Posts tagged Notre Dame basketball

Hansen, McBride to open NCAA Tournament play today

By | March 22, 2014 10:54 am | 0 Comments

 

The Division I women’s basketball season hits a high point today, and area fans will be particularly interested. Area graduates Sarah Hansen and Kayla McBride will open their final NCAA Tournaments with their teams today. Hansen, a General McLane graduate, and Florida Gulf Coast will make their second appearance in the NCAA Tournament in three… View Article

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McBride listed on player pool for U.S. women’s team

By | January 13, 2014 3:40 pm | 0 Comments

 

Villa Maria graduate and Notre Dame senior Kayla McBride is among 33 players selected for the Team USA player pool for 2014-16. The rosters for the 2014 USA World Championship Team and the 2016 U.S. Olympic Team, if the U.S. qualifies, will be selected from the group of players. McBride, a 5-foot 11-inch guard, is one of… View Article

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McBride, Notre Dame to meet UConn in Final Four tonight

By | April 7, 2013 1:37 pm | 0 Comments

 

Villa Maria graduate Kayla McBride and the Notre Dame women’s basketball team will meet archrival Connecticut in the Final Four tonight. The Fighting Irish (35-1) will go for their third straight appearance in the NCAA championship game and will attempt to beat UConn (33-4) for the fourth consecutive time this season. Today’s game is scheduled… View Article

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McBride helps Notre Dame to win, makes all-tournament team

By | April 3, 2013 8:35 am | 0 Comments

 

  Like most of her Notre Dame teammates, Kayla McBride struggled during the first half of Tuesday’s NCAA Tournament Elite Eight women’s basketball game against Duke. However, after trailing by six points at halftime, McBride and the No. 2-ranked Fighting Irish recovered to pull away for an 87-76 win in Norfolk, Va., as Notre Dame claimed its… View Article

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McBride named All-American before tonight’s Elite Eight game

By | April 2, 2013 4:04 pm | 0 Comments

 

Villa Maria graduate Kayla McBride got some good news before the Notre Dame women’s basketball team’s NCAA Tournament game tonight against Duke. McBride was named a third-team All-American by the Associated Press today. It’s the latest honor for the 5-foot 11-inch junior, who earlier was named to the Big East Conference first team and the… View Article

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McBride stars vs. UConn again, claims top Big East tourney award

By | March 13, 2013 10:08 am | 0 Comments

 

Villa Maria graduate Kayla McBride is making a habit of playing her best basketball against one of the nation’s premier programs. McBride scored a game-high 23 points Tuesday night while helping Notre Dame to a 61-59 victory over rival Connecticut in the Big East tournament championship game. McBride was named the Most Outstanding Player of the tournament… View Article

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McBride makes first-team all-Big East Conference

By | March 7, 2013 4:40 pm | 0 Comments

 

Villa Maria graduate and Notre Dame basketball player Kayla McBride was named to the all-Big East Conference first team today. McBride, a 5-foot 11-inch junior guard, was one of 12 first-team honorees and one of three Notre Dame players to make the team. She was joined by senior guard Skylar Diggins and junior forward Natalie Achonwa. McBride… View Article

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McBride scores career-high 26 in ND’s win over UConn

By | March 5, 2013 8:30 am | 0 Comments

 

Kayla McBride continues to turn in some of her best performances during the biggest games. The Villa Maria graduate scored a career-high 26 points and hit a huge 3-point shot at the end of the first overtime Monday night to help the Notre Dame women’s basketball team clinch the Big East Conference regular-season title with a… View Article

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McBride named to Naismith watch list

By | November 15, 2012 10:36 pm | 0 Comments

 

Villa Maria graduate and basketball star Kayla McBride has been named to the early season Naismith watch list announced by the Atlanta Tip Off club. The list is based off last year’s performance and expectations for this season. The Naismith Women’s College Player of the Year will be handed out April 8 in New Orleans…. View Article

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