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Texas turnaround fueled by “fortitude” and work ethic of players who want the program to succeed

Texas turnaround fueled by “fortitude” and work ethic of players who want the program to succeed

It’s been a while since Texas (24-10) went dancing in the Sweet 16, eleven years to be precise. During that time, coaching legend Jody Conradt stepped down after a historic career then former Duke coach Gail Goestenkors took over to…

Social media recap: Stanford advances to its eighth straight Sweet 16 after defeating Oklahoma, 86-76

Social media recap: Stanford advances to its eighth straight Sweet 16 after defeating Oklahoma, 86-76

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Texas bigs too much for Cal to handle, Longhorns advance to Sweet 16 for the first time in 11 years

Texas bigs too much for Cal to handle, Longhorns advance to Sweet 16 for the first time in 11 years

By the Numbers || Social media recap BERKELEY– With four players in double figures No. 5 seed Texas ousted No. 4 California, 73-70, from the NCAA tournament in second round action Sunday evening at Haas Pavilion. The Longhorns advanced to the…

Social media recap: #5 seed Texas takes down #4 Cal in Berkeley, 73-70

Social media recap: #5 seed Texas takes down #4 Cal in Berkeley, 73-70

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Superior interior play to be on display when #4 Cal faces #5 Texas in the NCAA second round

Superior interior play to be on display when #4 Cal faces #5 Texas in the NCAA second round

Sunday, March 22, 6 p.m. PT Haas Pavilion, Berkeley, Calif. TV: ESPN2, Melissa Lee and Mary Murphy Radio: KVET 103.1 FM iHeart Austin or TexasSports.com – Craig Way and Kathy Harston BERKELEY, Calif. – No. 4 seed California (24-9, 13-5…

Dishin & Swishin 3/20/15 Podcast: More of The Roundtable! NCAA Tournament Preview Part II

Dishin & Swishin 3/20/15 Podcast: More of The Roundtable! NCAA Tournament Preview Part II

[display_podcast] If today’s first round of the women’s tournament goes anything like the men’s games yesterday, it will be crazy! Yesterday, in part one of the Dishin & Swishin Roundtable, three of the four regions were discussed. Today, we talk…

NCAA Tournament Special: Dishin & Swishin Goes Dancing with the Coaches

Over the course of this past college season, the Dishin & Swishin podcast featured interviews with some of the very best women’s basketball coaches in the country. In fact, every coach that appeared on the podcast since October, when the…

Social media recap: Texas survives Western Kentucky in NCAA first round

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Texas ready to face an old foe in the NCAA tourney first round after a season of overcoming injuries

Texas ready to face an old foe in the NCAA tourney first round after a season of overcoming injuries

NCAA Championship – First Round No. 5 seed Texas (22-10) vs. No. 12 seed Western Kentucky (30-4) Friday, March 20 | 2: p.m .PT Berkeley, Calif., Haas Pavilion TV: ESPN2/WatchESPN – Melissa Lee (play-by-play), Mary Murphy (analyst) Radio: KVET 103.1…

Dishin & Swishin 3/19/15 Podcast: The Roundtable Speaks! NCAA Tournament Preview Part I

Dishin & Swishin 3/19/15 Podcast: The Roundtable Speaks! NCAA Tournament Preview Part I

[display_podcast] It is finally time for the Big Dance and that means it is time for Dishin & Swishin to convene its annual pre-NCAA tournament roundtable! We have an outstanding panel today, with a slight twist. Not only is there…

Dishin & Swishin 3/12/15 Podcast: Ohio State breaks into the Top 25, while Baylor reminds us that they never left

Dishin & Swishin 3/12/15 Podcast: Ohio State breaks into the Top 25, while Baylor reminds us that they never left

[display_podcast] Conference tournaments are coming to a close and on Monday we will find out who goes dancing and where their respective ballrooms shall be. Two teams that have earned their way there are Ohio State from the Big Ten…

Kansas fires head coach Bonnie Henrickson

From a Kansas Athletics release: Bonnie Henrickson, head women’s basketball coach at the University of Kansas since 2004, has been relieved of her duties, KU Athletics Director Sheahon Zenger announced Monday. “Bonnie has been an outstanding representative of the University…

Dishin & Swishin 3/05/15 Podcast: Time for Charlie Creme’s annual Bracketology visit

Dishin & Swishin 3/05/15 Podcast: Time for Charlie Creme’s annual Bracketology visit

[display_podcast] The groundhog comes out once a year to look for his shadow, maybe bite the ear of a Wisconsin mayor, and to tell us how much more winter (and snow) we people in the North are going to get.…

Texas senior forward Nneka Enemkpali tears ACL, out for rest of season

Texas senior forward Nneka Enemkpali tore her anterior cruciate ligament during Monday’s 75-58 loss at No. 3 Baylor (17-1, 6-0 Big 12), ending her season. “My heart goes out to Nneka because she has grown so much during her career…

