Monday, January 27th, 2020
News By Sue Favor

From Texas to Stanford to Los Angeles: Nneka Ogwumike’s impressive trajectory and rookie splash

[caption id="attachment_19924" align="alignnone" width="540"] 2012 Final Four.[/caption] Stanford just lost to Baylor in the Final Four this past April, the final game of Nneka Ogwumike's college, but ...

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With motivation from teammates, Toliver overcomes record number of turnovers to give Los Angeles a thrilling victory over Tulsa

Box score LOS ANGELES - As a game that featured 10 lead changes and three ties wound to a close Tuesday night, ...

Los Angeles Sparks’ defense key to hot start in games vs. Seattle

LOS ANGELES - The touted rematch between the Los Angeles Sparks and the Seattle Storm turned out to be one-sided Tuesday, ...

Sparks beat Japan, Ogwumike leads again in Sparks preseason

[caption id="attachment_18962" align="alignnone" width="532" caption="Candace Parker and DeLisha Milton-Jones watch their teammates. Photo: Sue Favor."][/caption] Los Angeles – The Sparks overcame a ...

Los Angeles Sparks working on defense as roster shapes up, Ross makes cuts

[caption id="attachment_18922" align="alignnone" width="540" caption="Sparks coach Carol Ross instructs players during training camp. Photo: Sue Favor."][/caption] LOS ANGELES – Just in time ...

New coach Carol Ross sets tone for aggressive play as Los Angeles Sparks begin training camp

LOS ANGELES – Carol Ross definitely set a new tone on the first day of training camp for the Los Angeles ...

Pro hopefuls showcased their skills in front of WNBA coaches and execs during Final Four

Photos © Sue Favor DENVER, Colo. — For the 15th consecutive year, during Final Four weekend in Denver, pro prospects showcased their ...

Championship postgame Q&A: Notre Dame’s Skylar Diggins and Devereaux Peters

[caption id="attachment_18466" align="alignright" width="265" caption="Skylar Diggins. Photo © Robert Franklin, All Rights Reserved."][/caption] Skylar Diggins How was this game different than last year’s ...

2012 Final Four: Postgame Q&A with Amber Orrange, Joslyn Tinkle, Nneka and Chiney Ogwumike

Nneka Ogwumike You’re incredibly poised for having just lost your last college game. How are you able to do that? It’s reality. The ...

2102 Final Four: Postgame Q&A with Notre Dame’s Natalie Novosel

Sue Favor caught up with Natalie Novosel last night after the Irish beat UConn to advance to the championship game in ...

Pat Summitt appearance at WBCA All-America game a pleasant surprise

[caption id="attachment_18331" align="alignright" width="244" caption="Pat Summitt signs an autograph after WBCA All-America game. Photo: Sue Favor"][/caption] DENVER, Colo. -- Tennessee Coach Pat ...

2012 Final Four: Potent quotables from Saturday’s press conference

Baylor Q. If you could each take this one on, can you just talk about the sisters over at Stanford and what ...

Final Four Notes 3/31/12: Saturday practices, awards and more

Open practices at Pepsi Center began the day. First up is the Notre Dame Irish, who seem energetic and spirited as ...

Jewell Loyd leads White team in WBCA High School All-America Game

DENVER - The White Team overcame some lopsided statistics to beat the Navy Team, 74-62, in the Women's Basketball Coaches Association ...

Chamique Holdsclaw’s autobiography an engaging read about overcoming clinical depression

Breaking Through: Beating the Odds Shot After Shot Published by Chamique Holdsclaw, LLC Holdsclaw.com or Amazon.com Chamique Holdsclaw wrote her new autobiography in hopes ...

Pac-12 coaches, including Cal and USC, approve of tournament move to Seattle

[caption id="attachment_17640" align="alignnone" width="540" caption=""I think it’s a terrific location - very women’s basketball friendly and supportive," said Cal head coach ...

Stanford takes Pac-12 Tournament title, but Cal finishes a stellar season

LOS ANGELES – Nnemkadi Ogwumike exploded for 29 points Saturday, including three three-point shots, to lead the Stanford Cardinal to their ...

Pac-12 Tournament: Stanford and Cal overcome deficiencies to seal semifinal wins, stage set for title game

LOS ANGELES - The stage is set for a Stanford-Cal Pac-12 Tournament Championship showdown today at Staples Center. The fact that the ...

Pac-12 Tournament: Day 2 recaps and remaining schedule

LOS ANGELES – A key quarterfinal upset has resulted in an unlikely semifinal showdown Friday afternoon at the Pac-12 Tournament. Second-seeded Cal will ...

Upsets on first day of the Pac-12 tournament: Three lower seeds surprise opponents

LOS ANGELES – The Pac-12 Tournament was rife with upsets on opening day Wednesday, as three of four higher seeds fell. In ...

Baylor’s Kim Mulkey wants her team to experience what she accomplished as a player

[caption id="attachment_17372" align="alignright" width="241" caption="Kim Mulkey during the 2011 Big 12 Championship title game vs. Texas A&M. Photo: Cheryl Vorhis."][/caption] It was ...

USC finishing out regular season on upswing, honors seniors and beats Arizona State

LOS ANGELES - USC overcame poor first-half shooting and an Arizona State surge in the second half to seal a 59-53 ...

What a difference five months can make for Tamika Catchings

[caption id="attachment_17078" align="alignright" width="212" caption="Tamika Catchings in a Nike promo for the 2012 USA Basketball uniform"][/caption] Indiana Fever star forward Tamika Catchings ...

USC comes out on top against crosstown rival UCLA, 66-54, McGee sisters honored

LOS ANGELES - The USC Trojans beat the UCLA Bruins 66-54 Sunday, sweeping their crosstown rivals this season and breaking a ...

Alana Beard “thrilled” to be with the Sparks, Ticha Penicheiro still undecided about 2012 season

[caption id="attachment_16862" align="alignright" width="254" caption="Alana Beard chose the jersey number 0. Photo: NBAE via Getty Images and Michelle Duncan/Sparks."][/caption] The Los Angeles ...

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