NOTRE DAME, Ind. - For the first time in program history, two teammates scored their 1,000th career point in the same game for the Saint Mary's basketball team. Krista Knapke and Eleni Shea both hit the 1,000 career point plateau in the fourth quarter, but the Belles could not overcome the deficit down the stretch in a 68-51 final against Trine.
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NOTRE DAME, Ind. - Ariana Paul had 18 points, 20 rebounds, five steals, and three assists to help lift the Saint Mary's basketball team to a 59-43 win over in-state conference rival Trine on Wednesday night.
ANDERSON, Ind. - For the second time in three games, the Saint Mary's basketball team got a game-winning basket with three seconds left. This time, Ariana Paul hit a jump shot in the final seconds to lift the Belles to a 63-62 win at Anderson University on Tuesday night.
OLIVET, Mich. - Senior Patsy Mahoney scored a career-high 29 points, including seven of the Belles' last eight points, to help lift the Saint Mary's basketball team to a 59-55 win at Olivet on Saturday.
NOTRE DAME, Ind. - Trailing by eight points with just over a minute and a half to go in the game, the Saint Mary's basketball team's attempt at tying the game with 12 seconds to go was just barely off the mark as the Belles fell 77-73 at home against #17/20 Hope on Saturday.
NOTRE DAME, Ind. - The Saint Mary's basketball team had their hands full with fourth-ranked Calvin on Wednesday evening as the visiting Knights scored 51 second half points on their way to an 80-54 decision over the Belles.
Patsy Mahoney scored her 1,000th career point early in the second half and all five Saint Mary's starters tallied at least 10 points apiece as the Belles defeated Bluffton University in the Otterbein Smokey Ballenger Classic on Thursday afternoon.
For the first time since the 2008-09 season, the Saint Mary's basketball team took down a ranked opponent at Angela Athletic Facility as the Belles defeated #25 (USA Today/ESPN Division III Coaches' Poll) Wheaton 66-63 on Tuesday evening.
KALAMAZOO, Mich. - With a pair of free throws with 12:30 left in the game to give the Belles a 12-point lead, Kelley Murphy scored her 1,000th point of her career. As a team, the Belles came back from a tough first half to win their school record 18th game of the year with a 77-65 decision over Kalamazoo.
NOTRE DAME, Ind. - In a game that was postponed due to harsh winter weather, the Saint Mary's basketball team came up short against #3/#4 (USA Today Coaches' Poll/d3hoops.com) Hope at home, falling 79-59.
NOTRE DAME, Ind. - A week after setting a new career-high for points, junior Maggie Ronan accomplished the feat again as she scored 31 points in the Saint Mary's basketball team's 76-66 win over Olivet.
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. - Patsy Mahoney scored a career-high 23 points, but tough shooting in the first half proved to be the difference maker in the Saint Mary's basketball team's 74-60 loss at Calvin on Saturday.
HOLLAND, Mich. - In a game that was separated by just three points at the half, the host Flying Dutch used an 11-2 run to start the second half to hand the Saint Mary's basketball team their second MIAA loss of the season 83-64.