2019-20 Tusculum Women's Basketball News

  • Wilson surpasses 1,000 points, Pioneers rally for 71-66 win at Carson-Newman
    January 15, 2020
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. --- Sydney Wilson scored all of her 17 points in the second half, including the 1,000th of her career and the go-ahead basket in the final minute, as Tusculum University rallied in the fourth quarter to defeat Carson-Newman University 71-66 in South Atlantic Conference women's basketball action Wednesday night at Holt Fieldhouse.
  • Miselli, Long named Zaxby's Athletes of the Week
    January 13, 2020
    GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- Tusculum University men’s volleyball outside hitter Matteo Miselli and basketball guard Mia Long have been named the Zaxby’s Athletes of the Week. Long garners her second Zaxby’s Athlete of the Week honor this year.
  • Pioneers face challenges from Carson-Newman and Wingate at season's midpoint
    January 13, 2020
    GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- After a week that included wins over the bottom two teams in the South Atlantic Conference standings, the Tusculum University women's basketball team will face two of the stronger opponents in the conference this week as the Pioneers reach the midway point of their 2019-20 schedule.
  • Pioneers back up to fifth in D2SIDA region poll
    January 13, 2020
    CHARLOTTE, N.C. --- The Tusculum University women's basketball team moved back into fifth place in the D2SIDA Division II Women's Basketball Southeast Region poll, released Monday through games of January 12.
  • Arnwine equals career high, Pioneers win 75-63 at Coker
    January 11, 2020
    HARTSVILLE, S.C. --- Jalia Arnwine matched her career high with 19 points and Mia Long scored 15 of her 18 points in the second half as Tusculum University defeated Coker University 75-63 Saturday afternoon in South Atlantic Conference women's basketball action at the DeLoach Center.
  • School-record 352 named to Athletic Director's Honor Roll
    January 09, 2020
    GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- A school record 352 student-athletes have been named to the 2019 Tusculum University Athletic Director’s Fall Honor Roll announced Doug Jones, vice president of athletics and university initiatives.
  • Pioneers tie school record with 18 threes in 94-59 win at Mars Hill
    January 08, 2020
    MARS HILL, N.C. --- Tusculum University tied a school record with 18 three-pointers as the Pioneers rolled to a 94-59 victory over Mars Hill University in South Atlantic Conference women's basketball action at Stanford Arena Wednesday evening.
  • Tusculum basketball teams boast fifth-best combined record in Tennessee
    January 07, 2020
    GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- The Tusculum University men’s and women’s basketball teams have the fifth-best combined won-loss percentage of all colleges and universities in the State of Tennessee.
  • Mitchell, Williams named Zaxby's Athletes of the Week
    January 06, 2020
    GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- Tusculum University basketball student-athletes Brandon Mitchell and Jasmine Williams have been named the Zaxby’s Athletes of the Week. Gibson earns his second Athlete of the Week honor this season. Mitchell earns his second Zaxby’s Athlete of the Week Award while Williams garners her inaugural honor this season.
  • Pioneers look to extend road success this week at Mars Hill and Coker
    January 06, 2020
    GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- The Tusculum University women's basketball team will take to the road this week for a pair of games against South Atlantic Conference opponents. The Pioneers will visit Mars Hill on Wednesday, Jan. 8 at 5:30 p.m. and trek to Coker to face the Cobras on Saturday, Jan. 11 at 2 p.m.
  • Pioneers check in sixth in D2SIDA Southeast Region poll
    January 06, 2020
    CHARLOTTE, N.C. --- The Tusculum University women's basketball team has slipped one spot to sixth in the first D2SIDA Division II Women's Basketball Southeast Region poll of the new year, released Monday through games of Jan. 5.
  • Pioneers shut down by Anderson defense in 56-47 loss to No. 19 Trojans
    January 04, 2020
    GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- Alexy Mollenhauer matched her career high with 30 points and added 12 rebounds to lead 19th-ranked Anderson University to a 56-47 win over Tusculum University in South Atlantic Conference women's basketball action Saturday at Pioneer Arena.
  • Jenkins, Wilson named Applebee's Student-Athletes of the Month
    January 02, 2020
    GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- Tusculum University basketball standouts Tariq Jenkins and Sydney Wilson have been named the Applebee’s Student-Athletes of the Month for December.
  • Pioneers open 2020 with key home game vs. Anderson
    January 02, 2020
    GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- Following a two-week respite from South Atlantic Conference action, the Tusculum University women's basketball team returns to face Anderson University in a key league matchup Saturday afternoon at Pioneer Arena. Tip-off is scheduled for 2 p.m.
  • Three double-doubles boost Pioneers to 72-64 exhibition win over Alice Lloyd
    December 31, 2019
    GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- Tusculum University pulled away in the fourth quarter and defeated Alice Lloyd College 72-64 in women's basketball exhibition action Tuesday afternoon at Pioneer Arena.
