The Orion

Frigid from three leads to third loss

Junior forward Jo Paine attempts a shot at the rim. Photo credit: Jovanna Garcia

Makayla Hopkins

December 10, 2016

Only three of 19 three-point attempts fell for the Chico State women's basketball team Dec. 9 game against Humboldt State. Along with the 15 percent shooting from beyond the arc, Chico State also committed 21 turnovers in its 42-44 loss. The inability to take advantage of their possessions and ineffective...

Women’s basketball team outscored by the Broncos

Cydney Nance

November 7, 2016

The women's basketball team was unable to overcome the offense of the Santa Clara Broncos in their second exhibition game Nov. 5 but did prove the efficiency of its bench players.Of the 68 points that Chico State scored, 35 came from off the bench and had a high percentage from the free throw line, wit...

WNBA remains out of reach

Whitney Branham receives help getting up after knocking down a shot. Photo credit: Jacob Auby

Cydney Nance

September 20, 2016

With preseason starting in a matter of weeks, the Chico State women’s basketball team is preparing to have a better season this semester, after ending last year with a six-game losing streak. While there are many talented players on the women's roster, the WNBA is not the goal for most players on the ...

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