Stories tagged: women's basketball
SUNDAY, DEC. 13, 2015, 7:08 P.M.
Women’s basketball: GU, EWU, Whitworth, CCS all take victories
Gonzaga’s reserves played a huge role, leading the Bulldogs to an 80-50 win at Colgate in their first-ever game in the state of New York.
SATURDAY, DEC. 12, 2015, 9:58 P.M.
Women’s basketball: Saint Mary’s thwarts WSU’s comeback attempt
Saint Mary’s made 11 of 12 fourth-quarter free throws and withstood Washington State’s comeback attempt in a 75-71 nonconference win Saturday in Moraga, California. The Gaels took a 40-22 lead …
FRIDAY, DEC. 11, 2015, 9:07 P.M.
Gonzaga women never trail in road win over Dayton, 57-47
Gonzaga women’s basketball picked up an impressive victory at Dayton Friday, 57-47. The Zags never trailed in front of a large crowd in the University of Dayton Arena.
TUESDAY, DEC. 8, 2015, 9:05 P.M.
WSU women improve to 8-1 by holding off Gonzaga
The women’s basketball rivalry between Gonzaga and Washington State has been full of heart-pounding finishes in recent years. Louise Brown figured she’d spare her blood pressure.
TUESDAY, DEC. 8, 2015, 6:12 P.M.
Whitworth senior forward KC McConnell was named Northwest Conference women’s basketball student-athlete of the week after helping the Pirates to two wins last weekend, the conference announced Tuesday.
TUESDAY, DEC. 8, 2015, 4:10 P.M.
Katie Estey puts her heart into basketball at Carroll
The basketball is back in Katie Estey’s hands, and she couldn’t be more grateful – for family, teammates and second chances.
SUNDAY, DEC. 6, 2015, 7:40 P.M.
WSU women’s basketball team hands San Diego first loss
Borislava Hristova scored 21 points and grabbed a team-high five rebounds in leading the Washington State women’s basketball team to a 78-72 victory over host San Diego on Sunday.
SATURDAY, DEC. 5, 2015, 8:19 P.M.
Women’s basketball: Idaho edges Wyoming to improve to 7-1
Ali Forde had 19 points, 13 rebounds and a season-high five blocks and the Idaho women’s basketball team made five free throws in the final 33 seconds to get past …
SATURDAY, DEC. 5, 2015, 6:32 P.M.
Morgan Tuck leads No. 1 UConn over No. 3 Notre Dame
Morgan Tuck had 21 points, eight assists and seven rebounds Saturday to help the No. 1 Connecticut Huskies beat third-ranked Notre Dame 91-81 in the Jimmy V Classic.
FRIDAY, DEC. 4, 2015, 9 P.M.
Women’s basketball: Pirates dump Pioneers in NWC opener
K.C. McConnell scored 21 points and Whitworth opened Northwest Conference play with a 67-42 win over Lewis & Clark in Spokane. The Pirates set the tone early, outscoring the Pioneers …
THURSDAY, DEC. 3, 2015, 10:51 P.M.
Women’s basketball: Washington State holds off Boise State
Freshman Borislava nailed 18 points and Pinelopi Pavlopoulou scored a career-high 12 points to lift the Washington State Cougars 57-52 over the Boise State Broncos.
TUESDAY, DEC. 1, 2015, 7:59 P.M.
Women’s basketball: North Idaho defeats CC Spokane
Shelby Cloninger scored 17 points and Stormee Van Belle added 13 Tuesday as North Idaho used a 19-7 second quarter to defeat Community Colleges of Spokane 63-55 in nonconference women’s …
SUNDAY, NOV. 29, 2015, 6:25 P.M.
High-profile mid-major home games more common with women
Connecticut’s visit to Chattanooga on Monday night exemplifies one of the major differences between women’s basketball and the men’s game – women’s mid-majors are much more likely to host big-name …
SUNDAY, NOV. 29, 2015, 5:59 P.M.
Gonzaga women lose to North Carolina 67-62
Xylina McDaniel completed a three-point play to put North Carolina ahead with 42 seconds left and made four free throws after a pair of defensive rebounds after that, scoring the …
FRIDAY, NOV. 27, 2015, 9:05 P.M.
