Saturday, February 24th, 2018
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From Texas to Stanford to Los Angeles: Nneka Ogwumike’s impressive trajectory and rookie splash

Stanford just lost to Baylor in the Final Four this past April, the final game of Nneka Ogwumike's college, but in the locker room afterward, the ...

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With motivation from teammates, Toliver overcomes record number of turnovers to give Los Angeles a thrilling victory over Tulsa

Box score LOS ANGELES - As a game that featured 10 lead changes and three ties wound to a close Tuesday night, ...

Los Angeles Sparks’ defense key to hot start in games vs. Seattle

LOS ANGELES - The touted rematch between the Los Angeles Sparks and the Seattle Storm turned out to be one-sided Tuesday, ...

Sparks beat Japan, Ogwumike leads again in Sparks preseason

Los Angeles – The Sparks overcame a slow first half Thursday to rout the visiting Japan National Team, 95-77. Rookie Nnemkadi Ogwumike ...

Los Angeles Sparks working on defense as roster shapes up, Ross makes cuts

LOS ANGELES – Just in time for their second exhibition game against the Japan National Team, all prospective Los Angeles Sparks ...

New coach Carol Ross sets tone for aggressive play as Los Angeles Sparks begin training camp

LOS ANGELES – Carol Ross definitely set a new tone on the first day of training camp for the Los Angeles ...

Pro hopefuls showcased their skills in front of WNBA coaches and execs during Final Four

Photos © Sue Favor DENVER, Colo. — For the 15th consecutive year, during Final Four weekend in Denver, pro prospects showcased their ...

Championship postgame Q&A: Notre Dame’s Skylar Diggins and Devereaux Peters

Skylar Diggins How was this game different than last year’s final? “We lost by 20. We were the underdogs and weren’t expected to ...

2012 Final Four: Postgame Q&A with Amber Orrange, Joslyn Tinkle, Nneka and Chiney Ogwumike

Nneka Ogwumike You’re incredibly poised for having just lost your last college game. How are you able to do that? It’s reality. The ...

2102 Final Four: Postgame Q&A with Notre Dame’s Natalie Novosel

Sue Favor caught up with Natalie Novosel last night after the Irish beat UConn to advance to the championship game in ...

Pat Summitt appearance at WBCA All-America game a pleasant surprise

DENVER, Colo. -- Tennessee Coach Pat Summitt surprised those in attendance Saturday when she showed up for the ceremony naming the ...

2012 Final Four: Potent quotables from Saturday’s press conference

Baylor Q. If you could each take this one on, can you just talk about the sisters over at Stanford and what ...

Final Four Notes 3/31/12: Saturday practices, awards and more

Open practices at Pepsi Center began the day. First up is the Notre Dame Irish, who seem energetic and spirited as ...

Jewell Loyd leads White team in WBCA High School All-America Game

DENVER - The White Team overcame some lopsided statistics to beat the Navy Team, 74-62, in the Women's Basketball Coaches Association ...

Chamique Holdsclaw’s autobiography an engaging read about overcoming clinical depression

Breaking Through: Beating the Odds Shot After Shot Published by Chamique Holdsclaw, LLC or Chamique Holdsclaw wrote her new autobiography in hopes ...

Pac-12 coaches, including Cal and USC, approve of tournament move to Seattle

The Pac-12 women’s basketball tournament will move to Seattle in 2013 “in order to create the most dynamic atmosphere for student ...

Stanford takes Pac-12 Tournament title, but Cal finishes a stellar season

LOS ANGELES – Nnemkadi Ogwumike exploded for 29 points Saturday, including three three-point shots, to lead the Stanford Cardinal to their ...

Pac-12 Tournament: Stanford and Cal overcome deficiencies to seal semifinal wins, stage set for title game

LOS ANGELES - The stage is set for a Stanford-Cal Pac-12 Tournament Championship showdown today at Staples Center. The fact that the ...

Pac-12 Tournament: Day 2 recaps and remaining schedule

LOS ANGELES – A key quarterfinal upset has resulted in an unlikely semifinal showdown Friday afternoon at the Pac-12 Tournament. Second-seeded Cal will ...

Upsets on first day of the Pac-12 tournament: Three lower seeds surprise opponents

LOS ANGELES – The Pac-12 Tournament was rife with upsets on opening day Wednesday, as three of four higher seeds fell. In ...

