League play begins, with big match up Saturday

So much news:

UConn and Notre Dame face off Saturday, and ESPN breaks down the match ups.

For the Irish, freshman Jewell Loyd is ahead of schedule.

Husky freshman Breanna Stewart answers five questions from Rebecca Lobo.

DePaul freshmen Brooke Schulte and Brandi Harvey-Carr will miss the remainder of the 2012-13 season due to injuries.

Maryland is depleted but surging entering conference play.

Michigan State aims to keep up their momentum.

George Washington is adding transfers Jonquel Jones and Lauren Chase.

Myeisha Hall and Queen Tiye Jackson are transferring from Old Dominion.

Bowling Green is coming right along.

Ohio State’s freshmen are ready for any challenge.

Laura Sweeney has made the most of her time at Villanova.

Former Temple stand out Jen Ricco will be inducted into the Philadelphia Big 5 Hall of Fame.

Today’s results:

#15 North Carolina upset #8 Maryland, 60-57.

Auburn knocked off #23 Arkansas, 50-47.

#9 Penn State survived Northwestern, 73-69.

#6 Kentucky outlasted Florida, 76-69, set a school record twelve straight wins in the process.

#19 Florida State survived Georgia Tech, 85-78.

#12 Tennessee made up for last year’s loss to South Carolina by beating the #18 team, 73-53.

Texas A&M entered the SEC blasting Alabama, 91-52.

Iowa prevailed over Ohio State in overtime, 77-71.

Virginia held off Virginia Tech, 52-48.

CSUN 65, UC Riverside 49.

LMU 65, Pepperdine 47.

LSU 84, Ole Miss 79.

Seattle University 71, Utah State 68.

Santa Clara 59, Portland University 58.

UCSB 51, UC Irvine 46.