The Northerner

Norse comeback attempt falls short in Horizon League tournament

Rebecca Lyttle looks to get around a Wright State defender. The Norse lost to Wright State.

Christopher Decker, Sports Editor

March 3, 2017

The NKU women's basketball team fell to UIC 72-60 in the first round of the Horizon League tournament at Joe Louis Arena. The Norse end their season at 9-22, while UIC will advance to face Wright State tomorrow in the second round of the tournament. After being down 33-26 at halftime, the Norse gav...

Norse fall to Stetson on Victor Hoops for Health day

Mikayla Terry dribbles through traffic against Stetson. The Norse lost 54-45.

Christopher Decker, Sports Editor

November 30, 2016

The NKU Norse women's basketball team fell 54-45 to Wednesday afternoon. The Norse fall to 2-4 while Stetson improves to 7-1. The Norse held a four point lead late into the third quarter, but Stetson came roaring back, taking a four point lead into the fourth quarter. The Norse could never recover,...

Gallery: Norse struggle to shoot in first home game

Rebecca Lyttle had 16 points and 13 rebounds Monday against Portland State.

Christopher Decker, Sports Editor

November 15, 2016

The NKU women's basketball team fell to Miami (Ohio) 60-50 Tuesday night. The Norse drop to 0-2 on the season while Miami improves to 2-0.  "One thing I told the players before the game is to focus on the process and trying to improve everyday," Head Coach Camyrn Whitaker said. "I was proud of our...

Six seconds or less: NKU women look to push the pace

Rebecca Lyttle (3) drives to the basket during Wednesday's loss to Valparaiso.

Matt Sexton, Managing Editor

November 10, 2016

Faster than an eight-second trip around a dusty ring on the back of an angry bull. That’s how quickly new Norse women’s basketball coach Camryn Whitaker wants her team to shoot the ball and score on a possession. “The goal is to score in six seconds or less,” Whitaker said. “Now, six seconds is probably a ...

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