NCAA Women's Division I Basketball Championship

March 10, 2020 - 1:59 am
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — The status of three San Jose Sharks hockey games, the NCAA women's basketball tournament at Stanford and one MLS game are in doubt after Santa Clara County announced a ban of all large gatherings of at least 1,000 people for the rest of the month in response to the...
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Oregon's Sabrina Ionescu (20) reacts while cutting down the net after defeating Stanford in an NCAA college basketball game in the final of the Pac-12 women's tournament Sunday, March 8, 2020, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)
March 09, 2020 - 8:16 am
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Sabrina Ionescu said she wanted to cut down three nets with her teammates before closing out her illustrious career. One down, two to go. Ionescu had 20 points, 12 assists and eight rebounds to lead No. 3 Oregon to an 89-56 victory over No. 7 Stanford in the Pac-12 tournament title...
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Louisville's Dana Evans (1) handles the ball as Florida State's Sammie Puisis (2) defends during an NCAA college basketball game at the Atlantic Coast Conference women's tournament in Greensboro, N.C., Saturday, March 7, 2020. (AP Photo/Ben McKeown)
March 07, 2020 - 2:33 pm
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Nausia Woolfolk scored 16 points, Kiah Gillespie had 15 points and 16 rebounds and No. 22 Florida State beat No. 4 Louisville 62-60 on Saturday to advance to the Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament championship game for only the second time in school history. Nicki Ekhomu...
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Baylor head coach Kim Mulkey cuts the net down with her daughter, assistant coach Makenzie Fuller, and Fuller's son, Kannon Reid Fuller, after defeating Kansas State in an NCAA college basketball game, Saturday, Feb. 29, 2020, in Waco, Texas. (AP Photo/Rod Aydelotte)
March 02, 2020 - 8:08 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — South Carolina, Baylor, Oregon and Maryland would be the No. 1 seeds if the women's NCAA Tournament began Monday. With two weeks to go until selection Monday, the NCAA revealed the top 16 teams to this point of the season. Most of the major conferences are set to begin their...
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Baylor coach Kim Mulkey gestures to players during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Texas Tech, Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2020, in Lubbock, Texas. (AP Photo/Brad Tollefson)
February 18, 2020 - 10:22 pm
LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — Baylor's Kim Mulkey became the fastest Division I men's or women's coach to 600 wins, reaching the milestone when Juicy Landrum scored 19 points to lift the No. 2 Lady Bears to a 77-62 victory over Texas Tech on Tuesday night. The Lady Bears (24-1, 13-0 Big 12) broke open a...
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Iowa coach Lisa Bluder reacts to a call during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Iowa State, Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2019, in Ames, Iowa. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)
January 22, 2020 - 4:44 pm
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Lisa Bluder grew up in Iowa, and her college coaching career has been spent only at in-state schools. So she understands the passion for the sport that spreads from the Mississippi to the Missouri rivers. That love for the game is on display in the Iowa Hawkeyes coach's own...
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FILE - In this March 29, 2019, file photo, Oregon guard Sabrina Ionescu gestures toward the bench during the second half of the team's regional semifinal against South Dakota State in the NCAA women's college basketball tournament, in Portland, Ore. Oregon is No. 1 for the first time in school history while Tennessee’s streak of 42 straight appearances in The Associated Press preseason Top 25 is over. The Ducks, led by sensational guard Sabrina Ionescu, garnered 25 of the 28 first-place votes from the national media panel to earn the top ranking in the poll released Wednesday, Oct. 30, 2019. (AP Photo/Craig Mitchelldyer, File)
November 05, 2019 - 2:27 am
NEW YORK (AP) — As soon as Sabrina Ionescu announced she was returning for her senior season at Oregon, the women's college basketball landscape changed. The Oregon Ducks became the favorite to win the championship after falling in the Final Four last season to Baylor — the eventual title winners...
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In this Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2019, photo, Tennessee women's basketball coach Kellie Harper and assistant coach Jon Harper watch the team's exhibition game against Carson-Newman in Knoxville, Tenn. “Playing at Tennessee was extremely important for me to understand the culture at a deeper level than if I had not played here,” Harper said. “It’s just a special place, I think. I hope people can see my passion for the program and this team and what has come before. It just means more, I think, to alums.” (Saul Young/Knoxville News Sentinel via AP)
November 04, 2019 - 3:03 am
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Wherever new Tennessee women's basketball coach Kellie Harper goes around Knoxville, people want to talk about the past. It's a lot more fun than talking about the present. As Kellie Jolly, she played point guard on three consecutive Tennessee national championship teams...
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Oregon's Sabrina Ionescu speaks to reporters during the Pac-12 Conference women's NCAA college basketball media day Monday, Oct. 7, 2019, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/D. Ross Cameron)
October 28, 2019 - 2:15 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Sabrina Ionescu has no doubts she did the right thing returning to Oregon for her final season and working toward her master's degree rather than turning pro. "One hundred percent, I feel like it was the right decision for me," she said. "I couldn't imagine not being here, not...
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FILE - This Tuesday, Aug. 29, 2017, file photo shows the Las Vegas skyline. Las Vegas is set to bid on nearly a half dozen different NCAA college championship events, including women’s basketball. The NCAA will start accepting bids Monday, Aug. 26, 2019, on nearly two dozen sports championships over all three divisions. (AP Photo/John Locher, File)
August 26, 2019 - 2:11 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Las Vegas is going to take a chance on hosting major college sporting events. The city is set to bid on nearly a half dozen different NCAA championship events, including women's basketball. The NCAA will start accepting bids Monday on nearly two dozen sports championships over all...
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