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Women’s Basketball

Deirdre Kane won 447 games during her 27 years as head coach at West Chester University. (Credit: WCU Athletics)

WCU’s Kane Retires After 27 Years As Head Women’s Basketball Coach

After 27 years at the helm of the West Chester University women’s basketball team, head coach Deirdre Kane announced her retirement on Tuesday.

08/05/2014

The team celebrates their NCAA Tournament selection (credit: St. Joe's Athletics)

St. Joe’s Women’s Hoops Preparing For NCAA Opener vs. Georgia

The St. Joseph’s women’s basketball team has earned a spot in the NCAA Tournament for a second straight season. The 22-9 Hawks are the #9 seed in the Lincoln region and they will open things up on Sunday when they take on Georgia in Storrs, Connecticut.

03/19/2014

Alyssa Baron (credit: Penn Athletics)

Penn Women’s Hoops Gets Texas In NCAA Tourney

For the first time since 2004, the Penn women’s basketball team is getting ready for an NCAA Tournament game.

03/19/2014

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Balance, Depth, Lead Philly U Women To Top Of CACC

Despite a 16-5 record, and a perfect 14-0 mark in the Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference, the Division II Lady Rams have not had anyone selected as the conference’s player of the week this season. That’s not so much a slight as it is the fact that it’s really, really hard to pick just one player that makes this team go.

02/13/2014

Felicia Aiyotan, Letty Santarelli (credit Joseph Santoliquito)

Felicia Aiyeotan Stands 6-foot-9 For Neumann-Goretti Girls Hoops

Felicia Aiyeotan stared down with sunken, sullen eyes. She was 12 then and clearly didn’t want to be there. This was as foreign to her as stepping on Pluto. It’s why she gingerly approached, toeing the basketball court sideline as if she were about to dip her foot in a pool of steaming water.

02/04/2014

Drexel's Abby Redick (credit: Greg Carroccio/Sideline Photos)

Redick Makes Drexel Women’s Hoops History

Triple-doubles in basketball don’t happen very often. In fact, in the history of Drexel women’s basketball, it had never been accomplished – that is until Thursday night.

01/17/2014

Sianni Martin & CC Cryor (credit: Joseph Santoliquito)

The Lights Are On The Neumann-Goretti Girls

Neumann-Goretti girls’ basketball coach Letty Santarelli has to turn the lights out after practice to get her team to go home. An hour after they’re finished, they’re still shooting around on their own, working on new moves, improving their game.

01/13/2014

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Villanova Women Look To Stay Sharp At Butler

The Villanova women’s basketball team will bring an 11-2 record into Wednesday’s Big East match-up with Butler at Hinkle Fieldhouse in Indianapolis.

01/08/2014

Philadelphia University senior guard Meg Finn (credit: Philly U Athletics)

Wait… Philly U Is Playing Who?

It is not unusual for Division II college basketball teams to step up in exhibition games and take on Division I programs. The local scene has seen several area squads do just that over the last week, on both the men’s and women’s side.

11/04/2013

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Adams Named New Cheyney Women’s Basketball Coach

Kyle Adams was recently named the new head women’s basketball coach for the Division II Cheyney Lady Wolves.

07/18/2013

Agger during her days as a player at Division II Philadelphia University (credit: Jason Minick)

Agger, 24, Takes Over The Reins At PSU-Abington

It hasn’t take long for Steph Agger to make a lot of progress on her “bucket list”. This week “get a college head coaching job” was crossed off.

07/10/2013

Jackie Hartzell (credit: University Of The Sciences)

Hartzell Settling In At University Of The Sciences

By Matt Leon PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – After a very successful tenure as the head varsity girls basketball coach at Archbishop Ryan High School, Jackie Hartzell has moved on to the college level – but stayed […]

06/28/2013

The Philadelphia Diamonds

Meet The Diamonds Of Bikini Basketball

There’s a new team in town, the Philadelphia Diamonds of the Bikini Basketball Association.

06/14/2013

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Pitino Goes To Watch Louisville Women’s Team Without His Team

Louisville men’s basketball team unable to make the trip to see the women’s team play for title.

04/09/2013

(credit: Drexel Athletics)

Drexel Two Wins From WNIT Title

The wild post-season ride for the Drexel women’s basketball team is set to continue on Wednesday night as they take on Florida in the national semifinals of the WNIT at the DAC.

04/03/2013

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