Women's Basketball

2017-18 RECORD: 18-8; GNAC: 11-5 / GNAC TOURNAMENT APPEARANCES: 17 / ALL-GNAC PLAYERS: 30

2018-19 Albertus Magnus Women's Basketball News

  • Women's Basketball Tops Rivier, 91-57
    January 12, 2019
    New Haven, Conn. – Led behind four double-digit scorers, including a team-high 21 from Shyla Osmond (New Haven, Conn.), the Albertus Magnus College women’s basketball defeated Rivier University, 91-57, Saturday afternoon in GNAC play at “The Nest”. Osmond also finished the game with her third double-double of the season as well as two assists shy of a triple-double.
  • Women's Basketball Suffers Road Loss to #10/14 Saint Joseph's College (Me.)
    January 10, 2019
    Standish, Me. - Despite a double-double from junior Rah Rah Thompson (Bridgeport, Conn.), the Albertus Magnus College women’s basketball team suffered its second loss of the season to #10/14 Saint Joseph’s College (Me.), 77-63, Thursday evening in Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) play.
  • Johnson Joins 1,000 Point Club; Falcons Defeat Anna Maria, 80-50
    January 08, 2019
    New Haven, Conn. – Senior guard Jill Johnson (North Haven, Conn.) of the Albertus Magnus College women’s basketball team joined the 1,000 career points club in the Falcons’ home win over Anna Maria College, 80-50, Tuesday evening at “The Nest” in Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) play.
  • Albertus Magnus Athletics - Weekly Schedule (Jan. 7 - Jan. 13)
    January 07, 2019
    Check out this week's schedule for the men's and women's basketball teams! Both teams kick off GNAC play with a conference double-header on Tuesday evening against Anna Maria College.
  • Falcons Soar Past Mitchell, 79-58
    January 05, 2019
    New London, Conn. - Led behind four double-digit performances, including a team-high 23 points from Jill Johnson (North Haven, Conn.) and a double-double from Rah Rah Thompson (Bridgeport, Conn.), 11 points and 10 rebounds, the Albertus Magnus College women’s basketball team improved to 12-1 on the season as the Falcons defeated in-state foe Mitchell College, 79-58, on Saturday afternoon in non-conference play at the Yarnell Athletic Center.
  • Women's Basketball Cruises Past Fitchburg State, 90-59
    January 02, 2019
    Fitchburg, Mass. - The Albertus Magnus College women’s basketball team opened 2019 with a 90-59 road win over Fitchburg State University in non-conference action this evening at the Parkinson Gymnasium.
  • Falcons Knock Off Gordon in Non-Conference Action
    December 15, 2018
    New Haven, Conn. – Behind a pair of double-doubles from junior Rah Rah Thompson (Bridgeport, Conn.) and sophomore Raegon Shirling-Davis (Waterbury, Conn.), the Albertus Magnus College women’s basketball knocked off Gordon College, 78-44, Saturday evening at “The Nest” inside the Cosgrove Marcus Messer Athletic Center.
  • Three Double-Doubles Lift Falcons Over Mt. St. Vincent
    December 13, 2018
    Riverdale, N.Y. - Senior Jill Johnson (North Haven, Conn.), junior Rah Rah Thompson (Bridgeport, Conn.) and sophomore Andreah Orr (Danbury, Conn.) each recorded a double-double as the Albertus Magnus College women’s basketball team defeated the College of Mount Saint Vincent, 79-65, Thursday evening in non-conference play at the Peter Jay Sharp Athletic and Recreation Center.
  • Balanced Attack Leads Falcons Past Pine Manor
    December 08, 2018
    New Haven, Conn. – The Albertus Magnus College women’s basketball team picked up its eighth win of the season on Saturday afternoon as the Falcons knocked off Pine Manor College, 94-70, at “The Nest” inside the Cosgrove Marcus Messer Athletics Center.
  • Women's Basketball Suffers First Loss of the Season to Westfield State
    December 06, 2018
    Westfield, Mass. – The Albertus Magnus College women’s basketball team suffered its first loss of the season at Westfield State University on Thursday evening in non-conference play at the Woodward Center.
  • Women's Basketball Earns Hard-Fought Win over Salem State
    December 04, 2018
    New Haven, Conn. - Behind a team-high 26 points from senior Jill Johnson (North Haven, Conn.), the Albertus Magnus College women’s basketball kept its winning streak alive defeating Salem State University by a score of 69-67 at “The Nest” inside the Cosgrove Marcus Messer Athletics Center.
  • Thompson Named GNAC Co-Player of the Week
    December 03, 2018
    Winthrop, Mass. - Junior Rah Rah Thompson (Bridgeport, Conn.) of the Albertus Magnus College women's basketball team was named this week's Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) Co-Player of the Week as announced by the league office on Monday afternoon. 
