Posts Tagged Women’s basketball

Catchings, Coleman lead Fever past Storm

Seattle Storm's Alysha Clark (32) tries to drive past Indiana Fever's Tamika Catchings in the first half of a WNBA basketball game Thursday, July 31, 2014, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

SEATTLE (AP) — Tamika Catchings stood speechless for a moment in the Indiana Fever locker room after her teammates yelled and cheered when told the star forward had moved into third place on the WNBA’s career scoring list.

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Hayes leads Dream past Shock 85-75

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Tiffany Hayes scored a career-high 27 points, Angel McCoughtry added 21 and Erika DeSouza had 18 points and 12 rebounds to lead the Atlanta Dream to a 85-75 victory over Tulsa on Thursday night.

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Moore, Lynx end Mercury’s 16-game win streak

Phoenix Mercury center Brittney Griner (42) shoots the ball against Minnesota Lynx center Janel McCarville (4) in the first half of a WNBA basketball game, Thursday, July 31, 2014, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Stacy Bengs)

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Maya Moore scored 20 points to power the Minnesota Lynx past Phoenix 75-67 on Thursday night, snapping the Mercury’s franchise-record 16-game win streak.

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Lady Vols release 2014-15 nonconference schedule

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee has released a nonconference women’s basketball schedule that includes matchups with two of last season’s Final Four representatives.

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Sky’s Delle Donne returns to lineup vs New York

NEW YORK (AP) — Elena Delle Donne will return to the Chicago sky lineup against the New York Liberty on Thursday night after missing 17 of the last 18 games because of a recurrence of Lyme disease.

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