A pair of perfectionist coaches led their teams into Big Monday. And though the game was far from perfect, both UConn and Baylor benefited from it.
She never won a NCAA or WNBA title, but Dawn Staley raised the bar at Virginia, in the ACC, nationally and internationally.
Before Brittney Griner, Elena Delle Donne and Skylar Diggins, there was Lisa Leslie, Sheryl Swoopes and Rebecca Lobo, who helped shape the WNBA into what it is today.
Best of their era? Try best ever. And now, Janice Lawrence Braxton, Katrina McClain Johnson and Clarissa Davis-Wrightsil are among the latest inductees into the Women's Basketball Hall of Fame.
The U.S. women's basketball team is expected to win Olympic gold in London. But some things -- from injuries to a lawsuit against Geno Auriemma -- might be shaking Team USA's solid foundation.
Atlanta lost all three games in the WNBA Finals, but only by a combined eight points. The young franchise and its young stars will only build off the experience going forward.