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Dishin & Swishin 2/28/13 Podcast: Best kept secrets – meet just a few of the players making mid-major basketball great

Dishin & Swishin 2/28/13 Podcast: Best kept secrets – meet just a few of the players making mid-major basketball great

[display_podcast] We have a very special double-header event for this week Hoopfeed! Today’s Dishin & Swishin podcast looks at the mid-majors in women’s basketball. We have four different interview segments for you, each with talented players from a mid-major program…

The first Dishin & Swishin Q&A Session looks at mid-majors with Graham Hays of ESPN

This week’s Dishin & Swishin podcast gives you a look at just a few of the talented players from mid-major programs, giving you insight into their careers and lives playing ball for a school a little bit smaller than the…

With an Ivy League win streak record, Courtney Banghart has Princeton riding high

With an Ivy League win streak record, Courtney Banghart has Princeton riding high

Courtney Banghart of Princeton is one of the most successful young coaches in the country. Her team currently sits at 18-5 and 9-0 in the Ivy League and has run off 33 consecutive victories in conference play to set an…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 02-27-2013

UMaine freshman guard Milica Mitrovic sustained a broken hand in last night's crash involving the team bus http://t.co/jiwn213Fv5 #ncaaw -> UMaine was on its way to Boston for a game against Boston U. tonight. The game has been canceled http://t.co/jiwn213Fv5…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 02-27-2013

UMaine freshman guard Milica Mitrovic sustained a broken hand in last night's crash involving the team bus http://t.co/jiwn213Fv5 #ncaaw -> UMaine was on its way to Boston for a game against Boston U. tonight. The game has been canceled http://t.co/jiwn213Fv5…

Washington Mystics acquire center Kia Vaughn from New York Liberty in exchange for 1st round pick

From the Mystics: Washington Mystics General Manager and Head Coach Mike Thibault announced today that the team has acquired center Kia Vaughn and a second round pick (17th overall) from the New York Liberty in exchange for their first round…

Uneven performance defines season for Connecticut as they defeat Pittsburgh in home regular season finale, 76-36

Uneven performance defines season for Connecticut as they defeat Pittsburgh in home regular season finale, 76-36

STORRS, Conn. – The Connecticut Huskies concluded the home portion of their regular season last night with a 76-36 drubbing of the Pittsburgh Panthers. Although the outcome of the game was never in doubt, in many ways the game was…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 02-26-2013

Towson does not renew contract of Joe Mathews, hopes to have new coach by early April (The Towerlight) http://t.co/A9zAPp2ggo #ncaaw -> NAIA: Wayland Baptist coach Tory Bryant resigns http://t.co/akMCY80xpC #naia -> Catch up on yesterday's news: Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest…

TCU can’t complete comeback Tuesday night vs. Texas

AUSTIN, Texas – TCU stormed all the way back off a 24-4 run Tuesday night to tie the game midway through the second half, but Texas was able to hold on for a 59-46 victory at the Frank Erwin Center.…

Dishin &Swishin Philly Style 02-27-13: Dawn Staley

[display_podcast] Philly style: it is more than just one thing. It is a way of playing, a way of coaching, an attitude and way of conducting oneself. No one may convey “Philly Style” better than Dawn Staley. The local product…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 02-25-2013

Senior guard Felicia Barron a true comeback kid for NEC champion Quinnipiac (NH Register) http://t.co/Du6jPi7ugs #ncaaw -> Notre Dame's Skylar Diggins records triple-double in rout of DePaul (South Bend Tribune) http://t.co/986fAId5FI #ncaaw 17 pts/10 asts/10rebs -> Colorado moves up to…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 02-24-2013

With @AllDecade14 at the helm, Texas Southern claims 1st SWAC regular-season title in school history http://t.co/Kxx4SkglvM #ncaaw #hbcu -> Catch up on yesterday's news and results: Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 02-23-2013 http://t.co/kmFXH9YXhr #ncaaw -> Today's James Madison at #18…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 02-23-2013

No. 4 Stanford routs Oregon State 90-53 http://t.co/bQT1lQGcKv #wnba Chiney Ogwumike 19 pts/12 rebs -> No. 6 Cal beats Oregon for school-record 12th in row http://t.co/csHM8RUVV3 #ncaaw -> No. 20 Colorado beats Washington State 59-45 http://t.co/dy9HHxrWdn #ncaaw -> Michelle Plouffe,…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 02-22-2013

