2013-14 Women's Basketball News

April 17, 2014
Women's Basketball Adds Two More to 2014-15 Signing Class
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women’s basketball team continues to add to its solid 2014-15 signing class, as it added Jaiton Walls (Round Rock, Texas/Stony Point) and Olivia Fouty (Toledo, Ohio/Eastern Michigan University), head coach Royce Chadwick announced Thursday.

March 22, 2014
Islanders Insider Episode 21 Now Online
The latest edition of Islanders Insider – Episode 21 – is now available online. In this week's edition, host Steven King looks at the postseason with men's basketball coach Willis Wilson, reflects on women's basketball season with Royce Chadwick, and the crew takes a look at both programs' trips to the Southland Conference Tournament.

March 13, 2014
Women's Basketball Falls to McNeese In Tournament Opener
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women’s basketball team saw an eight-game win streak come to an end, as well as its departure from Southland Conference Tournament, falling to McNeese State, 78-73, on Thursday in the Merrell Center.

March 12, 2014
Women's Basketball Heads To Katy For First Time In Four Years
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women’s basketball team will head to Katy for the first time in four years, as it goes in as the No. 6 seed and will take on No. 7 McNeese State in the first round of the Southland Conference Tournament on Thursday at 1:30 p.m. in the Merrell Center.

March 11, 2014
Adebayo Named GoIslanders.com Student-Athlete of the Week
Shola Adebayo has been named the GoIslanders.com Student-Athlete of the Week, presented by Pepsi. Adebayo earns the award after leading the team in scoring in both games this week.

March 11, 2014
Chadwick, Shaw Earn Southland Honors
Head Coach Royce Chadwick has been named the Southland Conference Coach of the Year, while senior transfer Jasmine Shaw earned Southland Newcomer of the Year, the league announced today. Shaw also collected Second Team All-Southland honors for her efforts this season.

March 8, 2014
Women's Basketball Stages Huge Comeback to Knock Off Nicholls
The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi women’s basketball team used a 22-1 run to overcome a 19-point second half deficit, posting a come-from-behind 59-55 victory over Nicholls on Senior Day at the American Bank Center. The Islanders (18-11, 11-7 Southland) finished in a tie for fourth in the conference just a year removed from a four-win season.

March 7, 2014
Women's Basketball Hosts Nicholls to Wrap Up Regular Season
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women's basketball team will close out its regular season by hosting Nicholls State at noon Saturday in the American Bank Center. The game will recognize the seniors Ashley Darley, Taryn Gregory, Brandi Huff and Jasmine Shaw, as they will be playing in their final home game.

March 6, 2014
Women's Basketball Clinches Spot in Southland Tournament
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women’s basketball team secured its spot in the Southland Conference Tournament on Thursday with a 74-69 win against McNeese State in the American Bank Center.

March 5, 2014
Women's Basketball Looks to Secure Spot in Southland Tournament
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women's basketball team will look to clinch a spot in the Southland Conference Tournament on Thursday, as a win against McNeese State would give the Islanders a berth. The game will tip off at 5 p.m. in the American Bank Center.

March 1, 2014
Huff, Shaw Lead Women's Basketball Past HBU, 90-65
Seniors Brandi Huff (21) and Jasmine Shaw (20) each posted 20-plus points, as the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi women’s basketball team won its sixth straight game, 90-65 over Houston Baptist on Homecoming.

February 28, 2014
Islanders Look To Remain Ahead of HBU in Standings
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women's basketball team will take on Houston Baptist for the second straight game on Saturday, looking to stay ahead of the Huskies who, are currently one game behind the Islanders in the Southland Conference standings. Tipoff is set for noon in the Dugan Wellness Center with this marking the Homecoming game for the Islanders.

February 22, 2014
Women's Basketball Wins Fifth Straight Behind Adebayo's 26
Shola Adebayo scored a career-high 26 points to lead the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi women’s basketball team to a 74-62 win over Houston Baptist on Saturday. It marked the fifth straight victory for the Islanders (15-11, 8-7 Southland), who moved into seventh place with the win.

February 20, 2014
Islanders Insider Episode 18 Now Online
This week's edition of Islanders Insider, Episode 18, is now available online. This week, Steven King chats with Coaches Wilson and Chadwick, while Teddy Medina presents a feature on Islanders Women's Basketball standout Jasmine Shaw.

