header
  


2012-13 Women's Basketball Headlines

July 29, 2013
Roy Dixon hired as BSC Women's Basketball Assistant Coach
BIRMINGHAM, Ala.—After serving as a volunteer assistant coach for the past three seasons, Roy Dixon has been hired as full-time Assistant Coach for the Birmingham-Southern women's basketball program, Head Coach Rena Faust-Holden announced today.

March 8, 2013
Rena Holden Moves Up To Lead BSC Women’s Basketball Program
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Birmingham-Southern Athletic Director Joe Dean, Jr., announced on Friday that Rena Holden has been promoted to Head Women’s Basketball Coach after serving the last eight seasons as the programs top assistant coach.

February 25, 2013
Short Leads Three Panthers On SAA Women’s Basketball All-Conference Teams
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Senior Melanie Short was named First-Team All- Southern Athletic Association team while seniors Alex Adams and Caroline King earned Honrable Mention honors according to a release from the SAA office on Monday.

February 17, 2013
SAA Women’s Basketball Tournament Field Set
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- The 2013 Southern Athletic Association Women’s Basketball Tournament Field is set and will be hosted by Millsaps College this Friday-Saturday in Jackson, Miss.

February 17, 2013
BSC Women’s Basketball Falls Short Against Berry
ROME, Ga. -- Chanlir Segarra scored 17 points to help Berry College (12-13, 6-8 SAA) hold on for a 64-60 Southern Athletic Association win over Birmingham-Southern (12-13; 7-7 SAA) Sunday at The Cage.

February 15, 2013
BSC Women’s Basketball Rolls Past Oglethorpe, 81-64
ATLANTA, Ga. – Erin Moore and Melanie Short combined for 28 points to lead the Birmingham-Southern Women’s Basketball team to an 81-64 Southern Athletic Associations win over Oglethorpe Friday Dorough Fieldhouse.

February 8, 2013
Panther Women Fall In Heartbreaking Fashion To Centre, 75-69
DANVILLE, Ky. – Centre College (11-10; 9-2 SAA) made a free throw with one second remaining in regulation and then outscored Birmingham-Southern (10-12; 5-6SAA) 14-8 in overtime to earn a 75-69 Southern Athletic Association win on Friday at Alumni Gym.

February 5, 2013
Zac Richards, Melanie Short Earn CoSIDA Academic All-District Honors
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Seniors Zac Richards and Melanie Short have been named to the 2013 CoSIDA Academic All-America All-District IV Men’s and Women’s Basketball teams according to a releasefrom CoSIDA Academic All-American Committee.

February 3, 2013
BSC Women’s Basketball Honors Six Seniors In 2013 Home Finale
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Catherine Eckert scored 31 points and collected nine rebounds to lead Rhodes College (17-2; 9-1 SAA) to a 73-62 Southern Athletic Association win over Birmingham-Southern (10-11; 5-5 SAA) Sunday at Bill Battle Coliseum.

February 1, 2013
Melanie Short’s Double-Double Paces BSC Past Hendrix
BIRIMINGHAM, Ala. -- Melanie Short recorded 15 points and 11 rebounds to pace five Birmingham-Southern (10-10; 5-4 SAA) players in double figures en route to a 77-56 win over Hendrix College (1-19; 1-8 SAA) Friday at Bill Battle Coliseum.

January 27, 2013
Kaiser leads BSC past Oglethorpe with career-high 18 points
BIRMINGHAM, Ala.—Led by senior Stefanie Kaiser with a career-high 18 points, the Birmingham-Southern women's basketball team defeated Oglethorpe at home, 63-50, Sunday afternoon in Bill Battle Coliseum.

January 25, 2013
BSC women defeat Berry at home, 64-63
BIRMINGHAM, Ala.—A last-second shot by junior Elizabeth Bromirski clinched the victory for the Birmingham-Southern women's basketball team as it defeated Berry College, 64-63, Friday evening in Bill Battle Coliseum.

January 20, 2013
Panthers fall to league-leading Rhodes, 71-58
MEMPHIS, Tenn.—Behind a 30-point performance from Lauren Avant, Rhodes College defeated the Birmingham-Southern women's basketball team Sunday afternoon, 71-58, in Memphis.

January 18, 2013
Bromirski, Short lead Panthers in 73-62 victory over Hendrix
CONWAY, Ark.—Junior Elizabeth Bromirski recorded a career-high 23 points and senior Melanie Short scored 20 in helping lead the Birmingham-Southern women's basketball team to a 73-62 road win against Hendrix College, Friday evening in Conway, Ark.

