Stories tagged: Women's NCAA Tournament
UPDATED: Sat., March 24, 2018, 10:22 p.m.
Oregon backup forward Oti Gildon got a big lift out of playing in her home town. Then she channeled that energy into a big performance for the Oregon Ducks on …
Sat., March 24, 2018, 9:21 p.m.
Four of the five Notre Dame starters reached double-figure scoring in the Irish’s win over Texas A&M. But Irish coach Muffet McGraw called a basket by injured Kathryn Westbeld the …
UPDATED: Sat., March 24, 2018, 11:14 p.m.
Ruthy Hebard had 23 points and 14 rebounds, Sabrina Ionescu just missed another triple-double with 16 points, 10 assists and nine rebounds, and second-seeded Oregon beat No. 11 seed Central …
UPDATED: Sat., March 24, 2018, 9:19 p.m.
It’s been the Notre Dame women’s basketball team’s modus operandi this season – few hands do most of the heavy lifting.
Sat., March 24, 2018, 2:49 p.m.
Geno Auriemma and the UConn Huskies are in a familiar place – the Elite Eight.
Sat., March 24, 2018, 2:47 p.m.
That the upstate New York crowd wasn’t rooting for South Carolina didn’t matter one bit to A’ja Wilson. Her imposing presence inside and her booming voice proved enough for the …
UPDATED: Fri., March 23, 2018, 10:41 p.m.
Asia Durr had 24 points, Myisha Hines-Allen added 17 and top-seeded Louisville rolled past No. 4 seed Stanford 86-59 on Friday night in the women’s NCAA Tournament Lexington Region semifinal.
UPDATED: Fri., March 23, 2018, 9:14 p.m.
Jordin Canada scored 22 points, putting second-seeded UCLA on her back in the fourth quarter, and the Bruins beat Texas 84-75 on Friday night to avenge a Sweet 16 loss …
Fri., March 23, 2018, 8:34 p.m.
Mechanical issues with Oregon’s plane Thursday night kept the Ducks in Eugene until Friday morning.
Fri., March 23, 2018, 8:29 p.m.
Notre Dame’s injuries have been well chronicled this season. With just seven healthy scholarship players, coach Muffet McGraw has changed her approach to practices.
Fri., March 23, 2018, 8:23 p.m.
Sue Guevara, coach of 11th-seeded Central Michigan, expected to hear about how her team would handle its underdog status – that is, being the Cinderella team of the Spokane Regional.
Fri., March 23, 2018, 8:18 p.m.
Meeting in the NCAA Tournament isn’t new for Notre Dame and Texas A&M. Even if it’s been a few years.
Fri., March 23, 2018, 8:16 p.m.
Oregon’s Sabrina Ionescu soaks up advice from former Gonzaga stars Courtney Vandersloot, John Stockton
Kelly Graves had a special player at Gonzaga and now he has another at Oregon.
UPDATED: Fri., March 23, 2018, 8:09 p.m.
Marie Gulich had 26 points, Kat Tudor added 16 and sixth-seeded Oregon State shot 58 percent in the second half to upset No. 2 seed Baylor 72-67 on Friday night …
Fri., March 23, 2018, 7:09 p.m.
Teaira McCowan still scored 24 points on perfect shooting, pulled down 15 rebounds and generally made life miserable for the Wolfpack, and helped the top-seeded Bulldogs breeze to a 71-57 …
UPDATED: Fri., March 16, 2018, 9:40 p.m.
Here is a look at Friday’s games in the women’s NCAA Tournament:
Thu., March 23, 2017, 4:43 p.m.
Back before the start of Pac-12 conference play, Oregon freshman Ruthy Hebard made the bold prediction that the Ducks would surprise the league. Turns out, they’ve surprised the nation.
Sun., March 27, 2016, 9:45 p.m.
Baylor players have been wearing those green “Eight Is Not Enough” bracelets so long that Nina Davis figures she probably has a permanent mark on her arm.
Fri., March 18, 2016, 9:05 p.m.
Oregon State center Ruth Hamblin entered the NCAA tournament on a hot streak, and coach Scott Rueck said the senior was becoming “the ultimate competitor.”
Tue., March 31, 2015
Maryland’s Lexie Brown hit a 3-pointer to tie the game with 7:45 remaining and the Terrapins outscored Tennessee 14-4 the rest of the game Monday to win 58-48 in Spokane …
Mon., April 7, 2014
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – While Notre Dame and UConn rolled to the Final Four over the past two weekends, Stanford’s perspective shifted. Stanford kids are smart. They knew a national championship …
Sun., April 6, 2014, 9:42 p.m.
In the end, the outcome was all but determined by what happened at the very beginning of Notre Dame’s NCAA semifinal game against Maryland on Sunday.
Sun., April 6, 2014, 9:38 p.m.
UConn gobbled up Stanford 75-56 in a national semifinal game Sunday at Nashville, Tenn. And now, here we go: UConn (39-0) and Notre Dame (37-0), the closest thing women’s basketball …
Mon., March 31, 2014
Coach Muffet McGraw and the Notre Dame women’s basketball team have been on a journey all season to get back to the Final Four. If they defeat Baylor tonight (ESPN, …
Fri., March 30, 2012
WACO, Texas – Baylor women’s basketball coach Kim Mulkey has been diagnosed with Bell’s palsy, a form of facial paralysis that she says won’t change the way she coaches in …
Tue., March 27, 2012
DES MOINES, Iowa – Baylor has two wins to go for 40-0. Tennessee’s future is far less certain. Brittney Griner had 23 points, 15 rebounds and nine blocked shots before …
Tue., March 27, 2012
FRESNO, Calif. – Nnemkadi Ogwumike will end her sensational senior season right where she has the rest: at the Final Four. Ogwumike made it happen on both ends of the …
Sun., March 18, 2012, 11:47 p.m.
The third-seeded Miami Hurricanes (26-6), who dispatched No. 14 Idaho State 70-41 in the opening round of the NCAA women’s basketball tournament on Saturday at the McCarthey Athletic Center now …
Sat., March 17, 2012
Three women’s college basketball teams have more than one John Wooden Award finalist. One of those teams, the University of Miami, is in Spokane today. The Hurricanes’ two Wooden finalists …