Moore, Parker chosen among WNBA's 20 greatest players

NEW YORK — Maya Moore and Candace Parker have led their teams to record starts. Now the two former MVPs are being honored among the 20... Read more

UConn sweep: Breanna Stewart, Geno Auriemma win AP awards

INDIANAPOLIS — Breanna Stewart is in a class by herself. Even her decorated coach, Geno Auriemma, found himself in a place he couldn’t... Read more

Megan Griffith named new Columbia women's hoops coach

NEW YORK — Megan Griffith is coming home to coach Columbia, the school announced Monday night.

Griffith starred for the... Read more

Auriemma has no apologies for UConn's dominance

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. — Geno Auriemma and his UConn Huskies have been steamrolling through the NCAA Tournament without much trouble at all... Read more

UConn, South Carolina, Notre Dame, Baylor top women's NCAA Tournament field

NEW YORK — UConn’s run at an unprecedented fourth straight national championship will begin at home.

The Huskies were the top overall... Read more

Yale clinches 1st NCAA Tournament appearance since 1962

NEW YORK — Yale finally ended its long NCAA Tournament drought.

Makai Mason scored 22 and Brandon Sherrod added 13 to lead Yale to a 71-... Read more

Tennessee's 31-year run in women's Top 25 poll over

Tennessee’s 31-year run in the Top 25 is over.

The Lady Vols streak of 565 consecutive weeks in The Associated Press women’s basketball... Read more

Stewart AP preseason All-American for third straight year

Breanna Stewart is now part of an elite group — just the fourth player to be chosen as a unanimous preseason Associated Press All-American... Read more

UConn on top of AP preseason poll for 11th time, South Carolina No. 2

Geno Auriemma and the UConn Huskies are starting this season where they left off, atop the poll.

It’s the 11th time that the Huskies are... Read more

Moore hits winner to lift Lynx over Fever

INDIANAPOLIS — Maya Moore made a 3-pointer at the buzzer from the top of the key to give the Minnesota Lynx an 80-77 victory over the Indiana... Read more

WNBA says foul call that resulted in Lynx's winning free throw was incorrect

NEW YORK — A last-second foul that sent Maya Moore to the line for the winning free throw in the Western Conference finals should never have... Read more

NCAA hopes to make women's college game more like pros

The NCAA women’s basketball rules committee is hoping to make the college game look more like the pros.

The committee came up with... Read more

UConn advances to title game again

TAMPA — Breanna Stewart and Morgan Tuck have UConn back in the championship game for the third straight year. Now the Huskies are one victory... Read more

WNBA and players agree on new CBA

The WNBA is assured of labor peace for the next few years.

The league and its players’ union reached a labor agreement Saturday on a six... Read more

UConn women rout Louisville for 8th title

NEW ORLEANS — Geno Auriemma and Connecticut are back on top. With freshman Breanna Stewart leading the way, it might be a while before they... Read more

US women win 5th straight gold, rout France 86-50

LONDON — Expected to dominate, they did.

All those style points were a bonus.

The U.S. women’s basketball team routed France 86-50 in... Read more

Baylor women beat Stanford 59-47 to reach national title game

DENVER — Brittney Griner had 13 points and nine rebounds to lead unbeaten Baylor to a 59-47 win over Stanford on Sunday night and into the women’s... Read more

Baylor, Stanford, UConn, Notre Dame earn No. 1 seeds in women's tournament

Brittney Griner and the Baylor Bears have goal this season — a national championship.

Anything less would be a disappointment for the... Read more

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