Stories tagged: women's college basketball
Mon., April 3, 2017, 8:01 p.m.
Washington women’s basketball coach Mike Neighbors leaves for Arkansas
Mike Neighbors is coming home after Arkansas hired him to coach the women’s basketball team Monday.
Mon., March 27, 2017, 9:25 p.m.
South Carolina women join men in Final Four
Kaela Davis scored 23 points, A’ja Wilson added 16 and top-seeded South Carolina held off No. 3 seed Florida State 71-64 in a furious finish Monday night to win the …
Mon., March 27, 2017, 8:46 p.m.
UConn routs Oregon, heads to 10th straight Final Four
Napheesa Collier scored 28 points, Gabby Williams had 25 and UConn advanced to its 10th consecutive Final Four with a 90-52 victory against Oregon on Monday night.
Mon., March 20, 2017, 10:55 p.m.
NCAA capsules: UConn rolls; Quinnipiac crashes Sweet 16
Kia Nurse scored 29 points and tied an NCAA Tournament record with nine 3-pointers to lead UConn to a 94-64 win over visiting Syracuse in the Bridgeport Region on Monday …
Mon., March 6, 2017, 8:32 p.m.
Samuelson’s 10-for-10 from 3 leads UConn to AAC title
When Katie Lou Samuelson focuses on making 3-pointers, she says she often has a poor shooting night. She definitely had the right mindset on Monday.
Sat., Feb. 11, 2017, 8:46 p.m.
Women’s Top 25 Capsules: Sooners rally past Texas Tech
Chelsea Dungee and Gabbi Ortiz combined to score 29 of their 34 points in the second half to rally No. 19 Oklahoma to a 64-56 win over Texas Tech.
Fri., Dec. 16, 2016, 10:54 p.m.
Women’s Top 25 capsules: Mississippi State routs SMU
Blair Schaefer scored a career-high 18 points to lead No. 5 Mississippi State over SMU 91-42 on Friday night at the Woman of Troy Classic.
Sun., Nov. 20, 2016, 8:51 p.m.
Women’s basketball: No. 1 Notre Dame defeats Washington Huskies
Arike Ogunbowale scored 17 points, Kathryn Westbeld added 14 points and eight rebounds and top-ranked Notre Dame held No. 17 Washington to 37 percent shooting in a 71-60 victory Sunday …
Mon., Aug. 1, 2016, 7:22 p.m.
Hall of Famer Lynette Woodard to join Winthrop staff
Hall of Famer Lynette Woodard wanted a new start in college coaching. Winthrop, with her old friend Kevin Cook, seemed like a perfect place.
Thu., April 7, 2016, 6:48 p.m.
Tyler Summitt resigns from Louisiana Tech
Tyler Summitt resigned from his job as Louisiana Tech women’s basketball coach on Thursday and acknowledged having an inappropriate relationship.
Wed., April 6, 2016, 7:30 p.m.
UConn skips campus parade due to weather, will rally indoors
UConn will skip its parade around campus in Storrs, Connecticut, because of unseasonably cold weather and rally indoors to celebrate its national champion women’s basketball team.
Tue., April 5, 2016, 10:20 p.m.
UConn women win fourth straight national title
Breanna Stewart and UConn stand alone. Geno Auriemma, too, after another flawless season by the dominating Huskies.
Tue., March 29, 2016, 6:53 p.m.
Beavers celebrate first Final Four, but UConn looms
They’ve still got at least one more game left this season, but the Oregon State Beavers are already celebrating.
Mon., Feb. 22, 2016, 10:19 p.m.
No. 12 Miami bounces back vs. No. 3 Cavs
Davon Reed scored 21 points and the 12th-ranked Miami Hurricanes rebounded from a 25-point thrashing at North Carolina with a 64-61 victory over No. 3 Virginia on Monday night in …
Sat., Nov. 21, 2015, 8:50 p.m.
