Anne Donovan was a Hall of Famer. But at Sunday's ODU memorial, family and friends fondly recalled a gentle giant known to be genuine and witty.
2018 ScheduleAll times ET
- 11/10L 63-55
- 11/17L 66-53
- 11/18L 79-68
- 11/20L 73-56
- 11/2216L 84-51
- 11/26L 54-45
- 11/30W 75-67
- 12/3L 54-33
- 12/6L 68-39
- 12/17L 75-58
- 12/21L 80-59
- 12/22L 74-60
- 12/30W 52-35
- 1/4L 74-61
- 1/6L 63-60
- 1/11L 63-46
- 1/13L 64-56
- 1/15L 50-42
- 1/18W 69-53
- 1/20W 69-63
- 1/26L 59-45
- 1/28L 53-45
- 2/2W 68-60
- 2/8L 62-48
- 2/10W 74-55
- 2/14W 59-54
- 2/17W 56-52
- 2/22L 55-52
- 3/1L 51-43
- 3/3L 65-47
- 3/7L 70-48
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Marianne Stanley, Dawn Staley, Sue Bird and Felicia Hall Allen help hosts LaChina Robinson and Terrika Foster-Brasby remember the late Anne Donovan.
In a 2011 interview, Anne Donovan discussed how the many stops on her coaching career had finally led her back home and closer to her family.
At 6-foot-8, Anne Donovan never wanted to stand out. But as a player and coach, she bridged the AIAW and NCAA and helped grow the U.S. national team.
Anne Donovan, who won an Olympic gold medal as a player in 1984 and 1988 and also guided the WNBA's Seattle Storm to a title as a coach in 2004, died of heart failure Wednesday. She was 56.
Lexie Brown had 28 points on 10-of-15 shooting, including 4 of 6 from 3-point range, Rebecca Greenwell hit six 3s and finished with 22 points and the No. 16 Duke women beat Old Dominion 84-51 on Wednesday night.
Old Dominion has hired Nikki McCray-Penson as its women's basketball coach.
Alexis Peterson had 27 points, 10 assists, seven rebounds and seven steals, and No. 19 Syracuse held the nation's second-leading scorer in check for a 92-66 victory over Old Dominion on Tuesday i
Jessica Thomas scored 21 points, Keyona Hayes had 18 and No. 18 Miami defeated Old Dominion 66-56 on Sunday for its seventh consecutive win.
Marianne Stanley joined Herb Magee, who has won more than 1,000 games at Philadelphia University, and the late Fordham coach John Bach as winners of the Joe Lapchick Character Award.
Brea Edwards scored 16 points and grabbed 11 rebounds as Middle Tennessee rolled into the NCAA Tournament with a 70-54 victory over Old Dominion on Saturday night in the Conference USA Tournament
Before Pat Summitt won eight titles at Tennessee or UConn's dynasty dominated, Old Dominion was a pioneer for all of women's sports and helped set the standard in basketball.
Brene Moseley matched her career high with 26 points on 10-of-12 shooting to help No. 6 Maryland beat Old Dominion 95-49 on Thursday night in the Paradise Jam.
No. 25 Western Kentucky beats Old Dominion 76-60
No. 10 Louisville women rout Old Dominion 100-46
Ka'Lia Johnson had 18 points, 13 assists and 11 rebounds Thursday night, leading No. 7 Duke to an 82-66 victory against Old Dominion
Tricia Liston scored 17 points, all in the first half, and Elizabeth Williams had 12 points and 12 rebounds as No. 3 Duke routed Old Dominion 87-63 on Thursday night.
Old Dominion women's basketball coach Karen Barefoot has signed a new five-year contract that runs through the 2017-18 season.
Elena Delle Donne scored 17 of her 26 points in the first half and posted seven boards and six assists to spark No. 20 Delaware women past Old Dominion, 86-62, Thursday for its 16 straight win.
Kelsey Bone scored a career-high 33 points to lead No. 22 Texas A&M to a 78-55 win over Old Dominion in the World Vision Classic on Thursday night.
Layushia Clarendon scored 15 points and No. 10 California survived a scare in a very sloppy road debut, beating Old Dominion 63-47 on Friday night.