Geno Auriemma and Diana Taurasi shared a long, emotional embrace. Mission accomplished.
Team USA captain Sue Bird missed Thursday’s semifinal because of a right knee injury, but that did not much matter for the U.S., which advanced to Saturday’s gold-medal game with …
Shannon Schweyen has been promoted to head coach of the Montana women’s basketball team that she played on and has helped coach for the past 24 seasons.
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Tina Charles scored 17 points and Maya Moore added 13 to help the U.S. women’s basketball team beat France 84-62 on Wednesday night in an exhibition game in Newark, Delaware.
Montana women’s basketball coach Robin Selvig announced his retirement Wednesday after 38 years at the school.
The Big 12 presidents have directed Commissioner Bob Bowlsby to evaluate schools that are interested in joining the conference, stopping just short of announcing it planned to expand.
The Denver Nuggets signed first-round pick Jamal Murray and agreed to a two-year deal with veteran Mike Miller.
Marin Cilic and Borna Coric backed up their captain’s belief in a stirring rally, winning matches to give Croatia a 3-2 comeback victory at the Tualatin Hills hard courts in …
Hyo Joo Kim bogeyed her final hole Thursday for a 5-under 66 and a share of the Marathon Classic lead with fellow South Korean player Mirim Lee and Japan’s Haru …
Pat Summitt’s fight against Alzheimer’s disease continues, and has even gained momentum since her death.
A person with knowledge of the negotiations told the Associated Press that Rajon Rondo is going to the Chicago Bulls, agreeing on a $30 million, two-year deal.
Summitt, 64, was the winningest major college basketball coach in the history of the game. Men’s basketball or women’s. More than Dean Smith. More than Adolph Rupp or John Wooden.
Pat Summitt, the winningest coach in Division I college basketball history who uplifted the women’s game from obscurity to national prominence during her 38-year career at Tennessee, died Tuesday morning. …
Members of the 1996 U.S. Olympic team are proud of how their gold-medal performance helped launch professional women’s basketball in their home country.
Elizabeth Bolich of Mead and Tommie Sue Swannack of Sprague were double state champions to lead the showing by area competitors in the Washington junior high and high school rodeo …
Shelby Cheslek (Gonzaga) and Jazmine Perkins (Washington State), two former area collegiate standouts, are playing on the NetScouts USA Women’s All-Star basketball team that is competing against national teams in …
Washington has signed women’s basketball coach Mike Neighbors to a contract extension through the 2022-23 season with the Huskies coming off their first Final Four appearance in school history.
The visits have been a constant through eight years of the Obama presidency.
All-West Coast Conference guard Elle Tinkle gets another year to play for the Bulldogs
UConn women’s basketball coach Geno Auriemma has been hospitalized with an undisclosed illness.
Villanova junior forward Kris Jenkins, who hit the game-winning 3-point basket in the national championship game, said Friday he has “every intention” of returning to school for his senior year …
Breanna Stewart, Moriah Jefferson and Morgan Tuck had historic careers at UConn. The trio made more history Thursday night in the WNBA as the top three picks in the draft.
The University of Connecticut women’s basketball team has been feted with a victory parade through downtown Hartford following its unprecedented fourth consecutive NCAA tournament championship.
Coach Quentin Hillsman made defense the cornerstone of Syracuse’s rebuilding project.
The New York Rangers needed three tries before finally getting the win that clinched a postseason berth.
Breanna Stewart came to UConn with the lofty goal of winning four national championships and the Huskies are now just one victory away from history.
Kawhi Leonard had a career-high 33 points, LaMarcus Aldrige had 31 points and 15 rebounds and the San Antonio Spurs beat the visiting Toronto Raptors 102-95 Saturday night for their …
If adversity builds character, the Gonzaga women should be among the toughest teams in the nation next season.
All of the women’s basketball world will descend on Indianapolis this weekend in a celebration of the sport. For the first time in NCAA history the Division I, II and …