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Statement from Tennessee on firing of Holly Warlick

Statement from Tennessee on firing of Holly Warlick

Tennessee announced that Holly Warlick, the Lady Vols coach for seven seasons, will no longer be the head coach Wednesday afternoon. Here is the official statement from the university: Tennessee Director of Athletics Phillip Fulmer announced Wednesday that Lady Vols…

Georgia Tech releases statement on dismissal of head coach MaChelle Joseph

Georgia Tech releases statement on dismissal of head coach MaChelle Joseph

Less than an hour after the Atlanta Journal Constitution’s Ken Sugiura reported that Georgia Tech fired head coach MaChelle Joseph, the school issued a statement confirming the news. The dismissal comes after the school put Joseph on leave Feb. 27…

Stanford holds off defensive-minded BYU 72-63 to earn 12th consecutive trip to the Sweet 16

Stanford holds off defensive-minded BYU 72-63 to earn 12th consecutive trip to the Sweet 16

Stanford downs BYU and heads back to the Sweet 16 Notes || Social recap || Stats STANFORD, Calif. – On a rainy night in Northern California, No. 2 seeded- Stanford (30-4) survived a relentless and defensive-minded No. 7 BYU (27-6)…

Hoopfeed Weekly Twitter Digest for week of 03-18-2019

Hoopfeed Weekly Twitter Digest for week of 03-18-2019

ICYMI: The complete list of auto-qualifiers for the 2019 NCAA Tournament https://t.co/4vAgEeVOtk #ncaaw -> Updated list of recent NCAA DI coaching changes https://t.co/ZSPADg2rO2 #ncaaw -> Texas A&M sophomore guard Chennedy Carter cleared to return to play after suffering a hand…

Mississippi State earns fourth straight trip to Sweet Sixteen with 85-61 win over Clemson

Mississippi State earns fourth straight trip to Sweet Sixteen with 85-61 win over Clemson

STARKVILLE – The Mississippi State Bulldogs (32-2) sent their seniors off to the Sweet Sixteen with an 85-61 win over the Clemson Tigers in the second round of the NCAA tournament in front of 9,944 fans. “In church this morning…

Stanford subregional: BYU and Stanford to face each other after winning in the first round

Stanford subregional: BYU and Stanford to face each other after winning in the first round

STANFORD, Calif. — BYU and Stanford are set to face off in the second round of the NCAA tournament Monday night at 8 p.m. PT in Maples Pavilion (TV: ESPN2). The teams have only faced each other four times and…

Starkville subregional: Clemson and Mississippi State advance to the second round of NCAA Tournament

Starkville subregional: Clemson and Mississippi State advance to the second round of NCAA Tournament

Clemson and Mississippi State advance to the second round Tigers on top! Dagger 3 from Westbrook gives Clemson its first lead of the 2nd half. 47-45 Clemson, 1:56 Q3 pic.twitter.com/IAvvRPcj75 — Clemson Women's Basketball (@ClemsonWBB) March 23, 2019 Clemson defeats…

After 22 years of hosting NCAA tournament games, Stanford has a rich history of fascinating women’s basketball connections

After 22 years of hosting NCAA tournament games, Stanford has a rich history of fascinating women’s basketball connections

STANFORD, Calif. – Hosting the first two rounds of the NCAA tournament comes with a plethora of benefits. For Stanford head coach Tara VanDerveer, having those perks is a hard-earned bonus for being in the top 16 of the tournament…

Starkville action: South Dakota and Clemson set to battle while No.1 seed Mississippi State takes on Southern

Starkville action: South Dakota and Clemson set to battle while No.1 seed Mississippi State takes on Southern

STARKVILLE, Miss. – Cool breezes, suffocating pollen and exciting basketball are in the air as 64 teams get ready for a battle to become national champions in the 2019 NCAA Tournament. While ESPN mistakenly unveiled the full tournament bracket hours…

Barack Obama fills out brackets for the 2019 NCAA Tournaments, puts Baylor and UConn in final women’s game

Barack Obama fills out brackets for the 2019 NCAA Tournaments, puts Baylor and UConn in final women’s game

[popup url=”https://www.hoopfeed.com/content/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/BO-NCAA-Womens-Bracket-2019-smaller.png” width=”1000″ height=”910″]Obama’s 2019 Women’s Bracket[/popup] Following up on a tradition he started during his two terms in the White House, former president Barack Obama filled out March Madness brackets and posted his predictions on Twitter. Obama’s Sweet 16…

Movement concentrated in bottom half of Sport Tours International/Hoopfeed NCAA DI Top 25 Poll for 3/19/19

Movement concentrated in bottom half of Sport Tours International/Hoopfeed NCAA DI Top 25 Poll for 3/19/19

No. 2 UConn will face the CAA champs, 15th-seeded Towson, in the first round of the NCAA tournament Ticket PUNCHED ?? pic.twitter.com/OYZP8Z89Qi — Towson Women's Basketball (@Towson_WBB) March 16, 2019 With conference tournaments completed and the NCAA tournament field set,…

The 2019 WNBA Draft Set for April 10 at Nike New York headquarters

The 2019 WNBA Draft Set for April 10 at Nike New York headquarters

The 2019 WNBA Draft is set for Wednesday, April 10 at Nike New York Headquarters the league announced today. The first round will air on ESPN2 beginning at 7 p.m. ET, followed by coverage of the second and third rounds…

