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  1. Jenny Boucek Announces Coaching StaffRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Swish Appeal

    The Seattle Storm announced today that new head coach Jenny Boucek has named the rest of her staff for the 2015 WNBA season. Joining Boucek on the sidelines will be Rob Fodor and Ryan Webb, two coaches with extensive player development experience.

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  2. Kragthorpe: BYU women's coach Jeff Judkins earns another WCC titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Salt Lake Tribune

    Having once starred for Utah's WNBA franchise, Jennifer Azzi is making major progress in rebuilding the University of San Francisco women's basketball program. Azzi's team made a remarkable run to the finals of the West Coast Conference tournament, only to face a BYU team coached by a former Utah Jazz player.

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  3. Vancouver man who leapt from I-5 Bridge has not been foundRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | The Columbian

    At 12:51 a.m. Friday, multiple police agencies were sent to the bridge for a report of a man on the pedestrian walkway, threatening to jump. Police tried to talk to 18-year-old Trystan Gabriel Wilder, but he soon jumped, said Portland Police Bureau Sgt.

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  4. The 2015 Mystics: A lot like the 2014 MysticsRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Swish Appeal

    We are now about three months out from the 2015 WNBA season, and the Washington Mystics have announced that they re-signed center Kia Vaughn . Vaughn was a full-time starter for the Mystics in 2014, with the second-highest minutes per game among Mystics post players.

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  5. BYU's Bailey named WCC women's player of the yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | KSL-TV

    Bailey was named the WCC player of the year by the league's women's basketball coaches, the conference announced Tuesday, following a senior season in which she averaged a double-double as one of the top scorers and rebounders in the league. Bailey shot a league-high 51.7 percent from the floor in 35.5 minutes per game, scoring at a clip of 18.0 points per game and adding 10.7 rebounds per contest.

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  6. 2015 FIBA Americas Championship for Women Draw RecapRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Swish Appeal

    Reigning champion Cuba will join the host country in Group A. Completing the cast are Chile, Dominican Republic, and Puerto Rico. The tournament will be held from August 9 to 16 in Alberta, Canada and shall serve as a qualifier for the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics.

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  7. Euro League Women: Vesela go-ahead basket lets USK Prague stun PerfumeriasRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Swish Appeal

    Jana Vesela may have been quiet for most of the match but was able to deliver jarring blows when it mattered the most as ZVVZ USK Prague stunned Perfumerias Avenida, 50-48 Tuesday at the Pabellon Municipal Wurzburg in Salamanca, Spain. Vesela knocked down the go-ahead jumper under the final minute that shattered a 48-all deadlock and gave the Czech Republic-based club the 2-point margin before coming out with a steal off an errant pass by Marta Xargay to give her team the win in Game 1 of their Euro League Women Quarter-Final Play-Off.

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  8. Euro League Women: Augustus steers Dynamo Kursk past Bourges BasketRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Swish Appeal

    Seimone Augustus' game-long brilliance propelled Dynamo Kursk past Tango Bourges Basket, 75-62 in Game 1 of their Euro League Women Quarter-Final Play-Off Tuesday at the Sport Concert Complex. Augustus filled the stat sheets with 18 points, 8 rebounds, 7 assists, and 4 steals on 9-for-14 shooting to lead her squad in the series opener.

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  9. Mystics Sign Vaughn To ExtensionRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Swish Appeal

    The Washington Mystics announced today that they have signed center Kia Vaughn to an extension. Vaughn, a 6' 4" center is fresh off the second best season of her career in which she posted averages of 9.0 points and 6.3 rebounds in 24.1 minutes per contest.

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  10. Euro League Women: Fenerbahce survives late rally to edge GalatasarayRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Swish Appeal

    Shavonte Zellous sank clutch free throws while Quanitra Hollingsworth came up with a huge defensive stop as Fenerbahce weathered a huge scare from Galatasaray, 58-56 at the Metro Energy Sports Hall Tuesday in Istanbul. The top-seeded team from Group B was pushed to the hilt by the determined Galatasaray club in a showdown between top Turkish teams in Game 1 of their Euro League Women Quarter-Final Play-Off, but survived down the stretch with critical stops.

