Stories tagged: women's basketball
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 18, 2018, 8:35 p.m.
Morgan Bertsch scored 34 points and UC Davis beat Washington State 75-62 on Sunday in Pullman.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 17, 2018, 10:48 p.m.
Gonzaga, which improved to 18-26 against current Mountain West teams, earned a 37-36 advantage on the glass, and outscored the Rebels in the paint, 36-22. The Zags have now outscored …
Fri., Nov. 16, 2018, 10:22 p.m.
Women’s basketball: Borislava Hristova scores 31 points to lead Washington State to double-overtime win
Borislava Hristova scored six of her 31 points in the second overtime Friday and Washington State’s women’s basketball team registered the first win of the Kamie Ethridge era with an …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 15, 2018, 10:32 p.m.
Freshman guard Honesty Scott-Grayson scored 15 points on 6-of-7 shooting to lead seven Baylor players in double figures as the fourth-ranked Lady Bears easily got past Southern University 94-49 on …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 16, 2018, 12:05 a.m.
Gonzaga women’s basketball head coach Lisa Fortier announced the signing of Houston-area standouts Kayleigh and Kaylynne Truong to National Letters of Intent for the 2019-20 season on Wednesday.
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 14, 2018, 8:25 p.m.
Uriah Howard and Violet Kapri Morrow combined for 30 points and 13 rebounds and the Eastern Washington Eagles pulled away in the second half for a 66-45 victory over the …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 13, 2018, 9:48 p.m.
Saddled by foul trouble in her last game, Zykera Rice had no such issues on Tuesday night.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 13, 2018, 6:28 p.m.
Rutgers coach C. Vivian Stringer became the fifth Division I women’s basketball coach to win 1,000 games when the Scarlet Knights beat Central Connecticut State 73-44. Stringer joined Pat Summitt, …
Mon., Nov. 12, 2018, 10:35 p.m.
When C. Vivian Stringer first started coaching 46 years ago, there weren’t many female African-American basketball coaches to turn to for advice. So she looked elsewhere.
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 11, 2018, 9:50 p.m.
Eastern Washington held Gonzaga’s offense in check for about three quarters on Sunday. But the Eagles’ offense didn’t take advantage of the Bulldogs’ early shooting woes, and eventually Gonzaga pulled …
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 11, 2018, 10 p.m.
Sat., Nov. 10, 2018, 5 a.m.
The weaknesses – inconsistent rebounding and some defensive lapses in the second half of Wednesday night’s game against Montana – are all relative. After all, the Zags won 76-52 in …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 6, 2018, 9:53 p.m.
Hailey Bassett-Meachem scored 23 points and visiting Utah State (1-0) beat Washington State (0-1) 72-61 in Kamie Ethridge’s WSU coaching debut.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 2, 2018, 10:30 p.m.
Most notable in the Zags’ offensive performance was the distribution of scoring. All but two of the 11 players who played scored and five players finished in double figures.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 1, 2018, 7:05 p.m.
For now, expectations for the Gonzaga women don’t extend beyond Friday night’s exhibition against Carroll College.
Thu., Nov. 1, 2018, 6 a.m.
The way Laura Stockton sees it, if she makes some noise this season, so will Gonzaga.
Thu., Nov. 1, 2018, 6 a.m.
The Zags are going for their third straight West Coast Conference regular-season and tournament titles, and they have just the personnel to do it.
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 30, 2018, 8:31 p.m.
Sue Bird and Diana Taurasi shared a hug as the final seconds ran down on a third straight World Cup championship. The longtime USA Basketball teammates had accomplished another piece …
Sat., Sept. 29, 2018, 7:51 p.m.
Just as it has done for most of the tournament, the U.S. used a big third quarter keyed by Diana Taurarsi and Breanna Stewart to pull away from an opponent.
Fri., Sept. 28, 2018, 7:46 p.m.
Breanna Stewart scored 19 points and the United States rallied to beat pesky Nigeria 71-40 in the quarterfinals of the Women’s Basketball World Cup on Friday.
Sun., Sept. 23, 2018, 10:21 p.m.
Breanna Stewart scored 21 of her 23 points in the second half and A’ja Wilson added 20 points to help the United States beat China 100-88 on Sunday in the …
UPDATED: Sun., Aug. 26, 2018, 5:17 p.m.
WNBA capsules: Breanna Stewart, Jewell Loyd power Seattle Storm victory over Mercury in series opener
League MVP Breanna Stewart scored 19 of her 28 points in the first half, Jewell Loyd added 23 – including Seattle’s final seven points – and the Storm held on …
Tue., Aug. 21, 2018, 10:14 a.m.
Breanna Stewart has taken her game to a new level this year to lead Seattle to the top spot in the league. Her efforts earned her Associated Press WNBA Player …
Thu., Aug. 16, 2018, 5:17 p.m.
Gonzaga will face defending national champion Notre Dame in the opening game of the inaugural Vancouver Showcase on Nov. 22, organizers announced Thursday.
Tue., Aug. 14, 2018, 7:27 p.m.
Courtney Vandersloot hit two free throws with 2.2 seconds left and broke the WNBA’s single-season assists record, helping the Chicago Sky beat the Minnesota Lynx 91-88. Vandersloot set the record …
Mon., Aug. 13, 2018, 6:18 p.m.
Minnesota Lynx star Lindsay Whalen will retire after the WNBA season, ending her stellar 15-year career.
Sun., Aug. 12, 2018, 9:05 p.m.
Natasha Howard scored 21 points, Breanna Stewart had 17 points and a season-high 17 rebounds and the Seattle Storm beat the Minnesota Lynx 81-72 on Sunday night.
Tue., July 31, 2018, 4:42 p.m.
August will be a quite a month for former Eastern Washington University women’s basketball star Delaney Hodgins.
Sat., July 28, 2018, 4:25 p.m.
Minnesota Lynx star Maya Moore won her third straight All-Star MVP award to lead Team Parker past Team Delle Donne 119-112 in the WNBA All-Star Game on Saturday.
Mon., July 23, 2018, 5:19 p.m.
The WNBA has suspended Phoenix Mercury guard Diana Taurasi one game without pay after she received her seventh technical foul of the season.