January 12, 2013
Panther women fall to Millsaps at home, 63-51
BIRMINGHAM, Ala.—The Birmingham-Southern women's basketball team wrapped up a six-game home stand with a 63-51 loss to Millsaps, Saturday afternoon in Bill Battle Coliseum.

January 9, 2013
Balanced scoring effort propels BSC women past Rust, 77-66
BIRMINGHAM, Ala.—With five players scoring in double figures, the Birmingham-Southern women's basketball team defeated Rust College at home, 77-66, Wednesday evening in Bill Battle Coliseum.

January 6, 2013
Panther women drop heartbreaker to Centre, 67-66
BIRMINGHAM, Ala.—After leading by as much as 15 in the first half, the Birmingham-Southern women's basketball team lost a heartbreaker to Centre College at home, Sunday afternoon, 67-66 in Bill Battle Coliseum.

January 4, 2013
Bromirski leads BSC in 61-58 win against Sewanee
BIRMINGHAM, Ala.—Led by junior Elizabeth Bromirski with a career-high 22 points, the Birmingham-Southern women's basketball team won its first game of the new year with a 61-58 victory against Sewanee, Friday evening in Bill Battle Coliseum.

December 30, 2012
Women's Basketball hangs on to defeat Centenary, 79-77
BIRMINGHAM, Ala.—After leading by 22 in the first half, the Birmingham-Southern women's basketball team held off a late second-half surge from Centenary to win 79-77 at home, Sunday afternoon in the Sheraton Birmingham Classic.

December 29, 2012
Panthers roll past Wesleyan College, 72-23
BIRMINGHAM, Ala.—Led by freshman Jane Romano with 13 points, the Birmingham-Southern women's basketball team returned to action with a 72-23 victory against Wesleyan College in the Sheraton Birmingham Classic, Saturday in Bill Battle Coliseum.

December 18, 2012
Second-half surge not enough as Panthers fall to Mobile on the road, 66-54
MOBILE, Ala.—Despite a second-half surge to cut the Mobile lead to one with under six minutes left to play, the Birmingham-Southern women's basketball team was unable to defeat the Rams, losing 66-54 on the road Tuesday evening.

December 15, 2012
Women's Basketball falls to Millsaps on the road, 64-42
JACKSON, Miss.—Plagued by shooting woes, the Birmingham-Southern women's basketball team lost on the road to Millsaps, 64-42, Saturday afternoon in Jackson, Miss.

December 4, 2012
AUM remains undefeated with 54-47 win over BSC
BIRMINGHAM, Ala.—Despite a double-double performance by senior Alex Adams with 12 points and 10 rebounds, the Birmingham-Southern women's basketball team lost at home to undefeated Auburn University Montgomery, 54-47, Tuesday evening in Bill Battle Coliseum.

December 3, 2012
Women's Basketball rolls past Oakwood, 90-49
BIRMINGHAM, Ala.—The Birmingham-Southern women's basketball team won big at home Monday evening, defeating Oakwood University 90-49 in Bill Battle Coliseum to move to 2-4 on the season.

November 30, 2012
No. 16 Emory downs BSC at home, 82-59
BIRMINGHAM, Ala.—Despite shooting nearly 48 percent from the field, the Birmingham-Southern women's basketball team was unable to hold off No. 16 Emory, losing 82-59 Friday evening in Bill Battle Coliseum.

November 26, 2012
Women's Basketball falls to Maryville, 72-43
MARYVILLE, Tenn.—The Birmingham-Southern women's basketball team lost on the road to Maryville, 72-43, Monday evening in Maryville, Tenn.

November 20, 2012
Panthers hang on to defeat Mobile 58-56 in home opener
BIRMINGHAM, Ala.—The Birmingham-Southern women's basketball team held off a late-game surge from Mobile to win 58-56 Tuesday evening in the Panthers' home opener in Bill Battle Coliseum.

November 17, 2012
Panthers lose to LaGrange on the road, 70-58
LaGRANGE, Ga.—After jumping out to a 12-0 lead to open the game, the Birmingham-Southern women's basketball team lost on the road to LaGrange, 70-58, Saturday evening.

November 15, 2012
Women's Basketball falls to Agnes Scott on the road in season opener, 56-40
DECATUR, Ga.—The Birmingham-Southern women's basketball team opened the 2012-13 season on the road, Thursday, falling to Agnes Scott College 56-40 in Decatur, Ga.