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Baylor women dismiss point guard Alexis Morris from the team

WACO, Texas (AP) -- Baylor has dismissed sophomore point guard Alexis Morris from the team for an unspecified violation of team rules.Coach Kim Mulkey released a statement Tuesday that said Morris was no longer on the team, and that...

Combined Koreas crew upgrades to gold; Chelimo wins marathon

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) -- A day after a delivering the historic first medal for a combined Koreas team, the women's dragon boat crew has upgraded to gold at the Asian Games.The crew comprising South Koreans and North Koreans won...

Combined Koreas crew wins historic medal at Asian Games

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) -- Two countries, 12 women, one significant medal.A combined Koreas crew earned a historic bronze medal at the Asian Games on Saturday by finishing third in the 200-meter traditional - or dragon - boat final behind...

Unified Korean women’s basketball team wins at Asian Games

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) -- Three North Korean basketball players were part of a unified Korean women's basketball team that defeated Indonesia 108-40 on Wednesday at the Asian Games.South Korean player Park Hyejin said center Ro Suk Yong, guard Jang...

Lady Vols coach Holly Warlick receives contract extension

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Tennessee women's basketball coach Holly Warlick has received a three-year contract extension as well as a $25,000 raise.Athletic director Phillip Fulmer announced Friday that Warlick's contract now runs through the 2021-22 season. Warlick's deal was...

Marquette forward Tori McCoy seeks kidney transplant

MILWAUKEE (AP) -- This was supposed to be the year Tori McCoy finally got to play basketball at Marquette.The plan in May 2017 when she transferred from Ohio State was to suit up in blue and gold this fall...

Brown University coach charged with assaulting her husband

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) -- The women's basketball coach at Brown University has been charged with assaulting her husband.Sarah Behn was arraigned Monday on a charge of assault and battery on a family or household member, according to Wrentham District...

Once upon a time these women ruled basketball in Canada

TORONTO (AP) -- They were basketball's version of ''A League of Their Own,'' a group of trailblazing women who dominated Canadian basketball for a quarter century.Kay MacBeth, the last surviving member of the Edmonton Graduates, died Saturday at 96.''It's...

Former Penn St women’s hoops coach Rene Portland dies at 65

Rene Portland, who built Penn State into a women's basketball powerhouse during a 27-year tenure, has died after a three-year fight with cancer.She was 65. D'Anjolell Memorial Home of Broomall in Pennsylvania confirmed her death Sunday.Portland coached the Lady...

Syracuse women’s basketball coach gets contract extension

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) -- Syracuse women's basketball coach Quentin Hillsman has agreed to a contract extension through 2024.The school on Tuesday did not disclose financial terms.Hillsman has a 263-136 record in 12 years. He has led the Orange to...

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