Christopher Newport Captains

Schedule

All times Eastern
Overall: 30-4 - Conference: 16-2
11/18 vs. Virginia Union Final W, 68-63 BX RC
11/20 at Washington and Lee Final W, 81-76 BX RC
11/27 vs. Messiah Final W, 82-38 BX RC
12/1 at Shenandoah * • Final W, 74-62 BX RC RC PH
12/4 vs. Peace * • Final W, 95-47 BX BX RC
12/12 vs. Meredith * • Final W, 84-68 BX RC
12/19 vs. Thomas More Final L, 74-64 BX RC RC
@ Honolulu, Hawaii
12/20 at McMurry Final W, 67-59 BX RC
@ Honolulu, Hawaii
12/30 at Virginia Wesleyan Final W, 68-36 BX RC RC
1/2 vs. Mary Washington Final W, 68-47 BX RC
1/5 vs. Shenandoah * • Final W, 59-40 BX RC RC PH
1/8 at Mary Baldwin * • Final W, 88-47 BX RC
1/12 at North Carolina Wesleyan * • Final W, 97-46 BX RC
1/15 vs. Ferrum * • Final W, 99-81 BX BX RC
1/18 vs. Averett * • Final W, 78-36 BX RC
1/21 at Methodist * • Final W, 69-61 BX RC
1/23 at Greensboro * • Final L, 65-61 BX RC RC
1/27 vs. Mary Baldwin * • Final W, 77-36 BX RC
1/29 at Peace * • Final W, 79-35 BX RC
1/30 at Meredith * • Final W, 81-58 BX RC
2/5 vs. North Carolina Wesleyan * • Final W, 83-61 BX BX RC
2/12 at Averett * • Final L, 58-50 BX BX RC
2/13 at Ferrum * • Final W, 95-72 BX BX BX RC
2/18 vs. Methodist * • Final W, 75-28 BX BX RC
2/19 vs. Greensboro * • Final W, 61-48 BX BX RC
2/22 vs. Mary Baldwin Final W, 92-37 BX BX RC
2/25 vs. Ferrum Final W, 71-52 BX BX RC
2/27 at Greensboro Final W, 53-47 BX BX BX BX RC
3/4 vs. York (Pa.) Final W, 81-52 BX RC RC
3/5 vs. Johns Hopkins Final W, 81-62 BX BX RC
3/11 vs. Kean Final W, 80-76 BX BX BX RC RC
@ Annville, Pa.
3/12 at Lebanon Valley Final W, 62-50 BX BX RC
3/18 vs. Amherst Final L, 69-59 BX BX RC RC PH
@ Shirk Center, Bloomington, Ill.
3/19 at Illinois Wesleyan Final W, 64-58 BX BX RC

(* Conference; • Region)
All times Eastern
Overall: 30-4 - Conference: 16-2
12/1 at Shenandoah * • W, 74-62 BX RC RC PH
12/4 vs. Peace * • W, 95-47 BX BX RC
12/12 vs. Meredith * • W, 84-68 BX RC
1/5 vs. Shenandoah * • W, 59-40 BX RC RC PH
1/8 at Mary Baldwin * • W, 88-47 BX RC
1/12 at North Carolina Wesleyan * • W, 97-46 BX RC
1/15 vs. Ferrum * • W, 99-81 BX BX RC
1/18 vs. Averett * • W, 78-36 BX RC
1/21 at Methodist * • W, 69-61 BX RC
1/23 at Greensboro * • L, 65-61 BX RC RC
1/27 vs. Mary Baldwin * • W, 77-36 BX RC
1/29 at Peace * • W, 79-35 BX RC
1/30 at Meredith * • W, 81-58 BX RC
2/5 vs. North Carolina Wesleyan * • W, 83-61 BX BX RC
2/12 at Averett * • L, 58-50 BX BX RC
2/13 at Ferrum * • W, 95-72 BX BX BX RC
2/18 vs. Methodist * • W, 75-28 BX BX RC
2/19 vs. Greensboro * • W, 61-48 BX BX RC

