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GCU lost top scorer Murphy, but keep an eye on Chilaka

Now entering the game for the Antelopes… No. 22 Petrolina Chilaka for No. 20 Samantha Murphy. Murphy, the nation’s scoring leader in Division II women’s basketball last season, graduated from […]

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    What do you do when your team graduates the No. 1 scorer in the nation, and the top two scorers in program history? If you’re Grand Canyon University basketball coach […]
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  • GCU women’s hoops adds D-I transfers in rebuilding effort

    What do you do when your team graduates the No. 1 scorer in the nation, and the top two scorers in program history? If you’re Grand Canyon University basketball coach […]

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    Samantha Murphy got the last laugh this week. The Xavier Prep graduate and career scoring leader at Grand Canyon University was named the NCAA Division II Women’s Player of the […]
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  • After Region snub, Samantha Murphy named nation’s best

    Samantha Murphy got the last laugh this week. The Xavier Prep graduate and career scoring leader at Grand Canyon University was named the NCAA Division II Women’s Player of the […]

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    Grand Canyon University used a roster loaded with local athletes this year to make a run at a women’s basketball national championship. The Antelopes climbed to a No. 7 national […]
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  • Local basketball players carry GCU to best-ever season

    Grand Canyon University used a roster loaded with local athletes this year to make a run at a women’s basketball national championship. The Antelopes climbed to a No. 7 national […]

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    The Grand Canyon women’s basketball team should find out soon whether they’ve cracked the national Top 10 rankings. It would be a shock if the No. 12 Antelopes don’t move […]
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  • Murphy’s 38 pts should move GCU into nation’s Top 10

    Posted on February 7, 2011 | 1,173 Comments
    The Grand Canyon women’s basketball team should find out soon whether they’ve cracked the national Top 10 rankings. It would be a shock if the No. 12 Antelopes don’t move […]

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    Merry Christmas, Grand Canyon University sports fans!  When you return to campus from your holiday break, you’ll be able to take a short stroll over to the gym to get […]
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    Nations’ top scorer in Division II is an Antelope

    Merry Christmas, Grand Canyon University sports fans!  When you return to campus from your holiday break, you’ll be able to take a short stroll over to the gym to get […]

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    Samantha Murphy was born the year Cindy Kinderknecht set the Grand Canyon University record for most points in a women’s basketball game by tossing in 46 points. It was the […]
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    GCU women’s hoops sets 5 school records in single game

    Samantha Murphy was born the year Cindy Kinderknecht set the Grand Canyon University record for most points in a women’s basketball game by tossing in 46 points. It was the […]

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    You could see it coming.  Samantha Murphy began showing signs of the basketball success that was to come way back in her freshman year at Xavier Prep in Phoenix. The […]
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    GCU basketball player scores rare double honor

    You could see it coming.  Samantha Murphy began showing signs of the basketball success that was to come way back in her freshman year at Xavier Prep in Phoenix. The […]

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    One thing about small schools with evolving sports programs… there are plenty of records to set in the early stages. Grand Canyon University in Phoenix is a small (25,000 enrollment), […]
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    Xavier Prep’s Murphy is still ballin’, gets GCU scoring record

    One thing about small schools with evolving sports programs… there are plenty of records to set in the early stages. Grand Canyon University in Phoenix is a small (25,000 enrollment), […]

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    Someone should have run up to Trent May and put a lei of flowers around his neck.  After all, it was Hawaii – and it was time to celebrate. But […]
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    Antelopes short of 100 points, but coach hits career mark

    Someone should have run up to Trent May and put a lei of flowers around his neck.  After all, it was Hawaii – and it was time to celebrate. But […]

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