Lady Bears Beat USF 66-63 In Preseason WNITNiya Johnson had 10 points, 13 assists and eight rebounds, all while defending USF's high-volume shooter, as the Lady Bears held on for a 66-63 victory Thursday night to advance to the preseason WNIT championship game.
Baylor Women Beat Southern Mississippi 97-42Niya Johnson had 15 points and was one of six players scoring in double figures for the fifth-ranked Lady Bears in a 97-42 victory over Southern Mississippi in the preseason WNIT on Monday night.
North Texas Girl Among Baylor's Early SigneesBaylor has added top recruit Lauren Cox among three players picked up during the early signing period. Cox averaged 21.7 points, 15.3 rebounds and 5.4 blocks a game as a junior last season at Flower Mound High School.
Elite Eight Not Enough For Baylor WomenEight is not enough this season for the fifth-ranked Baylor women. Each of the last two seasons for the Lady Bears have ended with a loss to Notre Dame in the NCAA regional final -- also known as the Elite Eight.
Baylor's Davis Misses Game For Media DayBaylor's Nina Davis was faced with a difficult choice.
Lady Bears Lose Small & BucknerGuard Ieshia Small has been granted a release from the Baylor women's basketball team. The Lady Bears also announced Monday night that freshman post player Micayla Buckner is transferring to Collin County Community College.
Lady Bears Reach 7th Straight Sweet 16Nina Davis scored 21 points, national assists leader Niya Johnson had 12 more helpers to tie Baylor's career record and the Lady Bears beat Arkansas 73-44 in their second-round NCAA Tournament game Sunday.
Lady Bears Win 5th Straight Big 12 TournamentThe Lady Bears, after winning their fifth consecutive Big 12 regular-season in a season they weren't even the preseason favorite, clinched their fifth conference tournament championship in a row with a 75-64 win over Texas on Monday night.
Lady Bears Beat OSU In Big 12 SemifinalNina Davis made another strong move to the basket, converting the layup while being fouled. The Big 12 player of the year made the free throw and then went to the bench for good.
Lady Bears Lose To Oklahoma 68-64Kaylon Williams and Sharane Campbell-Olds each scored 15 points, and Oklahoma defeated the third-ranked Lady Bears 68-64 on Wednesday night to end their win streak at 25 games.
Lady Bears Hang On To Beat Texas Tech 67-60The Lady Bears were happy to come away with an "ugly" 67-60 victory over Texas Tech on Wednesday night. "I think we all just struggled tonight," coach Kim Mulkey said.
Baylor Women Roll To 23rd Straight WinNina Davis scored 22 points as the Lady Bears stretched their overall winning streak to 23 games with a 79-51 victory over West Virginia on Sunday.