Women's Basketball Scores
The Connecticut Sun have selected Stanford forward Chiney Ogwumike as the No. 1 pick in the 2014 WNBA Draft presented by State Farm. The selection made sports history. Chiney’s older sister Nneka Ogqumike was the No. 1 pick in 2012. If all goes well tonight, the Ogwumike sisters join NFL quarterbacks Payton and Eli [...]
National Championship: UConn makes history
Stefanie Dolson had 17 points and 16 rebounds as UConn improved to 40-0 and won its ninth national championship. The Huskies started the second half on an 18-4 run and went on to win 79-58.
NASHVILLE – Odyssey Sims was named the winner of the 2014 Wade Trophy, the Women’s Basketball Coaches Association (WBCA) announced tonight during the fourth annual WBCA Awards Show. The prestigious award, regarded as “The Heisman of Women’s Basketball,” is presented annually to the NCAA Division I Player of the Year by the WBCA and [...]
The 2013-2014 season was supposed to be a rebuilding season for the Baylor Lady Bears. With the loss of game-changer Brittney Griner, outstanding senior guard Odyssey Sims has stepped up, big time. Sims, a 5-8 senior guard from Irving, Texas, has taken the lead for the Lady Bears this season and, along with a [...]
CHICAGO, February 18, 2014 – The Chicago Sky announced that they will host the first ever WNBA preseason game in the state of Delaware on Tuesday, May 13 at 7pm. They will take on the Washington Mystics at the University of Delaware, the alma mater of the 2013 WNBA Rookie of the Year Elena Delle [...]
– Team to Remain in Los Angeles and play at STAPLES Center –
NEW YORK and LOS ANGELES, Feb. 5, 2014 – The WNBA and NBA Board of Governors have unanimously approved the purchase of the Los Angeles Sparks by an investment group led by Earvin “Magic” Johnson and controlling owner of the Los Angeles Dodgers, [...]
History was made at the Dana Center Saturday afternoon as Bentley University’ Barbara Stevens became only the sixth women’s basketball coach in NCAA history to reach the 900-win plateau.
The 98-82 Northeast-10 Conference win against St. Anselm, Bentley’s 18th without a loss this season, lifted Stevens, a 2006 inductee into the Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame, [...]
Having earned the USA Basketball Female Athlete of the Year honor in 2011 as well, Stewart is the youngest repeat recipient of the award.
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Jan. 7, 2014) - On the heels of a fifth gold medal with USA Basketball that was earned at the FIBA U19 World Championship this past summer, as well as [...]
Posted on December 06, 2013 by Mystics PR
Guard Expected to Return to Team During 2014 Season
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Washington Mystics head coach and general manager Mike Thibault announced today that guard Tayler Hill and her partner Dave Lighty are expecting their first child in May.
“We wish the best for Tayler and Dave,” said Thibault. “She [...]
Madison Square Garden, New York – Super-sensational sophmore forward Breanna Stewart posted a game-high 29 points as top-seeded UConn women defeated Cal, remained perfect (12-0). Stewart also pulled down 10 boards.
“We never had anyone like her,” Auriemma said of his young star. “We’ve had some of the greatest players ever to play college basketball and [...]