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2019 Schedule
10-7, 12th in Pac-12
Plum, Osahor lead Washington past Colorado (0:59)
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725dMechelle Voepel

Buffaloes have reason to believe in new era

The Pac-12 is better than ever in women's hoops. But it's also been a tough home for Colorado so far. Coach JR Payne and sophomore Kennedy Leonard aim to get the Buffs back to their winning ways.

Colorado cruises to an easy win over Idaho State (0:32)
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1415dMichelle Smith

Stanford, Cal to collide for Pac-12 title

Earlier this season, Arizona State became the first conference team to sweep Stanford in the regular season since 1988. But Saturday, the Cardinal came up big when it mattered most.

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1536dMichelle Smith

Stanford no longer the consensus favorite on Pac-12

For the first time since 1999, the media that covers the Pac-12 picked somebody other than Stanford to win the conference title. Michelle Smith says Cal is the favorite, too.

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1819dMichelle Smith

Smith: Ogwumike carves out own spot on court for Cardinal

Chiney Ogwumike didn't have to live up to the high standards her older sister set at Stanford. Instead, Chiney has carved out her own place on the basketball court, as a player, as a personality and as a leader.

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1826dCharlie Creme

Creme: Conference play boosts some, hurts others

The conference season is young, but for a number of teams, league games have dramatically impacted their hopes for an NCAA tournament seed.

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1836dMichelle Smith

Smith: Big games await No. 17 Buffaloes

Two big games does not a season make. But Colorado knows it has an opportunity to establish itself as a legitimate national contender in its upcoming home games against No. 19 Cal and fourth-ranked Stanford.

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1856dGraham Hays

Hays: Schimmel paces Louisville past Colorado

In a foul-ridden game that could help prepare both teams for the postseason, No. 7 Louisville rode a 30-point effort from Shoni Schimmel to top previously unbeaten and 11th-ranked Colorado.


Sprinkler, alarm cause CU arena to be cleared

Fans were evacuated from the arena in the first half of Saturday night's women's game between No. 11 Colorado and Illinois when a sprinkler head near a loading dock froze, setting off the fire alarm.

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1900dMichelle Smith

Smith: Pac-12 preview

Cal's breakthrough in 2013 gives the rest of the Pac-12 Conference's teams hope that they are closing the gap with perennial favorite Stanford.

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Stanford chosen by coaches to win Pac-12

Stanford has been picked by the Pac-12 coaches to win the conference title again this season behind reigning Player of the Year Chiney Ogwumike.

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HoopGurlz: Meet Haley Smith

Colorado signee Haley Smith of Skyline (Sammamish, Wash.) will be taking a passion for basketball and books to Boulder.

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Norfolk Regional breakdown

From players to watch and potential upsets to the best games in the first round, espnW breaks down each region of the women's NCAA tournament.

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2133dKate Fagan

Fagan: Colorado, Delaware likely grimacing at tourney bracket

Players and coaches will say all of the right things, about how every team in the NCAA tournament must be feared. But don't let that rhetoric fool you. Colorado and Delaware are probably looking at the bracket right now and grimacing.

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2143dMichelle Smith

Smith: UCLA scores signature win over Cal

Everyone anticipated another Cal-Stanford matchup in the Pac-12 final. UCLA had other ideas, knocking off the No. 5 Bears.

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2145dMichelle Smith

Smith: Huskies hope turnaround begins at home

Caught in a late-season slump, Washington hopes the home-court advantage at Seattle's KeyArena will help it turn things around in the Pac-12 tournament.