Posts Tagged Women’s sports

Stanford’s VanDerveer, Notre Dame’s McGraw to face off

Stanford head coach Tara VanDerveer yells instructions as her team plays Oklahoma during the first half of a women's college basketball game in the second round of the NCAA tournament Monday, March 23, 2015, in Stanford, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Stanford coach Tara VanDerveer and Notre Dame’s Muffett McGraw will coach against each other at their current schools Friday night for just the third time in their Hall of Fame careers and the first time in the NCAA Tournament.

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Mulkey, Lady Bears confident as ever entering Sweet 16

The Baylor bench, led by head coach Kim Mulkey front right, celebrate a 3-point basket against Arkansas in the second half of a women's college basketball game in the second round of the NCAA tournament Sunday, March 22, 2015, in Waco, Texas. Baylor won 73-44. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Led by Hall of Fame coach Kim Mulkey, Baylor enters its matchup in the women’s NCAA Tournament against Iowa as confident as ever.

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Florida State, Arizona State square off in women’s Sweet 16

Florida State head coach Sue Semrau talks to her bench during the second half of a women's college basketball game against Florida Gulf Coast in the second round of the NCAA tournament in Tallahassee, Fla., Monday March 23, 2015. Florida State defeated Florida Gulf Coast 65-47. (AP Photo/Mark Wallheiser)

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — For years, Florida State and Arizona State have been fighting their way up the ladder in women’s basketball.

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Gamecocks, Tar Heels to meet in women’s Sweet 16

North Carolina's Stephanie Mavunga (1) and Brittany Rountree (11) react following Mavunga's basket against Ohio State during the first half of a women's college basketball game in the second round of the NCAA tournament, Monday, March 23, 2015, in Chapel Hill, N.C. North Carolina won 86-84. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Top-seeded South Carolina earned a conveniently short trip for its NCAA Tournament Sweet 16 appearance.

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O’Brien wins giant slalom title at US Alpine Championships

Lindsey Vonn skis the women's giant slalom skiing course as a forerunner before the first run of the women's giant slalom race at the U.S. Alpine Ski Championship in Carrabassett Valley, Maine, Thursday, March 26, 2015. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

CARRABASSETT VALLEY, Maine (AP) — Teenager Nina O’Brien captured the giant slalom title Thursday at the U.S. Alpine Championships against a field that was filled with World Cup veterans.

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