February 20, 2014
Women's Basketball Travels to Houston Baptist for Final Road Game
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women's basketball team will look for a big win this weekend, as it takes on Houston Baptist, who is currently tied with the Islanders for the ninth just one game back of the final spot in the Southland Conference Tournament. The game will get underway at 3 p.m. in Sharp Gym in Houston.

February 15, 2014
Women's Basketball Wins Fourth Straight, Downing ORU 61-53
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women’s basketball team extended its win streak to a season-high four games, as the Islanders (14-11, 7-7 Southland) beat Oral Roberts (7-16, 6-7) for the second time this season with a 61-53 victory at the American Bank Center on Saturday.

February 14, 2014
Women’s Basketball Looks to Extend Three-Game Win Streak
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women's basketball team will look to win four games in a row for the first time since the 2009-2010 season, as it hosts Oral Roberts at 1 p.m. Saturday in the American Bank Center.

February 13, 2014
Islanders Insider Episode 17 Now Online
The newest edition of Islanders Insider, Episode 17, is now available online. In this week's edition, Steven King talks with Coaches Wilson and Chadwick, while Teddy Medina presents a feature on Islanders Track and Field.

February 13, 2014
Shaw's Late Three Lifts Islanders Past UCA
Jasmine Shaw has hit 63 threes this season, but none were bigger than the one she canned on Thursday with just three seconds left to propel the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women’s basketball team to a vital 45-42 win against the Southland Conference leader Central Arkansas.

February 12, 2014
Women’s Basketball Set For Rematch Against First-Place UCA
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women's basketball team will play host to Central Arkansas for the annual PINK Game on Thursday with tip set for 5 p.m. in the American Bank Center.

February 12, 2014
Shaw Named GoIslanders.com Student-Athlete of the Week
After being tabbed as the Southland Women’s Basketball Player of the Week, Jasmine Shaw has also been named the GoIslanders.com Student-Athletes of the Week, presented by Pepsi.

February 10, 2014
Shaw Named Southland Conference Women's Basketball Player of the Week
Texas A&M – Corpus Christi’s Jasmine Shaw was named the Southland Conference Women’s Basketball Player of the Week, the league announced today. Shaw earned the award by averaging 27 points a game this week.

February 8, 2014
Women's Basketball Closes Out Road Trip with Win at ACU
Once again, the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women’s basketball team came away with a close win on the road. This time it was a 74-71 victory against Abilene Christian in the Moody Coliseum, with a rebound on a missed free throw with three seconds left sealing the win for the visitors.

February 7, 2014
Women’s Basketball Heads to ACU to Concluded Four-Game Road Trip
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women's basketball will see the end of a season long four-game road trip, as it plays its first game in school history against Abilene Christian at 1 p.m. Saturday in the Moody Coliseum.

February 6, 2014
Islanders Insider Episode 16 Now Online
Episode 16 of Islanders Insider is now available for viewing online. In this week's episode, host Steven King chats with Coach Wilson and Coach Chadwick, while Teddy Medina presents a feature on Islanders Tennis.

February 6, 2014
Women's Basketball Escapes with Tight Victory at Incarnate Word
In a game that featured 12 lead changes the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women’s basketball team (11-11, 4-7 SLC) was able to come away with a 60-56 victory against Incarnate Word (9-12, 2-7) in the McDermott Convocation Center.

February 5, 2014
Women’s Basketball Meets with UIW for First Time in Conference Play
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women's basketball will hit the road to take on the two schools transitioning to Division I with the first game coming against Incarnate Word on Thursday at 5:30 p.m. in the McDermott Convocation Center.

February 1, 2014
Second Half Pressure Propels Lamar to Win Against Women’s Basketball
After leading by three at the half, Lamar’s press was too much for the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women’s basketball team, as it fell 87-70 in the Montagne Center on Saturday.

January 31, 2014
Women's Basketball Faces Second-Place Lamar in Beaumont on ESPN3
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women's basketball closes out the first leg of its four-game road trip, taking on Lamar in Beaumont on Saturday at 4 p.m.

January 30, 2014
Women's Basketball Drops Thriller At Sam Houston
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women’s basketball team lost another nail biter, as it was unable to hit a shot with the clock running down to drop a 79-76 game in Sam Houston State.

January 28, 2014
Islanders Open Up Four-Game Road Trip in Sam Houston
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women's basketball team opens up a season-long four-game road trip in Huntsville, Texas, with a 5:30 p.m. matchup with Sam Houston State on Thursday.

