Archives for March 2013

2013 WNIT Postseason: Kansas State, Utah, Drexel, Florida Advance to Final Four

The Kansas State Wildcats, Utah Utes, Drexel Dragons, and the Florida Gators defeated their respective Elite Eight opponents to advance to the 2013 WNIT Postseason Final Four. The Kansas State Wildcats booked the first ticket to the WNIT Postseason semifinals with an emphatic 66-48 victory over the Illinois Fighting Illini on Saturday night at the […]

Connecticut Huskies Earn Elite Eight Berth With Win Over Maryland Terrapins

The Connecticut Huskies are back in a familiar territory after booking a spot in the Elite Eight with a dominating 76-50 win over the Maryland Terrapins on Saturday night in Bridgeport, Connecticut. UConn freshmen players rose to occasion for the Huskies as they combined for 35 points, providing a much-needed lift for the Huskies. Breanna […]

Georgia Lady Bulldogs Upset Top-Seeded Stanford Cardinals

The fourth-seeded Georgia Lady Bulldogs pulled off a stunning 61-59 stunning upset victory over the top-seeded Stanford Cardinals in their Spokane Region semifinals showdown on Saturday in Washington. The two teams went toe-to-toe for the entire match and the game was still tied at 52 with 3:12 left in the game, but Jasmine Hassell provided […]

2013 WNIT Postseason Elite Eight Cast Completed

The Utah Utes, the Kansas State Wildcats, the Illinois Fighting Illini, and Drexel Dragons defeated their respective Sweet 16 opponents to advance to the Elite Eight of the 2013 Women’s Invitational Tournament Postseason. The Utah Utes booked a ticket to the Elite Eight after scoring a thrilling 60-55 overtime win over the Pacific Tigers in […]

WNBA Introduces New Branding, Announces Extended ESPN Partnership Deal

The Women’s National Basketball Association introduced a new brand identity, while also announcing a partnership deal extension with ESPN on Thursday. The new visual identity of the WNBA, dubbed as a modern “logowoman”, will reflect a more agile woman basketball player, representing how the game improved for the past 16 years. The new logo will […]

2013 WNIT Postseason: First Four Quarterfinals Known, Four More Spots At Stake Today

Four teams booked their spot in the quarterfinals of the 2013 Women’s National Invitational Tournament, while the remaining four qualifiers will be known today in four equally-exciting matchups. The Auburn Tigers booked the first quarterfinals spot with a masterful 72-52 win over the Tulane Green Wave, keeping their chances of being the first team to […]

Baylor Clobbers Florida State As Brittney Griner Highlights Last Home Game With Three Dunks

Brittney Griner made sure that his final home game will be a memorable one as she led the top-seeded Baylor Lady Bears to an emphatic 85-47 win over the eighth-seeded Florida State Seminoles on Tuesday at the Ferrell Center in Waco, Texas. Griner was simply unstoppable as she posted 33 points and 22 rebounds to […]

Delaware Staves Off North Carolina, LSU Upsets Penn State

The Delaware Fighting Blue Hens advanced to the Sweet 16 of the 2013 Women’s NCAA Tournament after scoring a huge win in front of their hometown fans. Elena Delle Donne had another day in the office as she led the sixth-seeded Delaware to a convincing 78-69 win over the third-seeded North Carolina Tar Heels on […]

2013 WNIT Postseason Sweet 16 Field Finalized

Four teams advanced to the Sweet 16 of the 2013 Women’s National Invitational Tournament after dispatching their respective foes on Monday night. The Utah Utes arranged a third-round showdown with Pacific after scoring an impressive 61-50 win over San Diego Toreros at John Huntsman Center, posting their ninth win in their last 12 games. Michelle […]

Oklahoma Sooners and Nebraska Cornhuskers Scores Second-Round Upsets

The Oklahoma Sooners and the Nebraska Cornhuskers scored impressive upset victories over their respective higher-seeded opponents in the second round of the 2013 Women’s NCAA Tournament. The sixth-seeded Oklahoma Sooners played inspired basketball on Monday night to score a huge 85-72 win over the third-seeded UCLA Bruins at the Value City Arena in Columbus, Ohio. […]