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With 1,058 career wins, Bentley Hall of Fame Basketball Coach Barbara Stevens announces retirement

With 1,058 career wins, Bentley Hall of Fame Basketball Coach Barbara Stevens announces retirement

Legendary women’s basketball coach, Barbara Stevens of Bentley University, announced her retirement after 1,058 career wins and a 44-year coaching career. Her storied career includes the 2014 NCAA Division II national championship and selection into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall…

Ashland tops WBCA NCAA Division II Preseason Top 25 Coaches’ Poll

https://twitter.com/goashlandeagles/status/925417490099982336 The defending DII national champion, Ashland University tops the WBCA Division II Preseason Coaches’ Poll released Oct. 31. Ashland finished 2016-17 undefeated at 37-0 and won the program’s second national championship. The team enters 2017-18 with the longest winning…

Division II: Final USA Today Coaches Poll for the 2015-16 Season

The USA TODAY Sports Division II Top 25 women’s basketball coaches’ poll, with first place votes to the right, total points based on 25 points for first place through one point for 25th. Rank Institution – First Place Votes Previous…

Lubbock Christian University beats Alaska-Anchorage 78-73 for DII championship

INDIANAPOLIS — Lubbock Christian University defeated Alaska-Anchorage 78-73 Monday afternoon in the NCAA Division II National Championship at Bankers Life Fieldhouse. The contest marked the first-ever meeting between the two teams. The Lady Chaps, the No. 1 overall seed, completed…

Dishin & Swishin in the year 2015: Looking back at the year in Women’s Basketball

Dishin & Swishin in the year 2015: Looking back at the year in Women’s Basketball

As we say goodbye to another calendar year and make resolutions for 2016, it seems like a good time to look back at what made 2015 a great year for women’s basketball. It was also the year that Dishin &…

2015-16 Preseason NCAA Division II Top 25 Coaches Poll

The USA TODAY Sports Division II Top 25 women’s basketball poll, with first place votes to the right, total points based on 25 points for first place through one point for 25th. Rank Institution – First Place Votes Last Year’s…

Dishin & Swishin 10/08/15 Podcast: Taj McWilliams-Franklin transitions from WNBA legend to Division II head coach

Dishin & Swishin 10/08/15 Podcast: Taj McWilliams-Franklin transitions from WNBA legend to Division II head coach

[display_podcast] Click here to subscribe to the podcast with your feed reader or podcast app: j.mp/dishinpodcast. Available on iTunes, Player FM, Acast (iOS, Android) and Podcast Addict (Android). Taj McWilliams-Franklin has played basketball for twenty-five franchises, in twelve countries, over twenty-one years. Just let that sink…

Shaw beats Ashland to win NCAA DII National Championship

From Shaw University: SAN ANTONIO, Tex. – “We are going to give them a game worthy of television.” Shaw head coach Jacques Curtis said those words in a press conference prior to the NCAA Division II Women’s Basketball Championship. Tonight,…

2011 Year in Review: Coaching changes and extensions

2011 Year in Review: Coaching changes and extensions

2011 Year in Review: Coaching changes and extensions in DI, DII, DIII and the NAIA.

Tuesday recap: Northwestern takes down No. 23 LSU, No. 1 Baylor beats Yale, UNT stuns SMU

Tuesday recap: Northwestern takes down No. 23 LSU, No. 1 Baylor beats Yale, UNT stuns SMU

While it was business as usual for the No. 1 team in the nation another ranked team suffered defeat on their home floor. The top-ranked Baylor Lady Bears (5-0) had no trouble defeating Yale (2-2), 109-59, in Waco with three…

Clayton State beats Michigan Tech for DII National Title

Box Score Clayton State University defeated Michigan Tech Friday night 69-50 in St. Joseph, Missouri winning the 2011 Division II Women’s Basketball National Title. Teshymia Tillman scored 26 points to lead the Lakers (35-1) to the first title for any…

2011 NCAA Division II Women’s Basketball Championship field of 64 announced.

Championship Bracket (PDF) From the NCAA: The NCAA announced the field of 64 teams for the 2011 NCAA Division II Women’s Basketball Championship. Twenty-two conferences received automatic qualification. The remaining 42 at-large teams were selected by the Division II Women’s…

Fort Lewis and Emporia State to battle for Division II title

The No. 6 Fort Lewis Skyhawks advanced to the NCAA Division II National Championship Game with a 79-64  win over the No. 2 Franklin Pierce University Ravens. The Skyhawks held the National Player of the Year, Franklin Pierce’s Johannah Leedham,…