FIU coach Cindy Russo took care of her mother for a long time, and the Panthers' women's basketball program for much longer.
No. 22 Middle Tennessee women top FIU 64-57
FIU senior Jerica Coley did not initially understand how rare it is for a women's college basketball player to reach the 3,000-point mark.
From another 9-0 start from Colorado to the teams that made the most waves, we catch you up on the week's biggest storylines.
Jaime Printy made all 17 of her free throws and scored 19 points as Iowa rallied from a seven-point halftime deficit to defeat No. 12 West Virginia 79-70 Sunday at the FIU Thanksgiving Classic.
You've likely seen a photo of her several times. But do you really know what Inge Nissen, part of the 2012 Women's Basketball Hall of Fame class, accomplished at Old Dominion?
Conference USA announced Friday that it is adding five new schools in 2013.
North Texas will leave the Sun Belt to join Conference USA, a source close to the program said Thursday
Laurin Mincy and Lynetta Kizer scored 15 points each to lead No. 8 Maryland to an 84-52 win over Florida International on Friday night.
Brittney Griner had 19 points and 10 rebounds and No. 2 Baylor opened its season with an 83-36 victory over Florida International.
No. 24 Georgia Tech 68, Fla. International 57
No. 24 Georgia Tech 63, Hampton 54
Alli Smalley scored 21 points to lead No. 15 Auburn past Florida International 63-52 on Sunday to win the FIU Thanksgiving Classic.
Sherell Hobbs scored 15 points, leading Auburn (No. 16 ESPN/USA Today, No. 15 AP) past North Carolina State 66-51 on Saturday in the opening round of the FIU Thanksgiving Classic.
Ashley Houts scored a career-high 24 points and No. 7 Georgia remained undefeated, beating Florida International 70-56 to win the FIU Sun & Fun Classic on Sunday.
Freshman Antionette Howard scored 16 points to help No. 18 Florida State beat Florida International 70-50 on Saturday night in the second game of the DePaul Invitational.