Women's college basketball

Tennessee's Evina Westbrook (2) shoots in front of LSU's Jalaysha Thomas during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game at the Southeastern Conference women's tournament, Thursday, March 7, 2019, in Greenville, S.C. (AP Photo/Richard Shiro)
March 07, 2019 - 2:23 pm
GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — Evina Westbrook and Rennia Davis combined for 39 points, 27 in the second half, and Tennessee edged LSU 69-66 in a critical second-round game of the Southeastern Conference tournament on Thursday. Both teams are considered on the bubble for the NCAA Tournament and with a...
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March 06, 2019 - 8:32 pm
GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Miela Goodchild hit five 3-pointers and finished with 19 points to help No. 11 seed Duke beat Pittsburgh 86-64 on Wednesday night in the first round of the ACC tournament. The Blue Devils will play sixth-seeded and No. 22 Florida State in Thursday's second round. Goodchild's...
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March 06, 2019 - 1:08 pm
GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — Delicia Washington and Funda Nakkasoglu both scored 17 points to lead Florida past Mississippi 64-57 on Wednesday in the opening round of the Southeastern Conference women's basketball tournament. Florida (8-22) led 18-16 after a low-scoring first half, but shot 11 of 20...
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Mississippi State center Teaira McCowan (15) grabs a rebound during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against South Carolina, Sunday, March 3, 2019, in Columbia, S.C. (AP Photo/Sean Rayford)
March 05, 2019 - 10:44 am
Mississippi State center Teaira McCowan has been voted the Associated Press' Southeastern Conference player of the year and Vic Schaefer is the SEC coach of the year. The 16-member media panel made McCowan a unanimous first-team all-SEC selection. She was joined on the squad by Mississippi State...
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Baylor head coach Kim Mulkey thanks Baylor center Kalani Brown (21) as she head to the bench in the second half of an NCAA college basketball game, Saturday, March 2, 2019, in Waco, Texas. Baylor defeated Oklahoma State 76-44. (AP Photo/Jerry Larson)
March 04, 2019 - 7:52 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Baylor, Louisville, Notre Dame and UConn are the No. 1 seeds in the second NCAA Top 16 reveal. The Lady Bears remained the No. 1 overall team and would be the top seed in the Greensboro Region, according to the potential seedings revealed Monday night. The Cardinals would be the No...
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March 03, 2019 - 5:05 pm
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Senior DD Rogers scored a career-high 21 points and grabbed 14 rebounds, helping No. 10 North Carolina State top No. 15 Miami 70-68 on Sunday. In the regular-season finale for each team, the Wolfpack also got 12 points from senior guard Kiara Leslie, including a go-ahead jumper...
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Mississippi State forward Anriel Howard (5) attempts to shoot against South Carolina forward Mikiah Herbert Harrigan (21) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Sunday, March 3, 2019, in Columbia, S.C. (AP Photo/Sean Rayford)
March 03, 2019 - 4:43 pm
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Teaira McCowan had 18 points and 17 rebounds as No. 5 Mississippi State survived a wild finish to defeat No. 14 South Carolina 68-64 and win the Southeastern Conference title on Sunday. The Bulldogs (27-2, 15-1 SEC) were up 11 points with under seven minutes left before the...
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Louisville guard Asia Durr (25) celebrates after hitting a 3-point shot during the first half of the team's NCAA college basketball game against North Carolina State in Louisville, Ky., Thursday, Feb. 28, 2019. (AP Photo/Timothy D. Easley)
February 28, 2019 - 9:03 pm
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Asia Durr scored 47 points to match her career high, the first 22 during No. 3 Louisville's 36-point opening quarter in a 92-62 victory over No. 10 North Carolina State on Thursday night. Durr made a career-best 11 3-pointers on an Atlantic Coast Conference-record 17 attempts...
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FILE - In this Feb. 3, 2019, file photo, Georgia Tech head coach MaChelle Joseph yells to her bench during an NCAA college basketball game against Notre Dame in South Bend, Ind. A lawyer for Georgia Tech coach MaChelle Joseph says the coach hasn't been told why she has been suspended and is left to assume the action is retaliation for her concerns about gender equity matters. Joseph's lawyer, Lisa Banks, said in a statement to The Associated Press on Thursday, Feb. 28, 2019, that Georgia Tech "failed to provide any explanation" for the suspension. (AP Photo/Robert Franklin, File)
February 28, 2019 - 4:05 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — A lawyer for Georgia Tech coach MaChelle Joseph said Thursday the coach hasn't been told why she has been suspended and is left to assume the action is retaliation for her concerns about gender equity matters. Joseph's lawyer, Lisa Banks, said in a statement to The Associated Press...
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FILE - In this Dec. 31, 2018, file photo, Rutgers head coach C. Vivian Stringer reacts in the final minutes of an NCAA college basketball game against Maryland in Baltimore. Rutgers won, 73-65. Coach Stringer, who earlier this season posted her 1,000th victory, is taking off the rest of the regular season on the advice of doctors. The announcement Sunday, Feb. 24, 2019, by the Big Ten Conference school came three days after the 70-year-old Hall of Famer missed a game at Michigan. (AP Photo/Gail Burton, File)
February 26, 2019 - 2:09 am
NEW YORK (AP) — The Rutgers women's basketball team overcame some turmoil off the court over the past few days to beat Wisconsin. The school announced on Sunday that Hall of Fame coach C. Vivian Stringer would step away from the program to rest on the advice of doctors. That news was sandwiched...
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