College Sports Archive

  • SE Louisiana put on probation for lying to NCAA

    Southeastern Louisiana's volleyball team will be on probation through 2018 and fined $5,000 because a former volleyball coach was found to have lied to NCAA enforcement staff.

    Apr 9 5:41 PM ET

  • The Buzz: Donovan McNabb partied with UConn

    The former NFL star took a whole lot of selfies with the NCAA champions in Tampa.

    Apr 9 2:46 PM ET | By D'Arcy Maine

  • Notre Dame junior Loyd to enter WNBA draft

    Notre Dame junior Jewell Loyd declared herself eligible for the WNBA draft on Wednesday, a night after the Irish lost in the national championship game to UConn.

    Apr 8 11:19 PM ET

  • UConn returns home with 10th national title

    UConn President Susan Herbst calls the school's basketball teams the university's front porch -- it's the first thing the outside world sees.

    Apr 8 8:05 PM ET

  • North Texas hiring Mitchell as women's coach

    Former North Texas women's basketball player Jalie Mitchell is returning to her alma mater as coach.

    Apr 8 7:39 PM ET

  • Obama congratulates Duke, UConn for titles

    President Barack Obama has congratulated the Duke men's and University of Connecticut women's teams on winning the NCAA basketball championships.

    Apr 8 5:18 PM ET

  • espnW softball player of week: Lauren Haeger

    She isn't our hitter of the week or pitcher of the week, but with her all-around excellence Florida's Lauren Haeger personifies the term player of the week.

    Apr 8 11:07 AM ET | By Graham Hays

  • UConn women give Geno 10th national title

    The Connecticut women's third straight national title came with a bit of history Tuesday night. Their 63-53 win over Notre Dame allowed Geno Auriemma to equal John Wooden.

    Apr 8 10:51 AM ET | By Kate Fagan

  • These Huskies know how to celebrate

    With three national titles in a row, UConn has this celebration thing down pat. Revel in the confetti, clutch yet another trophy, cut down the nets -- oh, and don't forget the game of Uno.

    Apr 8 9:02 AM ET | By Michelle Smith

  • Mosqueda-Lewis makes big impact in final game

    Notre Dame was within six points with five minutes to play when UConn senior Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis nailed a backbreaking 3-pointer. "That was the game," Irish coach Muffet McGraw said.

    Apr 7 | By Mechelle Voepel

  • It's three titles for UConn's Stewart -- and counting

    Breanna Stewart didn't take over the title game like in recent seasons. But with three championships in three years -- and as many Most Outstanding Player awards -- she has reached rarefied air.

    Apr 7 | By Mechelle Voepel

  • Moriah Jefferson's bursts bust Notre Dame

    Connecticut guard Moriah Jefferson might not have had the perfect championship game against Notre Dame, but she played a perfectly complete one, providing much-needed sparks for the Huskies.

    Apr 7 | By Graham Hays

  • How UConn beat Notre Dame to win 10th title

    The Connecticut women beat Notre Dame to claim their 10th national title and allow Geno Auriemma to equal John Wooden.

    Apr 7 | By Charlie Creme

  • #FromWhereISit: Super Bowl XLIX Edition

    #FromWhereISit: College Basketball Championship Edition

    Here are a few of the best views from fans enjoying a personal couch holiday during the NCAA women's basketball championship.

    Apr 8 12:39 AM ET | By Adena Andrews

  • Halftime analysis: UConn 31, Notre Dame 23

    Notre Dame committed 13 first-half turnovers to fall behind at halftime.

    Apr 7 | By Charlie Creme

  • NCAA softball: 5 things you need to know

    Even in a week in which Rutgers gave up 16 runs in an inning yet won, Longwood's Megan Baltzell going undrafted by National Pro Fastpitch stood out as odd.

    Apr 7 9:09 PM ET | By Graham Hays

  • #WSmackTalk: Where Bragging Rights Are On The Line

    Follow the action as former Notre Dame Fighting Irish Kayla McBride (@kaymac_2123) and ex-Husky Stefanie Dolson(@bigmamastef) represent for their alma maters.

    Apr 7 6:17 PM ET

  • Lobo And Golic Bet on UConn-Notre Dame

    No matter who claims the NCAA women's basketball title, we're all winners here.

    Apr 7 12:29 PM ET | By D'Arcy Maine

  • Can Turner be the difference for Notre Dame?

    Forward Brianna Turner, who was sidelined with an injury when UConn beat Notre Dame earlier this season, was one of the best players on Sunday. The Irish need her to play even bigger on Tuesday.

    Apr 6 | By Charlie Creme

  • Minnesota's Zahui B. declares for WNBA draft

    Minnesota sophomore Amanda Zahui B. has declared for the WNBA draft.

    Apr 7 9:23 AM ET

  • UConn is espnW's unanimous pick to win

    Notre Dame has the best offensive execution to test UConn -- but it likely won't be enough. Breanna Stewart and the Huskies' supporting cast are on yet another early April roll.

    Apr 6

  • 10 reasons UConn could win title No. 10

    UConn is on the verge of history: a 10th NCAA title. So how did the Huskies come to rule women's basketball? Here are 10 reasons why UConn has become the game's standard bearer.

    Apr 6 | By Michelle Smith

  • Creme: Why UConn will beat Notre Dame

    Will Tuesday's title game mark another UConn three-peat, or one of the biggest upsets in recent Final Four history? Here's why the Huskies have to be considered the favorites.

    Apr 6 | By Charlie Creme

  • UConn seniors wrap up careers with no regrets

    The success Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis and Kiah Stokes experienced at Connecticut is due to a coach who always felt there was more to accomplish despite the records and wins.

    Apr 6 | By Graham Hays

  • Irish 'so much tougher' since loss to UConn

    Even Notre Dame acknowledges it's an underdog vs. UConn. No team in the past five years has won more big games and not won a title. But here's why this year might be different.

    Apr 6 | By Mechelle Voepel