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Ionescu and No. 1 Oregon stun US women's national team

Nov. 9, 2019 10:58 PM EST

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Top-ranked Oregon did something that few teams have done in the last two decades — beat the U.S. women's national team. Sabrina Ionescu scored 25 of her 30 points in the second half to lead the Ducks to the stunning 93-86 victory Saturday in an exhibition game. It was only the...

UConn, Louisville to host US women's team in exhibitions

Nov. 6, 2019 11:33 PM EST

Diana Taurasi was excited to have another chance to play at Connecticut. This time she'll be wearing a USA jersey as the national team will play the No. 5 Huskies in an exhibition game on Jan. 27 at the XL Center. "It's always special when you get to go home," Taurasi said in a phone interview Wednesday. "I get...

Stanford women get special opportunity to face top Americans

Nov. 2, 2019 9:26 PM EDT

STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — With USA on her uniform this time, Nneka Ogwumike dazzled as she has always done in Maples Pavilion. Grinning afterward, she reminded everyone, "I'm still undefeated at Maples." Tara VanDerveer's young Stanford team put on an impressive show of its own hosting U.S. stars Ogwumike,...