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2015 Women’s Final Four Court Time Lapse

Video: NCAA The 2015 Women’s Final Four court design is unveiled as it is painted by Connor Sports. The court was installed at Amalie Arena in Tampa Bay, Florida on Sunday, March 29, 2015. Founded in 1972, Connor Sports specializes…

UConn, Maryland, Notre Dame and South Carolina are headed to the Final Four

UConn, Maryland, Notre Dame and South Carolina are headed to the Final Four

The top four seeds in the NCAA tournament are set to compete in the Final Four at Amalie Arena in Tampa Bay, Fla. The teams will face off on Sunday, April 5, beginning with South Carolina vs. Notre Dame at 6:30 p.m.…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 03-30-2015

Yesterday's results http://t.co/DZPyW4Ii0E || Today's NCAA games: http://t.co/LYb2AMTgT8 || Today on TV: http://t.co/4oLZ2iUl05 #ncaaw -> #NBA commissioner Adam Silver supports political activism of players (CentralJersey|com) http://t.co/42cLYbDtTr -> Video: South Carolina gets warm welcome home from fans (WLTX) http://t.co/KyFO8zs9n3 #ncaaw ->…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 03-29-2015

Yesterday's results http://t.co/qBaoou4JFe || Today's Elite 8 games http://t.co/4oLZ2iUl05 || Interactive Bracket http://t.co/WxECkXTHlz -> Today's #WNIT quarterfinals http://t.co/7NbMcV7zmo #ncaaw http://t.co/F65aS3zehG -> Tie game early on #1 South Carolina vs. #2 Florida State, 4 all, 15:50 #ncaaw ESPN/ESPN3 -> FSU's Brittany…

2015 Elite Eight field set

2015 Elite Eight field set

Results of the Sweet 16 afters games Friday and Saturday: #1 South Carolina 67, #4 North Carolina 65 #2 Baylor 81, #3 Iowa 66 #1 Notre Dame 81, #4 Stanford 60 #2 Florida State 66, #3 Arizona State 65 #1…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 03-28-2015

Yesterday's results http://t.co/on5hP8NBLX || Today's Sweet 16 games http://t.co/4oLZ2iCK8x || Interactive Bracket http://t.co/WxECkYbiK9 -> Catch up on yesterday's news: Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 03-27-2015  http://t.co/ZQt9jlKRGh #ncaaw #wnba -> RT @TexasWBB: With 12 minutes left in the first half, UConn…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 03-27-2015

Texas turnaround fueled by “fortitude” and work ethic of players who want the program to succeed (Hoopfeed) http://t.co/zOK7jrbyCz #ncaaw -> Catch up on yesterday's news: Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 03-26-2015 http://t.co/lHzx8qaV4k #ncaaw #wnit #wnba -> A sweet journey: Leticia…

Sports notables react to Indiana “religious freedom” law that allows anti-gay discrimination, NCAA issues statement

Sports notables react to Indiana “religious freedom” law that allows anti-gay discrimination, NCAA issues statement

Posted by Tully Bevilaqua on Tuesday, March 24, 2015 Update: March 28, 2015 The following joint statement was issued Saturday, March 28 by the NBA, WNBA, Indiana Pacers and Indiana Fever in regard to the Religious Freedom Restoration Act recently…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 03-26-2015

2015 DII Championship set: California (Pa.) vs. Cal Baptist, Fri. March 27, 8pm ET, CBS Sports Network http://t.co/W9Il8fAYZ5 #ncaaw -> NY Liberty: Herb Williams & Katie Smith named asst. coaches. Teresa Weatherspoon named dir. of player dev. http://t.co/COr3jeuHNm #wnba ->…

Texas turnaround fueled by “fortitude” and work ethic of players who want the program to succeed

Texas turnaround fueled by “fortitude” and work ethic of players who want the program to succeed

It’s been a while since Texas (24-10) went dancing in the Sweet 16, eleven years to be precise. During that time, coaching legend Jody Conradt stepped down after a historic career then former Duke coach Gail Goestenkors took over to…

2015 Wade Trophy finalists announced

From the WBCA: The Wade Trophy Committee, along with the Women’s Basketball Coaches Association (WBCA) and SHAPE America – the Society of Health and Physical Educators, announced the 12 finalists in contention for The Wade Trophy, which is presented annually…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 03-25-2015

Oklahoma City University beats Campbellsville (Ky.) 80-63 for 2nd straight NAIA national title http://t.co/Z6oHinmgjd http://t.co/y6QUz32OrC -> Today's #ncaaw DII Semifinals: California (Pa.) vs. Emporia State, 7pm || Cal Baptist vs. Limestone, 9:30pm || CBS Sports Network -> Attendance for NCAA…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 03-24-2015

Yesterday's NCAA DI results http://t.co/sqzXAWYAJF || Today's NCAA DII Elite 8 schedule/streaming: http://t.co/4oLZ2iUl05 #ncaaw -> Connecticut runs away from Rutgers to advance to Sweet Sixteen (Hoopfeed) http://t.co/7YdlbNNv3F #ncaaw -> Catch up on yesterday's news/results: Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 03-23-2015 http://t.co/THmdC7EhTx…

