| Oct 22, 2014
| 4:33 PM
DePaul basketball teams landed atop one Big East basketball poll and brought up the rear in another in preseason rankings released on Tuesday.
The Blue Demon women were unanimous picks to win their second straight conference title according to a...
| Oct 22, 2014
| 8:41 AM
I have been told by someone who most certainly should know that one of the best rivalries in the last 10 years of UConn women’s basketball, Louisville, will be started up again during the 2016-17 season.
The Cardinals and Huskies have played 16...
| Oct 19, 2014
| 8:52 AM
Here's a look at UConn center Natalie Butler, the transfer from Georgetown, who must sit out this season.
She's a very nice young woman, exactly the kind of person you would expect UConn to pursue.
This story will also run in The Courant on...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 7:30 AM
Ed Jennings gives us the latest scores and highlights from Week 4 of the SCBL.
He notes that this week's games have been moved up to Saturday because of the Muhlenberg College Fall Shootout, featuring numerous area high school teams, taking place on...
| Aug 31, 2014
| 4:08 PM
Natalie Konerth scored with 5:23 left in the first half to lead No. 19 American past No. 9 Old Dominion 1-0 in Washington, D.C. Megan Hept made three saves for the Lady Monarchs (0-2).
ODU’s home opener is 5 p.m. Friday...
| Aug 23, 2014
| 7:00 PM
Earlier this season, Sky coach Pokey Chatman told guard Allie Quigley, “You’re the captain of my second team.”
The WNBA announced Sunday that Quigley has become the league-wide version of captain of the second team by being voted Sixth...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 4:12 PM
Traditional rivals Notre Dame and Stanford will again highlight UConn's nonconference women's basketball schedule this season as the Huskies attempt to win a third straight national championship.
The nonconference schedule comprises 12 games, four at...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 1:26 PM
So far, Meri Bennett-Swanson's playing time for the DePaul women's basketball team has been marginal. Her development and outlook, though, are anything but.
The former Vernon Hills standout got on the floor in the final minutes of Saturday night's 84-65...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 2:35 PM
The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame announced another induction class Monday, an occasion for both pride and puzzlement in our little corner of the world.
Alonzo Mourning will be enshrined, and rightfully so. The Chesapeake native was a shot-...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 3:26 PM
The DePaul women's basketball team helped set an NCAA record for most combined points between two teams in Saturday's 104-100 first-round victory against Oklahoma at Duke University.
The Blue Demons couldn't have done it without sophomore Megan Podkowa....
| Mar 27, 2014
| 7:45 AM
The regional finals of the NCAA Division I women's basketball tournament will be played this weekend in Lincoln, Neb., South Bend, Ind., Palo Alto, Calif., and Louisville, Ky. Here's a look at how the brackets break down.
UConn: The Huskies will...