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UPDATED: Sun., March 31, 2019

Defending champion Notre Dame, Stanford meet again in NCAAs

Defending national champion Notre Dame and Stanford have Hall of Fame coaches in Muffet McGraw and Tara VanDerveer and successful traditions that include two NCAA titles for each program. Even …

College women’s basketball Top 25 Capsules: Arike Ogunbowale scores 23 as Notre Dame’s Muffet McGraw wins 900th

Arike Ogunbowale scored 23 points, Marina Mabrey added 19, and Notre Dame coach Muffet McGraw earned her 900th career victory as the second-ranked Fighting Irish beat Lehigh 95-68 on Sunday, …

UPDATED: Thu., March 29, 2018

AP awards: Notre Dame’s Muffet McGraw coach, South Carolina’s A’ja Wilson player of year

Notre Dame coach Muffet McGraw called this the toughest year of her Hall of Fame career. Having four players go down for the season with ACL injuries will do that.

Success isn’t foreign to Oregon freshman Satou Sabally of Germany

Two years ago, Oregon freshman guard Satou Sabally was a promising international player in Germany. She was on the radar of several major programs, but apparently they weren’t on hers.

UPDATED: Sun., March 25, 2018

Notre Dame-Oregon: A stellar matchup for Spokane Regional final

Coaches are paid to worry. Notre Dame coach Muffet McGraw is fretting about her team’s defense on the 3-point line. Oregon’s Kelly Graves is stressing about rebounding.

Notre Dame-Texas A&M notebook: Kathryn Westbeld comes up big for Irish

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 …

Notre Dame, Texas A&M have both battled injury bug en route to Sweet 16 showdown

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.

Hurricane puts Hall induction in perspective for Tracy McGrady, Rebecca Lobo, Mannie Jackson

Tracy McGrady says the celebration of his induction in the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame has been muted by the impact of Hurricane Harvey on his family and neighbors …

Notre Dame women’s basketball coach Muffet McGraw closes in on 800 wins

Muffet McGraw has always enjoys a good puzzle. Jigsaw, word or number – doesn’t matter. She’s used them to stay sharp and challenge herself.

UConn-Notre Dame meet for a second straight year for NCAA women’s basketball championship

TAMPA, Fla. – The women’s basketball championship game will have a familiar feel to it with UConn and Notre Dame playing for the title for a second straight year. Unlike …

Notre Dame seeks to join elite group with Final Four streak

SOUTH BEND, Ind. – The list of women’s teams that have had the staying power to advance to five straight Final Fours is short: Connecticut, Stanford and LSU. Notre Dame …

Something’s gotta give

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Muffet McGraw and Geno Auriemma were well aware of the talk. There has been a buzz throughout women’s basketball all season about the potential showdown between their …

Griner, McGraw are AP player and coach of the year

Brittney Griner has had no equal in her stellar career at Baylor. Now she’s part of a very select group. The 6-foot-8 senior star earned the Associated Press women’s basketball …