La Verne named Jason Pruitt as the new women’s basketball head coach. He is replacing former head coach Julie Shaw.
With 19 turnovers, giving 26 points to Cal Lutheran, the La Verne men’s basketball team suffered a 79-92 loss in the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference postseason tournament semifinals at Gilbert Arena.
La Verne senior guard Karli Kato goes for a layup in the first quarter, prompting senior forward Noelle Cobb and Whittier freshman guard Cali Cubel, senior guard Carly Buechler and senior guard Kaylah Alexander to crash the board to try to get the ball.
La Verne’s 24-year absence from the postseason tournament ended after the men’s basketball team defeated No. 14 ranked Claremont-Mudd-Scripps, 75-68, Saturday at Frantz Athletic Court.
The women’s basketball team fought hard but lost, 65-50, to Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Saturday at Frantz Athletic Court.
The men’s basketball team beat the Chapman Panthers, 65-60, in an offensive struggle Saturday at Frantz Athletic Court.
From her first dribble to her next shot, senior team forward and captain of the women’s basketball team, Noelle Cobb is advancing her basketball career.
Junior guard Connor Head jumps ahead of Warriors’ senior guard Tanner Schieve and sophomore forward Collin Kennedy in the first half of Sunday’s non-conference game against Wisconsin Lutheran at Frantz Athletic Court.
The rumbles of beaten hardwood sounded through the Tents Oct. 27 as La Verne’s men’s and women’s basketball teams hosted their annual Moonlight Madness festivities to start the season.
Senior kinesiology major and womens’ basketball shooting guard Faye Osburn took the journey of a lifetime this summer to this very spot on her 10-day volunteer trip, teaching young South Africans the game of basketball.