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October 2011 Archive


I've heard that it happens sometimes overseas, that teams don't pay players their full salary. Now it looks like it's happened to Renee Montgomery in Hungary.Pathetic. ...

More From October 2011

The votes behind the list

Here are the votes behind the Associated Press top 25 poll released over the weekend. It allows readers to see which ...

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 2011-10-31

LSU: It's not a picnic (despite having one) for Nikki Caldwell ( #ncaaw # Donation spruces up offices for MTSU women's ...

Some good news, and a funny

Hoops for Hope is fighing cancer on the court in Kansas. Everyone wins.Middle Tennessee State has new offices thanks to a ...

They’re Playing Basketball Pac-12 pre-season poll

This week my staff - Daniel Uribe and IM in OC - and myself sat down to compile our votes on ...

Hoopfeed Twitter Weekly Digest for week ending 2011-10-30

USA Basketball: USA Suffers Hard-Fought 75-70 Loss To Puerto Rico at Pan American Games ( # 2011 Pan American Games basketball ...

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 2011-10-30

EuroLeague Women Week 3 in Review (fiba|com) #fiba #euroleague # WNBL: Sydney Flames keep perfect run alive (abc|net|au) #wnbl # Belinda ...

Cal State Fullerton 59, Biola 50 (exhibition)

Pictures and story by IM in OCFullerton, Calif. - Cal State Fullerton opened its 2011-12 schedule today with a 59-50 exhibition ...

Injury department

I couldn't be more sad for Purdue redshirt senior Drey Mingo, who tore her ACL today in a scrimmage. Last season ...

Baylor number one in AP pre-season poll

For the first time in program history, the Baylor Bears have been picked number one going into the season. Notre Dame, ...

Baylor tops Associated Press preseason women’s basketball poll.

Baylor tops the Associated Press preseason women's basketball poll for the first time in program history. The Lady Bears, led by ...

Pac-12 preview: the University of Utah

This is the twelfth of a 12-part series previewing the Pac-12 teams.In the movies, when a kid gets to a new ...

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 2011-10-29

Preseason polls give preview of 2011-12 WBB landscape. List of conference polls, POYs ( #ncaaw # Texas tops St. Edward's, 88-61, ...

West Virginia will go to Big 12

West Virginia will join the Big 12 conference next year after all, following a unanimous vote by the Big 12 Board ...

Preseason polls give preview of 2012-12 women’s basketball landscape

Complete list of preseason polls In the past several weeks, conference preseason awards have given die-hard women's basketball fans a preview of ...

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 2011-10-28

WNBL Round 4 preview Former Ariz. St. player Dymond Simon's WNBL premiere cut short by injury # Sydney Uni Flames ...

Pac-12 preview: the University of California, Los Angeles

This is the eleventh of a 12-part series previewing the Pac-12 teams.Even the most diehard UCLA fans have to admit that ...

College chop-it-up

Nebraska Coach Connie Yori is back.Dishin & Swishin talks to Stanford Coach Tara VanDerveer.Seattle University is looking bigger and more talented ...

Big 12 might admit Louisville – not West Virginia

Holy rejection, Batman: it looks like Louisville might be the one leaving the Big East for the Big 12 - not ...

Pat Summitt speaks on SEC media day

Tennessee head Coach Pat Summitt answered numerous questions about her health, her involvement in practices, and her outlook on SEC media ...

NCAA approves sweeping regulations that include academic standards, scholarship money

In a board meeting today with an "aggressive" agenda, NCAA Division I Directors approved a package of reforms that cover numerous ...

President Obama calls Minnesota Lynx head coach to congratulate her on WNBA victory

Readout of President Obama’s Call to Minnesota Lynx Coach Cheryl Reeve Earlier today, President Obama called Cheryl Reeve, head coach ...

Dishin & Swishin October 27, 2011 Podcast: Tara VanDerveer preparing a new batch of players for success

A while back I had Teresa Edwards as a guest on Dishin & Swishin. We discussed the 1996 Olympic women's basketball ...

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 2011-10-27

Media tabs Tennessee as 2011 SEC Champion ( #ncaaw # SEC Preseason Player of the Year: Tennessee’s Shekinna Stricklen ( ...

Major NCAA news

NCAA vice president Sue Donohoe has resigned for personal reasons. She has been with the NCAA since 1999, and before that ...

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Mississippi State’s Vic Schaefer named 2018 United States Marine Corps/WBCA NCAA Division I National Coach Of The Year

Mississippi State head coach Vic Schaefer is the 2018 United States Marine Corps/WBCA NCAA Division I National Coach of the Year, the ... [+]

Virginia’s Joanne Boyle to retire from coaching

Just a few days after her team fell to South Carolina in the second round of the NCAA tournament, Virginia head ... [+]

2017-18 Gatorade State Player of the Year for Girls Basketball selected

From Gatorade: The Gatorade State Player of the Year award was established in 1985 to recognize the nation’s most outstanding high school ... [+]

2018 WBI 1st Round, Day 1 Recaps

Binghamton 70, Youngstown State 59 || Box score Playing on the road over 350 miles away from their home gym was no ... [+]

UConn-bound Christyn Williams wins 2018 Morgan Wootten Award

UConn-bound Christyn Williams is the winner of the 2018 Morgan Wootten Award. Presented by the McDonald’s All-American Game organizers, the honor ... [+]

Pac-12 Women’s Basketball Tournament to move to Las Vegas in 2019 and 2020

The Pac-12 Conference announced today that its 2019 and 2020 Women’s Basketball Tournaments will be played in Las Vegas after a ... [+]

2018 USA Today Sports Women’s Basketball Awards

Player of the Year A’ja Wilson, South Carolina Coach of the Year Muffet McGraw, Notre Dame Freshman of the Year Chennedy Carter, Texas ... [+]

Phoenix Mercury acquires Briann January in trade with Indiana Fever

The Phoenix Mercury acquired Briann January from the Indiana Fever in exchange for the eighth-overall pick (first round) of the 2018 ... [+]

Minnesota Lynx acquires guard Danielle Robinson in trade with Phoenix Mercury

The Minnesota Lynx acquired guard Danielle Robinson and a 2019 second round draft pick from the Phoenix Mercury in exchange for ... [+]

2018 Dawn Staley Award Finalists Announced

The finalists for the 2018 Dawn Staley Award presented by the Phoenix Club of Philadelphia were announced Friday: Asia Durr, University ... [+]

2018 Division I women’s basketball conference tournament championships

?? 2018 Division I women’s basketball conference tournament championships. Check back throughout March to see which teams earn automatic bids to the ... [+]

Connecticut Sun to host preseason round-robin tournament

The Connecticut Sun will host a preseason tournament at Mohegan Sun Arena on May 7-8. Other participants in the event include the ... [+]

2018 Citizen Naismith Trophy semifinalists announced

The Atlanta Tipoff Club revealed 10 semifinalists for the Citizen Naismith Trophy Women’s College Player of the Year honor.  Four national ... [+]

Sunday’s Stanford at Washington State game cancelled due to the passing of Cougars’ director of strength and conditioning David Lang Saturday evening Washington State announced that a longtime member of the athletic department,  director of strength and conditioning David Lang, passed ... [+]

2018 Werner Ladder Naismith Women’s College Coach of the Year Semifinalists

The Atlanta Tipoff Club announced the 10 national semifinalists in consideration for the 2018 Werner Ladder Naismith Women’s College Coach of ... [+]