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2020 NCAA DI women’s basketball conference tournaments

2020 NCAA DI women’s basketball conference tournaments

2020 Division I Conference Tournament Championships Coronavirus Updates Conference Dates/Sites Tournament Champion Regular Season Champion America East Campus sites, higher seed hosts Quarterfinals, Wednesday, March 4 Semifinals, Sunday, March 8 Championship, Friday, March 13 Canceled Stony Brook American Athletic Uncasville,…

2019 NCAA DI women’s basketball conference tournament champions/auto-qualifiers

2019 NCAA DI women’s basketball conference tournament champions/auto-qualifiers

?? 2019 Division I women’s basketball conference tournament championships. NCAA Tournament Interactive Bracket Conference Tournament Champion America East Maine (25-7) American Athletic UConn (31-2) Atlantic Coast Notre Dame (30-3) Atlantic Sun FGCU (28-4) Atlantic 10 Fordham (25-8) Big East DePaul…

San Antonio Spurs promote Becky Hammon to fill position vacated by James Borrego

June 27, 2018 release from the Spurs: The San Antonio Spurs today announced that assistant coach Becky Hammon has been promoted. Hammon fills the position vacated by James Borrego who was named head coach of the Charlotte Hornets on May…

Obituary and memorial service information for Anne Donovan

From Andrews Funeral Home in Wilmington, NC: Anne Theresa Donovan died unexpectedly on June 13, 2018. She was born November 1, 1961 in Ridgewood, NJ to the late Joseph A. Donovan and the late Anna Donovan Matthews. Anne was preceded…

Video: Louisville, Notre Dame, Mississippi State and UConn face the media

COLUMBUS, Ohio – On the day before the 2018 Final Four, the teams that made it to the national semifinals spoke to the press about a myriad of topics. Below are videos of the press conferences. Louisville Notre Dame UConn…

A’ja Wilson wins Wade Trophy, WBCA All-Americans announced

Shorty after winning the Associated Press Player of the Year award, South Carolina’s A’ja Wilson was honored with the 2018 Wade Trophy. She also headlines the 2018 WBCA NCAA Division I Coaches’ All-America team. The Wade Trophy, regarded as “the Heisman…

Minnesota Lynx to play preseason game vs. Washington Mystics in Des Moines

The Minnesota Lynx announced that the team will play a preseason game against the Washington Mystics in Des Moines, Iowa. The venue is the home of the G League team and NBA Minnesota Timberwolves affiliate, the Iowa Wolves. The matchup…

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…

Sweet 16 Day 1 and DII Championships One Sheet

Broadcast Information March 23, 2018 7 p.m. Oregon State vs. Baylor, Lexington Semifinal #1 Beth Mowins, Deb Antonelli, Allison Williams ESPN/ESPN App NC State vs. Mississippi State , Kansas City Semifinal #1 Pam Ward, Gail Goestenkors, Courtney Lyle ESPN/ESPN App…

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…

Virginia’s Joanne Boyle to retire from coaching

Virginia’s Joanne Boyle to retire from coaching

Just a few days after her team fell to South Carolina in the second round of the NCAA tournament, Virginia head coach Joanne Boyle announced that she is retiring from coaching “due to a family matter.” There has been speculation…

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…

2018 WBI 1st Round, Day 1 Recaps

Binghamton 70, Youngstown State 59 || Box score Playing on the road over 350 miles away from their home gym was no big deal for Binghamton (20-11) as the Bearcats came from behind to beat Youngstown State 70-59 in the…

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…

Pac-12 Women’s Basketball Tournament to move to Las Vegas in 2019 and 2020

Pac-12 Women’s Basketball Tournament to move to Las Vegas in 2019 and 2020

The Pac-12 Conference announced today that its 2019 and 2020 Women’s Basketball Tournaments will be played in Las Vegas after a six-year run in Seattle. The men’s tournament began a run in Las Vegas in 2013 and will continue its…

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,…

Phoenix Mercury acquires Briann January in trade with Indiana Fever

Phoenix Mercury acquires Briann January in trade with Indiana Fever

The Phoenix Mercury acquired Briann January from the Indiana Fever in exchange for the eighth-overall pick (first round) of the 2018 WNBA Draft. January, currently an assistant coach with the Pac-12’s Arizona State, was a four-year standout at ASU. “Briann…

Minnesota Lynx acquires guard Danielle Robinson in trade with Phoenix Mercury

Minnesota Lynx acquires guard Danielle Robinson in trade with Phoenix Mercury

The Minnesota Lynx acquired guard Danielle Robinson and a 2019 second round draft pick from the Phoenix Mercury in exchange for a 2018 first round draft pick (12th overall). Robinson played the 2017 season with the Mercury after being drafted…

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 Division I women’s basketball conference tournament championships

?? 2018 Division I women’s basketball conference tournament championships. Check back throughout March to see which teams earn automatic bids to the NCAA women’s basketball tournament. TV Schedule || NCAA Scoreboard || NCAA Tournament Bracket || Download the official bracket (.pdf) Conference…

Connecticut Sun to host preseason round-robin tournament

The Connecticut Sun will host a preseason tournament at Mohegan Sun Arena on May 7-8. Other participants in the event include the New York Liberty, the Dallas Wings and the Los Angeles Sparks. May 7 Liberty vs. Wings Sparks vs. Sun…

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…

Sunday’s Stanford at Washington State game cancelled due to the passing of Cougars’ director of strength and conditioning David Lang 

Sunday’s Stanford at Washington State game cancelled due to the passing of Cougars’ director of strength and conditioning David Lang 

It is with the heaviest of hearts tonight that we mourn the sudden passing of our beloved strength coach Dave Lang. Due to the tragedy, tomorrow's game against Stanford has been cancelled.https://t.co/ES0kLmp6iZ — WSU Cougar Women's ? (@WSUCougarWBB) February 25,…

2018 Werner Ladder Naismith Women’s College Coach of the Year Semifinalists

The Atlanta Tipoff Club announced the 10 national semifinalists in consideration for the 2018 Werner Ladder Naismith Women’s College Coach of the Year. The four finalists will be revealed on March 16 and the winner will be announced on March…

Katie Smith, Tina Thompson and Kim Mulkey are finalists for the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame Class of 2018

Katie Smith, Tina Thompson and Kim Mulkey are finalists for the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame Class of 2018. In addition, ten-time AAU National Champions Wayland Baptist University are finalists in the team category. It was recently announced that Smith…