Berube Coaches USA U16 National Team to 2017 FIBA Americas Championship A 20-0 run to close the second quarter helped propel the 2017 USA Basketball Women’s U16 National Team (5-0) to a 91-46 win over Canada (4-1) in the gold medal game of the 2017 FIBA Americas U16 Championship at CENARD in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Full Story
Best Ever Third Place Finish For Tufts Athletics in Learfield Directors' Cup The continued success of the Tufts Athletics programs was once again apparent on Thursday as the Jumbos varsity athletics program finished a best-ever third in the Learfield Sports Directors’ Cup Division III standings for 2016-17. Sixteen teams earned NCAA berths this year and scored points for the Jumbos. Full Story
USA Basketball Women’s U16 National Team Coached by Tufts' Carla Berube is Named The 12-member roster for the 2017 USA Basketball Women’s U16 National Team today was named after two days of training camp with 18 finalists, which followed four days of trials that began on May 25 with 133 athletes. Tufts University's Carla Berube will coach the team. (Photo courtesy of USA Basketball) Full Story
Tufts' Carla Berube Selected Head Coach For 2017 USA Basketball Women’s U16 National Team Carla Berube, head coach at Tufts University, has been tabbed head coach of the 2017 USA Basketball Women’s U16 National Team, it was announced today. The coaching staff was selected by the USA Basketball Women’s Developmental National Team Committee and approved by the USA Basketball Board of Directors. Full Story
No. 1 Amherst College Defeats No. 4 Tufts University, 52-29, in National Championship Game Michela North posted 14 points and 10 rebounds for the Jumbos in Michigan. Full Story
March 18, 2017 Baptista, North Receive D3Hoops Women's All-America Third Team Honors In a release just before tip-off of the 2017 NCAA Division III Women's Basketball Championship Game on Saturday night, senior tri-captain Michela North and junior Melissa Baptista of the Tufts University women's basketball team were announced as D3hoops.com All-America third team selections.
March 18, 2017 Rivals Tufts and Amherst Meet for NCAA Women's Basketball Championship Saturday Night A New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) team will win the 2017 NCAA Division III Women's Basketball Championship on Saturday night as Tufts University and Amherst College tangle for the third time this season in the national final.
March 17, 2017 Women’s Basketball Overcomes 12-Point Deficit in Fourth to Defeat St. Thomas, 60-57, in Final Four The Jumbos will have another shot at the program’s first-ever national title on Saturday at 7:30 p.m. in Grand Rapids, Michigan.
March 17, 2017 Jumbo NCAA Women's Basketball "Final Four" Game Notes Check out team tidbits and statistics as the Jumbos head into "Final Four" action tonight in Michigan.
March 16, 2017 Final Four in a Row for Women's Basketball Seniors Hicks, Lee and North Tufts University women's basketball seniors (l-r) Katy Hicks, Michela North and Josie Lee are at the NCAA "Final Four" for the fourth consecutive season.
March 16, 2017 Women's Basketball Only Team with Two WBCA All-Americans as Baptista, North Honored Junior Melissa Baptista and senior Michela North of the Tufts University women's basketball team were called up to the stage on Thursday night to be recognized as Women's Basketball Coaches Association (WBCA) All-Americans at the 2017 NCAA DIII Championship banquet.
March 16, 2017 Watch Women's Basketball Thursday Press Conference at NCAA "Final Four" Head coach Carla Berube and junior Lauren Dillon, senior Josie Lee and senior Michela North talk to the media on Thursday at a "Final Four" press conference in Grand Rapids, Michigan.
March 15, 2017 This Week in Tufts Athletics: March 13 - 19 It’s a big week for Tufts Athletics as men’s and women’s swimming competes in the NCAA Championships and women’s basketball makes their fourth consecutive Final Four appearance. And in addition to that, many spring sports are joining in on the action!
Mar 04 Final
NCAA Championship 2nd Round
Mar 10 Final
@ Washington University, St. Louis, Mo.
NCAA Championship 3rd Round
Mar 11 Final
at Washington (Mo.)
NCAA Sectional Final
Mar 17 Final
vs. St. Thomas (Minn.)
@ Calvin College; Grand Rapids, Mich.
NCAA Championship Semi-final
Mar 18 Final
@ Grand Rapids, Mich.
NCAA Championship Game