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ACC update: Dyaisha Fair makes Syracuse a threat

The Syracuse Orange are 7-1 and it’s because of the stellar play and year-to-year improvement of Dyaisha Fair.

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WNBA players standing out in the WNBL

A quartet of players with WNBA experience—Aari McDonald, Mercedes Russell, Jordin Canada and Jade Melbourne—lead the WNBL in scoring so far this season.

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SEC update: Handing out one-month awards

Approximately one month into the 2023-24 season, let’s hand out some way-too-early honors, recognizing the SEC players who have helped their teams succeed through the non-conference schedule.

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EuroLeague Women: Week 8 preview

We’re halfway through group play in EuroLeague Women, which means it’s time for rematches to begin. Each Week 8 game will be a rematch of a game played in Week 1, so let’s look at what’s changed—and what hasn’t—since October.

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EuroLeague Women 2023-24

Catch up on all of Swish Appeal’s coverage of the 2023-24 EuroLeague Women competion.

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2024 WNBA Draft watch

Which NCAAW stars will hear their names called at the 2024 WNBA Draft? Check out Eric Nemchock’s prospect evaluations.

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Around the NCAAW Weekly 2023-24

Keep up with the exciting games, standout performances and more from the 2023-24 college season.

This Week in Women's Basketball

Around the NCAAW Weekly: Zags zap Stanford

Stanford falls from the ranks of the undefeated, bettered by Gonzaga. The ACC/SEC Challenge and Jimmy V Women’s Classic also produced some informative outcomes, including South Carolina surviving challenges from UNC and Duke.

2024 WNBA Draft watch: Te-Hina Paopao

Despite losing a massive amount of talent to the WNBA Draft last spring, South Carolina has started the 2023-24 NCAA season looking as dangerous as ever. Give credit to senior point guard Te-Hina Paopao, whose leadership and skillset have kept the Gamecocks from missing a beat.

Five ranked teams showcased in Jimmy V Classic

The Jimmy V Classic features a triple-header, beginning with No. 1 South Carolina at Duke (1 p.m. ET, ABC) followed by No. 11 UConn at No. 10 Texas (3 p.m. ET, ABC) and concluding with No. 16 Ohio State at No. 20 Tennessee (5 p.m. ET, ESPN).

Iowa update: No. 4 Hawkeyes don’t disappoint

It was business as usual for the Hawkeyes as they dominated before a star-studded crowd.

This Week in Women’s Basketball: Maya, Mone lead WBHOF Class of 2024

In April of 2024, Maya Moore and Seimone Augustus will lead a class of seven into the Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame. Kristi Toliver’s new gig, EuroCup Women playoffs and USA Basketball 3x3 action highlight other news in women’s hoops.

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Destiny Slocum on the significance of 24 and more

An introspective and insightful conversation with Destiny Slocum, who, after a successful college career and brief stint in the WNBA, is thriving in the EuroLeague.

LSU update: Reese returns, questions remain

Last season, LSU dominated on their way to a championship. This season, it’s been more about issues off the court and how head coach Kim Mulkey is (or is not) handling them.

Big Ten update: What’s up with Maryland?

Let’s bounce around the Big Ten, taking look at how three teams have started the 2023-24 season. In College Park, shooting woes are contributing to the Terrapins’ early turbulence, while hot shooting has kickstarted the Spartans in East Lansing. In Columbus, what is Celeste Taylor bringing to the Buckeyes?

EuroLeague Women: Gameday 7

It was an action-packed Gameday 7 of EuroLeague Women competition. Fenerbahçe remained unbeaten, while Sepsi won their first game.

No. 1 S. Carolina takes center stage at ACC/SEC Challenge

No. 1 South Carolina heads to Chapel Hill to take on No. 24 North Carolina, one of nine ACC/SEC Challenge contests on Thursday night. Down in Baton Rouge, No. 7 LSU hosts No. 9 Virginia Tech.

