Archives for November 2010

Connecticut Huskies Make It 84 Wins in a Row

The Connecticut Huskies (1) continued their dominance in Women’s College Basketball when they bagged their 84th straight victory with a convincing 81-51 win over LSU Tigers on Sunday night 28 November in Connecticut. USA National Team standout Maya Moore had another outstanding night as she scored 26 points and grabbed 11 rebounds for the Huskies, […]

No. 4 Tennessee Lady Vols clobber Missouri Tigers

The fourth-ranked Tennessee Lady Volunteers stay undefeated this year when they hammered out a dominating 82-44 win over the Missouri Tigers in the opening of the Paradise Jam Tournament on Thursday 25 November in Virgin Islands. Meighan Simmons led her team’s balance attack with her 14 points; Alicia Manning scored a season-high 11 points to […]

Schio Escapes with Overtime Win Over Bourges

Bourges Basket managed to force overtime, but they fell short in the extra period as Beretta-Famila Schio escaped with a pulsating 77-68 win on Thursday 25 November in Italy to move to second in Group D EuroLeague Women. Down by three points, 60-57, with seven seconds left in regulation, Maja Miljkovic buried a buzzer-beating three-pointer […]

Cras Basket bag fourth win to stay on top of Group A

Cras Basket Taranto solidified their grip on the top spot of EuroLeague Women Group A when they hammered Pecs 2010, 68-40, for their fourth win of the season on Thursday 25 November in Italy. Brooke Smith spearheaded Taranto’s attack as she scored 16 points on 7-for-10 and grabbed nine rebounds, while Megan Mahoney had an […]

No. 6 Duke Blue Devils crush Pittsburgh Panthers

The Duke University Blue Devils (6) got a huge lift from their bench when they posted a huge 93-55 road win over the Pittsburgh on Wednesday night 24 November. Jasmine Thomas led the Blue Devils’ surge with her 16 points on 5-for-9 shooting to go with five assists, while Shay Selby erupted for her career-high […]

Fenerbahce Prevail in Battle of the Undefeated

Fenerbahce pulled off a huge win when they protected their unblemished record with a hard-earned 73-67 victory over UMMC Ekaterinburg in the battle of two Group B powerhouse teams on Wednesday 24 November in Russia. WNBA superstar Diana Taurasi led the way for Fenerbahce as she erupted for 23 points on an impressive 5-for-10 shooting […]

Ros Casares stay perfect, Avenida absorb first loss

Ros Casares Valencia got a big boost from the home crowd as they posted their fifth-straight win when the hammered out an 82-74 win over Frisco Sika Brno on Wednesday 24 November in Valencia, Spain. Rebekkah Brunson had an outstanding night as she finished the game with 27 points and 12 rebounds, while Marta Fernandez […]

Avenida and Ros Casares stay on top of their Groups

Halcon Avenida posted their fourth-straight win when they clobbered Galatasaray MP, 86-59, on Wednesday 17 November in Salamanca, Spain to stay perfect and solidified their grip on the top spot in Group C. French superstar Sancho Lyttle had an outstanding night as she scored 14 points and grabbed 17 rebounds, while Alba Torrens chipped in […]

Fenerbahce and UMMC stay perfect in Group B

Diana Taurasi had another display of superb skills as she led Fenerbahce to their fourth straight win when the hammered out a 107-84 victory over Lotos Gdynia on Wednesday 17 November in Istanbul, Turkey. Taurasi, who is a member of the Phoenix Mercury in the WNBA, erupted for 25 points, 18 of it coming in […]

Prague dominate Vici Aistes for second-straight win

ZVVZ USK Prague bagged their second-straight win after starting the season with a 0-2 record when they handily defeated Vici Aistes, 83-72, on Tuesday 16 November in Lithuania. Eva Viteckova led her team as she erupted for 21 points on 6-for-8 shooting from the field, while DeLisha Milton-Jones chipped in 18 points and grabbed four […]