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Baylor coach Kim Mulkey talks about meeting Texas A&M;yet again
by HoopFeed.com
posted March 28, 2011 at 8:36pm

Baylor coach Kim Mulkey during Saturday’s press conference. Last night in the lower region hallway of American Airlines Center after a hard fought win over Green Bay, Baylor head coach Kim Mulkey held court as reporters with TV cameras and audio r...more

NCAA Women's Bracket 2011: Can Notre Dame’s Defense Help Pull Off An Elite Eight Upset Of Tennessee?
by Swish Appeal
posted March 28, 2011 at 8:26pm

There's an old adage that "offense sells tickets but that defense wins championships." And in tonight's Elite Eight game between Notre Dame and Tennessee in Dayton, Notre Dame is going to need their underappreciated defense to pull off this upset. Whe...more

Green Bay challenges Baylor but Lady Bears prevail
by HoopFeed.com
posted March 28, 2011 at 1:35pm

Brittney Griner had a career-high 40 points. Box Score Photo Gallery: To come Notes DALLAS – In their first real challenge of the NCAA tournament, the Baylor Lady Bears survived the tenacious defense and second half 54.5 percent three-point ...more

Texas A&M demolishes Georgia to reach the Elite Eight
by HoopFeed.com
posted March 28, 2011 at 1:16pm

A&M’s Danielle Adams had 23 points and a career-high 14 rebounds. Box Score Photo Gallery: To come Notes DALLAS – Texas A&M had no mercy for Georgia Sunday night in the first game of the Dallas Regional semifinals of this year’s women’s NC...more

Close games: Sunday roundup and a look at tonight
by They're Playing Basketball
posted March 28, 2011 at 11:13am

The morning started out with a furious rally by UConn to avoid an upset and eek out a victory over Georgetown, 68-63.Then we had Duke having to hold off two DePaul rallies to beat them 70-63.Baylor had to work their butts off to overcome an incredibly-pol...more

Reports: Sheryl Swoopes to join Tulsa Shock tomorrow
by Swish Appeal
posted March 28, 2011 at 12:13am

Reports: Sheryl Swoopes to Join Tulsa Shock Tomorrow According to an Associated Press source, Sheryl Swoopes will find herself a new home in the WNBA tomorrow as a member of the Tulsa Shock. Swoopes, who turned 40 this week, was the first player signed ...more

Pedersen and Pohlen talk about UNC and moving forward
by Left Coast Hoops
posted March 28, 2011 at 12:11am

The Stanford senior tandem of Jeanette Pohlen and Kayla Pedersen talked to leftcoasthoops in the locker room about last night’s close win over North Carolina and what comes next. Kayla Pedersen Q: Did you feel relief after last night’s game? A: Ye...more

USC advances to WNIT semifinal
by They're Playing Basketball
posted March 28, 2011 at 12:09am

USC beat Colorado 87-70 today in the WNIT quarterfinals on the Buffs home court. Trojan guard Ashley Corral put up a career-high 32 points in the win, including a career-high seven three-point shots.The entire team also set a program record for treys, hit...more

Mad in March: Women drowning in the tsunami of men’s coverage
by Fair Game News
posted March 27, 2011 at 8:08pm

  By Laura Pappano If coverage of the men’s side of March Madness seems to be playing at every hour on every available screen, it’s not your imagination. Not only did the number of men’s teams in the tournament increase from 64 to 68, but the NC...more

The Dayton region of the women's NCAA tournament has been all about the chalk so far
by Swish Appeal
posted March 27, 2011 at 4:26pm

The Dayton region of the women's NCAA tournament has been all about the chalk so far, with the only "upsets" being 6 seed Oklahoma's victory over 3 seed Miami and 10 seed Temple's win over 7 seed Arizona State. (To be honest, I don't really consider e...more

Stanford survives North Carolina
by C and R's Stanford Women's Basketball Blog
posted March 27, 2011 at 4:23pm

