Category: Basketball (W)

Men’s and Women’s Basketball Season Reviews

March 15, 2013 No Comments by Charles

Our wrapup of the basketball season will be coming soon. The season for both teams was full of many highs and lows and you will not want to miss these articles, which will include backflashes from the seasons, from non-conference play to the conference tournament, while we also peer into the future of Appalachian basketball […]

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App. State Men and Women advance at SoCon Tournament

March 10, 2013 No Comments by Charles

Women: Appalachian and Charleston played a really close game until the final few minutes when Appalachian’s pressure finally got to Charleston. Appalachian was in control for much of the game, but could never really extend their lead in the first half. Charleston led by a point on one occasion, but Appalachian quickly regained the lead. For […]

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Women’s Basketball to face Charleston

March 9, 2013 No Comments by Charles

Despite an up and down season that has confused and bewildered the team, the Mountaineer women have one more chance to redeem themselves when they tipoff at 2:15 against College of Charleston in the quarterfinals of the SoCon Tournament. Many teams and coaches would love to finish where the Mountaineers did when you consider their […]

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Samford buzzer-beats Appalachian…again

March 8, 2013 No Comments by Charles

Samford’s Jazmine Martin nailed a three pointer with three tenths of a second on the clock to beat Appalachian on Monday night in Boone. It was second time this season that Appalachian had lost to the Bulldogs on a last second shot. In both instances, Appalachian connected on their final possession to tie the game. […]

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Women’s Basketball 77 UNC-Greensboro 46

February 27, 2013 No Comments by Charles

If Appalachian had any lingering effects from their loss on Monday at Elon, they let them all loose on Greensboro. The Mountaineers never trailed in this game, and raced out to a sixteen point lead at halftime over the Spartans. The Mountaineers eventually led by as many as thirty five points in the second half […]

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Women’s Basketball 58 Elon 75

February 25, 2013 No Comments by Charles

Appalachian travelled to Elon on Sunday afternoon in preparation for a Monday night game that will help decide seeding in the SoCon Tournament. Appalachian is one win in front of Elon in the current standings, and will be looking to sweep the Phoenix. Having the tiebreaker over Elon would be huge as Appalachian will now play four […]

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Women’s Basketball 74 Charleston 65

February 20, 2013 No Comments by Charles

Appalachian has played some of its best defense in the last week or so, and they will need another effort like the last few games to hold off Charleston. The Cougars are a very interesting team this season. After two years of being well below average, the Cougars have found some momentum and find themselves […]

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Women’s Basketball 63 Western Carolina 32

February 18, 2013 No Comments by Charles

One way to look at this game, is that Appalachian did a great job of playing defense and holding Western to only 32 points. Otherwise, Appalachian was fortunate that they had one of their worst offensive nights against one of the worst teams in the conference. Considering the Mountaineers only gave up 50 to Wofford […]

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Women’s Basketball 77 Wofford 50

February 15, 2013 No Comments by Charles

The Mountaineer women will face Wofford in the annual Play4Kay game for cancer research. Wofford is 0-5 on the road this season in conference play despite taking Appalachian to two overtimes earler this season. Wofford has yet to beat an Appalachian team coached by Darcie Vincent despite several close calls over the years. The Mountaineers […]

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Men’s Basketball 58 Elon 61

February 13, 2013 No Comments by Charles

Coaches like to tell their teams that the next basketball game, is the biggest one of our season. Appalachian’s game against Elon will be the biggest game to date, as a win or loss in either direction has big implications as far as tournament seeding and bye possibilities. Elon holds a 2.5 game lead over […]

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