CONTENT TYPES

FILTER BY DATE

    • From
    • To

SEARCH TOOLS

154 results for "ncaa basketball"

Page of 9
  1. espnW Headliners -- Connecticut freshman Breanna Stewart exceedin...

    Michelle Smith

    Embracing the scrutiny, heralded UConn freshman Breanna Stewart is already showing she has what it takes to become the next great Husky.

    Story | Conversation | January 04, 2013
  2. Women's NCAA basketball tournament -- Stanford seniors leave unde...

    Michelle Smith

    The seniors on Stanford's women's basketball team walked off the floor of Maples Pavilion in fine fashion on Monday night. With a 75-49 victory over St. John's, they became the first class in school history never to have lost at home.

    Blog | Conversation | March 21, 2011
  3. Women's NCAA basketball tournament -- Gonzaga doesn't fit the rol...

    Michelle Smith

    A No. 3 seed should have a decided advantage over a No. 11 seed. That is, unless the No. 11 seed, Gonzaga, is the nation's top scoring team and is playing on its home court. The Bulldogs could be ready for an upset when they take on No. 3 seed UCLA.

    Blog | Conversation | March 20, 2011
  4. Women's NCAA basketball tournament -- Despite Stanford victory, U...

    Michelle Smith

    Emotions ran high for UC Davis in its first-round game against Stanford on Saturday. Head coach Sandy Sampson got the Aggies to the NCAA tournament for the first time, and he already had announced his retirement whenever UC Davis' season concluded.

    Blog | Conversation | March 19, 2011
  5. WNBA - Tulsa Shock's Courtney Paris finally finds her way in the ...

    Michelle Smith

    She was one of the most dominant NCAA players of the past decade, but Courtney Paris struggled to find a spot in the WNBA. Five seasons after being drafted No. 7 overall, she's a regular starter for Tulsa.

    Story | Conversation | June 04, 2014
  6. Women's Final Four 2014 - Connecticut Huskies seniors Stefanie Do...

    Michelle Smith

    UConn's perfect season also marked the perfect ending for All-American seniors Stefanie Dolson and Bria Hartley, who will leave the program after winning back-to-back national titles.

    Story | Conversation | April 07, 2014
  7. Women's Final Four 2014 - Notre Dame Fighting Irish face tough ta...

    Michelle Smith

    Notre Dame managed just fine without Natalie Achonwa in the national semifinals. But the Irish face a more daunting task Tuesday in the frontcourt against UConn's All-Americans.

    Story | Conversation | April 06, 2014
  8. Women's Final Four 2014 - Connecticut Huskies' defense smothers S...

    Michelle Smith

    Connecticut is perhaps the top defensive team in the nation, a fact that often goes overlooked with the Huskies' bevy of productive offensive players. But the defense carried the day against Stanford.

    Story | Conversation | April 05, 2014
  9. Women's Final Four 2014 - Stanford Cardinal still chasing elusive...

    Michelle Smith

    Stanford is in its sixth Final Four in seven seasons -- but hasn't won a title in 22 years. Chiney Ogwumike and the Cardinal hope to make new history at the Final Four, even as a huge underdog against UConn.

    Story | Conversation | April 04, 2014
  10. Women's NCAA tournament 2014 - Stanford Cardinal's depth too much...

    Michelle Smith

    Chiney Ogwumike has carried Stanford for the past two years, but on Tuesday, her teammates carried the senior starter past UNC and back to one more Final Four.

    Story | Conversation | March 31, 2014
  11. Women's NCAA tournament 2014 - Stanford Cardinal 74, North Caroli...

    Michelle Smith

    After trailing by 13 points early on, Stanford got the ball inside to Chiney Ogwumike and got a career game from Mikaela Ruef to rally in the second half to reach the Final Four.

    Story | Conversation | March 31, 2014
  12. Women's NCAA tournament 2014 -- The Stanford Cardinal's experienc...

    Michelle Smith

    Stanford's veterans have been to the Final Four and know what it takes to get there, while North Carolina's young players see the regional final as "just another game," albeit one they intend to win.

    Story | Conversation | March 31, 2014
  13. Women's NCAA tournament 2014 -- Stanford Cardinal cruise against ...

    Michelle Smith

    The Cardinal coasted to their ninth Elite Eight in 11 years against Penn State, while North Carolina ground out an upset over top-seed South Carolina.

    Story | Conversation | March 30, 2014
  14. Women's NCAA tournament 2014 - Stanford Cardinal 82, Penn State L...

    Michelle Smith

    Chiney Ogwumike scored 29 points and Stanford held Penn State star Maggie Lucas scoreless for nearly the final 30 minutes of Sunday's game to advance to the Elite Eight.

    Story | Conversation | March 29, 2014
  15. Women's NCAA tournament 2014 - North Carolina Tar Heels 65, Sout...

    Michelle Smith

    North Carolina became the second No. 4 seed to topple a top seed Sunday, beating South Carolina for the second time this season to reach the Elite Eight.

    Story | Conversation | March 29, 2014
  16. Women's NCAA tournament 2014 -- Familiar foes take the court for ...

    Michelle Smith

    A young North Carolina team scored one of its biggest wins of the season in December when it handed South Carolina its first loss. Sunday, the rivals meet in the Sweet 16.

    Story | Conversation | March 29, 2014