2018-19 Furman Women's Basketball Headlines

  • Furman Holds Off ETSU In Overtime, 57-55
    February 16, 2019
    Junior Taylor Petty scored a season-best 20 points as Furman held off East Tennessee State, 57-55, in overtime Saturday in the Paladins’ home finale at Timmons Arena. 
  • Furman Downs Chattanooga, 61-54, Moves Into Second Place In SoCon
    February 14, 2019
    Le’Jzae Davidson scored 15 of her game high 20 points in the second half to propel Furman past Chattanooga, 61-54, in Southern Conference women’s basketball action Thursday evening at Timmons Arena.
  • Furman To Face Chattanooga, ETSU In Key SoCon Hoops Showdowns
    February 13, 2019
    Coming off two impressive road victories, Furman’s women’s basketball team returns home for a pair of key Southern Conference showdowns at Timmons Arena, beginning with a Thursday, 5:00 p.m. matchup against Chattanooga followed by a Saturday, 2:00 p.m. clash versus East Tennessee State.
  • Furman Rides Solid Shooting, Strong Defense Past UNCG, 59-49
    February 09, 2019
    Le’Jzae Davidson scored 12 of her game high 14 points in the second half and Furman combined strong perimeter shooting with another stellar defensive effort to dispatch UNC Greensboro, 59-49, in Southern Conference women’s basketball play Saturday afternoon at Fleming Gym.
  • Taborn, Furman Smother Western Carolina, 53-28
    February 07, 2019
    Celena Taborn scored 16 points and claimed 15 rebounds, and Furman used solid defense to help smother Western Carolina, 53-28, in the Southern Conference women’s basketball action Thursday afternoon the Ramsey Center.
  • Furman To Face Western Carolina, UNCG In Pair Of SoCon Road Contests
    February 06, 2019
    Furman’s women’s basketball team opens the second half of its Southern Conference schedule on Thursday when it travels to Cullowhee, N.C., to face the Western Carolina Catamounts before heading on to Greensboro to take on UNCG in a Saturday contest.
  • Mercer Downs Furman, 75-60
    February 02, 2019
    Amanda Thompson scored 19 points and and Mercer used an early third quarter surge to take control en route to a 75-60 win over Furman in women’s basketball action Saturday afternoon at Timmons Arena.
  • Furman To Entertain SoCon Front Runner Mercer Saturday In Annual "Play4Kay" Clash
    February 01, 2019
    Winners of its last two games, Furman’s women’s basketball team will look to close out a three-game home stretch in successful fashion on Saturday when it plays host to Southern Conference front runner Mercer in a 2:00 p.m. contest at Timmons Arena.
  • Furman Rides First Quarter Shutout To 57-36 Win Over Samford
    January 31, 2019
    Le’Jzae Davidson scored 20 points and Furman rode a first quarter shutout to a 57-36 victory over Samford in women's basketball action Thursday evening at Timmons Arena.
  • Furman To Battle Samford Thursday
    January 30, 2019
    Coming off a 63-50 victory over Wofford on Saturday, Furman’s women’s basketball squad returns to action on Thursday when it plays host to Samford in a 7:00 p.m. clash in Timmons Arena.
  • Strong Fourth Quarter Carries Furman Past Wofford, 63-50
    January 26, 2019
    Le’Jzae Davidson scored a game high 21 points and Furman used a strong fourth quarter to pull away from Wofford en route to a 63-50 victory in women’s basketball action Saturday afternoon at Timmons Arena.
  • "Walk A Mile In Her Shoes" March, Alumni Weekend, Clash With Wofford Highlight Furman Hoops Saturday
    January 25, 2019
    Saturday promises to be a red letter day for Furman’s women’s basketball as head coach Jackie Carson’s Paladins sponsor the program’s first “Walk A Mile In Her Shoes” march, celebrate Alumni Weekend, and take on Wofford in a 2:00 p.m. Southern Conference clash in Timmons Arena.
  • Chattanooga Runs Away From Furman, 73-53
    January 19, 2019
    Eboni Williams scored 15 points to lead a parade of four double figure scorers, and Chattanooga used a strong first half to run away from Furman, 73-53, in women’s Southern Conference basketball action Saturday afternoon at UTC Arena.
  • Furman To Battle Chattanooga Saturday
    January 18, 2019
    Furman’s women’s basketball team will wrap up its first Southern Conference road swing of the season on Saturday when it takes on Chattanooga in 2:00 p.m. clash at UTC Arena.
  • Furman Comes Up Short At ETSU, 75-70
    January 16, 2019
    Micah Scheetz scored 12 of her team high 18 points in the second half to help East Tennessee State defeat Furman, 75-70, in women’s basketball action Wednesday evening at Brooks Gymnasium.
