COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Washington sophomore guard Kelsey Plum has been invited to attend the 2015 USA Basketball Women's Pan American Games and World University Games Team Trails. Plum is one of 54 collegiate basketball players who will participate in the team trials, which will take place May 14-17 at the United States Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs.
Washington guard and all-time leading scorer Jazmine Davis has signed a pro contract with the Seattle Storm that comes with an invitation to training camp.
In Focus: Davis Determined To Prove ‘I'm Good Enough'
Tuesday, Washington Director of Athletics Scott Woodward announced head coach Mike Neighbors had his contract extended through the 2019-20 season.
The rebuilding of the Washington women's basketball program took another leap forward as the Dawgs finished the 2014-15 season 23-10 and advanced to the NCAA Tournament for the first time since 2007.
Washington guard Kelsey Plum was named to the Women's Basketball Coaches of America All-Region Team and is now a nominee for All-America.
The NCAA Tournament was everything the Huskies thought it would be, playing an exciting up-tempo game against Miami that included 14 ties and seven lead changes.
The games don't begin until Friday, but the NCAA Tournament is underway with practices and press conferences.
The Details: The Plan Worked For UW Women's Basketball
Washington earned the No. 6 seed in the Oklahoma City Region of the NCAA Tournament and will face 11th-seeded Miami on Friday, March 20, at 9 a.m., PT.
The Dawgs are dancing once again. Washington earned their first trip to the NCAA Tournament since 2007, being selected as a 6-seed in the Oklahoma City Region.
Washington women's basketball will host a NCAA Tournament Selection Show viewing party on Monday, March 16 for the 4 p.m. show on ESPN.