#12 @DaytonWBball holds off Saint Joseph’s for A-10 regular season crown, 73-66

#12 @DaytonWBball holds off Saint Joseph’s for A-10 regular season crown, 73-66

The #12/12 University of Dayton women’s basketball earned their first-ever Atlantic 10 regular season championship on Sunday with a 73-66 win over the Saint Joseph Hawks 73-66. A national television audience watching on ESPN2 and a crowd of 5,288 at UD Arena cheered on as the Flyers became just the sixth Atlantic 10 team to finish the conference season undefeated.

#12 Dayton defeats St. Louis for a share of A-10 regular season title, 71-61

#12 Dayton defeats St. Louis for a share of A-10 regular season title, 71-61

#12/12 University of Dayton women’s basketball defeated Saint Louis 71-61 Thursday night at Chaifetz Arena to clinch at least a share of the Atlantic 10 regular season title. The Flyers improve to 25-1 overall and 13-0 in the Atlantic 10 with just one conference game left to play. The 25 wins ties a school record for victories in a season since UD became an NCAA Division I school in 1985-86. The Billikens drop to 11-17 overall and 5-8 in A-10 play.

#14/14 @DaytonWbball has five players in double figures in 67-47 win

#14/14 @DaytonWbball has five players in double figures in 67-47 win

Five Flyers scored in double figures as the #14/14 University of Dayton women’s basketball team defeated Temple 67-47 Sunday at UD Arena in front of 3,055 fans. Dayton improves to 24-1 overall and 12-0 in the Atlantic 10; the Flyers have already clinched a bye in the first round of the A-10 Championship. Temple falls to 12-15 overall and 5-7 in the league.

Dayton and Duquesne face off Monday night in nationally televised game

Dayton and Duquesne face off Monday night in nationally televised game

The nationally-ranked University of Dayton women’s basketball team hosts Duquesne Monday, Feb. 18 at UD Arena in a Red Out. Two of the top teams in the Atlantic 10 conference will square off in this CBS Sports Network nationally-televised game with John Sadak (play-by-play) and Julianne Viani (analyst) on the call. Tip is scheduled for 9 p.m. ET. Game audio is also available on DaytonFlyers.com with Shane White and Angie Russell. The Flyers are first in the A-10 standings at 9-0, while Duquesne is 8-2 in the conference.

No 17/16 Dayton defeats UMass to remain perfect in conference play, 83-44

No 17/16 Dayton defeats UMass to remain perfect in conference play, 83-44

The No. 17/16 University of Dayton women’s basketball team defeated the Massachusetts Minutewomen 83-44 Sunday afternoon at UD Arena. The Flyers set a new season-high record of forced turnovers by pressuring the Minutewomen into 31 for the game. Dayton remains undefeated in Atlantic 10 games and raised their record to 17-1 (5-0 A-10). With the loss, Massachusetts falls to 3-17 (1-4 A-10).