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October 2017 Archive

Amherst is No. 1 in WBCA NCAA Division III Preseason Top 25 Coaches’ Poll

https://twitter.com/AmherstSports/status/925108197307842560 Amherst College opens the season as No. 1 in the WBCA NCAA Division III Top 25 Coaches Poll. Last season the team defeated Tufts University for the ...

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Ashland tops WBCA NCAA Division II Preseason Top 25 Coaches’ Poll

https://twitter.com/goashlandeagles/status/925417490099982336 The defending DII national champion, Ashland University tops the WBCA Division II Preseason Coaches' Poll released Oct. 31. Ashland finished 2016-17 ...
Nicki Collen. Photo: Getty Images/NBAE

Atlanta Dream hires Nicki Collen as head coach

https://twitter.com/NickiCollen/status/925104544790573056?ref_src=twsrc%5Egoogle%7Ctwcamp%5Eserp%7Ctwgr%5Etweet Tha Atlanta Dream named Nicki Collen as the team's new head coach. The Dream fired former head coach Michael Cooper in ...

Hoopfeed Weekly Twitter Digest for 10-23-2017

Dayton predicted to repeat as A-10 champions https://t.co/vElaDItois #ncaaw -> Ohio State tops Big Ten preseason rankings. Preseason POY: Kelsey ...

UConn tops USA Today 2017-18 Preseason Top 25 Coaches Poll

UConn tops the USA Today 2017-18 Preseason Top 25 Coaches Poll while the reigning national champion South Carolina comes in second. Baylor ...

Big 12 women’s basketball tournament returns to Kansas City in 2020

https://twitter.com/Big12Conference/status/922825008019161091 The Big 12 women's basketball tournament will return to Kansas City's Municipal Auditorium in 2020. The tournament will take place the ...

Dallas Wings: Erin Phillips named assistant coach, Bridget Pettis retires from coaching

The Dallas Wings named Erin Phillips as an assistant coach for the 2018 season. She replaces Bridget Pettis, who has decided ...
Hoopfeed Weekly Twitter Digest

Hoopfeed Weekly Twitter Digest for 10-16-2017

Upset, floored, sad & angry: San Antonio Stars season ticket-holders speak out on team relocation https://t.co/Rc0Twf9vhi #wnba -> San Antonio ...

Video: Best of 2017 SEC Women’s Basketball Media Day

Video: SEC Network This post is part of the thread: 2017-18 College Season - an ongoing story on this site. View the ...

Gonzaga tops West Coast Conference preseason poll for 5th straight year, All-WCC preseason team announced

LAS VEGAS – Gonzaga tops the West Conference Preseason Poll of the conference's 10 head coaches for the fifth straight year with ...

The WNBA and NBA Board of Governors unanimously approve relocation of San Antonio Stars to Las Vegas

As rumored since it was revealed Thursday that the San Antonio Stars were relocating, Las Vegas will be the new city ...

Jamaican government honors Simone Edwards with Order of Distinction

Basketball pioneer Simone Edwards received the Order of Distinction (OD) from the Jamaican government during a special ceremony today, National Heroes ...

Katie Smith named head coach of the New York Liberty

Katie Smith has been named head coach of the New York Liberty, the team announced Monday. She is the seventh head coach ...
San Antonio Stars fan group "The Blue Sisters." Photos courtesy Suzanne Kenoyer.

Upset, floored, sad and angry: San Antonio Stars season ticket-holders, fans speak out on team relocation

Since the news broke last Thursday that the San Antonio Stars were being sold and relocating, fans of the team, and ...

Hoopfeed Weekly Twitter Digest for 10-09-2017

Catch up on last week's news: Hoopfeed Weekly Twitter Digest for 10-2-2017 https://t.co/5MHAT2nLxX #wnba #ncaaw -> RT @BobbieKelsey: @NBA might follow @WNBA ...

2017 Pac-12 Media Day: Commissioner Larry Scott emphasizes extensive TV coverage as a bedrock of women’s basketball success

SAN FRANCISCO – Pac-12 commissioner Larry Scott opened the conference’s 2017 women’s basketball media day reiterating how much he loves the ...
San Antonio Stars Logo 2017

San Antonio Stars to relocate, league: “Negotiations with a potential buyer of the Stars team are ongoing”

Thursday evening, Terrence Thomas at the San Antonio Express-News reported that the WNBA's San Antonio Stars was going to be sold ...

UCLA tops 2017-18 Preseason Pac-12 Coaches Poll

UCLA tops the Pac-12 Women’s Basketball Coaches Poll for the second-consecutive year the conference office announced Wednesday at Pac-12 Women’s Basketball ...

For 2017-18, Cal eyes a return to top of the Pac-12 and a deep NCAA tourney run

BERKELEY, Calif. – Like many other programs around the country, Cal held an open practice for fans in early October, marking ...

WNBA saw increases in attendance, viewership, social media and merchandise during the 2017 postseason

The WNBA saw increases in attendance, viewership, social media and merchandise during the 2017 postseason the league announced today. The season ...

Hoopfeed Weekly Twitter Digest for 10-02-2017

Lynx win pushes Finals series to Game 5, Sparks eschew comparisons to last season (Hoopfeed) https://t.co/bHH4PS0LcY #wnba -> .@MooreMaya on Game ...

ESPN: 2017 WNBA Finals was highest-rated since 2003

ESPN released the following about yesterday's Game 5 of the WNBA Finals: The 2017 WNBA Finals on ESPN, in which the Minnesota ...

Lynx beat Sparks in Finals Game 5 to win their 4th WNBA title

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e2_wzR9AasE Box score Game 1 Recap Game 2 Recap Game 3 Recap Game 4 Recap Video: Sylvia Fowles Game 5 Highlights ...

Seattle Storm hires Dan Hughes as head coach

Nearly two months after firing Jenny Boucek, the Seattle Storm hired Dan Hughes as the franchise's head coach, bypassing Gary Kloppenburg ...

Lynx win pushes Finals series to Game 5, Sparks eschew comparisons to last season

Box Score Game 1 Recap Game 2 Recap Game 3 Recap LOS ANGELES – With their backs against the wall in ...

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Sept. 24, 2017 (Minneapolis) - Game one of the WNBA Finals, Los Angeles at Minnesota.

2018 WNBA Key Dates and Preseason Schedule

Key Dates April 29: Training camps open May 4-15: Preseason games May 17: Final roster cut-down deadline — 12 players, 5 p.m. ET May 18: ... [+]

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 ... [+]

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 ... [+]