Latest Women's college basketball News

Wetta's 3 gives No. 25 Colorado 73-70 OT win over No. 8 UCLA

Jan. 28, 2023 00:33 AM EST

BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — Kindyll Wetta made a corner 3-pointer with 2.1 seconds left in overtime to snap a tie and No. 25 Colorado improved to 3-0 against ranked teams at home with a 73-70 victory over No. 8 UCLA on Friday night. Quay Miller had 20 points and 12 rebounds, and Jaylyn...

Texas women unranked but on a tear to top of Big 12

Jan. 26, 2023 13:35 PM EST

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The Texas Longhorns' quick fall from preseason No. 3 all the way to unranked was one of the biggest disappearing acts of the women's college basketball season. They're still unranked, but it's easy to find them now. Just look at the top of the Big 12 standings....

Gason, Texas women rout No. 14 Oklahoma 78-58

Jan. 26, 2023 00:56 AM EST

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — DeYona Gaston scored 19 poi nts and Texas routed No. 14 Oklahoma 78-58 on Wednesday night as the Sooners went 1-for-17 shooting in the third quarter and missed 17 straight shots in the second half. Taylor Jones scored 16 points and Shaylee Gonzales 12 with...

Joens has double-double, No. 18 Iowa St women rout TCU 75-35

Jan. 25, 2023 21:34 PM EST

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Ashley Joens scored 19 points and g rabbed 14 rebounds for her third straight double-double and No. 18 Iowa State coasted to a 75-35 win over TCU on Wednesday night. Denae Fritz and Morgan Kane both added 13 points and Lexi Donarski had 10 for the Cyclones...

Tennessee extends athletic director Danny White's contract

Jan. 25, 2023 12:42 PM EST

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee Chancellor Donde Plowman announced a contract extension for athletic director Danny White on Wednesday, a day after the Volunteers disclosed a big pay raise for football coach Josh Heupel. Plowman said White agreed to an extension that starts at...

Lady Vols looking forward to hosting banged-up No. 5 UConn

Jan. 25, 2023 06:06 AM EST

Tennessee hasn’t been to a Final Four since 2008 and last beat UConn a year earlier when Pat Summitt won her seventh of eight national championships. The Lady Vols also haven’t been ranked since late November despite starting the season at No. 5. They can take a step toward...

Carson, Reese lead No. 4 LSU women to 89-51 rout of Alabama

Jan. 23, 2023 21:58 PM EST

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Angel Reese delivered a record-breaking double-double and got plenty of offensive help from Jasmine Carson and others. Carson scored 20 points and Reese had 14 points and 14 rebounds for her school-record 20th consecutive double-double to lead No. 4 LSU to...

James Madison finding success in transition to Sun Belt

Jan. 23, 2023 13:30 PM EST

James Madison’s winter teams have picked up where the fall programs left off in their transition to the Sun Belt Conference — by winning. Women's basketball (17-3, 7-1), picked to finish sixth in the preseason by league coaches, has won 14 of its last 15 and has already won three...

Boston sets record, No. 1 Gamecocks top Arkansas 92-46

Jan. 22, 2023 18:17 PM EST

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Aliyah Boston showed once more her consistency is every bit as important as her enormous talent. Boston had her program record-setting 73rd double double with 13 points and 14 rebounds as No. 1 South Carolina moved to 20-0 with a dominating 92-46 victory over...

WNBA player Samuelson joins Vandy staff in non-coaching role

Jan. 22, 2023 14:23 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Former UConn star and current WNBA player Katie Lou Samuelson has been hired as Vanderbilt's director of player development for women's basketball. Samuelson, who plays for the Los Angeles Sparks, will assist with recruiting and strategy for Vanderbilt...