2018-19 Colby Women's Basketball News

  • Women's basketball falls in tight league game with Camels
    February 09, 2019
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- In a battle to make the New England Small College Athletic Conference playoffs, Colby College missed on a drive to the basket with two seconds left as Connecticut College held on for a 67-65 victory.
  • Women's basketball falls, needs win Saturday to make playoffs
    February 08, 2019
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- Jackie Albanese finished with 16 points for the Colby College women's basketball team, but Wesleyan University used a big second half on the way to a 78-59 NESCAC win Friday night.
  • Women's basketball wins fourth in last five with victory over UMF
    February 05, 2019
    FARMINGTON, Maine -- The Colby College women's basketball team won for the fourth time in the last five games with a 72-45 non-conference victory over University of Maine at Farmington on Tuesday night.
  • Women's basketball opens big lead, beats Middlebury
    February 02, 2019
    MIDDLEBURY, Vt. -- What a difference a day made for the Colby College women's basketball team in a huge 71-62 NESCAC victory over Middlebury College on Saturday.
  • Women's basketball drops league game to Ephs
    February 01, 2019
    WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. -- Ainsley Burns had 11 points for the Colby College women's basketball team in a 58-34 setback to Williams College on Friday in NESCAC play.
  • Women's basketball dominates overtime period to hold off USM
    January 29, 2019
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- The Colby College women's basketball team scored all nine of the points in overtime after University of Southern Maine had a nice comeback in regulation in the Mules' 72-63 non-conference win Tuesday.
  • McCrum, Burns lead women's basketball to league victory
    January 26, 2019
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- Ainsley Burns and Katie McCrum combined for 46 points and Colby College earned the NESCAC win it needed with a 56-55 victory over Hamilton College in women's basketball Saturday.
  • Women's basketball holds No. 3 Amherst to 21 points in first half in loss
    January 25, 2019
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- The Colby College and Amherst College women's basketball teams combined for just 32 points in the first half, but the third-ranked Mammoths pulled out a 60-44 NESCAC win Friday night.
  • Women's basketball battles hard in setback to top-ranked team
    January 19, 2019
    BRUNSWICK, Maine -- Ainsley Burns had a team-high 19 points for the Colby College women's basketball team in a 72-59 loss to top-ranked Bowdoin College on Saturday.
  • Women's basketball player Dunbar earns third rookie honor
    January 15, 2019
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- Colby College's Keagan Dunbar (Middlebury, Vt.) earned the Maine Women's Basketball Coaches Association (MWBCA) Rookie of the Week honor for the third time this season Tuesday.
  • Women's basketball falls in non-conference game
    January 15, 2019
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- Paige Russell had 13 points for the Colby College women's basketball team, but Maine Maritime Academy used big second and fourth quarters on the way to a 67-52 non-conference women's basketball win.
  • Women's basketball drops conference game to Bantams
    January 13, 2019
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- Katie McCrum and Keagan Dunbar both had 15 points for Colby College, but Peace Kabari finished with 20 points and a game-high 12 rebounds as Trinity College took a 65-50 win in NESCAC women's basketball Sunday at Wadsworth Gymnasium.
  • Women's basketball block 14 shots in victory over UMPI
    January 08, 2019
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- The Colby College women's basketball team held University of Maine at Presque Isle to 13 second-half points and blocked 14 shots in a 64-39 non-conference win Tuesday.
  • Women's basketball has league setback to Bobcats
    January 05, 2019
    LEWISTON, Maine -- Jackie Albanese had a team-high 11 points for the Colby College women's basketball team in a 54-47 setback to Bates College in NESCAC play Saturday.
  • Women's basketball gives No. 4 Tufts a tough game
    January 04, 2019
    MEDFORD, Mass. -- The Colby College women's basketball team gave fourth-ranked and unbeaten Tufts University a battle before the Jumbos pulled away for a 79-62 win in the NESCAC opener for both teams Friday.
