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Month: January 2015

Cal dominates Washington 82-58, wins fourth straight

Cal dominates Washington 82-58, wins fourth straight

BEARS WIN! California coasts to an 82-58 win against Washington! Next Up: WSU at 5pm Monday. #DoOneMore pic.twitter.com/Aru34Ur512 — Cal Basketball (@CalWBBall) February 1, 2015 BERKELEY, Calif. – Cal (15-5, 7-2 Pac-12) continued a win streak started two weeks ago…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 01-30-2015

Yesterday's results http://t.co/pvXuRFCA6W || Today's games: http://t.co/LYb2ANstpM || Today on TV: http://t.co/3H8QuM7JrU #ncaaw -> Video: Nell Fortner picks and breaks down the list of the best players in the SEC (ESPN) http://t.co/7KbqyKHyXw #ncaaw -> RT @umdwbb: Shoutout to Aja for…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 01-29-2015

Yesterday's results http://t.co/FyHD4kKNZ1 || Today's games: http://t.co/LYb2ANstpM || Today on TV: http://t.co/3H8QuM7JrU #ncaaw -> ICYMI: 2015 McDonald’s All American Games final rosters announced http://t.co/HMo6T1cGVQ #prep #ncaaw -> Emotional Eastern Michigan team starts healing process by playing first game since tragedy…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 01-28-2015

Yesterday's results http://t.co/m8I060pzYv || Today's games: http://t.co/etb10NJ5eV || Today on TV: http://t.co/4oLZ2jbW89 #ncaaw -> The fraud of the student-athlete claim (NYTimes) http://t.co/rrqwkuJcbz #ncaa -> Middle Tennessee's Cheyenne Parker shoots her way into NCAA's "Starting Five" http://t.co/N8mgZyusDm #ncaaw -> Former ODU…

2015 McDonald’s All American Games final rosters announced

2015 McDonald’s All American Games final rosters announced

McDonald’s announced the list of high school seniors who will play in the 2015 McDonald’s All American Games taking place on April 1 at Chicago’s United Center. Players were nominated by high school coaches, athletic directors, principals and members of the McDonald’s…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 01-27-2015

Yesterday's results http://t.co/hNHlk0E3Ni || Today's games: http://t.co/etb10NJ5eV || Today on TV: http://t.co/4oLZ2jbW89 #ncaaw -> Oregon: Jr. guard Chloe Stiles dismissed from team after failed random drug test (Emerald Media) http://t.co/0Wto41M1tt #ncaaw -> ACC announces 2015 Women’s Basketball Legends http://t.co/8zq83b55Rg #ncaaw…

Naismith Awards Girls’ High School Player of the Year Mid-season Team

Presented annually to the high school basketball player who achieves great success on the court. Key announcement dates: Semifinalists – Tuesday, February 3, 2015 Finalists – Tuesday, February 17, 2015 Winner – Friday, March 6, 2015 Voters  Name Hometown High School…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 01-26-2015

Yesterday's results http://t.co/VQKXO596HG || Today's games: http://t.co/etb10NJ5eV || Today on TV: http://t.co/4oLZ2jbW89 #ncaaw -> Oregon State's Jamie Weisner is espnW's player of the week http://t.co/HXb8vWAGnH #ncaaw -> AP Poll: South Carolina still #1, Notre Dame & Maryland move up, Oklahoma…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 01-25-2015

Yesterday's results http://t.co/Pu98hndu0H || Today's games: http://t.co/etb10NJ5eV || Today on TV: http://t.co/4oLZ2jbW89 #ncaaw -> RT @CalWBBall: Yes, we made our own court at the hotel for our walk through this morning. http://t.co/QE6a2w6EFY -> Texas A&M: Transfer from Michigan State, 6-0…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 01-24-2015

Washington State beats Utah, 63-54 http://t.co/taR6MpmSqX #ncaaw -> Yesterday's results http://t.co/gtOuk8IFZF || Today's games: http://t.co/etb10NJ5eV || Today on TV: http://t.co/4oLZ2jbW89 #ncaaw -> Catch up on yesterday's news: Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 01-23-2015 http://t.co/ghoNNGZFf5 #ncaaw #wnba -> #3 Baylor wins…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 01-23-2015

Yesterday's results http://t.co/sfyTNMWGdX || Today's games: http://t.co/etb10NJ5eV || Today on TV: http://t.co/4oLZ2jbW89 #ncaaw -> Catch up on yesterday's news: Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 01-22-2015 http://t.co/jOwDcUnoC7 #ncaaw #wnba -> Auburn coach Terri Williams-Flournoy on last night's fracas: "You’re always disappointed…

2014-15 Senior CLASS Award candidates announced

Thirty NCAA student-athletes who excel both on and off the court were selected as candidates today for the 2014-15 Senior CLASS Award in collegiate basketball. To be eligible for the award, a student-athlete must be classified as an NCAA Division…

