| Apr 16, 2014
| 11:35 AM
During his decade coaching the Connecticut Sun, Mike Thibault learned to appreciate the professional readiness of many UConn players on WNBA draft day.
If he wasn't, all he needed to do was look at the numbers: Before the 2014 entry draft, the Huskies...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 1:39 PM
A'ja Wilson, the top-ranked player in the Class of 2014, announced Wednesday she will play college basketball at South Carolina at a press conference held at her school, Heathwood Hall, in Columbia. S.C.
"There is really no place like home," Wilson said...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 6:52 PM
Forward Emma Meesseman set career highs with 16 points and 11 rebounds as the Washington Mystics beat the Chicago Sky 79-68 on Friday night.
The Sky lost their fourth straight game while playing their second game in a row without standout forward...
| May 14, 2014
| 1:20 PM
Natalie Butler, the Big East freshman of the year at Georgetown, will transfer to UConn and one of the coaches she competed against in the Big East said the Huskies are getting a special player.
"Natalie was the most impressive freshman I have coached...
| Jun 17, 2013
Crystal Langhorne (Maryland) scored all 16 of her points in the second half and had nine rebounds as the Washington Mystics rallied to upend the defending WNBA champion Indiana Fever, 64-60, on Sunday afternoon.
It was Washington's third straight win...
| Mar 30, 2013
| 12:14 PM
Three decades later, Marianne Stanley still marvels at the event, maybe more now than at the time.
When the NCAA awarded Old Dominion and the city of Norfolk the first women's basketball Final Four under its purview in 1982, it did so in part with the...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 4:06 PM
AT NEW YORK
When: 10 a.m. PDT.
Where: Prudential Center, Newark, N.J.
On the air: TV: TWC, TWC Deportes.
Records: Sparks 15-7, Liberty 9-12.
Record vs. Liberty: 1-0.
Update: After missing three games because of a right wrist injury, Candace...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 9:48 PM
The San Jose Sharks will be without forward Raffi Torres for the start of the season because of an injured right knee.
Torres was injured in a collision with Ducks forward Emerson Etem on Friday night.
Torres and the Sharks will decide in the next few...
| Apr 30, 2013
| 8:17 AM
Wayne "Tree" Rollins, an 18-year NBA veteran and former head coach of the WNBA's Washington Mystics, has been named an assistant coach of the Chicago Sky.
Rollins, 57, replaces Jeff House, who has become an assistant women's coach at the University of...
| May 21, 2011
| 2:03 PM
Mel Greenberg was surprised at the timing. Ticha Penicheiro wondered whose decision it really was. And Debbie Taylor cried.
Wendy Larry's resignation on Tuesday after 24 seasons, 17 consecutive conference championships and 20 NCAA tournament...
| Jan 18, 2012
| 10:00 AM
DePaul's Doug Bruno has been chosen as an assistant coach of the 2012 U.S. women's Olympic basketball team, the Tribune has learned.
The official announcement will be made Friday.
Bruno will be one of three assistants to Connecticut's Geno Auriemma. ...