NCAA seeks financial rewards for women's teams

NCAA president Charlie Baker said Sunday he is shooting for unit distribution for the women's NCAA tournament beginning with the 2024-25 season, meaning creating avenues for teams that make the field to "benefit financially as well as in the other ways."


Lady Vols hire Marshall's Caldwell as new coach

Tennessee hired Marshall coach Kim Caldwell as its new coach on Sunday.


Clark, Staley disagree on claim to GOAT status

Iowa guard Caitlin Clark and South Carolina coach Dawn Staley hold differing opinions on what a national title would mean to Clark's status among the all-time greats in women's college basketball.


It was supposed to be Caitlin Clark vs. Paige Bueckers -- it was so much more

This game was billed as a matchup between two stars. Enter Hannah Stuelke and her Iowa teammates.


No. 1 SC on 'mission,' rumbles into final at 37-0

Undefeated South Carolina, seeking redemption after last season's Final Four loss, routed NC State 78-59 to advance to the national title game.


S. Carolina aims to finish job after last year's loss

South Carolina was in this very spot one year ago -- undefeated, ranked No. 1, favored to run the table and win a national championship. But a loss to Iowa in the semifinals knocked it out, and the sting has stayed with the players who experienced it.


'You get to Disney World and it's closed': FSU tries to move on from CFP snub

At spring practice coach Mike Norvell and Florida State have a chance to move forward after missing the playoff.


A love letter to basketball, by Caitlin, Angel, Paige and JuJu

In two blockbusters, stars shined in a transcendent night: Iowa-LSU and UConn-USC lived up to the hype.


Reese played through pain, won't use it as excuse

LSU forward Angel Reese reinjured her right ankle in a 94-87 loss to Iowa on Monday night but refused to use that as an excuse for her performance.


Lady Vols fire Harper after five seasons, 108 wins

Tennessee fired coach Kellie Harper on Monday after five seasons, opting to make a change to try to reinvigorate a program that has not played for a national championship since the late Pat Summitt retired.