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John R. Wooden Award 2017-18 Late Season Top 20 announced

John R. Wooden Award 2017-18 Late Season Top 20 announced

The Los Angeles Athletic Club announced the John R. Wooden Award late season top 20 list Monday. The list includes 20 student-athletes who are currently the front-runners for the award and the John R. Wooden Award All America Team. Athletes…

Washington Mystics sign forward Devereaux Peters and re-sign forward Asia Taylor

Washington Mystics sign forward Devereaux Peters and re-sign forward Asia Taylor

The Washington Mystics signed forward Devereaux Peters and re-signed forward Asia Taylor. “We are excited about adding Devereaux to our roster,” head coach Mike Thibault said. “After having to sit out last season due to injury, she has recovered and…

Seattle Storm forward Ramu Tokashiki will miss the 2018 WNBA season, will prepare for World Cup with Japan

Seattle Storm forward Ramu Tokashiki will miss the 2018 WNBA season, will prepare for World Cup with Japan

Seattle Storm forward Ramu Tokashiki will miss the 2018 WNBA season due to her Japan National Team commitments as the squad prepares for the FIBA Women’s Basketball World Cup 2018 “Ramu has informed us of her intent to prepare and…

Hoopfeed Weekly Twitter Digest for 01-29-2018

.@StanfordWBB completes weekend with 79-42 rout of Arizona, team alumnae and fans honor Amy Tucker (Hoopfeed) https://t.co/WG20wFkXlM #ncaaw -> The latest watch list for the 2018 Nancy Lieberman Award https://t.co/a69VHoHz0z #ncaaw https://t.co/2yItAvH5Po -> 1/29 AP Poll: Oregon at #6, Stanford…

Indiana Fever acquires Kayla Alexander in a trade with the Las Vegas Aces

The Indiana Fever acquired five-year WNBA veteran Kayla Alexander in a trade with the Las Vegas Aces. Indiana also receives the Aces’ third-round pick in the 2019 WNBA Draft, in exchange for Indiana’s second-round draft selection in 2019. Alexander, the…

Minnesota Lynx re-sign forward Rebekkah Brunson

The Minnesota Lynx re-signed forward Rebekkah Brunson, a 14-year pro who is coming off one of her best seasons where she averaged 10.2 points per game and 6.7 rebounds per contest. “We are extremely happy that Rebekkah Brunson, one of…

Los Angeles Sparks sign Ana Dabovic and Karlie Samuelson, re-sign Odyssey Sims

The Los Angeles Sparks signed Ana Dabovic and Karlie Samuelson and re-signed Odyssey Sims. “It will be nice having Ana back on the team,” general Manager and executive vice president of the Sparks Penny Toler said. “Her experience, hard work,…

Ten candidates on latest watch list for the 2018 Nancy Lieberman Award

The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame and the Women’s Basketball Coaches Association announced the latest watch list for the 2018 Nancy Lieberman Award. The award recognizes the top point guard in women’s NCAA Division I college basketball.  In March, five…

South Carolina: NCAA denies transfer waiver for Te’a Cooper

South Carolina: NCAA denies transfer waiver for Te’a Cooper

From South Carolina: South Carolina Athletics was informed today by the NCAA that the waiver of the transfer year in residence for Te’a Cooper was denied. Cooper will have two years of eligibility remaining, beginning with the 2018-19 season. Cooper…

Connecticut Sun’s Curt Miller chosen to serve on the 2017-20 USA Basketball Women’s National Team Player Selection Committee

Connecticut Sun head coach and general manager Curt Miller has been chosen to serve on the 2017-20 USA Basketball Women’s National Team Player Selection Committee. Miller, who is entering his third season with the Sun, will help select the 2018…

Wooden Award Midseason Top 25 List

The John R. Wooden Award announced the Women’s Midseason Top 25 list for the 2018 honor. Wooden Award candidates must be full-time students in an accredited NCAA college or university, possess a 2.0 cumulative grade point average, strength of character on…

Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame announces the eligible candidates for the Class of 2018

The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame announced the eligible candidates for the Class of 2018. The Hall of Fame revealed earlier in the week that players would now be eligible after just three seasons of retirement. Finalists for the…

Social media recap: The Force is with Cal during Star Wars-themed doubleheader

“Star Wars: The Last Jedi” official trailer Cal routed BYU Saturday evening 70-45 led by senior guard/forward Mikayla Cowling (21 points/8 rebounds) but for Golden Bears fans who are Star Wars fanatics, the victory had to compete with another event…