Six ranked teams highlight first night of ACC/SEC Challenge

The first ever ACC/SEC Challenge begins on Wednesday. Here’s preview of the first night’s games.

EuroLeague Women: Week 7 preview

The two remaining undefeated clubs in EuroLeague Women—Fenerbahçe Alagöz Holding and DVTK HUN-Therm—will meet in Week 7 of group play. Meanwhile, Çukurova Basketbol Mersin and ZVVZ USK Praha will play for the top spot in the Group B standings.

Big 12 update: No. 10 Texas, No. 13 Baylor and No. 14 K-State flash dominance

Three teams from the Big 12 are in the top 15 and look primed to dominate the conference.

WCBA update: Han, Chennedy shine in China

With the Women’s Chinese Basketball Association in full swing, here are a few highlights from current and former WNBA players who are participating in the league.

UConn update: Huskies have to recover from loss of Fudd

The No. 11 UConn Huskies (4-2) will have some rest this week before a busy December.

Iowa update: No. 4 Hawkeyes take Gulf Coast Showcase

At the Gulf Coast Showcase, the Hawkeyes did what they do best as they finally conquered an old foe. Iowa bettered Kansas State to capture the tournament title.

Natasha Mack on her hoops journey

Former Oklahoma State standout and WNBA player Natasha Mack discusses her basketball journey, which has taken her from small-town Texas to Montenegro and Turkey.

Around the NCAAW Weekly: Another upset by NC State!

A buffet of Thanksgiving basketball brought more upsets to the women’s college hoops table, headlined by the No. 10 NC State Wolfpack taking down another top-three team. The Green Bay Phoenix also scored another victory over a ranked team, while the Pac-12’s California teams keep winning.

BreakingT’s Black Friday bonanza!

Represent the greatness of the WNBA this holiday season! From now through Cyber Monday, all BreakingT hoodies are 20 percent off.

EuroLeague Women: Gameday 6

ASVEL begins their climb towards the top of Group A, while Fenerbahçe stays there thanks to Emma Meesseman’s triple-double.

No. 5 Iowa, No. 16 K-State to meet again in Gulf Coast Showcase?

Might we get a rematch between Iowa and Kansas State in the Gulf Coast Showcase championship game? Before then, be sure to catch No. 18 UNC and local team FGCU in action.

Four top-10 teams take court at Cayman Islands Classic

The Cayman Islands Classic features an absolutely stacked field with four top-10 teams. Catch No. 2 UCLA, No. 6 UConn, No. 7 LSU and No. 9 Virginia Tech in action.

Trio of top-25 teams take court in Fort Myers Tip-Off

With eight teams competing in two four-team tournaments, the Fort Myers Tip-Off Women’s Tournament offers several intriguing matchups. While No. 19 Tennessee, No. 21 Indiana and No. 22 Oklahoma all will meet in the Island Division, upstart Arkansas intrigues in the Shell Division.

Three top-15 teams to watch at the Paradise Jam

Among all the basketball action happening during the Thanksgiving weekend is the U.S. Virgin Islands Paradise Jam. Eight teams, including three top-15 teams, are participating in the event that kicks off on Thursday.

Get ready for the Cancun Challenge! 

No. 23 Washington State, Maryland, Creighton and Georgia Tech are among the 10 programs competing at the Cancun Challenge.

Will No. 4 Stanford prevail at the Ball Dawgs Classic?

Stanford, Florida State, Northwestern and Belmont head to Las Vegas to compete in the Ball Dawgs Classic.

EuroLeague Women: Week 6 preview

French club LDLC ASVEL Féminin is off to a rough start in EuroLeague Women group play. Reinforcements have arrived, though; Gabby Williams, Marine Johannès and Stefanie Dolson are all expected to play for ASVEL in Week 6.

Pac-12 update: No. 3 Colorado, No. 8 USC impress early on

With six teams in the top 25 rankings, including four in the top 10, the Pac-12 again is looking like one of the best conferences in the nation.