Baylor’s Kim Mulkey wants her team to experience what she accomplished as a player

It was 30 years ago this month that a 19-year-old point guard with long braids helped lead Louisiana Tech to the ...

USC finishing out regular season on upswing, honors seniors and beats Arizona State

LOS ANGELES - USC overcame poor first-half shooting and an Arizona State surge in the second half to seal a 59-53 ...

What a difference five months can make for Tamika Catchings

Indiana Fever star forward Tamika Catchings tore the plantar fascia in her right foot in game two of last season's WNBA ...

USC comes out on top against crosstown rival UCLA, 66-54, McGee sisters honored

LOS ANGELES - The USC Trojans beat the UCLA Bruins 66-54 Sunday, sweeping their crosstown rivals this season and breaking a ...

Alana Beard “thrilled” to be with the Sparks, Ticha Penicheiro still undecided about 2012 season

The Los Angeles Sparks added an important piece to their mix this week in acquiring veteran guard Alana Beard, but the ...

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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 ... [+]

Katie Smith, Tina Thompson and Kim Mulkey are finalists for the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame Class of 2018

Katie Smith, Tina Thompson and Kim Mulkey are finalists for the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame Class of 2018. In ... [+]

Citizen Naismith Trophy Women’s College Player of the Year late season list

The Atlanta Tipoff Club announced the 30 players on the Citizen Naismith Trophy Women’s College Player of the Year late season ... [+]

Ten athletes selected as finalists for the women’s 2017-18 Senior CLASS Award

Ten student-athletes were selected as finalists for the women's 2017-18 Senior CLASS Award. Eligibility requirements include classification as a senior and ... [+]

John R. Wooden Award 2017-18 Late Season Top 20 announced

The Los Angeles Athletic Club announced the John R. Wooden Award late season top 20 list Monday. The list includes 20 ... [+]
Devereaux Peters. Photo: NBAE/Getty Images.

Washington Mystics sign forward Devereaux Peters and re-sign forward Asia Taylor

The Washington Mystics signed forward Devereaux Peters and re-signed forward Asia Taylor. “We are excited about adding Devereaux to our roster,” head ... [+]
Ramu Tokashiki

Seattle Storm forward Ramu Tokashiki will miss the 2018 WNBA season, will prepare for World Cup with Japan

Seattle Storm forward Ramu Tokashiki will miss the 2018 WNBA season due to her Japan National Team commitments as the squad ... [+]

Hoopfeed Weekly Twitter Digest for 01-29-2018

.@StanfordWBB completes weekend with 79-42 rout of Arizona, team alumnae and fans honor Amy Tucker (Hoopfeed) #ncaaw -> The ... [+]

Indiana Fever acquires Kayla Alexander in a trade with the Las Vegas Aces

The Indiana Fever acquired five-year WNBA veteran Kayla Alexander in a trade with the Las Vegas Aces. Indiana also receives the ... [+]

Minnesota Lynx re-sign forward Rebekkah Brunson

The Minnesota Lynx re-signed forward Rebekkah Brunson, a 14-year pro who is coming off one of her best seasons where she ... [+]

Los Angeles Sparks sign Ana Dabovic and Karlie Samuelson, re-sign Odyssey Sims

The Los Angeles Sparks signed Ana Dabovic and Karlie Samuelson and re-signed Odyssey Sims. “It will be nice having Ana back on ... [+]

Ten candidates on latest watch list for the 2018 Nancy Lieberman Award

The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame and the Women’s Basketball Coaches Association announced the latest watch list for the 2018 ... [+]

South Carolina: NCAA denies transfer waiver for Te’a Cooper

From South Carolina: South Carolina Athletics was informed today by the NCAA that the waiver of the transfer year in residence for ... [+]

Connecticut Sun’s Curt Miller chosen to serve on the 2017-20 USA Basketball Women’s National Team Player Selection Committee

Connecticut Sun head coach and general manager Curt Miller has been chosen to serve on the 2017-20 USA Basketball Women’s National ... [+]

Wooden Award Midseason Top 25 List

The John R. Wooden Award announced the Women's Midseason Top 25 list for the 2018 honor. Wooden Award candidates must be full-time students ... [+]