Harper eager for chance to return Lady Vols to prominence

Basketball 04/10/19, 20:07

Kellie Harper says she was playing for Tennessee when Pat Summitt predicted the tenacious point guard would eventually coach the Lady Vols.Summitt's forecast has become reality. Harper had her introductory news conference Wednesday as she tries to help Tennessee regain its status as one of the nation's top women's college ...

Ex-Lady Vol Kellie Harper returns to her alma mater as coach

Basketball 04/09/19, 16:17

Kellie Harper is returning to Tennessee with hopes of rejuvenating one of the biggest brand names in women's college basketball, two decades after playing on three consecutive Lady Vols national championship teams.Tennessee announced Tuesday it has hired Harper as coach. She will make $750,000 per year.Harper, who just coached Missouri ...

Tennessee fires Holly Warlick after first-round NCAA exit

Sports 03/27/19, 15:23

Tennessee has fired women's basketball coach Holly Warlick after a season in which the Lady Vols barely kept their NCAA Tournament streak alive and then promptly lost in the opening round.Athletic director Phillip Fulmer said in a university release that he had informed Warlick of his decision Wednesday afternoon.Although Warlick ...

Missouri State crashes the Sweet 16 as 11 seed

Sports 03/26/19, 02:48

The Sweet 16 is set and Missouri State is crashing the party for the first time in 18 years.The 11th-seeded Lady Bears, who last made it this far in 2001 when the team made its historic Final Four run, are the only double-digit seed to reach the regional semifinals. It's ...

Irish and Huskies ready for latest chapter of rivalry

Basketball 12/01/18, 03:19

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 Irish in the Final Four while UConn won four straight national championships to Arike Ogunbowale's last-second shot in overtime of the ...

Rutgers coach Stringer gets 1,000th career win

Basketball 11/13/18, 21:14

Rutgers coach C. Vivian Stringer became the fifth Division I women's basketball coach to win 1,000 games when the Scarlet Knights beat Central Connecticut State 73-44 on Tuesday night.Stringer joined Pat Summitt, Geno Auriemma, Tara VanDerveer and Sylvia Hatchell in the 1,000-victory club. Division II coach Barbara Stevens also has ...

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