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May 15, 2019 - 7:51 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The WNBA has a new leader with a new title. The league hired Cathy Engelbert as commissioner on Wednesday. The previous four leaders of the WNBA had been known as president. "Commissioner, first of all, honored and humbled to have that title. And it comes with awesome responsibility...
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April 29, 2019 - 4:57 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is hosting Baylor University's championship women's basketball team in the Oval Office. This is the third time the Lady Bears have won the national championship. The team finished the season 37-1. The Baylor team beat Notre Dame 82-81 earlier this month...
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April 24, 2019 - 5:18 pm
WACO, Texas (AP) — National champion Baylor has accepted an invitation to visit the White House next week. The school said Wednesday that coach Kim Mulkey and the Lady Bears are scheduled to be in Washington on Monday to celebrate their third national championship. They are expected to visit with...
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April 06, 2019 - 12:04 pm
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Notre Dame coach Muffet McGraw is excited that Sunday's night championship game will have two women coaches. The Fighting Irish will be looking to join UConn, Tennessee and Southern Cal in winning consecutive titles during the NCAA era against Baylor. It will be the first...
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April 01, 2019 - 8:15 pm
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Lauren Cox had 22 points and 11 rebounds, and Baylor earned its first Final Four berth since 2012 by beating Iowa 85-53 on Monday night in the Greensboro Regional final. Didi Richards added 16 points and 10 rebounds, Chloe Jackson had 14 points and the Bears (35-1) — the top...
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March 18, 2019 - 4:35 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Baylor, Notre Dame, Mississippi State and Louisville are the top seeds in the women's NCAA Tournament. The bracket was mistakenly put out early on ESPNU several hours before the network had its selection show on Monday night. In 2016, the men's bracket was leaked online during the...
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March 10, 2019 - 11:45 am
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Danni Williams had 20 points and Sug Sutton scored 10 of her 15 in the fourth quarter to help No. 21 Texas beat TCU 66-64 on Saturday night and advance to the semifinals of the Big 12 tournament. Sutton added nine rebounds, five assists and two steals while Jatarie White had 14...
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March 04, 2019 - 8:39 pm
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — Lauren Cox had 22 points and 10 rebounds to lead top-ranked Baylor to a 63-57 victory over West Virginia on Monday night, capping a perfect Big 12 season for the Lady Bears. Baylor (28-1, 18-0 Big 12) never trailed in winning its 20th straight game entering the conference...
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February 24, 2019 - 12:37 pm
AMES, Iowa (AP) — Top-ranked Baylor won't have to share the Big 12 title with anyone. The Lady Bears showed on Saturday why no one else deserves a piece of the crown. Chloe Jackson scored 18 points, Juicy Landrum had 16 and Baylor never trailed in beating No. 20 Iowa State 73-60 to clinch the...
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February 18, 2019 - 12:49 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Buoyed by the second-longest winning streak in the country, Rice entered The Associated Press women's basketball poll for the first time in school history. The Owls have won 15 straight games and are ranked 25th in Monday's poll. Baylor remained the top team in the country,...
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