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Month: January 2018

Washington Mystics forward Emma Meesseman to miss 2018 WNBA season, will prepare for World Cup with Belgian National Team

The Washington Mystics announced today that Emma Meesseman will not play in the WNBA during the 2018 season. She will return in 2019. “Emma has played year-round for almost six consecutive years, without time to rest her body from the…

Sport Tours International/Hoopfeed NCAA DI Top 25 Poll for Jan. 30, 2018: Undefeated Mississippi State holds on at No. 2, Georgia moves up three places to No. 17

Sport Tours International/Hoopfeed NCAA DI Top 25 Poll for Jan. 30, 2018: Undefeated Mississippi State holds on at No. 2, Georgia moves up three places to No. 17

Georgia moves up three places; Stanford re-enters at No. 25 #DawgsOnTop!!! // FINAL: Georgia 66, Florida 57 Caliya Robinson leads all scorers on the afternoon with 22 points!#GoDawgs | #EarnYours pic.twitter.com/58FsdKnS8Z — Georgia Basketball ?? (@UGA_WBB) January 28, 2018 There…

Ten candidates on latest watch list for the 2018 Nancy Lieberman Award

The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame and the Women’s Basketball Coaches Association announced the latest watch list for the 2018 Nancy Lieberman Award. The award recognizes the top point guard in women’s NCAA Division I college basketball.  In March, five…

Stanford completes weekend with 79-42 rout of Arizona, team alumnae and fans honor Amy Tucker

Stanford completes weekend with 79-42 rout of Arizona, team alumnae and fans honor Amy Tucker

STANFORD, Calif. – The Stanford Cardinal (14-8, 8-2) are still undefeated (6-0) at home in Pac-12 conference play, after taming the Arizona Wildcats 79-42 inside cozy Maples Pavilion Sunday evening. “There’s probably a comfort level [at home],” Stanford head coach…

Hoopfeed Weekly Twitter Digest for 01-22-2018

RT @BaylorWBB: Tonight we mourn the loss of Lady Bear Chameka Scott, who passed away this evening. #RIP #CScott21 https://t.co/0CLLnCpsd1 -> Rest in Peace Chameka Scott, player for '05 Baylor title team, dies at 33 (ESPN) https://t.co/MiWjbLsP4A #ncaaw -> Yesterday's…

Arizona State rebounds on road to take down Cal, 57-42

Arizona State rebounds on road to take down Cal, 57-42

Sun Devils never trail in win over Golden Bears How about that performance! The Devils start the second half of Pac-12 play with a convincing 57-42 win over Cal! #GoDevils#SunDevilStrong pic.twitter.com/QA2aW5bnJS — Sun Devil WBB (@SunDevilWBB) January 29, 2018 BERKELEY,…

110 for 10: Mississippi State head coach Vic Schaefer promises donation to Starkville community in exchange for breaking attendance record

110 for 10: Mississippi State head coach Vic Schaefer promises donation to Starkville community in exchange for breaking attendance record

STARKVILLE, Miss. – Since sliding into the top 25 national polls in 2015, Mississippi State has been at its best. Head coach Vic Schaefer continues to build trust, respect and gratitude from Mississippians, most of which comes from MSU’s hometown…

Stanford starts weekend with takedown of Arizona State and a milestone, Arizona up next

Stanford starts weekend with takedown of Arizona State and a milestone, Arizona up next

STANFORD, Calif. – Stanford (13-8, 7-2) maintained its second-place position in the Pac-12 with a Friday night 74-50 win over Arizona State (14-7, 5-4). The victory came with a milestone for senior guard Brittany McPhee who hit the 1,000-point career…

SEC leader Mississippi State reaches program history and honors Victoria Vivians while routing Florida

STARKVILLE, Miss. – The Mississippi State Bulldogs (21-0, 7-0) remain one of the two undefeated teams in the nation after a 90-53 win over their conference opponent the Florida Gators (10-11, 2-6) on a special night for the Bulldogs. “There…

South Carolina: NCAA denies transfer waiver for Te’a Cooper

South Carolina: NCAA denies transfer waiver for Te’a Cooper

From South Carolina: South Carolina Athletics was informed today by the NCAA that the waiver of the transfer year in residence for Te’a Cooper was denied. Cooper will have two years of eligibility remaining, beginning with the 2018-19 season. Cooper…

Sport Tours International/Hoopfeed NCAA DI Top 25 Poll for Jan. 23, 2018: FSU moves up to No. 7, TCU enters at No. 24

Sport Tours International/Hoopfeed NCAA DI Top 25 Poll for Jan. 23, 2018: FSU moves up to No. 7, TCU enters at No. 24

FSU rises to No. 7 after a banner week beating Wake Forest and Louisville HOW BOUT THOSE #NOLES #FSUWBB pic.twitter.com/I524xAgsPR — FSU Women's Hoops (@fsuwbb) January 21, 2018 While undefeated Connecticut held on as the No. 1 team in the…

The WBCA and the Alliance of Women Coaches announce the class for the 16th annual “So You Want To Be A Coach” program

The WBCA and the Alliance of Women Coaches announce the class for the 16th annual “So You Want To Be A Coach” program

The Women’s Basketball Coaches Association and the Alliance of Women Coaches announced the class for the 16th annual “So You Want To Be A Coach” program.  Each member will participate in a three-day workshop with speakers provided by the Alliance on…

