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Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 12-30-2012

Balanced scoring leads Washington State past Gonzaga 57-51. Cougars get road win in front of sold-out crowd http://t.co/Zi1E0ms4 #ncaaw -> Freshman Alexis Prince leads No. 3 Baylor in 106-41 rout of Southeastern Louisiana, plus photos (Hoopfeed) http://t.co/EWSDO5J2 #ncaaw -> Stanford's…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 12-29-2012

UPSET: Iowa downs No. 20 Texas, 86-63 in 1st round of Maggie Dixon Surf `N Slam Classic http://t.co/hGO54q3g #ncaaw -> College of Charleston beats Richmond, 82-74 http://t.co/xPGhSvjm #ncaaw Cougars 1st victory over an A-10 school since 80-81 season -> No.…

Freshman Alexis Prince leads No. 3 Baylor in 106-41 rout of SE Louisiana

Freshman Alexis Prince leads No. 3 Baylor in 106-41 rout of SE Louisiana

Photos © Robert Franklin, all rights reserved. No. 3 Baylor (10-1) had no problems soundly defeating Southeastern Louisiana 106-41 in Waco Saturday for its 46th consecutive home win to close out 2012. With No. 1 Stanford’s loss to No. 2…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 12-28-2012

Middle Tennessee sinks North Texas with late trey, 66-64 (Denton Record-Chronicle) http://t.co/rQckwzoy #ncaaw -> Yesterday's results: http://t.co/EZv8b5gX || Today's games: http://t.co/miwGrZQB || TV schedule: http://t.co/MxbAEbBT #ncaaw -> Catch up on yesterday's news: Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 12-27-2012 http://t.co/YK3cZHP1 #ncaaw…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 12-27-2012

Stanford stays on top in USA Today Coaches poll, West Virgina drops out, FSU enters at #25 http://t.co/7yBx1zl8 #ncaaw -> Dayton still No. 1 in mid-major rankings, Creighton climbs (ESPN) http://t.co/e2SLe7Mg #ncaaw -> Jim Jabir has Dayton undefeated, ranked nationally…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 12-27-2012

Stanford stays on top in USA Today Coaches poll, West Virginia drops out, FSU enters at #25 http://j.mp/Wioz6I #ncaaw Dayton still No. 1 in mid-major rankings, Creighton climbs (ESPN) http://j.mp/12RhnU4 #ncaaw Jim Jabir has Dayton undefeated, ranked nationally (Dayton Daily…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 12-24-2012

RT @Coach_Dunn: Our thoughts and prayers go out to Jeanette Pohlen and her family; her father passed away unexpectedly yesterday….. -> AP Poll: Stanford #1 for 6 straight weeks, Arkansas enters at #25, WVU falls out http://t.co/4HGr47sv #ncaaw Full: http://t.co/bGjF6PsX…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 12-23-2012

Tennessee back to square No. 1 after loss to Stanford (GoVolsXtra) http://t.co/bvCjBOlZ #ncaaw -> Notre Dame gets revenge on Texas A&M as McGraw hits milestone, earns 600th win as Irish coach (Journal Gazette) http://t.co/IUIOpAhi #ncaaw -> Arizona State sluggish in…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 12-22-2012

Big Sky suspends North Dakota coach Travis Brewster a game for comments on officiating (Grand Forks Herald) http://t.co/ZlDCArk4 #ncaaw -> Duke beats Cal State Bakersfield, 97-63 http://t.co/EuKDKJbe #ncaaw 6 Blue Devils in double figures -> Catch up on yesterday's news:…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 12-21-2012

Delle Donne return not enough to lift Delaware over Maryland (News Journal) http://t.co/LvXTFOgY #ncaaw -> Duquesne goes to West Virginia and stuns Mountaineers (Exponent Telegram) http://t.co/tK2YrXoc #ncaaw -> UTEP: Miners stomp New Mexico and earn 10th win of year (El…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 12-20-2012

South Carolina pushes No. 1 Stanford to the limit, falls just short (Post and Courier) http://t.co/6GppENfD #ncaaw -> Top-ranked Stanford edges Gamecocks (Gamecock Central) http://t.co/dQz25YMw #ncaaw -> Depth helps Old Dominion down UNLV 85-67 (Pilot Online) http://t.co/UIDtqNgM #ncaaw -> RT…

Dishin & Swishin 12/20/12 Podcast: New Mystics coach/GM Mike Thibault and analyst Christy Winters Scott on the hire

Dishin & Swishin 12/20/12 Podcast: New Mystics coach/GM Mike Thibault and analyst Christy Winters Scott on the hire

[display_podcast] It is widely believed that if the Washington Mystics did not have bad luck, they would have no luck at all. The most recent example of this theory is that the Mystics finished with the worst record in the…

