Colorado Buffaloes women's basketball

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Colorado Buffaloes
Colorado Buffaloes athletic logo
University University of Colorado Boulder
Conference Pac-12
North Division
Location Boulder, CO
Head coach Linda Lappe (3rd year)
Arena Coors Events Center
(Capacity: 11,064)
Nickname Buffaloes
Colors

Silver, Gold, and Black

                  
Uniforms
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Home jersey
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Team colours
Home
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Away jersey
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Team colours
Away
NCAA/AIAW Tournament Elite Eight
1993, 1995, 2002
NCAA/AIAW Tournament Sweet Sixteen
1994, 1997, 2003
NCAA/AIAW Tournament second round
1995, 1988, 1996, 2001
NCAA/AIAW Tournament appearances
1981, 1988, 1989, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2013
Conference tournament champions
1989, 1992, 1995, 1996, 1997
Conference regular season champions
1989, 1995

The Colorado Buffaloes women's basketball team represents the University of Colorado Boulder and competes in the Pac-12 Conference of NCAA Division I.

Conferences[edit]

Colorado currently plays in the Pac-12 Conference. Prior to the 2011/12 season, they played in the Big 12 conference. The Buffaloes joined the Big 12 in 1997 when the Big 12 was formed, following the merger of the Big 8 conference with several former members of the Southwest Conference.

Coaches[edit]

Colorado's head women's basketball coach is Linda Lappe. Lappe was hired prior to the 2010/11 season. She replaced Kathy McConnell-Miller, who was not retained following the completion of her 5-year contract in 2010 [1]

2013–14 Roster[edit]

2013–14 Colorado Buffaloes women's basketball team
Players Coaches
Pos. # Name Height Year High School/Junior College Home town
F 31 Beard-Fails, ZoeZoe Beard-Fails 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m) Fr Georgetown Day [Washington, D.C.] Herndon, Va.
C 40 Hargis, RachelRachel Hargis 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m) Sr Robinson Robinson, Texas
G 4 Harris, DesireeDesiree Harris 5 ft 8 in (1.73 m) Fr St. Joseph Notre Dame Oakland, Calif.
G/F 24 Huggins, LaurenLauren Huggins 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m) Fr Heritage Littleton, Colo.
G 1 Kresl, LexyLexy Kresl 5 ft 11 in (1.8 m) Jr Shadow Mountain Paradise Valley, Ariz.
F 34 Reese, JenJen Reese 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m) Jr Clackamas Clackamas, Ore.
F 32 Roberson, ArielleArielle Roberson 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m) So Wagner San Antonio, Texas
G 21 Sborov, JasmineJasmine Sborov 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m) Jr Round Rock Round Rock, Texas
G/F 22 Smith, HaleyHaley Smith 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m) Fr Skyline Sammamish, Wash.
F 50 Swan, JameeJamee Swan 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m) So Marana Tucson, Ariz.
C 3 Watts, BriBri Watts 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m) Fr Clovis West Fresno, Calif.
G 12 Wilson, AshleyAshley Wilson 5 ft 8 in (1.73 m) Sr Poly Long Beach, Calif.
G 11 Wilson, BrittanyBrittany Wilson 5 ft 7 in (1.7 m) Sr Poly Long Beach, Calif.
Head coach

Linda Lappe

Assistant coach(es)

Jonas Chatterton
Kelly Rae Finley
LaTonya Watson


Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • (S) Suspended
  • (I) Ineligible
  • (W) Walk-on

Roster
Last update: 2013-08-16

Year by year results[edit]

Conference tournament winners noted with #
Source[1]

