South Carolina senior Destanni Henderson caps her college basketball career with a national title

MINNEAPOLIS — South Carolina’s Destanni Henderson sized up Paige Bueckers. It was two minutes into the fourth quarter of the 2022 NCAA national championship game between the Gamecocks and the UConn Huskies on Sunday night. Henderson dribbled the ball with her right hand as Bueckers tried to cheat a ball screen. But Henderson burst through … Read more

South Carolina Gamecocks go wire to wire against UConn Huskies to win second national title under Dawn Staley

10:16 PM ET Alexa PhilippouESPN Close Covers women’s college basketball and the WNBA Previously covered UConn and the WNBA Connecticut Sun for the Hartford Courant Stanford graduate and Baltimore native with further experience at the Dallas Morning News, Seattle Times and Cincinnati Enquirer MINNEAPOLIS — One year after a heartbreaking loss in the Final Four … Read more

Aliyah Boston’s redemption – National player of the year delivers NCAA title to South Carolina

3:18 AM BST Mechelle VoepelESPN.com Close Mechelle Voepel covers the WNBA, women’s college basketball, and other college sports for espnW. Voepel began covering women’s basketball in 1984, and has been with ESPN since 1996. MINNEAPOLIS — Do-overs don’t always happen in sports. The shot that bounces off the rim is the stuff of melancholy memories … Read more

Aliyah Boston leads No. 1 South Carolina into women’s final after win over Louisville

9:25 PM ET Mechelle VoepelESPN.com Close Mechelle Voepel covers the WNBA, women’s college basketball, and other college sports for espnW. Voepel began covering women’s basketball in 1984, and has been with ESPN since 1996. MINNEAPOLIS — The team that has been No. 1 in women’s basketball since this season began, South Carolina, will play for … Read more

Women’s Final Four 2022 – How the national championship matchup was set

MINNEAPOLIS — The South Carolina Gamecocks beat the Louisville Cardinals 72-59 in a battle of No. 1 seeds on Friday in the women’s Final Four. Aliyah Boston had 23 points and 18 rebounds for her 29th double-double this season. The consensus national player of the year led the Gamecocks to the national championship game a … Read more

Women’s Final Four 2022 – First look at the four teams headed to Minneapolis

11:49 PM ET Katie Barnes Close espnW.com Katie Barnes is a writer/reporter for espnW. Follow them on Twitter at Katie_Barnes3. Charlie Creme Close ESPN.com Charlie Creme projects the women’s NCAA tournament bracket for ESPN.com. The 2022 women’s Final Four is set. Three No. 1 seeds are making their way to Minneapolis. And after a double-overtime … Read more

Women’s NCAA tournament 2022 – UConn’s double-overtime win over NC State an instant classic

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. — By the time the first overtime tipped off Monday night in the Bridgeport Regional final of the 2022 women’s NCAA tournament, the game was already an instant classic. Never mind that the No. 1 seed NC State Wolfpack and second-seeded UConn would play 10 more minutes before the Huskies sealed a trip … Read more