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Arizona continues to make history, heads into the national championship game after taking down UConn

Arizona continues to make history, heads into the national championship game after taking down UConn

Team Comparison Statistics Arizona continues to make history this season as the Wildcats beat UConn in the Final Four to head to the national championship game for the first time in program history. With an electrifying performance from senior guard…

Iowa’s Caitlin Clark wins the 2021 Dawn Staley Award

Iowa’s Caitlin Clark wins the 2021 Dawn Staley Award

The Phoenix Club of Philadelphia announced Caitlin Clark as the winner of the 2021 Dawn Staley Award. The Iowa freshman and All-American guard led the nation in scoring, averaging 26.7 points per game, and was second in assists at 7.1…

The NCAA approves 11 officials to work the Final Four and National Championship

The NCAA approves 11 officials to work the Final Four and National Championship

The NCAA Division I Women’s Basketball Committee approved 11 game officials to officiate the three games being played during the Final Four and national championship, April 2 and 4 at the Alamodome in San Antonio. The chosen officials “bring a…

NCAA president Mark Emmert addresses media ahead of the Final Four

With the Final Fours of the women’s and men’s NCAA tournaments on deck later this week, Mark Emmert, the president of the NCAA, addressed media Wednesday morning to address a number of issues that have been in the news since…

Kentucky head coach Kyra Elzy is the 2021 Spalding Maggie Dixon NCAA Division I Rookie Coach of the Year

From the WBCA: First-year University of Kentucky head coach Kyra Elzy is the 2021 Spalding Maggie Dixon NCAA Division I Rookie Coach of the Year, the Women’s Basketball Coaches Association announced today. The award honors a WBCA member NCAA Division…

Final Four Field Set: UConn, Arizona, South Carolina, Stanford

Final Four Field Set: UConn, Arizona, South Carolina, Stanford

Interactive Bracket || Regional All-Tournament Teams || Final Four Schedule After a missed season due to the coronavirus pandemic, the Final Four is back, the finale to a tournament held entirely in the San Antonio area. UConn, Arizona, South Carolina,…

Sweet 16 Matchups and Schedule Set

Sweet 16 Matchups and Schedule Set

Times ET Saturday, March 27 1:00 PM, #5 Iowa vs. #1 UConn – River Walk Region, ABC 3:00 PM, #6 Michigan vs. #2 Baylor – River Walk Region, ABC 6:00 PM, #4 Indiana vs. #1 NC State – Mercado Region,…

2021 NCAA Tournament: First Round Results

2021 NCAA Tournament: First Round Results

NCAA Tournament First Round, Day One Results #5 Iowa 87, #12 Central Mich. 72 [River Walk Region] #8 Oklahoma St. 84, #9 Wake Forest 61 [Alamo Region] #4 Kentucky 71, #13 Idaho St. 63 [River Walk Region] #3 Tennessee 87,…

Oregon takes media attention from viral video in stride, now it’s time for basketball: “That’s why we’re here.”

Oregon takes media attention from viral video in stride, now it’s time for basketball: “That’s why we’re here.”

After media frenzy, Ducks are focused on South Dakota Ramping up to gameday. #GoDucks pic.twitter.com/UrvOFxYjms — Oregon Women’s Basketball (@OregonWBB) March 20, 2021 Usually, the days leading up to the first day of the NCAA Tournament are filled with travel,…

USA Basketball Women’s National Team to Conduct Minicamp in San Antonio Ahead of NCAA Final Four

USA Basketball Women’s National Team to Conduct Minicamp in San Antonio Ahead of NCAA Final Four

Release from USA Basketball: Sixteen members of the 2021 USA Basketball Women’s National Team are expected to attend the USA’s second minicamp of the year from March 30-April 2 in San Antonio, Texas. The 16 athletes who have confirmed participation…

NCAA Notebook: Administrators Talk to Media, the Numbers, Practices Underway, $27 Million for San Antonio and Unequal Conditions Cause a Storm

NCAA Notebook: Administrators Talk to Media, the Numbers, Practices Underway, $27 Million for San Antonio and Unequal Conditions Cause a Storm

The teams are in San Antonio. Pre-game practices are underway. Team press conferences are in progress. And at this point, not one program has been dropped out of the field of 64 due to Covid-19. The 2021 NCAA Tournament is…

Oklahoma head coach Sherri Coale retires after 25 seasons

Oklahoma head coach Sherri Coale retires after 25 seasons

Legendary coach Sherri Coale retires "Being the head coach at the University of Oklahoma has been the ????????? ?? ?? ????????."https://t.co/On9P3YvXQn pic.twitter.com/UjI245TkNY — Oklahoma Basketball (@OU_WBBall) March 17, 2021 After a career as a high school English teacher, Sherri Coale…

“Extremely tough” to decide seeding for the 2021 NCAA Tournament

“Extremely tough” to decide seeding for the 2021 NCAA Tournament

Auto-qualifiers || At-large Selections || Downloadable Bracket || Interactive Bracket || NCAA Tournament Contingency and Team Replacement Plan In a challenging season that came on the heels of the cancelation of last year’s NCAA Tournament, fans will finally get to…