Week of 12/4/17 Poll Roundup

Week of 12/4/17 Poll Roundup

Poll roundup for the week of Dec. 4, 2017 Associated Press UConn Texas Notre Dame Louisville South Carolina Mississippi State UCLA Baylor Oregon West Virginia [Full poll]   CollegeInsider.com Mid-Major Top 25 Green Bay South Dakota State Belmont FGCU Northern…

Oklahoma State gives Mississippi State their hardest battle yet, Bulldogs fight for 79-76 win

Oklahoma State gives Mississippi State their hardest battle yet, Bulldogs fight for 79-76 win

STARKVILLE, Miss. – In this week’s SEC/Big 12 Challenge, the Mississippi State Bulldogs (8-0) etched out a 79-76 win against the Oklahoma State Cowgirls (6-2). “A heck of a game,” head coach Vic Schaefer said on the win, “Obviously they…

The WNBA Board of Governors approved four rules changes for the 2018 season

The WNBA Board of Governors approved four rules changes for the 2018 season. The new rules are related to the WNBA Draft, the selection of All-Star Game coaches, the administration of free throws and the concussion protocol. The rule changes were…

2018 Naismith Girls’ High School Watch List announced

2018 Naismith Girls’ High School Watch List announced

The Naismith Girls High School Player of the Year Trophy is presented annually to the high school basketball player who achieves great success on the court. The award is determined by a select group of basketball journalists from around the country who…

John R. Wooden Award 2017-18 Preseason Top 30 list announced

The John R. Wooden Award announced the Women’s Preseason Top 30 today. The list includes 30 student-athletes and chosen by a preseason poll of national women’s college basketball media members. The Wooden Award All-American Team will be announced the week…

Oregon sweeps Player of the Week awards, Sabrina Ionescu and Satou Sabally earn honors

Oregon sweeps Player of the Week awards, Sabrina Ionescu and Satou Sabally earn honors

PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Sabrina Ionescu, SO, G, Oregon (Walnut Creek, Calif.) 2 GP, 22.0 ppg, 8.0 rpg, 15-26 (.577), 5-8 FT (.625), 18 ast, 3 stl, 0 blk Tallied her fifth career triple-double in a dominating performance on Sunday…

The Women’s National Basketball Players Association joins other unions to launch brand management and sports licensing agency

The Women’s National Basketball Players Association joins other unions to launch brand management and sports licensing agency

The Women’s National Basketball Players Association joined unions from other leagues to launch a full-service brand management and sports licensing business to advance athlete marketing opportunities. Other founding partners in the athlete-driven agency, called REP Worldwide (Representing Every Player), include…

Las Vegas wins the top pick in the 2018 WNBA Draft

Las Vegas won the 17th annual WNBA Draft Lottery giving the newly relocated team the top pick in the 2018 WNBA Draft. The results of the draft lottery were televised on ESPN2 during the 6 p.m. ET edition of SportsCenter.…

Hoopfeed Weekly Twitter Digest for 11-06-2017

Hoopfeed Weekly Twitter Digest for 11-06-2017

Watch list for 2018 Nancy Lieberman Award announced https://t.co/naog1uGR7I #ncaaw -> Virginia freshman guard Amandine Toi to miss season due to torn ACL https://t.co/RWv9esN3rx #ncaaw -> FAMU women’s basketball assistant arrested on grand theft charges (Tallahassee Democrat) https://t.co/wPL0eqHZt7 #ncaaw -> UConn…

Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, WBCA announce candidates for inaugural Lisa Leslie Award

The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame and the Women’s Basketball Coaches Association announced 20 watch list candidates for the inaugural Lisa Leslie Award. The annual award will recognize the top centers in women’s NCAA Division I college basketball. “Before…

Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame and WBCA announce watch list candidates for inaugural 2018 Katrina McClain Award

Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame and WBCA announce watch list candidates for inaugural 2018 Katrina McClain Award

The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame and the Women’s Basketball Coaches Association 20 watch list candidates for the inaugural 2018 Katrina McClain Award. The honor recognizes the top power forwards in women’s NCAA Division I college basketball and named…

NCAA releases latest Graduation Success Rate data, women’s basketball matches record-high

GSR Database (Search by school, conference, sport, year and/or state) The NCAA announced the latest Graduation Success Rate (GSR) of all Division I institutions. According to the most recent GSR data, based on graduate classes from 2014 to 2017, 87 percent…