Women's basketball

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.
Tom Rickert/KYW Newsradio
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.
Bill Rudick
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.
Courtesy of Chestnut Hill Athletics/Jefferson Athletics
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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Deirdre Kane
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Matt Leon
July 05, 2019 - 12:25 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Deirdre Kane was one of the top women's basketball coaches in the nation in Division II. She spent 27 years at West Chester University before retiring in 2014. Kane won 447 games during her time at West Chester — 489 games overall as a collegiate head coach. She was...
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Georgia Tech head coach MaChelle Joseph
Robert Franklin/AP, file
March 26, 2019 - 4:35 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — MaChelle Joseph was fired Tuesday after nearly 16 seasons as the women's basketball coach at Georgia Tech, with the two sides giving strikingly different reasons for her dismissal. The school, which suspended Joseph late in the season for what it would only describe as a personnel...
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Drexel junior forward Bailey Greenberg leads the team in scoring and rebounding.
Courtesy of Drexel University Athletics
Matt Leon
March 21, 2019 - 3:34 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Drexel University women's basketball team will open play in the WNIT on Friday night when the Dragons visit Harvard University out of the Ivy League. Drexel has put together a fine season with a record of 24-8, and they fell just short of winning the CAA...
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The University of the Sciences women's basketball team brings a 29-2 record into the NCAA Tournament.
University of the Sciences Athletics
Matt Leon
March 14, 2019 - 1:01 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — In what has quickly become the norm for the University of the Sciences women's basketball team, the Devils are headed to the NCAA Division II Tournament. This is the third straight season the Devils have made the tournament field. This year, with a record of 29-2,...
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