Dishin & Swishin 12/11/14 Podcast: Looking at the first part of the  college basketball season with Debbie Antonelli & Brenda VanLengen

Dishin & Swishin 12/11/14 Podcast: Looking at the first part of the college basketball season with Debbie Antonelli & Brenda VanLengen

[display_podcast] The women’s college basketball season is in full swing, and there is a lot to talk about: Increased scoring, upsets and more upsets, outstanding performances, surprises, disappointments and one incredible game for the ages. Not bad for a month…

No. 10 Texas stuns No. 6 Stanford, 87-81, in overtime

STANFORD, Calif. – Just three days after they defeated the No. 1 team in the nation, No. 6 Stanford (2-1) fell to an energized No. 10 Texas (2-0), 87-81. While guard play was key in the win for the Longhorns,…

Dishin & Swishin 11/13/14 Podcast: The roundtable returns to preview the 2014-15 NCAA DI season

Dishin & Swishin 11/13/14 Podcast: The roundtable returns to preview the 2014-15 NCAA DI season

[display_podcast] It starts in November and ends in April with one team cutting down nets in Tampa! Finally, the NCAA women’s basketball season begins tomorrow. On this week’s Dishin & Swishin podcast, we welcome in the season with the annual…

Iowa State senior guard Nikki Moody suspended indefinitely

Senior guard Nikki Moody has been suspended indefinitely from the Iowa State women’s basketball program for violations of team rules. “Nikki’s attitude in the team setting has become a distraction to our learning environment,” said head coach Bill Fennelly in…

Dishin & Swishin 10/16/14 Podcast: Karen Aston has Texas on top of preseason Big 12 poll, Anthony Bozzella has Daisha Simmons & asks #WhyNotSetonHall?

Dishin & Swishin 10/16/14 Podcast: Karen Aston has Texas on top of preseason Big 12 poll, Anthony Bozzella has Daisha Simmons & asks #WhyNotSetonHall?

[display_podcast] It is the middle of October and it is time for Dishin & Swishin to begin focusing on the upcoming NCAA women’s basketball season! We have a great first podcast for you today, featuring two first-time guests, two head…

Changing landscape in Big 12 women’s basketball as Texas lands the top spot in 2014-15 preseason poll

Changing landscape in Big 12 women’s basketball as Texas lands the top spot in 2014-15 preseason poll

Since the 2008-2009 season, Baylor and Oklahoma have dominated the Big 12 preseason polls with the Lady Bears landing the top spot in four out of those six years. With the graduation of dominant players Brittney Griner and Odyssey Sims…

The Hoopfeed Guide to the 2014 WNBA Draft

The Hoopfeed Guide to the 2014 WNBA Draft

2014 WNBA Draft: April 14, 8 p.m. ET, ESPN2 Tonight’s the night! At Mohegan Sun Arena, the Class of 2014 will hear their names called, and they will enter the WNBA. Their lives will change forever; no longer will they…

Dishin & Swishin Q&A looks at the Class of 2014: Is Odyssey Sims the best guard to enter the WNBA in years?

Dishin & Swishin Q&A looks at the Class of 2014: Is Odyssey Sims the best guard to enter the WNBA in years?

If Odyssey Sims had not played one minute this season, there still would be no denying that she had one of the greatest careers for a guard in NCAA women’s basketball history. She earned national championship honors, All-American selections and…

Baylor’s Odyssey Sims named the recipient of the 2014 Dawn Staley award

Baylor’s Odyssey Sims named the recipient of the 2014 Dawn Staley award

Baylor senior guard Odyssey Sims is the winner of the 2014 Dawn Staley Award. The accolade goes to “the most outstanding collegiate guard in the country; a player who exemplifies the skills that Dawn possessed during her career (ball handling,…

Baylor freshmen come up big, aiding Odyssey Sims in putting away Kentucky to reach Elite Eight

Baylor freshmen come up big, aiding Odyssey Sims in putting away Kentucky to reach Elite Eight

RT to congratulate your Lady Bears on their fourth Elite 8 in the last five years. #SicEm pic.twitter.com/OVEUd6wMGF — Baylor Lady Bears (@BaylorWBB) March 29, 2014   Baylor (32-4, 16-2 Big 12) exacted revenge on Kentucky (26-9, 10-6 SEC) in…

Dishin & Swishin 03/27/14: Get ready for the Sweet Sixteen with our previous podcasts and Q&A sessions

Dishin & Swishin 03/27/14: Get ready for the Sweet Sixteen with our previous podcasts and Q&A sessions

March Madness is nearing its close and the NCAA tournament is down to the Sweet Sixteen. By this time next week, there will be only the Final Four remaining, and in a couple of weeks it will be time to…