2012-13 Women's Basketball News

August 20, 2013
Women’s Hoops Builds Lineup
AUGUSTA, Ga. – They posted the winningest regular season in school history last year and the GRU Augusta Women’s Basketball program signed six fresh faces in hopes to claim another Peach Belt Conference East Division title and national ranking.

March 7, 2013
North Georgia Upends Lady Jags
COLUMBUS, Ga. -- North Georgia limited Augusta State to 36 percent shooting Thursday afternoon and upset the Lady Jaguars 70-60 in the opening game of the 2013 Peach Belt Conference Championships.

March 6, 2013
Lady Jags Inch Up In Region Poll
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- Augusta State climbed one spot up to No. 7 in the third and final NCAA Southeast Regional poll of the regular season, which was released late Wednesday afternoon from the NCAA headquarters in Indianapolis, Ind.

March 6, 2013
Lady Jags Prep For Postseason Run
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- Riding the momentum of one of the top regular seasons in school history, the Augusta State Women’s Basketball program now turns its attention to the postseason when the Lady Jaguars take part in the 2013 PBC Championships.

March 5, 2013
Teymer Tabbed PBC Coach of the Year
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- Augusta State women’s basketball head coach Nate Teymer was named the 2013 Peach Belt Conference Women’s Basketball Coach of the Year Tuesday afternoon according to an announcement from the conference’s headquarters.

March 4, 2013
PBC Tournament Brackets Unveiled
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Peach Belt Conference office released the brackets late Saturday for next weekend’s tournament championships in Columbus, Ga., on the campus of Columbus State.

March 2, 2013
Lady Jags Edge Flagler In OT, 71-68
ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. -- Augusta State senior forward Taylor Ayers scored the go-ahead basket with 47 seconds left and the Lady Jaguars closed the regular season Saturday with a 71-68 Peach Belt Conference overtime road win at Flagler.

February 27, 2013
Lady Jags Remain Eighth In Region
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- Augusta State maintained its hold on the No. 8 spot in the second NCAA Southeast Regional poll of the regular season, which was released late Wednesday afternoon from the NCAA headquarters in Indianapolis, Ind.

February 27, 2013
ASU Takes USC Aiken Rivalry
AIKEN, S.C. – Augusta State clinched a share a Peach Belt Conference East Division title Wednesday night when they beat USC Aiken 66-60 for the Lady Jaguars’ first win in four years in the Convocation Center.

February 23, 2013
Lady Jags Dominate Senior Night
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Augusta State’s seniors showed out Saturday afternoon on Homecoming and Senior Day for a 55-40 Peach Belt Conference victory over Francis Marion in Christenberry Fieldhouse.

February 20, 2013
Lady Jags Hold Off Lander, 51-48
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Augusta State outlasted Lander University Wednesday night for a 51-48 Peach Belt Conference win in Christenberry Fieldhouse.

February 20, 2013
Lady Jags Eighth In Region
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- Augusta State landed at No. 8 in the first NCAA Southeast Regional rankings of the regular season, which were released Wednesday afternoon from the NCAA headquarters in Indianapolis, Ind.

February 19, 2013
ASU Preps “Play 4Kay” Night
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta State Lady Jaguars will host a pinkout for “Play 4Kay”, a breast cancer awareness and research initiative, on Wednesday, Feb. 20 for their Peach Belt Conference matchup against Lander at 5:30 p.m. in Christenberry Fieldhouse.

February 16, 2013
No. 24 Lady Jags Roll On The Road
AMERICUS, Ga. – Augusta State junior guard Tanchelle Hollingsworth tallied a season-high 20 points Saturday afternoon to spark the Lady Jaguars to a 78-56 Peach Belt Conference victory at Georgia Southwestern in the Storm Dome.

February 14, 2013
Columbus State Knocks Off ASU
COLUMBUS, Ga. – Columbus State opened up a double-digit, second-half lead Thursday night and picked up a 61-54 Peach Belt Conference victory over Augusta State in Lumpkin Center.

February 12, 2013
Lady Jaguars Ranked No. 24
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- The Augusta State Women’s Basketball program slipped one spot Tuesday in this week’s national rankings, coming in at No. 24 in the latest USA TODAY Top 25 Coaches Poll, as conducted by the WBCA.

