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Photo of Minnesota coach Dawn Plitzuweit with a text overlay reading "Dawn of a New Era."

Locked On Women’s Basketball: Dawn Plitzuweit, Minnesota Golden Gophers prepare to conquer Big Ten

By The Next / September 26, 2023

Dawn and Howard discuss her decision to coach at Minnesota, returning talent and more

Iowa guard Caitlin Clark extends her arms, her hands at head level.

One encouraging and one concerning stat for each Big Ten team as the season approaches

By Eric Rynston-Lobel / September 25, 2023

Optimism and caution for all 14 Big Ten teams

Mara Braun participates in a t-shirt toss for the Golden Gophers.

State of the Program: Q&A with Minnesota’s new head coach Dawn Plitzuweit

By Eric Rynston-Lobel / May 24, 2023

New head coach looks to turn the tide for a hungry Golden Gophers team in 2023-24

Uncasville, Connecticut/USA - Aug. 17, 2018: Minnesota Lynx guard Lindsay Whalen (13) talks with the media before a WNBA basketball game between the Minnesota Lynx and the Connecticut Sun at Mohegan Sun Arena. The Connecticut Sun defeated the Minnesota Lynx 96-79. Photo Credit: Chris Poss

Lindsay Whalen steps down as Minnesota head coach

By Eric Rynston-Lobel / March 2, 2023

The Minnesota coach leaves the program after compiling a 71-76 record over five seasons

Big Ten Tournament notebook: Day 1 live from Minneapolis

By Terry Horstman / March 2, 2023

How Penn State, Rutgers advanced

Iowa junior guard Caitlin Guard vs. Penn State

Big Ten Tournament: Five things to watch

By Eric Rynston-Lobel / March 1, 2023

From Indiana to Northwestern, everyone has something to play for

Ohio State forward Cotie McMahon and Florida State guard Ta'Niya Latson are pictured in game action with the headline "W Draft Scouting 101" underneath in all caps. The Locked on Women's Basketball logo is in the upper right corner.

Locked on Women’s Basketball: How do scouts evaluate the WNBA Draft?

By The Next / December 10, 2022

And which freshmen have stood out to our draft analysts?

Liz Podominick. (photo courtesy of USA Basketball)

Liz Podominick joins USA Basketball with a unique perspective

By Scott Mammoser / February 6, 2022

The former Olympic alternate in track and field is now the assistant director for the U.S. women’s basketball program

looking from behind her, Talia von Oelhoffen holds her release as a three-point shot travels towards the rim from the corner

Daily Briefing — Jan. 29, 2022: Send Reeve an Angel

By Em Adler / January 29, 2022

And it’s going to be January in Seattle for longer than a month

Rayah Marshall flexes in emphatic celebration while a teammate hypes her up and defenders walk past

Daily Briefing — Jan. 10, 2022: Trojan force

By Em Adler / January 10, 2022

UConn notches a win in its first game in three weeks