UConn caps perfect season with fourth straight title
Connecticut completed its historic run to a fourth consecutive national championship with an 82-51 win over Syracuse on Tuesday at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis. Breanna Stewart, Moriah Jefferson and Morgan Tuck became the only players in NCAA college basketball history, men or women, to
Daily Word: Who will prevail in national semifinals?
Each weekday, our college hoops experts discuss the biggest issues, trends and themes in college basketball. 1. Who wins between Syracuse-North Carolina? Why? Andy Katz : North Carolina . The Tar Heels want to dominate inside and run. Syracuse will want the Tar Heels to shoot over the zone. North
Kelly Rowland Is on the Hunt for the Next Superstar Girl Group in 'Chasing Destiny'
Grammy Award-winning artist Kelly Rowland , who rose to fame with the epic girl group Destiny’s Child, is now helping others "chase their destiny” with a hot new show aimed at looking for the next singing group sensation. “I remember Destiny’s Child’s very last tour and looking at Frank [Gatson]
Daily Word: Which player will have greatest impact on Final Four?
Each weekday, our college hoops experts discuss the biggest issues, trends and themes in college basketball. 1. Which player will have the biggest impact on this Final Four? Andy Katz : Brice Johnson . After watching him in Philadelphia, it's clear how difficult he is to defend. He gets his shot
How UConn reached its ninth consecutive Final Four
BRIDGEPORT, Conn. -- Coming into this game, the discourse centered on UConn's dominance. Texas questioned that right away. Imani Boyette's presence in the lane proved to be disruptive early, even as she did little on the offensive end. Just by being on the floor, she demanded UConn's defensive
Seventh-seeded Washington earns first trip to Final Four
LEXINGTON, Ky. -- There might be Huskies in the Final Four that everyone expected to see. There will be Huskies that few outside of the Pacific Northwest thought they would see in Indianapolis. No. 7 seed Washington is going to its first Final Four after a 85-76 win against fourth-seeded Stanford.
How UConn restored order to the NCAA tournament
BRIDGEPORT, Conn. -- After a night of upsets and complete tournament mayhem, some might have been wondering if the collapse of No. 1 seeds South Carolina and Notre Dame meant that UConn also is vulnerable. Breanna Stewart seemed to be on a mission to dispel those thoughts from the opening tip.
Stanford topples top-seeded Notre Dame; will face UW in Elite Eight
LEXINGTON, Ky. -- There will be at least one team from the Pac-12 in the Final Four. For the first time in six seasons, Notre Dame will not be there. In a day of stunning results, No. 4 seed Stanford pulled off the upset in a 90-84 win against No. 1 Notre Dame. Earlier in the night on the same Rupp
How Washington shocked Kentucky on the road to reach the Elite Eight
LEXINGTON, Ky. -- So will Washington fly back to Seattle before Sunday's regional final? The frequent flyer miles seem to be working rather well so far. Giving itself a run for its money in pulling off the biggest upset of the tournament, No. 7 seed Washington beat third-seeded Kentucky 85-72 in
Daily Word: Terps' key against Jayhawks
Each weekday, our college hoops experts discuss the biggest issues, trends and themes in college basketball. 1. What must Maryland do to have a chance at knocking off overall No. 1 Kansas? Andy Katz : The Terps need a monster game from Diamond Stone inside. Stone has to be the difference-maker. He