Francis Marion University Women's Basketball 2018-19 News

  • Piping hot Patriots steamroll Jaguars
    February 20, 2019
    Francis Marion University shot a sizzling 60.9 percent from the field and scored a season-high 91 points to pick up its second straight road win, 91-70 over Augusta University in Peach Belt Conference women’s basketball action on Wednesday night (Feb. 20).
  • Adderton winner completes FMU comeback at Young Harris
    February 18, 2019
    Sophomore forward Kiana Adderton canned a 15-foot jumper with two seconds remaining to give Francis Marion University a 51-50 come-from-behind victory over Young Harris College in Peach Belt Conference women’s basketball action on Monday evening (Feb. 18).
  • Francis Marion Women fall at North Georgia
    February 16, 2019
    Francis Marion University dropped the opener of a three-game road swing to the University of North Georgia 89-47 on Saturday afternoon (Feb. 16) in Peach Belt Conference women’s basketball action.
  • Second Quarter key to #22 Bearcats’ win over FMU
    February 13, 2019
    Twenty-second-ranked Lander University outscored Francis Marion University 24-9 in the second quarter and used that advantage to claim an 85-70 victory over the Patriots, Wednesday evening (Feb. 13) in Peach Belt Conference women’s basketball action.
  • Lakers hold off FMU Women for 80-72 win
    February 09, 2019
    Senior Shaunice Fulmore scored 22 points to lead four Patriots in double figures, but Francis Marion University was unable to complete a second-half comeback resulting in an 80-72 loss to visiting Clayton State University, Saturday afternoon (Feb. 9) in Peach Belt Conference women’s basketball action.
  • Patriot Hoops to host Clayton State on Saturday ; Play 4 Kay and Game No.1000
    February 08, 2019
    The Francis Marion University men’s and women’s basketball teams return to the Smith University Center on Saturday afternoon (Feb. 9) for a Peach Belt Conference doubleheader against Clayton State University. The women’s contest will tip-off at 1:30 p.m., with the men’s game to follow at 3:30 p.m.
  • Former Patriot head coaches square off in the ACC (photo courtesy of the News & Observer)
    February 07, 2019
    Former Francis Marion University women's basketball head coaches Sylvia Hatchell and Wes Moore met again on Sunday (Feb. 3) when the University of North Carolina Tar Heels (Hatchell) visited the North Carolina State University Wolfpack (Moore).
  • FMU Women sign Goose Creek guard
    February 07, 2019
    Francis Marion University women’s basketball head coach Jeri Porter has announced the signing of 5-9 guard Mary Davis of Goose Creek to a national letter of intent. She will enroll at FMU in the fall of 2019 and play for the Patriots in 2019-20.
  • Third-Quarter run spurs Lady Pacers past FMU 64-53
    February 06, 2019
    USC Aiken outscored Francis Marion University 16-4 over the final eight minutes of the third quarter and used that run to claim a 64-53 Peach Belt Conference win over the Patriots, Wednesday night (Feb. 6) in women’s basketball action.
  • Bobcats claw Patriots in second half
    February 02, 2019
    Georgia College held Francis Marion University to only six second-half field goals and the Bobcats overcame a four-point halftime deficit to earn a hard-fought 62-55 victory over the Patriots, Saturday afternoon (Feb. 2) in Peach Belt Conference women’s basketball action.
  • FMU Hoops to entertain Georgia College for Saturday twinbill
    February 01, 2019
    The Francis Marion University men’s and women’s basketball teams return to the Smith University Center on Saturday afternoon (Feb. 2) for We Back the Blue Day and a Peach Belt Conference doubleheader against Georgia College.
  • Adderton shines in overtime loss
    January 30, 2019
    Francis Marion University sophomore forward Kiana Adderton scored a career-high 25 points, but the Patriots connected on only 1-of-8 shots in overtime allowing UNC Pembroke to escape with a 76-69 win, Wednesday evening (Jan. 30) in Peach Belt Conference women’s basketball action.
  • Saints rally past Patriots in final period 67-61
    January 26, 2019
    Flagler College held Francis Marion University to only three field goals and nine points in the fourth quarter to rally for a 67-61 victory over the Patriots, Saturday afternoon (Jan. 26) in women’s basketball action.
  • Late run helps Patriot Women dispatch Jaguars
    January 23, 2019
    Francis Marion University used an 11-0 run, fueled by five points from junior guard Abigail Bullock, in the final minutes of the fourth quarter to knock off Augusta University 61-48, Wednesday night (Jan. 23) in Peach Belt Conference women’s basketball.
  • FMU Hoops to host Augusta for Wednesday night twinbill
    January 22, 2019
    The Francis Marion University men’s and women’s basketball teams conclude their three-game home stand on Wednesday (Jan. 23) as Augusta University visits the Smith University Center for a Peach Belt Conference doubleheader. The women’s contest will tip-off at 5:30 p.m., with the men’s game to follow at 7:30 p.m.
