2013-14 Women's Basketball News

March 1, 2014
Today’s Hoops Games Reset For 5:30/7:30 p.m.
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Todays GRU Augusta Basketball doubleheader with Flagler scheduled for 1:30 and 3:30 p.m. has been rescheduled for tonight at 5:30 and 7:30 p.m. due to Flagler’s broken down bus coming from St. Augustine, Fla.

March 1, 2014
Strong Start Not Enough For Jaguars
AUGUSTA, Ga. – On a Senior Day that showcased all five Jaguar seniors, GRU Augusta couldn’t make a dominant first half showing stand up, falling 72-69 to the Flagler Saints to close out Peach Belt Conference play and their 2013-14 season.

February 28, 2014
Jaguars Host Senior Day Tomorrow
AUGUSTA, Ga. – GRU Augusta Athletics will honor its eight seniors from the men’s and women‘s basketball programs during tomorrow’s doubleheader with Flagler in Christenberry Fieldhouse for the Peach Belt Conference games at 1:30 and 3:30 p.m.

February 26, 2014
Pacers Outlast Jaguars For PBC Win
AUGUSTA, Ga. – A pair of late 3-pointers and some clutch free-throw shooting down the stretch lifted USC Aiken to a hard-fought 60-55 victory over GRU Augusta at Christenberry Fieldhouse Wednesday night in Peach Belt Conference action.

February 22, 2014
Francis Marion Slips Past Jags, 70-66
FLORENCE, S.C. – The Jaguars went behind late Saturday afternoon to drop a close Peach Belt Conference game to Francis Marion 70-66 in Florence, S.C.

February 16, 2014
Columbus State Claws Past Jaguars, 75-62
AUGUSTA, Ga. - Columbus State held off the Jaguars in the final four minutes of the Peach Belt Conference game in Christenberry Fieldhouse Sunday afternoon to keep a 75-62 score for the victory.

February 15, 2014
Hurricanes Storm Jags, 77-69
AUGUSTA, Ga. - GRU Augusta dropped a 77-69 Peach Belt Conference final on Saturday afternoon to the Georgia Southwestern Hurricanes despite taking a halftime lead with a late first-half comeback.

February 13, 2014
Thursday’s Basketball Doubleheader Pushed To Feb. 16
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The GRU Augusta Peach Belt Conference basketball doubleheader with Columbus State has been moved from tonight to Sunday, Feb. 16 for 2:00 and 4:00 p.m. games in Christenberry Fieldhouse, due to the freezing rain and dangerous traveling conditions.

February 10, 2014
GRU vs. USC Aiken Tickets Available
AUGUSTA, Ga. – GRU Augusta Athletics has made tickets available for the Jaguar Basketball doubleheader with USC Aiken on Wednesday, Feb. 26.

February 8, 2014
Young Harris Cruises Past Jags, 68-45
AUGUSTA, Ga. – GRU Augusta dropped its third straight on Saturday afternoon in a 68-45 Peach Belt Conference loss to Young Harris in Christenberry Fieldhouse for Military Appreciation Day.

February 5, 2014
Hoops For Heroes Blood Drive Reset For Feb. 10
AUGUSTA, Ga. – GRU Augusta Athletics and the Shepeard Community Blood Center will host the inaugural "Hoops for Heroes Blood Drive Challenge" to benefit the local blood supply. The competition, between GRU Augusta and USC Aiken, will take place on Feb. 10 at the Jaguar Student Activities Center (JSAC) on the Summerville Campus.

February 5, 2014
First Half Deficit At Clayton State Too Much To Withstand
ATLANTA, Ga. - The Jaguars fell 62-42 to the Clayton State Lakers Wednesday night at the Clayton State Athletic Center to put the team at 9-10 overall and 5-7 in the Peach Belt Conference.

February 4, 2014
Women’s Hoops Preps “Play 4Kay” Night”
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Jaguar Women’s Basketball team will host “Play 4Kay” night, a breast cancer awareness and research initiative, this Saturday, Feb. 8 for their Peach Belt Conference game at 1:30 p.m. with Young Harris in Christenberry Fieldhouse followed by the men at 3:30 p.m.

February 3, 2014
Military Appreciation Day Feb. 8 For Home Basketball
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Georgia Regents University Athletics is proud to welcome over 300 soldiers who will fill the stands of Christenberry Fieldhouse on Saturday Feb. 8, as GRU Augusta honors members of the United States Armed Forces with a Military Appreciation Day during the Jaguars basketball doubleheader against Young Harris College at 1:30 and 3:30 p.m.

