14 NCAA Tournament Appearances

2019 NCAA Regional Semi-finalist

2019-20 Northern Michigan Women's Basketball News

  • Team Effort Gives Women's Basketball 72-39 Victory
    January 18, 2020
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – A team effort that saw 11 players score and four reach double figures helped the Northern Michigan University Women’s Basketball team post a season high as they collected a 72-39 victory over Lake Superior State University in Saturday’s Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference action.
  • Schultz Reaches 1,000 Career Points but Women's Basketball Falls to Ferris State
    January 16, 2020
    MARQUETTE, Mich. ? Senior Jessica Schultz (Mineral Point, Wis.) scored her 1,000th career point in the first quarter and finished with 19 points to lead Northern Michigan University Women?s Basketball, but the Wildcats ended up falling to Ferris State University 66-60 in Thursday night?s Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference play.
  • Women's Basketball Back In The Berry This Weekend
    January 13, 2020
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – Northern Michigan University Women’s Basketball returns to the Berry Events Center this week as they welcome Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference foes Ferris State University and Lake Superior State University to town.
  • Schultz Has Career Day at Parkside but Women's Basketball Falls on Buzzer Beater
    January 11, 2020
    KENOSHA, Wis. – Senior Jessica Schultz (Mineral Point, Wis.) had a career game as she led the Northern Michigan University Women’s Basketball team in Saturday’s Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference matchup at the University of Wisconsin Parkside but the Rangers made a three at the buzzer to take a 58-55 victory.
  • Wildcats Get 56-34 win at PNW
    January 09, 2020
    WESTVILLE, Ind. – Seniors Erin Honkala (Howell, Mich.) and Jessica Schultz (Mineral Point, Wis.) both scored double figures to lead Northern Michigan University to a 56-34 victory over Purdue University Northwest in Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference play Thursday night.
  • Women's Basketball Set to Make First Roadtrip of 2020
    January 06, 2020
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – Northern Michigan University Women’s Basketball makes their first road trip of the 2020 calendar year this week as they head to Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference opponents Purdue University Northwest Thursday night and the University of Wisconsin Parkside Saturday afternoon.
  • Lutz Hits Game Winner to Give NMU 58-56 Victory Over Wayne State
    January 04, 2020
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – Senior Jessica Schultz (Mineral Point, Wis.) found junior Elizabeth Lutz (Marshall, Wis.) for the game-winning three pointer to give the Northern Michigan University Women’s Basketball team a 58-56 victory over Wayne State University in Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference action.
  • NMU Falls to #4 Ashland to Start 2020
    January 02, 2020
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – Northern Michigan University Women’s Basketball kept #4 Ashland University to just 27 points in the first half but it wasn’t enough as the Wildcats fell to the ranked Eagles 80-39.
  • Women's Basketball Tips Off 2020 in Berry Events Center
    January 01, 2020
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – Northern Michigan University Women’s Basketball tips off the 2020 calendar year in the Berry Events Center as they host #4 Ashland University Thursday night and Wayne State University Saturday.
  • Women's Basketball Drops First GLIAC Road Game At Tech
    December 15, 2019
    HOUGHTON, Mich. — The Northern Michigan University women’s basketball program fell to Michigan Tech Sunday afternoon in Houghton, Michigan, 68-28.
  • Women's Basketball Hits The Road For Weekend Matchup At Michigan Tech
    December 09, 2019
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – The Wildcats of Northern Michigan University’s women’s basketball team gets set to travel to Michigan Tech for their first Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletics Conference road game of the 2019-20 season. Tip off is set for 1 p.m. on the campus of Michigan Tech this Sunday, December 15.
  • Wildcats Hang On For 56-53 Victory Over Cardinals
    December 07, 2019
    MARQUETTE, Mich. -- The Northern Michigan University women’s basketball program (5-5, 2-0 GLIAC) hung on late for the 56-53 victory over Saginaw Valley State University (5-5, 1-1 GLIAC) Saturday afternoon to remain undefeated at home in 2019-20. 
  • Wildcats Outlast Timberwolves, 55-47, In GLIAC Opener
    December 06, 2019
    MARQUETTE, Mich. -- The Northern Michigan University women’s basketball program (4-5, 1-0 GLIAC) got back to their winning ways with a 55-46 victory over Northwood University (1-7, 0-1 GLIAC) Thursday night at the Berry Events Center.
  • Women's Basketball Opens GLIAC Play in Berry Events Center this Weekend
    December 02, 2019
