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June 17, 2009
Cornell Receives NCAA Women's Basketball Grant
Cornell has been selected by the NCAA as one of 18 institutions or conferences to receive a women's basketball grant for the 2009-10 season as part of the NCAA Division I Women's Basketball Grant Program.

May 12, 2009
All-Ivy Women's Basketball -- 2008-09
Dartmouth sophomore forward Brittney Smith followed her Rookie of the Year campaign with an impressive second act earning 2008-09 Ivy League Women's Basketball Player of the Year and unanimous first-team All-Ivy honors.

May 7, 2009
Dartmouth Women Win Ivy Title, Punch NCAA Ticket
Dartmouth captures the Ivy Women's Basketball title outright, its second-straight and 17th League crown overall, with a 64-51 win over Harvard.

April 17, 2009
Penn Names Mike McLaughlin Women's Basketball Coach
Penn director of athletics Steve Bilsky has announced the hiring of Mike McLaughlin as the Quakers' head coach of women's basketball.

April 10, 2009
Harvard Outshot by St. John's in WNIT First Round
Harvard closed out its season with a 83-60 defeat to St. John's at Carnesseca Arena in the first round of the Postseason Women's NIT.

March 23, 2009
First Step in Becoming a Winner: Act Like One
Harvard women's basketball coach Kathy Delaney-Smith led her team to an upset of Stanford at the 1998 women's tournament, the only time a No. 16 has beaten a No. 1. Click <a href=" http://www.nytimes.com/2009/03/21/sports/ncaabasketball/21harvard.html?scp=1&sq=By%20MELISSA%20JOHNSON&st=cse">here</a> for the recent New York Times feature.

March 22, 2009
Dartmouth Loses to Maryland in NCAA First Round
Dartmouth saw its season come to an end with an 82-53 loss to top-seeded Maryland in the first round of the 2009 NCAA Division I Women's Basketball Championship.

March 22, 2009
Road to Success
Former Brown basketball player Lindsay Gottlieb has risen quickly through the coaching ranks, leading UC-Santa Barbara to a NCAA Tournament berth in her first season, as she picked up the Big West Coach of the Year award in the process. Click inside to read more about Gottlieb's road to success.

March 22, 2009
Women's Hoops to Come Down to Regular-Season Finale
The 2009 Ivy Women's Basketball title race will come down to one game, or maybe two, to determine the League's NCAA Tournament representative. If needed, the one-game playoff would take place at 7 p.m. on Thursday, March 12 at Brown's Pizzitola Sports Center in Providence, R.I.

March 21, 2009
Double Trouble
Dartmouth's Koren Schram has become a double threat for the Big Green, both on the basketball court and as a premed major. Click <a href=" http://sports.espn.go.com/ncaa/columns/story?columnist=hays_graham&id=3531102">here</a> for the recent ESPN.com feature.

March 20, 2009
Harvard Takes on St. John's in Postseason WNIT
Harvard takes on St. John's in Queens, N.Y., Friday, March 20 at 7 p.m. in the first round of the 2009 Postseason WNIT.

March 20, 2009
Ivy Women's Hoops NCAA Tournament Central
Dartmouth faces top-seeded Maryland at 2:30 pm on ESPN. Click inside for all of the game info, including the Official Ivy League Women's Basketball Postseason Release.

March 16, 2009
Dartmouth Meets Maryland in NCAA First Round
The Dartmouth women's basketball team is College Park, Md., to take on top-seeded Maryland in the first round of the 2009 NCAA Division I Women's Basketball Championship. The two teams square off Sunday, March 22 at 2:30 p.m. on ESPN.

March 9, 2009
Ivy Weekly Women's Basketball Awards 17 - 3/9
Harvard senior guard Emily Tay saved her best offensive output for her final game at Lavietes Pavilion with a career-high and an Ivy regular-season high 34 points on 15-for-19 shooting to pace this week's Ivy Women's Basketball weekly awards.

