Penn State hires Kieger as women’s basketball coach

Basketball 04/03/19, 16:43

Penn State hired Carolyn Kieger as its women's basketball coach on Wednesday after she led Marquette to three consecutive NCAA Tournaments.Kieger, a 2006 Marquette graduate, was 99-64 in five seasons with the Golden Eagles. The team reached the round of ...

UConn, Notre Dame, Baylor and Oregon reach Final Four

Sports 04/01/19, 22:12

UConn and Notre Dame will meet for the second straight season on the game's biggest stage.The greatest rivalry in women's basketball over the past decade will be renewed Friday night in Tampa, Florida, at the Final Four.The two teams played ...

UNC places Hatchell, staff on leave during review of program

Sports 04/01/19, 13:34

North Carolina has placed Hall of Fame women's basketball coach Sylvia Hatchell and her three assistants on paid administrative leave and is reviewing the program.School spokesman Steve Kirschner said Monday in a statement that the review is "due to issues ...

UConn’s Collier headlines women’s All-America team

Sports 04/01/19, 11:01

Napheesa Collier has had an incredible senior year so far, leading UConn back to the Final Four for a 12th consecutive year.The senior forward averaged 20.9 points, 10.5 rebounds and shot 61.4% during the regular season for the Huskies to ...

UConn expresses reservations about AAC media deal with ESPN

Sports 03/28/19, 08:53

The University of Connecticut is expressing reservations about a new media-rights deal that could force fans to pay an added subscription fee to watch many of the school's football and basketball games.The $1 billion, 12-year deal between the American Athletic ...

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 ...

Georgia Tech fires women’s basketball coach MaChelle Joseph

Sports 03/26/19, 13:38

MaChelle Joseph has been fired as the women's basketball coach at Georgia Tech.The school announced the move Tuesday, saying the decision followed an independent investigation into alleged mistreatment of players and staff. Joseph's attorney says the coach is being punished ...

Howard, Westbrook among growing trend of graduate transfers

Sports 03/22/19, 02:04

Anriel Howard's relentless rebounding and scoring have helped Mississippi State remain among the nation's elite women's programs. Simone Westbrook's savvy, passing and shooting are a major reason Clemson has become one of this year's surprise teams.The two veterans, who will ...

Baylor finishes No. 1 in women’s hoops poll

Sports 03/18/19, 12:19

Baylor coach Kim Mulkey knew her team was going to be pretty good this season. She just didn't know how good because the Lady Bears had too many unknowns.They turned out to be the best team in the country before ...

Clemson no longer ACC doormat after turnaround under Butler

Basketball 03/07/19, 12:23

Clemson women's basketball is no longer a doormat for Atlantic Coast Conference teams to walk over, looking for what recently has been essentially an automatic victory.After 14 consecutive losing seasons, these Tigers enter the conference tourney not just with confidence, ...

End of content

No more pages to load