March Madness...NCAA or NFL?

March Madness...NCAA or NFL?When I was younger,  had to learn the fundamentals of basketball.  You can have all the physical ability in the world, but you still have to know the fundamentals.  ~Michael Jordan...more

Lisa Leslie Talks Title IX, NCAA Women's Basketball & More

This year, Title IX is celebrating its 40thyear of existence since passing in 1972. Title IX allows women to have the opportunities that men have for a college education and college athletics. The product of the law is female athletes defying odds and inspiring fans while converting skeptic on-lookers waiting for them to make mistakes, all while getting a college education. Title IX also helped pave the way for professional women’s sports, like WNBA....more

2012 NCAA Bracket Busters

Madness, I tell you. They call the NCAA basketball tournament March Madness for a reason. I have never seen a tournament with the kinds of upsets that we saw yesterday.Yesterday morning a total of four 15 seeds had beaten the 2 seed in the NCAA Tournament. Ever. It hadn't been done since Hampton beat Iowa State way back in 2001.On Friday it happened twice. Before most people even got home from work Norfolk State (15) had upset Missouri (2) 86-84, then later that evening Lehigh (15) won a pretty convincing game over perennial basketball powerhouse Duke (2)....more

Athletic Barbies and Real Women in Sports

As I was reading the latest ESPN The Magazine, I came across a photo spread of athletic Barbie dolls through the years, which got me thinking about shrinking and pinking -- that is, how athletic gear for women is created and portrayed....more

We are on the same page! I started a company called Chicks Play Sports so that girls could have ...more

UCONN Women's Basketball Break Win Record

The University of Connecticut Women's Basketball team has not lost a game since April 6. April 6, 2008 that is. ...more

The first time I watched SportsCenter this morning more time was spent on discussing Mike Vick ...more

UCONN and Stanford to Battle for NCAA Women's Championship

The final is set. Tomorrow night UConn Huskies and the Stanford Cardinals will be facing off tomorrow night in San Antonio, Texas for the NCAA Women's Basketball title game....more

Madness. March Madness.

It is Madness I tell you. March Madness. I know why they call it that too. I think I watched seven hours of college basketball yesterday and I am on hour number four today. And the women's tournament doesn't even start until tomorrow. By Tuesday my children will understand all of the intricacies of playing zone defense. Yes, I love basketball, but I think there is something I like even more than basketball.  Brackets. ...more

I haven't filled out a bracket since 1997, the year my team was the clear favorite, best team ...more