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A trio of newcomers in this week’s STI/Hoopfeed Poll: West Virginia, Gonzaga and Missouri State

A trio of newcomers in this week’s STI/Hoopfeed Poll: West Virginia, Gonzaga and Missouri State

Arizona Downs Prairie View A&M 83-48 Highlights Voting panel While the top five teams in this week’s Sport Tours International/Hoopfeed Top 25 Poll remained the same, there was a lot of movement in the bottom of half of the top…

Indiana Fever announce Marianne Stanley as head coach

Indiana Fever announce Marianne Stanley as head coach

Stanley leaves Washington Mystics for Fever Stanley in the Fever’s introductory press conference Tuesday morning: Marianne Stanley on leaving the Mystics for the Fever: “I feel like this was the type of place that I could leave Washington for…I’m not…

Buffalo looks to rebound at Stanford, Cardinal seek to remain undefeated

Buffalo looks to rebound at Stanford, Cardinal seek to remain undefeated

Buffalo (4-1) at No. 3 Stanford (4-0) 2 p.m. PT/5 p.m. ET Live Stream Audio: TuneIn Series: 1-0 Stanford STANFORD, Calif. – The first time the Buffalo Bulls and Stanford met, it was a cold December day in Western New…

San Jose State makes early season statement as five players score in double digits in win over Buffalo, 95-88

San Jose State makes early season statement as five players score in double digits in win over Buffalo, 95-88

Spartans halt Bulls win streak Team Comparison || Social Media Recap SAN JOSE, Calif. – The San Jose State Spartans fought back from a second-quarter 14-point deficit to defeat the Buffalo Bulls Thursday night, 95-88. Buffalo (4-1) came into the…

And some teams came tumbling down: Notre Dame and Texas fall out of STI/Hoopfeed Poll while Arizona makes a debut

And some teams came tumbling down: Notre Dame and Texas fall out of STI/Hoopfeed Poll while Arizona makes a debut

Arizona enters the poll at No. 24 Voting panel After an exciting week with upsets and close games, a few elite teams rolled down a steep incline in the second Sport Tours International/Hoopfeed Top 25 Poll of the season. Other…

Weekly Pac-12 Awards (11/18/19): Arizona’s Aari McDonald and Oregon State’s Taylor Jones earn honors

Weekly Pac-12 Awards (11/18/19): Arizona’s Aari McDonald and Oregon State’s Taylor Jones earn honors

Arizona junior guard Aari McDonald made program history this past week with an outstanding offensive performance on the road at Texas on Sunday afternoon. The sharpshooter broke the Wildcats’ single-game scoring record in an 83-58 victory over the Longhorns. She…

Hoopfeed Weekly Twitter Digest for 11-11-2019

Hoopfeed Weekly Twitter Digest for 11-11-2019

Yesterday’s results https://t.co/FaDelRLI5N || Today’s games: https://t.co/4bYlQtUKob || TV/Streaming: https://t.co/4oLZ2iCK8x #ncaaw -> Catch up on last week’s news: Hoopfeed Weekly Twitter Digest for week of 11-04-2019 https://t.co/UOsMWxs4fm -> RT @amberddodd: Before Mississippi State is back in action tonight, a few…

Starting lineup changes help Maryland cruise past Delaware, 99-55

Starting lineup changes help Maryland cruise past Delaware, 99-55

College Park, Md. – Maryland head coach Brenda Frese is focused on building a strong identity through the Terrapin’s non-conference slate. The team came together for a 99-55 win over the Delaware Blue Hens Sunday afternoon in the Xfinity Center.…

Cardinal payback: Stanford overcomes Gonzaga in OT, 76-70

Cardinal payback: Stanford overcomes Gonzaga in OT, 76-70

Social media recap STANFORD, Calif. – In a hard-fought overtime battle, No. 3 Stanford overcame Gonzaga 76-70 Sunday night at Maples Pavilion. The down-to-the-wire contest was a defensive battle that saw several players foul out. It was the first time…

Stanford looks to exact revenge vs. Gonzaga

Stanford looks to exact revenge vs. Gonzaga

Gonzaga (2-0) at No. 3 Stanford (3-0) 5 p.m. PT/8 p.m. ET Live stream || Audio Series: Stanford leads the series, 8-2. Gonzaga won the last two regular-season games. STANFORD, Calif. – No. 3 Stanford looks to exact revenge on…

Oregon tops first STI/Hoopfeed Top 25 Poll for 2019-20

Oregon tops first STI/Hoopfeed Top 25 Poll for 2019-20

Oregon tops the first poll of the season Voting panel Coming off an exhibition win over the U.S. Senior Women’s National Team, the Oregon Ducks (1-0) enter the season at the top of the first Sport Tours International/Hoopfeed Top 25…

