2012-13 News

  • Royals Spoil Atkinson's Final Collegiate Game
    February 16, 2013
    TOWSON, Md. — Before the game, Goucher honored its lone senior, Shante Atkinson (Millersville, Md./Old Mill), but once the game started, Scranton stole the show, beating the Gophers 67-35.
  • No. 12 Cardinals Strengthen Case for Top Seed
    February 13, 2013
    WASHINGTON, D.C. — Catholic controlled its own destiny coming into tonight and cruised to victory, setting up a winner-take-all battle on Saturday against Moravian for the Landmark's top spot.
  • 17 Points From Diggs Not Enough for Gophers
    February 09, 2013
    MADISON, N.J. — Ebonie Diggs (Mt. Rainier, Md./Northwestern) scored 17 points off the bench, making seven of her 13 attempts from the field, but the Gophers fell at Drew 67-49.
  • Eagles Possess Enough Firepower to Upend Gophers, 62-45
    February 06, 2013
    TOWSON, Md. — Goucher held Kate McDonald and Jordan Speck, the two Juniata players who were each averaging more than 10 points per game, to seven points apiece. The Gophers also kept Speck and Natalie Glinsky, who are both among the Eagles' all-time leaders in 3-point field goals, in check, limiting the pair to a combined 1-for-8 performance on long-range attempts.
  • Gophers Use 9-0 Spurt to Overcome Mariners
    February 02, 2013
    TOWSON, Md. — An eight-point Goucher halftime lead disappeared, but Goucher scored nine straight to retake the lead, holding on for a 60-55 conference victory.
  • Crusaders Open Up 18-Point Lead, Hang On This Time
    January 30, 2013
    TOWSON, Md. — Goucher knocked an 18-point deficit midway through the second half down to 53-49 with more than a minute left to play, but the Gophers came up empty on their final four possessions of the contest and wound up falling to Susquehanna, 55-49, tonight in a Landmark Conference game played in the Decker Sports & Recreation Center.
  • 13 Players Score for No. 24 Greyhounds in Win
    January 26, 2013
    BETHLEHEM, Pa. — Aided by a 42 to 15 edge in free throw attempts, Moravian stayed undefeated in conference play, topping Goucher 77-59.
  • No. 17 Cardinals Pin 56-38 Setback on Gophers
    January 23, 2013
    TOWSON, Md. — Precious Kollock (Baltimore, Md./Patapsco) accounted for Goucher's first five points in this evening's Landmark Conference game against Catholic in the Decker Sports & Recreation Center. She nailed a 3-point attempt on the Gophers' first possession of the contest to give her team a 3-2 lead and later converted a layup to put head coach Didi Cotton's squad back on top, 5-4.
  • Hot Shooting Early Helps Rangers Get By Gophers
    January 19, 2013
    TOWSON, Md. — Drew hit on 52.0% of its field goal attempts in the first half, including half its three pointers, building an insurmountable early lead.
  • Eagles Hand Gophers Second Straight Landmark Defeat
    January 16, 2013
    HUNTINGDON, Pa. — Juniata used a 14-0 run to pull away from Goucher on its way to a 71-33 conference victory.
  • Balanced Scoring Effort Helps Royals Dominate Gophers
    January 12, 2013
    SCRANTON, Pa. — Scranton received scoring contributions from 14 players and played stifling defense on its way to a 85-38 victory.
  • Gophers Rally From Down 18 to Complete Comeback
    January 09, 2013
    SELINSGROVE, Pa. — Susquehanna held the lead for all but the final :16 of the game, but a TaQuasia Lambert (Brooklyn, N.Y./Patapsco) game-winning three gave the Gophers their only lead of the game, earning a 52-51 win.
  • Late Surge Gives #21 Greyhounds Conference Victory
    January 05, 2013
    TOWSON, Md. — In a game that featured nine ties and eight lead changes, nationally-ranked Moravian closed well to earn a hard-fought win.
  • Lions Torch Gophers Early, Cruise to Non-Conference Victory
    January 02, 2013
    MIDDLETOWN, Pa. — Before Goucher could even blink, Penn St. Harrisburg held a 14-0 lead, never trailing on its way to a 59-47 victory.
  • Butler Claims Weekly Honor From Landmark Conference
    December 31, 2012
    TOWSON, Md. — Latifah Butler (Annapolis, Md./Annapolis), who scored 56 points in the two games Goucher played at the 2012 Las Vegas Hoopla, today was named Women's Basketball Player of the Week in the Landmark Conference for Dec. 17-30.
  • Bench Delivers 77 Points as Cardinals Top Gophers
    December 21, 2012
    LAS VEGAS, Nev. — Goucher’s five starters outscored their counterparts from North Central, 68-27, but nine players came off the bench to supply the Cardinals with 77 additional points in a 104-90 victory over the Gophers today at the 2012 Vegas Hoopla.
  • Butler's Rejection Preserves Two-Point Victory in Vegas
    December 20, 2012
    LAS VEGAS, Nev. — Even though Latifah Butler (Annapolis, Md./Annapolis) had already compiled game-high totals of 30 points and 13 rebounds for Goucher, the Gophers weren't able to celebrate their 62-60 victory over Adrian today at the 2012 Vegas Hoopla until the freshman forward blocked a potential game-tying shot with less than two seconds remaining.
  • Butler Does It Again: Sixth Double-Double of 2012-13
    December 15, 2012
    TOWSON, Md. — Another double-double by Latifah Butler (Annapolis, Md./Annapolis) — the freshman forward's sixth in eight games so far this season — powered Goucher past Gallaudet, 62-35, in the Decker Sports & Recreation Center this evening.
  • Butler Shines Again as Gophers Pull Away Late
    December 07, 2012
    PHOENIXVILLE, Pa. — Latifah Butler (Annapolis, Md./Annapolis) had career bests in both points and rebounds in leading the Gophers to a non-conference victory.
  • Mariners Overcome Free Throw Woes, Win Landmark Opener
    December 01, 2012
    KINGS POINT, N.Y. — The U.S. Merchant Academy missed 21 times from the charity stripe, but still ended up with 13 more made free throws than Goucher in a 51-46 victory.
  • Gophers Head Into Conference Play With Loss to #15 Spartans
    November 27, 2012
    TOWSON, Md. — Nationally ranked York (Pa.) overpowered Goucher in the last game before the Gophers opens up their Landmark slate.
  • Gophers' Offense Stalls as Saints Pull Away Late
    November 25, 2012
    ARLINGTON, Va. — Over the last 9:02 of the game, Goucher was held to just two points, turning a close game into a blowout.
  • Gophers Pull Away Late to Earn First Win of the Season
    November 20, 2012
    TOWSON, Md. — After Wesley pulled within four with 5:45 left in the game, a 13-0 run turned the Gophers' tenuous lead into a comfortable victory.
  • Gophers Allow Double-Digit Lead to Vanish, Slip to 0-2
    November 16, 2012
    TOWSON, Md. — Goucher appeared headed toward it first victory of the season this evening when the Gophers expanded their lead over Randolph to double figures midway through the second half. But the WildCats refused to surrender and went on an 11-1 run which produced a 47-47 tie with just three minutes left to play.
  • Red Devils Rally in Second Half for 64-52 Win Over Gophers
    November 15, 2012
    CARLISLE, Pa. — Goucher missed its first 10 shots from the field this evening and didn’t make its first basket until Sharnell Huff (Bowie, Md./Bowie) drained a 3-point attempt nearly nine minutes into the contest. Still, the Gophers battled back to lead Dickinson, 28-27, at halftime.