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Can UConn be stopped in Women's NCAA before Geno Auriemma can't go through hoops anymore?

Can UConn be stopped in Women's NCAA before Geno Auriemma can't go through hoops anymore?
Every way I slice the Women’s NCAA bracket, it comes out the same way. It’ll be the UConn Huskies vs. the South Carolina Gamecocks in the Women’s NCAA Championships. Geno Auriemma will have his 10th title. It goes like this:     For the title, UConn will beat St. Francis Brooklyn, California, and Louisville to... Read more »

The Last Waltz in the Big Dance is a Big East Showdown

The Last Waltz in the Big Dance is a Big East Showdown
2013 Women’s NCAA Title Game: LOUISVILLE (29-8) vs. CONNECTICUT (34-4) 7:30 pm, ESPN Tonight’s game  at the New Orleans Arena in New Orleans, is hosted by the University of New Orleans. It starts at 7:30 pm on ESPN.  The Big Boy Network. Not ESPN3, or even ESPNU. ESPN. This game is historical even before the Louisville Cardinals and UConn... Read more »

After Baylor, Women's NCAA Title Up For Grabs

After Baylor, Women's NCAA Title Up For Grabs
David vs. Goliath. Barbarella versus the steel-toothed dolls. The magic of  March Madness is watching little Division 1 NCAA programs overtake big, established powerhouses and making powderkegs out of them, watching them explode in their own dust. On the men’s side, no one went down harder than Ohio State and Thad Matta. Their “David” was... Read more »
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Now, What? Lady Vols, Summitt Face An Agonizing Decision

Now, What? Lady Vols, Summitt Face An Agonizing Decision
There is no more compelling a story out of the Des Moines Region than the University of Tennessee’s Lady Volunteers, who were eliminated last night when the unbeaten (38-0) Baylor Bears trounced the Vols, 77-58. Despite Shekinna Stricklen’s 22 points for Tennessee (27-9) and Glory Johnson’s 19, they became the first four-year Lady Vols class... Read more »

'DANCING' ON ST. PADDY'S DAY AT THE ALLSTATE ARENA

'DANCING' ON ST. PADDY'S DAY AT THE ALLSTATE ARENA
Doesn’t get any luckier for DePaul’s Lady Blue Demons. Monday night, at the packed McGrath-Phillips Arena, DePaul students, alumni, and media heard ESPN announce that the Lady Blue Demons had drawn the #7 seed in the Des Moines Regional, playing the #10-seeded Brigham Young University Cougars. Think of it….St. Patrick’s Day….at the Allstate Arena…on the Ray and Marge... Read more »

Should the Women's Final Four be called the "Forgotten Four?"

“Today, there is more talent, skill and athleticism in women’s college basketball than at any other time in the history of the game. To do nothing is to guarantee that these fine athletes who are so deserving of widespread national attention will never get it.” Christine Brennan, “Pssst, there’s a women’s tournament, too”  USA Today,... Read more »
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