Texas' string of first-round losses is now four in a row after the Longhorns fell on Saturday in Norfolk to West Virginia 68-55.
Mar 17 4:52 PM ET | By Michelle Smith
Stanford's Chiney Ogwumike has a bruised knee and her return is questionable.
Mar 17 6:20 PM ET | By Michelle Smith
Hampton sent a letter to the NCAA because it was upset with drawing a No. 16 seed.
Mar 16 8:10 PM ET | By Michelle Smith
Texas coach Gail Goestenkors and a group of seniors are looking to break their NCAA tournament slump.
Mar 17 4:09 PM ET | By Michelle Smith
The Cardinal's quest for a national championship takes flight with an 8½-hour, 80-person travel day to Virginia to begin play in the NCAA tournament.
Mar 16 | By Michelle Smith
Stanford's name appeared as the No. 1 seed in the Fresno Region along with No. 16 Hampton as the first two teams officially in the NCAA tournament. The Cardinal locker room -- a family-only affair with players, coaches and staff -- erupted.
Mar 12 | By Michelle Smith
Nneka Ogwumike scored 29 points in a 77-62 win over California that lifted Stanford (31-1) to its ninth title and extended its win streak over Pac-12 foes to 78 games.
Mar 10 8:08 PM ET | By Michelle Smith
Stanford and Cal struggled but earned their places in the Pac-12 final.
Mar 9 11:28 PM ET | By Michelle Smith
The Pac-12 is expected to announce next week new venues for its postseason basketball tournaments.
Mar 9 9:25 PM ET | By Michelle Smith
In what promises to be a hectic few weeks, Stanford senior Nneka Ogwumike will finish her course work, lead her team on an NCAA tournament run and likely become the first pick in the WNBA draft.
Mar 9 | By Michelle Smith
The Cardinal, heavy favorites in the Pac-12 tournament, are gunning for a No. 1 NCAA seed, while Cal and USC hope to make a case for getting in.
Mar 7 10:50 AM ET | By Michelle Smith
Mar 4 | By Michelle Smith
Championship Week kicks off Wednesday. Here is a breakdown of the six major conference tournaments.
Feb 29 | By Michelle Smith
In this week's installment of our behind-the-scenes look at the Cardinal: Senior Grace Mashore has seen precious little playing time in four years, but her hard work and heart have not gone unnoticed. She's a fan favorite at Maples.
Feb 27 | By Michelle Smith
The Pac-12's athletic style has been a challenge for the injury-riddled Utes, but coach Anthony Levrets likes his team's progress.
Feb 22 | By Michelle Smith
In this week's installment of our behind-the-scenes look at the Cardinal, Stanford calls on men to provide size and strength matchups and round out a depleted roster.
Feb 17 | By Michelle Smith
Oregon State coach Scott Rueck inherited a patchwork lineup and went 9-21 his first season. Now, the Beavers are 17-7 and the surprise of the Pac-12.
Feb 15 | By Michelle Smith
In this week's installment of our behind-the-scenes look at the Cardinal, junior forward Joslyn Tinkle has battled back from a Final Four disappointment and earned the starting spot she coveted.
Feb 10 | By Michelle Smith
If it's up to the Baylor coach, Saturday's game will be the final time Texas A&M plays on her home floor.
Feb 8 | By Michelle Smith
In this week's installment of our behind-the-scenes look at the Cardinal, we witness a lot of sleeping on a Stanford bus ride and a prank or two, too.
Feb 7 | By Michelle Smith
National Girls and Women in Sports Day is a good time to reflect on all that has been inspirational in an 18-year career covering women's basketball.
Feb 1 | By Michelle Smith
Jeremy Abbott will get to enjoy being the king of U.S. men's figure skating for a few months after winning his third U.S. title this weekend, but the marquee may soon begin to get very crowded.
Jan 30 1:45 AM ET | By Michelle Smith
John Coughlin and Caydee Denney rallied to capture the pairs event at the U.S. Figure Skating Championships on Sunday with a nearly flawless skate.
Jan 29 9:41 PM ET | By Michelle Smith