Women's basketball

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January 06, 2020 - 3:16 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Minnesota Lynx assistant coach Walt Hopkins will be hired as the next head coach of the New York Liberty, a person familiar with the situation told The Associated Press. The person spoke to the AP on condition of anonymity Monday because no official announcement has been made. The...
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Connecticut head coach Geno Auriemma watches the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against SMU in University Park, Texas, Sunday, Jan. 5, 2020. (AP Photo/Michael Ainsworth)
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January 06, 2020 - 1:22 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — UConn cruised to two more conference wins and remained No. 1 in The Associated Press women's basketball poll to start off 2020. The Huskies received 19 first-place votes Monday from a 30-member media panel to stay ahead of second-ranked Oregon. The Ducks got seven first-place votes...
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Oregon's Sabrina Ionescu, left, drives to the basket as Colorado's Aubrey Knight defends during the second quarter of an NCAA college basketball game in Eugene, Ore., Friday, Jan. 3, 2020. (AP Photo/Chris Pietsch)
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January 04, 2020 - 9:23 am
EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Oregon's Pac-12 opener was a milestone night for Sabrina Ionescu and Ruthy Hebard. Ionescu had 21 points and seven assists to become the 12th woman in NCAA history to reach 900 career assists, and No. 2 Oregon handed Colorado its first loss of the season with a 104-46 rout on...
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FILE - In this Dec. 5, 2019, file photo, Syracuse's Emily Engstler plays against Michigan during an NCAA women's college basketball game in Ann Arbor, Mich. Engstler hit the winning layup at the overtime buzzer to upset unbeaten Florida State 90-89, Thursday, Jan. 2, 2020, in Syracuse, N.Y. (AP Photo/Al Goldis, File)
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January 03, 2020 - 3:16 pm
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Syracuse forward Emily Engstler spent much of Thursday night's game against No. 8 Florida State in foul trouble and on the Orange bench. All it took was one remarkable play to brighten the moment and send coach Quentin Hillsman into a frenzy. Engstler hit the winning layup at...
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FILE - In this Thursday, June 6, 2013 file photo, David Stern, NBA Commissioner, right, and Adam Silver, Deputy Commissioner, speak before the start of Game 1 of the NBA Finals basketball game between the San Antonio Spurs and Miami Heat in Miami. David Stern, who spent 30 years as the NBA's longest-serving commissioner and oversaw its growth into a global power, has died on New Year’s Day, Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2020. He was 77. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee, File)
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January 02, 2020 - 2:27 am
Reaction from the basketball world and beyond to the death of former NBA Commissioner David Stern on Wednesday at age 77: “For 22 years, I had a courtside seat to watch David in action. He was a mentor and one of my dearest friends. We spent countless hours in the office, at arenas and on planes...
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FILE - In this Tuesday, Feb. 8, 2011 file photo, Radio and television personality Don Imus on his "Imus in the Morning" program on the Fox Business Network, in New York. Disc jockey Don Imus, whose career was made and then undone by his acid tongue during a decades-long rise to radio stardom and an abrupt public plunge after a nationally broadcast racial slur, has died, Friday, Dec. 27, 2019. He was 79.(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
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December 31, 2019 - 8:53 pm
PISCATAWAY, N.J. (AP) — Rutgers coach C. Vivian Stringer has offered her condolences to the family of late radio personality Don Imus, who used a racial slur to describe the Scarlet Knights in 2007 after the team lost the national championship game to Tennessee. The 79-year-old Imus died last week...
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Oregon guard Sabrina Ionescu, passes against Corban in an exhibition college basketball game Saturday, Dec. 28, 2019, in Eugene, Ore. (AP Photo/Thomas Boyd)
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December 31, 2019 - 1:59 am
NEW YORK (AP) — The Associated Press polled a panel of WNBA coaches and general managers for a mock draft of the first two rounds this spring. Obviously, a lot can change between now and draft day, as far as team needs go, with a new collective bargaining agreement being worked on, and free agency...
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Connecticut head coach Geno Auriemma shouts from the sideline during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Temple Sunday, Nov. 17, 2019, in Philadelphia. Connecticut won 83-54. (AP Photo/Laurence Kesterson)
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December 30, 2019 - 1:06 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — UConn finished off the decade in the same spot where it began — No. 1 in The Associated Press women's college basketball poll. The Huskies received 19 first-place votes on Monday, beating No. 2 Oregon and No. 3 Oregon State, which both got five first-place votes. South Carolina and...
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FILE - In this Monday, Oct. 5, 2009 file photo,Radio personality Don Imus interviews Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., by telephone during his debut show on the Fox Business Network in New York. Disc jockey Don Imus, whose career was made and then undone by his acid tongue during a decades-long rise to radio stardom and an abrupt public plunge after a nationally broadcast racial slur, has died, Friday, Dec. 27, 2019. He was 79.(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
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December 27, 2019 - 9:36 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Radio personality Don Imus, whose career was made and then undone by his acid tongue during a decades-long rise to stardom and an abrupt public plunge after a nationally broadcast racial slur, has died. He was 79. Imus died Friday morning at Baylor Scott and White Medical Center in...
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Connecticut associate head coach Chris Dailey, left, and Connecticut's Crystal Dangerfield react in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Oklahoma, Sunday, Dec. 22, 2019, in Uncasville, Conn. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill)
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December 23, 2019 - 1:12 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — UConn is back in a familiar spot — No. 1 in The Associated Press women's basketball poll. The Huskies moved up to the top position in the poll Monday after previous No. 1 Stanford lost at Texas on Sunday. UConn has spent more time at No. 1 than any other team in the history of the...
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