College Women's Basketball Recruiting | Oregon | George Fox University

Compete for a National Powerhouse

The success of George Fox women’s basketball program speaks for itself, with a national title and seven NCAA Sweet 16 appearances since 2000 . . . but that only tells part of the story. What makes Bruin basketball special is the commitment that players make to one another and their coaches – and the incredible family atmosphere that celebrates results.

Women’s basketball athletes are prepared to find their unique role on the team and make their mark in a program that has cultivated a celebrated winning tradition. The program also emphasizes excellence outside of the court and seeks to prepare student-athletes for life after George Fox. Basketball athletes are held to high standards of integrity and character.

George Fox truly offers the student-athlete experience, where professors know students by name and academics are at the forefront of the college experience. Additionally, George Fox students get the opportunity to grow spiritually in a Christian atmosphere at a school ranked among the top Christian schools in the nation. George Fox students also receive the top value among Oregon schools, according to Money magazine, which ranked George Fox the No. 1 school in the state on its "Best Colleges for Your Money" list in 2017.

Why George Fox?

  • The women’s basketball program provides a built-in community for new students to George Fox, and allows them to join one of the most celebrated Division III programs in the country.

  • Players are prepared to find their unique role on the team and make their mark in a program that has cultivated a winning tradition.

  • The combination of academics, athletics, and value that George Fox provides make it a great choice for your collegiate athletics career.

Wheeler Sports Center

Home to the university’s men’s and women’s basketball and women’s volleyball teams, this 55,000-square-foot facility, located alongside the tree-shaded Hess Creek Canyon, features a gymnasium with three full-length basketball courts, room for three volleyball courts, a 1,500 square-foot weight room, one racquetball court, locker rooms, administrative offices and athletic training room facilities.

All Facilities

  • '09 NCAA D-III
    National Champions

  • 3 NCAA "Final Four"
    Appearances

  • 6 NCAA "Elite 8"
    Appearances

  • 9 NCAA "Sweet 16"
    Appearances

  • 14 NCAA National Tournament
    appearances in 16 years

  • 12 Northwest Conference
    Championships

  • 25 straight winning
    seasons

  • 14 Top 25
    National Rankings

  • 3 NCAA Division III National
    Coaches of the Year

  • 20 All-
    Americans

  • 1 Academic
    All-American

George Fox: A Top Ranked College

  • We are top-flight Christian university, ranked among the top Christian colleges in the nation (Forbes) and in the first tier of U.S. News & World Report’s Best Regional Universities (West) category.

  • You will get the opportunity to compete in a Christ-centered program that emphasizes good citizenship, sportsmanship and a commitment to team.

Become an NCAA Student Athlete

At the Division III level, we maintain a proper perspective between academics and athletics. Character, work ethic, sportsmanship and teamwork take precedence over winning. Such a commitment reflects our philosophy that the athletic arena is more than just a place where games are played – it’s a venue vitally critical to your leadership development, mentoring and education.

The Region’s Premier Small-College Conference

George Fox is a member of the NCAA Division III Northwest Conference, a group of nine selective private colleges which all rank in the first tier of U.S. News’ National Liberal Arts Colleges or Regional University categories. The other members are Lewis & Clark College, Linfield College, Pacific Lutheran University, Pacific University, University of Puget Sound, Whitman College, Whitworth University and Willamette University.