women’s basketball

  • August 25, 2011  

    Pat Summitt, the winningest coach in college basketball history, has been diagnosed with early onset Alzheimer’s. Hari Sreenivasan talks to her son Tyler Summitt and The Washington Post’s Sally Jenkins about how the coach is coping and staying focused on her team after 37 seasons leading the University of Tennessee’s Lady Vols. Continue reading

  • March 9, 2010  

    The University of Connecticut made women’s basketball history on Monday, clinching its 71st consecutive win in a game against Notre Dame. Judy Woodruff talks to Christine Brennan of ABC Sports and USA Today about the win and upcoming championship tournament. Continue reading

  • April 6, 2009  

    Sportswriter Seth Davis’s new book “When March Went Mad” details the extraordinary 1979 NCAA championship game that featured the match-up between Michigan State University’s Earvin “Magic” Johnson and Indiana State University’s Larry Bird. Davis talks about how the legendary game changed basketball. Continue reading

  • April 10, 2007  

    Although the Rutgers University women’s basketball team has agreed to meet with radio and television talk show host Don Imus, its players and coach expressed anger Tuesday over his racially tinged comments about them. Continue reading