Cal Poly Pomona may face NCAA sanctions for “impermissible contact with prospective student-athletes, impermissible tryouts and open gyms, impermissible use of student managers and impermissible benefits, in addition to institutional findings involving the maintenance of squad lists, notification of athletic grant-in-aid and the timeliness of reporting alleged violations” in women’s basketball, among other violations.
More coach and player shuffling:
Louisville loses a third, as Nikki Burton leaves the team.
(Which college team has lost the most players due to transfers? I’d love to know).
Former LSU assistant Joni Crenshaw has joined the Georgia staff.
The LA Sparks update fans on player seasons abroad. Most significantly, Delisha Milton-Jones and Candace Parker both lead their teams to national championships. Parker was named Russian League Player of the Year.
ESPN has a nice slide show honoring the opening of the season.