Women's Basketball Headlines

  • 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).
  • 92 Student-Athletes Honored for Classroom Work
    May 31, 2017
    A total of 92 student-athletes at Francis Marion University, who earned 3.0 or higher grade point averages during the 2017 spring semester, have been named to the university’s Swamp Fox Honor Roll.
  • Patriot forward Burgins earns Ashe Sports-Scholar Award
    May 25, 2017
    Francis Marion University junior women’s basketball player Briana Burgins has earned an Arthur Ashe Jr. Sports-Scholar Award for 2017.
  • FMU Women’s Hoops sign Georgia guard
    May 03, 2017
    Francis Marion University women’s basketball coach Jeri Porter has announced the signing of 5-10 guard Macy Passmore of Flowery Branch, Ga., to a national letter of intent.
  • Patriot Women ink Mullins point guard
    April 13, 2017
    Francis Marion University women’s basketball coach Jeri Porter has announced the signing of 5-3 point guard Brittani McDonald of Mullins, S.C., to a national letter of intent.
  • Patriot Women fall to #4 Cougars in PBC Semifinals
    March 04, 2017
    Top-seed and No.4-ranked Columbus State University used a 22-0 run that started in the first quarter and carried over into the second quarter to take control of Saturday night’s (March 4) semifinal game with Francis Marion University and the Cougars went on to a 70-50 win in the 2017 Marvin Vanover Peach Belt Conference Women’s Basketball Tournament presented by Jani-King.
  • Patriot cagers play #4 Cougars in PBC Semifinals
    March 03, 2017
    The Francis Marion University women’s basketball team will play top-seeded and fourth-ranked Columbus State University on Saturday night (March 4) at 8:30 p.m. in the semifinals of the 2017 Marvin Vanover Peach Belt Conference Tournament presented by Jani-King.
  • Fulmore named to All-PBC squad
    March 02, 2017
    Francis Marion University sophomore forward Shaunice Fulmore has been selected to the 2017 Peach Belt Conference All-Conference Basketball Team.
  • Francis Marion rolls into PBC semifinals with 83-64 win
    February 25, 2017
    Sophomore Shaunice Fulmore scored 21 points to lead four Francis Marion University players in double figures as the Patriots rolled to an 83-64 win over the University of North Georgia, Saturday evening (Feb. 25) in a quarterfinal game of the Marvin Vanover Peach Belt Conference Women's Basketball Championships presented by Jani-King.
  • Patriot cagers host Nighthawks in PBC Tournament
    February 23, 2017
    The Francis Marion University women’s basketball team will host only its second-ever Peach Belt Conference Tournament game when the Patriots entertain the University of North Georgia on Saturday (Feb. 25) at 6 p.m.
  • PBC announces WBB Tournament Bracket
    February 23, 2017
    The Peach Belt Conference announced the bracket for the 2017 women's basketball tournament following the end of the regular season on Wednesday night Feb. 22).
  • Streaking Patriots down UNCP 68-52
    February 22, 2017
    Freshman guard Abigail Bullock came off the bench and connected on 5-of-9 three-point attempts, including three in a game-deciding second-quarter outburst that carried Francis Marion University to its eighth straight win, a 68-52 road victory over UNC Pembroke, Wednesday night (Feb. 22) in Peach Belt Conference women’s basketball action.