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Hoopfeed Twitter Weekly Digest for week ending 2012-02-19

Defense and dominant second half propels UConn past Georgetown, 80-38 (Hoopfeed) http://t.co/cjoOtfBm #ncaaw # Cincinnati outlasts Pittsburgh, 62-57, for most wins in Elliott era http://t.co/9dhWlC4Z #ncaaw Bjonee Reaves 19 pts # Rachel Barnes leads Providence in win over Seton Hall,…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 02-18-2012

Princeton remains undefeated in Ivy Play with 11th consecutive victory, beats Columbia, 86-46 http://t.co/tN5AzL3C #ncaaw -> Marist topples Canisius, one win away from clinching MAAC regular-season title (Poughkeepsie Journal) http://t.co/UdgPrpxR #ncaaw -> UConn trying for 100th straight home win (AP)…

St. John’s shocks the Huskies, halts UConn’s 99-game home winning streak

St. John’s shocks the Huskies, halts UConn’s 99-game home winning streak

Unranked St. John's (18-8, 10-3) stunned No. 2 Connecticut (24-3, 11-2) Saturday night beating the Huskies 57-56 after Shenneika Smith drained a three-pointer with just eight seconds left in the game.

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 02-17-2012

No. 3 Stanford routs Oregon State, 78-45 http://t.co/gVwzHObL #ncaaw Nnemkadi Ogwumike 27 pts/9 rebs -> No. 23 BYU falls to San Francisco at home, 71-64 http://t.co/PxBHx1wr #ncaaw Jamie Katuna 21 pts, Rheina Ale 17 pts/6 rebs -> Memorial Magic strikes…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 02-16-2012

West Virginia used 13-0 run to pull away from Rutgers in 60-50 win (dailymail|com) http://t.co/LwFkQUCO #ncaaw -> Texas A&M used late run vs. Missouri to remain in second place in Big 12 (aggiesports|com) http://t.co/MUE15R9o #ncaaw -> Aaryn Ellenberg busts slump,…

Dishin & Swishin February 16 includes top coaches: Miami’s Katie Meier, WVU’s Mike Carey, Lynx coach Cheryl Reeve and Amherst’s GP Gromacki

Dishin & Swishin February 16 includes top coaches: Miami’s Katie Meier, WVU’s Mike Carey, Lynx coach Cheryl Reeve and Amherst’s GP Gromacki

On today's Dishin & Swishin podcast, we get to show how diversified our coverage of women's basketball can be. We talk with coaches of three different levels in four segments: University of Miami head coach Katie Meier, Mike Carey of…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 02-15-2012

Colorado State takes out Boise State, 67-58, holding strong at second in MWC http://t.co/H1cEnY7M #ncaaw -> Missouri upset bid falls short vs Texas A&M (Columbia Missourian) http://t.co/R9ko6utk #ncaaw -> Kentucky: Mitchell says Cats must shoot better to combat zones (kentucky|com)…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 02-14-2012

Minnesota Gophers play upset card again with Nebraska (St. Paul Sports Examiner) http://t.co/1qx2U7QE #ncaaw -> Nebraska can't dig way out against Gophers (huskerextra|com) http://t.co/pRCVgZHD #ncaaw -> Video highlights: No. 13 Tennessee routs No. 7 Kentucky, 91-54 http://t.co/5MryLqBv #ncaaw -> Video…

Free agent camp gives college players WNBA exposure

For college seniors who are not in line to receive invitations to WNBA draft festivities shortly after the NCAA Division I basketball tournament, free agent camps provide an opportunity to get exposure in front of coaches and scouts. Merit Management…

Video highlights: No. 13 Tennessee routs No. 7 Kentucky, 91-54

Video: University of Tennessee Athletics No. 13 Tennessee got revenge on No. 7 Kentucky Monday night handing the Wildcats their largest defeat of the season, 91-54. The game was part of the “Play 4 Kay” initiative to raise awareness for…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 02-13-2012

Kansas: Forward Carolyn Davis injured in loss to K-State (kansan|com) http://t.co/Yszzib0W Suffers leg injury http://t.co/ptBpXgHz #ncaaw -> NC State: Pack falls to Wake Forest, 70-57, in an emotional Hoops 4 Hope matchup (technicianonline|com) http://t.co/yL2ObAnk #ncaaw -> No. 6 Maryland again…

USA Basketball announces finalists for the 2012 U.S. Olympic Women’s Basketball Team

USA Basketball announces finalists for the 2012 U.S. Olympic Women’s Basketball Team

USA Basketball announced 21 USA Women’s National Team members as finalists for the 2012 U.S. Olympic Women’s Basketball Team.   The player selections were made by the USA Basketball Women’ National Team Player Selection Committee. Baylor center Brittney Griner is…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 02-12-2012

RT @hoopism: Final USC 76, Cal 75 (OT) -> RT @Chiney321: Watching the Cal USC game got me sooo excited for our game tomorrow! #Pac12IsALIVE!!! -> RT @Nnemkadi30: Wow the women's USC-Cal game was INSANE!! #haterKeepHatin WhoSaysThePac12IsBoring -> Defense and…

Texas A&M at Baylor video highlights and Twitter game thread, February 11, 2012

Country music star Trace Adkins sang the National Anthem before top-ranked Lady Bears beat Texas A&M, 71-48. Video: Baylor Athletics.

