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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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February 09, 2019 - 2:39 pm
WACO, Texas (AP) — Kalani Brown scored a season-high 32 points on 11-of-12 shooting and No. 1 Baylor stretched its Big 12 winning streak to 34 in a row with an 89-71 victory over TCU on Saturday. Lauren Cox had 18 points, eight rebounds and five assists for the Lady Bears (21-1, 11-0), who shot 64...
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February 03, 2019 - 11:58 am
WACO, Texas (AP) — Kalani Brown and Moon Ursin set the tone early for Baylor in its first home game in nearly six years as the No. 1 team. The five freshmen for the Lady Bears showed late how they are improving for coach Kim Mulkey. Brown dominated inside with 23 points on nine layups, adding free...
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January 26, 2019 - 2:43 pm
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Duke coach Joanne P. McCallie was attending the funeral of an ex-teammate's daughter who died by suicide when she knew she had to do something. McCallie and the Blue Devils are hosting what they say is women's college basketball's first "Mental Wealth Day" before and during...
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January 20, 2019 - 2:48 pm
CORTINA D'AMPEZZO, Italy (AP) — What was evident all weekend for Lindsey Vonn became clear to everyone else on Sunday. The American skier's surgically repaired knees simply don't let her apply the power she requires to win races anymore. The pain is too severe; the psychological impact too much to...
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