Francis Marion University Women's Basketball 2017-18 News

  • Francis Marion signs Columbia cager
    December 05, 2017
    Francis Marion University women’s basketball coach Jeri Porter has announced the signing of 5-9 forward Jayla Bolden of Columbia, S.C., to a national letter of intent during the recent early signing period.
  • Fast Start carries Nighthawks past Patriot women
    December 02, 2017
    The University of North Georgia connected on its first 12 field goal attempts as the Nighthawks spoiled Francis Marion University’s hopes of a PBC-opening win, taking an 82-54 victory, Saturday (Dec. 2) afternoon in Peach Belt Conference women’s basketball action.
  • Patriot women’s basketball sign Lancaster post player
    December 01, 2017
    Francis Marion University women’s basketball coach Jeri Porter has announced the signing of 5-10 post player Zaria Woods of Lancaster, S.C., to a national letter of intent during the recent early signing period.
  • Patriots’ late run falls short in loss to Chowan
    November 28, 2017
    Mariah Coker of Chowan University led all scorers with 28 points to pace the Hawks to an 80-75 victory over Francis Marion University, Tuesday evening (Nov. 28) in non-conference women’s collegiate basketball action.
  • FMU women’s basketball travels to Chowan on Tuesday
    November 27, 2017
    The 3-1 Francis Marion University women’s basketball squad will make their way to Murfreesboro, N.C., on Tuesday (Nov. 28) to compete against Chowan University in a 5:30 p.m. tip-off.
  • FMU’s Fulmore named PBC Player of the Week
    November 20, 2017
    Francis Marion University junior Shaunice Fulmore has been named the Peach Belt Conference women’s basketball Player of the Week for the week of Nov. 13-19. It marks the second consecutive week a Patriot has earned the award.
  • Patriots have four double-digit scorers in rout of Vikings
    November 18, 2017
    Francis Marion University junior Shaunice Fulmore scored a career-high equaling 29 points to pace four players in double figures as the Patriots rolled over Elizabeth City State University 81-55, Saturday afternoon (Nov. 18) in non-conference collegiate women’s basketball action.
  • #14 Bulldogs hold off Patriots in battle of unbeatens
    November 15, 2017
    Fourteenth-ranked Wingate University erased a three-point deficit with a game-ending 13-6 run to claim a hard-fought 69-65 victory over previously unbeaten Francis Marion University, Wednesday evening (Nov. 15) in non-conference women’s basketball action.
  • Patriot Women host #14 Wingate on Wednesday
    November 14, 2017
    A pair of early-season unbeaten squads will face off on Wednesday (Nov. 15) when Francis Marion University plays host to 14th-ranked Wingate University in non-conference women’s basketball action.
  • Patriot cagers sweep PBC weekly awards
    November 13, 2017
    Francis Marion University seniors Detrek Browning and Khai Chandler have been named the Peach Belt Conference men’s and women’s basketball Players of the Week for the opening week of the 2017-18 season.
  • Chandler surpasses milestone in Patriots’ season-opening win
    November 10, 2017
    Francis Marion University senior Khai Chandler scored a game-high 23 points and became the first Patriot in seven years to surpass the 1,000-career point mark as FMU cruised to a 65-35 win over Erskine College, Friday evening (Nov. 10) in the first game of the PBC/Conference Carolinas Women’s Basketball Challenge.
  • Patriot Women host season-opening PBC/CC Challenge
    November 08, 2017
    The Francis Marion University women’s basketball team will open its 2017-18 season at home when the Patriots play host to the annual Peach Belt Conference/Conference Carolinas Challenge this Friday and Saturday (Nov. 10-11).
  • Francis Marion University WBB Coach Porter's keys to success for the 2017-18 season
    October 30, 2017
    Francis Marion University women's basketball head coach Jeri Porter talks about the keys to success for her 2017-18 squad.
  • FMU Women picked third in PBC Pre-Season Basketball Poll
    October 26, 2017
    The Francis Marion University women’s basketball squad has been picked to finish third in the Peach Belt Conference this coming season according to the annual pre-season poll conducted by the league’s coaches.
  • FMU’s Fulmore named to pre-season All-PBC squad
    October 23, 2017
    Francis Marion University junior forward Shaunice Fulmore has been named to the 2018 women’s basketball pre-season All-Peach Belt Conference Team according to a poll by the league’s coaches.
  • Patriot Women serve in the Community
    October 06, 2017
    Members of the 2017-18 Francis Marion University women's basketball team recently took part in community service work with the Pee Dee Community Action Partnership in Marion, S.C.
  • FMU Women add All-Region JUCO guard
    August 29, 2017
    Francis Marion University women’s basketball coach Jeri Porter has announced the addition of 5-5 guard Alliyah Gillespie of Albany, N.Y., to the program for the 2017-2018 season.
  • Former Patriot Eboni Fields helps Georgia Soul to 2017 WBCBL title
    August 08, 2017
    Former Francis Marion University guard Eboni Fields scored 12 points on a quartet of three-pointers to help lead the Georgia Soul to a come-from-behind 64-63 win over the top-seeded and defending champs St. Louis Surge, Sunday (Aug. 6) in the championship game of the Women’s Blue Chip Basketball League (WBCBL).