Nov 26, 2011 19:00 EST
She wears a green and white uniform, is a major presence at the defensive end of the court, and is a preseason Division 3 All-American.
Nov 21, 2011 18:21 EST
OKLAHOMA CITY (Reuters) - More than 6,000 mourners gathered on Monday in Oklahoma to remember the head coach of the Oklahoma State University women's basketball team and three others who were killed last week in an Arkansas plane crash.
Dec 31, 2010 01:12 EST
It's over: Top-ranked Connecticut's record 90-game winning streak ends, 71-59 to Stanford. Stanford really does have UConn's number.
Dec 29, 2010 17:27 EST
No. 1 UConn puts 90-game winning streak on line at No. 9 Stanford in rematch of title game. Top-ranked Connecticut owns the 90-game winning streak that started after a loss to Stanford in the 2008 NCAA semifinals. The Cardinal have their own impressive streak: 51 consecutive victories on their home floor in Maples Pavilion.
Dec 29, 2010 00:15 EST
No. 9 Stanford handles fourth-ranked Xavier 89-52, looks ahead to Thursday date with UConn. Tara VanDerveer sent her players home for a short holiday break with a scouting report DVD. They sure showed up as if they had studied the film and then some.
Dec 22, 2010 07:03 EST
UConn stands alone, winning 89th straight and passing UCLA in 93-62 victory over Florida St. No. 89 came and went as effortlessly as nearly all their previous games. This season. Last season. And the season before.
Dec 20, 2010 20:45 EST
UConn women a victory away from topping John Wooden's revered winning streak at UCLA. UCLA's 88-game winning streak had just been snapped by Notre Dame in 1974 when Bruins coach John Wooden was asked how long it would be before somebody beat the streak.
Dec 20, 2010 00:33 EST
UConn women win 88th straight game, matching record streak set by UCLA men. After win No. 88 in a row was in the books, Geno Auriemma finally let loose: He thinks some people are rooting against his record-setting players because of their gender.
Dec 19, 2010 18:24 EST
UConn women win 88th straight game, matching record streak set by UCLA men. After the final buzzer sounded and another win was in the books, Connecticut coach Geno Auriemma found his family in the stands. He hugged his smiling mother, then kissed his happy wife.
Dec 19, 2010 17:20 EST
UConn women win 88th straight game, matching record streak set by UCLA men. Geno Auriemma and Connecticut matched UCLA's record streak in one of basketball's most famous arenas.
Dec 13, 2010 17:31 EST
Next up on No. 6 Tennessee's Texas two-step: No. 2 Baylor and Brittney Griner. Now comes the second part of Tennessee's two-step through Texas, and likely the more challenging one.
Dec 09, 2010 22:11 EST
Morgan Johnson scores 16, No. 19 Iowa routs 16th-ranked Iowa State 62-40. Morgan Johnson had 16 points and 10 rebounds, Kelly Krei added 15 points and 19th-ranked Iowa routed No. 16 Iowa State 62-40 in their first meeting as ranked opponents.
Nov 17, 2010 04:50 EST
Auriemma all the motivation new Huskies need: 'It's keeping that man satisfied.'. Geno Auriemma has won seven national championships at Connecticut, three in a row during one stretch and four at the end of undefeated seasons, including the last two.
Nov 15, 2010 23:47 EST
No. 19 Iowa State beats Drake 64-46 to give coach Bill Fennelly his 500th win. Watching as highlights of his career played out on the video board, Bill Fennelly fought back tears one moment and chuckled at himself the next.
Nov 12, 2010 19:06 EST
Jantel Lavender scores career-high 39 points to lift No. 7 Ohio State over Temple 84-75. Jantel Lavender had a career-high 37 points and 12 rebounds to lead No. 7 Ohio State to an 84-75 win over Temple on Friday night in the season opener for both teams.
Nov 11, 2010 15:12 EST
Notre Dame looking for even more from star G Skylar Diggins and her 'kind of bossy' approach. Skylar Diggins welcomes the challenge. Give her the ball at the point and Notre Dame's star sophomore will gladly take charge of running the team.
Nov 11, 2010 13:21 EST
No. 2 Baylor women have loaded roster, will get early shot to knock off top-ranked Connecticut. The five freshmen led by 6-foot-8 dunking sensation Brittney Griner are now the seven sophomores looking to take Baylor to a second straight Final Four.
Nov 10, 2010 18:40 EST
Kentucky looking to build on breakout season behind All-American Victoria Dunlap. High expectations at Kentucky are no longer limited to John Calipari and his talented bunch of youngsters.
Nov 10, 2010 13:33 EST
No. 7 Ohio State loaded with talent as it guns for a seventh consecutive Big Ten crown. No. 7 Ohio State has all five starters back, including stars Jantel Lavender and Samantha Prahalis, from a 31-5 team that captured a record sixth straight straight Big Ten title.
Nov 09, 2010 16:34 EST
Pat Summitt: No. 4 Tennessee can contend for national title after 2 seasons of growing pains. After two seasons of growing pains, the latest edition of the Tennessee Lady Volunteers finally understand what it takes to compete for championships.