Women's basketball

Texas A&M center Khaalia Hillsman celebrates after being fouled and still making her shot against Penn during the second half of a first-round game in the NCAA women's college basketball tournament, Saturday, March 18, 2017, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Danny Moloshok)
March 19, 2017 - 12:58 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — For 30 minutes, Texas A&M was completely outplayed by Penn. Then, the Aggies staged the biggest comeback in NCA Tournament history, rallying from 21 points down in the fourth quarter to stun the Quakers. Khaalia Hillsman scored 27 points and Texas A&M overcame the huge...
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Baylor forward/center Beatrice Mompremier (32) rebounds against Texas Southern guard Chynna Ewing (12) in the first half of a first-round game in the women's NCAA college basketball tournament, Saturday, March 18, 2017, in Waco, Texas. (AP Photo/Jerry Larson)
March 18, 2017 - 8:58 pm
WACO, Texas (AP) — By doing the things that coach Kim Mulkey had been emphasizing since a rare Big 12 Tournament loss, the Baylor Lady Bears opened the women' NCAA Tournament with an overwhelming record-setting performance. It also helped that the Lady Bears, with three post players at least 6-foot...
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Maryland guard Shatori Walker-Kimbrough celebrates with teammates after a first-round game against Bucknell in the women's NCAA college basketball tournament in College Park, Md., Friday, March 17, 2017. Walker-Kimbrough contributed a game-high 28 points to Maryland's 103-61 win. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
March 18, 2017 - 1:00 pm
COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — Brionna Jones remembers walking off the court, inconsolable after Maryland's premature exit from the NCAA Tournament. Jones was a junior last year when the Terrapins were striving to make a third straight appearance in the Final Four. After breezing to victory in the...
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AP Basketball Writer Doug Feinberg’s picks in the women’s NCAA college basketball tournament as seen Thursday, March 16, 2017. It’s guaranteed to be right until the first game on Friday. (AP Photo/Doug Feinberg)
March 16, 2017 - 7:01 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — It's been pretty easy to pick UConn to win the title the last few years. While the path may be more difficult this season, the result will be the same. The question is what will happen in the other 57 games in the women's bracket that may not be so obvious. Here's one look at what...
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A man digs his car out along William Street during a snow storm, Tuesday, March 14, 2017, in New York. New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has declared a state of emergency Tuesday for all of New York's 62 counties, including New York City's five boroughs. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)
March 14, 2017 - 5:01 pm
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The winter storm wreaking havoc in the Northeast forced postponement of an NHL and an NIT game on Tuesday and the cancellation of most flights in and out of Buffalo as several college basketball teams headed in for the start of the NCAA Tournament. Tuesday night's game between...
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FILE - In this Sunday, Feb. 5, 2017, file photo ,Maryland head coach Brenda Frese cheers on her team during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Indiana in Bloomington, Ind. Ranked fourth in the country after going 30-2 and being crowned Big Ten champions for a third consecutive year, Maryland was stunned and disappointed to receive a No. 3 seed in the NCAA Tournament. (AP Photo/Sam Riche, File)
March 14, 2017 - 2:51 pm
COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — Ranked No. 4 in the country after going 30-2 and being crowned Big Ten champions for a third consecutive year, Maryland was stunned and disappointed to receive a No. 3 seed in the NCAA Tournament. As if that wasn't insulting enough, the Terrapins' path the Final Four is...
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FILe - In this March 6, 2017, file photo, Connecticut head coach Geno Auriemma gestures to his team during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against South Florida in the American Athletic Conference tournament finals in Uncasville, Conn. UConn finishes the season at No. 1 in The Associated Press women’s basketball poll for the 14th time in school history. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill, File)
March 13, 2017 - 8:57 pm
STORRS, Conn. (AP) — UConn's players heard all the talk. Following four straight national championships, this would be a rebuilding season. After Breanna Stewart, Moriah Jefferson and Morgan Tuck went 1-3 in the WNBA draft, even coach Geno Auriemma suggested this year's Huskies could lose six games...
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FILE - In this Sunday, March 5, 2017, file photo, Notre Dame's Lindsay Allen, left, moves the ball up court against the defense of Duke's Crystal Primm, right, during the second half of an NCAA college championship basketball game in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament at the HTC Center in Conway, S.C. Notre Dame earned a No. 1 seed in the NCAA Tournament for the sixth straight season Monday, March 13, although this one came a little harder than the others. (AP Photo/Mic Smith, File)
March 13, 2017 - 8:35 pm
SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Coach Muffet McGraw is hoping the three losses Notre Dame sustained during the regular season have will have the Fighting Irish better prepared for adversity they will face in the NCAA Tournament. "We've been in some real battles and I think it really helped. I think the...
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March 13, 2017 - 6:58 pm
SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Notre Dame earned a No. 1 seed in the NCAA Tournament for the sixth straight season Monday night, although this one came a little harder than the others. The second-ranked Fighting Irish (30-3) are the top seed in the Lexington Regional with three defeats, the most losses...
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March 13, 2017 - 6:55 pm
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina is traveling West for the NCAA Tournament — again. The Gamecocks earned their fourth straight No. 1 seed, heading up the Stockton, California, regional in the brackets announced Monday night. South Carolina (27-4) opens play Friday against 16th-seeded UNC...
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