Posts Tagged Women’s basketball

Wyoming beat Western State 104-29

LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) — Kayla Woodward scored 17 points, Marquelle Dent 16 and Bailee Cotton 12 as Wyoming crushed Western State 104-29 in the Cowgirls’ season opener Monday night in Laramie.

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No. 1 UConn women stunned by No. 6 Stanford 88-86

Connecticut guard Moriah Jefferson, center, goes up for a basket against Stanford during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game on Monday, Nov. 17, 2014, in Stanford, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — Days before this game, Geno Auriemma credited Stanford and Hall of Fame coach Tara VanDerveer for continuing to play Connecticut when many teams no longer see the point in being beat up by the best program in women’s basketball.

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No. 4 Lady Vols breeze past Oral Roberts 91-39

Tennessee head coach Holly Warlick looks on as her bench celebrates in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Oral Roberts, Monday, Nov. 17, 2014, in Knoxville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Patrick Murphy-Racey)

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee junior Nia Moore didn’t expect the spotlight this season, but her play so far has garnered it.

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No. 13 Kentucky rallies past No. 8 Baylor 74-64

Kentucky's Alexis Jennings, left, and Baylor's Nina Davis go after a loose ball during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Monday, Nov. 17, 2014, in Lexington, Ky. (AP Photo/James Crisp)

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Jennifer O’Neill scored 18 of her 22 points in the second half and No. 13 Kentucky rallied from a 14-point deficit to beat No. 8 Baylor 74-64 on Monday night.

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UConn No. 1 in women’s poll for 22nd straight week

Not much changed atop The Associated Press’ women’s basketball poll this week. UConn remained No. 1 on Monday for the 22nd straight week.

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