Jun 12, 2014
Northern Virginia Daily
JMU roundup: Okafor wins Ashe scholar award
James Madison University women's basketball rising redshirt senior center Lauren Okafor has been named the Arthur Ashe, Jr. Female Sports Scholar of the Year by Diverse: Issues in Higher Education.
The Hartford Courant
UConn's Geno Auriemma Names National Team Assistants
DePaul University's Doug Bruno, Cheryl Reeve, head coach of the WNBA 's Minnesota Lynx , and University of South Carolina's Dawn Staley, have been selected as assistants for the 2014 USA Basketball women's world championship team to be coached by Geno Auriemma .
Navy's Stefanie Pemper Named as Court Coach for USA Basketball Team Trials
Collegiate head coaches Stefanie Pemper of the U.S. Naval Academy and Jackie Carson of Furman University today were announced as court coaches for the 2014 USA Basketball Women's U18 National Team Trials, which will take place May 23-27 at the U.S. Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colo.
Sun tab Ogwumike with No. 1 pick in WNBA Draft
Finishing the 2014 season with a 10-24 record-worst in the WNBA and worst in franchise history-earned the Connecticut Sun the No.