A shortage of made baskets in the final quarter cost the University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma women’s basketball team in their efforts to secure a win in their Sooner Athletic Conference opener at St. Gregory’s University. The Drovers fell 78-69 after watching a lead they held much of the game slip away in the final minutes.


The Emergency Food Pantry in Chickasha considerably grew its inventory thanks to the the generosity of members of the University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma men’s and women’s basketball teams.

    The USAO women's scheduled basketball game for Saturday, Nov. 28 against Haskell Indian Nation has been cancelled. Officials from both schools agreed with the threat of a sever winter storm looming that travel from the Lawrence, Kan. school to Chickasha would be unsafe. The game will not be re-scheduled this year.

USAO celebrated its first win of the women’s basketball season under the direction of new coach Darrick Matthews with a 63-52 win over visiting Jarvis Christian University. The victory improved the Drovers to 1-4 on the season and gives them needed momentum heading into a tough road game at NCAA Division II power Emporia State Saturday...

The University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma women’s basketball team bettered its initial output by more than 20 points but still found themselves on the wrong end of a 66-56 loss to visiting Friends University on Thursday.

The season debut for new coach Darrick Matthews and his USAO women’s basketball team began Friday as the Drovers travelled to face out-of-state foe Friends University in Wichita, Kan. The Falcons took advantage of USAO’s limited shooting and spotty ball handling and came away with a 64-36 win.

USAO coach Darrick Matthews knows how vital the days leading up to the start of the 2015-16 women’s basketball season have been.  The new coach has fast-tracked his Drovers to take of the necessary details to be a successful team.

CHICKASHA -- The University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma has gained the services of one of the brightest, young basketball coaches in the state with the announcement of its newest hire to lead its women’s team.

CHICKASHA – After three seasons as Drover Head Women’s Basketball Coach, Jennifer Hayden has resigned as of Tuesday afternoon, to join her husband Sam Hayden who took the head baseball coach position at Vernon College out of Texas.

CHICKASHA – Losing just one senior and having many returning players, USAO women’s basketball team nets five recruits for the 2015-16 roster to complete the team.