(* Conference; • Region)
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2010-11

Greensboro 17-1 28-3
Christopher Newport 16-2 30-4
Ferrum 13-5 18-9
Methodist 12-6 15-12
Averett 9-9 14-12
Shenandoah 8-10 12-14
Peace 5-13 10-16
Mary Baldwin 5-13 8-18
Meredith 3-15 6-17
North Carolina Wesleyan 2-16 4-20

Past Records

2017-18 (23-3, 16-2 CAC)
2016-17 (29-3, 16-2 CAC)
2015-16 (24-5, 15-3 CAC)
2014-15 (17-9, 13-5 CAC)
2013-14 (24-6, 13-3 CAC)
2012-13 (29-3, 16-2 USAC)
2011-12 (22-6, 15-3 USAC)
2010-11 (30-4, 16-2 USAC)
2009-10 (30-1, 18-0 USAC)
2008-09 (22-7, 14-4 USAC)
2007-08 (21-7, 14-4 USAC)
2006-07 (21-9, 11-3 USAC)

Team Info

Coach: Carolyn Hunter
Conference: USAC

Christopher Newport

Enrollment (FT undergrads): 4583
Location: Newport News, VA
Colors: Royal Blue, Silver
Region: South
Arena: Freeman Center (2300)
Official Website: Men | Women
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News Releases

February 22, 2018 Captains Surge Into CAC Championship Game With 93-69 Win Over York (Pa.) in Semifinals NEWPORT NEWS, Va. -- After splitting the two regular season matchups against York (Pa.) by a combined five points, the nationally-ranked Christopher Newport women's basketball team left no doubt in Thursday night's Capital Athletic Conference Semifinals, cruising to a 93-69 victory over the Spartans. The Captains (23-3) advance to take on top-seeded Marymount University in the CAC Championship on Saturday evening at 5:00 pm. 
February 17, 2018 Dufrene Double-Double Highlights Senior Night Performance But Captains Fall to York (Pa.), 87-85 NEWPORT NEWS, Va. -- Playing in her final regular season home game, senior guard Bailey Dufrene registered her first career double-double, including a 20-point effort, but the nationally-ranked Captains were stunned at home by York College of Pennsylvania, 87-85, on Saturday night. CNU secured the No. 2 seed in next week's Capital Athletic Conference Tournament with the setback, falling to 22-3 overall and 16-2 in league play. 
February 10, 2018 Porter, Fancher Lead the Way for CNU Women's Hoops in Comeback Win at Penn State Harrisburg, 78-75 MIDDLETOWN, Pa. -- After a 16-0 run in the third quarter lifted Penn State Harrisburg to a double-digit lead, the nationally-ranked Christopher Newport women's basketball team mounted a thrilling come-from-behind finish in the fourth quarter en route to their tenth straight victory, 78-75. The Captains (21-2, 15-1) leaned on a career-high 22 points from senior Makenzie Fancher and a stellar fourth quarter from senior Sam Porter, who finished with 21 points, in the win.
February 7, 2018 Kirkland's Career-High Leads CNU in 93-57 Rout of Southern Virginia Wednesday Night NEWPORT NEWS, Va. -- Sophomore Kiana Kirkland shot 8-of-14 from the floor and hit three triples to notch her first career 20-point performance on Wednesday night, leading the 9th-ranked Christopher Newport women's basketball team to a 93-57 victory over Southern Virginia University (12-10, 5-10). The Captains won their ninth straight game and 14th straight at home while also reaching the 20-win plateau for the 11th time in the last 12 seasons. 
February 3, 2018 Saturday women: Slow your roll Stockton snapped Montclair State's 17-game winning streak while Christopher Newport prevented Marymount from taking a two-game lead in the CAC. Elsewhere Scranton and Rose-Hulman kept their winning streaks going. That and more in today's recap.