Posts Tagged NCAA Women’s Division I Basketball Championship

Lady Vols leave home, prepare for road-game atmosphere

Tennessee head coach Holly Warlick and players on the bench celebrate after a basket against Pittsburgh during the first half of a college basketball game in the second round of the NCAA women's tournament Monday, March 23, 2015, in Knoxville, Tenn. Tennessee won 77-67. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — After playing in front of thousands of supporters on its home court in the first two rounds of the NCAA Tournament, Tennessee heads across the country to prepare for a much different reception.

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Women’s NCAA Tournament attendance up in some locations

Fans watch as Maryland and Princeton players chase after a rebound in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the second round of the NCAA tournament, Monday, March 23, 2015, in College Park, Md. Buoyed by a move back to host sites and more weekend games, overall attendance rose at the women's NCAA Tournament in the opening two rounds. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

Steps taken by the NCAA to address the ongoing attendance concern at the women’s NCAA Tournament are working, at least in some places.

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UALR loses 57-54 to Sun Devils in Greensboro Region

Arizona State forward Kelsey Moos (24) celebrates near Arkansas Little Rock forward Kaitlyn Pratt (40) after a women's second round NCAA tournament college basketball game Monday, March 23, 2015, Tempe, Ariz. Arizona State won 57-54. (AP Photo/Matt York)

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Arkansas-Little Rock played exactly as it needed to for more than 30 minutes, harassing Arizona State’s players into mistakes and missed shots.

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No. 1 UConn moves on with 91-55 rout of Rutgers

Connecticut’s Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis, right, shoots over Rutgers’ Shrita Parker during the first half of a women's college basketball game in the second round of the NCAA tournament Monday, March 23, 2015, in Storrs, Conn. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill)

STORRS, Conn. (AP) — UConn coach Geno Auriemma was in a reflective mood on his 61st birthday after the Huskies earned their 22nd consecutive trip to the NCAA regional semifinals.

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Sun Devils rally to beat UALR 57-54 in Greensboro Region

Arkansas Little Rock guard Ka'Nesheia Cobbins (32) moves the ball up court as Arizona State forward Kelsey Moos (24) falls during the first half of a second round NCAA tournament college basketball game, Monday, March 23, 2015, Tempe, Ariz.  (AP Photo/Matt York)

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Sophie Brunner had 16 points and scored the go-ahead basket with less than a minute left, helping Arizona State rally from a 16-point deficit to beat Arkansas-Little Rock 57-54 Monday night in the Greensboro Region of the NCAA Tournament.

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