St. Bonaventure University will be represented by at least one, and possibly two, former student-athletes at the 2012 Summer Olympic Games, which officially get underway Friday evening with the Opening Ceremony.
The St. Bonaventure women’s basketball program has announced an extended deadline for its upcoming Day Camp, which runs on campus from July 9-13, as well as the addition of Bona great Jessica Jenkins ’12 to the camp staff.
Former St. Bonaventure women’s basketball star Stef Collins will participate in the 2012 Olympic Games in London as a member of Great Britain’s women’s basketball team as announced Friday morning by Tom Maher, GB’s senior women’s head coach.
The St. Bonaventure men’s basketball team will host new Atlantic 10 Conference member VCU and play fellow newcomer Butler on the road in 2012-13, while the women will host reigning A-10 champion Dayton and VCU as part of the conference schedule released by league officials on Tuesday.
St. Bonaventure head men’s basketball coach Mark Schmidt and head women’s basketball coach Jim Crowley were named the Basketball Coaches Association of New York Men’s and Women’s Division I Coaches of the Year by the BCANY selection committee on Friday.
Coming off the most successful season in St. Bonaventure women’s basketball history, Athletic Director Steve Watson announced on Monday that head coach Jim Crowley has signed a long-term extension to remain at St. Bonaventure.
In celebration of perhaps the best combined season in its history, the St. Bonaventure University Department of Athletics will host its annual banquet April 25 at 6 p.m. at the Premier Banquet Center in Olean.
Making its first Sweet 16 appearance in its NCAA Tournament debut, the fifth-seeded St. Bonaventure women’s basketball team faces top-seeded Notre Dame in the Raleigh Regional Semifinal Sunday afternoon.
With its 66-63 win over Marist on Tuesday night in Tallahassee, Fla., the St. Bonaventure women’s basketball team advanced into the Sweet 16 of the NCAA Women’s Tournament. The Bonnies will play Notre Dame, the No. 1 seed in the region, on Sunday at 2:30 at the PNC Arena (formerly the RBC Center) in Raleigh, N.C.
Fifth-seeded St. Bonaventure will look to earn its first trip to the Sweet 16 on Tuesday night when it faces fellow New York State mid-major Marist in the Round of 32. The meeting will be a rematch of a regular-season tilt between the two clubs at the Reilly Center; a game which the Bonnies won, 67-56.
The No. 21/25 ranked and 5th-seeded St. Bonaventure women’s basketball team will make its first NCAA Tournament appearance on Sunday afternoon when it takes to the court against fellow first-time participant and 12th-seeded Florida Gulf Coast.
With its back against the wall one more time this season, the fifth-seeded St. Bonaventure women’s basketball team (30-3) responded once again as it erased an 11-point deficit in the final six minutes and defeated 12th-seeded Florida Gulf Coast, 72-65, Sunday to earn the program’s first NCAA Tournament victory.
St. Bonaventure’s Jim Crowley was one of just four finalists named by Atlanta Tipoff Club members for the Naismith Women’s College Coach of the Year on Friday, joining Stanford’s Tara VanDerveer, Baylor’s Kim Mulkey and Notre Dame’s Muffet McGraw.
The campus and Greater Olean communities are invited to another sendoff salute Friday morning, this time for the women's basketball team as they leave for Florida and their first-round NCAA Tournament game.
If you’re going to the big dance, you might as well have a party first. To celebrate the greatest season in St. Bonaventure women’s basketball history, the campus and Greater Olean communities are invited to an NCAA Selection Show Party Monday night at Bob Lanier Court in the Reilly Center. Admission is free.
No. 16 St. Bonaventure (29-3) climbed out of a 22-point hole to take a one-point lead with 2:16 to go, but Dayton (23-6) sank free throws a minute later and hung on for a 56-53 win in the finals of the 2012 Buick Atlantic 10 Women's Basketball Championship.
Top-seeded St. Bonaventure (29-2) faces third-seeded Dayton (22-6) in the finals of the 2012 Buick Atlantic 10 Women’s Basketball Championship Monday evening at 5 p.m. on ESPN2. A viewing party in the Rathskeller on the University’s campus will be held, and more information will be coming shortly.
Athletic Department and University officials will be hosting a viewing party tonight at the Rathskeller for the Atlantic 10 Women’s Basketball Championship game between top-seeded St. Bonaventure and third-seeded Dayton. The event is only open to St. Bonaventure students, faculty and staff.