The Northerner

Norse grab first victory of the season

Head Coach Camryn Whitaker talks to her team during the game against Robert Morris

Mike Canizales, Reporter

November 27, 2017

The NKU women’s basketball team (1-4 overall) snapped their four-game losing streak by defeating Oakland City 103-25, inside BB&T Arena on Saturday afternoon. “We are constantly preaching, trust the process,” said head coach Camryn Whitaker. “Even though the outcomes haven’t been what...

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...

Terry’s big night not enough to take down Vikings

NKU's Taryn Taugher looks to pass.

Christopher Decker, Sports Editor

February 19, 2017

The NKU women's basketball team fell to Cleveland State 77-58 Saturday afternoon in Cleveland. The Norse fall to 8-19 on the season and 4-11 in the Horizon League while Cleveland State improves to 13-14 overall and 8-8 in Horizon League play. NKU kept the game close in the first half with their thr...

Norse get dominated in the paint, fall to Wright State

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

Austin Elmore, Assistant Sports Editor

January 14, 2017

The NKU Norse fell to Wright State 70-63 in Horizon League action on Saturday at BB&T Arena. The loss drops NKU to 5-12 on the season, while Wright State advances to 12-5. NKU is now 1-4 in Horizon League play. “Disappointed with the loss. I thought we had an opportunity to win the game.” H...

Norse win first Horizon League game of the season

Mikayla Terry scored 16 points in the win against Youngstown State

Christopher Decker, Sports Editor

January 7, 2017

The NKU Norse beat Youngstown State 87-81 in overtime Saturday night for their first Horizon League victory of the season. The Norse improve to 5-11 while the Penguins drop to 4-10. "It feels good," senior Rebecca Lyttle said. "The first three games were tough for us but it was good we all stayed po...

Norse end losing streak against Arkansas State

Coach Camyrn Whitaker sets up a play with seconds left in the first half. The Norse tied the game at 25 at the half, but would lose 54-45

Christopher Decker, Sports Editor

December 21, 2016

The NKU Norse women's basketball team defeated Arkansas State 83-78 in the second game of the Puerto Rico Classic in Las Vegas Tuesday afternoon. The Norse advance to 3-8 on the season while Arkansas State falls to 2-9. The Norse offense was clicking in this game, shooting 54 percent from the field...

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