March 7, 2009
Ivy Men's & Women's Hoops Head into Pivotal Weekend
Heading into the final full travel weekend, four Ivy men's teams are still alive with a shot at a share of the title, while on the women's side, Dartmouth holds a one-game lead over archrival Harvard with three games remaining. Click inside for all the scenarios.

March 2, 2009
Ivy Weekly Women's Basketball Awards 16 - 3/2
Harvard senior guard Emily Tay came up big in the Crimson's weekend sweep with a season-high 23 points and six assists against Columbia and 16 points, nine rebounds and five assists in a win over Cornell to pace this week's Ivy Women's Basketball weekly awards.

February 26, 2009
Climbing the Coaching Ladder: Queen Smith
Check inside for our feature on Yale assistant women's basketball coach Queen Smith.

February 25, 2009
Climbing the Coaching Ladder: Dale Parker
Check inside for our feature on Cornell assistant women's basketball coach Dale Parker.

February 23, 2009
Climbing the Coaching Ladder: Carrie Moore
Check inside for our feature on Princeton Director of Women's Basketball Operations Carrie Moore.

February 23, 2009
Ivy Weekly Women's Basketball Awards 15 - 2/23
Columbia sophomore forward Judie Lomax continued her double-double streak in leading the Lions to their first Ivy weekend sweep of the season to highlight this week's Ivy Women's Basketball weekly awards.

February 16, 2009
Ivy Weekly Women's Basketball Awards 14 - 2/16
Harvard sophomore forward Emma Markley flirted with a triple-double equaling her career high with 27 points and setting career highs with 14 rebounds and eight blocks against Columbia to highight the Ivy Women's Basketball weekly awards this week.

February 9, 2009
Ivy Weekly Women's Basketball Awards 13 - 2/9
Princeton swept the Ivy Women's Basketball weekly awards this week with senior guard Whitney Downs (pictured) sharing Player of the Week honors with Harvard's Brogan Berry and freshman forward Devona Allgood earning Rookie of the Week recognition for the second-straight week.

February 5, 2009
Dartmouth's Schram a Lowe's Finalist
Dartmouth women's basketball senior co-captain Koren Schram has been selected as a national finalist for the 2008-09 Lowe's Senior CLASS Award, which focuses on classroom, character, community and competition.

February 5, 2009
Two Ivies Named Women's Hoops Academic All-District
Columbia's Kathleen Barry and Dartmouth's Darcy Rose< were named District 1 second-team selections on the annual <i>ESPN The Magazine</i> Academic All-District teams for women's basketball announced by CoSIDA.

February 2, 2009
Ivy Weekly Women's Basketball Awards 12 - 2/2
Cornell's Lauren Benson (pictured) and Harvard's Emily Tay share Ivy Women's Basketball Player of the Week honors leading their respective teams to road sweeps in the first full weekend of Ivy League play.

January 26, 2009
Ivy Weekly Women's Basketball Awards 11 - 1/26
Dartmouth sophomore forward Brittney Smith matched her career-high with 24 points adding nine rebounds, two steals and two blocks in a win over Bryant to highlight this week's Ivy Women's Basketball weekly awards.

January 25, 2009
Co-Champion Dartmouth to Face Vermont in WNIT
The Dartmouth women's basketball team will continue its season in the Postseason WNIT with a trip to Vermont this Thursday. The Big Green were selected to face the Catamounts from the America East after tying for first-place with an 11-3 record and making it to the Ivy League Playoffs.

January 25, 2009
Cornell Secures First-Ever NCAA Women's Bid
The Cornell Big Red women's basketball team has booked its first-ever NCAA tournament bid after defeating the Dartmouth Big Green, 64-47, in the final game of the Ivy League Basketball Playoffs at Columbia.

January 25, 2009
Cornell To Face UConn
The Cornell women's basketball team will open the 2008 NCAA Championship at the Arena at Harbor Yard in Bridgeport, Conn., taking on top-seeded Connecticut in the first round matchup. The Big Red learned of its tournament fate when the brackets were announced on Monday night on ESPN.