February 9, 2013
Lady Jags Rebound On The Road
YOUNG HARRIS, Ga. -- Augusta State’s Tanchelle Hollingsworth led four players in double figures Saturday afternoon as the 23rd-ranked Lady Jaguars registered a 56-50 Peach Belt Conference road win over Young Harris in YHC Basketball Arena.

February 7, 2013
Clayton State Gets Past ASU
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Undefeated and leaders of the Peach Belt Conference West Division, the Clayton State Lakers held off the Augusta State Lady Jaguars on Thursday night for a 67-54 victory in Christenberry Fieldhouse.

February 5, 2013
Lady Jaguars Move Up To No. 23
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- The Augusta State Women’s Basketball program climbed one spot Tuesday in this week’s national rankings, improving to No. 23 in the latest USA TODAY Top 25 Coaches Poll, as conducted by the WBCA.

February 2, 2013
Pacers Outlast ASU, 56-55
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta State Lady Jaguars lost, 55-56, to rival USC Aiken as a 3-pointer from sophomore Mackenzie Reese went through the bucket at the buzzer on Saturday night in Christenberry Fieldhouse.

January 31, 2013
Lady Jags Win Seventh Straight
SAVANNAH, Ga. -- No. 24 Augusta State held Armstrong Atlantic to its season-low points in a 66-42 Peach Belt Conference basketball victory on Thursday evening at Alumni Arena.

January 29, 2013
Lady Jaguars Crack National Poll
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- The Augusta State Women’s Basketball program returned to the national rankings for the first time in nine seasons Tuesday when the Lady Jaguars landed at No. 24 in this week’s USA TODAY Top 25 Coaches Poll.

January 26, 2013
Lady Jags Run Past Braves
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Head coach Nate Teymer’s tear continued on Saturday night as he progressed his Augusta State Lady Jaguars to their best start in program history with a 57-40 win over UNC Pembroke in Christenberry Fieldhouse.

January 24, 2013
Lady Jags Make History
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Making history on Thursday night, the Augusta State Lady Jaguars produced their best start since the program’s inception with a 63-44 non-conference road win over Paine College in the HEAL Complex.

January 23, 2013
ASU To Host Military Appreciation Day
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- Augusta State Athletics will host its fourth annual Military Appreciation Day when the Jaguars take on UNC Pembroke in a Peach Belt Conference doubleheader on Saturday, Jan. 26 in Christenberry Fieldhouse.

January 22, 2013
ASU-Paine Start Times Adjusted
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- The tipoff times for the Augusta State men’s and women’s basketball games on Thursday, Jan. 24 have been adjusted to 5:30 and 7:30 p.m., respectively, at the HEAL Complex of the campus of Paine College.

January 21, 2013
ASU Takes Battle Of The Cats
AUGUSTA, Ga. – With the student sections battling for volume control, the Augusta State Lady Jaguars matched their best start in school history with a 50-31 Peach Belt Conference victory over Georgia College on Monday night in Christenberry Fieldhouse.

January 19, 2013
Lady Jags Edge North Georgia
DAHLONEGA, Ga. -- Augusta State senior forward Taylor Ayers hit a pair of jumpers in the final three minutes Saturday afternoon to lift Augusta State to a 54-52 Peach Belt Conference road win over North Georgia in Memorial Hall.

January 18, 2013
Lady Jags Come Alive Late
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Three Lady Jaguars scored in double figures to lead Augusta State to a second straight home victory, 54-48, over conference foe Flagler on Thursday, Jan. 17 in Christenberry Fieldhouse.

January 12, 2013
ASU Outlasts Armstrong
AUGUSTA, Ga.- After two sequential Peach Belt Conference losses, the Augusta State Jaguars responded at home with a 75-70 victory over Armstrong Atlantic State University on Saturday, Jan. 12 at Christenberry Fieldhouse.

January 9, 2013
Jaguars To Host Whiteout Saturday
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- While the athletic teams will continue to compete as Augusta State through the end of June, Saturday’s men’s and women’s basketball contests will mark the first official events hosted by the newly-named Georgia Regents University.