  • Undefeated Streak Continues as Women's Basketball Knocks off New Rochelle
    December 01, 2018
    New Rochelle, N.Y. - The Albertus Magnus College continued its strong play on Saturday afternoon, putting together a strong performance on both ends of the court in a 79-53 win over the College of New Rochelle in a non-conference game at the Wellness Center. The victory extends the Falcons' unbeaten streak to six straight games, including two 100-point performances.
  • Women's Basketball Remains Undefeated with Win over Farmingdale State
    November 29, 2018
    New Haven, Conn. – The Albertus Magnus College women’s basketball team remains undefeated, 5-0, as the Falcons knocked off Farmingdale State University, 75-45, in non-conference action Thursday evening at “The Nest” inside the Cosgrove Marcus Messer Athletic Center.
  • Albertus Magnus Athletics - Weekly Schedule (Nov. 26 - Dec. 2)
    November 27, 2018
    Check out this week's schedule for the men's and women's basketball teams!
  • Women's Basketball Sets Program Record in Win over Western Conn. St.
    November 27, 2018
    New Haven, Conn. - Behind five double-digit performances, including a team-high 27 from senior Jill Johnson (North Haven, Conn.), the Albertus Magnus College women’s basketball team defeated in-state rival Western Connecticut State University, 118-103, Tuesday evening at “The Nest” inside the Cosgrove Marcus Messer Athletics Center.
  • Albertus Magnus Athletics & SAAC Holds Thanksgiving Food Drive
    November 19, 2018
    New Haven, Conn. - The Albertus Magnus College Athletic Department and the Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) teamed up with the Dominican Mission & Ministry to help collect non-perishable food items for the Centro San Jose Family Center in New Haven, Conn.
  • Women's Basketball Wins the Rose City Classic; Defeats Saint Lawrence, 57-52
    November 18, 2018
    Montclair, N.J. - Senior Jill Johnson (North Haven, Conn.) and junior Shyla Osmond (New Haven, Conn.) recorded a pair of double-digit performances as the Albertus Magnus College women’s basketball team improves to 3-0 on the season after defeating Saint Lawrence, 57-52, in the championship game of the Rose City Classic on Sunday afternoon.
  • Osmond, Thompson Lifts Falcons Past Drew, 83-67
    November 17, 2018
    Montclair, N.J. - Junior Shyla Osmond scored a team-best 28 points while junior Rah Rah Thompson recorded her second double-double of the season behind 19 points and 14 rebounds as the Falcons defeated Drew University, 83-79, Saturday  afternoon to move on to the Rose City Classic Championship.
  • Balanced Attack Leads Falcons Past John Jay
    November 14, 2018
    New York, N.Y. - The Albertus Magnus College women’s basketball team opened the 2018-19 campaign with an impressive 100-42 road win over John Jay Wednesday evening at The Doghouse in non-conference play. The Falcons had five double-digit scorers, including a team-high 24 from senior Jill Johnson (North Haven, Conn.), and the double-digit rebounders.
  • Albertus Magnus Athletics - Weekly Schedule (Nov. 12 - Nov. 18)
    November 12, 2018
    Check out this week's schedule for the men's basketball, women's basketball and men's tennis team. All three teams are on the road this week starting with men's basketball at WPI on Tuesday, Nov. 13.
  • Women's Basketball Picked to Finish Seventh in GNAC Preseason Poll
    November 01, 2018
    Winthrop, Mass. – The Albertus Magnus College women’s basketball team was picked to finish seventh in the 2018-19 Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) Preseason Coaches' Poll. The Poll, which was released Thursday afternoon, is voted on by the league's 13 head coaches.
  • Ticketing Information for Albertus Magnus Basketball Games
    October 31, 2018
    All Albertus Magnus men's & women's basketball regular-season games are subject to tickets and admission charges. Tickets are $5.00 for adults, $3.00 for senior citizens and children 12 & under (accompanied by an adult) are free. Albertus Magnus students, faculty and staff receive free admission to the event with a valid ID.
  • Women's Basketball Reveals 2018-19 Schedule
    October 31, 2018
    New Haven, Conn. – The Albertus Magnus College women’s basketball program announced its 2018-19 schedule on Wednesday afternoon, unveiling a 25-game docket featuring 11 games at “The Nest” inside the newly refurbished Cosgrove Marcus Messer Athletic Center and 12 Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) contests.