Women's college basketball

Baylor head coach Kim Mulkey coaches her team against Kansas State during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Big 12 women's conference tournament in Oklahoma City, Sunday, March 10, 2019. (AP Photo/Alonzo Adams)
March 11, 2019 - 1:02 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Baylor maintained its spot as the unanimous No. 1 choice in The Associated Press women's basketball poll. The Lady Bears, who have been atop the rankings for seven weeks, received all 28 first-place votes from a national media panel Monday. The Lady Bears have won 22 straight games...
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Notre Dame Coach Muffet McGraw gives Jessica Shepard (32) a high-five as she comes out of the game during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in the championship of the Atlantic Coast Conference women's tournament in Greensboro, N.C., Sunday, March 10, 2019. Notre Dame defeated Louisville to be ACC champions. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)
March 10, 2019 - 2:44 pm
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Jessica Shepard snipped the net, then gave it a twirl over her head. That's fitting — she and Notre Dame did some of their best work around the rim. Shepard had a season-high 30 points and 13 rebounds, and the fourth-ranked Fighting Irish claimed their fifth Atlantic Coast...
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Mississippi State's Teaira McCowan (15) shoots while defended by Missouri's Emmanuelle Tahane (34) and Hannah Schuchts during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Southeastern Conference women's tournament Saturday, March 9, 2019, in Greenville, S.C. (AP Photo/Richard Shiro)
March 09, 2019 - 7:11 pm
GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — Teaira McCowan had 27 points and 16 rebounds to lead No. 5 Mississippi State into the Southeastern Conference tournament finals for a fourth straight season with a 71-56 victory over Missouri on Saturday. Anriel Howard finished with 19 points and 10 boards as the Bulldogs (...
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Connecticut's Napheesa Collier fouls East Carolina's Lashonda Monk, left, during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the American Athletic Conference tournament quarterfinals, Saturday, March 9, 2019, at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Conn. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill)
March 09, 2019 - 6:17 pm
UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) — UConn was missing one All-American on Saturday, but another made certain the Huskies had little problem keeping intact their six-year unbeaten streak in the American Athletic Conference. Napheesa Collier scored a season-high 37 points and grabbed 13 rebounds as the second-...
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Texas Tech forward Brittany Brewer (20) drives to the basket as Baylor forward Lauren Cox (15) defends during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Big 12 women's conference tournament in Oklahoma City, Saturday, March 9, 2019. (AP Photo/Alonzo Adams)
March 09, 2019 - 5:51 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Baylor's depth completely overwhelmed Texas Tech. Kalani Brown and NaLyssa Smith scored 14 points each Saturday to help the top-ranked Lady Bears rout Texas Tech 100-61 in the Big 12 Tournament quarterfinals. Baylor's bench outscored Texas Tech's 52-0. Smith and Aquira DeCosta...
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Notre Dame's Marina Mabrey (3) passes the ball as Syracuse's Tiana Mangakahia (4) defends during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Atlantic Coast Conference women's tournament in Greensboro, N.C., Saturday, March 9, 2019. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)
March 09, 2019 - 1:53 pm
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Jackie Young had 18 points and 13 rebounds, and No. 4 Notre Dame advanced to the Atlantic Coast Conference championship game by routing No. 18 Syracuse 91-66 on Saturday in a semifinal. Jessica Shepard added 16 points and 12 rebounds, and Marina Mabrey finished with 16...
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Texas A&M's Kayla Wells, left, drives against Auburn's Abigayle Jackson during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Southeastern Conference women's tournament Friday, March 8, 2019, in Greenville, S.C. (AP Photo/Richard Shiro)
March 08, 2019 - 11:07 pm
GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — Kayla Wells scored 28 points and hit the game-winner with 5.3 seconds left to push No. 15 Texas A&M past Auburn 64-62 on Friday night in a Southeastern Conference tournament quarterfinal. The third-seeded Aggies (24-6) move on to face No. 10 seed Arkansas in a Saturday...
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North Carolina State's Elissa Cunane waves to fans after the team's win over Florida State during an NCAA college basketball game in the Atlantic Coast Conference women's tournament in Greensboro, N.C., Friday, March 8, 2019. (H. Scott Hoffmann/News & Record via AP)
March 08, 2019 - 10:35 pm
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Elissa Cunane had 22 points, and No. 9 North Carolina State held on to beat No. 22 Florida State 69-62 on Friday night in an Atlantic Coast Conference quarterfinal. DD Rogers added 16 points and Aislinn Konig finished with 12 for the third-seeded Wolfpack (26-4), who reached...
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Louisville's Jazmine Jones (23) reacts after making a basket and being fouled during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Clemson in the Atlantic Coast Conference women's tournament in Greensboro, N.C., Friday, March 8, 2019. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)
March 08, 2019 - 8:14 pm
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Asia Durr scored 24 points, and No. 2 Louisville pulled away to beat Clemson 75-67 on Friday night in the quarterfinals of the Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament. Dana Evans had seven of her 15 points during a fourth-quarter run that helped the second-seeded Cardinals (28-...
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Connecticut's Katie Lou Samuelson, top and Houston's Julia Blackshell-Fair fall to the court chasing a loose ball during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Saturday, March 2, 2019, in Storrs, Conn. Samuelson left the game injured after the play. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill)
March 08, 2019 - 3:31 pm
STORRS, Conn. (AP) — UConn All-American Katie Lou Samuelson will not play in the American Athletic Conference tournament this weekend because of a back injury suffered last Saturday against Houston. The 6-foot-3 senior, who was voted to the conference's first team on Friday, is averaging 18.9...
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