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No. 1 UConn pounds Rutgers to make AAC title game

10:33 PM, Mar 9, 2014

Breanna Stewart tallied 22 points and seven rebounds for top-ranked Connecticut in an 83-57 rout of No. 24 Rutgers in the semifinals of the American Athletic Conference Tournament.

USC stuns No. 4 Stanford to reach Pac-12 finals

8:26 AM, Mar 9, 2014

Alexyz Vaioletama tallied 19 points and 15 rebounds as USC shocked fourth-ranked Stanford 72-68 in the Pac-12 semifinals on Saturday.

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Baylor clinches share of Big 12 crown with win over Iowa State

6:43 AM, Mar 5, 2014

Nina Davis scored 26 points and pulled down nine rebounds to lead No. 9 Baylor to a 70-54 win over Iowa State.

No. 7 WVU holds off Kansas, claims Big 12 top seed

6:19 AM, Mar 5, 2014

Bria Holmes scored 16 points and No. 7 West Virginia withstood a late charge from Kansas to earn a 67-60 victory that gave the Mountaineers a share of the Big 12 regular-season title.

Huskies beat Cardinals for American title

4:44 AM, Mar 4, 2014

Breanna Stewart scored 22 points and No. 1 Connecticut bounced back from its largest deficit of the season Monday to win the first-ever American Athletic Conference regular-season title with a 68-48 victory over No. 3 Louisville.

Duke's Jones to miss remainder of season

5:56 AM, Feb 25, 2014

Duke announced on Monday that guard Alexis Jones will miss the rest of the season after a MRI revealed a torn ACL in her left knee.

Sims leads Baylor past Oklahoma

5:50 AM, Feb 25, 2014

Odyssey Sims scored 38 points with nine assists and six rebounds as No. 6 Baylor took a 96-89 victory over Oklahoma on Monday.

Jones helps Duke take down Maryland

4:24 AM, Feb 18, 2014

Alexis Jones had 22 points as No. 7 Duke routed eighth-ranked Maryland, 84-63.

Dayton's Austria has successful knee surgery

7:30 PM, Feb 17, 2014

Dayton sophomore guard Kelley Austria will miss the remainder of the season after undergoing surgery to repair a torn anterior cruciate ligament and damage to a meniscus in her right knee.

UConn, Notre Dame still 1-2 in AP women's poll

4:23 PM, Feb 17, 2014

Connecticut remained the unanimous No. 1 team in the latest Associated Press women's college basketball poll, which saw significant shuffling in the top 10 following this past week's results.

South Carolina takes down LSU

12:58 AM, Feb 17, 2014

Aleigsha Welch and Tiffany Mitchell both totaled 19 points as No. 5 South Carolina downed 19th-ranked LSU, 73-57, on Sunday.

Ogwumike, No. 6 Stanford rout No. 15 ASU

7:27 AM, Feb 15, 2014

Chiney Ogwumike had 20 points and 13 rebounds No. 6 Stanford routed No. 15 Arizona State, 61-35, on Friday night.

UConn's Mosqueda-Lewis out 3-6 weeks

6:14 PM, Feb 14, 2014

Junior forward Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis will be forced out of action for the next 3-6 weeks after being diagnosed with mononucleosis.

NC State outlasts Clemson in OT

6:52 PM, Feb 13, 2014

Kody Burke led the way with six of her 12 points in overtime, as No. 10 NC State outlasted Clemson, 69-63, on Thursday.

No. 1 UConn trounces SMU to stay unbeaten

4:41 AM, Feb 5, 2014

Bria Hartley paced five Connecticut starters in double figures with 21 points as the top-ranked Huskies kept their unblemished record intact with a 102-41 domination of SMU at Gampel Pavilion.

UConn still No. 1 in women's hoops poll

1:46 PM, Feb 3, 2014

Connecticut remained an undisputed choice as the top-ranked women's college basketball team in the latest Associated Press poll.

Ogwumike, No. 4 Stanford down No. 21 Cal

12:49 AM, Feb 3, 2014

Chiney Ogwumike had 29 points, eight rebounds and four assists as No. 4 Stanford defeated No. 21 California 79-64 on Sunday to sweep a home-and-home series.

No. 10 Tennessee rallies past Alabama

12:48 AM, Feb 3, 2014

Cierra Burdick had 21 points and 11 rebounds as No. 10 Tennessee rallied for a 64-54 victory over Alabama on Sunday.

Gamecocks take out Tigers

12:16 AM, Feb 3, 2014

Tiffany Mitchell had 20 points and nine rebounds to help No. 8 South Carolina to a 78-62 win over Missouri on Sunday.

No. 5 Cardinals cruise past South Florida

12:15 AM, Feb 3, 2014

Tia Gibbs scored 19 points to lead fifth- ranked Louisville to a 79-59 victory over South Florida on Sunday.

Motley leads Miami over No. 6 UNC

12:06 AM, Feb 3, 2014

Adrienne Motley netted a career-high 27 points to lead the Miami Hurricanes to an 83-80 upset over No. 6 North Carolina on Sunday.

No. 2 Notre Dame tops No. 3 Duke by 21

11:51 PM, Feb 2, 2014

The highly anticipated matchup between the second-and third-ranked teams resulted in a lopsided affair.

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7:47 AM, Sep 11, 2013

Oxford Casino 100 mile radius questioned

OXFORD, Maine (NEWS CENTER) - A question surrounding the distance to Hollywood Slots in Bangor could derail the Oxford Casino.

5:51 PM, Feb 17, 2011

Teen survives shark attack

ORMOND BEACH, Florida (WESH) - A 17-year-old bitten on the shoulder by a shark in Ormond Beach, Florida  is recovering after receiving 30 stitches.

3:17 PM, Sep 4, 2013

One of the world's largest fish spotted in Gulf of Maine

OFF VINALHAVEN, Maine (NEWS CENTER) - Up to ten feet long, weighing as much as two tons... they're not your average tourist.

But then, the Ocean Sunfish is the world's largest bony fish.

9:04 AM, Aug 12, 2013

Portland, ME makes top 5 "most attractive" cities

PORTLAND, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- In a survey titled "America's Most Attractive People," Portland Maine has made the top 5.

6:31 PM, Dec 11, 2013

Cindy Williams, Anchor

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10:41 AM, Aug 13, 2013

Driver in critical condition after head-on crash in Gorham

GORHAM, Maine (NEWS CENTER) - Two drivers were hospitalized after two cars collided on Bernard P. Rines Highway between Narragansett Street and South Street Thursday morning.

6:12 PM, Feb 13, 2014

Military Sexual Assault victims attend conference in D.C.

WASHINGTON, D.C. (NEWS CENTER) - Victims of sexual assault and harrassment in the military are gathering today for a groundbreaking conference in Washington D.C. 

5:43 PM, May 8, 2012

Funeral home puts bodies in favorite poses

ROCK HILL, South Carolina (WCNC) - Cecil Gilmore is a mortician who will pose your dead body as you were in life.

4:41 PM, Nov 15, 2011

Educators teaching lessons learned using technology to teach

AUBURN, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- Three years ago, the Auburn School District became the first in the nation to provide iPads in the classroom for each and every kindergarten student.

6:21 PM, Nov 13, 2013
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