January 5, 2013
Lady Jags Drop Second Straight
PEMBROKE, N.C. -- Augusta State endured its worst shooting effort of the season Saturday and fell 47-40 at UNC Pembroke in Peach Belt Conference action at English E. Jones Center.

January 2, 2013
Lady Jags Suffer First Loss
FLORENCE, S.C. -- Francis Marion outscored Augusta State 8-3 in overtime Wednesday night and knocked off the previously undefeated Lady Jaguars 81-76 in Peach Belt Conference action at Smith University Center.

December 17, 2012
Lady Jags Fan Falcons
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta State Women’s Basketball program made history Monday night when the Lady Jaguars improved to 8-0 for the first time ever with a 72-53 victory over Montevallo in the Peach Belt Conference home opener in Christenberry Fieldhouse.

December 10, 2012
Lady Jags Remain Undefeated
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- Augusta State junior point guard Tanchelle Hollingsworth notched a career-high 19 points and senior forward Tiffany Jaecks registered her first double-double of the season as the Lady Jaguars outlasted Clark Atlanta, 62-57, Monday night in Christenberry Fieldhouse.

December 8, 2012
Lady Jags Edge Lander, 58-53
GREENWOOD, S.C. – Augusta State improved to 6-0 for the first time in 16 years Saturday afternoon with a 58-53 Peach Belt Conference road win at Lander in Horne Arena.

November 28, 2012
Lady Jags Extend Best Start In 10 Years
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- Unbeaten they were and unbeaten they remain, as the Augusta State Lady Jaguars rolled to a 5-0 record for the first time in 10 years Wednesday night when ASU pounced Benedict 61-47 in Christenberry Fieldhouse.

November 25, 2012
Lady Jags Remain Unbeaten
AUGUSTA, Ga.- Four Lady Jaguars scored in double figures on Sunday afternoon, handing the previously undefeated Coastal Georgia Mariners their first loss of the season, 78-63, in Christenberry Fieldhouse.

November 21, 2012
Lady Jags Land First Signee
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Augusta State head women’s basketball coach Nate Teymer announced his first signee of the early signing period Wednesday.

November 20, 2012
Lady Jags Roll In Home Opener
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- Paced by an 18-point effort from senior transfer Taylor Ayers in the first half, Augusta State claimed its third straight win to start the season with an 83-37 victory over Claflin Tuesday night in Christenberry Fieldhouse.

November 15, 2012
Lady Jags Slow Down West Georgia
CARROLLTON, Ga. -- Augusta State jumped out to a 15-point, first-half lead Thursday night at West Georgia and went on to claim a 61-48 non-conference road win over the Wolves at The Coliseum.

November 10, 2012
Lady Jags Take Season Opener, 78-63
TIGERVILLE, S.C. -- Augusta State opened the 2012-13 regular season Saturday night with a 78-63 non-conference road win over North Greenville at Hayes Gymnasium.

November 9, 2012
Lady Jaguars Set To Tipoff
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- The Augusta State women’s basketball team heads to North Greenville in Tigerville, S.C., for its 2012-2013 season opener on Saturday, Nov. 10 for a 7:00 p.m., tipoff.

November 8, 2012
Reserved Seating, Season Tickets On Sale Now
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Augusta State Athletics announced Friday the opportunity for Jaguar Basketball fans to purchase reserved seating for the upcoming 2012-13 season

November 1, 2012
Reserved Seat Night Slated For Students
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- For the first time, Augusta State students as well as Georgia Health Sciences University students will have the opportunity to reserve a seat in the student section for the upcoming 2012-13 Jaguar Basketball season.

October 19, 2012
ASU To Host Meet ’N Greet
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- Augusta State Athletics has scheduled its second annual ASU Basketball Meet ‘N Greet for Thursday, Nov. 8 at Christenberry Fieldhouse.

August 30, 2012
Lady Jags Slate Finalized
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- The Augusta State women’s basketball schedule for the 2012-13 season has been finalized, according to a recent announcement from Lady Jaguar head coach Nate Teymer.

August 21, 2012
Boyd Tabbed As Assistant Coach
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Augusta State women’s basketball head coach Nate Teymer recently appointed Courtney Boyd to the role of assistant coach with the Lady Jaguars.