2017-18 Birmingham-Southern Women's Basketball News

  • Panthers Battle Back to Defeat Millsaps 82-77 in OT
    February 17, 2018
    JACKSON, Miss. – The Birmingham-Southern women’s basketball team battled back from a first half deficit to force overtime and defeat Millsaps College 82-77 on the road Saturday afternoon.  The Panthers finish the regular season at 11-14 overall, 5-9 in conference play.
  • Comeback Falls Short on Road for Panthers
    February 11, 2018
    MEMPHIS, Tenn. – The Birmingham-Southern women’s basketball team’s  comeback fell short Sunday afternoon as Rhodes College used a big fourth quarter to secure its 58-47 win.  BSC moved to 10-14 overall and 4-9 against Southern Athletic Association opponents with the loss.
  • Big Push Downs Panthers at Hendrix
    February 09, 2018
    CONWAY, Ark. – A big second quarter from Hendrix College Friday night helped down the Birmingham-Southern women’s basketball team 66-60.  BSC (10-13) moved to 4-8 against conference opponents with the loss.
  • Women Drop Last Home Game
    February 04, 2018
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The Birmingham-Southern women’s basketball team fell 57-43 against Sewanee Sunday to close out their home season.  BSC (10-12) is still in a position to finish in the top half of the Southern Athletic Association with a 4-7 record and three games remaining in the regular season.
  • Panthers Upend Centre 64-48; Olsen Sets Program Blocks Record
    February 02, 2018
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The Birmingham-Southern women’s basketball team consistently outplayed Centre College Friday night in Bill Battle Coliseum as the Panthers earned the 64-48 win.  BSC (10-11) moved to 4-6 against Southern Athletic Association opponents with the win.
  • Women Fall on Road at Oglethorpe
    January 28, 2018
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The Birmingham-Southern women’s basketball team fell 62-44 Sunday afternoon at Oglethorpe University.  The Panthers moved to 9-11 overall, 3-6 in conference play with the loss.
  • Panthers Drop Road Game to Berry
    January 26, 2018
    The Birmingham-Southern women’s basketball team fell 61-43 on the road to Berry College Friday night. BSC moves to 9-10 overall, 3-5 in conference play with the loss.
  • Panthers Drop Home Game 79-70 to Oglethorpe
    January 21, 2018
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The Birmingham-Southern women’s basketball team closed out the first half of its conference season with a 79-70 loss to Oglethorpe University Sunday afternoon.  BSC (9-9) moved to 3-4 in Southern Athletic Association play with the loss.
  • BSC Falls 62-56 to Berry College
    January 19, 2018
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The Birmingham-Southern women’s basketball team fell 62-56 Friday night after Berry College completed its fourth quarter comeback.  BSC (9-8) moved to 3-3 against Southern Athletic Association opponents with the loss.
  • Panthers Complete Comeback with 34 Point Fourth Quarter
    January 14, 2018
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The Birmingham-Southern women’s basketball dropped 34 points in the fourth quarter to comeback and defeat Rhodes College 78-71 Sunday afternoon in Bill Battle Coliseum.  BSC (9-7) moves to 3-2 against Southern Athletic Association opponents with the win.
  • BSC Battles Tough, Falls 83-72 in Double OT
    January 12, 2018
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The Birmingham-Southern women’s basketball team fell 83-72 in double overtime to Hendrix College Friday night.  It was the Panthers fourth overtime game of the season, second straight in conference play.  They moved to 8-7 overall and 2-2 in Southern Athletic Association action.
  • Panthers Pull out 77-73 Overtime Win at Sewanee
    January 07, 2018
    SEWANEE, Tenn. – The Birmingham-Southern women’s basketball team mounted a fourth quarter comeback to force overtime and defeat Sewanee Sunday afternoon 77-73.  BSC moved to 8-6 overall, and 2-1 against Southern Athletic Association opponents with the win.
  • BSC Falls on Road at Centre
    January 05, 2018
    DANVILLE, Ky. – The Birmingham-Southern women’s basketball team dropped its first Southern Athletic Association game Friday night 63-39 at Centre College.  BSC is now 7-6 overall and 1-1 in SAA play.
