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Nine-year-old phenom being recruited by Miami Hurricanes

Nine-year old Jaden Newman made national headlines this past year when she played for her local high school’s varsity basketball program as a fourth grader and still managed to roast the competition – averaging 14.8 points and 7.5 assists this past season. Her impressive skill set was enough to attract eyes from at least one major college program already. The University of Miami...
Via Next Impulse Sports
June 17, 2014  |  Discuss

UConn player falls off stage during White House appearance

The UConn Huskies Men's and Women's Basketball teams went to the White House yesterday as Barack Obama honored their double 2014 NCAA Championship wins. UConn women's player Stefanie Dolson stole the show...falling off the riser.And that makes one player whose name you might you'll recall from the double championship.Follow us on Twitter, Subscribe by Email, View...
Via Bob's Blitz
June 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Brittney Griner rips Baylor's anti-gay stance in new book

Brittney Griner's career as a Baylor Bear will go down as one of the greatest in the history of college sports. She dominated women's college basketball in a way that was previously unseen.Now, Griner has moved on to the WNBA with the Phoenix Mercury, but she hasn't forgotten about her time in college. In her new memoir entitled In My Skin, Griner reveals how she didn...
Via Bush League Chronicle
April 16, 2014  |  Discuss

K-State offering students free bacon to attend women's basketball game

They had me at free bacon. In a very creative effort to drum up some interest in the Kansas State Wildcats women’s basketball team and put some butts in the seats for the squad’s season opener on Friday against Tennessee State, the K-State athletics department is offering up free bacon to students who show up […]The post Kansas State offering free bacon to students who attend...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
November 06, 2013  |  Discuss
SHE'S GOT GAME

Britney Griner has three dunks in one game

During women’s NCAA basketball existence, there have only been a total of 33 dunks thrown down during games. The woman above, Britteny Griner, has thrown down 18 of those which included three from last night. Griner ate her Wheaties or something on Tuesday night as she also tossed in 33 points and grabbed a career-high 22 rebounds as Baylor advanced to the Sweet Sixteen with...
Via Next Impulse Sports
March 27, 2013  |  Discuss
BUTT OUT

Auriemma gets touchy-feely with Baylor coach

Jessica Hill of the Associated Press deserves an award for the photo she snapped on Monday night when UConn’s Geno Auriemma grabbed the butt of Baylor head coach Kim Mulkey. And she seemed to really enjoy this moment. The story behind the picture is almost as odd as it looks like. Here is Auriemma explaining it to the Connecticut Post’s Rich Elliot: “She was staring at my butt...
Via The Victory Formation
February 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Video of the Week – Brittney’s Buzzer-Beater

Syracuse Orange Women’s basketball team certainly had something to celebrate last night in their game against St.John’s. The game was tied at 57, with 2.8 seconds on the clock, and in St.John’s possession when Orange guard Britteny Sykes stole the ball and shot it from 50 feet as the buzzer rang out. Referees confirmed that Sykes released the ball before the clock ran out allowing...
Via Taking Bad Schotz
January 24, 2013  |  Discuss
ON BENDED KNEE

Man proposes to Iowa St. women's b-ball player

Via Guyism
January 02, 2013  |  Discuss
GAGA FOR GAGA

UConn player has Halloween snafu

Connecticut Huskies women's basketball player Caroline Doty, 23, had a late-night run-in with police on Halloween while dressed as Lady Gaga and...trick-or-treating?

Via NESN.com
November 08, 2012  |  Discuss
IT'S AN IDEA...

Geno Auriemma: Lower the rims

Legendary UConn Huskies head coach Geno Auriemma believes one way to increase interest in women's college basketball is to lower the rim 7.2 inches.

Via No Guts, No Glory
October 23, 2012  |  Discuss
GETTING LITIGIOUS

Pat Summitt: I was forced out

In an affidavit, the former Lady Vols coach alleges that she did not willingly step down from her position after announcing she diagnosed with early-onset Alzheimer’s disease

Via The Victory Formation
October 04, 2012  |  Discuss
EPITOME OF CLASS

Pat Summitt's emotional farewell presser

Following a diagnosis of early onset Alzheimer’s disease, Pat Summitt stepped down as Tennessee’s women’s basketball coach on Wednesday. Her career and legacy will not soon be forgotten and to say her 38-year career was spectacular would be an understatement. On Wednesday the University of Tennessee released a statement announcing Summitt’s retirement and the promotion...
Via Next Impulse Sports
April 19, 2012  |  Discuss
CENTER OF ATTENTION

ND coach: Griner 'like a guy playing with women'

Notre Dame's coach used a questionable choice of words to compliment Brittney Griner.

Via It's Always Sunny in Detroit
April 03, 2012  |  20 Comments
GIRLS GONE WILD

Video: Baylor-Vols late game scuffle

Coupla different things here...Baylor was in control of their regional final against Tennessee, but the end got out of control...Evidence below...((HT: ESPN/NCAA/youtube))The larger question discussed by the officials was the fate of the three Beaylor players who left the bench- even if it was in the role of peace-maker. The end decision was ejections instead of suspensions.Think...
Via Online Sports Guys
March 26, 2012  |  Discuss
THROW IT DOWN

Brittney Griner dunks again

Check out the video. Baylor’s 6-foot-8 All-American Brittney Griner threw down this dunk as the Lady Bears moved into the NCAA regional finals for the third straight year with an 83-68 victory over Georgia Tech on Saturday. Griner, who finished with 35 points, 10 rebounds and six blocks, took a pass from Brooklyn Pope and dunked with 6:29 left in the game. You could see her swinging...
Via IMAGE CPR SPORTS
March 24, 2012  |  12 Comments

Brittney Griner dunks in Baylor's NCAA tournament game (Video)

Baylor center Brittney Griner became just the second woman to dunk in an NCAA tournament game when she threw down against Florida Tuesday night. The dunk was Griner’s first of the season and sixth for her career, putting her one behind Candace Parker’s career record. Parker is the only other woman to dunk in an NCAA tournament game — something she accomplished twice against...
Via Larry Brown Sports
March 20, 2012  |  Discuss
TRAGIC NEWS

OSU Women's BB coach, assistant killed in plane crash

Kurt Budke, Oklahoma State University women's BB head coach, and an assistant, Miranda Serna, died Thursday in a plane crash.

Via Tweets Center
November 18, 2011  |  Discuss
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