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The 2019 Citizen Naismith Trophy Midseason Team announced

The 2019 Citizen Naismith Trophy Midseason Team announced

The Atlanta Tipoff Club announced the Citizen Naismith Trophy Midseason Team on Monday. The team includes 30 players representing 20 institutions in seven different conferences. Ten national semifinalists will be announced on March 4 and four finalists will be revealed…

Finalists selected for the 2019 Senior CLASS Award, fan voting opens

Finalists selected for the 2019 Senior CLASS Award, fan voting opens

Vote Twenty women’s basketball student-athletes are finalists for the 2018-19 Senior CLASS Award. Athletes must be classified as NCAA Division I seniors and have notable achievements in four areas of excellence: community, classroom, character and competition. The award’s acronym stands…

Six added to Wade Watch List at midseason

The WBCA NCAA Division I Coaches’ All-America Selection Committee added six additional student-athletes to the “Wade Watch” list of candidates for the 2019 Wade Trophy. Players added to the preseason list: Bridget Carleton of Iowa State, Anriel Howard of Mississippi…

2019 Wooden Award Late Season Top 20 Watch List

The John R. Wooden Award announced the Women’s Late Season Top 20 List for the 2019 honor. Wooden Award candidates must be full-time students at an accredited NCAA college or university, possess a 2.0 cumulative grade point average, strength of…

Midseason watch list for the Naismith Women’s Defensive Player of the Year Award released

The Atlanta Tipoff Club released the midseason list of players to watch for the Naismith Women’s Defensive Player of the Year Award. Players not on the Midseason Watch List are still eligible to be selected as award semifinalists, which will…

McDonald’s All American Games rosters announced; South Carolina and Stanford have most number of commits on teams

McDonald’s All American Games rosters announced; South Carolina and Stanford have most number of commits on teams

McDonald’s announced the final team rosters for the annual McDonald’s All American Games. The girls team includes 24 seniors selected by a committee from 400 nominees. The state of Ohio has the most number of players on the teams at…

2019 Wooden Award Midseason Top 25 List

The John R. Wooden Award announced the Women’s Midseason Top 25 list for the 2019 honor. The list will be pared to 20 players in early February. Wooden Award candidates must be full-time students at an accredited NCAA college or…

Candidates announced for the 2018-19 Senior CLASS Award

Thirty women’s basketball student-athletes who excel both on and off the court were selected as candidates for the 2018-19 Senior CLASS Award. To be eligible for the award, a student-athlete must be classified as an NCAA Division I senior and…

WBCA announces 2018-19 Wade Watch list

The Women’s Basketball Coaches Association announced the watch list for the 2019 Wade Trophy today. The honor is the oldest and most prestigious national player of the year award in college women’s basketball. The award’s namesake is the late, legendary…

The 2019 Citizen Naismith Trophy Women’s Watch List

The 2019 Citizen Naismith Trophy Women’s Watch List

2019 Citizen Naismith Trophy Women’s Watch List The Atlanta Tipoff Club released the 50 names on the Citizen Naismith Trophy Women’s Watch List. The midseason 30 team will be announced on Feb. 11, 2019, and then the competition will be…

Candidates announced for the 2019 Lisa Leslie Award for nation’s top center

Candidates announced for the 2019 Lisa Leslie Award for nation’s top center

The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame and the Women’s Basketball Coaches Association announced the 20 watch list candidates for the 2019 Lisa Leslie Award. The award recognizes the top centers in women’s NCAA Division I college basketball. “Before Lisa Leslie became one of the most recognizable faces of the WNBA,…

Candidates announced for the 2019 Katrina McClain Award for nation’s top power forward

Candidates announced for the 2019 Katrina McClain Award for nation’s top power forward

The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame and the Women’s Basketball Coaches Association announced the 20 watch list candidates for the 2019 Katrina McClain Award. The award recognizes the top power forwards in women’s NCAA Division I college basketball. “From the University of Georgia to Team USA, Katrina McClain made her…

Candidates announced for the 2019 Cheryl Miller Award for nation’s top small forward

Candidates announced for the 2019 Cheryl Miller Award for nation’s top small forward

