Friday, May 24, 2019

Upsets, close games mark first day of NCAA Tournament

The NCAA Tournament kicked off Friday with plenty of heart-stopping games - some of which ended in upsets. Two No. 10 seeds in Buffalo and...

Round 1, day 1

Today's lone upset: Purdue 74, Green Bay 62. Close ones: Missouri advanced on a last-second shot, 66-64 over South Florida. Oregon State survived Long Beach State, 56-55. Kentucky held...

Pro, college happenings

Today's preseason result: The Fever used smothering defense to down the Sky, 76-65. Tomorrow's preseason games: Mystics at Dream Storm at Sparks WNBA team news: Connecticut is showing flashes of...

Coach’s chair: Lisa Bluder, University of Iowa

Lisa Bluder is in her 16th year as the Iowa Hawkeye's coach, and her 32nd year of coaching overall. She is one of nine...

Sparks, Wings grab rejuvenation wins

oday's results: Candace Parker and Nneka Ogwumike led the Sparks over the Liberty, 90-75. Karima Christmas-Kelly paced the Wings past the Fever, 89-62, with 27 points. WNBA...

Washington’s Kelsey Plum is WomensHoopsWorld’s player of the week

Each week, a five-member womenshoopsworld.com panel votes to determine the best collegiate player of the preceding week. Conference play is in full swing, and no...

Ready to get games started again

I'm glad the athletes and coaches have had these days off to rest, but I'm sooooo ready for games to start again. Tomorrow's lone match...

Mental and physical approach best for season’s “dog days”

It's that time of the year. Student-athletes have been practicing officially for four and a half months, working out for longer, and teams have played...

WBCA All-American team

Revealed earlier tonight: Kalani Brown Baylor Sophomore Center Napheesa Collier Connecticut Sophomore Forward Kelsey Mitchell Ohio State Junior Guard Chantel Osahor Washington Senior Forward Alexis Peterson Syracuse Senior Guard Kelsey...

No. 8 Baylor takes down No. 1 UConn, 68-57

Three upsets today, and the biggest one was: No. 8 Baylor took down No. 1 UConn, 68-57, ending the Huskies regular-season winning streak at 126...
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