Coverage of the Gonzaga Bulldogs and NCAA Women's Basketball Tournament action in Spokane.
UPDATED: Sun., March 25, 2018, 9:02 p.m.
Notre Dame-Oregon: A stellar matchup for Spokane Regional final
Coaches are paid to worry. Notre Dame coach Muffet McGraw is fretting about her team’s defense on the 3-point line. Oregon’s Kelly Graves is stressing about rebounding.
Wed., March 21, 2018, 5:40 p.m.
Eastern Washington’s Lynn Hickey helped pave path to national prominence for women’s college basketball
When Chennedy Carter hit a winning shot last weekend to send Texas A&M to the Spokane Regional, she thanked her coaches, her teammates and all the fans in Aggieland. Perhaps …
UPDATED: Mon., March 5, 2018, 10:56 p.m.
Gonzaga women face tough task against San Diego with WCC Tournament title on the line
The Gonzaga Bulldogs have just one more team standing in the way of their eighth West Coast Conference championship in program history.
UPDATED: Fri., March 2, 2018, 7:29 p.m.
Jill Barta scores 19 in first half, Gonzaga tops Pepperdine 81-70 in WCC tournament quarterfinals
Jill Barta scored 19 of her 24 points in the first half to lead the Gonzaga Bulldogs (25-5) to an 81-70 win over the Pepperdine Waves (10-20) in the West …
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 25, 2018, 5 p.m.
Gonzaga women to face either Pepperdine, Santa Clara in WCC Tournament quarterfinals
The Gonzaga women (24-5, 17-1) earned the top seed in the West Coast Conference and will open WCC Tournament play against either No. 8 Pepperdine (9-19. 5-13) or No. 9 …
Sun., Dec. 31, 2017, 8:16 p.m.
Kat Tudor scores 27, No. 17 Oregon State women top Washington State 71-53
Kat Tudor hit seven 3-pointers and scored 27 points, both career highs, Marie Gulich and Mikayla Pivec had double-doubles and No. 17 Oregon State pulled away for its eighth-straight win, …
Fri., Nov. 24, 2017, 6:57 p.m.
Jill Barta’s 30 points help Gonzaga’s women bounce back at Play4Kay Showcase
Jill Barta scored a game-high 30 points and the Gonzaga Bulldogs women’s basketball team led nearly the entire way Friday while defeating Kent State 77-57 in their second game at …
Tue., Oct. 24, 2017, 5:42 p.m.
Tickets go on sale Wednesday for 2018 NCAA women’s basketball tournament
Tickets for the 2018 NCAA women’s basketball regional at the Spokane Arena next March will go on sale at 10 a.m. on Wednesday.
Wed., Oct. 11, 2017, 4:51 p.m.
Gonzaga women’s basketball sets fan fest for Saturday
Gonzaga women’s basketball hosts the annual Numerica Fan Fest in the Kennel on Saturday.
Fri., June 2, 2017, 6:36 p.m.
Former Gonzaga women’s basketball star Courtney Vandersloot won’t slow down
Courtney Vandersloot is in fastbreak mode, and she wouldn’t have it any other way.
UPDATED: Thu., April 20, 2017, 3:46 p.m.
Gonzaga’s Kiara Kudron to play on All-Star team for nine-game tour of China
Gonzaga senior forward Kiara Kudron has been selected to join the NetScouts Baskeball USA Women’s All-Star team for a nine-game series in China.
UPDATED: Fri., March 24, 2017, 5:07 p.m.
After a championship season, Gonzaga women’s basketball looks for more next year
Coach Lisa Fortier and her Gonzaga women’s basketball team checked quite a few boxes this year
Tue., March 21, 2017, 6:45 p.m.
Dave Boling: Kelsey Plum may be toughest athlete in Huskies history
Kelsey Plum actually made a mistake on the night of her historic performance in the Washington women’s runaway basketball win over Oklahoma.
Tue., March 21, 2017, 5:52 p.m.
Mississippi State thrives with father-daughter combo of Vic Schaefer, Blair Schaefer
Mississippi State coach Vic Schaefer and guard Blair Schaefer established the separation between father-daughter and coach-player nearly a decade ago when Blair was in seventh grade.
Tue., March 21, 2017, 5:34 p.m.
NCAA women’s basketball fans learn to pronounce Quinnipiac
The first thing folks at Quinnipiac want you to know is how to say the school’s name.
UPDATED: Sun., March 19, 2017, 10:32 p.m.
Gonzaga women ready to get back at it despite NCAA loss
Her season had just ended with a tough loss and a sore nose, but Chandler Smith was ready to get back on the court.
UPDATED: Sat., March 18, 2017, 8:37 p.m.
Rough first quarter left Gonzaga women playing catch-up against Oklahoma
Laura Stockton’s body language said it all. After another Oklahoma 3-point shot in the first quarter, Gonzaga’s sophomore point guard let her shoulders slump.
UPDATED: Sat., March 18, 2017, 9:01 p.m.
Oklahoma holds off Gonzaga women in NCAAs, 75-62
Elle Tinkle managed a brave face after her last college basketball game.
UPDATED: Fri., March 17, 2017, 10:59 p.m.
NCAA women’s tournament: Second-seeded Oregon State survives Long Beach State’s upset bid
Breanna Brown scored 12 points and second-seeded Oregon State held off feisty No. 15 seed Long Beach State in the final minute to eke out a 56-55 victory Friday in …
UPDATED: Fri., March 17, 2017, 8:43 p.m.
Gonzaga women hope to run past Oklahoma in NCAA Tournament
Come Saturday afternoon, Gonzaga will match its transition game against Oklahoma’s forbidding strength in the paint. If only it were that simple.