Season Team Overall Conference Standing Postseason Coaches' poll AP poll
Carol Hochsprung (Intermountain) (1975–1976)
1975 Carol Hochsprung 2–11 2–10
Carol Hochsprung: 2–11 2–10
Jerry Zancanelli (Intermountain) (1975–1978)
1975-76 Jerry Zancanelli 8–12 5–8
1976-77 Jerry Zancanelli 14–12 5–8
1977-78 Jerry Zancanelli 18–14 5–8
Jerry Zancanelli: 40–38 15–24
Rene Portland (Intermountain) (1978–1980)
1978-79 Rene Portland 22–9 10–3 AIAW Regional
1979-80 Rene Portland 18–11 9–1 AIAW Regional
Rene Portland: 40–20 19–4
Sox Walseth (Intermountain, Big 8) (1980–1983)
1980-81 Sox Walseth 28–5 10–0 AIAW First Round
1981-82 Sox Walseth 28–8 8–2 AIAW First Round
Big Eight Conference
1982-83 Sox Walseth 21–8 7–5
Sox Walseth: 77–21 25–7
Ceal Barry (Big 8, Big 12) (1983–2005)
1983-84 Ceal Barry 10–18 3–11
1984-85 Ceal Barry 6–22 2–12
1985-86 Ceal Barry 21–9 9–5 2nd
1986-87 Ceal Barry 14–14 6–8
1987-88 Ceal Barry 21–11 8–6 NCAA Second Round (Play-In)
1988-89 Ceal Barry 27–4 14–0 1st# NCAA Second Round (Bye) 19 9
1989-90 Ceal Barry 17–11 10–4
1990-91 Ceal Barry 18–11 8–6
1991-92 Ceal Barry 22–9 11–3 2nd# NCAA First Round
1992-93 Ceal Barry 27–4 12–2 1st NCAA Quarterfinals 9 10
1993-94 Ceal Barry 27–5 12–2 1st NCAA Sixteen 10 5
1994-95 Ceal Barry 30–3 14–0 1st# NCAA Quarterfinals 5 2
1995-96 Ceal Barry 26–9 9–5 # NCAA Second Round 18 17
Big 12 Conference
1996-97 Ceal Barry 23–9 12–4 T-2nd# (Big 12) NCAA Sixteen 15 18
1997-98 Ceal Barry 12–16 5–11 8th
1998-99 Ceal Barry 15–14 7–9 T-8th WNIT Sixteen
1999-2000 Ceal Barry 10–19 4–12 10th
2000-01 Ceal Barry 22–9 11–5 4th NCAA Second Round 23 20
2001-02 Ceal Barry 24–10 11–5 T-3rd NCAA Quarterfinals 9 12
2002-03 Ceal Barry 24–8 11–5 4th NCAA Sixteen 19
2003-04 Ceal Barry 22–8 11–5 3rd NCAA First Round 24 17
2004-05 Ceal Barry 9–19 2–14 T-11th
Ceal Barry: 427–242 192–134
Kathy McConnell-Miller (Big 12) (2005–2010)
2005-06 Kathy McConnell-Miller 9–21 3–13 11th
2006-07 Kathy McConnell-Miller 13–17 6–10 T-7th
2007-08 Kathy McConnell-Miller 19–15 5–11 9th WNIT Semifinals
2008-09 Kathy McConnell-Miller 11–18 3–13 12th
2009-10 Kathy McConnell-Miller 13–17 3–13 11th
Kathy McConnell-Miller: 65–88 20–60
Linda Lappe (Big 12, Pac-12) (2010–present)
2010-11 Linda Lappe 18–16 6–10 T-8th (Big 12) WNIT Quarterfinals
Pacific-12 Conference
2011-12 Linda Lappe 21–14 6–12 10th (Pac-12) WNIT Quarterfinals
2012-13 Linda Lappe 25–7 13–5 4th NCAA First Round 19 19
Linda Lappe: 64–37 25–27
Total: 715–457

      National champion         Postseason invitational champion  
      Conference regular season champion         Conference regular season and conference tournament champion
      Division regular season champion       Division regular season and conference tournament champion
      Conference tournament champion

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Media Guide". University of Colorado. Retrieved 11 Aug 2013. 

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