Why Caitlin Clark could pose a dilemma for Team USA at the Olympics

[ad_1] USA Basketball will be seeking its eighth consecutive Olympic gold medal this summer with the first step coming at the Olympic qualifying tournament in Antwerp, Belgium, from Feb. 8-11. The 12-player roster for that tournament will be the first approximation of the team that will defend the Americans’ gold medal in Paris. Based on … Read more

From piano lessons to swimming, Tara VanDerveer’s success is rooted in non-stop learning

[ad_1] PALO ALTO, Calif. — Almost nothing about Tara VanDerveer’s home would imply a basketball coach, let alone one who is about to become the winningest college basketball coach ever, has resided there for nearly 30 years. The muted yellow walls and decor — several large framed florals painted years ago by a friend — … Read more

From Idaho to iconic titles: Top 10 Tara VanDerveer moments as Stanford coach nears all-time wins record

[ad_1] It’s impossible to tell the story of the past four decades of college basketball without Tara VanDerveer. The Stanford icon, USA Basketball coach, and overall standard-bearer for West Coast basketball is an integral character in the growth of the women’s game since Title IX. And with two more wins, VanDerveer will stand alone as … Read more