2005-06 Women's Basketball News

May 25, 2006
Lady Jaguars Ink Prep Trio
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- Augusta State head women’s basketball coach Greg Wilson announced Thursday the signing of three high school standouts to national letters-of-intent to play for the Lady Jaguars beginning in the fall of 2006.

March 2, 2006
Clayton State Defeats Augusta State
GREENWOOD, S.C -- layton State jumped out to a 16-point lead at halftime and coasted to a 57-46 victory over Augusta State in the quarterfinals of the 2006 Peach Belt Conference Tournament Thursday at Horne Arena.

March 1, 2006
Lady Jags Advance To Quarterfinals of PBC Tournament
GREENWOOD, S.C -- Junior forward Shirrell Ford scored 15 points and blocked a potential game-winning shot in the final seconds to lead Augusta State University to a 53-52 victory over USC Aiken, Wednesday (March 1) in an opening-round game at the Peach Belt Conference women’s basketball tournament in Greenwood, S.C.

February 26, 2006
ASU Headed To PBC Championships
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- The Augusta State men's and women's basketball teams, who closed out their respective seasons Saturday at USC Upstate, will now turn their attention to the upcoming Peach Belt Conference's Men's and Women's Basketball Championships.

February 22, 2006
ASU Posts Senior Night Sweep
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- Augusta State rallied from a second-half deficit Wednesday to earn a Peach Belt Conference doubleheader sweep of Francis Marion on Senior Night.

February 20, 2006
Lady Jags Fall To USC Aiken, 53-47
AIKEN, S.C.-- Megan Starnes poured in 13 of her team-high 15 points in the opening half as USC Aiken (10-15, 6-12 PBC) bolted to a 24-7 lead midway through the first half and held off Augusta State (12-15, 6-12 PBC) for the 53-47 win in women’s Peach Belt Conference basketball action Monday.

February 18, 2006
Wilson Posts 100th ASU Victory
GREENWOOD, S.C.-- Augusta State held Lander scoreless for more than eight minutes late in the second half and defeated the Lady Bearcats 58-44 in Peach Belt Conference women's basketball action at Horne Arena. The victory marked the 100th win in ASU Head Coach Greg Wilson's seven seasons at the helm of the Lady Jaguar program.

February 15, 2006
Augusta State Sweeps UNCP
AUGUSTA, Ga.-- Augusta State swept a Peach Belt Conference doubleheader from UNC Pembroke Wednesday night in Christenberry Fieldhouse.

February 13, 2006
Take A Kid To The Game
AUGUSTA, Ga.-- On Wednesday, Feb. 15, Augusta State is participating in the NCAA Basketball program Take a Kid to the Game.

February 12, 2006
ASU Pulls Second Straight Upset
AUGUSTA, Ga.-- Augusta State split a Peach Belt Conference doubleheader with Columbus State Saturday night on Homecoming in Christenberry Fieldhouse.

February 8, 2006
Lady Jags Stun No. 18 Clayton State, 79-74, In OT
MORROW, Ga.-- The Augusta State Lady Jaguars stunned No. 18 Clayton State 79-74 in overtime on the road Wednesday in Peach Belt Conference action.

February 6, 2006
Jags Rally To Sweep USC Aiken
AUGUSTA, Ga.-- Augusta State swept a Peach Belt Conference doubleheader from USC Aiken Monday night in Christenberry Fieldhouse.

February 4, 2006
Bobcats Sweep Basketball Doubleheader
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga.-- Georgia College & State University swept a Peach Belt Conference basketball doubleheader from Augusta State University Saturday night in the Centennial Center. The GC&SU Lady Bobcats (11-9, 6-7 PBC) won their second straight game with a 61-40 victory over Augusta State (7-14, 2-10 PBC), while the Bobcats (13-6, 10-3 PBC) used a big second half run to knock off the Jaguars (9-10, 5-7 PBC) 67-54 in the men's contest.

February 1, 2006
Pirates Raid Christenberry
AUGUSTA, Ga.-- Armstrong Atlantic State swept a Peach Belt Conference doubleheader from Augusta State Wednesday night in Christenberry Fieldhouse.

January 25, 2006
ASU Splits With North Georgia
AUGUSTA, Ga.-- Augusta State scored 52 points in the second half Wednesday night to pick up an 89-86 come-from-behind victory and earn a split in a Peach Belt Conference doubleheader with North Georgia.

January 23, 2006
Jags Sweeps PBC Doubleheader
SAVANNAH, Ga.-- Visiting Augusta State swept a Peach Belt Conference doubleheader from Armstrong Atlantic State in Peach Belt Conference basketball action on Monday evening at Alumni Arena. The Jaguar men held the Pirates to just 32 percent shooting from the floor in stopping the Pirates' nine-game win streak with a 64-58 win, while the Lady Jaguars forced 26 turnovers in a 54-47 victory over the Lady Pirates.

January 21, 2006
Spartans Hold Off ASU Upset Bid
AUGUSTA, Ga.-- USC Upstate swept a Peach Belt Conference doubleheader from Augusta State Saturday night in Christenberry Fieldhouse.