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  11. Claflin great Jackie Stiles inducted into NFHS Hall of FameRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Hays Daily News

    Jackie Stiles, the high school basketball legend from Claflin, who is the leading scorer in NCAA women's basketball history, is among 12 individuals selected for the 2015 class of the National High School Hall of Fame. Stiles is regarded by many as the greatest female athlete in Kansas history after her incredible accomplishments at Claflin High School from 1993 to 1997.

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  12. Veteran coach Lynn Chiavaro discusses UConn, Breanna Stewart's potentialRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Swish Appeal

    West Point held its annual Meet the Coaches dinner at the Union League Club in New York City. The event provided an opportunity to catch up with former coach Lynn Chiavaro, who talked about what makes UConn players special and Breanna Stewart's potential.

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  13. Euro League Women: UMMC Ekaterinburg wallops Nadezhda in Quarter-Final openerRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Swish Appeal

    Four players finished in double-digits as UMMC Ekaterinburg walloped fellow Russian side BC Nadezhda Orenburg, 81-54 in Game 1 of their Euro League Women Quarter-Final Play-Off Tuesday at the DIVS Sport Hall. Sandrine Gruda, who is averaging a shade below 14 points in the league, caught fire early, hitting six of her first seven field goal attempts to outscore Nadezhda by herself 14-12 in the first quarter.

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  14. Spanish League Round 20: Devereaux Peters makes an impactRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Swish Appeal

    The big news this week in the Spanish League is that we have some video involving the various players of the Liga Femenina. The most interesting of these videos is one posted by Devereaux Peters.

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  15. Stars sign three to camp rosterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | MySanAntonio.com

    Purdue's Natasha Bogdanova gets a hand on the ball as Oklahoma's Ashley Paris tries to make a shot in the first half an NCAA tournament regional championship game in Oklahoma City, on March 31, 2009. Kansas State's Brittany Chambers drives to the basket while guarded by Princeton's Lauren Polansky during the first half of an NCAA tournament first-round game in Bridgeport, Conn., March 17, 2012.

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  16. 3-2-15 6:35pm Deke: with Paul MainieriRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2012 | WWL-AM New Orleans

    LSU coach hall and airy John does now it is a huge week for the other shoe tiger is coming off another big week. Third straight weekend sweep over an opponent it was Kansas it was BC this past weekend it was Princeton.

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  17. New York metro area women's basketball roundup: How many 2015 NCAA...Read the original story

    Monday Mar 2 | Swish Appeal

    Coach Tony Bozzella has been widely recognized for the job he's done in turning Seton Hall into a Big East contender. - Photo by Ray Floriani.

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  18. Seniors spur Fordham to win over DavidsonRead the original story

    Monday Mar 2 | Swish Appeal

    Just the Facts, Ma'am: The Fordham Rams gave up a 10-point halftime lead, but finished on a 12-2 run to win 54-46 on Senior Day. Emily Tapio led the Rams with 12 points, adding 10 boards, while Samantha Clark had a game-high 12 rebounds.

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  19. Harrowing Bystander Video of Police Killing a Homeless Man in Los Angeles Sparks ProtestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Truthdig

    A camera phone video in which Los Angeles police officers shoot and kill an unarmed homeless man identified by witnesses as "Africa" on Sunday morning was uploaded onto Facebook by a man named Anthony Blackburn and has over 4 million views as of Monday. The video, which you can watch below, show several cops pinning Africa down to the sidewalk while other officers detain a woman who picks up one of their batons.

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  20. 2015 WNBA Draft set for April 16 at Mohegan SunRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | Examiner.com

    WNBA superstars Sue Bird, Skylar Diggins and Elena Delle Donne discuss what traits help separate their games from the rest of the league. The 2015 WNBA Draft will be held on Thursday, April 16, at Mohegan Sun Arena , it was announced on Friday.

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