong State Pirates on Saturday, Feb. 11 for a Peach Belt Conference doubleheader in Christenberry Fieldhouse. The Hull College of Business at Augusta University will bring faculty, staff, students, and community partners from their department to support the Jaguars!

February 8, 2017
Augusta Battles Francis Marion In 72-64 PBC Loss
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University women’s basketball team hosted the Francis Marion Patriots on Wednesday night for the cancer awareness games and dropped a 72-64 Peach Belt Conference East Division matchup

February 6, 2017
Women’s Hoops Wins At Flagler, 85-76
ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. – The Augusta University women’s basketball team headed to the Florida coast on Monday night to take on Flagler College and won 85-76 in a Peach Belt Conference East Division meeting.

February 4, 2017
Augusta Knocks Off UNCP, 67-64, For Military Appreciation Day
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University women’s basketball team hosted the annual Military Appreciation Day game on Saturday afternoon and won 67-64 against the UNC Pembroke Braves in a Peach Belt Conference contest.

February 2, 2017
Augusta Athletics Hosts Military Appreciation Day Feb. 4 For Basketball Doubleheader
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Augusta University Athletics hosts the annual Military Appreciation Day games on Saturday, Feb. 4 in Christenberry Fieldhouse for the men’s and women’s basketball doubleheader at 12:30 and 2:30 p.m.

February 1, 2017
Four Jags Score Double Figures In 88-72 Loss At Lander
GREENWOOD, S.C. – The Augusta University women’s basketball team played their eighth Peach Belt Conference road game on Wednesday night and fell 88-72 to the Lander Bearcats in Greenwood, S.C.

January 30, 2017
USC Aiken Pushes Past Jags In 90-78 Shootout
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University women’s basketball team hosted rival USC Aiken on Monday night in Christenberry Fieldhouse and fell 90-78 in a Peach Belt Conference battle of the east division.

January 25, 2017
Belcher’s Impressive Night Helps Jags Take Down Armstrong, 79-64
SAVANNAH, Ga. – The Augusta University women’s basketball team defeated the Armstrong State Pirates 79-64 in a Peach Belt Conference contest on the road in Savannah, Ga.

January 24, 2017
Jags Plan “White Out” For Rivalry Doubleheader Against USC Aiken Jan. 30
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University men’s and women’s basketball teams host the USC Aiken Pacers on Monday, Jan. 30 for a Peach Belt Conference doubleheader in Christenberry Fieldhouse. The Jaguars have set a ‘White Out’ for the rivalry double feature. Fans don your favorite white outfit and head over to the berry' Monday.

January 21, 2017
Women's Hoops Drops 75-65 PBC Road Game At Francis Marion
FLORENCE, S.C. ? The Augusta University women?s basketball team had their three-game win streak snapped on Saturday afternoon in a 75-65 Peach Belt Conference loss at Francis Marion in the Smith University Center.

January 18, 2017
Fourth Quarter Comeback Wills Jags to 78-71 PBC Win Over Flagler
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University women’s basketball team held the visiting Flagler Saints winless in the Peach Belt Conference with a 78-71 comeback victory on Wednesday night in Christenberry Fieldhouse.

January 16, 2017
Augusta Holds Off Young Harris, 51-48, In Peach Belt Win
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University women’s basketball team built a 14-point lead over Young Harris in the first and held off a second-half surge to win a 51-48 Peach Belt Conference game in Christenberry Fieldhouse Monday afternoon on Martin Luther King Day.

January 14, 2017
Augusta Wins 62-59 In Overtime Over Georgia College
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Augusta University women’s basketball team played a Peach Belt Conference contest at Georgia College on Saturday afternoon in the Centennial Center and pulled out a 62-59 overtime thriller.

January 9, 2017
No. 23 Clayton State Outlasts Jaguars, 79-63
MORROW, Ga. – The Augusta University women’s basketball lost a 79-63 Peach Belt Conference game on Monday night at Clayton State University in Morrow, Ga.

January 7, 2017
Augusta Grabs First Conference Win In 73-63 Victory Over Montevallo Falcons
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University women’s basketball team (6-5, 1-4 PBC) hosted their second league game in three days against the Montevallo Falcons (3-8, 0-4 PBC) on Saturday afternoon and won 73-63 for their first Peach Belt Conference victory on the year.