  • Furman Aims To Stay Unbeaten In SoCon Play Wednesday At ETSU
    January 15, 2019
    Winners in its first two Southern Conference outings, Furman’s women’s basketball team aims to remain unbeaten in league play on Wednesday when it travels to Johnson City, Tenn., to face East Tennessee State in a 7:00 p.m. clash at Brooks Gym.
  • Furman Tops Western Carolina, 65-55
    January 12, 2019
    Jade Kirisome scored Furman’s final 11 points of the first half to highlight a season high 14-point performance and lead the Paladins past Western Carolina, 65-55, in Southern Conference women’s basketball action Saturday afternoon at Timmons Arena.
  • Furman Looking To Remain Perfect In SoCon Play Saturday Versus Western Carolina
    January 11, 2019
    Coming off Thursday’s 64-61 Southern Conference season opening victory over UNC Greensboro, Furman’s women’s basketball team will look to extend the momentum on Saturday when it plays host to Western Carolina in a 2:00 p.m. contest in Timmons Arena.
  • Furman Downs UNC Greensboro In SoCon Season Opener, 64-61
    January 10, 2019
    Le’Jzae Davidson scored 13 of her 22 points in the fourth quarter and Celena Taborn followed with a 20-point performance to propel Furman past UNC Greensboro, 64-61, in Southern Conference season opening women’s basketball action Thursday evening at Timmons Arena.
  • Furman To Tip Off SoCon Season Thursday Versus UNCG
    January 09, 2019
    Furman’s women’s basketball team is set to tip off Southern Conference play on Thursday when it plays host to UNC Greensboro in a 7:00 p.m. clash in Timmons Arena.
  • Furman Fourth Quarter Rally Falls Short In 78-74 Loss To North Greenville
    January 06, 2019
    Karen Donehew poured in 29 points and Ayano Shelton added 22 to power North Greenville to a 78-74 upset victory over host Furman in women’s basketball action Sunday afternoon at Timmons Arena.
  • Paladins To Face North Greenville Sunday Afternoon
    January 05, 2019
    Furman’s women’s basketball team will entertain North Greenville on Sunday in the Paladins’ final non-conference contest of the season. Tipoff at Timmons Arena is set for 2:00 p.m.
  • Davidson's 28 Powers Furman Past Presbyterian, 76-68
    January 02, 2019
    Le’Jzae Davidson poured in a game high 28 points and topped 1,000 for her career in leading Furman past Presbyterian, 76-68, in women’s basketball action Wednesday evening at Timmons Arena.
  • Furman To Tip Off 2019 At Home Versus Presbyterian
    January 01, 2019
    Furman’s women’s basketball team will tip off the 2019 portion of its schedule on Wednesday when it plays host to Presbyterian in a 7:00 p.m. contest at Timmons Arena.
  • Gritty Paladins Fall To 25th-Ranked South Carolina, 66-53
    December 30, 2018
    Alexis Jennings scored 19 points and keyed a late fourth quarter surge that carried AP 25th-ranked South Carolina past a gritty Furman squad, 66-53, in women’s basketball action Sunday afternoon at the Colonial Life Center.
  • Furman To Visit 25th-Ranked South Carolina Sunday
    December 29, 2018
    Returning from an eight-day Christmas break, Furman’s women’s basketball team will close out the 2018 portion of its schedule on Sunday when it travels to Columbia to face AP 25th-ranked South Carolina in a 2:00 p.m. contest at the Colonial Life Center.
  • Furman Falters Late, Loses To Western Illinois, 85-78
    December 21, 2018
    Olivia Kaufmann scored a game high 26 points and Western Illinois took advantage of several late Furman turnovers to claim an 85-78 victory over the Paladins in Friday afternoon women’s basketball action at the South Point Holiday Hoops Classic at the South Point Arena.
  • Davidson's Career High 35 Propels Furman Past Fairfield, 77-70 (OT)
    December 20, 2018
    Le’Jzae Davidson poured in a career high 35 points and Milica Manojlovic delivered a game tying layup at the buzzer in regulation to send the game to overtime and help Furman defeat Fairfield, 77-70, in the opening round of the South Point Holiday Hoops Classic Thursday afternoon at the South Point Arena.
  • Furman To Battle Fairfield, Western Illinois In Las Vegas Holiday Hoops Classic
    December 19, 2018
    Following a week-long break for final examinations, Furman’s women’s basketball team returns to action for a pair of games at the South Point Las Vegas Holiday Hoops Classic, facing Fairfield on Friday at 3:00 p.m. ET and Western Illinois in a Saturday 5:30 p.m. ET clash.
  • Strong Start Helps Furman Cruise Past Florida Atlantic, 73-57
    December 12, 2018
    Celena Taborn scored a season high 18 points and Furman used a strong start to seize control en route to 73-57 victory over Florida Atlantic in women’s basketball action Wednesday evening at Timmons Arena.
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