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Griner, Ogwumike Among Women’s Wooden Finalists

Brittney Griner of Baylor, Nnemkadi Ogwumike of Stanford and Skylar Diggins of Notre Dame are among the finalists for the John R. Wooden Award.


Brittney Griner of the Baylor Bears drives to the basket. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Baylor’s Brittney Griner Leads AP All-America Team

Baylor center Brittney Griner is a unanimous pick for The Associated Press’ women’s All-America team, earning the honor for the second straight season.


NCAA Basketball Tournament - Colorado v Baylor

Florida Up Next For Top-Seeded Lady Bears

The Lady Bears haven’t lost since falling in the quarterfinals of last year’s tournament. They routed UC Santa Barbara on Sunday.


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Baylor’s Odyssey Gets Top-Ranked Lady Bears Going

Sims usually works the ball up the court and makes a pass. But if opposing teams are intent on surrounding Griner with multiple defenders, the feisty point guard can just as easily make a jumper or drive to the basket herself.


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Baylor No. 1 In Final AP Women’s Poll

Baylor is the unanimous No. 1 choice in The Associated Press final women’s college basketball poll while Princeton becomes the first Ivy League team to join the rankings, entering at No. 24.


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Baylor Rolls Past K-State Into Big 12 Title Game

Brittney Griner had a career-high 45 points, 10 rebounds and seven blocked shots, leading No. 1 Baylor to an 86-65 rout of Kansas State on Friday in the Big 12 tournament semifinals.


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No. 1 Lady Bears Tops Texas Tech 72-48 In BIG 12

The Lady Bears (32-0) move into Friday’s semifinal against Kansas State. Against the Lady Raiders (19-13), they built a 24-point halftime lead and kept up the pressure in the second half.


Brittney Griner of the Baylor Bears drives to the basket. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Griner Among Women’s Wooden Award Finalists

Griner is sixth in the nation in scoring with 23.8 points per game and the junior center leads the country in blocked shots with 5.1 for top-ranked Baylor, which is 31-0 so far.


Baylor Bears head coach Kim Mulkey

Unbeaten Baylor Headlines Women’s Big 12 Tourney

The top-seeded Lady Bears can reach 40 wins with three in the league tournament in Kansas City and six more in the NCAA tournament.


Brittney Griner, Baylor Lady Bears

Griner Not Solo Act For Undefeated Baylor Women

Griner is having another All-America season. But the 6-foot-8 junior isn’t the only reason the Lady Bears (30-0) can wrap up their first undefeated regular season Saturday against Iowa State.


Brittney Griner, Baylor Lady Bears

No. 1 Baylor Women Beat Oklahoma State 83-51

The top-ranked Baylor remained perfect this season by beating Oklahoma State 83-51 on Wednesday night.


Brittney Griner, Baylor Lady Bears

Baylor’s Griner Named Finalist For Women’s Olympic Basketball Team

Baylor All-American Brittney Griner is among 21 finalists for the U.S. women’s basketball team that will compete at the London Olympics.