Candace Parker tweeted today that the doctor has cleared her to start shooting and basketball drills. It’s “one step closer,” she said.
Then Tasha Humphrey cautioned her to take it SLOW. She threatened to call Parker’s parents if she doesn’t.
Speaking of Tennessee, the Lady Vols wore their new practice uniforms today, seen here on Glory Johnson. According to a story posted on scout.com by Maria M. Cornelius, Vicki Baugh’s presence has made a huge difference to the team, and Mickie DeMoss’ return means new offensive strategies. Taber Spani is also back from her injury.
If you’re not a scout.com subscriber, Cornelius has some amazing practice photos on this thread.
Tennessee cousins UCLA did a beach clean up recently. (Go Christina!)
Elsewhere in college happenings……
Louisville’s new arena, the nauseatingly-named KFC Yum! Center, is attracting recruits.
Fresno State is loaded with seniors this year, and they’re ready to kick some behind.