Bowling Green Falcons women's basketball

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Bowling Green Falcons
2016–17 Bowling Green Falcons women's basketball team
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University Bowling Green State University
Head coach Jennifer Roos (4th season)
Conference Mid-American
Location Bowling Green, Ohio
Arena Stroh Center
(Capacity: 4,700)
Nickname Falcons
Colors Brown and Orange[1]
         
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 Tournament Sweet Sixteen
2007
NCAA Tournament appearances
1987, 1988, 1989, 1990, 1993, 1994, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2010, 2011
AIAW Tournament appearances
1974, 1975
Conference tournament champions
1987, 1988, 1989, 1990, 1993, 1994, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2010, 2011
Conference regular season champions
1987, 1988, 1989, 1993, 1994, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2012, 2014
Conference division season champions
2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2014

The Bowling Green Falcons women's basketball team is the NCAA Division I women's basketball team that represents Bowling Green State University. The team plays at the 4,700-seat Stroh Center on the BGSU campus in Bowling Green, Ohio, United States.[2] The team is currently coached by Jennifer Roos, who was assistant coach for 11 seasons under Curt Miller prior to being hired as coach. The Falcons competes in the Mid-American Conference.

History[edit]

The Falcons have won the most MAC Championships, winning ten tournament championships since its admission into the MAC in 1981.[3][4] The team last played in the NCAA Division I Women's Basketball Tournament in 2010.[5][6] The Falcons became the first team from the MAC to reach the NCAA Division I Women's Basketball Tournament Sweet Sixteen, after they upset the second seed Vanderbilt 59–56 at the Breslin Student Events Center in East Lansing, Michigan in 2007.[7][8]

Coaching history[edit]

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Coach Years Seasons Record Pct. Conf. record Pct. Conf. titles
(Reg. season)
Conf. titles
(Tournament)
AIAW/NCAA Tournament
appearances
National titles
Sue Hager 1973–76 3 38–13 .387 N/a N/a N/a N/a 2 0
Nora Liu 1976–78 2 11–17 .393 N/a N/a N/a N/a 0 0
Kathy Bole 1978–84 6 71–81 .467 23–22 .511 0 0 0 0
Fran Voll 1984–91 7 144–60 .706 89–27 .767 3 4 4 0
Jaci Clark 1991–98 7 135–65 .675 92–32 .742 2 2 2 0
Dee Knoblauch 1998-01 3 35–49 .417 23–25 .479 0 0 0 0
Curt Miller 2001–12 9 206–80 .720 107–36 .748 6 4 4 0
Jennifer Roos 2012–Present 1 63–37 .686 30–22 .688 1 0 0 0
Totals 1973–present 38 703–402 .636 364–164 .689 12 10 12 0
  • -Bowling Green did not belong to a conference until the 1981–82 season.
  • -Records as of the end of the 2012–13 season.

Season-by-season results[edit]

This is a partial list of the last five seasons completed by the Falcons.
Records as of July 30, 2010.

Season Overall Conference Finish Conf. Tourney Postseason
2005–06 28–3 16–0 1st-East MAC Champions Lost in NCAA First Round, (UCLA)
2006–07 31–4 15–1 1st-East MAC Champions Lost in NCAA Sweet Sixteen, (Arizona State)
2007–08 26–8 13–3 1st-East Lost in MAC Semifinals, (Ohio) Lost in WNIT 2nd Round, (Michigan State)
2008–09 29–5 15–1 1st-East Lost in MAC Finals, (Ball State) Lost in WNIT 3rd Round, (Indiana)
2009–10 27–7 14–2 1st-East MAC Champions Lost in NCAA First Round, (Michigan State)

AIAW/NCAA Tournament Results[edit]

The Falcons have appeared in ten NCAA Tournaments. Their combined record is 6–12.

AIAW[edit]

Year Result
1974 Second Round
1975 Sixth

NCAA[edit]

Year Round Opponent Result
1987 First Round Illinois L 64–80
1988 First Round St. Joseph's L 66–68
1989 First Round
Second Round
Cincinnati
Maryland
W 69–59
L 65–78
1990 First Round South Carolina L 50–93
1993 First Round Florida L 67–69
1994 First Round Creighton L 73–84
2005 First Round Kansas State L 60–70
2006 First Round UCLA L 61–74
2007 First Round
Second Round
Sweet Sixteen
Oklahoma State
Vanderbilt
Arizona State
W 70–66
W 60–59
L 49–67
2010 First Round Michigan State L 62–72
2011 First Round Georgia Tech L 58–69

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