Posts Tagged Women’s basketball

Hendrick, Bostic brothers headline NC Sports Hall class

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — NASCAR team owner Rick Hendrick headlines this year’s electees into the North Carolina Sports Hall of Fame.

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No. 18 Mississippi St. women beat Auburn for 21st win, 59-48

AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — Victoria Vivians had 19 points and grabbed 10 rebounds to help No. 18 Mississippi State beat Auburn 59-48 on Monday night for its second straight road win.

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Wilson’s 18 lead No. 1 South Carolina to 79-61 victory

South Carolina's center Alaina Coates (41) pulls down a rebound with teammate A'ja Wilson (22) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Columbia, S.C., Monday, Jan. 26, 2015. South Carolina won 79-61. (AP Photo/The State, Tracy Glantz) ALL LOCAL MEDIA OUT

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina showed again how those waiting for the Gamecocks to crack under the pressure of No. 1 might have a while to go.

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Speed, no seat belt cited in death of EMU basketball player

This photo provided by Eastern Michigan University shows Shannise Heady. Eastern Michigan University women's basketball student-athlete Shannise Heady and fellow EMU student Jordan Hopkins died in an automobile accident in Ypsilanti Township, Mich. The accident occurred early Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015. (AP Photo/Eastern Michigan University, Randy Mascharka)

YPSILANTI TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — Investigators say an Eastern Michigan University basketball player was speeding without a seat belt when she lost control of her vehicle and hit an oncoming vehicle, killing herself and another student riding with her.

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No. 8 Texas skid continues with 58-57 loss to Iowa State

Texas center Kelsey Lang (40) looks to shoot over Iowa State forward Madison Baier (34) and guard Seanna Johnson (12) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015, in Austin, Texas. (AP Photo/Michael Thomas)

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A little more than two weeks ago, the Texas Longhorns were off to their best start in 29 years and the program’s highest national ranking since 2004.

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