Leading just 24-22 at halftime, the visiting Quinnipiac Braves (11-13, 8-8 NEC) outscored the UMBC Retrievers (11-14, 7-9 NEC) 12-3 to open the second half and went on to a key 64-50, Northeast Conference victory, Monday evening at the UMBC RAC Arena.
UMBC junior guard Jessie Brown scored a game-high 16 points as the host Retrievers cruised to an easy 67-45 victory over Central Connecticut State in a Northeast Conference women's basketball contest, Saturday evening at the UMBC RAC Arena.
Senior center Meredith Kerns (Harrisburg, PA) scored a game-high 25 points to lead the Wagner College women's basketball team to a 66-56 Northeast Conference victory over the University of Maryland-Baltimore County tonight at the Spiro Sports Center.
UMBC junior point guard Jessie Brown was named the Northeast Conference Player of the Week after enjoying back-to-back spectacular performances in UMBC's victories over Robert Morris and St. Francis (PA).
UMBC junior guard Jessie Brown recorded a "double-double" with a game-high 20 points and 11 assists to lead the Retrievers to a 68-49 victory over Robert Morris, Thursday evening at the UMBC RAC Arena.
Junior forward Brooke Kelly scored 17 points and was one of four Sacred Heart players in double-figures as the visiting Pioneers defeated the UMBC Retrievers, 70-66, Monday evening in a Northeast Conference contest at the UMBC RAC Arena.
The visiting UMBC Retrievers snapped a six-game losing streak, defeating Robert Morris, 77-54, Monday evening in Moon Townships, PA. UMBC improved to 5-9, 1-4 NEC, while the Colonials remained winless at 0-12, 0-5 NEC.
The visiting Monmouth Hawks (6-5, 2-1 NEC) hit six straight free throws in the final forty five seconds to break a 65-65 tie, en-route to a 71-66, Northeast Conference victory at the UMBC RAC Arena on Saturday evening.
Loyola junior guard Shontrese Smith intercepted an errant pass thrown by UMBC freshman guard Christine Catalanotto with five seconds remaining, and then hit two free throws as the Greyhounds held on for a 55-51 victory, Tuesday evening at UMBC RAC Arena.
UMBC junior guard Jessie Brown scored a game-high 20 points and freshman forward Matea Pender added 15, as the host Retrievers defeated Virginia Commonwealth, 62-40, Friday evening at the UMBC RAC Arena in the opener for both squads.