Hoopfeed Twitter Weekly Digest for week ending 2012-02-12

Fresno St. beats Louisiana Tech in final seconds in Ruston, 61-59 http://t.co/gHJCCwa9 #ncaaw Attendance: 7,034. La Tech season ave: 2,878 # Defensive pressure too much for Stringer’s Scarlet Knights as UConn rolls over Rutgers (Hoopfeed) http://t.co/xZtFDbW6 #ncaaw # Bria Hartley growing…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 02-11-2012

NCAA DI: Yesterday's results http://t.co/g2RL7Ih9 Today's games: http://t.co/QdlhQ6BL #ncaaw -> Guru's College Report: Princeton Still Ivy Perfect ( http://t.co/8TgWwX9b ) http://t.co/5dkWMFL3 #ncaaw -> Preview: No. 1 Baylor looks to exact revenge on No. 15 Texas A&M (Hoopfeed) http://t.co/cmuFwyNZ #ncaaw TV:…

Baylor routs Texas A&M in Waco in front of a sellout crowd

Baylor routs Texas A&M in Waco in front of a sellout crowd

WACO, Texas - Same story, story different team. Baylor routs a visitor to the Ferrell Center. Except this time, it was the reigning national champions. No. 15 Texas A&M had no answers for No. 1 Baylor early Saturday evening in…

Defense and dominant second half propels UConn past Georgetown, 80-38

STORRS, Conn. – You knew after the success Louisville had this past Tuesday against Connecticut in an aggressive, physical game that Georgetown was going to try to do the same. For half the game, it was a pretty good strategy,…

No. 1 Baylor looks to exact revenge on No. 15 Texas A&M in Brazos battle, Trace Adkins to sing national anthem

No. 1 Baylor looks to exact revenge on No. 15 Texas A&M in Brazos battle, Trace Adkins to sing national anthem

WACO, Texas – Thirty years ago, Baylor head coach Kim Mulkey was a sophomore at Louisiana Tech and the starting point guard who ran the floor for a squad that won the first ever NCAA Division I women’s basketball championship.…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 02-10-2012

Tulane rolls past C-USA foe Houston, 71-51 http://t.co/P51byuRv #ncaaw Freshman forward Adesuwa Ebomwonyi 17 pts/6 rebs -> James Madison earns 56-51 OT win at Drexel http://t.co/xNqTL0B0 #ncaaw Tarik Hislop 22 pts/7 rebs/6 asts -> FGCU continues undefeated A-Sun reign, beats…

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

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 rest of the picture has yet to be painted. Beard, who the franchise signed Wednesday, said she is thrilled…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 02-09-2012

Oklahoma State: Cowgirls hang on to beat Texas Tech, 53-49 http://t.co/FtnJlwD2 #ncaaw -> SEC sags in women's basketball polls (The Tennessean) http://t.co/psChZWvs #ncaaw -> Florida looking for more than scoring from sophomore Brittany Shine (alligator|org) http://t.co/JnR1YUrU #ncaaw -> Tennessee: Lady…

2012 McDonald’s All American High School Basketball Team Rosters Announced

The 2012 McDonald’s All American Games rosters were announced today on ESPNU. The girl’s game is slated for March 28 in Chicago at the United Center at 7 p.m. ET. The game will be broadcast on ESPNU. Proceeds from game…

Dishin & Swishin February 9, 2012 Podcast: Tina Thornton on Play4Kay on ESPN, Alison Vernerey gives back, Stefanie Dolson having fun & Jennifer Azzi builds a program

Dishin & Swishin February 9, 2012 Podcast: Tina Thornton on Play4Kay on ESPN, Alison Vernerey gives back, Stefanie Dolson having fun & Jennifer Azzi builds a program

On this week's podcast, we are split in half on coverage. First, we take a look at one of our favorite, and most important events of each season, the Play4Kay initiative and cancer awareness with ESPN's Tina Thornton and Duke…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 02-08-2012

Run falls short for Louisville women against UConn, (Courier-Journal) http://t.co/8J3gWFdD #ncaaw -> Video: Geno Auriemma on Jeff Walz, the Louisville program and Memphis joining the Big East (Courier-Journal) http://t.co/IW6Wih8m #ncaaw -> Syracuse finds game too late against No. 2 Notre…