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Highlighting the four 2014 USCAA Basketball National Championship winners. Men’s Division I- #4 Washington Adventist University 61 – #6 Tennessee Temple University 38 For the first time in school history, the Washington Adventist Shock has won the USCAA Men’s Basketball Division I National Championship. In one of the lowest scoring Men’s Division I finals in recent memory, the Shock got just enough from Tournament MVP Anthony Berry and All-Tournament team member Tyrus Fleetwood to knock…

NEW ORLEANS (Sporting Alert, Box Score) — Freshman Breanna Stewart scored 23 points and led Connecticut to a 93-60 victory over Louisville in the NCAA Women’s basketball national Championship game on Tuesday night. The win was the most one-sided contest in a championship game, as the Huskies, which dominated the game, led 48-29 at half-time. Stewart, who scored 18 of her total points in the first half, also pulled down nine rebounds, three assists, three…

NEW ORLEANS, La.- The Connecticut women’s basketball returns to the NCAA women’s National Basketball Championship for the eighth time in program history and it faces Louisville on Tuesday at 8:30 p.m. Watch Tuesday’s Game Live! | Listen Live  | Also 8:30 p.m. ET on ESPN The game will be televised on ESPN with Dave O’Brien, Doris Burke, Holly Rowe and Rebecca Lobo on the call. Following a dominating 83-65 win over Notre Dame in Sunday’s Final Four, which saw…

NEW ORLEANS (Sporting Alert) — After beating Connecticut to the regular season and tournament titles, Notre Dame are buzzing with confidence that they can knock off their conference rivals in the NCAA Women’s Final Four on Sunday. Watch Connecticut vs Notre Dame Women’s Final Four Live on WatchESPN | Listen Live The Fighting Irish have defeated the Huskies three times this season and many are backing Muffet McGraw side to collect the sweep on Sunday night. However, despite…

(Sporting Alert) — Second Connecticut will go into Monday night’s NCAA Women’s elite eight showdown with Kentucky ready to play as though it will be their last. After seeing top seed and No. 1 overall pick Baylor stunned on Sunday, the Huskies (32-4) are prepared to make the same mistake in against the Wildcats (30-5). Experienced coach Geno Auriemma admits that he’s been impressed with the way Kentucky have been playing recently and expects a…

OKLAHOMA CITY (Sporting Alert, Box Score) — Monique Reid knocked down two late free throws and No. 5 seed Louisville upset No. 1 overall seed and big-time favourites Baylor 82-81 in the women’s NCAA basketball sweet 16 on Sunday. The Cardinals (27-8) knocked down 16 of their 25 three-pointer attempts to seal the thrilling victory with Shoni Schimmel and Antonita Slaughter combining to score 12 of those 3-points. Schimmel buried 5-for-8 from three point range to finish with 22 points, while Slaughter added 21…

(Sporting Alert) — No. 1 seed Connecticut and No. 2 Tennessee are among the teams bowing into action in the opening round of the 2013 NCAA Women’s Basketball Championship on Saturday. Connecticut (29-4), ranked third in the nation, after losing both the Big East regular-season and tournament crowns to Notre Dame, will take on No. 16 Idaho (17-15), as they seek to get their tournament run off to a positive start in the Bridgeport Regional.…

SIOUX CITY, Iowa – (Box Score) Indiana Wesleyan claimed its second national championship by defeating Davenport (Mich.), 61-43, in the Championship game of the 2013 State Farm-NAIA Division II Women’s Basketball National Championship. Behind Tournament MVP Paige Smith, the Wildcats went on a 22-1 run late in the second half to win its second national championship. They capped the season with a 61-43 victory to raise their second banner in school history. “It’s such a…

SIOUX CITY, Iowa – (Box Score) No. 1 Morningside (Iowa) delighted its hometown fans with a brilliant start that saw it race out to a 26-9 lead en route to a 71-60 victory over No. 11 Bethel (Ind.) on Saturday night. With the victory, the Mustangs complete the semifinal field at the 2013 State Farm-NAIA Division II Women’s Basketball National Championships. Morningside is back in the Fab Four for the second time in the past…

SIOUX CITY, Iowa – (Box Score) No. 14 Briar Cliff (Iowa) shook off a cold-shooting first half to come back and upset No. 5 College of the Ozarks (Mo.), 80-67, in the second round of the 2013 State Farm-NAIA Division II Women’s Basketball National Championships on Friday. The Chargers erased a nine-point deficit by getting on a roll coming out of the locker room at halftime. Behind an electric hometown crowd, Briar Cliff (25-9) came…

SIOUX CITY, Iowa – (Box Score) The No. 4 Indiana Wesleyan, who spent seven-straight weeks this season atop the national coaches’ poll, began its national tournament quest to get back to No. 1 with a 61-31 first-round victory over Point Park (Pa.) on Thursday night. The Wildcats improved to 10-1 in first round national tournament games with a defensive effort that suffocated the Pioneers. Point Park did not record a second-half point until Emily Schartner’s…

SIOUX CITY, Iowa – (Box Score) No. 5 College of the Ozarks (Mo.) needed overtime to survive a scare from Appalachian Athletic Conference Regular Season Champions, Milligan (Tenn.), 84-76. Morgan Smith hit a five-footer to put the Lady Bobcats up two. However, the lead did not last as the Buffaloes answered as the clock expired to send the game to overtime. Milligan took a three point lead to start the game, however that was the…