NCAA unveils logo for the 2020 Final Four at New Orleans game

The NCAA unveiled the logo for the 2020 Final Four during halftime of a game at the University of New Orleans Tuesday. The event included appearances by several former WNBA players: local basketball legends Temeka Johnson and Roneeka Hodges as…

Oregon State sweeps Pac-12 Player of the Week Awards from opening week

Oregon State sweeps Pac-12 Player of the Week Awards from opening week

Oregon State’s Pivec and Jones win weekly conference honors Top ten team Oregon State saw stellar performances across the board during the first week of regular season play. The Beavers advanced to the second round of the preseason WNIT after…

Hoopfeed Weekly Twitter Digest for 11-04-2019

Hoopfeed Weekly Twitter Digest for 11-04-2019

Catch up on last week’s news: Hoopfeed Weekly Twitter Digest for week of 10-28-2019 https://t.co/tuAJWlUG7x -> RT @CalWBBall: We missed you yesterday, Coach! But we’re with you all the way in this fight ?? https://t.co/fhaAjWjubY -> RT @BrendaVanLengen: We’re all…

South Carolina’s young core prevails as Gamecocks defeat Maryland 63-54

South Carolina’s young core prevails as Gamecocks defeat Maryland 63-54

College Park, Md. – In the first top ten matchup in women’s basketball, the No. 4 Maryland Terrapins and No. 8 South Carolina Gamecocks used the early opportunity to measure themselves on a basketball barometer. They mirror each other’s dominance,…

San Francisco and Stanford set to make history, will play the first-ever college game at the Chase Center

San Francisco and Stanford set to make history, will play the first-ever college game at the Chase Center

The University of San Francisco and AP Preseason No. 3 Stanford are set to make history today when they tip off in the first-ever college basketball game at the brand new Chase Center in downtown San Francisco. The arena, also…

WBCA announces 2020 Wade Trophy Watch List

WBCA announces 2020 Wade Trophy Watch List

The Women’s Basketball Association announced the 2020 Wade Trophy Watch List.  Now in its 43rd year, the Wade Trophy is named in honor of the late, legendary Delta State University head coach Lily Margaret Wade, who won three consecutive national…

USA Basketball Women’s National Team to play Connecticut, Louisville in 2020

USA Basketball Women’s National Team to play Connecticut, Louisville in 2020

Adding on to their college tour heading into the 2020 Summer Olympics, the USA Basketball Women’s National Team will play Connecticut and Louisville in 2020. The team’s schedule for November 2019 featured Stanford, Oregon State, Texas A&M and Oregon with…

The 2019-20 Women’s Citizen Naismith Trophy Watch List

The 2019-20 Women’s Citizen Naismith Trophy Watch List

The Atlanta Tipoff Club announced the 50 players on the 2019-20 Women’s Citizen Naismith Trophy Watch List. The midseason 30 team will be announced in early February. The list will be narrowed down to 10 national semifinalists on March 3,…

John R. Wooden Award 2019-20 preseason Top 30 Watch List

John R. Wooden Award 2019-20 preseason Top 30 Watch List

The John R. Wooden Award announced the Preseason Top 30 Watch List, 30 athletes chosen by a preseason poll of national women’s college basketball media members. Players not on the preseason list are still eligible for the midseason list, late…

Hoopfeed Weekly Twitter Digest for 10-28-2019

Hoopfeed Weekly Twitter Digest for 10-28-2019

The WNBA and the WNBPA “have agreed to extend the current collective bargaining agreement for sixty days to Decembe… https://t.co/F0G2eT3opY -> ICYMI: @CalWBBall freshmen lead in 95-77 exhibition win over Beijing Normal, Evelien Lutje Schipholt earns a double… https://t.co/NhwHbG924b ->…

Ogwumike leads USA over Stanford, 95-80, national team kicks off campaign for gold in Tokyo

Ogwumike leads USA over Stanford, 95-80, national team kicks off campaign for gold in Tokyo

Pac-12 to enjoy heightened visibility during USA Basketball November tour; Ogwumike and Clarendon represent STANFORD, Calif. – “It was probably everything that we hoped it would be, Stanford’s very difficult to play against. We got exactly what we needed.” Cheryl…

Pac-12 to enjoy heightened visibility during USA Basketball November tour; Ogwumike and Clarendon represent

Pac-12 to enjoy heightened visibility during USA Basketball November tour; Ogwumike and Clarendon represent

Tour Schedule With members that represent some of the best teams in the nation, including preseason No. 1 Oregon, it is no surprise that the Pac-12 is set to play a prominent role in the USA National Team’s November tour…