Archives for November 2007

Top 25 NCAA Women Recaps

No.2 UConn 80, BYU 34 Freshman Maya Moore scored 17 points to become the first Connecticut player to hit double figures in each of her first six starts, and No. 2 UConn routed BYU 80-34 Thursday night. Moore, who played just 15 minutes, hit her first four shots as Connecticut (6-0) ran out to a […]

Marynell Meadors To Coach New Atlanta WNBA Team And GM

Marynell Meadors began her WNBA coaching career when the WNBA first started in 1997. Seven years later she is named the new coach of the latest WNBA franchise team Atlanta. Not only will Meadors serve as the head coach but she will also take the main responsibilities as the General Manager (GM) for the Atlanta […]

A Week In France Women's Basketball

In the EuroCup it was the first leg matches between French and Spanish club sides. France had home advantage in all games and lead the contest 2-1. Challes-les-Eaux had the pleasure of receiving Hondarribia Irun and also taking the game (80-76). Jessica Davenport had a huge game and finished with 28 points. Montpellier out paced […]

Italian League Game Summary and Stats

A1 Italian League Game Summary and Stats Germano Zama Faenza – Fiera di Roma Pomezia (72-48)Total Points: Eric 20 – Hodges 152pt shots: Nieuwveen 4/7 – Machanguana 7/153pt shots: Franchini 2/3 – Carrol 1/4Foul Shots: Nieuwveen 5/5 – Hodges 2/2Defensive Rebounds: Nieuwveen 10 – Machanguana 9Offensive Rebounds: Jokic 3 – Machanguana 5Steels: Ballardini e Jokic […]

AP Top 25 Rankings NCAA Women

AP Top 25 Rankings NCAA Women Below are the NCAA Women's Basketball AP rankings after November 19th 2007 1. Tennessee (50)2. Connecticut3. Maryland4. Stanford5. North Carolina6. LSU7. Rutgers8. Georgia9. Duke10. Oklahoma11. Texas A&M12. California13. Baylor14. Arizona St.15. Ohio St.16. West Virginia17. Geo. Washington18. DePaul19. Michigan St.20. Florida St.21. Texas22. Purdue23. Notre Dame24. Auburn25. Vanderbilt Quick […]

France Struggles In Euroleague

Euroleague turned into a nightmare for all French club sides as they all lost. Bourges and USVO are finding things tough domestically despite leading the league which at the moment is making it hard for them in Europe. USVO lost at home to Gambrinus (74-55) after a final period collapse orchestrated by Tamika Whitemore. She […]

New WBCBL Team In Miami Florida Rain

The WBCBL have announced a new team in South Florida for the 2008 season. The South Florida team "Florida Rain" will have tryouts December 1st and 2nd at Miami Norland Senior High School. They have created a Myspace website: THE TIME HAS COME FOR THE SOUTH FLORIDA MIAMI RAIN BASKETBALL TEAM TO RAIN ON […]

Finnish League Standings Finnish Cup

Finnish League Standings After 10 games only two teams remain at the very top with only one lost. Catz Lappeenranta and last year champions Peli-Karhut maintaining top position. 1. Catz Lappeenranta2. Peli-Karhut3. Espoo Team4. Helsingin NMKY5. BC Nokia6. Äänekosken Huima7. HoNsU Jyväskylä 8. Pussihukat9. Forssan Alku The Finnish Cup finals teams have been decided. Catz […]

Ros Casares Lead The Spanish Liga Feminina

The fifth round in the Liga Feminina without any surprises. Ros Casares won by the most points against Olesa 105-58 and they remain the only team undefeated in the LF. The rest of the teams maintained their cool to confirm their position in the standings with important victories. In Salamanca they captured a win over […]

Southern California Gives USA Basketball Scare

The USA Basketball Women's squad had to come back from behind against the University of Southern California. Lisa Leslie led the team in their comeback by scoring 17 of her 25 points in the second half against her ex-college team. Coach Ann Donavon of the USA team expressed her surprise in the quality of their […]