Veteran coach Lin Dunn, who has coached at both the WNBA and college levels, is joining Kentucky as an assistant.
May 24 3:09 PM ET | By Mechelle Voepel
Stephanie White, Lin Dunn and Carolyn Peck know what it takes to succeed in women's basketball. Their return to the college level should boost the SEC and is good for the game overall.
May 25 11:47 AM ET | By Mechelle Voepel
Stephanie White, who led the Fever to the WNBA Finals last year, will take over Vanderbilt's program once this WNBA season is finished, according to multiple reports.
May 23 8:35 PM ET | By Mechelle Voepel
Forward Nneka Ogwumike will do whatever her team asks -- and needs -- as the Sparks look to challenge the likes of Minnesota and Phoenix for supremacy in the WNBA this season.
May 23 2:01 PM ET | By Mechelle Voepel
The curtain has gone up on the WNBA's 20th season, and the league's cast of characters have taken center stage.
May 19 2:00 PM ET | By Mechelle Voepel
The WNBA announced Monday that starting with this 2016 season, it will offer advanced box scores after each game.
May 16 4:55 PM ET | By Mechelle Voepel
Twenty years after the WNBA's launch, the key pioneers reflect on how the league came to life, the obstacles it surmounted and the legacy it has created for a generation of women's hoops stars.
May 16 7:12 PM ET | By Mechelle Voepel
With a 30-point rout, the Sparks and Candace Parker opened the season exactly as they wanted to. But rookie Breanna Stewart showed that she is going to adapt to the league relatively quickly.
May 15 11:58 PM ET | By Mechelle Voepel
Which teams will challenge Minnesota at the top of the WNBA? Which eight look poised to reach the postseason? And who are the preseason picks for MVP and all-league honors?
May 12 6:49 PM ET | By Mechelle Voepel
There's much to celebrate this season as the WNBA turns 20. But how will the Olympics and new playoff format impact the season? Who are the MVP front-runners? Will Dallas embrace the Wings?
May 9 11:32 PM ET | By Mechelle Voepel
The U.S. roster should have been built around Diana Taurasi, Maya Moore and Candace Parker. But Parker was left out, reigniting the idea of favoritism within the program toward UConn players.
Apr 28 | By Mechelle Voepel
Melanie Balcomb has resigned as head coach of Vanderbilt after 14 seasons with the program.
Apr 27 8:55 PM ET | By Mechelle Voepel
No. 1 draft pick Breanna Stewart was among the 12 players named to the U.S. women's basketball roster for the Rio Games. Elena Delle Donne and Brittney Griner will also make their Olympic debuts.
Apr 27 6:13 PM ET | By Mechelle Voepel
With at least 13 strong candidates for 12 roster spots, we anticipated tough cuts for the U.S. women's Olympic team. But leaving out Candace Parker, still at the peak of her game, is absurd.
Apr 25 | By Mechelle Voepel
After several allegations of verbal abuse and harassment made recently in women's basketball, it's clear the issue isn't going away. But it's also important to look at each case individually.
Apr 21 12:06 PM ET | By Mechelle Voepel
As expected, UConn swept the first three picks of the WNBA draft. The Seattle Storm, Connecticut Sun and Dallas Wings helped themselves the most with their draft picks on Thursday.
Apr 15 2:14 AM ET | By Mechelle Voepel
After Breanna Stewart and Moriah Jefferson, there's a ton of speculation about which players will be picked in the first round of Thursday's WNBA draft (ESPN2, 7 p.m. ET).
Apr 13 1:53 PM ET | By Mechelle Voepel
The women's basketball world watched Tyler Summitt grow up. Now everyone is watching his career and reputation fall apart, a devastating scandal that has Louisiana Tech and Tennessee reeling.
Apr 12 9:35 AM ET | By Mechelle Voepel
Saying he is "profoundly disappointed" about a relationship he was involved in, Tyler Summitt, the son of Hall of Famer Pat Summitt, resigned as head coach at Louisiana Tech on Thursday.
Apr 9 9:40 AM ET | By Mechelle Voepel
Geno Auriemma moved ahead of legendary UCLA coach John Wooden on Tuesday with his 11th national championship. And after a sixth perfect season, Auriemma doesn't appear to be slowing down.
Apr 6 4:24 AM ET | By Mechelle Voepel
Making good on a bold statement four years ago, Breanna Stewart carried UConn to unprecedented heights. But it's only the beginning. The WNBA, and possibly the Olympics, await the Huskies star.
Apr 6 3:10 PM ET | By Mechelle Voepel
Nike chairman and co-founder Phil Knight joined the chorus of congratulations and penned a letter to UConn coach Geno Auriemma after his Huskies won the program's 11th national title.
Apr 5 11:49 PM ET | By Mechelle Voepel
Holy Husky trinity! Breanna Stewart, Diana Taurasi and Maya Moore are considered the best in UConn history. Taurasi tends to get the nod, but a fourth title for Stewart could complicate things.
Apr 5 1:39 PM ET | By Mechelle Voepel
What does it feel like to be a win away from four titles in as many years? UConn has a shot Tuesday. Will the Huskies hoist the trophy with a sense of peace or be haunted by falling short?
Apr 5 4:28 PM ET | By Mechelle Voepel
For the fourth straight year, two teams from the former Big East Conference will play for the national championship. In its first title game, Syracuse will try to pull off the upset of the ages.
Apr 4 11:57 AM ET | By Mechelle Voepel