January 28, 2014
Camesha Davis Named GoIslanders.com Student-Athlete of the Week
Camesha Davis has been named the GoIslanders.com Student-Athletes of the Week, presented by Pepsi.

January 25, 2014
Women’s Basketball Earns Second Consecutive Dominating Performance
After setting a record for largest margin of victory against a Southland opponent on Thursday with a 29-point win against Southeastern La., the Islanders blew that out of the water with a 97-44 victory against New Orleans on Saturday.

January 24, 2014
Women’s Basketball Hosts First Matchup Against New Orleans
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women's basketball team will play host to Southland Conference newcomer New Orleans, as the two sides will tip off at 4 p.m. in the American Bank Center.

January 23, 2014
Women's Basketball Runs Away with 29-Point Win Against Southeastern
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women’s basketball team secured an impressive 83-54 victory against Southeastern Louisiana in the Dugan Wellness Center on Thursday.

January 22, 2014
Women's Basketball Set for Matchup Against Southeastern in Dugan
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women's basketball team will look to get back to .500, as it plays its fourth game of the year in the Dugan Wellness Center in a matchup with Southeastern Louisiana on Thursday.

January 18, 2014
Women’s Basketball Edged Out by Nicholls
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women’s basketball team came up just short, as a three off the glass for Nicholls with time winding down led the Colonels to a 67-60 victory in Stopher Gym on Saturday.

January 17, 2014
Women's Basketball Looks to Halt Losing Streak
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women's basketball team will look to snap a current three-game skid, as it matches up with Nicholls on Saturday at 1 p.m. in Thibodaux, La.

January 16, 2014
McNeese Defeats Women's Basketball in Lake Charles
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women’s basketball team fell to McNeese State 79-51 in Lake Charles, La., on Thursday.

January 15, 2014
Women's Basketball Heads To Louisiana, McNeese Up First
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women's basketball team will look avoid its first three-game losing streak of the season, as it heads to McNeese State for a 5:30 p.m. tilt on Thursday in the Burton Coliseum.

January 11, 2014
Islanders Fall to SFA by Seven
For the third time in conference play, the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women’s basketball team lost by single digits, falling to Stephen F. Austin 58-51 on Saturday in the American Bank Center.

January 10, 2014
Women's Basketball Hosts SFA Saturday
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women's basketball team will look to get back to .500 in Southland Conference play, as its hosts preseason favorite Stephen F. Austin at 4 p.m. Saturday in the American Bank Center.

January 9, 2014
Islanders' Rally Falls Just Short Against Northwestern State
After finding itself down by 17 with seven minutes left, the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women’s basketball team went on a 19-4 run to cut the lead down to two, but could not quite make up the deficit, losing 65-59 to Northwestern State on Thursday in the American Bank Center.

January 8, 2014
Women's Basketball Readies For First Home Southland Game
After splitting a pair on the road, Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women's basketball team will play its first home Southland Conference game, taking on Northwestern State at 5 p.m. in the American Bank Center.

January 4, 2014
Islanders Secure First Southland Victory
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women’s basketball team picked up its first Southland Conference win of the season with a thrilling 58-53 victory against Oral Roberts on Saturday.

January 3, 2014
Women's Basketball Prepares For Tilt With Oral Roberts
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women's basketball team finishes up its first Southland Conference roadtrip, as it takes on Oral Roberts at 3 p.m. on Saturday in the Mabee Center.

January 2, 2014
UCA Downs Islanders In Conference Opener
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women’s basketball team came up just short in its Southland Conference opener, falling to Central Arkansas 66-62.

January 1, 2014
Women's Basketball Opens Conference Play at Central Arkansas
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women's basketball team kicks off Southland Conference play, as it travels to Conway, Ark., for a Thursday night pairing with Central Arkansas at 5:30 p.m.

December 30, 2013
Islanders Cap Off Nonconference Play With Seventh Win
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women’s basketball team notched a win in its final nonconference game with an 84-64 victory against Central Arkansas on Monday in the American Bank Center.

December 29, 2013
Islanders Finish Nonconference Play Against Huston-Tillotson
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women's basketball team will play its final nonconference game of the season, as it hosts Huston-Tillotson for a Monday night matchup with the Lady Rams at 7 p.m.

December 21, 2013
Islanders Dealt First Road Loss By UTA
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women’s basketball team saw its streak of four-consecutive road wins to open the season come to an end Saturday, dropping a 75-64 contest to UT Arlington.