February 1, 2014
USC Aiken Gets Past Jags, 49-46
AIKEN, S.C. – The Jaguars turned the ball over to USC Aiken under twenty seconds for the Pacers to outlast GRU Augusta 49-46 in a back-and-forth Peach Belt Conference contest Saturday night in the Convocation Center.

January 30, 2014
Late Run Propels Pirates Past Jaguars
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Having fought back from multiple deficits to knot things up at 45 apiece with 12 minutes to play, the Georgia Regents University Jaguars offense staggered down the stretch, managing just one field goal from the floor in the final eight minutes as they fell 70-57 to the Armstrong Atlantic Pirates Thursday night in Christenberry Fieldhouse.

January 28, 2014
Hoops For Heroes Blood Drive Postponed
AUGUSTA, Ga, - Due to the expected inclement weather, the Shepeard Community Blood Center has closed all centers starting today at 2:00 p.m., and postponed the Hoops For Heroes Blood Drive Challenge until mid-February.

January 27, 2014
Hoops For Heroes Blood Drive Challenge This Wednesday
AUGUSTA, Ga. – GRU Augusta Athletics and the Shepeard Community Blood Center will host the inaugural “Hoops for Heroes Blood Drive Challenge” to benefit the local blood supply. The competition, between GRU Augusta and USC Aiken, will take place Jan. 27-31. All donors will receive a free “Hoops for Heroes” T-shirt, and a free cookout, donated by Shepeard, will be held at the blood drive.

January 25, 2014
Jaguars Roll Braves On Road, 63-40
PEMBROKE, N.C. – The Jaguars earned a 63-40 Peach Belt Conference road win at UNC Pembroke on Saturday afternoon with three in double-figures and 28 points from the bench in the English E. Jones Center.

January 22, 2014
Tickets Available For Jaguar Basketball Games Feb. 1 At USC Aiken
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Tickets have been released in the GRU Augusta Athletics office for the Jaguar Basketball doubleheader on Saturday, Feb. 1 at USC Aiken.

January 20, 2014
Jags Miss In Milledgeville 78-59
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – GRU Augusta dropped a 78-59 Peach Belt Conference contest Monday night to Georgia College in the Centennial Center.

January 18, 2014
Jags Give Nighthawks First PBC Loss
AUGUSTA, Ga. – GRU Augusta (8-6, 4-3) ended a two game skid with an impressive win against top Peach Belt Conference foe, North Georgia (12-2, 6-1) on Saturday afternoon in Christenberry Fieldhouse.

January 17, 2014
WHITEOUT This Saturday For Jags Hoops
AUGUSTA, Ga. – As part of the new Jaguar Basketball promotions lineup for the remainder of the 2014 season, GRU Augusta Athletics is set to white out the Christenberry Fieldhouse arena this Saturday, Jan. 18 for the women’s tipoff at 1:30 p.m. and the men’s 3:30 p.m. matchup with the North Georgia Nighthawks.

January 15, 2014
Jaguars Drop OT Battle At Flagler 79-70
ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. – Flagler forces overtime at home and outlasts GRU Augusta for a 79-70 Peach Belt Conference win in the Flagler Gymnasium Wednesday Night.

January 11, 2014
Pirates Hold On For Last Minute Win
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The GRU Augusta Jaguars dropped their first Peach Belt Conference road game of the season in a 68-64 loss to the Armstrong Pirates Saturday night in the Alumni Arena.

January 10, 2014
GRU Athletics Plans New Promotions
Georgia Regents University Athletics and the Jaguar Basketball programs have set the promotional nights for the remainder of the 2013-14 Jaguar Basketball schedule.

January 5, 2014
Jags Climb From Deficit To Beat Braves
AUGUSTA, Ga. –GRU Augusta bounced back from a tough loss against Francis Marion in order to complete a comeback performance against UNC Pembroke for a 63-54 victory Sunday afternoon in Christenberry Fieldhouse.

January 4, 2014
Jags Hosts Braves Tomorrow
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Jaguar Basketball returns Sunday Jan. 5 to host the UNC Pembroke Braves in Peach Belt Conference action for a 2:00 p.m. women’s game and 4:00 p.m. men’s game.

January 2, 2014
Stagnant Offense Plagues GRU Augusta
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Fresh off a holiday break, GRU Augusta got off to a rough start and never recovered, falling 52-45 to the Francis Marion Patriots in a Peach Belt Conference East division showdown Thursday night in Christenberry Fieldhouse.

December 21, 2013
Jaguars Win On The Road
HARTSVILLE, S.C. -- GRU Augusta jumped out to a double-digit lead in the first half Saturday and claimed a 66-55 non-conference road win over Coker at Timberlake-Lawton Gym.

