| May 26, 2015
| 12:55 PM
UNCASVILLE — In her Duke career, during which she became the first four-time All-American in the Atlantic Coast Conference, Elizabeth Williams was often preoccupied by a lofty goal away from basketball.
Williams, a 6-3 center and daughter of a...
| May 23, 2015
| 6:15 PM
Wesleyan freshman Eudice Chong defeated Joulia Likhanskaia of Bowdoin 6-4, 4-6, 7-5 on Saturday to win the NCAA Division III women's tennis singles championship in Mason, Ohio. Chong finished 22-0 on the season in singles, dropping only two sets, both...
| May 18, 2015
| 1:47 PM
The Chicago Sky's first media session as a team this preseason was notable as much for who wasn't there Monday as who was.
Elena Delle Donne and Cappie Pondexter, two veteran stalwarts whose interplay this season figures to be pivotal to the team's...
| May 16, 2015
The WNBA's normal offseason passes quietly and without incident, much like its regular season, which struggles to draw attention from those without direct involvement or interest. But not this time around.
The league has been thrust in the eye of the...
| May 14, 2015
| 11:23 AM
The Chicago Sky took a step closer to profitability, announcing its first sponsorship Thursday after reaching a deal to put the logo of steel products supplier Magellan on their jerseys.
The team didn't disclose the terms of the multi-year agreement...
| Apr 16, 2015
| 10:16 AM
To former Indiana Fever coach and current consultant Lin Dunn, it's not even a question who the Seattle Storm should pick in Thursday night's WNBA draft.
You take Notre Dame junior Jewell Loyd, who declared for the draft last week.
| Mar 31, 2015
| 4:57 PM
NASCAR is waving a white flag — as in giving up — and ditching the confusing quagmire of group qualifying on the super-speedway tracks of Daytona and Talladega for the rest of 2015.
It's back to single-car qualifying, with a "knockout...
| Mar 31, 2015
| 7:49 AM
The fallout from an Indiana law that basically legalizes homophobic discrimination has reached the sports world, just as the state's capital is set to host the Final Four.
After Gov. Mike Pence, R, signed the Religious Freedom Restoration Act...
| Mar 21, 2015
| 5:01 PM
SOUTH BEND, Ind. — The DePaul women's basketball team had Notre Dame on the ropes when the teams met Dec. 10 in Chicago.
The Blue Demons had an eight-point lead with barely six minutes left. They might have won if top player Brittany Hrynko had...
| Mar 15, 2015
| 6:05 PM
Connecticut Sun Preseason
The Connecticut Sun will open their 13th season by participating in the Atlanta Dream Classic, a preseason doubleheader May 23 at the KFC Yum! Center in Louisville, Ky. Connecticut faces the Indiana Fever at 5 p.m. The Atlanta...
| Mar 4, 2015
| 4:08 PM
On April 16 at the Mohegan Sun Arena — apparently now the world's Coliseum of women's basketball — WNBA executives are going to put up or shut up as it relates to Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis, the greatest three-pointer shooter in UConn history....