2017-18 Northern Michigan Women's Basketball News

  • Wildcats Clinch GLIAC Tournament Berth With 69-60 Victory Over FSU
    February 17, 2018
    MARQUETTE, Mich. -- The Northern Michigan University Women’s Basketball team outscored Ferris State University 14-6 in the final seven minutes to clinch a spot in the 2018 Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Tournament with a 69-60 victory over the Bulldogs.
  • Lutz Scores Career-High 19 as Wildcats Get Past Lake State
    February 16, 2018
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – Freshman Elizabeth Lutz (Marshall, Wis.) scored a career-high 19 points and displayed a perfect night of shooting as she helped lead the Northern Michigan University Women’s Basketball Team to a 60-56 victory over Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference foe Lake Superior State University.
  • Women's Basketball Back in the Berry This Week
    February 13, 2018
    Marquette, Mich. — After making their final road trip of the regular season, Northern Michigan University Women’s Basketball returns to the Berry Events Center to take on Lake Superior State University and Ferris State University for two Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference contests.
  • Two Career-Highs and a Season-Best Shooting Performance Guides NMU Past SVSU
    February 10, 2018
    UNIVERSITY CENTER, Mich. – A season-best shooting performance, four players in double figures and two players with career-highs helped power the Northern Michigan University Women’s Basketball team to a 67-62 victory in Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference action at Saginaw Valley State University.
  • Four Reach Double Figures, but NMU Drops GLIAC Contest at NU
    February 08, 2018
    MIDLAND, Mich. – The Northern Michigan University Women’s Basketball team outscored Northwood University for the final 30 minutes of play, but a three-pointer at the buzzer rimmed out, causing the Wildcats to fall 56-53 in Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference play.
  • Women's Basketball Makes Final Road Trip of Regular Season
    February 05, 2018
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – The Northern Michigan University Women’s Basketball team takes to the road for the final time of the regular season as they head to Northwood University and Saginaw Valley State University this week for more Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference action.
  • Strong First Half Not Enough as Wildcats Fall to #24 Lakers
    February 03, 2018
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – The Northern Michigan University Women’s Basketball team held a 28-22 halftime lead over #24 Grand Valley State University, but it was not enough as they fell 52-38 in Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference action.
  • Wildcats Get 63-55 Victory Over PNW
    February 01, 2018
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – Northern Michigan University’s Women’s Basketball team collected a 63-55 win over Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference foe Purdue University Northwest Thursday night.
  • NMU Back Home After Long Road Trip
    January 30, 2018
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – After five road games, the Women’s Basketball team for Northern Michigan University returns this week as they play host to Purdue University Northwest and Grand Valley State University.
  • Wildcats Fall Short in Upset Bid at Michigan Tech
    January 28, 2018
    HOUGHTON, Mich. -- The Northern Michigan University Women’s Basketball team took on their rival, #18 Michigan Technological University in Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference action, but fell 61-54 Sunday afternoon.
  • NMU Concludes Road Trip By Visiting Tech Sunday
    January 25, 2018
    MARQUETTE, Mich. — The Northern Michigan University Women’s Basketball team concludes their five-game road trip by visiting rival, Michigan Technological University, Sunday afternoon seeking revenge after falling 59-56 in the Berry Events Center earlier this season.
  • Strong Shooting Guides NMU to 67-50 Victory Over Davenport
    January 22, 2018
    GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. -- Northern Michigan University’s Women’s Basketball team closed the first quarter on a 16-2 run and had their best performance of the season from the three-point line on their way to a 67-50 victory in the team’s makeup game at Davenport University.
  • Fourth Quarter Troubles Cause NMU to Fall
    January 20, 2018
    DETROIT, Mich. – The Northern Michigan University Women’s Basketball team visited Wayne State University for Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference action but fourth quarter shooting woes hurt the Wildcats as they fell 64-50.
  • Women's Basketball on the Road for Second-Straight Week
    January 16, 2018
    MARQUETTE, Mich. — The Northern Michigan University Women’s Basketball team continues their extended January road trip as they travel to Davenport University on Thursday and visit Wayne State University Saturday.
  • NMU Unable to Overcome Slow Start
    January 13, 2018
    BIG RAPIDS, Mich. – The Northern Michigan University Women’s Basketball team was unable to overcome a slow first quarter as they fell to Ferris State University 62-52 in Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference action.
