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Shockers take first loss to Creighton

Jessica Green

November 16, 2015

Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

After a hard-fought battle through the first half, the women’s basketball team suffered its first loss Friday, falling to Creighton 79-54.The Shockers led by one point at halftime, but there wasn’t much for the Shockers to ...

Shockers prepare for upcoming Creighton match

Jessica Green

November 12, 2015

Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

After defeating the University of Central Oklahoma Bronchos 68-61, the women’s basketball team is ready for its next challenge against the Creighton Bluejays.“The score is what the score is,” head coach Jody Adams said o...

Shockers rally fourth-quarter exhibition win

Evan Pflugradt

November 9, 2015

Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

The women’s basketball team rallied together a late fourth-quarter victory Sunday in an exhibition over the University of Central Oklahoma. Wichita State came out on top, 68-61, over the Bronchos of UCO.The Shockers started...

Shocker Madness kicks off official start for men’s, women’s basketball

Evan Pflugradt

October 26, 2015

Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports, Women's Basketball

In a crowded Charles Koch Arena during Shocker Madness, 13 new Shockers took the court.  Thursday officially marked the start of the 2015-16 basketball season with scrimmages, a three-point contest and a dunk contest.It was a...

After informal investigation, Wichita State retains Jody Adams

Sports Editor

May 6, 2015

Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

Jody Adams will remain the head coach of the Wichita State women’s team after an internal review into the women’s basketball program, the university announced Tuesday in an emailed statement.President John Bardo appointed J...

Abuse allegations against Adams continue to unfold

April 27, 2015

Filed under News, Sports, Women's Basketball

As Wichita State University continues to investigate why four women’s basketball players are choosing to transfer from WSU, another former player is speaking out with allegations against head coach Jody Adams.Samantha Smith star...

Jody Adams to remain head coach for women’s basketball

Sports Editor

April 22, 2015

Filed under Women's Basketball

Jody Adams, Wichita State’s women’s basketball head coach, withdrew her name from the University of Kansas women’s basketball coach search Monday.“I have decided to stay at Wichita State and continue our winning ways,...

Women’s basketball knocked out in first round

March 23, 2015

Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

Coach Jody Adams has figured out the formula for winning games and running through the Missouri Valley Conference tournament, but could’t continue her winless record in the Women’s NCAA Tournament. Losing to California in th...

Women’s basketball wins third straight MVC title

Sports Reporter

March 2, 2015

Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

More than 2,000 fans stood in a standing ovation Sunday afternoon as the Wichita State women’s basketball team cut the nets and hoisted up the Missouri Valley Conference Championship trophy after defeating the University of N...

Braves provide no challenge, Shockers win

Sports Reporter

February 16, 2015

Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

The Wichita State women’s basketball team defeated the Bradley Braves 66-36 Sunday afternoon.The Shockers moved to 20-4 with the win and the Braves fell to 4-20 with the loss.WSU senior guard Jamillah Bonner helped the Shocke...

Women’s basketball defeats Missouri State

February 8, 2015

Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

The WSU women’s basketball team beat the Missouri State Bears 69-50 Sunday afternoon.The game was back and forth in the first half and WSU senior guard Alex Harden provided crucial points.Missouri State held a 24-17 lead midway...