January 5, 2017
Augusta Slips 75-66 To GSW In Conference Home Opener
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Hosting their first Peach Belt Conference game of the season, the Augusta University women’s basketball team was outlasted by Georgia Southwestern 75-66 on Thursday night in Christenberry Fieldhouse.

January 3, 2017
Basketball Hosts Back-To-Back Peach Belt Doubleheaders Jan. 5 & 7
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University men’s and women’s basketball teams host their first Peach Belt Conference games of the season this week when Georgia Southwestern visits Christenberry Fieldhouse Thursday, Jan. 5 and Montevallo on Saturday, Jan. 7.

January 2, 2017
Comeback Falls Short At UNC Pembroke In 68-62 Peach Belt Loss
PEMBROKE, N.C. – The Augusta University women’s basketball team eclipsed a 12 point deficit against the UNC Pembroke Braves, but couldn’t complete the comeback effort in the second half to fall 68-62 Monday night in the English E. Jones Center.

January 2, 2017
Abrea Harris Earns Jags Second PBC Player Of The Week Award This Season
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University women’s basketball team has the first Peach Belt Conference Player of the Week award in 2017, as junior-transfer Abrea Harris earned the accolade on Monday afternoon. The Peach Belt announced the award from the league offices in Augusta.

January 1, 2017
Jags Hoops Continues PBC Play At UNC Pembroke Jan. 2
PEMBROKE, N.C. – The Augusta University men’s and women’s basketball teams begin 2017 with a Peach Belt Conference doubleheader against UNC Pembroke in Pembroke, N.C., on Monday Jan. 2. The Lady Jags tipoff at 5:30 p.m. against the UNCP Braves and the Jaguar men follow at 7:30 p.m. in the English E. Jones Center.

December 30, 2016
Women’s Hoops Hosts Fayetteville State Dec. 30
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University women’s basketball team hosts the Fayetteville State Broncos on Friday, Dec. 30 for a 5:00 p.m. tipoff in Christenberry Fieldhouse.

December 30, 2016
Augusta Overcomes Fayetteville State 76-75 In Final Seconds
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Getting in one more game before the New Year, the Augusta University women’s basketball team hosted the Fayetteville State Broncos on Friday night and survived a 21-point deficit to win 76-75 in non-conference action.

December 19, 2016
Columbus State Too Much For Augusta In 98-62 Loss
COLUMBUS, Ga. – The Augusta University women’s basketball team played their second Peach Belt Conference road game in four days on Monday night and lost a 98-62 contest against the Columbus State Cougars in the Lumpkin Center.

December 16, 2016
Augusta Drops Peach Belt Opener 73-63 At North Georgia
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University women’s basketball team started Peach Belt Conference play with a 73-63 loss at North Georgia on Friday night in Memorial Hall.

December 14, 2016
Jags Hoops Tips Peach Belt Play Dec. 16 At North Georgia
DAHLONEGA, Ga. – With a successful run in non-conference play to start to the season that earned them each regional rankings, the Augusta University women's and men’s basketball teams start Peach Belt Conference play this Friday, Dec. 16 at the University of North Georgia in Memorial hall.

December 11, 2016
Augusta Outlasts Benedict College, 73-68
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University women’s basketball team forced Benedict College into 19 turnovers to win a 73-68 non-conference game over the visiting Benedict College Tigers on Sunday afternoon in Christenberry Fieldhouse. Augusta improved to 4-1 with the victory and they begin Peach Belt Conference play on Friday, Dec. 16 at the University of North Georgia.

December 9, 2016
Women’s Hoops Shifts Benedict Game To Dec. 11
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University women’s basketball team will host the Benedict College Tigers on Sunday, Dec. 11 at 4:00 p.m. in Christenberry Fieldhouse for a single non-conference game.

December 5, 2016
Outler Earns PBC Player Of The Week Honors
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Augusta University women’s basketball junior-forward Ashleigh Outler has been named the Peach Belt Conference Player of the Week. The league office announced the accolade on Monday afternoon from their office in Augusta.

December 3, 2016
COUNTDOWN TO GAMEDAY: Jags Travel To West Georgia Dec. 3
CARROLLTON, Ga. - The Augusta University women’s basketball team plays a non-conference single game at the University of West Georgia on Saturday, Dec. 3 for a 2:00 p.m. start in The Coliseum.

