Archives for January 2013

Baylor Lady Bears Still No.1 in Recent Associated Press Top 25

The Baylor Lady Bears was voted as the top team for the fourth-straight week in The Associated Press Women’s Basketball Rankings. The Lady Bears, who defeated Iowa State and Oklahoma last week by convincing margins, garnered 37 of the 40 possible first-place votes to solidify their grip on the top spot. Notre Dame finished second […]

EuroLeague Women Week 12 Recap: Ekat Still Unbeaten, Natalie Hurst Named MVP

EuroLeague Women 2012-13 Season Week 12 actions as teams are now jockeying up for playoff positions. UMMC Ekaterinburg are now almost a shoe-in for the next round after successfully keeping their record unblemished with a convincing 79-58 win over USO Mondeville in Russia. The Russian powerhouse club did not give their opponent a chance to […]

Baylor Lady Bears Remain No.1 In AP Top 25 Poll

The Baylor Lady Bears are voted as the top team in The Associated Press Women’s Basketball Rankings for the third-straight week. The defending national champions were the unanimous choice once again, getting 35 of the 40 first-place votes after having impressive performances last week. Baylor scored a dominating 90-69 win over Kansas State, which was […]

SpartaK MR Vidnoje Still on Top of Group B, Shenise Johnson Named Week 11 MVP

Sparta&K MR Vidnoje solidified their grip on the top spot in 2013 EuroLeague Women Group A after scoring a dominating victory on Thursday night. The Russian powerhouse team dismantled BK Imos Brno, 83-51, in front of silenced crowd in Czech Republic to score their eighth win in 10 games this season. Looking to bounce back […]

UMMC Ekaterinburg Stays Unbeaten, Arras Stuns Schio to Claim First Win

UMMC Ekaterinburg extended their unbeaten run, while Arras finally claimed their first victory in the 2012-13 EuroLeague Women season with an upset win on Wednesday. Ekaterinburg leaned on the strong performances of Candace Parker and Sandrine Gruda to score a dominating 85-67 win over CCC Polkowice to remain as the only undefeated team this season. […]

Baylor Lady Bears on Top of AP Poll for Second Straight Week

The Baylor Lady Bears finished on top of The Associated Press women’s basketball poll, while Michigan entered the Top 25 Rankings for the first time in a decade. The reigning national champions, the Lady Bears, who reclaimed the top spot last week, received 34 of the 40 possible first-place votes after scoring convincing victories against […]

UMMC Ekaterinburg Remains Undefeated as Candace Parker Bags Weekly MVP Honors

The UMMC Ekaterinburg remained as the lone undefeated team in the current EuroLeague Women season after scoring a dominating 94-75 win over ZVVZ USK Prague in Russia. Ekaterinburg started like a house on fire and they were clicking on all cylinders in the first period that ended with the host on top, 33-22. However, the […]

Connecticut Huskies Takes Top Spot After Routing Stanford Cardinals

The University of Connecticut Huskies took the spot in the latest The Associated Press Women’s Basketball Rankings after scoring a decisive win over former top-spot holder Stanford Cardinals. In the battle of the top two teams, UConn turned an expected close battle between two powerhouse programs into a laugher as the Huskies cruised to a […]