December 20, 2013
Women's Basketball Set For Final Nonconference Road Game
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women's basketball team will play its final nonconference road game of the season, as it heads to UT Arlington for a Saturday matchup with the Mavericks at 3:30 p.m.

December 19, 2013
Islanders Hang On For Fourth-Straight Road Win
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women’s basketball team was able to hold off a strong push by Texas Southern, to go along with some senior heroics, to pick up a 71-69 win Thursday.

December 18, 2013
Islanders Introduce Fantastic Four Pack
As the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi basketball team tips off conference play in January, fans can take advantage of the Fantastic Four Pack. For just $51, fans can pick any four doubleheaders and sit in the sideline section to get a great view of all the action at a great price.

December 18, 2013
Islanders Travel to Houston to Take on Texas Southern
Following an extended break for finals, the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women's basketball team will hit the road for the first time since Nov. 27, as it heads to Houston to take on Texas Southern on Thursday, Dec. 19.

December 12, 2013
Islanders Insider Episode 9 Now Online
In this week's Islanders Insider, Stephen King chats with Islanders men's basketball coach Willis Wilson and women's basketball coach Royce Chadwick. This week's feature is on the home of Islanders Volleyball - the Dugan Wellness Center.

December 11, 2013
Islanders Basketball Announces Holiday Hoops Special
‘Tis the season for Islanders Basketball! Celebrate the holidays with your hometown teams by taking advantage of our Holiday Hoops Special!

December 10, 2013
Huff Named GoIslanders.com Student-Athlete of the Week
Brandi Huff has been named the GoIslanders.com Student-Athlete of the Week, presented by Pepsi.

December 8, 2013
Second Half Run Leads Islanders To Win
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women’s basketball team already eclipsed its win total from last year, picking up its fifth win of the season with a 68-54 win against Texas-Pan American on Sunday in the American Bank Center.

December 7, 2013
Islanders Look To Snap UTPA Win Streak
After seeing a three game win streak snapped, the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women’s basketball team will look to get another one started on Friday, as it hosts UT-Pan American at 2 p.m. in the American Bank Center.

December 5, 2013
Three-Game Win Streak Snapped By UTSA
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women’s basketball team had its streak of three consecutive wins snapped on Thursday, dropping a 55-50 overtime contest with UTSA.

December 4, 2013
Women's Basketball Back At Home Against UTSA
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women’s basketball team will play its first game of the season in the American Bank Center on Thursday, as it hosts UTSA for a 7 p.m. tilt.

December 3, 2013
Mbamalu Named GoIslanders.com Student-Athlete of the Week
Brittany Mbamalu has been named the GoIslanders.com Student-Athlete of the Week, presented by Pepsi.

December 2, 2013
Women's Basketball Adds Another Signee
Jennifer Ramirez signed her National Letter of Intent during the early signing period, head coach Royce Chadwick announced on Monday.

November 27, 2013
Islanders Earn Another Comeback Win
On Wednesday, the Islanders were able to erase a 16-point Texas State lead to defeat the Bobcats 68-60 in San Marcos, Texas.

November 26, 2013
Islanders Face Familiar Foe, Head To Texas State
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women’s basketball team will wrap up its three-game roadtrip the night before Thanksgiving, as the Islanders will head to San Marcos, Texas, for a Wednesday night matchup with Texas State.

November 21, 2013
Islanders Complete Comeback Against Tennessee State
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women’s basketball team made a dramatic second half comeback to defeat Tennessee State 76-74 in a nail biter on Thursday night.

November 19, 2013
Women's Basketball Wins in First Road Action
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women’s basketball team picked up a win in its first road game on Tuesday, defeating Belmont by a final of 72-62.

November 18, 2013
Islanders Women's Basketball Heads to Nashville for Two Games
The Islanders will take on Belmont on Tuesday, Nov. 19, followed by Tennessee State on Thursday, Nov. 21.

November 15, 2013
Women’s Basketball Adds Three on Signing Day
After wrapping up the top-ranked recruiting class in the Southland Conference a year ago, the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women's basketball team looks to the 2014-15 class with three athletes inking their National Letters of Intent.

November 14, 2013
Islanders Fall to Southern Utah by 7
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women’s basketball team were unable to finish out its three-game homestand with a win, as Southern Utah ended up defeating the Islanders 74-67 on Thursday in the Dugan Wellness Center.