January 18, 2006
Lady Jags Fall To Francis Marion, 57-56
FLORENCE, S.C. -- Sophomore Renee Guilliams and freshman Katherine Kiefer combined for 25 points off a depleted Francis Marion University bench to help the Patriots to a 57-56 Peach Belt Conference victory over Augusta State University, Wednesday night (Jan. 18) in women’s basketball action.

January 14, 2006
Jaguars Sweep Lander
AUGUSTA, Ga.-- Augusta State swept a Peach Belt Conference doubleheader from Lander Saturday night in Christenberry Fieldhouse.

January 11, 2006
Jags Split Doubleheader With Braves
PEMBROKE, N.C.-- Tracey Lightfoot netted 16 points and dished out eight assists to lead the UNC Pembroke women's basketball team to a 70-59 win over Augusta State Wednesday night in Peach Belt action, while the UNCP men's squad fell to ASU 71-48 as the Jaguars' Matt Scott poured in 20 points.

January 7, 2006
Columbus State Defeats Lady Jags
COLUMBUS, Ga. -- Columbus State used an intense defensive effort and finally emerged from an offensive slump in the second half Saturday to down Augusta State 65-49 in Peach Belt Conference women's basketball.

January 4, 2006
Lakers Sweep Augusta State
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- Clayton State swept a Peach Belt Conference doubleheader from Augusta State Wednesday in Christenberry Fieldhouse.

December 30, 2005
Jaguars Get Past Tusculum
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- Augusta State sophomore forward Tyrekus Bowman led five players in double figures Friday afternoon as the Jaguars used a strong second half to defeat Tusculum, 84-77, in non-conference action in Christenberry Fieldhouse.

December 17, 2005
Jaguars Sweep Paine
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- Senior guard Jason Mills poured in a game-high 23 points in his first game of the season Saturday night to lead Augusta State to a 70-57 non-conference win over Paine in Christenberry Fieldhouse.

December 16, 2005
Lady Jags Get Past Claflin
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- Augusta State junior forward Tamala Turner scored 17 points and 12 rebounds and freshman forward Tracey Paschal tallied a career-high 16 points off the bench to pace the Lady Jaguars to a 71-63 non-conference victory Friday in Christenberry Fieldhouse.

December 10, 2005
Bobcats Sweep Augusta State
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- Georgia College & State swept a doubleheader from Augusta State Saturday night in the Peach Belt Conference home opener at Christenberry Fieldhouse.

December 3, 2005
Lady Jags Hammer Morris, 62-30
SUMTER, S.C. -- Augusta State defeated Morris 62-30 on the road Saturday afternoon in non-conference women's basketball action.

November 30, 2005
Lady Saints Defeat ASU, 73-61
Dahlonega, Ga. – Augusta State University kept the highest scoring offense in the Peach Belt Conference to only 73 points, but North Georgia College & State University’s defense held off the Lady Jaguars as the Lady Saints picked up their first PBC win of the season, 73-61.

November 25, 2005
Lady Jags Take Down Reinhardt 76-51
Dahlonega, Ga. – Augusta State University took a three-point half time lead and stretched it into a 76-51 win over Reinhardt College in the third game of the 2005 Alltel Classic hosted by North Georgia College & State University.

November 25, 2005
Brewton-Parker Holds Off Lady Jaguars
DAHLONEGA, Ga. -- Augusta State University climbed out of a 13-point halftime deficit, but could not out run Brewton-Parker as the Lady Barons defeated the Lady Jaguars 76-70 in the second game of the Alltel Classic hosted by North Georgia College & State University.

November 6, 2005
Lady Jags Earn First Win Of The Season
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. -- Augusta State overcame 40 turnovers to hold off Southern Indiana 66-55 Sunday in the third round of Disney’s Division II Women’s Tip-Off Classic at Disney’s Wide World of Sports Complex near Orlando, Fla.

November 4, 2005
Bentley Tops Lady Jags By Five
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. -- Augusta State could not take advantage of their free-throw opportunities and it cost them, as the Lady Jags fell to Bentley in the second round of Disney’s Division II Tip-Off Classic.

November 4, 2005
Mavericks Take Down Lady Jags In Orlando
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. -- On Friday afternoon, Nebraska-Omaha defeated Augusta State 71-49 in the first game of Disney’s Division II Women’s Tip-Off Classic at Disney’s Wide World of Sports Complex near Orlando, Fla. The game was the regular season opener for both teams.

November 1, 2005
Georgia Top Lady Jags
ATHENS, Ga. -- The Augusta State women's basketball team fell to Georgia 105-43 in an exhibition matchup Tuesday at Stegeman Coliseum.

October 21, 2005
Lady Jags Tied For Sixth In Peach Belt Poll
AUGUSTA, GA -- The Columbus State Lady Cougars have been selected as the Peach Belt Conference team to beat in 2005-06, according to a poll of the league’s head coaches released on Friday.

October 14, 2005
Lady Jaguars Back On The Court
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- After more than a month of conditioning, the Augusta State Lady Jaguars are ready hit the court for their first day of practice on Friday with a fresh look for the 2005-06 season.

May 11, 2005
Lady Jags Add To Signing Class
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- Augusta State head women's basketball coach Greg Wilson announced Wednesday the signing of four student-athletes to national letters-of-intent to play for the Lady Jaguars beginning in the fall of 2005.