  • Johnson honored as SAC Women's Basketball Player of the Week
    December 23, 2019
    ROCK HILL, S.C.. --- Tusculum University forward Kasey Johnson has been named the AstroTurf South Atlantic Conference Women's Basketball Player of the Week for the week ending Dec. 22, the SAC office announced Monday.
  • Jenkins, Johnson named Zaxby's Athletes of the Week
    December 22, 2019
    GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- Tusculum University basketball student-athletes Tariq Jenkins and Kasey Johnson have been named the Zaxby’s Athletes of the Week. Gibson earns his second Athlete of the Week honor this season. Jenkins earns his third Zaxby’s Athlete of the Week Award while Johnson garners her inaugural honor this season.
  • Pioneers force 32 turnovers in 71-55 win at Queens
    December 21, 2019
    CHARLOTTE, N.C. --- Tusculum University overcame long-range shooting woes by forcing Queens University into 32 turnovers as the Pioneers beat the Royals 71-55 in South Atlantic Conference women's basketball action Saturday afternoon at Curry Arena.
  • Wilson scores career-high 28, Pioneers rally to beat UVa-Wise 89-85
    December 18, 2019
    GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- Sydney Wilson scored a career-high 28 points as Tusculum University rallied from a 14-point deficit in the second half to defeat UVa-Wise 89-85 Wednesday night in South Atlantic Conference women's basketball action at Pioneer Arena.
  • Pioneers return to action this week vs. UVa-Wise, Queens
    December 16, 2019
    GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- After taking a week off for finals, the Tusculum University women's basketball team returns to action with a pair of South Atlantic Conference games this week against UVa-Wise and Queens.
  • Pioneers ranked fifth in latest D2SIDA Southeast Region poll
    December 16, 2019
    CHARLOTTE, N.C. --- The Tusculum University women's basketball team is ranked fifth in the latest D2SIDA Division II Women's Basketball Southeast Region poll, released Monday through games of December 15.
  • Jenkins, Sutton named Zaxby's Athletes of the Week
    December 09, 2019
    GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- Tusculum University basketball standouts Tariq Jenkins and Maddie Sutton have been named the Zaxby’s Athletes of the Week. Gibson earns his second Athlete of the Week honor this season. Jenkins earns his second Zaxby’s Athlete of the Week Award while Sutton earns her inaugural honor this season.
  • Pioneers climb into tie for fourth in D2SIDA Southeast Region poll
    December 09, 2019
    CHARLOTTE, N.C. --- The Tusculum University women's basketball team has climbed into a tie for fourth in the latest D2SIDA Division II Southeast Region poll, through games of December 8.
  • Sutton's career high boosts Pioneers to 61-47 win at Newberry
    December 07, 2019
    NEWBERRY, S.C. --- Maddie Sutton scored a career-high 19 points and Mia Long scored 13 of her 15 points in the fourth quarter as Tusculum University defeated Newberry College 61-47 in South Atlantic Conference women's basketball action Saturday afternoon at Eleazer Arena.
  • December schedule opens Saturday as Pioneers visit Newberry
    December 04, 2019
    GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- With just three regular-season games on its December schedule, the Tusculum University women's basketball team will try to maintain the momentum from a 6-2 November as the Pioneers prepare for a matchup with Newberry College on Saturday, Dec. 7 at Eleazer Arena in Newberry, South Carolina.
  • Gibson, Long named Zaxby's Athletes of the Week
    December 02, 2019
    GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- Tusculum University guards Trenton Gibson and Mia Long have been named the Zaxby’s Athletes of the Week. Gibson earns his second Athlete of the Week honor this season.
  • Pioneers slip to sixth in D2SIDA Southeast Region poll
    December 02, 2019
    CHARLOTTE, N.C. --- The Tusculum University women's basketball team dropped to sixth in the D2SIDA Division II Southeast Region regional poll, released Monday.
  • Johnson surpasses 1,000 career points, but Pioneers fall 78-71 to Catawba
    November 30, 2019
    GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- Catawba College shot 62 percent from the field in the second half and forced Tusculum University into a season-high 24 turnovers as the Indians defeated the Pioneers 78-71 in South Atlantic Conference women's basketball action Saturday afternoon at Pioneer Arena.
  • Pioneers open SAC play with 66-49 win over Lenoir-Rhyne
    November 26, 2019
    GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- Tusculum University used a 12-0 run over a five-minute span of the first half to take control against Lenoir-Rhyne University, and the Pioneers went on to defeat the Bears 66-49 in their South Atlantic Conference women's basketball league opener Tuesday night at Pioneer Arena.
  • Jenkins, Miller named Zaxby's Athletes of the Week
    November 25, 2019
    GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- Tusculum University guards Tariq Jenkins and Aliyah Miller have been named the Zaxby’s Athletes of the Week.
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