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  1. WNBA 2015 Draft - Mock Draft, a few gems, then pick a cardRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Swish Appeal

    The 2015 WNBA draft is likely to be considered one of the poorer this century. Here's an in-depth analysis of each player with the potential to be drafted -- and a first round Mock Draft.

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  2. Grants for Sports4Life help girls stay in sportsRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 15 | USA Today

    Former New York Liberty player Kym Hampton is among the athletes helping to get girls active in sports for a lifetime. Hampton joined Women's Sports Foundation President Angela Hucles in announcing Wednesday the Sports4Life initiative that gives grants to help more African-American and Hispanic girls play sports in their communities.

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  3. Loyd and Zahui B. shake up WNBA draftRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Holding the first and third pick in the WNBA draft, the Seattle Storm have been preparing their draft boards for the past few months. All that preparation got scrapped last week when Notre Dame junior Jewell Loyd and Minnesota redshirt sophomore Amanda Zahui B. decided to turn pro.

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  4. Darrick Gibbs hired to be head coach at North FloridaRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Swish Appeal

    North Florida will hire Miami assistant Darrick Gibbs to be their next head coach, per multiple sources. Gibbs will replace long-time coach Mary Tappmeyer, who was let go after being with the Ospreys for 23 years.

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  5. 2015 WNBA Draft prospects: Cal's Reshanda Gray and the importance of contextRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Swish Appeal

    Rounding out our look at red flags and signs of promise is a look at positive indicators for post players, with a focus on how a change in scenery at the next level could prove beneficial to a prospect - especially in a draft that appears weak on the surface. Of course, that changed with the entry of Jewell Loyd and Amanda Zahui B. into the draft, but it's still worth discussion since those prospects that everyone considered inadequate previously will still be drafted.

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  6. Report: Stephen F. Austin's Brandon Schneider is top cadidate for KansasRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Swish Appeal

    The search for Kansas' head coach, has been for the most part, relatively quiet. But according to a report by KUsports.com, Stephen F. Austin's Brandon Schneider has emerged as a frontrunner, after interviewing Tuesday for the Jayhawks' top position.

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  7. Zahui B. And Loyd Shake Up WNBA DraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | CBS Local

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  8. Jewell Loyd, Amanda Zahui B. shake up WNBA draftRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Daily Camera

    Connecticut guard Moriah Jefferson and Notre Dame guard Jewell Loyd chase a loose ball during the first half of the NCAA women's Final Four tournament college basketball championship game, Tuesday, April 7, 2015, in Tampa, Fla. Holding the first and third pick in the WNBA draft, the Seattle Storm have been preparing their draft boards for the past few months.

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  9. Return to WNBA unlikely for Flint's Deanna Nolan after success in RussiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | MLive.com

    Hardcore women's basketball fans may remember Deanna Nolan as a silky smooth guard for her WNBA championship career with the Detroit Shock. At 35, the five-time WNBA All-Star is wrapping up her eighth season in Yekaterinburg, Russia.

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  10. 2015 WNBA Draft prospects: Finding promising perimeter prospectsRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Swish Appeal

    Illinois' Ivory Crawford hasn't gotten much attention this season, but she probably deserves more. - Brian Spurlock-USA TODAY Sports The 2015 WNBA Draft is widely considered to be weak, but there are a few perimeter players flying a bit under the radar who are probably worthy of attention.

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  11. Utah down to final three candidates, will make announcement soonRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Swish Appeal

    It's been about a month and a half since Anthony Levrets was let go as Utah coach. The Utes are down to their final three candidates, and plan to make an announcement in the coming days, per sources.

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  12. WNBA draft gets unexpected upgradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | The Washington Post

    At the start of this past college basketball season, WNBA general mangers and coaches were preparing for a rather pedestrian draft missing players around whom franchises could build for the long term. Then over several days early this month, the draft landscape changed dramatically when Minnesota's Amanda Zahui B. and Notre Dame's Jewell Loyd, in that order, announced they would relinquish their remaining college eligibility to turn professional.

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  13. New York Liberty Individual Game Tickets On Sale NowRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | WNBA

    The New York Liberty announced today that individual game tickets for the 2015 season go on sale tomorrow, April 15 at 10:00 a.m. Tickets, starting at $20, can be purchased at the Madison Square Garden Box Office, online at NYLiberty.com, through the WNBA Ticketmaster charge-by-phone number 877-WNBA-TIX, all Ticketmaster outlets and Ticketmaster.com/NYLiberty. The Liberty will host several exciting theme nights at The Garden throughout the season, including a special Ring of Honor Night on Sunday, Aug. 2 to honor Becky Hammon, a Liberty legend and the first-ever full-time female NBA assistant coach.

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  14. Seattle has an easy choice for the No. 1 pick: Jewell LoydRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Swish Appeal

    Contributor and former WNBA coach Jeff House, discusses the draft -- especially about why Jewell Loyd has to be the No. 1 pick.

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  15. APNewsbreak: Candace Parker to miss part of WNBA seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Inside Bay Area

    Los Angeles Sparks star Candace Parker will sit out at least the beginning of the upcoming WNBA season to rest. "It was Candace's decision and she felt she needed to get her body 100 percent healthy," Sparks general manager Penny Toler told The Associated Press.

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  16. SEMO to hire Ball State's Rekha Patterson as new head coachRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Swish Appeal

    SEMO has decided on their next head coach, and it will be Ball State Associate head coach Rekha Patterson. A press conference is scheduled for 11 a.m. CST tomorrow.

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  17. Video: Muffet McGraw talks about her "shock" when Jewell Loyd declared for WNBARead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Swish Appeal

    At Notre Dame's Banquet, head coach Muffet McGraw spoke about her "shock", when she was informed of Jewell Loyd's decision to enter the 2015 WNBA Draft. It's been a tough week and a half for Notre Dame head coach Muffet McGraw.

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  18. University Of Washington Extends Mike Neighbors Through 2020Read the original story

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Swish Appeal

    The University Of Washington has announced that head coach Mike Neighbors, fresh off of leading the Huskies to their first NCAA tournament appearance in seven years, has had his contracted extended through the 2020 season. Arriving at Washington in 2011 as an assistant coach under Kevin McGuff, Neighbors was instrumental in developing the programs all time leading scorer and three point shooter rebounder and shot blocker .

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  19. Loyd, Zahui B. inject intrigue into WNBA draftRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Daily Herald

    Of course, that refers to all the freshmen who will likely bolt for the NBA after leading Duke to the NCAA national championship last week in their one and only season of college basketball. The YGS Group provides digital and printed reprint services for Daily Herald.

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  20. 2015 WNBA Draft prospects: The promise and predicament of UConn's Kaleena Mosqueda-LewisRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Swish Appeal

    We begin our look at red flags for 2015 WNBA Draft prospects with a focus on Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis, who has an elite skill counter-balanced by a number of potentially negative indicators. UConn's Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis is beyond compare because the WNBA simply has not seen a 3-point shooter quite like her.

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