14 NCAA Tournament Appearances

2019 NCAA Regional Semi-finalist

2018-19 Northern Michigan Women's Basketball News

  • NMU Presents Major Awards at Inaugural Wildcat Awards
    April 25, 2019
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – The Northern Michigan University Athletic Department completed the inaugural Wildcat Awards where the department presented end of season awards for the 2018-19 athletic year.
  • Women's Basketball Displays Toughness Throughout Successful Season
    April 09, 2019
    MARQUETTE, Mich. -- Northern Michigan Women's Basketball returned to the NCAA National Tournament and reached the Regional Semifinals in a season full of toughness that led to several individual and team highlights.
  • NMU Beats Ashland To Advance in NCAA Tournament
    March 16, 2019
    SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – The Northern Michigan University Women’s Basketball team upset Ashland University 64-57 to advance to the NCAA Division II Midwest Regional Semifinals.
  • Women's Basketball Concludes Season In Regional Semifinals
    March 16, 2019
    SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – The Northern Michigan University Women’s Basketball team’s 2018-19 season came to a close as the Wildcats fell to #1 Drury University 78-56 in the NCAA Division II Midwest Regional Semifinals.
  • Wildcats Prepare for NCAA Tournament
    March 12, 2019
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – Northern Michigan University Women's Basketball takes on #4 and #4 seed Ashland University at Drury University in the first round of the NCAA Tournament. The game is set for 8:30 p.m. Friday night with the winner advancing to take on the winner of the #1 nationally ranked, and #1 seed, Drury University and #8 seed Kentucky Wesleyan University. 
  • Women's Basketball Falls in GLIAC Finals
    March 10, 2019
    ALLENDALE, Mich. – Northern Michigan University Women’s Basketball kept #6 Ashland University to their second lowest offensive total of the season but were unable to pull off the upset, falling to the ranked Eagles 65-58 in the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Championship.
  • NMU Makes NCAA Tournament
    March 10, 2019
    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Northern Michigan University Women’s Basketball has advanced to the NCAA Division II Women’s Basketball National Tournament as the 5 seed in the Midwest Region and will take on the #4 seed, Ashland University, Friday, March 15 at Drury University.
  • NMU Advances to GLIAC Finals With 48-37 Upset Victory over #7 GVSU
    March 09, 2019
    ALLENDALE, Mich. – The Northern Michigan University Women’s Basketball upset #7 Grand Valley State University 48-37 in the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Semifinals to advance to the GLIAC Championship.
  • Four Named to GLIAC Women's Basketball All-GLIAC Teams
    March 08, 2019
    BAY CITY, Mich. --  Northern Michigan University Women’s Basketball saw four student-athletes earn Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference All-GLIAC honors.
  • Women's Basketball Advances to GLIAC Semifinals with 65-51 Victory
    March 05, 2019
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – Northern Michigan University Women’s Basketball outscored Ferris State University 27-4 in the final 14 minutes to pick up a 65-51 victory in the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletics Conference Quarterfinals. The team will now move on to the GLIAC Semifinals.
  • Wildcats Set to Host Ferris State in GLIAC Quarterfinals Tuesday
    March 04, 2019
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – Northern Michigan University Women's Basketball will host the a Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Quarterfinals matchup Tuesday night as the Wildcats host Ferris State University at 6 p.m. in the Berry Events Center. 
  • Huebner Nets Career High and Youngstrom Hits 1,000 but NMU Falls At Tech
    February 28, 2019
    HOUGHTON, Mich. – Senior Darby Youngstrom (Cook, Minn.) reached 1,000 points for her career and sophomore Amber Huebner (Marquette, Mich.) scored a career-high for Northern Michigan University Women’s Basketball but the Wildcats were unable to get victory as they fell to Michigan Technological University in Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference action.
  • Wildcats Head to Tech For Regular Season FInale
    February 25, 2019
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – Northern Michigan University Women's Basketball finishes the regular season Thursday night as they head to Michigan Technological University for Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference action.
  • Wildcats Capture 20th Win of the Season with 64-42 Victory Over Davenport
    February 23, 2019
    GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. – Northern Michigan University Women’s Basketball proved too much for Davenport University as the Wildcats took a 64-42 victory over the Panthers in Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference action.
  • Wildcats Fall at #11 GVSU
    February 21, 2019
    ALLENDALE, Mich. – Northern Michigan University Women’s Basketball visited #11 Grand Valley State University in a Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletics Conference contest but fell to the Lakers 50-37.
