Albany Women's Basketball Team Capsule
Each weekday through Oct. 29, an America East men's basketball team will be profiled on AmericaEast.com with a team capsule, head coach interview and info graphics.
Head Coach: Katie Abrahamson-Henderson
Year at School: 4th
2012-13 Record: 27-4, 16-0
Finish: 1st (No. 1 seed, 3-0)
Postseason: NCAA 1st Round (Lost to North Carolina, 59-54)
Letterwinners Returning/Lost: 7/5
Starters Returning/Lost: 1/4
Top Returnees: Megan Craig, 10.6 ppg, 4.8 rpg, 28 blks in 12-13
Shereesha Richards, 10.2 ppg, 8.4 rpg, 2.1 spg
- Albany became just the fourth team in conference history and the first since Maine in 1996 to go undefeated during the conference regular-season and then go on to win the tournament title.
- The Great Danes have won 23-straight conference regular-season games entering the 2013-14 season.
- Albany was a unanimous No. 1 selection and bring back a pair of all-conference performers in Megan Craig and Shereesha Richards. The Great Danes also lose to first-team selections from a year ago including America East Co-Player of the Year Ebone Henry and one of the best rebounders in conference history, Julie Forster.
- Albany led the conference in scoring offense, scoring defense, field goal percentage, field goal percentage defense, rebounding assists and steals.