  • FMU Women rally in fourth quarter for 74-73 win over Cougars
    January 21, 2019
    Graduate student Briana Burgins registered a double-double with 15 points and 11 rebounds and freshman center Zaria Woods scored a career-high 15 points, 12 in the second half, to rally Francis Marion University to a 74-73 win over Columbus State University, Monday afternoon (Jan. 21) in Peach Belt Conference women’s basketball action.
  • Patriot Hoops to host CSU for MLK Day doubleheader
    January 19, 2019
    The Francis Marion University men’s and women’s basketball teams will play an MLK Day doubleheader against Peach Belt Conference foe Columbus State University on Monday afternoon (Jan. 21) in the Smith University Center. The women’s contest will tip-off at 1:30 p.m., with the men’s tilt to follow at 3:30 p.m.
  • Patriot Women fall at home to GSW
    January 19, 2019
    Junior guard Abigail Bullock scored a team-high 15 points, but Francis Marion University could not overcome a 31-14 deficit in the third period and lost to Georgia Southwestern State University 77-56, Saturday afternoon (Jan. 19) in Peach Belt Conference women’s basketball action.
  • FMU Hoops to entertain GSW for Saturday twinbill
    January 18, 2019
    The Francis Marion University men’s and women’s basketball teams return to the Smith University Center to continue Peach Belt Conference play on Saturday afternoon (Jan. 19) with a doubleheader against Georgia Southwestern State University. The women’s contest will tip-off at 1:30 p.m., with the men’s tilt to follow at 3:30 p.m.
  • Bearcats pull away from Patriots in second half
    January 16, 2019
    Four Patriots scored in double figures, led by junior Abigail Bullock's 17, but Francis Marion University was unable to hold off Lander University in the second half and the Bearcats claimed an 87-65 Peach Belt Conference win in women's action on Wednesday night (Jan. 16).
  • Fulmore scores 28, but Patriots fall to Lakers
    January 12, 2019
    Senior forward Shaunice Fulmore scored 28 points, but it was not enough as Francis Marion University fell 80-60 at Clayton State University on Saturday afternoon (Jan. 12) in Peach Belt Conference women’s basketball action.
  • FMU Hoops heads to Clayton State for doubleheader on Saturday
    January 11, 2019
    The Francis Marion University men’s and women’s basketball teams continue Peach Belt Conference play on Saturday afternoon (Jan. 12) with a doubleheader at Clayton State University in Morrow, Ga. The women’s contest will tip-off at 1:30 p.m., with the men’s tilt to follow at 3:30 p.m.
  • Fulmore’s 26 leads Patriot Women past Pacers
    January 09, 2019
    Senior forward Shaunice Fulmore poured in 26 points to help Francis Marion University to a 75-57 win over USC Aiken, Wednesday night (Jan. 9) in Peach Belt Conference women’s basketball action.
  • Patriot Hoops hosts twinbill against USCA on Wednesday
    January 08, 2019
    The Francis Marion University men’s and women’s basketball teams continue Peach Belt Conference play on Wednesday night (Jan. 9) with a doubleheader against USC Aiken in the Smith University Center. The women’s contest will tip-off at 5:30 p.m., with the men’s tilt against the nationally-ranked Pacers to follow at 7:30 p.m.
  • Patriot Women declaw Mountain Lions 78-56
    January 05, 2019
    Sophomore forward Kiana Adderton recorded her first career double-double with 20 points and 10 rebounds to help Francis Marion University knock off Young Harris College 78-56, Saturday afternoon (Jan. 5) in Peach Belt Conference women’s basketball action.
  • 5 for 5 on the 5th promotion as FMU Hoops opens 2019
    January 04, 2019
    Following a break for the holidays, the Francis Marion University men’s and women’s basketball teams return to the Smith University Center on Saturday (Jan. 5) to begin 2019 with a doubleheader against Peach Belt Conference foe Young Harris College. The women’s contest will tip-off at 1:30 p.m., with the men’s contest to follow at 3:30 p.m.
  • 120 FMU Student-Athletes Honored for Classroom Work
    December 21, 2018
    A total of 120 student-athletes at Francis Marion University, who earned 3.0 or higher grade point averages during the 2018 fall semester, have been named to the university’s Swamp Fox Honor Roll.
  • Cougars down FMU Women with fourth-quarter push
    December 19, 2018
    Columbus State University used a 14-2 run midway through the fourth quarter to grab a 78-64 Peach Belt Conference win over Francis Marion University, Wednesday morning (Dec. 19) in women’s basketball action.
  • Sharp-shooting Patriots capture 83-72 road win
    December 17, 2018
    Senior Shaunice Fulmore scored a game-high 24 points, including 12 in a key second-quarter explosion, as Francis Marion claimed an 83-72 road win over Georgia Southwestern State University, Monday afternoon (Dec. 17) in Peach Belt Conference women’s basketball action.
  • Patriot student-athletes earn degrees
    December 14, 2018
    Eleven former student-athletes and one current player at Francis Marion University earned diplomas at the December 2018 commencement exercises:
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