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Conference USA awards Karrington Donald with C-USA Spirit of Service Award

Karrington Donald brings the ball up the court during a conference game.

Ryan Garza, Sports Editor

April 15, 2020

UTSA women’s basketball guard Karrington Donald was awarded the C-USA Spirit of Service Award by Conference USA.  The Spirit of Service Award, awarded three times a year, is given to 14 different student athletes who have participated in community service  and achieved high academic standing while...

Women’s basketball off to a slow start

Guard Karrington Donald races her way past several defenders in a game against Sul Ross State.

Nisa Rodriguez

January 16, 2019

UTSA’s women’s basketball team began their conference play during the break. Although they got off to a slow start, the ladies took their first win of the conference on Jan. 12. The Roadrunners started their conference play against UTEP on Jan. 5. The Roadrunners had a 6-0 lead in the first quarter...

Women’s basketball underway

Karrington Donald dribbles around a Concordia defender.

Lindsey Mione

November 14, 2018

Opening the UTSA women’s basketball season with a bang, the ‘Runners (1-2) shot down Concordia University (0-1) 78-51, on Wednesday, Nov. 6, in the Convocation Center. The  following weekend, the ‘Runners traveled to the University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC) (3-0) on Saturday, Nov. 10, ...

Women’s basketball shines: Roadrunners dominate Sul Ross State

Timea Tóth subbing-in for Marie Benson.

Zach Truesdale

November 7, 2018

NCAA women’s basketball is back this week after a long summer and fall of workouts and practices. The wait is over, and there is a lot to be hopeful for as UTSA prepares to take on the season. New faces have arrived on campus and the team is bound to get some competitive games in the near future. Players,...

UTSA women’s basketball falls to UAB

Freshman guard Keaton Wallace goes up to the basket for an easy layup. Ellyson Ortega/The Paisano

Zach Truesdale

March 7, 2018

On March 3, UTSA Women’s Basketball hosted the UAB Blazers in the Convocation Center to finish off their season. The Roadrunners fell short to the Blazers by a score of 74-64. The final home game also served as “Senior Night.” The three seniors for the 2017-18 squad are Guard Crystal Chidomere...

UTSA women’s basketball begins new era under Holt

Guard Carlie Heineman drives to the basket. Chase Otero, The Paisano

Connor Zimmerlee

November 15, 2017

Following a 2016 season in which they went 14-16, the UTSA women’s basketball team hopes to improve this season and achieve their first winning record since 2014. After combining for only 24 wins over the last two seasons, this ‘Runners team is a mix of both experienced players and talented underclas...

Photos: UTSA Women’s Basketball Roadrunners vs Florida Atlantic Owls

David Guel

March 1, 2017

UTSA Women's Basketball faced off against the Florida Atlantic Owls Feb. 25 at the Convocation Center. The Roadrunners won 97-66. Photos by David Guel

Women’s basketball suffers fourth straight loss

Photos by David Guel

Frankie Leal

February 23, 2017

The Roadrunners (11-14, 7-7 C-USA) suffered a heartbreaking loss Thursday Feb. 16 against the visiting Rice Owls (15-9, 7-7 C-USA). After a low scoring first quarter, the 'Runners strong defensive showing continued as they held the Owls to a dismal eight points on 20 percent shooting throughout the...

Roadrunners fall to Marshall, squeak by WKU

Marie Benson goes up for a layup against a Marshall defender. Enrique Bonilla, The Paisano

Chris Herbert

February 1, 2017

Throughout the majority of the 2016-17 season, the women’s basketball team has been buoyed by the play of junior guard Loryn Goodwin and senior center Tesha Smith. Not only have Goodwin (18 ppg) and Smith (14 ppg) led the team in scoring, also are currently third and tenth in Conference USA. However...

UTSA women’s basketball moves to second place in C-USA

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Sheldon Baker

January 25, 2017

After the Runner’s huge victory against UTEP on Sat., UTSA center Tesha Smith acknowledged that she did not intend on having the best statistical game of her college basketball career. “It just so happened today I was on fire,” said Smith of her 38-point performance against the UTEP Miners. “I j...

UTSA women’s basketball scores on and off the court

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Jade Cuevas

August 16, 2016

The UTSA Women’s Basketball team works hard to perform on the court. But the Runners now have something else to be proud of: academics. On July 12, 2016 UTSA’s women’s basketball team, along with eight other Conference-USA (C-USA) teams, were praised for their academic achievements in C-USA’s...

UTSA loses to FIU Panthers

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Chris Herbert

March 29, 2016

  Against Florida International University (FIU) on Saturday, the UTSA women’s basketball team came up short with a 59-54 loss after shooting poorly in the first three quarters. The loss dropped the Roadrunners’ overall record to 8-15 and gave the FIU Panthers their third win of the regular season and second in ...