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Dishin & Swishin 11/20/12 Podcast: Sisters Joslyn & Elle Tinkle face off as Stanford meets Gonzaga

Dishin & Swishin 11/20/12 Podcast: Sisters Joslyn & Elle Tinkle face off as Stanford meets Gonzaga

[display_podcast] Having a sister is like having a best friend you can’t get rid of. You know whatever you do, they’ll still be there. ~Amy Li With all due respect to Ms. Li, she never had to box out a…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 11-29-2012

Nebraska has no answer for Maryland forward Alyssa Thomas (Omaha|com) http://t.co/hO4SenQY #ncaaw -> Ohio State rally falls short against North Carolina (Columbus Dispatch) http://t.co/WkMkUtmK #ncaaw -> Colorado (5-0) beats Wyoming behind strong second half (Daily Camera) http://t.co/od6UoqnP #ncaaw -> Colorado:…

After routing Colgate 101-41, UConn prepares for more difficult stretch including No. 11 Maryland

After routing Colgate 101-41, UConn prepares for more difficult stretch including No. 11 Maryland

In the movie Hoosiers, coach Norman Dale preaches the four pass offense to his team, even benching a player for not following his system when only four others are available. Dale would have loved watching the 2012-13 Connecticut Huskies women’s…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 11-28-2012

ACC presidents vote to add Louisville as the replacement for Maryland (AP) http://t.co/mldzdrgP #ncaa -> Iowa State cruises to in-state victory against Drake, 87-45 (Iowa State Daily) http://t.co/f0jObvfX #ncaaw -> Mama Taj on the sidelines with Rice as Baylor’s Brittney…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 11-27-2012

Pitt on a roll with 5 straight wins after defeating Longwood, 86-60 http://t.co/pf2wQTvn #ncaaw -> Lack of rebounding hurts Tennessee-Martin in loss to Louisville (Jackson Sun) http://t.co/lBB0HcVX #ncaaw -> Yesterday's results: http://t.co/eBCXgdY2 Today's games: http://t.co/miwGrZQB TV Sched: http://t.co/MxbAEbBT #ncaaw ->…

Taj McWilliams-Franklin on the sidelines with Rice as Baylor’s Brittney Griner returns home to Houston to face the Owls

Taj McWilliams-Franklin on the sidelines with Rice as Baylor’s Brittney Griner returns home to Houston to face the Owls

Photos © Robert Franklin, all rights reserved. Just a few weeks ago Minnesota Lynx forward/center Taj McWilliams-Franklin joined Rice University on the sidelines to begin her duties as an assistant coach. The Lynx reached the WNBA Finals for the second…

Tulane coach Lisa Stockton on joining the Big East

Tulane coach Lisa Stockton on joining the Big East

Following in the footsteps of Central Florida, Houston, Memphis and Southern Methodist, Tulane University will leave Conference USA to join the Big East in all sports. The school made the announcement Tuesday and will begin competing in their new conference …

The NCAA hires former WNBA president Val Ackerman as a consultant to review the state of women’s college basketball

The NCAA hired Val Ackerman, the founding president of the WNBA,  as a consultant to conduct a comprehensive assessment of the current state of intercollegiate women’s basketball. Ackerman’s main task is to deliver a strategic “white paper” in the spring…

NCAA Women’s Basketball Division I Statistics for Games Through Sunday, November 25, 2012

Statistics: NCAA Points Per Game || Rebounds Per Game || Assists Per Game || Blocked Shots Per Game || Steals Per Game || Field-Goal Percentage || Free-Throw Percentage || Three-Point Field-Goal Percentage || Three-Point Field Goals Per Game || Double…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 11-26-2012

Florida State Seminoles are better than the ACC expected (ESPN) http://t.co/Lf4OfqYh #ncaaw -> Texas freshman Imani McGee-Stafford finds her rhythm in the post position http://t.co/Ru6oZTw7 #ncaaw -> Catch up on yesterday's news and results: http://t.co/3ZXCg0kg #ncaaw -> Yesterday's results: http://t.co/QN5nx85x…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 11-25-2012

Catch up on yesterday’s results and news: Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 11-24-2012 http://t.co/zffddNwA #ncaaw -> Yesterday’s results: http://t.co/rga77LId Today’s games: http://t.co/miwGrZQB TV Sched: http://t.co/MxbAEbBT #ncaaw -> UConn: Auriemma values early-season tournaments like the Paradise Jam (Hartford Courant) http://t.co/nkdJ0yZU #ncaaw -> UConn: Sophomore Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis has a concussion (Hartford Courant) http://t.co/sziOdnM8 #ncaaw -> Ohio State supporting…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 11-25-2012

Catch up on yesterday's results and news: Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 11-24-2012 http://t.co/zffddNwA #ncaaw -> Yesterday's results: http://t.co/rga77LId Today's games: http://t.co/miwGrZQB TV Sched: http://t.co/MxbAEbBT #ncaaw -> UConn: Auriemma values early-season tournaments like the Paradise Jam (Hartford Courant) http://t.co/nkdJ0yZU #ncaaw…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 11-24-2012

