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Month: November 2013

Barclays Invitational Roundup: LSU and Michigan advance to title game in Brooklyn

Barclays Invitational Roundup: LSU and Michigan advance to title game in Brooklyn

BROOKLYN, N.Y. – It was a day for rookies at the Barclays Center Women’s Invitational Friday afternoon with newcomers sending Michigan and LSU into Saturday night’s late title game at the home of the NBA New York Nets, which opened…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 11-29-2013

Yesterday's results http://t.co/bfW7UxUv8L Today's games http://t.co/7Ng05dQW7z TV http://t.co/4oLZ2iUl05 #ncaaw -> Barclays Invitational: Hot shooting sends Michigan past Texas Tech in Brooklyn, 82-71 http://t.co/YMmRrFfcWn #ncaaw -> Final: #2 Duke 97, Central Michigan 64 http://t.co/izrsjAkMg6 #ncaaw -> Final: #15 LSU 69, Rutgers…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 11-28-2013

Yesterday's results http://t.co/icBOfZWH5b Today's games http://t.co/7Ng05dQW7z TV http://t.co/4oLZ2iUl05 #ncaaw -> Catch up on yesterday's news: Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 11-27-2013 http://t.co/stPj6MiNRj #ncaaw -> Dishin & Swishin 11/27 Podcast: Cori Close & Jonathan Tsipis are turning around programs at UCLA &…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 11-27-2013

LSU deals with suspensions, heads into tournament in Brooklyn at Barclays Center shorthanded (Daily Reveille) http://t.co/diMnlcrT9q #ncaaw -> Yesterday's results: http://t.co/hDAqcjOvo1 Today's games: http://t.co/LYb2ANaShI TV sched: http://t.co/HZpUC6DGZp #ncaaw -> Catch up on yesterday's news: Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 11-26-2013…

No. 6 Stanford gives Tara VanDerveer her 900th career win with victory over FGCU

No. 6 Stanford (6-1) defeated Florida Gulf Coast 83-59 Wednesday afternoon during their second game of the Hardwood for Hope Tournament in Puerto Vallarta to give head coach Tara VanDerveer her 900th career win. She is just the fifth Division I…

Dishin & Swishin 11/27/13 Podcast: Restoring glory – Cori Close and Jonathan Tsipis are turning around the programs at UCLA and George Washington

Dishin & Swishin 11/27/13 Podcast: Restoring glory – Cori Close and Jonathan Tsipis are turning around the programs at UCLA and George Washington

[display_podcast] The history of the women’s college basketball game needs to be remembered and needs to be cherished. Programs such as UConn, Notre Dame and Duke owe their legacy to the groundbreaking achievements of Louisiana Tech, Old Dominion and others.…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 11-26-2013

Catch up on yesterday's news: Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 11-25-2013 http://t.co/ibQII1RHt2 #ncaaw -> Yesterday's results http://t.co/7dqLLjQfH1 Today's games http://t.co/7Ng05dQW7z TV http://t.co/4oLZ2iUl05 #ncaaw -> Congrats! Villanova WBB co-captain Jessica Wamala receives prestigious Rhodes Scholarship http://t.co/8lVh5WYz31 #ncaaw -> Rhodes Scholar Jessica…

Villanova’s Jessica Wamala receives prestigious Rhodes Scholarship

List of NCAA student-athlete 2014 Rhodes Scholars From Villanova: Elliot F. Gerson, American Secretary of the Rhodes Trust, on Saturday announced the names of the 32 American men and women chosen as Rhodes Scholars representing the United States. Jessica Wamala…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 11-25-2013

Yesterday's results http://t.co/NaKEsJYtKX Today's games http://t.co/7Ng05dQW7z TV http://t.co/4oLZ2iUl05 #ncaaw -> Notre Dame’s Muffet McGraw reflects on Philadelphia connections during Pennsylvania swing (Hoopfeed) http://t.co/X9VXmZDiHC #ncaaw -> Guru's PhilahoopsW College Report: Villanova's Tough Defense Keeps Wildcats Unbeaten http://t.co/FzgNExDivj #ncaaw -> Florida: Gators…

UConn dominance in Hall of Fame Classic highlight reel for 8-0 season start

Holiday tournaments have their pros and cons. In the case of a team like Connecticut, it is difficult to get quality opponents ready to come to Storrs for three games in three days. A few years ago the “World Vision…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 11-24-2013

Notre Dame’s Muffet McGraw reflects on Philadelphia connections after win over Penn (Hoopfeed) http://t.co/o1fnNWaABz #ncaaw -> Yesterday's results http://t.co/EgPeGFVK9l Today's games http://t.co/LYb2ANaShI TV sched http://t.co/HZpUC6DGZp #ncaaw -> #3 Tennessee overpowers Oakland, 84-50 http://t.co/leegCYp8dC #ncaaw -> Final: #4 Louisville 69, Florida State…

Notre Dame’s Muffet McGraw reflects on Philadelphia connections after win over Penn

Notre Dame’s Muffet McGraw reflects on Philadelphia connections after win over Penn

PHILADELPHIA – The Notre Dame stop in this area on the old Big East tour for Irish coach Muffet McGraw always featured the joy of a homecoming to family and friends combined with the agony of having to deal with…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 11-23-2013

