Stories tagged: women's basketball
SATURDAY, FEB. 6, 2016, 9:05 P.M.
Women’s basketball: Ferenz provides spark in Vandals’ win
Idaho freshman Mikayla Ferenz came off the bench to score a season-high 25 points and Idaho pulled away in the second half and beat Northern Arizona 76-59 in a Big …
SATURDAY, FEB. 6, 2016, 5:59 P.M.
Young players made big strides in Gonzaga women’s win
As her three children were frolicking on the court Saturday afternoon, Gonzaga women’s basketball coach Lisa Fortier warmed to the subject of growth spurts.
FRIDAY, FEB. 5, 2016, 10:24 P.M.
Women’s basketball: Ducks crush Cougars
Jillian Alleyne had 25 points on 10-of-13 shooting and 14 rebounds to tie the school record with her 88th career double-double and Oregon used a dominating start to defeat Washington …
FRIDAY, FEB. 5, 2016, 5:36 P.M.
No. 2 South Carolina sells out for first time
No. 2 South Carolina will have a packed house when the Gamecocks host No. 1 Connecticut on Monday night, the program’s first sellout at 18,000-seat Colonial Life Arena.
THURSDAY, FEB. 4, 2016, 11:53 P.M.
Gonzaga women ride new lineup to 83-68 win over Loyola Marymount
Gratefully, the Gonzaga women were able to turn the page Thursday night. The Bulldogs embraced a new month with a new starting lineup and some newfound offensive energy Thursday night …
THURSDAY, FEB. 4, 2016, 10:27 P.M.
Balanced Eagles hold off NAU
Delaney Hodgins and Tisha Phillips each scored 15 points to lead four Eagles in double-digit scoring and Eastern Washington dispatched the Northern Arizona Lumberjacks 72-65 in Cheney on Thursday night …
SUNDAY, JAN. 31, 2016, 9:35 P.M.
In brief: A’ja Wilson’s ignites No. 2 South Carolina women
South Carolina moved a step closer to an upcoming showdown against No. 1 Connecticut with another road win over a top-10 team.
SUNDAY, JAN. 31, 2016, 5:30 P.M.
Women’s basketball: WSU lose to No. 16 Stanford; No. 25 UW wins
Lili Thompson scored 24 of her career-high 30 points in the second half as the No. 16 Stanford women overcame a poor start Sunday to defeat visiting Washington State 69-52. …
SATURDAY, JAN. 30, 2016, 10:34 P.M.
Area women: Eastern scores season-high 100 in victory
Ashli Payne made 5 of 7 3-pointers and finished with 23 points and eight rebounds as Eastern Washington had its best offensive output this season in a 100-83 win over …
MONDAY, JAN. 25, 2016, 8:17 P.M.
Briann January, Courtney Vandersloot aim for 2016 Olympics in Rio
Courtney Vandersloot and Briann January will be reaching for gold this year.
MONDAY, JAN. 25, 2016, 2:13 P.M.
Washington enters AP Top 25 for first time since 2003
Washington coach Mike Neighbors has the Huskies back in the Top 25 for the first time in nearly 13 years.
MONDAY, JAN. 25, 2016, 2:12 P.M.
WSU’s Borislava Hristova wins another Pac-12 award
For the second straight week and the third time this season, Washington State forward Borislava Hristova is Pac-12 Freshman of the Week. Hristova led the Cougars with 13 points in …
THURSDAY, JAN. 21, 2016, 8:53 P.M.
Hayley Hodgins scores career-high 34 as Eagles top Bobcats
In a battle of Big Sky Conference unbeaten women’s basketball teams, Eastern Washington started strong Thursday night and finished stronger in an 81-69 drubbing of Montana State.
SUNDAY, JAN. 17, 2016, 5:53 P.M.
Plum carries Washington women past No. 25 USC 69-60
Kelsey Plum scored 21 of her 32 points in the second half, Chantel Osahor had a double-double and Washington dominated the second half in a 67-57 win over No. 25 …
SUNDAY, JAN. 17, 2016, 5:52 P.M.
No. 17 UCLA women hold off Washington State 75-73
Monique Billings scored 19 points, Jordin Canada had 16 and No. 17 UCLA held on to beat Washington State 75-73 on Sunday in Pullman. Borislava Hristova, who led the Cougars …
SATURDAY, JAN. 16, 2016, 9:44 P.M.
