2017-18 Women's Basketball News

  • Lady Lions Get Full Team Effort in 84-56 Win Over Pitt-Greensburg
    January 17, 2018
    ALTOONA, Pa. – In its sixth home game of the season, the Penn State Altoona women’s basketball team defeated Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference opponent Pitt-Greensburg 84-56 on Wednesday in the Adler Arena.
  • Christine Named ECAC Regional Player of the Week
    January 16, 2018
    DANBURY, Conn. - Penn State Altoona sophomore guard Finnley Christine (Tyrone, PA/Tyrone) picked up another award on Tuesday for her big performance last week, as the Eastern College Athletic Conference announced that she was chosen as its Division III South Region Player of the Week.
  • Christine Earns AMCC Player of the Week Status
    January 15, 2018
    ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. - Penn State Altoona women's basketball's sophomore guard Finnley Christine (Tyrone, PA/Tyrone) was selected the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference's Player of the Week on Monday.
  • Lady Lions Drop AMCC Tilt 81-66 at Behrend
    January 13, 2018
    ERIE, Pa. -- Penn State Altoona women’s basketball was defeated 81-66 by Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference opponent Penn State Behrend on Saturday afternoon in the Junker Center.
  • Mount Aloysius Gets Past Lady Lions 82-73
    January 10, 2018
    ALTOONA, Pa. – In its fifth home game of the season, the Penn State Altoona women’s basketball team fell 82-73 to Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference opponent Mount Aloysius College on Wednesday in the Adler Arena.
  • Start Times of Saturday Basketball Games Changed
    January 06, 2018
    Due to travel complications caused by cold temperatures, the start times of today's Penn State Altoona men's and women's basketball games at Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference opponent La Roche College have been changed.
  • Women’s Basketball Falls 87-72 at La Roche
    January 06, 2018
    PITTSBURGH, Pa. - Penn State Altoona women’s basketball suffered an 87-72 loss on Saturday evening at Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference opponent La Roche College.
  • HIGHLIGHTS: Penn State Altoona Women's Basketball vs. Pitt-Bradford, 1-3-18
    January 04, 2018
    Highlights of Penn State Altoona women's basketball vs. Pitt-Bradford on Wednesday, January 3, 2018 in the Adler Arena.
  • Women’s Basketball Grinds Out 77-73 Victory Over Pitt-Bradford
    January 03, 2018
    ALTOONA, Pa. – Penn State Altoona women’s basketball pulled out a 77-73 win over Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference opponent Pitt-Bradford in a hard-fought contest in the Adler Arena on Wednesday night.
  • HIGHLIGHTS: Penn State Altoona Women's Basketball vs. Shenandoah, 12-16-17
    December 18, 2017
    Video highlights of Penn State Altoona women's basketball vs. Shenandoah University on Saturday, December 16, 2017 in the Adler Arena.
  • Lady Lions End Semester With 78-64 Victory Over Shenandoah
    December 16, 2017
    ALTOONA, Pa. – Penn State Altoona women’s basketball turned an all-around efficient performance on Saturday afternoon into a 78-64 win over non-conference opponent Shenandoah University in the Adler Arena.
  • Medaille Gets Past Lady Lions 86-74
    December 09, 2017
    In its second home game of the 2017-18 season, the Penn State Altoona women's basketball team fell 86-74 to Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference opponent Medaille College on Saturday in the Adler Arena.
  • HIGHLIGHTS: Penn State Altoona Women's Basketball vs. Franciscan University, 12-6-17
    December 08, 2017
    Video highlights of Penn State Altoona women's basketball vs. Franciscan University on Wednesday, December 6 in the Adler Arena.
  • Lady Lions Top Franciscan 83-37 in Home Opener
    December 06, 2017
    ALTOONA, Pa. - In its first home game of the 2017-18 season, the Penn State Altoona women's basketball team cruised to an 83-37 victory over Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference foe Franciscan University in the Adler Arena.
  • Lady Lions Downed 59-50 in AMCC Tilt at Hilbert
    December 02, 2017
    HAMBURG, N.Y. - Penn State Altoona women's basketball came up on the losing end of Saturday's Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference game in the Hafner Recreation Center, losing 59-50 to Hilbert College.
  • Women's Basketball Drops AMCC Opener 64-50 at Pitt-Greensburg
    November 29, 2017
    GREENSBURG, Pa. - In its first Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference game of the season on Wednesday night, the Penn State Altoona women's basketball team suffered a 64-50 loss to Pitt-Greensburg at Chambers Hall.
  • Women's Basketball Rallies Past Eastern Mennonite 64-61
    November 18, 2017
    HARRISONBURG, Va. - Penn State Altoona women's basketball used a big third quarter to overcome a 10-point halftime deficit on Saturday afternoon, winning 64-61 over Eastern Mennonite University in its Tip-Off Invitational at the Yoder Arena.
  • Lady Lions Top Salem 78-66 to Nab First Win
    November 17, 2017
    HARRISONBURG, Va. - Penn State Altoona women's basketball notched its first victory of the season on Friday evening in the Eastern Mennonite University Tip-Off Tournament, as the Lady Lions defeated Salem College (N.C.) 78-66 in the Yoder Arena.
  • Women's Basketball Starts Season With Loss to Division II Lock Haven
    November 15, 2017
    LOCK HAVEN, Pa. - Penn State Altoona women's basketball opened its 2017-18 season on the road on Wednesday evening, and the Lady Lions were dealt an 84-53 loss by Division II opponent Lock Haven University.
  • Women's Basketball Chosen Sixth in AMCC Preseason Poll
    November 13, 2017
    ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. - Penn State Altoona women's basketball has been voted into sixth place in the 2017-18 Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference's Preseason Coaches Poll, which was released on Monday to open up the first week of regular season basketball in Division III.
  • Women's Basketball 2017-18 Season Preview
    November 13, 2017
    The Penn State Altoona Lady Lions are set to begin their 20th season as an NCAA Division III program, coming off a 6-16 overall record last year that included six wins and 12 losses in Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference play. This year’s edition of the women’s basketball team feels that it possesses the right elements for its first winning season since 2009-10 and its first AMCC Tournament berth since 2014-15.
  • Basketball Programs to Host Midnight Madness This Weekend
    October 11, 2017
    ALTOONA, Pa. - For the second year in a row, the Penn State Altoona men's and women's basketball programs will host a Midnight Madness event in the Adler Arena.