LSU knocks off No. 12 West Virginia 71-63 http://t.co/50lfNSBu #ncaaw -> Carlie Needles' late three-pointer lifts Florida over N.C. State, 66-64 http://t.co/T1Rkxr8Z #ncaaw -> FIU beats Iowa 66-65 http://t.co/za3UXJzt #ncaaw -> UTEP still undefeated after downing Arizona, 64-53 http://t.co/YvEXUt6p #ncaaw…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 11-22-2012

Dishin & Swishin 11/21 Podcast: A Special Thanksgiving chat with Kara Lawson + her yummy vegan recipes (Hoopfeed) http://t.co/RPqpaQxo #wnba -> #ncaaw RT @CalCoachG It's hard to describe Tierra's strength & courage in words. In this piece her own words…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 11-21-2012

Connecticut Sun eyeing WNBA's version of Jon Gruden (New Haven Register) http://t.co/q83UnVYK #wnba -> http://t.co/ishV0vR9: No championship leads to Thibault's release http://t.co/riEzOw17 #wnba -> Mike Thibault did everything but win WNBA title (ESPN) http://t.co/i7Xq1p3z #wnba -> Statement of BIG EAST…

Dishin & Swishin 11/21/12 Podcast: A Special Thanksgiving chat with Kara Lawson

Dishin & Swishin 11/21/12 Podcast: A Special Thanksgiving chat with Kara Lawson

[display_podcast] A few years back, I started a Dishin & Swishin tradition. You see, every week for the remainder of the year I get to talk basketball with the greatest players, coaches, administrators and journalists in the women’s game, but…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 11-20-2012

The Connecticut Sun fires head coach Mike Thibault and assistant coaches http://t.co/2HjKBDJU #wnba -> Asst. coaches Bernadette Mattox & Scott Hawk were also let go. The Sun haven't had a coaching change since the franchise moved to CT. #wnba ->…

The Connecticut Sun fires head coach Mike Thibault and assistant coaches

The Connecticut Sun fires head coach Mike Thibault and assistant coaches

From the Sun: The Connecticut Sun announced today it will not be retaining head coach Mike Thibault or his assistant coaches for the 2013 season. This is the first coaching change since the franchise relocated to Connecticut at the start…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 11-19-2012

UConn: Dolson dominates vs. Texas A&M; Hartley close to return (New Haven Register) http://t.co/XVyQW502 #ncaaw -> UTEP: Miners take down Arizona State 60-54 (El Paso Times) http://t.co/g2hQztex #ncaaw -> Kansas: Jayhawks slide past Wake Forest, 64-58 http://t.co/UcuScXU4 #ncaaw -> Stanford…

Stanford edges UConn to take top spot in AP Top 25, Baylor falls to No. 3

Stanford edges UConn to take top spot in AP Top 25, Baylor falls to No. 3

AP Story || Poll Three days after stunning Baylor, Stanford took the top spot in the Associated Press women’s basketball poll. Baylor fell from No. 1 to No. 3. UCLA, Kansas, Dayton and North Carolina entered the top 25 while…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 11-18-2012

Tulsa Shock stands with Jennifer Lacy after alleged assault (Tulsa World) http://t.co/jvWxApuK #wnba -> Tulsa Shock was a 'bright spot' for WNBA, league president says (Tulsa World) http://t.co/94V81EsG #wnba -> Rainbow Wahine Classic: Baylor bounces back with dunk from Griner…

Rainbow Wahine Classic Update: Baylor bounces back with a dunk from Griner, Stanford continues its winning ways

Baylor vs. Tennessee-Martin Photo Gallery || Stanford vs. Hawaii Photo Gallery No. 1 Baylor (3-1) rebounded from their Friday loss to No. 4 Stanford in the Rainbow Wahine Classic to trounce Tennessee-Martin 82-67 Saturday night. It was the first-ever meeting…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 11-17-2012

RT @OColly: Our special issue remembering the 2011 plane crash that killed 4 members of the OSU family is complete. The front –> htt … -> Oklahoma State honors the lives of Kurt Budke, Miranda Serna & the Branstetters http://t.co/qV7djMwd…

Oklahoma State honors the lives of Kurt Budke, Miranda Serna and the Branstetters

Oklahoma State honors the lives of Kurt Budke, Miranda Serna and the Branstetters

From Oklahoma State: Saturday, Nov. 17, marks the one-year anniversary of the plane crash that took the lives of OSU Head Women’s Basketball Coach Kurt Budke, Assistant Coach Miranda Serna and OSU alumni Olin and Paula Branstetter. “It is a…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 11-16-2012

Jennifer Lacy issues statement on Holdsclaw violent incident http://t.co/OjkFqeg9 Holdsclaw remains in jail (ajc|com) http://t.co/kODpthhB -> Oregon freshman Jillian Alleyne has 38 pts/27 rebs but Ducks fall in 2 OT to Portland St., 87-85 (OregonLive) http://t.co/N4fMgKB9 #ncaaw -> Portland State:…