Women’s basketball roundup: San Diego hands Gonzaga second-straight loss
Katherine Hamilton and Malina Hood scored 14 points apiece and San Diego forced Gonzaga into 25 turnovers and beat the cold-shooting Bulldogs 63-54 in a West Coast Conference game Saturday …
TUESDAY, JAN. 12, 2016, 2:15 P.M.
Elle Tinkle to miss rest of senior year with knee injury
Gonzaga women’s basketball head coach Lisa Fortier confirmed Elle Tinkle will be out for the remainder of the season with an injury to her right knee.
SUNDAY, JAN. 10, 2016, 6:24 P.M.
Area women’s basketball: No. 14 ASU beats WSU
Sabrina Haines scored a career-high 19 points, including eight in the pivotal third quarter, and No. 14 Arizona State beat Washington State 63-45 on Sunday in Pullman.
SATURDAY, JAN. 9, 2016, 8:15 P.M.
Women’s basketball roundup: Gonzaga storms back, clips Pilots
Gonzaga erased a 17-point deficit and kept its unblemished West Coast Conference record intact with a 71-63 win over the Portland Pilots Saturday at the Chiles Center in Portland. Portland’s …
TUESDAY, JAN. 5, 2016, 9:22 P.M.
Big Sky Conference suspends women’s basketball officials
The Big Sky Conference has suspended three women’s basketball officials for one game for misapplying a rule during Northern Arizona’s game at Montana State on Jan. 2.
SUNDAY, JAN. 3, 2016, 5:47 P.M.
No. 3 Notre Dame beats Pitt for McGraw’s 800th win
No. 3 Notre Dame clamped down in the fourth quarter against host Pittsburgh to give coach Muffett McGraw her 800th victory. Brianna Turner scored 20 points in Notre Dame’s 65-55 …
SATURDAY, JAN. 2, 2016, 9:24 P.M.
Notre Dame women’s basketball coach Muffet McGraw closes in on 800 wins
Muffet McGraw has always enjoys a good puzzle. Jigsaw, word or number – doesn’t matter. She’s used them to stay sharp and challenge herself.
SATURDAY, JAN. 2, 2016, 7:23 P.M.
Women’s basketball roundup: Rodriguez helps send Utah past Washington State
Danielle Rodriguez made a go-ahead layup with 38 seconds left to help Utah beat Washington State 73-71 in a Pac-12 Conference game Saturday night in Salt Lake City. The win …
THURSDAY, DEC. 31, 2015, 8:44 P.M.
Delaney Hodgins’ hot hand propels Eagles
Sophomore Delaney Hodgins poured in a career-high 22 points on 8-of-13 shooting and grabbed nine rebounds to power the Eastern Washington Eagles (6-6) to a 59-55 victory over the Northern …
WEDNESDAY, DEC. 30, 2015, 9:26 P.M.
Women’s basketball: North Idaho takes title at Lower Columbia tournament
Shelby Cloninger scored a game-high 26 points Wednesday as the North Idaho Cardinals defeated the Umpqua Riverhawks 81-50 in the championship game of the Lower Columbia women’s basketball tournament at …
TUESDAY, DEC. 29, 2015, 8:10 P.M.
Women’s basketball: Pirates fall to Babson
The Whitworth women’s basketball team fell to Bobson 70-62 in its opening game of the Music City Classic Tuesday in Nashville. Whitworth had a 57-53 lead with 5:50 to play, …
MONDAY, DEC. 28, 2015, 3:11 P.M.
UW at WSU to kick off Pac-12 women’s basketball
Washington State women’s basketball coach June Daugherty can’t wait for the Pac-12 season to begin.
WEDNESDAY, DEC. 23, 2015, 8:36 P.M.
Foreign players bolster women’s college basketball
Chen Yue had little trepidation about coming 6,000 miles from Beijing to Cal to play for the 21st-ranked Golden Bears.
WEDNESDAY, DEC. 23, 2015, 5:26 P.M.
Gonzaga women hold off Loyola Marymount for WCC road win
Georgia Stirton scored 14 points and Zhane Templeton hit a key 3-pointer Wednesday to help Gonzaga to a 66-59 West Coast Conference women’s basketball victory over Loyola Marymount at Los …
MONDAY, DEC. 21, 2015, 11:12 P.M.
Boise State’s Pahukoa too much for Eastern women
Brooke Pahukoa scored a career-high 30 points and Boise State made 10 of 12 free throws in the final three minutes to hold off Eastern Washington 84-79 in a nonconference …