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USA earns third-straight FIBA World Cup gold with 73-56 victory over Australia

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2018 FIBA World Cup bronze medal team, Spain. Photo: FIBA.

Spain slips by Belgium to win bronze at 2018 FIBA World Championship

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Australia tops Spain to reach FIBA World Cup gold medal game, will face USA

[gallery type="slideshow" link="none" ids="53220,53221,53219"] SAN CRISTOBAL DE LA LAGUNA, TENERIFE, SPAIN – Australia broke the hearts of the standing room only crowd ...

USA to face Australia in World Cup gold medal game after beating Belgium, 93-77: “We are right on that doorstep, knocking”

[caption id="attachment_53210" align="alignnone" width="590"] TENERIFE, SPAIN (September 29, 2018) - Diana Taurasi scored 26 points and grabbed seven boards. (Photo: Catherine ...

USA overcomes slow start to rout Nigeria in FIBA World Cup quarterfinals, 71-40

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How long can the USA hang on to the top spot in women’s basketball?

[gallery type="slideshow" link="none" ids="53146,53147,53148,53149,53150,53151,53153,53154,53155,53156,53157"] SANTA CRUZ DE TENERIFE, SPAIN – Are Team USA’s days as the dominant force in the international women’s ...

France fends off Korea 89-58 in FIBA World Cup first-day action

[gallery type="slideshow" link="none" ids="53083,53085,53086,53087,53088,53090,53092,53094,53095,53097,53098,53099,53100,53102"] Streaming Schedule SANTA CRUZ DE TENERIFE, SPAIN – Korea got off to a quick start, running up a 9-2 ...

USA tops tough Senegal in FIBA World Cup opener, 87-67

[gallery link="none" type="slideshow" ids="53056,53058,53060,53062,53063,53064,53065,53066,53067,53068,53069,53070,53071,53072,53073,53074,53076,53078"] Streaming Schedule SANTA CRUZ DE TENERIFE, SPAIN – Defending Olympic and World Champion Team USA kicked off its quest ...

China tops Latvia 64-61 in first game of 2018 FIBA Women’s World Cup

[gallery link="none" type="slideshow" ids="53111,53113,53115,53116,53117,53118,53120,53121,53124,53128"] Streaming Schedule SANTA CRUZ DE TENERIFE, SPAIN – FIBA has rebranded its quadrennial Women’s World Basketball Championship as the ...
August 20, 2016 (Rio de Janeior) - Serbia after winning the bronze medal vs. France. Photo: FIBA.

#Rio2016: Serbia beats France 70-63 to win bronze

[caption id="attachment_43635" align="alignnone" width="590"] August 20, 2016 (Rio de Janeiro) - Serbia after winning the bronze medal vs. France. Photo: FIBA.[/caption] Quotes RIO ...

#Rio2016: Spain reaches medal round for first time, women’s basketball heydays are back for the Spaniards

[caption id="attachment_43599" align="alignnone" width="590"] Spain after beating Serbia in the semifinals of the Rio Games. Photo: FIBA.[/caption] RIO DE JANEIRO - With ...

Brazil’s captain, Iziane Castro Marques, set to retire after team’s final contest in Rio Games

[gallery type="slideshow" link="none" ids="43500,43499,43501"] RIO DE JANEIRO - In the summer of 2012, the Olympic journey of fiery Brazilian shooting guard Iziane ...

Bus shooting in Rio: First-hand account from Hoopfeed correspondent Lee Michaelson

[gallery type="slideshow" link="none" ids="43408,43409,43410,43411"] Bus in Rio shot at carrying journalists RIO DE JANEIRO -- An Olympic media transport bus came under ...

Syracuse beats Washington, 80-59, heads to program’s first-ever title game

https://twitter.com/CuseWBB/status/716819818750590976 INDIANAPOLIS — In a national semifinal game featuring two newcomers to the Final Four, No. 4-seeded Syracuse (30-7) appeared to have ...

Morgan Tuck leads UConn in Final Four win over Oregon State, 80-51, Huskies return to title game

https://twitter.com/UConnWBB/status/716775387036946432 Notes || Tweets INDIANAPOLIS — No. 1 overall seed Connecticut (37-0) never trailed against Oregon State (32-5) Sunday evening in the first ...

2016 Women’s Final Four: Saturday Fun Photo Gallery

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Final Four attendees brave cold temps to run 4Kay, support late coach’s cancer fund

[gallery type="slideshow" ids="40803,40796,40812,40806,40800,40788,40798,40792,40794,40795,40801,40802,40805,40811,40808,40809,40813,40791"] Photos © Lee Michaelson, All rights reserved. INDIANAPOLIS -- Hundreds of coaches, players, fans and family members braved sub-freezing temperatures ...

Oregon State’s first-ever trip to the Final Four is “pinch me stuff,” Beavers top Baylor in Elite Eight and head to Indy

[gallery type="slideshow" ids="40619,40621,40625,40626,40627,40628,40629,40630"] Photos: © Lee Michaelson DALLAS – “This is pinch me stuff; there are no other words for it,” said Oregon ...

UCLA continues banner season, heads into the Sweet 16 for first time in 17 years

[gallery type="slideshow" ids="40418,40411,40416,40407,40415,40408,40410,40414,40412,40417"] Photos by Lee Michaelson/hoopsgal.com WESTWOOD, Calif. -- The third-seeded UCLA Bruins (26-8) are headed to the Sweet 16 of the ...

After taking down Hawaii, UCLA just a game away from reaching Sweet 16 for first time since 1999

[gallery type="slideshow" ids="40332,40335,40336,40337,40333"] WESTWOOD, Calif. – Third-seeded UCLA meets No. 6 USF in the second round of the 2016 NCAA Division I ...


 

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