November 13, 2013
Islanders Close Out Homestand Against Southern Utah
The Islanders women’s basketball team will wrap up a three-game homestand, as it takes on Southern Utah on Thursday at 7:00 p.m. in the Dugan Wellness Center.

November 12, 2013
Shaw Named GoIslanders.com Student-Athletes of the Week
Jasmine Shaw has been named the GoIslanders.com Student-Athlete of the Week, presented by Pepsi. Shaw picks up the award after averaging 21 points in two games during the Emerald Beach Islanders Classic.

November 10, 2013
Islanders Fall Just Short In Championship Game
In the championship game of the Emerald Beach Islanders Classic the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women’s basketball team fell just short, as the Islanders lost 58-55 on Saturday.

November 8, 2013
Islanders Start Season With a Win
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women’s basketball team defeated Western Illinois in a 66-60 overtime thriller Friday night as part of the Emerald Beach Islanders Classic.

November 7, 2013
Women's Basketball Hosts Emerald Beach Islanders Classic
The Islanders women’s basketball team opens up its 2013-14 regular season against Western Illinois on Friday at 4:30 p.m. in the Dugan Wellness Center as part of the Emerald Beach Islanders Classic.

November 3, 2013
Islanders Sweep Up Dustdevils
Texas A&M – Corpus Christi had a solid showing on Sunday afternoon, as it beat A&M – International 76-50 in an exhibition matchup in the Dugan Wellness Center.

November 2, 2013
Exibition Against A&M International Set For Sunday
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women’s basketball team gets its 2013-14 season underway at 4 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 3 at the Dugan Wellness Center in an exhibition matchup against Texas A&M – International.

October 31, 2013
Islanders Insider Episode 5 Now Online
In this week's Islanders Insider, it's our basketball season preview show, as Stephen King chats with Islanders men's basketball coach Willis Wilson and women's basketball coach Royce Chadwick.

October 30, 2013
Islanders Basketball Hosts Successful Tip-Off Banquet
With the beginning of the season on the horizon, the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men’s and women’s basketball teams hosted another successful Islanders Basketball Tip-Off Dinner on Wednesday, Oct. 30.

October 24, 2013
Islanders Invasion Marks Beginning of 2013-14 Basketball Season
The Texas A&M - Corpus Christi basketball programs, along with the cheer and dance squads and pep band, kicked off the 2013-14 season in front of more than 600 fans Thursday night at Islanders Invasion presented by Domino’s in the Dugan Wellness Center.

October 10, 2013
Locker Room Members Attend Meet and Greet
The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women's basketball team met with members of the Locker Room Club on Thursday at head coach Royce Chadwick's home

October 5, 2013
Fran Fraschilla to Headline 2013 Islanders Basketball Tip-Off Banquet
The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s and women’s basketball team will host the 2013 Islanders Basketball Tip-Off Banquet on Wednesday, Oct. 30, at the Corpus Christi Country Club. ESPN college basketball analyst Fran Fraschilla will be the guest speaker at the event.

October 3, 2013
Islanders Invasion, Presented by Domino's Pizza, Set for Oct. 24
The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi basketball teams will host their annual Islanders Invasion, Presented by Domino's Pizza, on Thursday, Oct. 24, starting at 7 p.m. The annual introduction of both teams will be held on campus at the Dugan Wellness Center and is free for all to attend.

October 1, 2013
Islanders Basketball Season Tickets On Sale Now!
Season tickets are now available for the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s and women’s basketball teams. Ticket packages start as low as $100 for the women, $129 for the men and $169 to see every home game for both teams.

September 30, 2013
Women’s Basketball Opens First Week of Practices
Head coach Royce Chadwick and his coaching staff had the opportunity to work with the 2013-14 team, which features four returners and 10 newcomers.

August 14, 2013
Women's Basketball Releases 2013-14 Schedule
Head women’s basketball coach Royce Chadwick and the Texas A&M – Corpus Christi women’s basketball team are excited to announce their 2013-14 schedule, which will give Islanders fans plenty of opportunities to catch a glimpse of the team action. The Islanders will play 15 games in Corpus Christi this year.

August 9, 2013
Women’s Basketball Concludes Summer Practices
CORPUS CHRISTI –The Islanders women’s basketball team wrapped up its summer practices last week. The workouts included a mix of on-the-court drills and scrimmages along with weight room training with Lee Rowland, Director of Strength and Conditioning.