Women’s basketball: Sasquatch dump Raiders
Gese Gruber had 14 points and eight rebounds and the Community Colleges of Spokane women’s basketball team dumped Pierce 77-24 at the Titan Classic in Tacoma. The Raiders (1-2) made …
Fri., Nov. 13, 2015, 10:55 p.m.
Women’s hoops: Cougars top UC Santa Barbara in season opener
Hristova scored 15 points and grabbed six rebounds to lead Washington State past UC Santa Barbara 61-44 in a nonconference season-opener in Pullman. The Cougars’ Kmetovska added eight points and …
Sun., Nov. 30, 2014
Unbeaten Pirates hold off Coyotes
K.C. McConnell had 22 points and 13 rebounds and No. 19 Whitworth improved to 4-0 with a 57-54 win over College of Idaho on Saturday at the Lady Yote Classic …
Fri., Nov. 7, 2014
Colville Tribal members Chantel Heath, Chenise Peone cross paths in college basketball
Central Washington’s Chantel Heath and Hawaii-Pacific’s Chenise Peone are proud members of the Confederated Tribes of the Colville Reservation. Their connection did not result in the scheduling of the NCAA …
Fri., April 4, 2014
Women’s basketball Final Four loaded with stars
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The women’s basketball Final Four features Hall of Fame coaches, star players, fabulous freshmen and of course for the first time ever – two undefeated teams. Welcome …
Thu., April 3, 2014
Chosen Stanford’s Chiney Ogwumike and Baylor’s Odyssey Sims are among the finalists for the John R. Wooden Award, given to college basketball’s top female player. The other members of the …
Thu., March 20, 2014
Slow start dooms Cougars in WNIT
MISSOULA – Washington State had plans to run and score at Dahlberg Arena Wednesday, but the Montana Lady Griz had the quick start and strong finish, in a 90-78 win …
Sun., March 9, 2014
Pirates come up short of Sweet 16
WALLA WALLA – Kayla Johnson scored a game-high 21 points, but Whitworth was unable to overcome a 17-point, second-half deficit during second-round action in the NCAA Division III women’s basketball …
Sun., Feb. 23, 2014
GU women beat Portland, clinch tie for WCC title
In a game described as “ugly” and “a grinder” by players, the No. 24 Gonzaga women’s basketball team fought for enough rebounds Saturday to overcome poor shooting to beat the …
Wed., Nov. 27, 2013
VanDerveer nears milestone
STANFORD, Calif. – Tara VanDerveer has never coached for the milestones or anything else that brings attention to her rather than the players she loves to lead. That’s why the …
Tue., Jan. 29, 2013
Rockets beat Jazz by 45 in Salt Lake City
NBA: James Harden scored 25 points and the Houston Rockets rolled by the Jazz 125-80 on Monday night, handing Utah its worst home loss in franchise history. The Jazz had …
Wed., March 21, 2012
UW women advance to quarterfinals of WNIT
CORVALLIS, Ore. – The University of Washington women’s basketball team advanced to the quarterfinals of the WNIT with a 55-49 victory over Oregon State on Tuesday night. Regina Rogers scored …
Tue., Dec. 27, 2011, 6 p.m.
Women’s basketball: WCC, Pac-12, Big Sky start league play this week
The expanded WCC joins the Pac-12 and Big Sky in tipping off conference season before the new year, with all three area representatives playing Thursday night.
Tue., Nov. 29, 2011, 10 a.m.
Tarnowski in new role with WSU
Rosie Tarnowski cried when she had to visit Pullman the first time. It’s safe to say Pullman will probably make her cry again.
Tue., Nov. 22, 2011, 7:31 p.m.
Chewelah’s Nelson embraces latest opportunity
Not much has gone right for Nikki Nelson since she took her basketball skills to New Mexico after graduating from Chewelah.
Sun., March 27, 2011, 12:48 a.m.
Gonzaga women zoom to first Elite Eight
They are Elite. The magical season for the Gonzaga women’s basketball team continued Saturday night – to the delight of 10,717 fans at the Spokane Arena – as the Bulldogs …