The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame and the Women’s Basketball Coaches Association announced the 20 watch list candidates for the 2019 Cheryl Miller Award. The award recognizes the top small forwards in women’s NCAA Division I college basketball. The award’s selection committee includes media members, head coaches, sports information directors…

Candidates announced for the 2019 Ann Meyers Drysdale Award for nation’s top shooting guard

Candidates announced for the 2019 Ann Meyers Drysdale Award for nation’s top shooting guard

The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame and the Women’s Basketball Coaches Association announced the 20 watch list candidates for the 2019 Ann Meyers Drysdale Award. The award recognizes the top shooting guard in women’s NCAA Division I college basketball. The award’s selection committee includes media members, head coaches, sports information directors and Hall of Famers. The list…

Candidates for the 2019 Nancy Lieberman Award announced

Candidates for the 2019 Nancy Lieberman Award announced

The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame and the Women’s Basketball Coaches Association announced the watch list candidates for the 2019 Nancy Lieberman Award. The honor, in its 20th season, recognizes the nation’s top collegiate point guard. The initial watch…

2017-18 U.S. Basketball Writers Women’s All-America Teams announced

Five players representing five different conferences were named to the 2017-18 U.S. Basketball Writers Women’s All-America first team. The 31st annual team also honors six players on its second team as there was a tie in the voting. The All-America…

Mississippi State’s Vic Schaefer named 2018 United States Marine Corps/WBCA NCAA Division I National Coach Of The Year

Mississippi State’s Vic Schaefer named 2018 United States Marine Corps/WBCA NCAA Division I National Coach Of The Year

Mississippi State head coach Vic Schaefer is the 2018 United States Marine Corps/WBCA NCAA Division I National Coach of the Year, the Women’s Basketball Coaches Association announced today. He  will be presented with the Pat Summitt Trophy during the 2018 WBCA…

2017-18 Gatorade State Player of the Year for Girls Basketball selected

From Gatorade: The Gatorade State Player of the Year award was established in 1985 to recognize the nation’s most outstanding high school student-athletes for their athletic excellence, academic achievement and exemplary character. —— After Gatorade State Player of the Year…

UConn-bound Christyn Williams wins 2018 Morgan Wootten Award

UConn-bound Christyn Williams is the winner of the 2018 Morgan Wootten Award. Presented by the McDonald’s All-American Game organizers, the honor goes to outstanding high school basketball stars. Williams will play in the McDonald’s All-American Game on Wednesday, March 28…

2018 USA Today Sports Women’s Basketball Awards

Player of the Year A’ja Wilson, South Carolina Coach of the Year Muffet McGraw, Notre Dame Freshman of the Year Chennedy Carter, Texas A&M All-America First Team A’ja Wilson, South Carolina Katie Lou Samuelson, UConn Asia Durr, Louisville Sabrina Ionescu,…

The 2018 National Ballot for the John R. Wooden Award

The 2018 National Ballot for the John R. Wooden Award

The Los Angeles Athletic Club announced the national ballot for this season’s John R. Wooden Award. Candidates must be full-time students and have a cumulative 2.00 grade point average since enrolling in school. Voting takes place from March 13 – March 20. Voters…

2018 Dawn Staley Award Finalists Announced

The finalists for the 2018 Dawn Staley Award presented by the Phoenix Club of Philadelphia were announced Friday: Asia Durr, University of Louisville Kelsey Mitchell, Ohio State University Victoria Vivians, Mississippi State University Kia Nurse, University of Connecticut “The Dawn…

2018 Citizen Naismith Trophy semifinalists announced

The Atlanta Tipoff Club revealed 10 semifinalists for the Citizen Naismith Trophy Women’s College Player of the Year honor.  Four national finalists will be announced on March 16. The winner will be revealed on March 31. Fans will be able…

The Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame announces the Class of 2018

The Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame announces the Class of 2018

The Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame (WBHOF) announced the Class of 2018 from a list of 10 finalists. For the first time, assistant coaches will be included in the induction class. The class includes Chamique Holdsclaw, Katie Smith and Tina…

Citizen Naismith Trophy Women’s College Player of the Year late season list

The Atlanta Tipoff Club announced the 30 players on the Citizen Naismith Trophy Women’s College Player of the Year late season list. Ten national semifinalists will be announced on Feb. 26 and four finalists will be revealed on March 14.…