I’m sorry Stanford, I knew I shouldn’t have watched that Gonzaga-Louisville game. I was rooting too hard for Gonzaga that I used up all my good luck/wishing mojo (I mean, how do you lose a twenty point lead, Zags?). Think I’m being silly? Think I’...more

McDonald's All-American game coming up Wednesday
by They're Playing Basketball
posted March 27, 2011 at 3:36pm

Most all players arrived in Chicago yesterday to begin appearances and practices for the upcoming McDonald's All-American game Wednesday, March 30. Hopefully some of the PR photos and tidbits will begin leaking out today, and throughout the next few days....more

So predictable you can set your watch to it
by Wendy Parker's Extracurriculars
posted March 27, 2011 at 2:54pm

Tweet Women’s hoops fans who’d like to tear into Chicago Sun-Times columnist Rick Morrissey for this year’s derivative “Fans don’t care about women’s basketball” diatribe need to keep a couple things in mind that I’ll explain after this e...more

Hillary Klimowicz's blog: Venice Pt. 4 - Finale
by Eat. Play. Love.
posted March 27, 2011 at 2:07pm

 We woke up the next day ready to head out to the islands surrounding Venice. I had my heart set on seeing the island of Murano, which was notorious for its glass blowing. We hopped on a vaporetto bus, which to my dismay was a little more sunken than I w...more

NCAA Women’s Tournament 2011: Duke on the Outside Looking In
by Swish Appeal
posted March 27, 2011 at 2:02pm

You look at the Philadelphia regional and it is easy to create a multitude of story lines. From a return home to the city of Brotherly Love for Connecticut Huskies coach Geno Auriemma to Georgetown and DePaul finally arriving to the ‘big stage’. T...more

March 27, 2011 Sweet Sixteen Matchups, Preview Roundup
by HoopFeed.com
posted March 27, 2011 at 1:59pm

American Airlines Arena, Dallas on Saturday, March 26, 2011 PHILADELPHIA REGION Liacouras Center – Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (5) Georgetown (24-10) vs. (1) Connecticut (34-1), 12 p.m. Sunday Showdown: UConn Women Vs. Georgetown (courant.com) Fox C...more

Battling Homophobia in Women's Basketball: Helen Carroll
by mhueter
posted March 27, 2011 at 12:47pm

Following is an exclusive interview with Helen Carroll, who leads the Sports Project at the National Center for Lesbian Rights. She is well known in the sports world as an acclaimed national championship basketball coach from the University of North ...more

Stanford escapes into the Elite Eight
by They're Playing Basketball
posted March 27, 2011 at 10:54am

That was a close one: Stanford hung in and held off North Carolina, 72-65. With all due respect to Baylor and my beloved Tennessee, if the Cardinal had lost, you might as well hand the trophy to Connecticut. Now Stanford has the chance to beat them again ...more

Gonzaga-Louisville
by They're Playing Basketball
posted March 27, 2011 at 10:52am

Gonzaga advanced to its first Elite Eight tonight, with a 76-69 win over Louisville. As #11, the Zags are the lowest seed in tournament history to reach the quarterfinals.Courtney Vandersloot had another outstanding game, putting up 29 points and dishing ...more

Debbie Ryan on leaving the court for the last time as the head coach of Virginia
by HoopFeed.com
posted March 27, 2011 at 10:49am

Debbie Ryan coached her last game at John Paul Jones Arena as the head coach of Virginia Saturday night. Charlotte defeated the Cavaliers 79-74 in the quarterfinals of the WNIT Tournament. Post-game, Ryan discussed leaving the court and her life since she...more

To be honest I'm distracted by the fact that Notre Dame has a theme song...
by Swish Appeal
posted March 27, 2011 at 10:48am

As expected, Tennessee and Notre Dame advanced to the Sweet Sixteen. More on that at SBN Seattle. But I have to be honest that I'm distracted by the fact that Notre Dame has a theme song as well and...well... I can't say I can make music well... so I ...more

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