January 25, 2009
Cornell's Season Ends at Hands of #1 UConn
The Cornell women's basketball team closed out its memorable 2007-08 season with an 89-47 loss to No. 1 Connecticut on Sunday evening at the Arena at Harbor Yard in the first round of the 2008 NCAA women's basketball tournament. The Ivy League champion Big Red closed its season with a 20-9 record, while the Huskies improved to 33-1.

January 25, 2009
Cowher Named Second-Team Lowe's Senior All-America
With balloting for the Lowe's Senior CLASS Award complete, Meagan Cowher earned a spot on the second-team Senior All-America, the award's organizers announced this week. The senior led the Ivy League in scoring for a second year in a row with 17.7 points per game.

January 25, 2009
Crafting a Leader
As a high school senior, Kristen Craft didn't know what Dartmouth was, where it was located or, most importantly, what it wanted to do with her. But four years later, the Iowa native has found the answer to that third question - it wanted a leader.

January 25, 2009
Dartmouth Earns Date with Cornell
The Dartmouth women's basketball team utilized clutch shooting and timely free throws to hold off a furious charge by the Harvard Crimson to with the first round the Ivy League Playoffs. It will now face Cornell on Sunday at 2 pm for the right to represent the Ivy League in the NCAAs.

January 25, 2009
Dartmouth's Scott Awarded Charles T. Stoner Scholarship
The Women's Basketball Coaches Association (WBCA) has selected Dartmouth senior Sydney Scott as the winner of this year's Charles T. Stoner Law Scholarship Award. The scholarship is named for the former legal consultant for the WBCA and is presented annually female collegiate basketball player intending to pursue law.

January 25, 2009
Princeton's Groves Earns National Leadership Award
Princeton women's basketball freshman Angela Groves was recently honored with the Tavis Smiley Foundation's Youth in Action Award, a national honor. She earned the award as the founder of the Youth Covenant Committee in Cleveland, Ohio.

January 25, 2009
The Ambitious Double
Cornell two-sport star Jeomi Maduka will be on the national stage twice this weekend - first in track, then in basketball. Caryn Grant caught up with the busy Maduka for a feature in today's USA Today.

January 25, 2009
Three Teams Share Crown
Dartmouth and Cornell needed help from Yale on Saturday night and the Bulldogs obliged, defeating Harvard to make the Ivy League women's basketball championship a colorful one. All at 11-3, the Big Red, the Big Green and the Crimson share the title and will battle in a playoff for the NCAA automatic bid. <font color="red">This story is updated with playoff information.</font color>

January 25, 2009
Vermont Outguns Dartmouth Women in WNIT
Four players in double-figures propelled Vermont to a 69-50 win over Dartmouth in the first round of the postseason WNIT. The Catamounts advance to the second round to play Boston College on Monday night. The Big Green was making its fourth-straight postseason appearance.

January 19, 2009
Ivy Weekly Women's Basketball Awards 10 - 1/19
Brown junior guard Courtney Lee (pictured) and Dartmouth sophomore forward Brittney Smith pace the Ivy Women's Basketball weekly awards with solid performances in their teams' respective wins last week.

January 12, 2009
Ivy Weekly Women's Basketball Awards 9 - 1/12
Dartmouth sophomore forward Brittney Smith turned in one of her finest performances of the season with 18 points and 11 rebounds leading the Big Green to a 59-55 win in its Ivy opener at Harvard to pace the Ivy Women's Basketball weekly awards.

January 5, 2009
Ivy Weekly Women's Basketball Awards 8 - 1/5
Columbia forward Judie Lomax had another impressive week averaging a double-double, including 20 points and 13 rebounds in her hometown of Washington, D.C., to pace the Ivy Women's Basketball weekly awards.

