1,000 wins for Tara VanDerveer

In #8 Stanford’s 58-42 defeat of USC, coach Tara VanDerveer achieved 1,000 career wins. She is only the second women’s college coach to reach the milestone; the first was, of course, Pat Summitt.


Cal took down #13 UCLA, 80-77.

More results:

#10 Washington 82, Utah 53. Chantel Osahor notched her sixth game of the season with 20-plus rebounds, with 20. She also had 19 points. Kelsey Plum put up 24 points.

#11 Oregon State 54, #23 Arizona State 45.

#17 DePaul 54, St. John’s 51.

Marquette 103, Seton Hall 60.

Georgetown 72, Providence 70 (OT).

Oregon 79, Arizona 65.

Colorado 70, Washington State 58.

All scores.

123 games tomorrow, baby.

College player news:

Ruthy Hebard is making an early impact for Oregon.

The emergence of Taya Reimer is propelling Michigan State to victory.

Syracuse’s stars are projected as high WNBA draft picks.

College coach news:

The day Chiney Ogwumike knocked out Tara VanDerveer.

Coaches sound off about VanDerveer.

How snacks help Syracuse staffers through late nights.

NCAA news:

The NCAA has agreed to a $209 million settlement over scholarship shortages.

WNBA news:

The Mystics have re-signed Tierra Ruffin-Pratt.

The Wings have re-signed Tiffany Bias.

Elena Delle Donne explains why she had to force her way out of Chicago.

Brianna Kiesel is keeping her WNBA dream alive.

USA Basketball:

Suzie McConnell-Serio, Kamie Ethridge and Charlotte Smith return as U19 coaches.


FIBA has moved to end the ban on religious headgear.