That’s the best news I’ve heard in a long time.
There’s just no end to the upsets this year, so far:
Michigan knocked off #22 Purdue, 65-49.
Middle Tennessee downed UTEP, 69-58.
St. John’s squeezed by Butler, 58-55.
Number eight South Carolina and coach Dawn Staley are atop the SEC.
Arizona State is back on the rise after coach Charli Turner Thorne’s return.
Player and other news:
Virginia Tech’s Uju Ugoka has turned hope into reality.
Duke freshman Katie Heckman will take a medical hardship and end her collegiate basketball career, after a torn ACL.
North Carolina’s Stephanie Mavunga is a warrior princess.
Nancy Lieberman Award:
The Nancy Lieberman Award is given annually to the nation’s top collegiate point guard. Here are the nominees:
Kacie Cassell – University of Akron
Calli Berna – University of Arkansas
Odyssey Sims – Baylor University
Bria Hartley – University of Connecticut
Senee Shearer – University of Detroit Mercy
Jerica Coley – Florida International University
Yashira Delgado – Florida State University
Damika Martinez – Iona College
Samantha Logic – University of Iowa
Lexie Brown – University of Maryland
Valencia McFarland – University of Mississippi
Ashley Deary – Northwestern University
Brittany Boyd – University of California
Chelsea Gray – Duke University
Tiffany Bias – Oklahoma State University
Fantasia Hilliard – Sacramento State University
Keena Mays – Southern Methodist University
Amber Orrange – Stanford University
Natasha Cloud – St. Joseph’s University
Jamierra Faulkner – University of Southern Mississippi
Ariel Massengale – University of Tennessee
Jasmine Newsome – University of Tennessee at Martin
Jordan Jones – Texas A&M University
Andola Dortch – University of Toledo
Joanna Harden – Troy University
Jennifer Schlott – Utah State University
Chelsea Douglas – Wake Forest University
Rebecca Henricson – Western Illinois University
Dequesha McClanahan – Winthrop University