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UM women's hoops team preps for European tour

UM women's hoops team preps for European tour

Only four practices in to her team's offseason program, Katie Meier had to pull three of the Hurricanes veterans aside for a moment and deliver a subtle reminder – it's not time. Not yet. Fueled by the painful memories of an NCAA Tournament run that ended in the second round with a loss to Iowa, veteran guards Adrienne Motley, Jessica Thomas and Michelle Woods were putting near-constant pressure on themselves and on each other as Miami began workouts ahead of its 10-day, four-game trip to Europe, which begins next week. And as encouraged as she was to see three of her leaders playing with that kind of passion, Meier, who has led Miami to six straight postseason berths,...

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