Cal State Northridge stuns No. 12 UCLA 77-72 at Pauley Pavilion

From Cal State Northridge: Sophomore guard Ashlee Guay scored a career-high 28 points, Marta Masoni added 18 points on six three-pointers and the Cal State Northridge Matadors (6-4) upset the No. 12 UCLA Bruins (7-2) 77-72 Thursday night at Pauley…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 12-19-2012

Hot start and defense key to Baylor’s throttling of Tennessee (Hoopfeed) http://t.co/KajNoenx #ncaaw -> Holly Warlick: "We were quick-shooting the basketball….We were trying to make everything up in one possession." http://t.co/KajNoenx -> Voepel: Baylor devours Lady Vols (ESPN) http://t.co/CM7bdzK9 #ncaaw…

Hot start and defense key to Baylor’s throttling of Tennessee

Hot start and defense key to Baylor’s throttling of Tennessee

Quotes No. 3 Baylor (9-1) began its 76-53 rout of No. 10 Tennessee (7-2) on a 17-0 run with 6-8 center Brittney Griner scoring the first six points during the offensive spurt. “I thought we came out on fire,” said…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 12-18-2012

Ouch! –> British Basketball to appeal after UK Sport cuts all funding for 2016 (The Guardian) http://t.co/ltEpPM2a #gbr -> Ohio State gets back on track vs. Gonzaga (Columbus Dispatch) http://t.co/xCKPdZSY #ncaaw -> Catch up on yesterday's news: Hoopfeed Daily Twitter…

Washington Mystics name former Connecticut Sun coach Mike Thibault head coach and GM

Washington Mystics name former Connecticut Sun coach Mike Thibault head coach and GM

As expected the Washington Mystics named former Connecticut Sun coach Mike Thibault its new general manager and head coach. The Mystics fired Trudi Lacey in late September after a dismal two-year tenure with an 11-57 record. Thibault had a very…

No. 10 Tennessee continues Lone Star road trip at No. 3 Baylor

No. 10 Tennessee continues Lone Star road trip at No. 3 Baylor

Tennessee defeated Texas, 94-75 in Austin on Dec. 16. Meighan Simmons scored a team-high 18 points to lead six Lady Vols in double figures. Photos © Robert Franklin, all rights reserved. After a solid 94-75 victory over Texas Sunday, No.…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 12-17-2012

Video: Hartford edges Quinnipiac on an emotional afternoon (New Haven Register) http://t.co/JMj7OOBy #ncaaw -> Hard-nosed Rutgers defense key in defeat of No. 21 Miami (My Central Jersey) http://t.co/cfgsr7f2 #ncaaw -> Inconsistency hampers Lady Mocs junior Taylor Hall (timesfreepress|com) http://t.co/8JZWOxTM #ncaaw…

Allison McNeill steps down as coach of Canada’s women’s basketball team

From Canada Basketball: Allison McNeill, who culminated her 11th year at the helm by leading Canada on an inspiring run to the quarter-finals at the Olympic Games in London this past summer, today announced her retirement as head coach of Canada’s…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 12-16-2012

Syessence Davis has fit in well as Rutgers new point guard after just six starts (NJ|com) http://t.co/z9qYqXNY #ncaaw -> Rutgers: Freshmen guards Copper, Person making an impact (Asbury Park Press) http://t.co/swciUqbn #ncaaw -> Clemson: Freshman guard Danaejah Grant, sophomore guard…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 12-15-2012

Undefeated Colorado "trying to bring tradition back" to program (Daily Camera) http://t.co/fEMX2rHd #ncaaw -> RS Junior Lily Svete gets chance to start for Florida (Gainesville Sun) http://t.co/xu0jd2FI #ncaaw -> Catch up on yesterday's news: Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 12-14-2012…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 12-14-2012

Nikki Caldwell gets 100th career win, LSU defeats East Tennessee St., 76-42 http://t.co/A0OueXU7 #ncaaw -> Air Force gets first win of season in dramatic fashion, beats CSU Bakersfield, 82-78, in OT http://t.co/hQo0Hemt #ncaaw -> Freshman Jamie Weisner's double-double sparks Oregon…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 12-13-2012

Arizona State routs San Diego 72-39, has won five of its past six games (AZ Central) http://t.co/BP7QrHHt #ncaaw -> Vanderbilt's Melanie Balcomb was born to coach http://t.co/qnBVUl3s #ncaaw -> Wisconsin: Back injury will keep senior guard Taylor Wurtz sidelined (Madison|com)…

Dishin & Swishin 12/13/12 Podcast: Lindsay Gottlieb has the Cal Bears stalking Stanford

Dishin & Swishin 12/13/12 Podcast: Lindsay Gottlieb has the Cal Bears stalking Stanford

[display_podcast] For years great minds in women’s basketball have pondered the question, “when will another program come around to challenge Stanford for West Coast supremacy?” Many have tried, none have succeeded. However, on the campus of the University of California,…