Minnesota senior guard Rachel Banham to return to Gophers in 2015-16

From Minnesota: University of Minnesota senior guard Rachel Banham today announced that she will return to the Golden Gopher women’s basketball program next season after being awarded a medical hardship waiver by the NCAA. Banham, who tore her anterior cruciate…

Auburn at Alabama erupts in a brawl, three players ejected

Update: Friday afternoon the SEC announced additional suspensions for Alabama sophomore guard Breanna Hayden and Auburn senior guard Hasina Muhammad: Upon consultation with Alabama and Auburn, SEC Commissioner Mike Slive has announced that the SEC has accepted each institution’s additional…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 01-22-2015

Yesterday's results: http://t.co/ojibPCpWlG || Today's games: http://t.co/etb10NJ5eV || Today on TV: http://t.co/4oLZ2jbW89 #ncaaw -> Catch up on yesterday's news: Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 01-21-2015 http://t.co/aHBKT7qMD7 #ncaaw #wnba -> How Oklahoma recruit Chelsea Dungee and her mom turned tragedy into…

Connecticut Sun forward Chiney Ogwumike undergoes knee surgery

From the Sun: Connecticut Sun forward Chiney Ogwumike underwent successful microfracture knee surgery today. She is expected to have a full recovery after an extended rehabilitation period of approximately six months. Dr. Walter Lowe, renowned orthopedic surgeon and team doctor…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 01-21-2015

Yesterday's results: http://t.co/WFJv0JkX5a || Today's games: http://t.co/etb10NJ5eV || Today on TV: http://t.co/4oLZ2jbW89 #ncaaw -> Catch up on yesterday's news: Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 01-20-2015  http://t.co/kdvcabOCMt #ncaaw #wnba -> Dishin & Swishin Podcast: Jenny Boucek @jboucek & @AlishaValavanis on @SeattleStorm…

Wooden Award Women’s Midseason Top 20 Announced

The John R. Wooden Award announced the Women’s Midseason Top 20 was announced today, a list comprised of 20 student-athletes who are the front-runners for college basketball’s most prestigious individual honor at roughly the halfway point of the 2014-15 season.…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 01-20-2015

Yesterday's results: http://t.co/PAQG8xbZZY || Today's games: http://t.co/etb10NJ5eV || Today on TV: http://t.co/4oLZ2jbW89 #ncaaw -> 4 Big South games streamed free today, plus Tulsa at Tulane on the American Digital Network. Full sched: http://t.co/4oLZ2jbW89 #ncaaw -> Report: Seattle Storm promote Jenny…

Texas senior forward Nneka Enemkpali tears ACL, out for rest of season

Texas senior forward Nneka Enemkpali tore her anterior cruciate ligament during Monday’s 75-58 loss at No. 3 Baylor (17-1, 6-0 Big 12), ending her season. “My heart goes out to Nneka because she has grown so much during her career…

A Special Dishin & Swishin Podcast: The Jenny Boucek era begins in Seattle

A Special Dishin & Swishin Podcast: The Jenny Boucek era begins in Seattle

[display_podcast] The 2015 Seattle Storm will have a familiar face on the bench, it just will not be former head coach Brian Agler. Today the Storm announced the promotion of associate head coach Jenny Boucek as the new leader on the sideline.…

Seattle Storm promotes Jenny Boucek to head coach

From a Storm release: The Seattle Storm today announced that Jenny Boucek has been named head coach. “Jenny has a tremendous energy, tenacity and passion for this franchise,” said Storm President & General Manager, Alisha Valavanis. “Her work ethic, basketball…

USA Today coaches poll for Jan. 20, 2015: South Carolina still on top, GWU and Seton Hall Enter

Newcomers: No. 24 George Washington (16-2), No. 25 Seton Hall (17-2) Dropped out: No. 20 Oklahoma State (12-5), No. 25 South Florida (14-4). Others receiving votes: Oklahoma State (12-5) 32; Western Kentucky (16-2) 26; James Madison (15-2) 23; South Florida…

KFC Yum! Center in Louisville to host a doubleheader of WNBA preseason contests

From the Dream: The Atlanta Dream announced today that it will host the 2015 Atlanta Dream Classic at KFC Yum! Center on May 23 in Louisville, Ky., to open its preseason schedule. The event, which will feature a doubleheader of…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 01-17-2015

#4 Texas wins 13th straight home game, beats Texas Tech, 55-44 http://t.co/jvVW55hFPp #ncaaw -> #3 Baylor wins 15th straight, defeats Kansas 71-63 http://t.co/x9VGEiIcmE #ncaaw -> West Virginia topples #21 Oklahoma State, 61-49 http://t.co/cx8ySPPaTV #ncaaw -> Oklahoma powers past TCU, 97-81…