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Tyus Jones Makes A Trip To The White House

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Minnesota Timberwolves first-round draft pick and Apple Valley standout Tyus Jones spent the day at the White House in Washington, D.C.

He joined his former teammates from Duke to celebrate their NCAA championship. 101 more words


A fair compairson? Stewart's great -- but "Durant-esque"

Breanna Stewart’s own basketball coach, UConn’s Geno Auriemma, has said she might be the first “Durant-esque” player in the women’s game.

The reference is to NBA superstar Kevin Durant, whose combination of outside grace, shooting ability and inside power are relatively uncommon even in the men’s game. 750 more words

Female Athletes

Rising from tragedy to an NCAA track title

Shakira Nelvis did the expected at the 2014 NCAA Women’s Outdoor Track and Field Championships.

The Arkansas State senior won the 100-meter hurdles in Eugene, Ore., in a time of 12.76 seconds. 814 more words

Female Athletes

UConn Routs Notre Dame 79-58, Wins 9th Title

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) _ Geno Auriemma and Connecticut stand alone in women’s college basketball, and they reached the top in unprecedented fashion.

The Huskies routed Notre Dame 79-58 in the first championship game featuring undefeated teams, winning their record ninth national title. 954 more words


It was UConn's title all along — only they knew it

Armour: It was UConn’s title all along — only they knew it.

YES!!!!! UCONN MEN are National Champions!!! The only possible way to make that even better , is if the women can pull off the win tonight and make a clean sweep for hoops in CT. 127 more words

Current Events

Connecticut Wins NCAA Title, 60-54 Over Kentucky

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Coaches and players left them. Others told them to go away.

The guys who stuck around at UConn ended up with the last laugh and a pretty good prize to go with it: The national title. 1,077 more words


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