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Michele Durand

How ONU’s turnover problem has kept them from perfection

Feb 14, 2018 - Comments: 0

The Ohio Northern women’s basketball team has lost three games this season. They have won 20. For most teams, this would be a cause to celebrate. There would be high-fives and pats on the back and a sense of satisfaction.

For ONU, however, things are different.

Polar Bears advance to Elite Eight for first time in school history

Mar 11, 2017 - Comments: 0

Eight minutes and 54 seconds. That’s how long the fifth-ranked Ohio Northern women’s basketball team held 20th-ranked SUNY Geneseo scoreless to begin their Sweet 16 matchup on Friday night.

The Polar Bears jumped out to a 21-0 lead during that time span, as six different ONU players scored before Geneseo got on the board.

Undefeated Polar Bears to host first round of NCAA Tournament

Feb 27, 2017 - Comments: 0

The Ohio Northern women’s basketball team will be dancing for their fourth time in five years, as the NCAA announced this afternoon that they will face Lakeland (Wis.) in the first round of the NCAA Tournament on Friday night.

There’s something different about this dance, though; for the first time in program history, the fifth-ranked Polar Bears will play host for the opening weekend.

Bears reload, seek fourth OAC title in five years

Nov 14, 2016 - Comments: 0

The Ohio Northern women’s basketball team will begin their 2016-17 season on Tuesday night, when they travel to Case Western Reserve. It will be the start of a long journey for the Polar Bears, as they seek their sixth straight season with 20 or more wins. They will look to win their third consecutive OAC regular season title, and will try to qualify for the NCAA tournament for the fourth time in five years.

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