South Carolina senior Destanni Henderson caps her college basketball career with a national title

South Carolina senior Destanni Henderson caps her college basketball career with a national title

MINNEAPOLIS — South Carolina’s Destanni Henderson sized up Paige Bueckers. It was two minutes into the fourth quarter of the 2022 NCAA national championship game between the Gamecocks and the UConn Huskies on Sunday night. Henderson dribbled the ball with her right hand as Bueckers tried to cheat a ball screen. But Henderson burst through … Read more

Aliyah Boston’s redemption – National player of the year delivers NCAA title to South Carolina

Aliyah Boston's redemption - National player of the year delivers NCAA title to South Carolina

3:18 AM BST Mechelle VoepelESPN.com Close Mechelle Voepel covers the WNBA, women’s college basketball, and other college sports for espnW. Voepel began covering women’s basketball in 1984, and has been with ESPN since 1996. MINNEAPOLIS — Do-overs don’t always happen in sports. The shot that bounces off the rim is the stuff of melancholy memories … Read more

Women’s NCAA championship game 2022 — South Carolina guards ready to help deliver national title

Women's NCAA championship game 2022 -- South Carolina guards ready to help deliver national title

7:20 PM ET Mechelle VoepelESPN.com Close Mechelle Voepel covers the WNBA, women’s college basketball, and other college sports for espnW. Voepel began covering women’s basketball in 1984, and has been with ESPN since 1996. MINNEAPOLIS — Brea Beal doesn’t listen to music before games. She doesn’t need the pump-up, preferring to stay as even-keel as … Read more

Aliyah Boston leads No. 1 South Carolina into women’s final after win over Louisville

Aliyah Boston leads No. 1 South Carolina into women's final after win over Louisville

9:25 PM ET Mechelle VoepelESPN.com Close Mechelle Voepel covers the WNBA, women’s college basketball, and other college sports for espnW. Voepel began covering women’s basketball in 1984, and has been with ESPN since 1996. MINNEAPOLIS — The team that has been No. 1 in women’s basketball since this season began, South Carolina, will play for … Read more

Women’s Final Four 2022 – How the national championship matchup was set

Women's Final Four 2022 - How the national championship matchup was set

MINNEAPOLIS — The South Carolina Gamecocks beat the Louisville Cardinals 72-59 in a battle of No. 1 seeds on Friday in the women’s Final Four. Aliyah Boston had 23 points and 18 rebounds for her 29th double-double this season. The consensus national player of the year led the Gamecocks to the national championship game a … Read more