  • Schultz Goes for Career-High as Wildcats Prove Too Much for Lake Superior State.
    January 11, 2018
    SAULT STE. MARIE, Mich. – Sophomore Jessica Schultz (Mineral Point, Wis.) scored a career-high 22 points as three players scored double-figures to power the Northern Michigan University Women’s Basketball team to a 79-63 victory over Lake Superior State University in Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference action.
  • Women's Basketball to Make First Roadtrip of 2018
    January 08, 2018
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – The Northern Michigan University Women’s Basketball team hits the road for the first time in 2018 as they continue Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference play at Lake Superior State University and Ferris State University.
  • Wildcats Fall to #1 Ashland
    January 06, 2018
    MARQUETTE, MICH. -- The Northern Michigan University Women’s Basketball team hosted the top-ranked team in the country, Ashland University, in a Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference matchup Saturday afternoon.
  • NMU Starts New Year with 71-59 Win over Tiffin
    January 04, 2018
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – Northern Michigan University’s Women’s Basketball Team scored 25 points in the first quarter and powered their way to a 71-59 win over Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference foe Tiffin University.
  • Wildcats Host Tiffin Thursday and #1 Ashland Saturday for Youth Sports Day
    January 02, 2018
    MARQUETTE, Mich. -- The NMU Women's Basketball Team hosts Tiffin and #1 Ashland this week in a return to GLIAC Play. Saturday's game is hosted by Wells Fargo and is Youth Sports Day.
  • Benoit's Career-High Not Enough as Wildcats Fall to UMD
    December 19, 2017
    DULUTH, Minn. – Sophomore Emma Benoit (Gilberts, Ill./Hampshire) scored a career-high in the Northern Michigan University Women’s Basketball Team’s final game of 2017 at the University of Minnesota Duluth.
  • Women's Basketball Hosts Michigan Tech Sunday
    December 13, 2017
    Marquette, Mich. — Northern Michigan University’s Women’s Basketball Team hosts their rival, Michigan Technological University Sunday afternoon. The game also serves as the Rock Your Socks game, where children who bring new socks to the game will receive free admission.
  • Wildcats Fall in Double Overtime at GVSU
    December 09, 2017
    ALLENDALE, Mich. – Northern Michigan University’s Women’s Basketball Team went into two overtimes at Grand Valley State University but fell 66-59 in the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference matchup.
  • Women's Basketball Overpowers Purdue Northwest for 80-52 Victory
    December 07, 2017
    HAMMOND, Ind. – The Northern Michigan University Women’s Basketball Team started the game on a 17-2 run and never looked back as they took an 80-52 victory over Purdue University Northwest in Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference action.
  • Women's Basketball To Visit GLIAC Foes
    December 05, 2017
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – The Northern Michigan University Women’s Basketball Team hits the road for Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference action as they visit Purdue University Northwest Thursday and Grand Valley State University Saturday.
  • Women’s Basketball Captures 60-44 Victory over Saginaw Valley
    December 02, 2017
    MARQUETTE, Mich. -- Northern Michigan University's Women's Basketball Team made 31 free throws on their way to a 60-52 victory over Saginaw Valley State University.
  • NMU falls in GLIAC opener
    November 30, 2017
    MARQUETTE, Mich. -- The Women’s Basketball Team for Northern Michigan University opened Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference play Thursday night but fell to Northwood University 64-56.
  • NMU Opens Home Slate This Weekend
    November 27, 2017
    MARQUETTE, Mich. -- Northern Michigan University’s Women’s Basketball Team holds their home opener and begins their Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference schedule this week as they welcome Northwood University and Saginaw Valley State University to the Berry Events Center. Thursday's game is hosted by Tadych's Econo Foods while Saturday's contest is hosted by Peoples State Bank.
  • Halftime Lead Not Enough as Women's Basketball Falls to #17 USI
    November 26, 2017
    LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- The Northern Michigan Women's Basketball Team held a halftime lead over the 17th ranked University of Southern Indiana but a slow third quarter was too much to overcome as the Wildcats fell 59-49.
  • Fourth Quarter Surge Powers NMU to 63-55 Victory
    November 25, 2017
    LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- The Northern Michigan University Women's Basketball Team outscored Bellarmine University 21-10 in the fourth quarter to win 63-55 Saturday afternoon.
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