It's Different for Girls

Media Coverage for Women's Sport

Conner has seen tremendous growth in the sport she loves

Becky Taylor of The Tifton Gazette reports: Julie Conner has only directly experienced girls basketball governed by the same rules as boys. In her eyes, though, the game has gone … Continue reading

June 25, 2013 · Leave a comment

Delanian has big dreams for women’s basketball

Jeremy Nitta, Sports Associate Editor of the Kaleo Voice reports: Laura Beeman, the head coach for the University of Hawai‘i women’s basketball team, has often stressed a need for growth … Continue reading

June 25, 2013 · Leave a comment

Women’s basketball needs to work to earn an audience

Sally Jenkins of the Washington Post reports: If your TV clicker skipped right past a WNBA game, one reason may have been that you mistook it for rugby — unless … Continue reading

June 25, 2013 · Leave a comment

Women’s college basketball could see big changes

Greg Auman of the Tampa Bay Times reports: Two years before the Women’s Final Four brings college basketball to Tampa, the sport’s leaders are taking a step back and asking … Continue reading

June 24, 2013 · Leave a comment

Gag Orders on Sexuality

Allie Grasgreen of Inside Higher Ed reports: When Brittney Griner, Baylor University’s star basketball player and one of the most celebrated athletes in the history of the sport, came out … Continue reading

May 23, 2013 · Leave a comment

Dave Zirin on sports, politics, homophobia & making sports an ‘anti-sexist safe space”

Nate Parham of Swish Appeal reports: This past week, Dave Zirin of The Nation visited the Bay Area for a few speaking engagements and appearances in support of the San … Continue reading

May 21, 2013 · Leave a comment

Griner: No talking sexuality at Baylor

ESPN: The Magazine reports: Former Baylor women’s basketball star Brittney Griner says that Kim Mulkey, her college head coach, told players not to be open publicly about their sexuality because … Continue reading

May 20, 2013 · 1 Comment