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Ole Miss coach Insell faces his father in the WNIT

OXFORD – From first grade through middle school, Matt Insell would jump on a bus once the final bell rang.

He wasn’t headed home.

No, every day Insell would get off at the stop a few blocks away from Shelbyville Central High School in Shelbyville, Tennessee. 681 more words

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UConn Routs Rutgers, Moves One Step Closer To 3-Peat

STORRS, Conn. (CBSNewYork/AP) — UConn coach Geno Auriemma was in a reflective mood on his 61st birthday after the Huskies earned their 22nd consecutive trip to the NCAA regional semifinals. 895 more words

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Love or hate them, Auriemma and UConn women dominate sport

Geno Auriemma and the UConn Huskies have turned women’s college basketball into their own showcase.

Over the past two decades, the Hall of Fame coach and his players have been the face of the sport, winning nine championships and poised to make a run at a 10th title. 1,008 more words

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Staley a Finalist for Naismith Coach of the Year

Columbia, SC (WLTX) – South Carolina Head Coach Dawn Staley is one of the four finalists for the Naismith Women’s College Coach of the Year award. 133 more words

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Unbeaten Princeton undeterred by disappointing No. 8 seed

Not everyone is all that enamored with Princeton’s perfect season, most notably the women’s NCAA Tournament selection committee.

The committee made the Tigers an eight seed heading into the tournament that begins Friday. 985 more words

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Louisville Women's Basketball Earns a 3 Seed...in UConn's Bracket

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The women’s basketball selection show took place on Monday night, and the Louisville Cardinals (25-6) learned they will be a 3 seed in the Albany, New York region. 149 more words

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UConn Women Claim No. 1 Overall Seed In Quest For 3-Peat

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) – Geno Auriemma and his UConn Huskies are ready to begin their quest for a third straight national championship.

The Huskies earned the first overall spot in the women’s NCAA Tournament and placed in the Albany Region. 953 more words

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