Women’s Basketball

Stars From the WNBA’s NY Liberty and CT Sun to Support the NWHL in Bubble Season

In an extraordinary illustration of professional athletes showing their support for women in other sports, several members of the WNBA’s New York Liberty and Connecticut Sun will be represented by “Fan Faces” in the arena during the NWHL’s season that begins later this month in Lake Placid. The Liberty will participate in the Fan Faces […]

New York Liberty’s Jocelyn Willoughby to Launch Book Club in 2021

The New York Liberty announced Read What You Sow with Jocelyn Willoughby, a book club set to officially launch in February 2020. Read What You Sow will explore the injustices disproportionately facing Black and Brown people within healthcare, education, and other social systems fundamental to the welfare of all people through the lens of women […]

VIDEO: New York Liberty GM Jonathan Kolb shares these thoughts on the 2021 WNBA Draft

New York Liberty fans check out this video featuring General Manager Jonathan Kolb, who shares these thoughts on the 2021 WNBA Draft and more. For more information on the New York Liberty fans are encouraged to click on the link seen here: Home – New York Liberty (wnba.com) For more information on the New York […]

New York Liberty Wins Top Pick in 2021 WNBA Draft

The New York Liberty secured the top overall selection in the 2021 WNBA Draft, as determined by the WNBA Draft Lottery 2021 presented by State Farm®, which took place earlier this evening. This is the second time in franchise history that the team has secured the No. 1 pick (Sabrina Ionescu, 2020). “This is an […]

WNBA Draft Lottery 2021 Presented by State Farm to Take Place on December 4

WNBA Draft Lottery 2021 presented by State Farm® will be conducted on Friday, Dec. 4, the WNBA announced recently. ESPN will televise the WNBA Draft Lottery during halftime of its telecast of the DePaul vs. Louisville women’s college basketball game, which will tip off at 6:30 p.m. ET. WNBA Head of League Operations Bethany Donaphin […]

St. Francis College Brooklyn Nevena Dimitrijevic Named to 2021 Nancy Lieberman Award Preseason Watch List

St. Francis College Brooklyn women’s basketball sophomore guard Nevena Dimitrijevic was named to the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame/Women’s Basketball Coaches Association’s (WBCA) Nancy Lieberman Award Preseason Watch List. Dimitrijevic becomes the first Terrier in program history to be named to the respective list, and the second NEC student-athlete since Saint Francis (PA)’s Jessica […]

Maya Moore Honored with USOPC’s Jack Kelly Fair Play Award

In recognition of her selfless act to defer her athletic career to pursue criminal justice reform, two-time Olympic and two-time FIBA World Cup gold medalist Maya Moore has been named as the recipient of the United States Olympic & Paralympic Committee’s 2020 Jack Kelly Fair Play Award. The Jack Kelly Fair Play Award, established in […]