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August 2017 Archive

Hoopfeed Weekly Twitter Digest for 08-21-2017

Catch up on last week's news: Hoopfeed Weekly Twitter Digest for week of 8-14-2017 #ncaaw #wnba -> #WNBA Players of the Week: Tina Charles ...

More From August 2017

2017 - Nigeria claimed their third FIBA Women's Afrobasket title. Photo: FIBA.

Nigeria tops Senegal 65-48 for FIBA Women’s AfroBasket title

Nigeria’s D'Tigress won the 2017 FIBA Women’s AfroBasket title Sunday after beating Senegal 65-48 in Bamako, Mali. It is the third ...
Elena Delle Donne tribute to Sheryl Swoopes, Nike React Hyperdunk 2017 PE

Elena Delle Donne honors Sheryl Swoopes with a player exclusive Nike React Hyperdunk 2017

Images: Nike. It has been 22 years since Sheryl Swoopes became the first women's basketball player to have a Nike shoe named ...

Indiana guard Briann January out for rest of season with torn meniscus, Fever sign Jennie Simms

From the Fever:  Indiana Fever point guard Briann January will miss the final two weeks of the 2017 season due to torn ...

Hoopfeed Weekly Twitter Digest for 08-14-2017

Catch up on last week's news: Hoopfeed Weekly Twitter Digest for week of 8-07-2017 -> San Antonio Stars sign ...

Indiana Fever guard Tiffany Mitchell to miss the remainder of 2017 season after sustaining torn cartilage and a bone bruise in her right knee

Indiana Fever guard Tiffany Mitchell will miss the remainder of the 2017 season after sustaining torn cartilage and a bone bruise ...

Anucha Browne leaves NCAA, to Join UNICEF USA senior management team

The NCAA's top women's basketball executive, Anucha Browne, will be leaving the organization in the fall to serve on the senior ...
Hoopfeed Weekly Twitter Digest

Hoopfeed Weekly Twitter Digest for 08-07-2017

Catch up on last week's news: Hoopfeed Weekly Twitter Digest for week of 7-31-2017 -> #WNBA Players Of ...

San Antonio Stars waive injured center Erika de Souza

The San Antonio Stars waived center Erika de Souza who suffered a lower right leg bone bruise during the team's practice ...

Versatility intensifies Mystics’ magic in 100-80 victory over Indiana

WASHINGTON D.C. – The Washington Mystics cruised to a 100-80 win over the Indiana Fever after a long rain delay and ...

Minnesota Lynx unveil new logo

The Minnesota Lynx unveiled a new logo as part of a rebranding effort of teams owned by the Timberwolves and Lynx ...

Mercury center Brittney Griner returns to action Aug. 12 vs. Seattle

Phoenix Mercury starting center Brittney Griner will return to the team's lineup tomorrow, Saturday, Aug. 12, against the Seattle Storm at ...

Seattle Storm parts ways with head coach Jenny Boucek, Gary Kloppenburg named interim coach

The Seattle Storm has parted ways with head coach Jenny Boucek the team announced today. Gary Kloppenburg, a 14-year WNBA coaching ...

D.C.’s Verizon Center becomes Capital One Arena

Washington D.C.'s Verizon Center has a new name: Capital One Arena. The name change is effective immediately. Monumental Sports and Entertainment ...

Skylar Diggins-Smith becomes a Puma Women’s Ambassador Skylar Diggins-Smith announced via Instagram that she is Puma’s newest women’s ambassador. Previously, the Dallas Wings guard was a Nike athlete. ...

South Carolina tops women’s basketball attendance for 3rd straight season; Washington has largest home attendance increase

Source: NCAA. Top 50 DI Attendance Leaders || Full 2016-17 Attendance Report (PDF) The NCAA released its annual women’s basketball attendance report for ...

Hoopfeed Weekly Twitter Digest for 07-31-2017

Catch up on last week's news: Hoopfeed Weekly Twitter Digest for week of 7-24-2017 #ncaaw #wnba #FIBA -> Los ...

Mystics keep playoff hopes alive with 85-80 win over Mercury

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The hungry “next man up” mentality paid off for the Mystics in a high-risk time of the season ...

Linnae Harper to replace A’ja Wilson on U23 National Team, Wilson out with groin strain

From USA Basketball: Six-time USA Basketball medalist Linnae Harper (Ohio State/Chicago, Ill.) will join the 2017 USA Basketball Women's U23 ...

Minnesota Lynx guard Lindsay Whalen out indefinitely after surgery on left hand

Minnesota Lynx guard Lindsay Whalen underwent successful surgery to repair a fracture of her fifth metacarpal in her left hand today ...
USA U23 training camp: Arike Ogunbowale dribbles past Sabrina Ionescu. Photo: USA Basketball.

2017 USA Women’s U23 National Team announced The 2017 USA Basketball Women’s U23 National Team was announced after five days of training camp at the United States Olympic ...

Mystics’ Ivory Latta’s childrens book teaches kids lessons in lifelong morality and values

Whether her team the Washington Mystics fell or rose against their opponents, 11-year veteran guard Ivory Latta has always showed her ...
Phoenix Mercury center Brittney Griner in NBA Live 18. Image: Electronic Arts.

WNBA players and rosters make debut in NBA Live series

Video: EA. For the first time, WNBA rosters will available in the popular NBA Live video game Electronic Arts (EA) announced today. ...
Brittney Sykes. Photo: NBAE/Getty Images.

Atlanta Dream’s Brittney Sykes is the WNBA Rookie of the Month for games played in July 2017

Atlanta Dream guard Brittney Sykes earned the WNBA Rookie of the Month for games played in July. The seventh overall pick ...





San Antonio Spurs promote Becky Hammon to fill position vacated by James Borrego

June 27, 2018 release from the Spurs: The San Antonio Spurs today announced that assistant coach Becky Hammon has been promoted. Hammon ... [+]

Obituary and memorial service information for Anne Donovan

From Andrews Funeral Home in Wilmington, NC: Anne Theresa Donovan died unexpectedly on June 13, 2018. She was born November 1, 1961 ... [+]

Video: Louisville, Notre Dame, Mississippi State and UConn face the media

COLUMBUS, Ohio – On the day before the 2018 Final Four, the teams that made it to the national semifinals spoke ... [+]

A’ja Wilson wins Wade Trophy, WBCA All-Americans announced

Shorty after winning the Associated Press Player of the Year award, South Carolina's A’ja Wilson was honored with the 2018 Wade ... [+]

Minnesota Lynx to play preseason game vs. Washington Mystics in Des Moines

The Minnesota Lynx announced that the team will play a preseason game against the Washington Mystics in Des Moines, Iowa. The ... [+]

2017-18 U.S. Basketball Writers Women’s All-America Teams announced

Five players representing five different conferences were named to the 2017-18 U.S. Basketball Writers Women's All-America first team. The 31st annual ... [+]

Sweet 16 Day 1 and DII Championships One Sheet

Broadcast Information March 23, 2018 7 p.m. Oregon State vs. Baylor, Lexington Semifinal #1 Beth Mowins, Deb Antonelli, Allison Williams ESPN/ESPN App NC State vs. Mississippi State ... [+]

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 ... [+]