Women’s Basketball: Washington State cruises against San Jose State
Freshman Borislava Hristova scored 30 points on 12-of-19 shooting to lead Washington State over San Jose State 95-80 on Friday in Pullman.
THURSDAY, NOV. 26, 2015, 9:29 P.M.
No. 15 Duke women defeat Idaho 74-68 in Cancun Challenge
Azura Stevens scored 22 points and grabbed 12 rebounds to lead No. 15 Duke over Idaho 74-68 on Thursday at the Cancun Challenge.
THURSDAY, NOV. 26, 2015, 9:22 P.M.
No. 19 Northwestern women edge Eastern Washington
Christen Inman scored a career-high 28 points, Nia Coffey added 17 and Ashley Deary scored 13 with 10 steals and seven assists to lead the No. 19 Northwestern women past …
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 25, 2015, 8 P.M.
Women’s basketball: Central Washington rolls past Whitworth
ELLENSBURG – Guard Jasmin Edwards scored 22 points, hitting 8 of 14 from the field and 5 of 5 from the free-throw line, as host Central Washington (4-1) defeated Whitworth …
FRIDAY, NOV. 20, 2015, 10:17 P.M.
Women’s basketball: Washington State improves to 3-0
Freshman Borislava Hristova scored 23 points and added seven rebounds Friday as Washington State improved to 3-0 with a 70-57 victory over Nevada (0-3) in the opening game of the …
MONDAY, NOV. 16, 2015, 10:47 P.M.
WSU, NIC women victorious
Freshman Borislava Hristova hit 3 of 4 3-pointers in a 20-point game to lead the Washington State women to a 61-48 non-conference’s women’s basketball victory over Hampton on Monday night …
SUNDAY, NOV. 15, 2015, 6:14 P.M.
Women’s basketball: EWU and Idaho win while Whitworth loses in overtime
Hayley Hodgins scored 20 points and Eastern Washington women’s basketball coach Wendy Schuller picked up her 200th career win with the Eagles’ 65-44 victory over Air Force on Sunday.
SUNDAY, NOV. 8, 2015, 9:10 P.M.
UConn experiments with bigger ball in exhibition win
UConn coach Geno Auriemma doesn’t expect any immediate rules changes to come out an experimental game. But he’s happy to get the conversation going.
SUNDAY, NOV. 8, 2015, 6:03 P.M.
WSU women cruise in basketball exhibition game
WSU a 79-37 winner in exhibition women’s basketball game.
UPDATED: TUESDAY, OCT. 27, 2015, 1:03 P.M.
John Stockton accepts coaching spot at Montana State
John Stockton is back in the game. The NBA Hall of Famer has joined the Montana State women’s basketball program as an assistant coach, the school announced Tuesday morning.
THURSDAY, OCT. 8, 2015, 7:35 P.M.
Fever, Lynx prep for Game 3 of WNBA Finals
The Indiana Fever vow to execute better against the Minnesota Lynx for Game 3 of the WNBA Finals.
TUESDAY, OCT. 6, 2015, 9:48 P.M.
Fowles helps Minnesota Lynx tie WNBA Finals
Minnesota Lynx tie Indiana Fever at one win apiece in WNBA Finals
FRIDAY, OCT. 2, 2015
In brief: Luke Walton will coach Golden State on interim basis
NBA: Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr will take a leave of absence as he recovers from back surgery and will be replaced on an interim basis by Luke Walton. …
SUNDAY, SEPT. 13, 2015
Locally: Spokane’s Briann January earns WNBA award
Briann January (Lewis and Clark HS) of the Indiana Fever has been awarded the August WNBA Cares Community Assist Award presented by State Farm for her community and youth outreach …
TUESDAY, SEPT. 1, 2015
Briann January re-signs with Indiana Fever
The Indiana Fever have signed point guard Briann January to a contract extension. Terms of the deal were not announced by the team. January was Indiana’s first-round draft pick in …
FRIDAY, AUG. 7, 2015
Investigated Blackhawks star Patrick Kane is the subject of a police investigation in his western New York hometown, according to The Buffalo News. The newspaper said the 26-year-old winger is …