December 3, 2016
Second Half Comeback Falls Short, Jags Drop First Game Of Year 76-71 At UWG
CARROLLTON, Ga. – Getting their first taste of the road in the 2016-17 season, the Augusta University women’s basketball team traveled to play the West Georgia Wolves on Saturday afternoon and dropped their first game of the season 76-71 after trailing by 21 points.

November 29, 2016
Outler Lights Up The Three-Point Line, Jags Win 76-52 Over Coker College
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University women’s basketball team clashed with the Coker College Cobras on Tuesday night in Christenberry Fieldhouse and won 76-52 in non-conference action. Augusta moved the 3-0 with the win and has beat their opponents by at least 24 points every game.

November 27, 2016
Jaguar Women Blow Out Clark Atlanta, 84-48
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University women’s basketball team returned from the Thanksgiving break still hungry and dominate Clark Atlanta 84-48 in Christenberry Fieldhouse on Sunday afternoon. The Jaguars led by as much as 36 points in the non-conference victory.

November 23, 2016
Women's, Men's Basketball Double Feature Nov. 29 In Christenberry Fieldhouse
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University men’s and women’s basketball teams will host a doubleheader in Christenberry Fieldhouse on Sunday, Nov. 29. The women’s team plays Clark Atlanta at 2:00 p.m. and the men meet Wingate at 4:00 p.m.

November 22, 2016
Women’s Hoops Welcomes Sydney Grayden In Early Signing Period
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Augusta University women’s head basketball coach Nate Teymer announced the singing of local product Sydney Grayden in the National Letter of Intent (NLI) signing period. Grayden will graduate from Greenbrier High School in Evans, Ga., and compete with the Jaguars in the 2017-18 season.

November 22, 2016
Augusta Breezes By Fort Valley State 73-47 In Season Opener
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University women’s basketball team returned to the hardwood for the first time in the 2016-17 season on Tuesday night to dominate Fort Valley State University 73-47 in Christenberry Fieldhouse.

November 17, 2016
Augusta Basketball Announces Jag Club Café Dates & Promotional Nights
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Augusta University Athletics announced the promotional nights for home Jaguar Basketball games and released the dates for Jaguar Club Café – a light meal and hospitality area for Jaguar Club members during select home basketball events.

November 7, 2016
2016-17 Women's Basketball Online Media Guide Available Now!
AUGUSTA, Ga. - Check out the 2016-17 Augusta University women's basketball online media guide and catch the Jaguars this season at Christenberry Fieldhouse!

October 27, 2016
Augusta Jags Picked Third In Peach Belt Preseason Poll
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Coming off an incredible post-season run that saw them advance to the NCAA Region Championship, the Augusta University women’s basketball team was chosen to finish third of 14 teams in the Peach Belt Conference preseason coaches poll. The PBC released the poll on Thursday from their offices in Augusta.

October 25, 2016
Breonna O’Conner Named PBC Preseason All-Conference
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Peach Belt Conference released the 2016-17 Preseason All-Conference team from the league office in Augusta, Ga., on Tuesday afternoon and Augusta University senior Breonna O’Conner made the list. Also on the team are Columbus State's Ashley Asouzu, North Georgia's Kelsey Hutchins, and Lander’s Ty'hesha Reynolds and Breshay Johnson.

October 19, 2016
Season Ticket Passes & Reserved Seating On Sale For 2016-17 Augusta Basketball
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Augusta University Athletics announced that season ticket passes and reserved seating are now on sell for the 2016-17 men’s and women’s basketball season. Fans can purchase them by contacting the main athletics office off of Wrightsboro Rd., in Christenberry Fieldhouse or purchase them online.

September 15, 2016
Women's Basketball To Participate in Day of Service Sept. 24
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Augusta University hosts the Day of Service on Saturday, Sept. 24 and numerous Jaguars Athletics teams are participating in the event and serving the community through volunteer service. Women's basketball will serve at the Greater Augusta Partnership for Literacy Breakfast at Fatz Café off North Belair Road from 8:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

August 22, 2016
Augusta Women’s Hoops Posts 2016-17 Schedule
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University women’s basketball team revealed their new schedule for the approaching 2016-17 season, head coach Nate Teymer announced on Monday morning. The Augusta Jaguars host 14 of their 26 regular-season games in Christenberry Fieldhouse – the home of the Jaguars.

August 17, 2016
Four Junior Transfers Ink With Jags For 2016-17
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University women’s basketball team added four new recruits to the 2016-17 roster, head coach Nate Teymer announced Wednesday morning.