NCAA Tournament Field Set; teams revealed early due to ESPN mishap

NCAA Tournament Field Set; teams revealed early due to ESPN mishap

Bracket by Region || Interactive Bracket || Downloadable Bracket (.pdf) Due to a mistake by ESPN, fans received an earlier than planned viewing of the 64-team 2019 DI NCAA tournament field Monday afternoon. During a discussion of the men’s tournament…

Hoopfeed Weekly Twitter Digest for 03-11-2019

Hoopfeed Weekly Twitter Digest for 03-11-2019

Teaira McCowan leads Mississippi State to SEC tourney title https://t.co/vxUAuDgCUa #ncaaw -> Yesterday’s results: https://t.co/VqrJ14EWEo Today’s games: https://t.co/2QWgJLeWBO Today’s TV/Streaming: https://t.co/3UrUw6Dkij #ncaaw -> .@BaylorWBB and Iowa State @CycloneWBB survive Big 12 semifinals to meet for the title game (Hoopfeed) by……

2019 NCAA DI women’s basketball conference tournament champions/auto-qualifiers

2019 NCAA DI women’s basketball conference tournament champions/auto-qualifiers

?? 2019 Division I women’s basketball conference tournament championships. NCAA Tournament Interactive Bracket Conference Tournament Champion America East Maine (25-7) American Athletic UConn (31-2) Atlantic Coast Notre Dame (30-3) Atlantic Sun FGCU (28-4) Atlantic 10 Fordham (25-8) Big East DePaul…

Rutgers: C. Vivian Stringer to remain on leave for rest of season

Rutgers: C. Vivian Stringer to remain on leave for rest of season

Rutgers head coach C. Vivian Stringer will not return this season after talking a sick leave to rest. Basked on the recommendation of her doctors, Stringer will remain on leave. She plans to coaching duties later this year. Assistant coach Tim…

Finalists for 2019 Dawn Staley Award revealed

Finalists for 2019 Dawn Staley Award revealed

The Phoenix Club of Philadelphia announced the finalists the 2019 Dawn Staley Award. Established in 2013, the honor recognizes the nation’s best guard in women’s NCAA Division I college basketball. Named after women’s basketball legend and Hall of Famer Dawn…

Conference champs fare well in Sport Tours International/Hoopfeed NCAA DI Top 25 Poll for 3/12/19

Conference champs fare well in Sport Tours International/Hoopfeed NCAA DI Top 25 Poll for 3/12/19

Stanford overtakes Oregon after winning Pac-12 tournament title The Her Hoop Stats Breakdown || Voting panel With a tenth Big 12 tournament title under their belt, the Baylor Lady Bears remain atop the Sport Tours International/Hoopfeed poll. The next three teams in…

2019 Naismith Women’s Coach of the Year Semifinalists announced

The Atlanta Tipoff Club announced the semifinalists for the 2019 Naismith Women’s Coach of the Year award. The list will be narrowed to four finalists on March 21, and fans will be able to support their favorite women’s college coach…

Big 12 Tournament highlights: Baylor does it again, wins 10th title in rout of Iowa State, 67-49

Big 12 Tournament highlights: Baylor does it again, wins 10th title in rout of Iowa State, 67-49

OKLAHOMA CITY—The last time Iowa State (25-8) won a Big 12 tournament title, Destiny’s Child ruled the Billboard charts. The year 2001 is a distant memory with Baylor (21-3) dominating the conference with nine tournament titles in that time. Monday…

Hoopfeed Weekly Twitter Digest for 03-04-2019

After today’s #Pac12WBB quarterfinal win over Arizona State, @UCLAWBB‘s @CoachCloseUCLA said her team has been “pla… https://t.co/FyZGK4Ibbx -> Tee Tee Starks, Aari McDonald and Co. (@ArizonaWBB) showing NO signs of jitters vs. Oregon, this is good! Good game so far!…

Baylor and Iowa State survive Big 12 semifinals to meet for the title game

Baylor and Iowa State survive Big 12 semifinals to meet for the title game

Baylor, Cox annihilate Kansas State in Big 12 semifinal, 88-60 Baylor’s (30-1) sluggish first half wasn’t enough for Kansas State (21-11) to pull off the upset against the top ranked team, losing 88-60. K-State rattled Baylor sophomore guard Didi Richards…

Cardinal payback: Stanford avenges regular season loss to Oregon with conference tournament title

Cardinal payback: Stanford avenges regular season loss to Oregon with conference tournament title

LAS VEGAS – With an embarrassing regular season loss at the hands of top-seeded Oregon (29-4) in the back of their minds, No. 2 seed Stanford (28-4) took down the conference leader in the final of the Pac-12 tournament in…

After three days of epic games in Pac-12 tourney, top seeds Oregon and Stanford to play for title

After three days of epic games in Pac-12 tourney, top seeds Oregon and Stanford to play for title

Pac-12 Tournament Final – #2 Stanford vs. #1 Oregon, 5 p.m. PT, ESPN2 Tournament Results First round #5 Arizona State 66, #12 Colorado 49 #8 Arizona 76, #9 USC 48 #7 California 77, #10 Washington State 58 #11 Washington 64,…

Cal faces Stanford in Pac-12 quarterfinals knowing what to expect, with the Cardinal that may not matter

Cal faces Stanford in Pac-12 quarterfinals knowing what to expect, with the Cardinal that may not matter

Pac-12 Quarterfinals #7 California vs. #2 Stanford, 6 p.m. PT, Pac-12 Network LAS VEGAS – After beating a determined No. 10-seeded Washington State squad Thursday night 77-58, No. 7 Cal has a huge task ahead in facing the No. 2…