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Pac-12 hires MGM executive George Kliavkoff as its next commissioner, focused on “revenue sports”

Twitter thread The Pac-12 announced a new commissioner for the conference to replace outgoing leader Larry Scott. MGM executive George Kliavkoff will start his new position on ...

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May 2, 2021 - Las Vegas center Liz Cambage and Los Angeles forward Chiney Ogwumike. Photo: NBAE/Getty Images.

Nia Coffey leads Los Angeles in scrimmage win at Las Vegas, 80-71

Los Angeles starters: Erica Wheeler, Brittney Sykes, Amanda Zahui B, Jasmine Walker, Chiney Ogwumike Las Vegas starters: Kelsey Plum, Jackie ...

Atlanta tops Minnesota in preseason scrimmage; coaches manage minutes of vets and give newcomers ample playing time

https://twitter.com/AtlantaDream/status/1388605124373893123 Regular-season schedule In a preseason scrimmage Saturday afternoon, the Atlanta Dream topped the visiting Minnesota Lynx 69-61 at Gateway Center Arena in ...

Three members added to NCAA Division I Women’s Basketball Committee

The NCAA Division I Women’s Basketball Committee adds three members for 2021-22. Next season, the committee expands to 12 members from ...

Dallas selects Texas’ Charli Collier as the first pick of the 2021 WNBA Draft; Finnish phenom Awak Kuier goes second

Charli Collier, a 6-5 forward-center from Texas, is the first overall pick in the 2021 WNBA Draft. Selected by the Dallas ...

WNBA Releases 2021 Schedule; Regular Season Begins Friday, May 14

The WNBA's commemorative 25th season tips off on Friday, May 14 beginning a weekend slate where all 12 teams will see ...

Stanford survives Arizona 54-53, wins third national championship

In the first-ever national championship matchup between Pac-12 teams, the overall top seed, Stanford prevailed 54-53 over an upset-minded third-seeded Arizona. ...
SAN ANTONIO, TX - APRIL 2: Stanford Cardinal players celebrate their win over the South Carolina Gamecocks in the semifinals of the NCAA Women’s Basketball Tournament at Alamodome on April 2, 2021 in San Antonio, Texas. (Photo by Justin Tafoya via Getty Images)

Stanford edges South Carolina 66-65 in the Final Four, heads to title game for the first time since 2010

Team Comparison Statistics The team led by the winningest coach in women’s college basketball heads to the national championship game after defeating ...
SAN ANTONIO, TX - APRIL 2: Aari McDonald #2 of the Arizona Wildcats celebrate their win over the Connecticut Huskies in the semifinals of the NCAA WomenÕs Basketball Tournament at Alamodome on April 2, 2021 in San Antonio, Texas. (Photo by Ben Solomon via Getty Images)

Arizona continues to make history, heads into the national championship game after taking down UConn

Team Comparison Statistics Arizona continues to make history this season as the Wildcats beat UConn in the Final Four to head to ...

The NCAA approves 11 officials to work the Final Four and National Championship

The NCAA Division I Women’s Basketball Committee approved 11 game officials to officiate the three games being played during the Final ...

NCAA president Mark Emmert addresses media ahead of the Final Four

With the Final Fours of the women's and men's NCAA tournaments on deck later this week, Mark Emmert, the president of ...

Final Four Field Set: UConn, Arizona, South Carolina, Stanford

Interactive Bracket || Regional All-Tournament Teams || Final Four Schedule After a missed season due to the coronavirus pandemic, the Final Four ...

Oregon takes media attention from viral video in stride, now it’s time for basketball: “That’s why we’re here.”

After media frenzy, Ducks are focused on South Dakota https://twitter.com/OregonWBB/status/1373087633824436226 Usually, the days leading up to the first day of the NCAA Tournament ...

NCAA Notebook: Administrators Talk to Media, the Numbers, Practices Underway, $27 Million for San Antonio and Unequal Conditions Cause a Storm

The teams are in San Antonio. Pre-game practices are underway. Team press conferences are in progress. And at this point, not ...

“Extremely tough” to decide seeding for the 2021 NCAA Tournament

Auto-qualifiers || At-large Selections || Downloadable Bracket || Interactive Bracket || NCAA Tournament Contingency and Team Replacement Plan In a challenging season ...

Stanford runs past UCLA 75-55 to win Pac-12 Tournament for the 14th time

Photos: Pac-12 Conference Stanford in the Pac-12 Tournament Quarterfinal: Stanford 92, USC 53 Semifinal: Stanford 79, Oregon State 45 Final: Stanford 75, ...

No. 4 Stanford closes out regular season with 72-33 Senior Day win over Cal

Stanford heads into the Pac-12 Tournament as the No. 1 seed. https://twitter.com/StanfordWBB/status/1366194090354774019 Team Comparison Stats No. 4 Stanford (22-2, 19-2) ended the regular season ...
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WNBA approves sale of Atlanta Dream to real estate executive Larry Gottesdiener, former player Renee Montgomery part of ownership group

Chairman of Northland Larry Gottesdiener leads three-member ownership group of Atlanta Dream A little over a month after reports surfaced of an ...

Girls Roster for the 2021 McDonald’s All-American Games

While the McDonald’s All-American Games have been canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic, McDonald’s still selected All American Games teams. The ...

No. 4 Stanford tops No. 9 Arizona 62-48, wins first Pac-12 regular-season title in seven years

Stanford wins its first Pac-12 regular-season title in seven years https://twitter.com/GoStanford/status/1364064444783894532 Team Comparison Stats With a hard-fought 62-48 win over No. 9 Arizona (15-3, ...
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New Mystics forward Erica McCall primed and ready for her fifth season in the WNBA

Erica McCall looks ahead to the 2021 WNBA season https://www.instagram.com/p/CLPvzdxJP1o/ With the 2021 WNBA season on the horizon and a year filled with ...

No. 6 Stanford crushes Arizona State, 80-41, extends longest Pac-12 winning streak

Stanford dominates Arizona State https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8nQObkkfo4A Notes || Team Comparison Stats With a dominant effort on both ends of the floor, No 6. Stanford (20-2, ...

UConn, South Carolina, Stanford and Louisville are No. 1 seeds in the NCAA’s first 2021 top-16 reveal

UConn, South Carolina, Stanford, and Louisville are top seeds in the NCAA’s first top-16 reveal, a prediction of how the top ...

Sale of the Las Vegas Aces from MGM Resorts International to Mark Davis approved

The WNBA and NBA Board of Governors unanimously approved the sale of the Las Vegas Aces from MGM Resorts International to ...

Veteran guard Renee Montgomery retires from the WNBA

Renee Montgomery, an eleven-year veteran guard, announced her retirement from the WNBA. The West Virginia native won two WNBA Championships as ...

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