Hoopfeed Weekly Twitter Digest for 01-15-2018

Mississippi State @HailStateWBK remains undefeated after beating Alabama, 75-61, by @amberdodd97 (Hoopfeed) https://t.co/qaWzDjODDl #ncaaw -> Yesterday's results https://t.co/wFguewiPyA Today's games https://t.co/qyNrBvWIyz Today's TV/Streaming https://t.co/cLEsUHbcb0 #ncaaw -> With Kaylee Johnson as a catalyst, @StanfordWBB completes sweep of Pac-12 teams from the…

NCAA unveils first of three top 16 reveals for 2018

NCAA unveils first of three top 16 reveals for 2018

The results of the first of three NCAA Division I Women’s Basketball Championship Sport Committee top 16 reveals took place during halftime the telecast of the Tennessee at Notre Dame game Thursday evening.  The reveals include the top-16 in seed…

NCAA announces Women’s Final Four finalist bid cities for 2021-24

Eight cites have been chosen as finalists to be considered as future hosts for the NCAA Women’s Final Four from 2021-2024: Cleveland Dallas Houston Indianapolis Kansas City, Missouri Minneapolis Nashville San Antonio From the NCAA: Next steps include finalist cities…

Sport Tours International/Hoopfeed NCAA DI Top 25 Poll for Jan. 16, 2018: Louisville back at No. 2; Georgia enters at No. 24

Sport Tours International/Hoopfeed NCAA DI Top 25 Poll for Jan. 16, 2018: Louisville back at No. 2; Georgia enters at No. 24

Louisville regains No. 2 spot after routing Notre Dame “We were all prepared. So we knew we could do it.” – Myisha Hines-Allen following 100-67 win over No. 2 Notre Dame.#L1C4 pic.twitter.com/kUNzhbcwUv — Louisville WBB (@UofLWBB) January 13, 2018 It…

The 2018 McDonald’s All American Games Girls rosters revealed

The 2018 McDonald’s All American Games Girls rosters revealed

The 2018 McDonald’s All American Games will tip-off on March 28, 2018 at Philips Arena in Atlanta. The girls game will air on ESPN2 at 5 p.m. ET. This year’s teams were selected from more than 700 nominees by the…

First NCAA Division I Women’s Basketball Committee Top-16 reveal set for January 18

First NCAA Division I Women’s Basketball Committee Top-16 reveal set for January 18

The first of the NCAA’s top-16 reveals will take place Thursday, Jan. 18 during halftime of the Tennessee at Notre Dame game (tip off 7 p.m. ET on ESPN). The remaining top-16 reveals are scheduled for: Thursday, Feb. 1 during halftime…

Hoopfeed Weekly Twitter Digest for 01-08-2018

Hoopfeed Weekly Twitter Digest for 01-08-2018

AP Poll for 1/8/18: Rutgers enters at #21, South Carolina falls to #9 https://t.co/ptM6h4j2E9 #ncaaw -> The @SportTours International/Hoopfeed Poll for Jan. 9, 2018: Mississippi State moves to No. 3 spot; Rutgers enters… https://t.co/FCiSNvKVko -> UConn beats UCF 80-44 https://t.co/XojEcNLi0u…

With Kaylee Johnson as a catalyst, Stanford completes sweep of Pac-12 teams from the Evergreen State with 71-45 rout of Washington

With Kaylee Johnson as a catalyst, Stanford completes sweep of Pac-12 teams from the Evergreen State with 71-45 rout of Washington

Kaylee Johnson sets tone for Stanford win over Washington .@_KayleeJohnson_ set the tone and her teammates followed.#GoStanford pic.twitter.com/6Dta1mDxgJ — Stanford Women’s Basketball (@StanfordWBB) January 15, 2018 By the Numbers || Current Pac-12 Standings STANFORD, Calif. – The Stanford Cardinal (11-7,…

Mississippi State remains undefeated in conference play after beating Alabama, 75-61

Mississippi State improves to 19-0 after beating Alabama https://twitter.com/HailStatePics/status/952686108994953219 STARKVILLE, Miss. – Hosting a Superhero Theme Day, the Mississippi State Bulldogs (19-0, 5-0) secured a 75-61 win over the Alabama Crimson Tide (13-5, 3-2) to stay perfect on the season.…

Stanford tops Washington State, 70-57, increases streak against Cougars to 63-0

Stanford tops Washington State, 70-57, increases streak against Cougars to 63-0

Stanford increases win streak vs. Washington State to 63-0 Win » ?#GoStanford pic.twitter.com/yjZiDN7zp1 — Stanford Women’s Basketball (@StanfordWBB) January 13, 2018 STANFORD, Calif. – The Stanford Cardinal (10-7, 4-1) extended their dominating winning streak versus conference foe, the Washington State…

Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame announces 10 finalists for the Class of 2018

Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame announces 10 finalists for the Class of 2018

The Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame (WBHOF) announced the 10 finalists under consideration for induction into the Hall of Fame. The Class of 2018 will be announced on ESPN2 on February 12 during the Louisville at Connecticut game (7 p.m. ET). The class…

Connecticut Sun’s Curt Miller chosen to serve on the 2017-20 USA Basketball Women’s National Team Player Selection Committee

Connecticut Sun head coach and general manager Curt Miller has been chosen to serve on the 2017-20 USA Basketball Women’s National Team Player Selection Committee. Miller, who is entering his third season with the Sun, will help select the 2018…

Mississippi State bests in-state rival Ole Miss 76-45, remains perfect in SEC play

Mississippi State bests in-state rival Ole Miss 76-45, remains perfect in SEC play

STARKVILLE, Miss. – Mississippi State Bulldogs’ fans drenched the Humphrey Coliseum in all-Black as they hosted their in-state rivals, the Ole Miss Rebels, Thursday night and watched their team earn a 76-45 win to remain undefeated. “Electric from the get go.…