No. 22 George Washington women beat Richmond 81-69 in OT
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Six months after two staff members died in a tragic accident, the Richmond women returned to the court and won their season opener. But Ginny Doyle and Natalie Lewis are never far from their minds.
The two University of Richmond basketball coaches killed in a hot-air balloon crash were a beloved longtime assistant who was part of one of the most revered moments in the program's history, and a woman who was hardly out of college and always cheerful.
A women's basketball coach at the University of Richmond was among three people feared dead after a hot air balloon drifted into a power line and burst into flames in front of hundreds of horrified spectators.
Olivia Applewhite came off the bench to score 18 points and grab 11 rebounds as No. 17 Dayton remained unbeaten in the Atlantic 10 conference by defeating Richmond 72-64 Sunday.
A two-sport athlete at Richmond, Becca Wann leads the Spiders in rebounds and assists and is a soccer All-American who was part of the U.S. team that won the U-20 World Cup in 2012.
Michelle Woods scored a career-high 20 points and No. 23 Miami picked up a 69-63 victory over Richmond Monday night in a nonconference showdown.