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Dec 31, 2016

At the end of each year we tend to look back at the highs and lows of the past year,  what inspired and upset us as fans, and who were the standouts for whatever the reason.

While 2016 certainly had its downside, with the passing of icons in entertainment, and distressing social and political events, women's basketball...

USBWA splits Sumitt Courage Award between Holly Rowe & Angel Elderkin

Dec 29, 2016

Press release from the USBWA:

The U.S. Basketball Writers Association has taken a pair of unprecedented steps in revealing today  the 2017 Pat Summitt Most Courageous Award  that will be shared by Appalachian State women’s basketball coach Angel Elderkin and ESPN sportscaster Holly Rowe.

“When it came to initially...

Dec 27, 2016

It is time for the next episode in the longest running series in women’s college basketball, “who can knock off undefeated UConn?’

We have already sat through the Florida State, Baylor, DePaul, Texas, Notre Dame, and Ohio State episodes, and those are only the ranked opponent episodes.

It was supposed to be easier...

Dec 22, 2016

The last time Virginia Tech women's basketball was ranked in the Top 25 was the week ended January 23, 2006.

That means star guard Chanette Hicks was nine years old at the time, and coach Kenny Brooks was in his third year as head coach at James Madison University.

Times have changed in Blacksburg, Virginia. For many...

Dec 13, 2016

When the Connecticut Sun drafted Morgan Tuck with the third overall pick in last year’s WNBA draft they knew the pick came with risks. Tuck, after all, had several previous bouts of knee difficulties, one of which led to a redshirt season at UConn. However, it was an injury to the other knee that ended her rookie year...