Stories tagged: women's college basketball
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 20, 2019, 7:33 p.m.
Army senior forward Madison Hovren – the Greater Spokane League’s all-time leading scorer during her time at Central Valley – is back to her record-breaking ways.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 20, 2019, 6:47 p.m.
Gonzaga women’s basketball knows it has ‘less room for error’ on road trip to Santa Clara, San Francisco
The Zags are 23-3 overall and ranked 15th in the nation, but at 12-2 are just one game ahead of BYU in the West Coast Conference race going into the …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 20, 2019, 12:02 p.m.
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UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 16, 2019, 8:35 p.m.
Even a full month out from Selection Monday, there was an angsty little subtext mixed into Saturday’s doings at McCarthey Athletic Center that went beyond how much space exists between …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 16, 2019, 8:43 p.m.
Camy Aguinaldo and Aimee Smith scored 14 points apiece and Whitworth defeated Puget Sound 61-56 on Saturday in Tacoma but missed out on the postseason in the season finale.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 16, 2019, 7:35 p.m.
Shaylee Gonzales scored 19 points, Sara Hamson blocked two shots in the last minute and BYU ended No. 13 Gonzaga’s seven-game winning streak with a 66-64 victory on Saturday.
Fri., Feb. 15, 2019, 9:17 p.m.
Chanelle Molina had 18 points and 10 assists, Borislava Hristova added 18 points, five rebounds and seven assists, and Washington State beat Washington 94-61.
Thu., Feb. 14, 2019, 9:20 p.m.
Sophie Cunningham scored 24 points, Amber Smith added 16 and Missouri upset No. 5 Mississippi State 75-67 on Thursday night.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 14, 2019, 10:57 p.m.
Violet Kapri Morrow hit four of six 3-pointers, scored 29 points and grabbed a team-high eight reboundsThursday night, powering the Eastern Washington women past Northern Colorado 76-72 in a Big …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 14, 2019, 10 p.m.
The Gonzaga women are cruising to another West Coast Conference title, but they’re not driving while distracted.
Sun., Feb. 10, 2019, 7:34 p.m.
Asia Durr scored 34 points and No. 2 Louisville overcame a near-collapse in a 72-63 victory over Virginia Tech on Sunday.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 7, 2019, 11:13 p.m.
Emese Hof and Beatrice Mompremier had double-doubles for the No. 25-ranked Miami Hurricanes, who applied smothering defense to beat No. 4 Notre Dame 72-65 on Thursday night.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 2, 2019, 11:09 p.m.
Taylor Pierce scored 17 points, including five 3-pointers, to pass 400 career triples, and Idaho beat Southern Utah 82-70 Saturday in Cedar City, Utah.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 2, 2019, 11:20 p.m.
Jenn Wirth had 14 points and seven rebounds and No. 15 Gonzaga never trailed in its 66-52 win over Saint Mary’s. Jill Townsend added 12 points, while LeeAnne Wirth and …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 31, 2019, 11 p.m.
Asia Durr scored 14 of her 24 points in the second quarter, Dana Evans added 20 points and No. 3 Louisville held No. 2 UConn to 38 percent shooting in …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 31, 2019, 10:05 p.m.
Laura Stockton scored 15 points with seven rebounds and five assists and Zykera Rice added 13 points and seven rebounds for the Bulldogs (20-2, 9-1 West Coast Conference), who pulled …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 30, 2019, 8:59 p.m.
No, Montana Western star Brianna King isn’t the only impressive player in the Frontier Conference.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 24, 2019, 10:08 p.m.
Jackie Young had a triple-double and Arike Ogunbowale scored 28 points as No. 1 Notre Dame rallied in the second half to beat Tennessee 77-62 on Thursday night and continue …
Sat., Jan. 19, 2019, 9:56 p.m.
Napheesa Collier had a season-high 30 points and 12 rebounds and Crystal Dangerfield set a career high with 26 points to lead No. 2 UConn to an 88-67 victory over …
Thu., Jan. 10, 2019, 8:52 p.m.
Violet Kapri Morrow scored 17 points, surpassing the 1,000-point career mark, as Eastern Washington held off Montana 68-62 Thursday night in Big Sky action in Missoula.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 3, 2019, 10:18 p.m.
The show isn’t for the squeamish but it ends happily enough, with GU taking a 74-62 win over the Gaels before a sellout crowd at the McCarthey Athletic Center.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 3, 2019, 8:37 p.m.
Eastern Washington had no answer for Idaho’s Taylor Pierce, whose 30 points, including eight three-pointers, led the Vandals to an 84-68 win on Thursday at the Cowan Spectrum.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 14, 2018, 6:33 p.m.
The Gonzaga women have seen a little of everything this year.
Wed., Dec. 5, 2018, 10:18 p.m.
Amber Melgoza put the Washington Huskies on her back and carried them to a 69-59 victory over the Ohio State Buckeyes in nonconference women’s basketball action in Seattle.
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 3, 2018, 8:12 p.m.
Ashton Millender scored 23 points, including seven of DePaul’s 18 3-pointers, to lead the No. 20 Blue Demons past Temple 102-88 Monday for the Owls’ fifth straight loss.
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 1, 2018, 7:38 p.m.
There’s been no better and more entertaining rivalry in women’s college basketball over the past decade than the one between Notre Dame and UConn. From Breanna Stewart’s dominance of the …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 23, 2018, 11:05 p.m.
Top 25 women’s capsules: Arike Ogunbowale, Jackie Young lead No. 1 Notre Dame past Drake in Vancouver
Arike Ogunbowale scored 30 points and Jackie Young added 25 to help Notre Dame beat Drake 82-64 in the Vancouver Showcase semifinal.
Mon., Nov. 19, 2018, 9:18 p.m.
Asia Durr scored 20 points and Arica Carter added 16 as No. 5 Louisville used a smothering defense to turn back upset-minded Boise State 74-55 on Monday night.
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 7, 2018, 9:37 p.m.
The turning point Wednesday night at the Kennel came when Gonzaga coach Lisa Fortier turned to her bench.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 13, 2018, 10:52 p.m.
Gonzaga women’s basketball coach Lisa Fortier casually chatted with fans before Numerica FanFest on Saturday and took a seat at the scorer’s table for the team scrimmage.