| Mar 26, 2014
| 5:37 PM
While playing at Penn State, Kelly Mazzante scored the most points by a male or female in Big Ten history — 2,919.
She went on to play in the WNBA for parts of seven seasons and was a member of two WNBA title teams.
She even played in Russia,...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 7:39 AM
Just one former high school basketball player from Broward and Palm Beach counties is still playing in the NCAA men’s and women’s basketball tournaments heading into the Sweet 16.
That distinction belongs to Maryland senior center Alicia...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 7:45 AM
The regional finals of the NCAA Division I women's basketball tournament will be played this weekend in Lincoln, Neb., South Bend, Ind., Palo Alto, Calif., and Louisville, Ky. Here's a look at how the brackets break down.
UConn: The Huskies will...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 2:36 PM
LINCOLN, Neb. – BYU coach Jeff Judkins was drafted by the Celtics in the second round of the 1978 NBA draft. You might remember their first-round pick that season: Larry Bird.
And after his NBA playing career ended, he served the Utah men (and Rick...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 4:33 PM
Cassie Harberts played last summer on a USA women's basketball team that won a World University Games gold medal in Russia.
The USC forward had plenty in common with her teammates — except one thing: She was the lone player with no NCAA tournament...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 7:55 PM
The Sparks have been sold to an investment group led by Lakers legend Magic Johnson and Dodgers controlling owner Mark Walter, chief executive of Guggenheim Partners, a Chicago-based financial services company.
Todd Boehly and Bobby Patton, other...
| Mar 30, 2014
| 3:28 PM
LINCOLN, Neb. — No college program is more accustomed to focusing on the present than the UConn women. In fact, that ability is largely responsible for the big trophy case back home.
But during the NCAA Tournament, the play of Kaleena Mosqueda-...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 8:02 PM
Natalie Achonwa has been knocked out of the Final Four with a knee injury that could also be the decisive blow to unbeaten Notre Dame’s NCAA title hopes.
It leaves the Irish (36-0) without one of the country’s best low post players –...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 2:14 PM
Breanna Stewart's national profile expanded again Wednesday when she was named to the Wooden All-American Team. She is joined by Notre Dame's Kayla McBride, Baylor's Odyssey Sims, Maryland's Alyssa Thomas and Stanford's Chiney Ogwumike.
| Apr 2, 2014
| 4:19 PM
There has been a certain obviousness associated with the women's Final Four, almost as if a Notre Dame-UConn national championship game had been etched on a tablet Moses forgot to bring down from Mount Sinai.
As you might imagine, this does not make...
| Apr 4, 2014
| 9:57 AM
J-Lo has beat Puff Daddy in the quest to buy Fuse. SiTV Media, the parent of the Jennifer Lopez-backed English-language Latino cable network NUVOtv, has entered an agreement with the Madison Square Garden Co. to acquire its music television channel Fuse,...
| Feb 21, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Even if you don't know a halfpipe from a flying camel there are many reasons to watch the Winter Olympics: Johnny Weir's mink, the sight of actual reindeer, the most in-depth ice crystal analysis since "Smilla's Sense of Snow."
Here's the best one...