Eric has been writing about women's basketball since 2014 and has been a Chicago Sky season ticket holder since 2012. Among his favorite things in life are Calvin and Hobbes, Rush (the band), and well-executed drag screens.
The South Carolina Gamecocks are the best team in Division I, and they’re close to running the table in SEC play for the second-consecutive season.
Çukurova Basketbol Mersin wasted no time getting Kahleah Copper getting acclimated in the EuroLeague Women playoffs and now looks to close out its quarterfinals series against Casademont Zaragoza. Meanwhile, ZVVZ USK Praha seeks another blowout win over Beretta Famila Schio.
Ranked No. 2, the Ohio State Buckeyes are one of the nation’s hottest teams, and they’re inching closer to winning another Big Ten regular season conference championship.
Star-studded Turkish club Fenerbahçe Alagöz Holding enters the EuroLeague Women postseason as a popular choice to win it all. The field is plenty strong, too, with well-balanced teams like ZVVZ USK Praha and Çukurova Basketbol Mersin.
The South Carolina Gamecocks look a lot different this season, but they just keep on winning. Center Kamilla Cardoso has factored heavily into the Gamecocks’ success with her size and defensive ability.
A ranked matchup between the No. 6 NC State Wolfpack and the No. 16 Notre Dame Fighting Irish leads off a packed ACC schedule this Thursday. Later, the Duke Blue Devils will try to continue their success against the conference-leading No. 12 Virginia Tech Hokies.
Swish Appeal’s EuroLeague Women analysts, Eric Nemchcok and Łukasz Muniowski, select their All-Group Teams. The Quarter-Finals begin Feb. 21.
The Minnesota Lynx made several splashes early in free agency, adding guards Courtney Williams and Natisha Hiedeman and forward Alanna Smith. There’s still more work to be done, however.
Georgia Amoore is best known for her 3-point shooting, and for good reason; she’s one of the NCAA’s most prolific long-range shooters. She’s made strides in other areas of her game, though, and is playing WNBA Draft-worthy basketball as a senior at Virginia Tech.