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  1. Duke-Maryland makes for can't-miss ACC final

    Mechelle Voepel

    A few years ago, I was driving home across Missouri when an ice storm/blizzard struck -- one of those January messes when the highway advisory basically becomes, "Unless you have an overwhelming desire not to celebrate your next birthday, get off the...

    Blog | Conversation | March 08, 2009
  2. Respect, title on line for Duke, Maryland

    Mechelle Voepel

    Now that Duke and Maryland will meet Tuesday for the NCAA title, coaches Gail Goestenkors and Brenda Frese can stop talking about the lack of respect their teams might get.

    Story | Conversation | April 03, 2006
  3. Notre Dame Fighting Irish favored to repeat in ACC

    Mechelle Voepel

    Notre Dame had no problem adjusting to -- and taking over -- the ACC last season in its debut year in the league. Expect more of the same this season.

    Story | Conversation | November 06, 2014
  4. Women's college basketball - Duke Blue Devils return to form, rou...

    Mechelle Voepel

    In what could be their final matchup as ACC foes, Duke got big performances up and down the roster to snap a two-game home skid and crush Maryland.

    Story | Conversation | February 17, 2014
  5. Women's college basketball - A 'Downton Abbey' top 10

    Mechelle Voepel

    Mechelle Voepel goes full-court Grantham, comparing the top 10 women's hoops teams to the "Downton Abbey" character they most resemble.

    Story | Conversation | January 02, 2014
  6. Women's college basketball - ACC preview

    Mechelle Voepel

    Notre Dame joins the ACC this season, but Duke remains the favorite ahead of the Irish, Maryland and North Carolina.

    Story | Conversation | November 07, 2013
  7. Duke Blue Devils picked as ACC preseason favorite

    Mechelle Voepel

    Duke was picked to win the ACC preseason women's basketball poll by both media and coaches. The Blue Devils, who return all five starters, were 33-3 last season and have advanced to the NCAA Elite Eight the last four years.

    Story | Conversation | October 23, 2013
  8. Brittney Griner, Skylar Diggins, Elena Delle Donne, seven others ...

    Mechelle Voepel

    Brittney Griner and Odyssey Sims were joined on the WBCA Coaches' All-America team by Elena Delle Donne, Skylar Diggins, Kayla McBride, Stefanie Dolson, Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis, Chiney Ogwumike, Alyssa Thomas and Chelsea Gray.

    Story | Conversation | April 06, 2013
  9. All eyes on ACC's traditional powers

    Mechelle Voepel

    Last year, Georgia Tech came achingly close to being the first team since Clemson in 1999 to break up the Duke/North Carolina/Maryland monopoly on winning the ACC women's basketball tournament. This year, is there anyone outside those three that c...

    Blog | March 07, 2013
  10. Gray exploits Terps' depleted backcourt

    Mechelle Voepel

    Maryland coach Brenda Frese torched the officials' ears Monday in a 71-56 loss at Duke, getting an early exit after picking up two technical fouls late in the game. She didn't like the fouls that the referees were calling, nor the ones that she thoug...

    Blog | February 12, 2013
  11. Upsets wreak havoc for top seeds in ACC tournament

    Mechelle Voepel

    Quarterfinal Friday at the ACC tournament was the perfect example of why conference tournaments are terrific. And it was also the perfect example of why they aren't. It all depends on your point of view, of course. If you were wearing NC State red ...

    Blog | Conversation | March 02, 2012
  12. Women's basketball: Duke Blue Devils still overcoming setbacks

    Mechelle Voepel

    Friday morning, I listed some of the candidates for the coach of the year ... but, of course, there are always others who deserve mentioning. One, in fact, got a big victory Friday night. Duke maintained its mastery over Miami, and in the process...

    Blog | Conversation | February 25, 2012
  13. NCAA men's soccer -- Maryland Terrapins men's soccer hand Creight...

    Mechelle Voepel

    Rounding up the weekend's NCAA action, where Maryland handed Creighton its first loss and UConn stayed unbeaten in men's soccer and Illinois volleyball emerged as the nation's lone unbeaten team.

    Story | Conversation | October 03, 2011
  14. Breaking down the ACC women's basketball race

    Mechelle Voepel

    Prior to this season, North Carolina was expected to be the ACC favorite. But with the Tar Heels' Jessica Breland out as she continues her battle against cancer, Duke looks to be the league favorite.

    Story | Conversation | January 04, 2010
  15. Women's NCAA tournament: At this point, there's no easy path for ...

    Mechelle Voepel

    No bracket is flawless, but this year's field is pretty sound. And although some top teams will be playing on the "road," and some very familiar matchups might await, right now, there's no easy path for any team -- except, maybe, UConn.

    Story | Conversation | March 16, 2009
  16. Women's NCAA tournament: After the Connecticut Huskies, who else ...

    Mechelle Voepel

    In sports, even a sure thing isn't truly a sure thing. So if mega-favorite UConn doesn't win the 2009 title, here are some teams that might end up hoisting the championship trophy.

    Story | Conversation | March 16, 2009