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NCAAW: Five top-25 teams headline the Big 12/SEC Challenge

The Big 12/SEC Challenge kicked off on Tuesday, Dec. 4, and will run through the weekend. Before we get into the action, let’s quickly review the recent history of the challenge and how the respective conferences have...

Atlanta Dream co-owner to serve as Georgia senator

Sports, including women’s sports and the WNBA, are political. Bearing multiple, intersecting identities, women enter the male-dominated space of sports and prove their capacity and autonomy in ways that often counter traditional expectations of women. Now, a...

NCAAW: Indiana rising, Oregon and Ionescu making history

This NCAAW Weekly post highlights notable events of the week in the world of college women’s basketball. Check out what surprises occurred, what milestones were reached and which players stood out. Surprises Indiana upsets South Carolina The then-No. 17...

EuroLeague Women Preview: Riga looks to build upon upset of the season

It’s a good thing basketball is played on wood, not paper. Otherwise, we’d be robbed of some truly magical moments. Take last week’s matchup between EuroLeague Women (ELW) powerhouse UMMC Ekaterinburg and TTT Riga as an example....

NCAAW: Battle 4 Atlantis announces 2020 women’s tournament in Bahamas

From Daytona Beach and St. Thomas to Cancun, the 2019 Thanksgiving tournaments featured a feast of appetizing action highlighted by the pair of high-profile upsets at the Paradise Jam. Next year, the Battle 4 Atlantis will to...

Dawn Staley, Team USA prepare for Tokyo with NCAAW tour, FIBA pool

The USA Basketball Women’s National Team is set to take on Serbia, Mozambique and Nigeria in Belgrade, Serbia, this upcoming February as part of the 2020 FIBA Olympic Qualifying Tournament. Before the national team heads overseas, it...

NCAAW: Freshmen lead Stanford Cardinal to the top of the AP Poll

It was a crazy week in the AP Poll top 10, with both the then-No. 1 Oregon Ducks and the then-No. 2 Baylor Bears suffering their first losses of the season. The rankings look a lot different...

NCAAW: Green Bay gets season-defining win at Greater Victoria tourney

Stanford may have won the Greater Victoria Invitational this past weekend but it was the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay that made the biggest impression, with their third-place finish in the tournament. The Green Bay Phoenix earned their...

Florida Gulf Coast, Creighton and UNC go undefeated at Cancun Challenge

Florida Gulf Coast (FGCU) is accustomed to hooping in sandy, sunny, seaside environs. As such, maybe it shouldn’t be too surprising that the Eagles finished the Cancun Challenge’s Mayan Tournament 3-0, defeating South Florida, Notre Dame and...

NCAAW: Maryland Terappins dominated the Daytona Beach Invitational

At the Daytona Beach Invitational over Thanksgiving weekend, the No. 9 Maryland Terrapins (7-1) not only held the Clemson Tigers to 44 points on Friday, Nov. 29, but added a 64-point margin of victory in a 90-26...

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UConn vs. Notre Dame women’s basketball: Preview, how to watch

Sunday marks the rematch of last season's semifinals between the Notre Dame Fighting Irish and the UConn Huskies. Notre Dame took the 81-76 victory...

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