Women's basketball

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Matt Leon
July 19, 2020 - 5:57 pm
Amy Mallon was named the new head women's basketball coach at Drexel University in late March. She talked with Matt Leon about her career, and her expectations once basketball resumes. Read more here.
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The Jefferson University women's basketball team won the CACC title by beating Holy Family on Sunday, 63-59.
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Matt Leon
March 09, 2020 - 3:06 pm
For the third straight year and fifth time in the last six years, the Jefferson University women's basketball team is headed to the NCAA Division II Tournament. Read more here.
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The Rowan University women's basketball team celebrates it's New Jersey Athletic Conference title.
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Matt Leon
March 04, 2020 - 5:29 pm
One of the most pleasant surprises on the local college basketball scene this season has been the emergence of the Division III Rowan University women's team down in Glassboro, New Jersey. Read more here.
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Kate Pearson
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1-On-1 with Matt Leon
February 27, 2020 - 3:41 pm
Kate Pearson is one of the top women's college basketball coaches in the region. She is in the midst of her 11th season at Division III Cabrini University in Radnor, where she has won more than 200 games and led the Cavaliers to five NCAA Tournaments. Read more here.
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Penn freshman guard Kayla Padilla leads the Ivy League in scoring at 18.7 ppg.
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Matt Leon
February 13, 2020 - 3:16 pm
The University of Pennsylvania women's basketball team heads to New England this weekend for a couple of key Ivy League games against Brown on Friday night and Yale on Saturday. Read more here.
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Before the Lower Merion and Upper Darby girls basketball teams took the floor Tuesday night, both squads paused for a 33-second moment of silence to honor Kobe Bryant and his daughter Gianna..
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Justin Udo
January 29, 2020 - 9:00 am
Before the Lower Merion and Upper Darby girls basketball teams took the floor at Kobe Bryant Gymnasium on Tuesday night, both squads paused for a 33-second moment of silence to honor the NBA star who wore that number when he played for Lower Merion. Read more here.
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Cindy Griffin.
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1-On-1 with Matt Leon
January 17, 2020 - 3:47 pm
Cindy Griffin has spent nearly two decades as the head women's basketball coach at Saint Joseph's University and is one of the most successful coaches in the game today. Read more here.
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Lincoln is 11-2 under head coach Darrell Mosley.
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Matt Leon
December 26, 2019 - 12:41 pm
The Lincoln University women's basketball team is in the midst of an outstanding season, and the Lions ended the calendar year of 2019 with an exclamation point. Read more here.
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Jim Connolly is the new head women's basketball coach at Division II Chestnut Hill College.
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Matt Leon
October 08, 2019 - 3:40 pm
The Division II Chestnut Hill College women's basketball team has a new head coach.
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Candice Signor-Brown
Swarthmore Athletics/Vassar Athletics
Matt Leon
August 02, 2019 - 12:23 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Swarthmore College has a new women's basketball coach. Candice Signor-Brown is taking over the program from Renee DeVarney, who stepped down after 14 seasons. "I'm really excited about the opportunity and looking forward to being at Swarthmore," Signor-Brown said. She...
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