Baker Selected to VaSID All-State Second TeamSouthern Virginia University senior Nicole Baker (Burley, Idaho) today was named to the 2011-12 VaSID College Division Women’s Basketball All-State Second Team as voted on by the association of Virginia Sports Information Directors.
Baker Selected to All-Tournament TeamNicole Baker today was named to the USCAA All-Tournament Team after averaging 26 points and 13 rebounds for the Southern Virginia University women’s basketball team during the Knights’ two games at the national tournament.
Knights Eliminated by Selma Despite Baker's 31One day after recording its first postseason win since 2009 and advancing to the final eight of the 2012 USCAA National Championships, the Southern Virginia University women’s basketball team suffered a 57-62 loss to Selma University ending the Knights championship run.
Baker, Conger Lead Knights to First-Round WinFour different Knights reached double figures as the Southern Virginia University women’s basketball team grabbed its first postseason win since 2009 cruising past Berkeley College-NY 73-55 in Wednesday’s opening-round matchup at the USCAA national tournament.
Baker, Logan Receive USCAA HonorsThe United States Collegiate Athletic Association today announced its All-American and national academic selections for the 2011-12 women’s basketball season honoring Nicole Baker and Abigail Logan of the Southern Virginia University women’s basketball team.
Knights Receive No. 5 Seed at NationalsAfter closing out the regular season at 13-9, the Southern Virginia University women’s basketball team received a No. 5 seed at the 2012 USCAA Women’s Basketball National Championship hosted by Penn State-Fayette in Uniontown, Pa. from Mar. 6-10.
Shock Snap Knight's Five-Game Winning StreakThe Southern Virginia University women's basketball team had its five-game winning streak snapped on Tuesday night at NCAA Division II Washington Adventist University as the Knights closed out their regular-season schedule with a 68-70 overtime loss to the Shock in The Pitt.
Seniors Shine During Win Over Mary BaldwinLed by its two seniors playing in the final home game of their careers—Nicole Baker finished with a team-high 28 points while Cara Joyner led the Knights with 13 rebounds—the Southern Virginia University women’s basketball team won its third consecutive game on Monday defeating NCAA Division III Mary Baldwin College 65-50 in the Knight Sports Arena.
Tenacious Defense Leads Knights Past ShockLed by its tenacious defense, the Southern Virginia University women’s basketball team cruised past NCAA Division II Washington Adventist University 64-37 on Thursday in the Knight Sports Arena.
Shipbuilders Hold Off Late Rally by KnightsA late rally by the Southern Virginia University women's basketball team came up just short at home on Wednesday evening against USCAA-rival The Apprentice School as the Knights suffered their second single-digit defeat of the semester to the Shipbuilders with a 54-58 loss in the Knight Sports Arena.
Baker Perfect as Knights Cruise by BennettPlaying at home for the first time in more than a month, Nicole Baker put on one of the best performances in Southern Virginia University women’s basketball history on Saturday going a perfect 13-for-13 from the floor while scoring a season-high 31 points and grabbing 12 rebounds in only 26 minutes on the court as the Knights cruised past Bennett College 84-48 for their third consecutive victory.
Newkirk's Triple-Double Powers Knights Past Penn CollegePowered by Amaris Newkirk’s first career triple-double, the Southern Virginia University women’s basketball team cruised past the Pennsylvania College of Technology 70-39 on Wednesday evening as the Knights recorded back-to-back wins for the first time since late November.
Baker Named USCAA Player of the WeekSenior Nicole Baker today was named United States Collegiate Athletic Association Player of the Week after averaging 28.5 points and 11 rebounds in two games last week against fellow USCAA-affiliates The Apprentice School and Penn State-Fayette.
Baker Stays Hot as Knights Snap Six Game SlideSenior Nicole Baker followed her season-high 29-point outburst on Wednesday with a 28-point performance at Penn State-Fayette on Friday helping the Southern Virginia University women’s basketball team snap a six-game slide with an 83-76 road win over the Roaring Lions.
Baker Drops 29 as Knights Fall at ApprenticeDespite a season-high 29 points from senior Nicole Baker, the Southern Virginia University women’s basketball team opened its spring schedule with a 62-67 loss at USCAA-rival The Apprentice School.
Knights Tame Lions, Set Scoring RecordWith its up-tempo offense clicking, the Southern Virginia University women’s basketball team set a program single-game scoring record Friday night defeating fellow USCAA-affiliate Penn State University-Fayette 109-58 in the opening game of the 2011 Great Ships Classic.