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Dishin & Swishin in the year 2015: Looking back at the year in Women’s Basketball

Dishin & Swishin in the year 2015: Looking back at the year in Women’s Basketball

As we say goodbye to another calendar year and make resolutions for 2016, it seems like a good time to look back at what made 2015 a great year for women’s basketball. It was also the year that Dishin &…

No. 19 Cal heads into Pac-12 play on high note; Gabby Green notches a triple-double in 106-44 rout of CSUN

No. 19 Cal heads into Pac-12 play on high note; Gabby Green notches a triple-double in 106-44 rout of CSUN

BERKELEY, Calif. – No. 19 California (9-2) never trailed against California State University Northridge (2-11) Wednesday night, routing the Matadors 106-44 at Haas Pavilion. It was the last non-conference game of the season for the Bears before they start a…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 12-30-2015

Yesterday's results https://t.co/T1biTBYV10 Today's games https://t.co/LYb2AMTgT8 Today on TV/Streaming https://t.co/4oLZ2iUl05 #ncaaw -> Lauren Jackson's Canberra Capitals career nearing its end, released from contract (Sydney MH) https://t.co/ZSnWskgaHN #wnbl #wnba #rio2016 -> #19 @CalWBBall looks to match 2nd-best-ever nonconference record, faces CSUN…

No. 19 Cal looks to match second-best non-conference record vs. CSUN

No. 19 Cal looks to match second-best non-conference record vs. CSUN

California State University Northridge (2-10) at No. 19/18 California (8-2) Haas Pavilion (Berkeley, Calif.), 7 p.m. PT/10 p.m. ET Video: Cal Live Stream Live Stats Series Record: Cal leads, 4-2 This is the first meeting between the Bears and Matadors…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 12-29-2015

Yesterday's results https://t.co/6Bz2oLuaNj Today's games https://t.co/LYb2AMTgT8 Today on TV/Streaming https://t.co/4oLZ2iUl05 #ncaaw -> ICYMI: Erica McCall leads No. 11 Stanford in 73-30 payback win over Chattanooga(Hoopfeed) https://t.co/OgRgH723mh #ncaaw -> USA Today Coaches Poll for Dec. 29, 2015: Ohio State, Texas A&M…

USA Today Coaches Poll for Dec. 29, 2015: Ohio State, Texas A&M and Seton Hall move up

Notes Three teams moved up one spot: No. 9 Ohio State, No. 13 Texas A&M and No. 23 Seton Hall. Florida Stat is in a tie at No. 13 with Texas A&M. Two teams fell a spot: No. 10 Oregon…

Erica McCall leads No. 11 Stanford in 73-30 payback win over Chattanooga

Erica McCall leads No. 11 Stanford in 73-30 payback win over Chattanooga

PALO ALTO, Calif. – No. 11 Stanford (10-2) routed Chattanooga 73-30 Monday night in a payback win led by junior forward Erica McCall. Last season, in the first-ever meeting between the two programs, the Mocs got the best of the…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 12-28-2015

Yesterday's results https://t.co/jMmSSZ2peW Today's games https://t.co/LYb2AMTgT8 Today on TV/Streaming https://t.co/4oLZ2iUl05 #ncaaw -> Meadowlark Lemon, Harlem Globetrotter who played basketball and pranks with virtuosity, dies at 83 (NY Times) https://t.co/lz0i1NX13c -> How you can support #WNBA player Tiffany Jackson-Jones in her…

No. 11 Stanford has a chance for payback against Chattanooga, Mocs in Cali for showdown

Game tonight at 10 p.m. at Stanford. Here’s your permission slip to be late to work tomorrow. #nevertoolate #GoMocs pic.twitter.com/KqESrbs65Y — Chattanooga Mocs (@GoMocsWBK) December 28, 2015 For Chattanooga fans back in Tennessee, the game will be a late one,…

AP Poll – Dec. 28, 2015 – Arizona State rises five spots to No. 17, no changes in top nine

UConn remains the unanimous No. 1. There were no changes in the top nine. Oregon State moved up one spot, back into the top 10 at No. 10. DePaul fell eight spots to No. 25. The Blue Demons lost at…

Pac-12 Players of the Week: Arizona State’s Arnecia Hawkins and Cal’s Kristine Anigwe

Hoopfeed’s ballot: Player of the Week: Arnecia Hawkins (Arizona State) || Freshman of the Week: Kristine Anigwe (Cal) Cheryl Coward, founding editor of Hoopfeed, participates in the weekly Pac-12 voting. For games played Dec. 21 through 27 Arizona State’s Arnecia Hawkins was voted the Pac-12…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 12-27-2015

Today's games https://t.co/jMmSSZk0Dw TV/Streaming https://t.co/4oLZ2iCK8x #ncaaw -> Dishin & Swishin 12/26/15 Podcast: Curt Miller on his new job as Sun head coach and more (Hoopfeed) https://t.co/UeA3nVUGjM #wnba -> How St. Mary's survived desert heat to win Nike Tournament of Champions…

Dishin & Swishin 12/26/15 Podcast: Sun choose Curt Miller to help franchise seek elusive WNBA title

