Stories tagged: Women's NCAA Tournament
Thu., March 23, 2017, 4:43 p.m.
Three freshman starters help Oregon women’s basketball team to Sweet 16
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, Oregon State clash for women’s Final Four berth
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.
Hamblin powers Oregon State past Troy 73-31
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
Terps to Tampa
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
Clash of titans
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.
Notre Dame flummoxes Maryland in women’s semifinal
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.
Connecticut sets up unbeaten showdown
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
Baylor, Notre Dame set for regional final matchup
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
Baylor coach Mulkey diagnosed with Bell’s palsy
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
Bears on target
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
Another Final Four for Ogwumike
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.
Miami next for GU women
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
Wooden finalist leads Hurricanes
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 …