Posts Tagged Women’s sports

Chattanooga seeks to upset another national power

In this March 22, 2014, file photo, Chattanooga head coach Jim Foster answers questions at a news conference following their loss to Syracuse in a first-round NCAA women's college basketball tournament game in Lexington, Ky. Foster has used connections he’s developed during his Hall of Fame coaching career to produce the kind of home schedule rarely seen from a mid-major women’s basketball program. (AP Photo/Timothy D. Easley, File)

Chattanooga’s Jim Foster has used connections he’s developed during his Hall of Fame coaching career to produce the kind of home schedule rarely seen from a mid-major women’s basketball program.

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No. 16 Oregon State beats North Carolina 70-55

Oregon State's Ruth Hamblin (44), Samantha Siegner (5) and Sydney Wiese (24) celebrate as Deven Hunter (32) joins in the celebration following the team's win over North Carolina in an NCAA college basketball game in Chapel Hill, N.C., Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014. Oregon State won 70-55. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — Ruth Hamblin had 17 points and 10 rebounds to help No. 16 Oregon State beat No. 6 North Carolina 70-55 on Tuesday night.

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Virginia coach Boyle to miss game versus Longwood

CHARLOTTRESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Virginia will be without women’s coach Joanne Boyle for its game against Longwood on Tuesday night.

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NCAA extends suspension for swim coach Bauerle

In this undated file photo provided by the University of Georgia, swim coach Jack Bauerle is seen posing at the school in Athens, Ga., with trophy's his team has won. The NCAA has extended the suspension of Georgia swimming coach Bauerle through the 2014-15 season and imposed a $5,000 fine for major rules violations involving star Chase Kalisz. In a ruling issued Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014, the Division I infractions committee governing body ruled that Bauerle “did not promote an atmosphere for compliance” when he made special arrangements for Kalisz to enroll in an independent study course to maintain his eligibility. (AP Photo/University of Georgia Sports Communications, Kevin Works, File)

ATLANTA (AP) — The NCAA has sanctioned Georgia swimming coach Jack Bauerle for rules violations involving a star athlete, but he will be returning to the program he led to national prominence.

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Shelton of La. Tech earns women’s LSWA POW

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Louisiana Tech senior guard Kelia Shelton posted a season high 31 points to earn her the week’s Louisiana Sports Writers Association honor for women’s college basketball player of the week.

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