Durham, NC (Sports Network) - Tricia Liston scored 17 points and helped spark a huge second-half run that propelled No. 5 Duke to an 82-43 victory over Miami-Florida in an ACC clash from Cameron Indoor Stadium.
TULSA, OK -- The Tulsa Shock became the seventh team in the WNBA to ink a jersey advertising partnership.
On Thursday, at a press conference in Tulsa that was attended by WNBA president Laurel Richie, the Shock announced they have entered into a multi-year marquee partnership with Osage Casino. The terms of the deal were not disclosed but do include the Osage Casino logo appearing on the Shock home and away jerseys beginning this coming season.
Lubbock, TX (Sports Network) - Brittney Griner poured in 40 points and set the Big 12 women's career scoring record in the process, as No. 1 Baylor routed Texas Tech, 90-60, on Wednesday at United Spirit Arena.
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. -- The Lady Vols had an all time record of 8-0 against Notre Dame in Knoxville -- at least until Skylar Diggins came to town Monday night and put up a career high 33 points to lead No. 2 Notre Dame past ninth-ranked Tennessee, 77-67.
BOULDER, Colo. – Linda Lappe may be a women’s basketball coach, but she’s laying the foundation of a revitalized Colorado program with a former football player.
Chucky Jeffery, a 5-10 senior guard, played football for eight years in her younger days, and that toughness shows up on the court for the resurgent Buffs, who are 15-4 this year. Jeffery is the leading scorer at 13.3 ppg, and shoots 44.4 percent from the floor, but that football mentality is shown in the 8.2 rpg she gets from the point guard position.