WBCA announces 2021 ‘So You Want To Be A Coach’ Class

WBCA announces 2021 ‘So You Want To Be A Coach’ Class

The Women’s Basketball Coaches Association, in partnership with WeCOACH, announced the class for the 18th “So You Want To Be A Coach” program. The objectives of the “So” program are to increase the understanding and application of skills necessary to…

UConn head coach Geno Auriemma tested positive for COVID-19

UConn head coach Geno Auriemma tested positive for COVID-19

Release from UConn: UConn head women’s basketball coach Geno Auriemma tested positive for COVID-19 on Sunday, March 14. The Hall of Famer is isolating at his home and is not experiencing any symptoms. Contact tracing protocols revealed that Auriemma did…

2021 NCAA DI women’s basketball conference tournament champions

2021 NCAA DI women’s basketball conference tournament champions

2021 Division I Conference Tournament Champions NCAA Tournament Contingency and Team Replacement Plan || NCAA Scoreboard Conference Champion (NCAA Tournament Auto-bid) America East Stony Brook American Athletic South Florida Atlantic 10 VCU ACC NC State ASUN FGCU Big 12 Baylor…

The WNBA to celebrate 25th year with commemorative uniforms, a new logo, plus several events and initiatives

The WNBA to celebrate 25th year with commemorative uniforms, a new logo, plus several events and initiatives

In celebration of its 25th season, the WNBA announced a new campaign, Count It, and a commemorative logo. New Wilson Game Ball “As we look to celebrate the first 25 years of the league, we are also setting the stage…

Stanford runs past UCLA 75-55 to win Pac-12 Tournament for the 14th time

Stanford runs past UCLA 75-55 to win Pac-12 Tournament for the 14th time

Photos: Pac-12 Conference Stanford in the Pac-12 Tournament Quarterfinal: Stanford 92, USC 53 Semifinal: Stanford 79, Oregon State 45 Final: Stanford 75, UCLA 55 Team Comparison Stats || Video Highlights With a 75-55 win over third-seeded UCLA in the Pac-12…

The 2021 Naismith Trophy Women’s Player of the Year Semifinalists

The 2021 Naismith Trophy Women’s Player of the Year Semifinalists

The semifinalists for the 2021 Naismith Trophy for Women’s Player of the Year include 11 players. Four finalists will be named on March 19, 2021. The winner will be announced on April 3, 2021. FIRST NAME LAST NAME CLASS POSITION…

Finalists for the 2021 Nancy Lieberman Point Guard of the Year Award

The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame and the Women’s Basketball Coaches Association announced the five finalists for the 2021 Nancy Lieberman Point Guard of the Year Award. The honor recognizes the top point guards in NCAA Division I college women’s basketball. Aari McDonald (Arizona) Didi Richards (Baylor) Paige Bueckers (Connecticut) Caitlin Clark (Iowa) Tiana…

No. 4 Stanford closes out regular season with 72-33 Senior Day win over Cal

No. 4 Stanford closes out regular season with 72-33 Senior Day win over Cal

Stanford heads into the Pac-12 Tournament as the No. 1 seed. Nothing but smiles…. With maybe a few tears ?#GoStanford pic.twitter.com/cMmEkWorlk — Stanford Women’s Basketball (@StanfordWBB) March 1, 2021 Team Comparison Stats No. 4 Stanford (22-2, 19-2) ended the regular…

WNBA approves sale of Atlanta Dream to real estate executive Larry Gottesdiener, former player Renee Montgomery part of ownership group

WNBA approves sale of Atlanta Dream to real estate executive Larry Gottesdiener, former player Renee Montgomery part of ownership group

Chairman of Northland Larry Gottesdiener leads three-member ownership group of Atlanta Dream A little over a month after reports surfaced of an impending sale, the WNBA announced that the Atlanta Dream has new ownership. Real estate executive Larry Gottesdiener, chairman…

NCAA announces contingency and team replacement plans for the 2021 tournament

NCAA announces contingency and team replacement plans for the 2021 tournament

The NCAA announced contingency plans for the upcoming championship, providing guidelines for teams that do not meet medical protocols and cannot participate in the tournament. This year’s tournament will feature 64 teams competing from March 21 through April 4 at…

No. 4 Stanford tops No. 9 Arizona 62-48, wins first Pac-12 regular-season title in seven years

No. 4 Stanford tops No. 9 Arizona 62-48, wins first Pac-12 regular-season title in seven years

Stanford wins its first Pac-12 regular-season title in seven years Pac-12 Champs ??#GoStanford pic.twitter.com/bC1XJLWGuh — Stanford Athletics (@GoStanford) February 23, 2021 Team Comparison Stats With a hard-fought 62-48 win over No. 9 Arizona (15-3, 13-3 Pac-12) Monday night at Maples…

New Mystics forward Erica McCall primed and ready for her fifth season in the WNBA

New Mystics forward Erica McCall primed and ready for her fifth season in the WNBA

Erica McCall looks ahead to the 2021 WNBA season View this post on Instagram A post shared by Erica McCall (@birdstheword_24) With the 2021 WNBA season on the horizon and a year filled with uncertainty, unexpected change, and rapid adjustments…