December 29, 2008
Ivy Weekly Women's Basketball Awards 7 - 12/29
Columbia sophomore standout Judie Lomax had a monster week averaging a double-double (19.0 ppg and 15.5 rpg), including a career-high 22 points against Cal State Northridge, to lead the Ivy Women's Basketball weekly awards.

December 22, 2008
Ivy Weekly Women's Basketball Awards 6 - 12/22
Yale junior forward Haywood Wright stuffed the box score with 18 points, 9 rebounds, 4 blocks, 4 steals and 2 assists in the Bulldogs' thrilling overtime win over Quinnipiac to pace the Ivy Women's Basketball weekly honors.

December 15, 2008
Ivy Weekly Women's Basketball Awards 5 - 12/15
Harvard sophomore forward Emma Markley extended her double-digit scoring streak to 10 and notched her third double-double of the season against Maine to cap off an impressive week to highlight the Ivy Women's Basketball weekly honors.

December 8, 2008
Ivy Weekly Women's Basketball Awards 4 - 12/8
On the strength of her first career double-double, senior forward Carrie Biemer earned Player of Week honors leading Penn to its first two wins of the season.

December 1, 2008
Ivy Weekly Women's Basketball Awards 3 - 12/1
Columbia's Judie Lomax averaged a double-double against Wagner and Drake, including shooting an impressive 68.2 percent from the field and recording one of the best rebounding performances in school history.

November 24, 2008
Ivy Weekly Women's Basketball Awards 2 - 11/24
Yale forward Melissa Colborne scored 19 and grabbed five rebounds on the Bulldogs' upset win over N.C. State while Harvard guard Brogan Berry averaged 9.5 points and 5.0 assists in the Crimson's games against Holy Cross and Marist.

November 21, 2008
High Hopes
Judie Lomax is hoping to bring renewed enthusiasm to the Columbia women's basketball program. Click <a href=" http://www.nytimes.com/2008/11/12/sports/ncaabasketball/12columbia.html?ref=ncaabasketball">here</a> for the recent New York Times feature.

November 17, 2008
2008-09 Ivy Women's Basketball Preview
The 2008-09 season for Ivy League Women's Basketball tips off this weekend with all eight teams hitting the court for their regular-season openers.

November 17, 2008
Ivy Weekly Women's Basketball Awards 1 - 11/17
Harvard's Emma Markley and Princeton's Lauren Edwards capture the first Ivy Women's Basketball weekly awards of the 2008-09 season.

November 14, 2008
Official 2008-09 Ivy Hoops Guide Released
With the Ivy hoops season getting underway tonight, the Ivy League is set to release the official 2008-09 Ivy League Men's and Women's Basketball Guide online version in .PDF format.

October 27, 2008
Harvard Tabbed as Women's Hoops Preseason Favorite
Harvard, co-champion with Cornell and Dartmouth last year, was selected as the preseason favorite to capture its third-straight Ivy women's basketball title.

October 9, 2008
Ivy Men's & Women's Basketball Schedules Released
The 2008-09 Ivy League men's and women's basketball composite schedules have been released and the upcoming season will see Ivy teams play tough non-conference slates.

August 14, 2008
Sneakerhead
Harry Hurt III of the New York Times recently spent some time testing sneakers with former Dartmouth basketball player-turned-Reebok product engineer Susan Roberts. Click <a href=" http://www.nytimes.com/2008/08/09/business/09pursuits.html?pagewanted=all">here</a> for the Times Business section story.

July 29, 2008
Dr. Do-It-All
In case you didn't already know it, Jeomi Maduka is an all-out superstar on and off the playing field. The rising senior is a two-sport phenom, all while keeping her spotless GPA in tact for her next challenge -- medical school.

July 20, 2008
Basketball Without Borders
Brown's Shae Fitzpatrick has partnered with the NBA and its Basketball Without Borders program to travel to India to work and experience first hand efforts to promote HIV prevention and help launch the "Literacy India" program for young children.