  • Women's basketball falls in final game in California
    December 30, 2018
    CLAREMONT, Calif. -- Despite a game-high 21 points from Colby College's Ainsley Burns, Pomona-Pitzer had a big second half on the way to a 72-56 win over the Mules in non-conference women's basketball Sunday.
  • Women's basketball drops California opener
    December 29, 2018
    CLAREMONT, Calif. -- The Colby College women's basketball team opened up a two-game California trip with a 60-44 setback to Claremont-Mudd-Scripps on Saturday.
  • Russell, Davis power women's basketball past Rivier
    December 08, 2018
    NASHUA, N.H. -- Paige Russell and Emily Davis combined for 30 points and 14 rebounds in leading the Colby College women's basketball team to a 71-45 non-conference victory over Rivier University on Saturday.
  • Women's basketball gives good battle to No. 16 St. Joseph's
    December 06, 2018
    STANDISH, Maine -- The Colby College women's basketball team trailed by just six points midway through the fourth quarter against 16th-ranked St. Joseph's College, but the Monks were able to pull away for a 73-58 non-conference win Thursday.
  • Burns has 26 points to lead women's basketball past Bates
    December 04, 2018
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- Ainsley Burns finished with 26 points and three assists as the Colby College women's basketball team held on for a 62-52 non-conference win over Bates College on Tuesday at Wadsworth Gymnasium.
  • Dunbar earns New England, Maine rookie honors
    December 03, 2018
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- For the third week in a row, Colby College first-year Keagan Dunbar (Middlebury, Vt.) has earned a rookie honor from a women's basketball organization.
  • Dunbar leads women's basketball with 21 points in setback
    December 01, 2018
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- Despite a team-high 21 points from Colby College's Keagan Dunbar, Bowdoin College's Abby Kelly had 10-for-12 shooting from the field on the way to a game-high 22 points in leading top-ranked Bowdoin College to a 79-49 victory over Colby College in non-conference women's basketball Saturday.
  • Women's basketball goes three overtimes to beat Husson
    November 28, 2018
    BANGOR, Maine -- Paige Russell hit a 3-point shot at the second overtime buzzer and Ainsley Burns led all Colby College scorers with 24 points in a wild 85-78 triple overtime victory over Husson University in non-conference women's basketball Wednesday night.
  • Dunbar earns Maine Rookie of the Week honor for second time
    November 27, 2018
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- Colby College first-year guard Keagan Dunbar (Middlebury, Vt.) earned the Maine Women's Basketball Coaches Association (MWBCA) Rookie of the Week honor for the second straight week Tuesday.
  • Women's basketball pulls away early for victory over Thomas
    November 20, 2018
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- Keagan Dunbar exploded for 20 of her game-high 24 points in the opening half for the Colby College women's basketball team in a 72-43 victory against Thomas College at Larry Mahaney Gym on Tuesday.
  • Dunbar earns Maine rookie honor after big opening two games
    November 20, 2018
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- Colby College's Keagan Dunbar (Middlebury, Vt.) was honored as the Maine Women's Basketball Coaches Association (MWBCA) Co-Rookie of the Week after two solid games at the Bowdoin College Classic this past weekend.
  • Women's basketball uses 13-0 run to fight back for win over Regis
    November 17, 2018
    BRUNSWICK, Maine -- The Colby College women's basketball team used a 13-0 run in the fourth quarter for a 58-56 victory over Regis University on the second day of the Bowdoin College Coastal Classic on Saturday.
  • Women's basketball opens season with tight setback
    November 16, 2018
    BRUNSWICK, Maine -- First-year Keagan Dunbar opened her Colby College career with 17 points on 6-for-9 shooting, but Colby-Sawyer College scored 21 points in the fourth quarter on the way to a 68-65 victory in Bowdoin College's Coastal Classic on Friday.
  • Women's basketball ready for season opener Friday
    November 14, 2018
    WATERVILLE, Maine – With 1,000-point scorer Haley Driscoll graduating and playing in last Saturday’s alumni game, the Colby College women’s basketball team will need veteran players to step up in the 2018-19 season.