2018-19 Women's Basketball News

  • Women’s Basketball Returns to the Road for Saturday Tip-off Against UMass Lowell
    February 15, 2019
    UMBC women’s basketball heads back out onto the road, heading up to Massachusetts to take on UMass Lowell for a 1 p.m. tipoff. The Retrievers are looking to rebound after a 58-46 loss to Binghamton on Wednesday night. UMBC got out to an early lead, but a late second half surge by the Bearcats propelled them to the win.
  • Second Half Surge Lifts Bearcats Past UMBC, 58-46 on Wednesday
    February 13, 2019
    UMBC women’s basketball got off to a furious start, but a late second half surge by the Bearcats propelled them to a 58-46 win against the Retrievers on Wednesday night. UMBC held the Bearcats to just one point in the first quarter, but were outscored 37-16 in the second half in the loss. The Retrievers fall to 8-16, 1-10 AE on the year while Binghamton improves to 10-15, 5-7 AE.
  • Retrievers Host Bearcats on #SpreadRespect Night on Wednesday
    February 12, 2019
    UMBC women’s basketball concludes their mini home stand against Binghamton on their annual Spread Respect game on Wednesday night. The Retrievers are coming off a tough 58-45 loss to defending champion Maine on Saturday afternoon. UMBC had the game within single digits for most of the game, but the Black Bears used a big fourth quarter to pull away late, dropping UMBC to 8-15, 1-9 AE on the year.
  • Retrievers Lose Tough Battle with Maine, 58-45 on Saturday
    February 09, 2019
    UMBC women’s basketball held the defending America East champions to their second lowest scoring game in conference play, but could not overcome 29 turnovers in a 58-45 loss on Saturday. Junior Te’yJah Oliver (Clinton, Md./Riverdale Baptist) and sophomore Janee’a Summers (Bound Brook, N.J.) each had 10 points to lead the way for UMBC. Freshman Eryn Fisher (Kingsley, Australia) chipped in a career high nine points in the loss.
  • Women’s Basketball Returns Home to Take on Defending Champion Maine on Saturday
    February 08, 2019
    UMBC women’s basketball returns to Charm City for a pair of contests, starting with defending America East champion Maine on Saturday afternoon. The Retrievers are coming off a 92-47 defeat to Hartford on Wednesday night, as UMBC falls to 8-14, 1-8 AE on the year. Junior Tyler Moore (Portsmouth, Va.) led the team with 11 points, leaving her just one shy of 500 for her career.
  • UMBC Women’s Basketball Falls to Hartford, 92-47 on Wednesday Night
    February 06, 2019
    UMBC women’s basketball suffered a 92-47 loss to Hartford on Wednesday night. Junior Tyler Moore (Portsmouth, Va.) led the Retrievers with 11 points, as UMBC could not overcome a tough first quarter that saw UMBC turn the ball over 15 times.
  • Women’s Basketball Opens Second Half of #AEHoops Play at Hartford on Wednesday
    February 05, 2019
    UMBC women’s basketball continues the conference season, opening the second half of play at first place Hartford on Wednesday night on ESPN3. The Retrievers are currently in eighth place, a half game up on New Hampshire after the first eight games. UMBC has been off since their 57-44 loss at Stony Brook last Wednesday.
  • Summers Nets Double-Double; Retrievers Fall 57-44 to Stony Brook on Wednesday
    January 30, 2019
    Sophomore Janee’a Summers (Bound Brook, N.J.) led the way with her fourth double-double of the year, scoring 15 points with 11 rebounds in a 57-44 loss to Stony Brook on Wednesday. The Retrievers struggled from the floor, hitting just 14 shots in the loss.
  • Women’s Basketball Closes Out the First Half of #AEHoops Play at Stony Brook on Wednesday
    January 29, 2019
    UMBC women’s basketball will head to Long Island looking for back-to-back wins for the first time since early November against the Seawolves on Wednesday night. The Retrievers are coming off a big 64-62 win against New Hampshire on Saturday for their first win in America East play. Junior Tyler Moore (Portsmouth, Va.) had another career night, scoring 27 points on 8-12 shooting, including 7-11 from three.