Dishin & Swishin 12/26/15 Podcast: Sun choose Curt Miller to help franchise seek elusive WNBA title

[display_podcast] Click here to subscribe to the podcast with your feed reader or podcast app: j.mp/dishinpodcast. Available on iTunes, Player FM, Acast (iOS, Android) and Podcast Addict (Android). All the Connecticut Sun want for Christmas is a WNBA championship. After an extensive search, the Sun found the…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 12-23-2015

Yesterday's results https://t.co/gXGFpEub0k Today's games https://t.co/LYb2AMTgT8 Today on TV/Streaming https://t.co/4oLZ2iUl05 #ncaaw -> ICYMI: Erica McCall earns family bragging rights, leads @StanfordWBB over CSUB, 83-41 (Hoopfeed) https://t.co/ZINnZpuxgz #ncaaw -> USA Today Coaches Poll for 12/22/15: Texas A&M moves up 4 spots,…

USA Today Coaches Poll for Dec. 22, 2015: Texas A&M moves up four spots, DePaul drops eight spots

Notes Texas A&M moves up four spots to No. 14. Stanford moved up three spots to No. 11. DePaul had the biggest drop, eight spots to No. 23. The Blue Demons fell to crosstown rival Loyola Chicago on Monday. No. 7…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 12-22-2015

Yesterday's results https://t.co/YEpNZmwFTa Today's games https://t.co/LYb2AMTgT8 Today on TV/Streaming https://t.co/4oLZ2iUl05 #ncaaw -> Efficient 3rd quarter lifts Tulane to 66-58 win over Saint Louis in championship game of Tulane Classic https://t.co/wDo5hVHE9e #ncaaw -> ICYMI: List of female candidates for Naismith Memorial…

Erica McCall earns family bragging rights, leads No. 12 Stanford over Cal State Bakersfield, 83-41

Erica McCall earns family bragging rights, leads No. 12 Stanford over Cal State Bakersfield, 83-41

STANFORD, Calif. – No. 19 Stanford (9-2) was too much for Cal State Bakersfield (2-11) Tuesday afternoon, earning an 83-41 victory at Maples Pavilion. The game was a family affair for junior forward Erica McCall who was facing her dad,…

Bragging rights on the line as Stanford’s Erica McCall readies to face her dad’s team, CSU Bakersfield

Play Pop’s team on Tuesday ? been waiting on this game for years — Bird (@_mediumE) December 21, 2015 Stanford (8-2) vs. CSU Bakersfield (2-10) Tuesday, Dec. 22, 2 p.m. PT Video: Stanford Live Stream Audio: KZSU 90.1FM PALO ALTO,…

Balanced effort helps propel No. 21 Cal to victory in double overtime battle vs. No. 19 UCLA, 108-104

BERKELEY, Calif. – No. 21 California (8-2) overcame a valiant comeback from No. 19 UCLA (7-3) to win an epic 108-104  double overtime battle Monday night at Haas Pavilion. “If that wasn’t a commercial for the Pac-12, I don’t know…

A’ja Wilson named 2015 USA Basketball Female Athlete Of The Year

In recognition of her spectacular, MVP performance at the 2015 FIBA U19 World Championship in Russia this past summer, A’ja Wilson (South Carolina/Hopkins, S.C.) today was named the 2015 USA Basketball Female Athlete of the Year. “It means the world…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 12-21-2015

Yesterday's results https://t.co/jpStYgwcq5 Today's games https://t.co/LYb2AMTgT8 Today on TV/Streaming https://t.co/4oLZ2iUl05 #ncaaw -> DePaul Blue Demons' Megan Podkowa is espnW's player of the week https://t.co/I8HnS1esUX #ncaaw -> Busy Monday for teams, over 40 games televised/streamed including 4 West Coast Conference openers:…

Female candidates for Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame Class of 2016

Today the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame announced the eligible candidates for the Class of 2016. A press conference announcing the finalists will be held at NBA All-Star Weekend, which is scheduled for Friday, February 12 in Toronto, Canada. The…

No. 19 UCLA visits No. 21 Cal in rare non-conference contest

No. 19 UCLA visits No. 21 Cal in rare non-conference contest

No. 19 UCLA (7-2)  vs. No. 21 California  (7-2) Monday, December 21, 6 p.m. PT Haas Pavilion, Berkeley, CA Live Stats Series: 47-21 UCLA Promotions: Free mini flashlights (first 500 fans), Teddy Bear Toss to benefit Good news Bears charity, $3…

Undefeated NCAA DI teams as of Dec. 21, 2015

AP Poll Ranking Team Record 4 Baylor 12-0 25 Missouri 11-0 Unranked Southern California 11-0 2 South Carolina 11-0 6 Maryland 11-0 5 Texas 10-0 Unranked Oregon 10-0 7 Kentucky 10-0 1 Connecticut 8-0

AP Poll – Dec. 21, 2015 – Missouri enters poll for first time since 2006, St. John’s drops out

Missouri (11-0) enters the poll at No. 25. The Tigers entered for the first time since 2006. The team was ranked No. 24 for the week of Jan. 9, 2006. Prior to that week, Mizzou hadn’t entered the AP Top 25…