The Northerner

NKU to review women’s basketball after players accuse coach of emotional abuse

Senior Taryn Taugher, a former NKU women's basketball player, accused Head Coach Camryn Whitaker of emotional abuse on March 24.

Sam Rosenstiel, Editor-in-Chief

April 2, 2019

For years, NKU women’s basketball players experienced a culture of abuse fostered by its head coach that went unaddressed by administrators, according to allegations by former NKU players and their parents.

Norse lock down UIC, snap losing streak

NKU's Kasey Uetrecht drives to the basket on Thursday against UIC.

Austin Elmore, Assistant Sports Editor

February 9, 2017

The NKU women’s basketball team won 66-49 against UIC on Thursday night at BB&T Arena to snap a three game losing skid. The Norse are now 8-16 on the season and 4-8 in Horizon League play. “I am really proud of our teams effort and obviously we’re happy for a win.” Head coach Camryn Whi...

Norse come up short, lose to Detroit

NKU's Shar'Rae Davis goes up with the ball at BB&T Arena against Detroit on Sunday.

Austin Elmore, Assistant Sports Editor

January 29, 2017

The NKU Norse women’s basketball team lost 55-53 at BB&T Arena on Sunday after Detroit’s Rosanna Reynolds made a go-ahead layup with one second remaining. NKU’s Rebecca Lyttle missed a shot as time expired to end the game. The loss drops the Norse to 7-15 and 3-7 in Horizon League play. ...

Late surge propels Oakland past NKU

NKU's Mikayla Terry drives to the basket against Oakland on Friday night.

Austin Elmore, Assistant Sports Editor

January 27, 2017

The NKU Norse women’s basketball team lost to Oakland 61-47 on Friday night at BB&T Arena after trailing by only two points with four minutes to play. The loss puts the Norse at 7-14 on the season and 3-6 in Horizon League play. “For three quarters, I thought we played really good defense," head coac...

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