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Shockers capture first conference win, victorious in back-to-back home games

Evan Pflugradt

January 25, 2016

Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

It’s been more than three months since nine Shockers laced up for the first time to take the floor on Devlin Court.Wichita State captured their first set of conference victories of the season, starting with a win Friday — a...

Shockers end streak, beat FIU in Thanksgiving tournament

Jessica Green

December 4, 2015

Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

After falling into a losing streak, the Wichita State women’s basketball team has finally come out of its slump with a 76-62 win over Florida International University in the last game of the FIU Thanksgiving Classic on Sund...

Shockers can’t break losing streak, fall to Arkansas State

Jessica Green

November 23, 2015

Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

With their third game out of the way, the women’s basketball team can’t seem to break their losing streak with a 67-40 loss against Arkansas State University on Saturday.Even though the season has started off a little roc...

Women’s basketball suffers second loss of season to Missouri

Jessica Green

November 19, 2015

Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

In a rushed game on Wednesday night, the WSU women’s basketball team received its second loss of the season 57-37 against Missouri.According to head coach Jody Adams, the tempo seemed to be the biggest factor for WSU.“Our temp...

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,...