UALR claims overtime thriller vs. Memphis, 68-63 http://t.co/haj2cWdUFE #ncaaw -> Yesterday's results http://t.co/etmccPNfQF Today's games http://t.co/7Ng05dQW7z TV http://t.co/4oLZ2iUl05 #ncaaw -> Halftime: Texas 37, #6 Stanford 30 http://t.co/8izH1Zyz0n #ncaaw -> RT @TexasWBB: Texas completed a 18-8 run over the last 6…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 11-22-2013

Yesterday's results http://t.co/n5yxyExHBZ Today's games http://t.co/LYb2ANaShI TV http://t.co/HZpUC6DGZp #ncaaw -> Catch up on yesterday's news: Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 11-21-2013 http://t.co/Bd1NWzT94s #ncaaw #wnba -> Dishin & Swishin 11/21/13 Podcast: Year two for Holly Warlick & Lady Vols filled with…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 11-21-2013

No. 16 Colorado holds on to beat Iowa 90-87 http://t.co/0pnnHO8nQI #ncaaw -> ICYMI: USA Basketball to hold open tryouts for 2014 USA Women’s U17 World Championship Team, app deadline 3/14/14 http://t.co/9mCBBT58Bg -> Stefanie Dolson earns place in Husky history in…

Michael Cooper named head coach of the Atlanta Dream

From the Atlanta Dream: The  Atlanta Dream today announced that former NBA player and WNBA champion coach Michael Cooper has been named Head Coach. Cooper was a five-time NBA Champion as a player with the Los Angeles Lakers, and led…

Dishin & Swishin 11/21/13 Podcast: Year two for Holly Warlick and the Lady Vols filled with anticipation and excitement

Dishin & Swishin 11/21/13 Podcast: Year two for Holly Warlick and the Lady Vols filled with anticipation and excitement

[display_podcast] What a difference a year makes! When Holly Warlick, the head coach at Tennessee, was last on Dishin & Swishin, she was entering her first year as the official head coach: the team was struggling with the end of…

Stefanie Dolson earns place in Husky history in Connecticut’s 114-68 victory over Oregon

Stefanie Dolson earns place in Husky history in Connecticut’s 114-68 victory over Oregon

HARTFORD, Conn. – “He (Oregon coach Paul Westhead) has coached a lot better players than I’ll ever coach in his career, both in the NBA and men’s college basketball, and certainly in the WNBA,” UConn coach Geno Auriemma said following…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 11-20-2013

Yesterday's results http://t.co/MkyuZYFcSI Today's games http://t.co/LYb2ANaShI #ncaaw -> No. 23 Georgia overcomes early deficit, uses 26-0 run to beat Furman (AP) http://t.co/nB8JCIvobX #ncaaw -> Texas improves to 3-0 as they take down New Mexico in the Pit (Daily Texan) http://t.co/h97uojrxfv…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 11-19-2013

#ncaaw #colorado "RT @sitbones @hoopfeed Did you see this story about bb tickets at CU? Not sure what I think" http://t.co/S0MP8URWeO -> .@sitbones What if people have other things to do, like study/work? Keeping students "hostage" at WBB game to…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 11-18-2013

UC Davis women take positives from Stanford loss (AP) http://t.co/s2hmIIPQOU #ncaaw -> Yesterday's results http://t.co/tN8DezLxSB Today's games http://t.co/LYb2ANaShI #ncaaw -> UConn back to unanimous No. 1 in AP Poll (AP) http://t.co/a91ZY9VVr3 Full poll: http://t.co/9MiDPE7oF1 #ncaaw -> No. 1 Connecticut cruises…

No. 1 Connecticut cruises to road victories while inexperience hampers No. 14 Penn State

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. – Several weeks ago after defending NCAA champion Connecticut completed its brief foray against a pair of Division II teams in tuneup contests, Hall of Fame coach Geno Auriemma looked ahead to his opening slate. “We have…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 11-17-2013

Catch up on yesterday's news: Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 11-16-2013 http://t.co/B0O9GLedOu #ncaaw -> Yesterday's results http://t.co/V5Mvt9Xdk9 Today's games http://t.co/uGbKjjch7F Today on TV http://t.co/4oLZ2iUl05 #ncaaw -> Noon ET on the Big Ten Network, #1 Connecticut at #13 Penn State http://t.co/xNnahFeYPV #ncaaw…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 11-16-2013

Final: #3 Stanford 86, Cal Poly 51 http://t.co/JnIjZalUUg #ncaaw Chiney Ogwumike w/career-high 36 pts plus 11 rebs -> Even shorthanded, UConn dominates (ESPN) http://t.co/yvdEknIZwR #ncaaw -> Short-handed UConn passes major test vs. Maryland (New Haven Register ) http://t.co/8Ck2zSjFeA -> No.…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 11-15-2013

Texas A&M sophomore Rachel Mitchell accused of assault after dispute over parking space (Eagle) http://t.co/sWMggZW20O #ncaaw -> Catch up on yesterday's news: Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 11-14-2013 http://t.co/5zfFclbg0S #ncaaw -> Yesterday's results http://t.co/ILMqpmzwcK Today's games http://t.co/7Ng05dQW7z TV sched: http://t.co/4oLZ2iUl05…