UAlbany stays perfect in America East with a 77-72 win over Boston U. http://t.co/S55ilFPPgt #ncaaw -> UTEP: Miners beat injury scare in win over Houston 73-55 (El Paso Times) http://t.co/SCFHOAUzA3 #ncaaw -> Catch up on yesterday's news and results: Hoopfeed…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 02-21-2013

No. 12 Louisville couldn't stop Andrea Smith in fall to South Florida (Courier-Journal) http://t.co/seFb0IAeWb #ncaaw -> Video: Indiana stuns No. 22 Purdue at the buzzer (Journal and Courier) http://t.co/HZSsG4uKBo #ncaaw -> TCU takes down No. 23 Oklahoma State to record…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 02-21-2013

No. 12 Louisville couldn't stop Andrea Smith in fall to South Florida (Courier-Journal) http://t.co/seFb0IAeWb #ncaaw -> Video: Indiana stuns No. 22 Purdue at the buzzer (Journal and Courier) http://t.co/HZSsG4uKBo #ncaaw -> TCU takes down No. 23 Oklahoma State to record…

Dishin & Swishin 2/21/13 Podcast: Looking at the “Student” part of “Student-Athlete” with UConn’s Heather Buck & Duke’s Haley Peters

Dishin & Swishin 2/21/13 Podcast: Looking at the “Student” part of “Student-Athlete” with UConn’s Heather Buck & Duke’s Haley Peters

[display_podcast] While we enjoy watching the incredibly talented young women that play college basketball on the basketball court, do we ever give much thought to the time they need to spend off the court, focusing on their academics? This is…

TCU takes down No. 23 Oklahoma State to record its first victory in Big 12 Conference play

TCU takes down No. 23 Oklahoma State to record its first victory in Big 12 Conference play

FORT WORTH, Texas – TCU had four players score in double-figures Wednesday night en route to a thrilling 64-63 upset victory over No. 23 Oklahoma State at Daniel-Meyer Coliseum. With the win, the Horned Frogs, who ended the game on…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 02-20-2013

UCLA tops crosstown rival USC, 68-54 http://t.co/pqDiEdJB #ncaaw Atonye Nyingifa 22 pts -> Catch up on yesterday's news: Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 02-19-2013 http://t.co/arEL9jTf #wnba #ncaaw -> Yesterday's results http://t.co/rKZfxVVJ || Today's games: http://t.co/miwGrZQB || TV: http://t.co/MxbAEbBT #ncaaw ->…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 02-19-2013

Duke: Junior point guard Chelsea Gray to miss rest of season, right knee cap dislocation requires surgery http://t.co/c3qW3cEG #ncaaw -> Brooklyn Pope (18pts/9 rebs) the difference-maker, coming off the bench, in Baylor's win over UConn (Hoopfeed) http://t.co/OPYKZSnl #ncaaw -> Griner…

Baylor vs. UConn – Postgame analysis

David Siegel talks to Paul Nanos about last night’s big game on Fox Sports Radio 1410.

Photos: 2013 NBA All-Star Weekend, Special Olympics Game with NBA and WNBA players

Twelve Special Olympics athletes from across the world showed a standing-room only crowd at NBA Jam Session on February 18 the unifying power of sport as they demonstrated their basketball skills in a Unified Sports game alongside NBA and WNBA…

Photos: 2013 NBA All-Star Weekend Tamika Catchings Autograph Session

On the Indiana Fever coming back as the reigning WNBA champions and the upcoming season I think the biggest thing is coming out, everybody getting better in the offseason. Every team will be better. Once we get going in the…

Brooklyn Pope the difference-maker, coming off the bench, as Baylor defeats Connecticut 76-70

Brooklyn Pope the difference-maker, coming off the bench, as Baylor defeats Connecticut 76-70

HARTFORD, Conn. — It was the February, 2013 version of the “Game of the Century.” Top-ranked Baylor, with one loss in their last 65 games, against Connecticut, a team that had gone 57-5 in that same time frame. Two great…

Brittney Griner hits the 3,000 point career mark as Baylor upends UConn in Hartford, 76-70

Brittney Griner hits the 3,000 point career mark as Baylor upends UConn in Hartford, 76-70

Box score In one of the most highly anticipated games of the year, No. 1 Baylor (25-1, 14-0 Big 12) defeated No. 3 Connecticut (24-2, 11-1 Big East) in front of a sold out 16,294-strong crowd at the XL Center…