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  1. Q&A With CofC Head Coach Candice M. Jackson

    May 23, 2014, 4:49 PM EST

    On April 24, 2014, Candice M. Jackson, a former standout guard at Michigan State University and a rising star in the coaching profession was announced as the head women’s basketball coach at the College of Charleston.

  2. Home-Sweet-Home: Delle Donne Returns to The Bob

    May 13, 2014, 10:10 AM EST

    Former University of Delaware women’s basketball standout Elena Delle Donne will return to her old stomping grounds this evening as a member of the WNBA’s Chicago Sky in a preseason exhibition contest against the Washington Mystics. Tipoff is slated for 7 p.m. at the Bob Carpenter Center.  Limited tickets remain for the game. Delle Donne,…

  3. WBB: We Are All Family

    May 13, 2014, 9:39 AM EST

    We are all one at a time of somber.

  4. JMU’S Burkholder Signs with Mystics

    Apr 16, 2014, 10:35 PM EST

    One day after the 2014 WNBA Draft, James Madison women’s basketball senior guard Kirby Burkholder signed a free-agent contract with the Washington Mystics.

  5. 2014 WNBA Draft Day!

    Apr 14, 2014, 5:18 PM EST

    Tonight, April 14th, ESPN2 will air the 2014 WNBA Draft live. Over the past 16 years, the league has seen 14 players drafted to the WNBA.

  6. Hofstra’s Khan Promoted to Associate HC

    Apr 1, 2014, 2:42 PM EST

    Faisal Khan has been promoted to Associate Head Coach, it was announced today by Hofstra Head Women’s Basketball Coach Krista Kilburn-Steveskey.

  7. Around the Women’s #CAAHoops Rim – Postseason Bound!

    Mar 19, 2014, 4:47 PM EST

    March Madness is here and #CAAHoops women’s teams are ready to play. Three teams were selected to participate in the 2014 postseason – James Madison (2014 CAA Champions), Delaware and College of Charleston. In this blog, I thought I should give you five facts for the CAA postseason and each team advancing to get your bracket brains brewing.

  8. Around the Women’s #CAAHoops Rim – Championship Preview

    Mar 12, 2014, 7:38 AM EST

    The full bracket and all of your championship needs can be found on, but your quick look on each team before the tournament starts is right here on the CAA Baseline Buzz.

  9. Around the Women’s #CAAHoops Rim – Mar. 3

    Mar 3, 2014, 10:21 PM EST

    We have counted down the days to the start of the season and now we are counting down the days to the final regular season game. The CAA Women’s Basketball Championship is just around the corner and it seems just like we started the 2013-14 season yesterday.

  10. Around the Women’s #CAAHoops Rim – Feb. 24

    Feb 24, 2014, 6:24 PM EST

    No. 1 is the theme of this blog. Then the chase is on… for all other seeds.

  11. Around the Women’s #CAAHoops Rim – Feb. 17

    Feb 18, 2014, 9:20 AM EST

    Two and a half weeks left in the regular season … but still so much time for CAA women’s basketball teams to move throughout the standings before the 2014 conference championship.

  12. DI Cabinet Shifts Dates of NCAA WBB Tourament

    Feb 14, 2014, 10:30 AM EST

    Beginning in 2015, the preliminary rounds of the Division I Women’s Basketball Championship will take place on a Friday through Monday schedule, the Division I Championships/Sports Management Cabinet decided Tuesday.

  13. Betty Jaynes, A Legend & Pioneer of WBB

    Feb 11, 2014, 5:28 PM EST

    There are so many people that make college athletics special. There are those people who pour their heart and soul in to their jobs, as well as their pride and give it their all to make the smallest pieces fit together for a bigger cause. Today, the women’s basketball community, and college athletics as a whole, lost one of those very special people – Betty Faith (Jump Shot) Jaynes.

  14. Around the Women’s #CAAHoops Rim – Feb. 10

    Feb 10, 2014, 5:56 PM EST

    Mid-season check point and James Madison continues to run with a 9-0 record, while others battle between each other for the rest of the conference standings.

  15. When Stuck, Follow The Duck – Towson WBB’s “Ducky”

    Feb 6, 2014, 9:57 AM EST

    When the Towson’s women’s basketball team got stuck in Boston due to a snow storm this week, “Ducky” lightened the mood. I wanted to share with our followers some postings from – The Adventures of Ducky, which was posted via the Towson’s WBB Twitter account.

  16. Seahawks Ready to “Play 4Kay”

    Feb 5, 2014, 11:44 AM EST

    The UNCW women’s basketball team will once again take part in the Women’s Basketball Coaches Association’s “Play 4Kay” program, designed to raise awareness for breast cancer research, when it hosts Drexel Feb. 9 in a 1 p.m. CAA matinee at Trask Coliseum.

  17. Hopkins, CofC Takes on Cancer

    Feb 4, 2014, 9:26 AM EST

    The CAA has a special group of student-athletes as many of them take on the challenge to help others — off the court — and better the community. College of Charleston junior forward Mikaela Hopkins recently shared her story of how she anchored the Cougars to assist with a friend in need that was affected by cancer.

  18. Around the Women’s #CAAHoops Rim – Feb. 3

    Feb 3, 2014, 6:19 PM EST

    The Dukes of James Madison are rolling through the conference schedule as they improved to 6-0 overall. JMU has won four straight by 20+ points. With the impressive run that JMU has produced, the Dukes appeared back in the AP Poll when they received votes today (Feb. 3).

  19. Around the Women’s #CAAHoops Rim – Jan. 27

    Jan 28, 2014, 9:13 AM EST

    With a pair of wins last week, James Madison took sole possession of first place in the league standings at 5-0. This is the first time since 2006-07 that JMU has opened CAA play at 5-0.

  20. UD WBB to Host Health Awareness Day

    Jan 24, 2014, 11:06 AM EST

    In conjunction with this year’s Women’s Health Awareness game at the University of Delaware women’s basketball game on Sunday, Feb. 16, UD Athletics is celebrating women who have shown unparalleled bravery and strength while personally battling illness.

  21. Good Luck Dawn!

    Jan 23, 2014, 12:52 PM EST

    If you are a follower of #CAAHoops, you probably know of James Madison’s former all-star Dawn Evans. #GetWellDawn

  22. Around the Women’s #CAAHoops Rim – Jan. 20

    Jan 20, 2014, 4:26 PM EST

    The box scores were loaded this past week for CAA Women’s Hoops. James Madison and Drexel remain unbeaten in conference play with 3-0 records. The two teams battled in Harrisonburg, Va. on Thursday, Jan. 23… a game any #CAAHoops fan would not want to miss this season.

  23. Around the Women’s #CAAHoops Rim – Jan. 13

    Jan 13, 2014, 5:46 PM EST

    The weekly insight of women’s #CAAHoops notes and tidbits from around the league.

  24. #CAAHoops Game Day Preview – Jan. 12

    Jan 12, 2014, 12:17 PM EST

    The first full weekend of conference play is ahead in CAA basketball, with four women’s contests on Sunday all tipping at 2 p.m.

  25. Around the Women’s #CAAHoops Rim – Jan. 6

    Jan 6, 2014, 4:12 PM EST

    Conference play began, as the 2013 CAA defending champs – Delaware – welcomed Hofstra to the Bob in Newark on Sunday, Jan. 5 as the only CAA contest of the opening day. The Blue Hens earned an overtime win over the Pride.

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