Tuesday, November 30, 2021

UCLA Bruins: new team, new look, same goals

UCLA has roared out of the gate once again this season. Top 15 ranking, as they’ve had for most of the last five years? Check....

Will injuries prevent a Connecticut four-peat?

Connecticut star forward Brianna Stewart tweaked an ankle in practice earlier this week. Then this past Monday - in a meaningless game in December,...

Women’s basketball needs female fans

Much has been made of the fact that the popularity of women's sports lags far behind men's sports - particularly in basketball, and more...

Weekly, monthly honors

Players of the month: For June, POMs are Elena Delle Donne in the East and Skylar Diggins in the West. Rookie of the month is the...

The shocking quarterfinals

Today's quarterfinal results: The stunner of the tournament, as Serbia edged Australia, 73-71. Another close one: Spain's buzzer-beater lead them past Turkey, 64-62. The U.S. put on...

The semifinals are set

The Sky took down the Dream, 108-98, without Elena Delle Donne. Really. It was a team effort, as Chicago was ultra-focused. So now the five-game semifinals...

Pac-12 preview: the University of California Los Angeles

This is the sixth in an annual season preview series of the Pac-12 teams. The UCLA Bruins exceeded expectations and preseason predictions last season with...

Coach’s Chair: Candace Whitaker, Texas Tech University

Candace Whitaker became the first former Red Raider to head the program in 2013. A Texas native, Whitaker starred at Seward County Community College...

Freshman Dangerfield speeds UConn past Baylor, 72-61

Storrs, Conn. - Nobody saw this coming. Nobody expected a freshman playing in just her second game to lift this No. 3 Connecticut team...

That slow down time in December

Today's results: With their 74-63 win over Tulane, Vanderbilt is 8-1 under first-year coach Stephanie White. SMU edged Texas A&M, 54-53, after the Aggies fell from...