  • Oliver Hits Game Winner Late; Moore Scores Career High 27 Points in Thrilling 64-62 Win Against New Hampshire
    January 26, 2019
    Junior Te’yJah Oliver (Clinton, Md./Riverdale Baptist) hit the game winning layup with 4.5 seconds left to lift UMBC to a 64-62 win against New Hampshire on Saturday. Classmate Tyler Moore (Portsmouth, Va.) netted a career high 27 points, scoring 16 in the first quarter in the win.
  • Women’s Basketball Welcome New Hampshire on Saturday for Alumni Day
    January 25, 2019
    UMBC women’s basketball hosts the Wildcats on Saturday afternoon on Alumni Day. The Retrievers are coming off a 58-44 loss to Vermont on Wednesday morning. UMBC kept it close for a majority of the game, but the Catamounts pulled away late for the win. Sophomore Janee’a Summers (Bound Brook, N.J.) led the way with 15 points and 10 rebounds in the loss.
  • Summers Records Her Sixth Double-Double in 58-44 Loss to Vermont on Wednesday
    January 23, 2019
    UMBC women’s basketball suffered a 58-44 defeat to Vermont on Wednesday morning. Sophomore forward Janee’a Summers (Bound Brook, N.J.) led the Retrievers with 15 points and 10 rebounds for her sixth career double-double and third this year.
  • Women’s Basketball Hosts Vermont for Annual Midday Madness Game
    January 22, 2019
    UMBC women’s basketball returns from a snow filled trip in Albany to take on the Catamounts for the team’s annual Midday Madness game on Wednesday morning. The team will host students from nearby elementary schools as the Retrievers look to get their first win in America East play. UMBC is coming off a 64-44 loss to UAlbany on Saturday to fall to 7-11, 0-5 AE on the year.
  • UAlbany Uses Second Quarter Charge to Defeat UMBC 64-44 on Saturday
    January 19, 2019
    UMBC women’s basketball hung tough with the Great Danes in the opening quarter, but a 15-8 second quarter pushed UAlbany in front for good in a 64-44 win on Saturday. Sophomore Janee’a Summers (Bound Brook, N.J.) led the way with nine points and seven rebounds in the loss.
  • UMBC Women’s Basketball Continues Road Swing at UAlbany on Saturday
    January 18, 2019
    UMBC women’s basketball closes out their New York road trip against UAlbany on Saturday afternoon at SEFCU Arena. The Retrievers are in the midst of a five-game losing streak after falling to Binghamton 67-45 on Wednesday night in Vestal. Junior Tyler Moore (Portsmouth, Va.) was the only Retriever in double figures with a career high 24 points.
  • Moore Nets Career High 24 Points; Binghamton Defeats UMBC 67-45 on Wednesday
    January 16, 2019
    Junior Tyler Moore (Portsmouth, Va.) led the way with a career high 24 points on 8-14 shooting, but the Bearcats knocked off UMBC 67-45 on Wednesday. Moore was the lone Retriever in double figures, her second career 20 point game.
  • Women’s Basketball Starts New York Road Swing at Binghamton on Wednesday
    January 14, 2019
    UMBC women’s basketball begins a two-game road trip in New York against Binghamton on Wednesday night. The Retrievers are looking for their first America East victory and first win in the month of January against the Bearcats after falling 67-55 to UMass Lowell on Saturday to fall to 7-9, 0-3 AE.
  • Oliver Scores 15; UMBC Falls to UMass Lowell 67-55 on Saturday
    January 12, 2019
    UMBC women’s basketball had three score in double figures, but dropped a 67-55 decision to UMass Lowell on Saturday afternoon. Junior Te’yJah Oliver (Clinton, Md./Riverdale Baptist) led the Retrieves with 15 points, going 7-8 from the foul line.
  • Women’s Basketball Hosts UMass Lowell on Saturday in #AEHoops Action
    January 11, 2019
    UMBC women’s basketball will look to snap a three game losing streak against UMass Lowell on Saturday at the UMBC Event Center. The Retrievers are coming off a 66-52 loss to Hartford on Wednesday night. Sophomore Janee’a Summers (Bound Brook, N.J.) had another monster game with a game high 19 points and nine rebounds. Junior Dominika Skrocka (Moscow, Russia) chipped in 10 points in the loss that drops UMBC to 7-8, 0-2 AE.
  • Summers Drops 19 Points; UMBC Falls to Hartford 66-52
    January 09, 2019
    UMBC women’s basketball dropped a 66-52 decision to visiting Hartford on Wednesday night despite a solid performance from Janee’a Summers (Bound Brook, N.J.). The sophomore scored 19 points with nine rebounds in the loss.
