Women's Basketball Preview 2009-10
MECHELLE VOEPEL'S TOP CENTERS
- Tina Charles
- Connecticut, 6-4, senior
Her strength and agility confound defenses.
- Jayne Appel
- Stanford, 6-4, senior
Improved mobility boosted every aspect of her game.
- Jantel Lavender
- Ohio State, 6-4, junior
Perfect target for up-tempo point guard.
- Ta'Shia Phillips
- Xavier, 6-6, junior
One of nation's most relentless rebounders.
- Jenna Smith, Illinois
- Illinois, 6-3, senior
Could finish as Illini's top career scorer/rebounder.
GRAHAM HAYS' PRESEASON TOP 10
WOMEN'S BASKETBALL BLOGS
Baylor guard Breanna Hayden, left, defends as Rice guard Nakachi Maduka, right, attempts to get past in the second half of ...(AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)
- Freshman phenom Griner dunks for Baylor
- Eastern Illinois assistant coach Moore dies at 28
- UNC senior Breland's lymphoma is in remission
- UConn women unanimous No. 1 in coaches' poll
- UConn's Moore unanimous pick for All-America
- Summitt says Tennessee might be overrated
- UConn sticks as AP Top 25's unanimous No. 1
- Spokane to host opener, regional of '11 tourney
- Florida coach Butler ruptures Achilles tendon
- Delle Donne at ease playing basketball again