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Two VERY interesting items!

Bad blood between Louisiana Tech and Fresno State? It seems so, looking at this video taken of both teams going through the handshake line after the other night's game. And FSU Coach Adrian Wiggins telling LT Coach Teresa Weatherspoon to…

UCLA 74, USC 67

I gotta go to bed, so this will be brief.Nice turnout at Galen Center on the USC campus today for the rematch between the Trojans and UCLA. SC fans might have been dismayed, though, because there were more Bruin fans…

Devastations, predicaments, memories, JCs

Missouri players are devastated after their overtime loss to Kansas State last night.Cal isn't feeling too much better after ASU defeated them on a last-second bucket.This is interesting/women are so tough:Center Kali Bennett, who received treatment fo...

A monstrous performance, and a significant win

Leading the Montreat College Cavaliers of North Carolina over Virginia Intermont today was one of Los Angeles' finest, Mykiea Russell. The five-foot point guard had a career-high 37 points, which included 10 three-pointers. She also had 10 assists and ...

Mac Court merchandise – to wear or not to wear?

The yellow T-shirt was the one given free at the Oregon game Jan. 8 - the last in McArthur Court at UO. The green shirt was bought for me and has a picture of the old arena on it with…

For Allison Taka fans

I found her......she's a varsity assistant coach at Culver City High School this year.

As the basketball world turns

UCLA and USC's second and final showdown of the season is tomorrow at SC's Galen Center, and the 1 p.m. event is FREE. Can't beat that. The Daily Bruin is calling for its team to bring their shutdown defense in…

Nike Extravaganza results

There were five games held at Mater Dei High School yesterday as part of the annual Nike Extravaganza.Mater Dei vs. La Jolla Country DayThe headline games involved the #1 and #3 teams in the nation, Brea Olinda and Mater Dei,…

Pro items

Diana Taurasi took and passed a polygraph test, in which she maintained she never took performance-enhancing drugs.The Indiana Fever have re-signed Jessica Davenport to a multi-year contact, and they signed Shyra Ely.Five questions with new LA Spark Lo...

Sparks sign Loree Moore

More home cookin', and a reunion, too:Los Angeles Sparks Sign Free Agent Point Guard Loree MooreFormer New York Liberty Starter Returns Home and Reunites with High School Teammate Ebony HoffmanLOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles Sparks continue to make mov...

Collegiately speaking

Seven players have been added to the Wade Trophy watch list:Keisha Hampton, DePaulAmy Jaeschke, NorthwesternKalisha Keane, Michigan StateJeanette Pohlen, StanfordLiz Repella, West VirginiaAngel Robinson, MarquetteRiquna Williams, MiamiJessica Breland c...

Powerade Fab 50 rankings, week 9

Some movement on the list, including the falling of Troy and the re-ranking of Edison:Rank School (City, State) Record Prev 1 Brea Olinda (Brea, Calif.) 20-0 1 2 Polytechnic (Long Beach, Calif. 19-2 2 3 Mater Dei (Santa Ana, Calif.)…

Updated WNBA transactions

Things are movin':February 2The Indiana Fever signed Tangela SmithThe Seattle Storm re-signed Camille LittleThe Los Angeles Sparks signed Ebony Hoffman, Natasha Lacy, Ticha Penicheiro, LaToya Pringle and Noelle QuinnLooks like Sparks General Manager is...

Sparks sign Ebony Hoffman; re-sign Penicheiro and Quinn

Los Angeles Sparks Ink Ebony Hoffman to Free Agent Contract; Penicheiro and Quinn Re-SignFormer USC Standout Returns Home for 2011 WNBA SeasonLOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles Sparks have signed forward Ebony Hoffman – a Southern California native who ...

Dymond Simon day-to-day with "concussion-like symptons"

The Arizona State guard may not play this week after showing "concussion-like symptoms" after the Sun Devil's win over USC last weekend. Even if she doesn't play against Stanford, ASU has a game plan.

All levels tidbits

It's WNBA signing and trading season......More on Andrea Riley's trade.It's early committment season.......Top 2012 high school prospect Breana Stewart verbally committed to UConn yesterday on an unofficial visit to the school.An Oregon TV station catc...

National Girls and Women in Sports Day is tomorrow

And AAHPERD has got the list to end all list of events. WOW.Go get into some of that.Here's some perspective, courtesy of Bridgit Pettis.

Sparks trade Riley to Tulsa

The LA Sparks have traded reserve point guard Andrea Riley, who is seven months pregnant, to the Tulsa Shock in exchange for a second round 2012 draft pick. This opens the way for the Sparks to pick up another player…

Uppers, a downer and some warm fuzzies

Alana Beard stopped in to play ball with the Obamas.On the down side, since Beard left Louisiana, girl's basketball has been in a slump in that state.Tennessee:The Vols have several days off, and Coach Pat Summitt and superstar freshman Meighan…

Connecticut 87, Duke 51

Well, that was underwhelming.I don't think anyone thought Duke would remain undefeated after tonight - including, sadly, Coach Joanne McCallie herself - who said, "I mean, the outcome was never in question here. You all know that." But to get…

BIG

The biggest news of today, of course, was Baylor's at-the-wire win over Texas A&M, 63-60, in front of 13,162 raucous fans. The Aggies slowed Baylor's Brittney Griner, but they couldn't do the same to Odyssey Sims. The freshman lead all…

Nike Extravaganza 2011

It's on like Donkey Kong at Mater Dei High School this Friday:Girls Friday Session 3:00 pm Rosary vs. Mission Viejo 4:30 pm JSerra vs. The Bishops School 6:00 pm Orange Lutheran vs. Edison 7:30 pm Brea vs. Bishop Gorman 9:00…

Dymond Simon concussion?

Arizona State's Dymond Simon may have a concussion after a collision yesterday in her team's win over USC at Galen Center in Los Angeles. IM in OC reports that Simon ran into a blind screen set by Trojan freshman Cassie…

Edison 46, Troy 32

Southern Section Division 1A's top two teams - the Edison Chargers and Troy Warriors - faced off at on Troy's home court in Fullerton tonight.Edison came into the game with a 19-2 record, with losses to Cajon and La Jolla…