December 17, 2013
Jags Win Fourth Straight
MONTEVALLO, Ala. – GRU Augusta Women’s Basketball won its fourth straight game on Tuesday night in a 65-60 battle against the Montevallo Falcons in Trustmark Arena to improve to 2-0 in the Peach Belt Conference.

December 7, 2013
Steady Effort Gives Jags First PBC Win
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Consecutive threes from senior Brooke McCants and freshman Tavia Sykes spurred an 8-2 run to break open a steady second half and secure the GRU Augusta Jaguars a 65-51 Peach Belt Conference victory over Lander Saturday night in Christenberry Fieldhouse.

December 3, 2013
GRU Augusta Survives Wolves, 66-63
The GRU Augusta Women’s Basketball program survived a last minute comeback from the West Georgia Wolves to take a 66-63 non-conference contest in Christenberry Fieldhouse Tuesday night.

November 30, 2013
Jaguars Post Season-High Points For Win
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Four Jaguars posted double figures, and a late run proved enough for a 75-66 win over crosstown rival Paine College in a back-and-forth affair Saturday night in Christenberry Fieldhouse.

November 26, 2013
Jaguars To Host Staff Appreciation Night
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- GRU Augusta returns home for the first time in three weeks this weekend when the Jaguars host Paine College in the latest installment of the crosstown rivalry at Christenberry Fieldhouse.

November 26, 2013
GRU Women Edged By Benedict
COLUMBIA, S.C. -- Benedict held off a late comeback attempt from GRU Augusta and registered a 67-65 non-conference victory over the Jaguars Tuesday night in Benjamin E. Mays HRC Arena.

November 23, 2013
Jags Win OT Battle Over Miles At Clark Atlanta Classic
ATLANTA, Ga. – After GRU Augusta senior Becky Newhouse banked in a three pointer to force overtime, the Miles Golden Bears had a one-point lead when Jaguar junior Whitney Rohrbach sunk a game winning jumper with a second to play for a 68-67 win in day two of the Clark Atlanta Classic in Epps Gymnasium.

November 22, 2013
Jags Downed At Clark Atlanta Classic
ATLANTA, Ga. – GRU Augusta opened play in the Clark Atlanta Classic with a 65-59 loss to Clark Atlanta on Friday night in Epps Gymnasium.

November 16, 2013
Jags Fall At Limestone In Season Opener
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Limestone Saints ran away from GRU Augusta in the second half to take a 83-66 non-conference win in the Timken Center Saturday night.

November 12, 2013
Jags Ready For Limestone
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The GRU Augusta Women’s Basketball program is set to hit the hardwood this Saturday, Nov. 16 in their season opener at Limestone for a 5:30 p.m. tipoff.

November 12, 2013
Time Adjusted For Season Opener
AUGUSTA, Ga. – GRU-Augusta’s non-conference game at Limestone scheduled for Saturday, October 16 will be moved to 5:30 p.m. The game was originally scheduled for a 2 p.m. tip-off.

November 8, 2013
Jaguar Club Café Dates Released
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- GRU Augusta Athletics announced Friday morning the dates for the Jaguar Club Café, a catered meal for Jaguar Club members. The Jaguar Club provides financial support of 13 intercollegiate athletics at Georgia Regents University through funding for scholarships, operations, and capital improvements.

October 31, 2013
GRU Augusta Women No. 7
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The GRU Augusta Women’s Basketball program is ranked No. 7 in the Peach Belt Conference preseason coaches poll, according to a vote by the leagues head coaches that was released Thursday afternoon.

October 3, 2013
Jaguars’ Season Tickets On Sale
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- GRU Augusta Athletics unveiled a new season ticket package along with several pricing options Thursday for the 2013-14 Men’s and Women’s Basketball seasons.

September 25, 2013
GRU Augusta Sets Jaguar Madness
AUGUSTA, Ga. – GRU Augusta Athletics will host Jaguar Madness, a pep-rally for the men’s and women’s basketball programs, presented by Augusta’s Rosewood Club, on Thursday, Oct. 24 in Christenberry Fieldhouse at 7:00 p.m.

August 27, 2013
Women’s Hoops Announces Agenda
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The GRU Augusta women’s basketball team announced its schedule for the 2013-14 season on Tuesday afternoon, according to an announcement from Head Coach Nate Teymer.

August 27, 2013
Women’s Hoops Schedules Tryouts
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The GRU Augusta women’s basketball program announced plans to hold a tryout for all currently enrolled GRU students on Tuesday, Sept. 10 in Christenberry Fieldhouse.