  • Women’s Basketball Returns Home to Take on Hartford on Wednesday Night
    January 08, 2019
    UMBC women’s basketball returns to the UMBC Event Center to take on the Hartford Hawks on Wednesday night. The Retrievers are coming off an 84-44 loss to defending champion Maine on Saturday afternoon. Junior Tyler Moore (Portsmouth, Va.) led the way with 11 points, as freshman Kayla Jackson (Rochester, N.Y.) added 10 points and six rebounds in the loss.
  • Retrievers Fall to Maine, 84-44 on Saturday
    January 05, 2019
    UMBC women’s basketball fell to the defending America East champions Maine on Saturday afternoon, 84-44. Junior Tyler Moore (Portsmouth, Va.) led the way with 11 points, as freshman Kayla Jackson (Rochester, N.Y.) added 10 points and six rebounds in the loss.
  • Women’s Basketball Opens #AEHoops Play at Defending Champion Maine on Saturday
    January 04, 2019
    UMBC women’s basketball kicks off the America East season against the defending champion Maine Black Bears on Saturday afternoon. Maine was picked to win the conference in the preseason poll, while the Retrievers were picked to finish 8th in the league. UMBC is coming off a 73-67 loss to Maryland Eastern Shore on New Year’s Eve to finish non-conference play at 7-6.
  • Moore's Late Three Forces Overtime, But Women's Basketball Falls to Maryland Eastern Shore
    December 31, 2018
    Junior Tyler Moore (Portsmouth, Va.) hit five three pointers, including an overtime-forcing one with less than 10 seconds remaining in the second half, but visiting Maryland Eastern Shore (4-9) pulled away late in overtime for a 73-67 on Monday evening at the UMBC Event Center.
  • Retrievers Close out Non-Conference Play Against Eastern Shore on New Year’s Eve
    December 30, 2018
    UMBC women’s basketball closes out the non-conference schedule against Maryland Eastern Shore on Monday. The Retrievers are coming off a 73-68 victory at Morgan State on Dec. 20, snapping a five-game losing streak. Junior Te’yJah Oliver (Clinton, Md./Riverdale Baptist) led the way with 25 points, just one short of a career high.
  • Oliver, Jackson Sweep #AEHoops Awards
    December 24, 2018
    Junior Te’yJah Oliver (Clinton, Md./Riverdale Baptist) and freshman Kayla Jackson (Rochester, N.Y.) were named America East Player and Rookie of the Week, the conference announced on Monday. Both played a vital part in the Retrievers snapping a five-game losing streak in a 73-68 win at Morgan State on Thursday.
  • Retrievers Snap Losing Skid with 73-68 Win at Morgan State on Thursday
    December 20, 2018
    Junior Te’yJah Oliver (Clinton, Md./Riverdale Baptist) scored a season high 25 points, as the Retrievers snapped a five-game losing streak, 73-68 to Morgan State on Thursday. Freshman Kayla Jackson (Rochester, N.Y.) chipped in a career high 16 points.
  • UMBC Women’s Basketball Returns to Action at Morgan State on Thursday
    December 19, 2018
    UMBC women’s basketball returns from a week long hiatus to take on Morgan State on Thursday night. The Retrievers are in the midst of a five-game losing streak after starting the season 6-0. Last time out, the Retrievers dropped a 45-42 decision to Hofstra. UMBC had a shot to tie in the final moments, but the attempt was off the mark.
  • UMBC Drops 45-42 Heartbreaker to Hofstra on Sunday Afternoon
    December 09, 2018
    UMBC women’s basketball took a lead into the fourth quarter, but the Pride used an 18-8 fourth quarter to pull away from UMBC 45-42 on Sunday. Junior Te’yJah Oliver (Clinton, Md./Riverdale Baptist) led the way with a season best 16 points.
  • UMBC Women’s Basketball Hosts Hofstra for Sunday Matinee
    December 08, 2018
    UMBC women’s basketball welcomes Hofstra to the UMBC Event Center on Sunday afternoon, coming on the heels of a 65-52 loss to Mount St. Mary’s on Thursday night. Junior guard Dominika Skrocka led the Retrievers with 12 points with sophomore Janee’a Summers (Bound Brook, N.J.) adding 10 points and 10 rebounds for her second double-double of the year.
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