  • Youngstrom Named Player of the Week; Wildcats Head to #11 GVSU and Davenport this Week
    February 20, 2019
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – Senior Darby Youngstrom was named the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference North Player of the Week for the second time this season after helping the Northern Michigan University Women’s Basketball team win two games and secure a home playoff game last week.
  • NMU Wins 63-47 At LSSU
    February 16, 2019
    SAULT STE. MARIE, Mich. – Northern Michigan University Women’s Basketball has secured a Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletics Conference Quarterfinals matchup in the Berry Events Center on March 5 after defeating Lake Superior State University 63-47 in a GLIAC contest.
  • Mattson Wins 200th Game as NMU Wins 70-66 in Double OT
    February 14, 2019
    BIG RAPIDS, Mich. – The Northern Michigan University Women’s Basketball team visited Ferris State University in their first of five road contests to end the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference season and came away with a 70-66 victory in double overtime. The victory gave Head Coach Troy Mattson his 200th career victory.
  • Women's Basketball Hits the Road for GLIAC Action
    February 12, 2019
    MARQUETTE, Mich. ? Northern Michigan University Women's Basketball heads to Ferris State University Thursday night then visits Lake Superior State University Saturday afternoon for Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference action as the Wildcats begin a five game road stand to close out the 2018-19 regular season.
  • Wildcats Take 54-43 Victory on Senior Day
    February 09, 2019
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – Northern Michigan University Women’s Basketball celebrated Senior Day with a 54-43 victory over Northwood University in a Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference clash.
  • Third Quarter Rally Helps Wildcats to 56-38 Victory over SVSU
    February 07, 2019
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – Northern Michigan University Women’s Basketball kept Saginaw Valley State University to just 16 second half points on their way to a 56-38 Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletics Conference victory.
  • Wildcats Host Senior Day Saturday in Return to Berry Events Center This Week
    February 05, 2019
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – Northern Michigan University Women's Basketball returns to the Berry Events Center this week to take on Saginaw Valley State University and Northwood University in Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletics Conference play. The team will also honor their five seniors after the conclusion of Saturday's game.
  • Wildcats Claim Victory in Defensive Battle
    February 02, 2019
    WESTVILLE, Ind. – The Northern Michigan University Women’s Basketball team captured their 10th Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletics Conference victory of the season with a 44-40 victory over Purdue University Northwest Saturday afternoon.
  • Wildcats Drop GLIAC Contest at Parkside
    January 31, 2019
    KENOSHA, Wis. – Senior Darby Youngstrom (Cook, Minn.) scored a career-high 21 points to lead Northern Michigan University Women’s Basketball at the University of Wisconsin Parkside but the Wildcats fell to the Rangers 72-64 in Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference play.
  • Wildcats To Visit Parkside, PNW in GLIAC Action
    January 28, 2019
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – Northern Michigan University Women's Basketball hits the road for the first time in month for Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference action as they visit new GLIAC foe University of Wisconsin Parkside on Thursday and then visit Purdue University Northwest Saturday afternoon.
  • Fourth Quarter Comeback Not Enough as Wildcats Fall 55-53.
    January 26, 2019
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – The Northern Michigan University Women’s Basketball team outscored Michigan Technological University 25-13 in the fourth quarter but fell short of their comeback bid as they fell 55-53 in Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletics Conference action.
  • Women's Basketball Hosts Michigan Tech in White Out Saturday
    January 23, 2019
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – Northern Michigan University Women's Basketball concludes their January homestand by taking on rival Michigan Technological University in a White Out Saturday.
  • Lexi Smith Earns GLIAC Player of the Week Honors
    January 21, 2019
    BAY CITY, Mich. – Sophomore Lexi Smith (St. Germain, Wis.) was named the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Women’s Basketball North Player of the Week for the second time this season and second time in the three weeks.
  • NMU Defeats #9 GVSU
    January 19, 2019
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – Northern Michigan University Women’s Basketball defeated #9 Grand Valley State University 56-43 to move into a tie for first place in the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference. It is their second win over a ranked team this season after defeating ranked Lewis University in the season opener.
Load More