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – Northern Michigan University Women’s Basketball returns to the Berry Events Center this week and will open Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference action by hosting Northwood University Thursday night and Saginaw Valley State University Saturday afternoon.
  • Women's Basketball Falls to #1 Drury
    November 30, 2019
    SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Northern Michigan University Women’s Basketball took on #1 Drury University Saturday in the second game of the Oasis Hotel & Convention Center Thanksgiving Classic but fell to the top ranked Panthers 72-44.
  • Wildcats Fall in First Game of Drury Thanksgiving Classic
    November 29, 2019
    SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – The Northern Michigan University Women’s Basketball team took on Truman State University in their first game of the Oasis Hotel & Convention Center Thanksgiving Classic hosted by Drury University but were unable to capture victory as the Wildcats fell to the Bulldogs 67-52.
  • Women's Basketball Heads to Drury for Thanksgiving Classic
    November 27, 2019
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – Northern Michigan University Women’s Basketball heads to Springfield, Missouri this weekend for the Oasis Hotel & Convention Center Thanksgiving Classic hosted by Drury University. The Wildcats will take on Truman State University Friday and then play the hosts, #1 Drury Saturday night.
  • Four Score Double Figures to Lead Wildcats to 65-60 Victory over CSP
    November 24, 2019
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – Four players scored double figures Sunday afternoon to help guide the Northern Michigan University Women’s Basketball team to a 65-60 victory over Concordia University, St. Paul. MARQUETTE, Mich. – Four players scored double figures Sunday afternoon to help guide the Northern Michigan University Women’s Basketball team to a 65-60 victory over Concordia University, St. Paul.
  • Honkala's Layup With One Second Left Gives NMU 55-53 Victory over SCSU
    November 23, 2019
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – Junior Amber Huebner (Marquette, Mich.) found senior Erin Honkala (Howell, Mich.) for the game winning basket with one second remaining to give Northern Michigan University Women’s Basketball a 55-53 victory over St. Cloud State University in the team’s home opener.
  • Women's Basketball Hosts Home Debut This Weekend
    November 21, 2019
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – Northern Michigan University Women’s Basketball hosts St. Cloud State University and Concordia University St. Paul this weekend in the team’s first games inside the Berry Events Center this season.
  • Women's Basketball Falls in Defensive Battle
    November 16, 2019
    DULUTH, Minn. – Northern Michigan University Women’s Basketball fell to the University of Minnesota Duluth in Saturday’s matchup, falling 45-32.
  • Women's Basketball Drops Contest at Mankato
    November 14, 2019
    MANKATO, Minn. – Northern Michigan University Women’s Basketball visited Mankato State University Mankato Thursday night but fell to the Mavericks 83-57.
  • Wildcats Head to Minnesota For Two Games
    November 13, 2019
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – Northern Michigan University Women’s Basketball will go on the road this week to face Minnesota State University Mankato on Thursday and then University of Minnesota Duluth on Saturday.
  • Women's Basketball Signs Three for 2020-21
    November 12, 2019
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – Northern Michigan University Women’s Basketball have signed three to a National Letter of Intent for the 2020-21 season.
  • Women's Basketball Falls at Lewis
    November 10, 2019
    ROMEOVILLE, Ill. - Northern Michigan University Women?s Basketball fell to Lewis University in the team?s second game of opening weekend. The Wildcats fell to Flyers 65-41.
  • Women's Basketball Starts Season with Victory
    November 09, 2019
    ROMEOVILLE, Ill. – Northern Michigan University Women’s Basketball held William Jewell College to just 18 points over the last 30 minutes on their way to winning their season opener 60-33 Saturday afternoon.
  • Women's Basketball Begins Season This Weekend
    November 06, 2019
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – Northern Michigan University Women’s Basketball tips off their season this weekend at Lewis University to take on William Jewell College Saturday and Lewis University Sunday for the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference/Great Lakes Valley Conference Challenge.
  • Jessica Schultz, Lexi Smith Named Preseason All-GLIAC; Women's Basketball Picked Second
    October 23, 2019
    BAY CITY, Mich. – Junior Lexi Smith (St. Germain, Wis.) was named to the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Preseason All-GLIAC team while the Northern Michigan University Women’s Basketball team was picked to finish second in the North Division and third overall in the Preseason Coaches Poll.
  • Women's Basketball Releases 2019-20 Season Schedule
    May 10, 2019
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – Northern Michigan University Women’s Basketball has set their 2019-20 season schedule.