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NCAA seeks to dismiss college athletes’ federal lawsuit

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) -- The NCAA is seeking to dismiss a federal lawsuit by two college athletes that seeks to prevent the association from limiting compensation athletes can make from their names, images and likenesses.Attorneys for the NCAA filed...

Ex-UNC coach Sylvia Hatchell pleads guilty in fatal crash

Former North Carolina women’s basketball coach Sylvia Hatchell pled guilty this week after she was involved in a traffic accident that killed an 89-year-old woman in January, according to the Associated Press. Hatchell pled guilty to a misdemeanor death by...

Ex-UNC women’s basketball coach pleads guilty in crash

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) -- Former University of North Carolina basketball coach Sylvia Hatchell has pleaded guilty to charges stemming from a traffic accident in January that killed an elderly woman, officials said.The Durham County District Attorney's Office said Hatchell...

Florida State women’s coach taking leave to be with ill mom

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) -- Florida State women's basketball coach Sue Semrau is taking a leave of absence to be with her mother, who is recovering from ovarian cancer, the school announced Tuesday.Semrau, who will spend time with her family...

Ex-coach Marlene Stollings preparing to sue Texas Tech

Marlene Stollings, the former Texas Tech women’s basketball coach who was fired after accusations of verbal abuse and creating a “toxic environment,” is preparing to sue the school, ESPN’s Mechelle Voepel reported Thursday.Stollings believes she was fired without cause...

Big East women’s basketball tourney returning to Connecticut

UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) -- The Big East Conference is moving its women's basketball tournament to the Mohegan Sun Arena in Connecticut.The move, announced Tuesday, follows the return of the University of Connecticut to the Big East from the American...

Oklahoma coach Sherri Coale apologizes after accusations from former players

Oklahoma women’s basketball coach Sherri Coale apologized in a statement on Sunday night after several former players called her out for insensitive and racist comments."To hear the concerns raised by my former student-athletes is disheartening, because it is clear...

Sooners women’s coach Sherri Coale apologizes to ex players

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) -- Veteran Oklahoma women's basketball coach Sherri Coale apologized Sunday night after a number of former players described incidents of racial insensitivity during their time playing for the Sooners.Former player Gioya Carter tweeted her thoughts about...

Big East basketball teams to wear Black Lives Matter patches

Men’s and women’s basketball players in the Big East will wear Black Lives Matter patches on their uniforms during the 2020-21 college basketball season. The conference announced the news Wednesday as part of its continuing anti-racism efforts.“We are proud that...

Texas Tech hires former player Gerlich as women’s coach

LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) -- Texas Tech announced Tuesday that Krista Gerlich, a former Lady Raiders assistant coach and player who helped the program win its only national championship in 1993, will be the new women's basketball coach.Gerlich has been...

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