Connecticut runs away from Rutgers to advance to Sweet Sixteen

Connecticut runs away from Rutgers to advance to Sweet Sixteen

STORRS, Conn. – Connecticut continued their drive for a third consecutive national title with a victory over former Big East and American Athletic Conference foe Rutgers 91-55, before a crowd of 3,486 in Gampel Pavilion. UConn will have to leave…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 03-23-2015

Yesterday's NCAA DI results http://t.co/VjUwVrmwOl | Today's games: http://t.co/LYb2AMTgT8 | Today on TV: http://t.co/4oLZ2iUl05 #ncaaw -> Today's round 2 #WNIT schedule http://t.co/7NbMcV7zmo #ncaaw http://t.co/c9ljnePl7D -> North Florida fires head coach Mary Tappmeyer http://t.co/kmCug8ghtx #ncaaw -> Nike, company that convinced Syracuse…

Social media recap: Stanford advances to its eighth straight Sweet 16 after defeating Oklahoma, 86-76

Social media recap: Stanford advances to its eighth straight Sweet 16 after defeating Oklahoma, 86-76

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2015 Sweet Sixteen field set

The field for the 2015 NCAA Tournament Sweet 16 includes: Albany Region No. 1 Connecticut vs. No. 5 Texas No. 3 Louisville vs. No. 7 Dayton Oklahoma City Region No. 1 Notre Dame vs. No. 4 Stanford No. 2. Baylor…

Texas bigs too much for Cal to handle, Longhorns advance to Sweet 16 for the first time in 11 years

Texas bigs too much for Cal to handle, Longhorns advance to Sweet 16 for the first time in 11 years

By the Numbers || Social media recap BERKELEY– With four players in double figures No. 5 seed Texas ousted No. 4 California, 73-70, from the NCAA tournament in second round action Sunday evening at Haas Pavilion. The Longhorns advanced to the…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 03-22-2015

Yesterday's #ncaaw results http://t.co/YR2CvQ4gTl |I Today's games: http://t.co/LYb2AMTgT8 || *** Today on TV: http://t.co/4oLZ2iUl05 *** -> Catch up on yesterday's news: Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 03-21-2015  http://t.co/g6XmAsXGT6 #ncaaw -> Today's #WNIT schedule http://t.co/6oiDndFCmf -> Today's #WBI schedule http://t.co/BYOCwb0uaW #ncaaw…

Social media recap: #5 seed Texas takes down #4 Cal in Berkeley, 73-70

Social media recap: #5 seed Texas takes down #4 Cal in Berkeley, 73-70

[View the story “Texas beats Cal in Berkeley to advance to Sweet 16 for first time since 2003-04 season” on Storify]

Superior interior play to be on display when #4 Cal faces #5 Texas in the NCAA second round

Superior interior play to be on display when #4 Cal faces #5 Texas in the NCAA second round

Sunday, March 22, 6 p.m. PT Haas Pavilion, Berkeley, Calif. TV: ESPN2, Melissa Lee and Mary Murphy Radio: KVET 103.1 FM iHeart Austin or TexasSports.com – Craig Way and Kathy Harston BERKELEY, Calif. – No. 4 seed California (24-9, 13-5…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 03-21-2015

Yesterday's NCAA DI results http://t.co/aou3qQ25lf || Today's games: http://t.co/LYb2AMTgT8 || Today on TV: http://t.co/4oLZ2iUl05 #ncaaw -> Catch up on yesterday's news/1st round action/coaching changes: Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 03-20-2015 http://t.co/3Oe9sPQDG7 #ncaaw -> 2015 Division I Interactive Bracket: http://t.co/WxECkXTHlz Scoreboard:…

Connecticut opens NCAA title defense with victory over St. Francis Brooklyn

Connecticut opens NCAA title defense with victory over St. Francis Brooklyn

STORRS, Conn. – Connecticut began the defense of its women’s basketball championship at home in the friendly confines of Gampel Pavilion,easily defeating No. 16 seed St. Francis Brooklyn, 89-33. Coming into the game, St. Francis had eighteen losses on the…

Rutgers defeats Seton Hall in battle of old conference foes, 79-66

Rutgers defeats Seton Hall in battle of old conference foes, 79-66

STORRS, Conn. – They share the same home state, they share a long history in the former Big East conference. Last season, they shared two overtimes and an epic basketball game in the WNIT tournament. Tonight, Rutgers and Seton Hall…

Cal keeps Wichita State at bay, advances to second round of NCAAs to face Texas

Cal keeps Wichita State at bay, advances to second round of NCAAs to face Texas

By the Numbers || Social Media Recap BERKELEY – With rowdy hometown crowd in Haas Pavilion cheering them on, the No. 4 seed California Golden Bears (24-9) defeated a defensive-minded No. 13 Wichita State (29-5), 78-66, in the first round…