  • Panthers Fend Off Millsaps 62-57, Remain Undefeated at Home
    January 02, 2018
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – A total team effort helped push the Birmingham-Southern women’s basketball team over Millsaps College 62-57 in their Southern Athletic Association home opener Tuesday.  BSC (7-5, 1-0 SAA) continues to dominate at home, boasting a 5-0 record inside Bill Battle Coliseum.
  • Women Battle Belhaven, Win 66-64 in OT
    December 30, 2017
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The Birmingham-Southern women’s basketball team fended off Belhaven University Saturday night in Bill Battle Coliseum as the Panthers improved to 6-5 overall with a 66-64 overtime win.
  • Panthers Top Lancers 61-48
    December 28, 2017
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The Birmingham-Southern women’s basketball team topped Worcester State University 61-48 Thursday afternoon in Bill Battle Coliseum.  The Panthers improved to 5-5 overall with the win.
  • BSC Stops Skid with 77-69 Win over Centenary (La.)
    December 19, 2017
    ATLANTA, Ga. – The Birmingham-Southern women’s basketball topped Centenary College (La.) 77-69 Tuesday afternoon to close out play at the Holiday Inn Express and Suites Classic. The Panthers (4-5) held off a late push from Centenary to earn the win.
  • Philpot Named SAA Player of the Week
    December 18, 2017
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Birmingham-Southern women’s basketball sophomore Elizabeth Philpot (Birmingham, Ala./Spain Park HS) was named Southern Athletic Association Player of the Week, the conference announced Monday.
  • Strong Start Too Much For Panthers
    December 18, 2017
    ATLANTA, Ga. – Emory & Henry College used a quick lead to defeat the Birmingham-Southern College women’s basketball team 67-45 in day one of the Oglethorpe Tournament.  BSC (3-5) had two finish in double figures.
  • Comeback Falls Short in 55-51 Road Loss
    December 15, 2017
    MONTGOMERY, Ala. – The Birmingham-Southern women’s basketball team’s comeback fell short Friday night as the Panthers dropped their road game 55-51 against Huntingdon College.
  • Win Streak Ends at RHIT, Panthers Fall 64-39
    December 12, 2017
    TERRE HAUTE, Ind. – The Birmingham-Southern women’s basketball team fell 64-39 at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology Tuesday night.  The loss snapped a three-game win streak for BSC, who moved to 3-3 overall.
  • Olsen Named SAA Player of the Week
    December 04, 2017
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Birmingham-Southern women’s basketball sophomore Emilee Olsen (Marietta, Ga./Lassiter HS) was named Southern Athletic Association Player of the Week, the conference announced Monday.
  • BSC Fends Off Emory for 65-53 Win, Remains Undefeated at Home
    December 02, 2017
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The Birmingham-Southern women’s basketball team moved to 3-2 overall, 2-0 at home, with its 65-53 win over Emory University in Bill Battle Coliseum Saturday afternoon.
  • BSC Holds off Covenant 73-69 for Home Opening Win
    November 28, 2017
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Sophomore Emilee Olsen (Marietta, Ga./Lassiter HS) dropped a game and career-high 27 points to help lead the Birmingham-Southern women’s basketball team to its 73-69 home opening win over Covenant College. The Panthers are now 2-2 on the year.
  • Panthers Earn First Win on Road at Roanoke
    November 19, 2017
    SALEM, Va. – The Birmingham-Southern women’s basketball team earned its first win of the season Sunday afternoon over host Roanoke College at the 2017 Jean Beamer Tipoff Classic.  The Panthers (1-3) saw Emilee Olsen (Marietta, Ga./Lassiter HS) and Misa Fujii (Sunnyvale, Calif./Notre Dame) were named to the all-tournament for their performance.
  • BSC Drops Nail Biter in Overtime
    November 18, 2017
    SALEM, Va. – The Birmingham-Southern women’s basketball team fell 76-65 in overtime to Washington and Lee University Saturday night in day one of the Roanoke Tip-Off Tournament.  The Panthers (0-2) went on a 13-0 run in the fourth to tie the game.
  • Panthers Fall at Louisiana College in Season Opener
    November 15, 2017
    PINEVILLE, La. – The Birmingham-Southern women’s basketball team dropped its season opener 77-53 Wednesday night on the road at Louisiana College.
  • 2017-18 Season Preview: Women's Basketball
    November 14, 2017
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The Birmingham-Southern women’s basketball team believes championships are won day-to-day.  And the two-time Southern Athletic Association champions are primed to continue building on their success.