College Gearing for NCAA play By Sue Favor - October 13, 2015 Is it college season yet? On Thursday, it will be…… Oregon State looks to build off last season. With a full roster, Ohio State is optimistic. UConn forward Breanna Stewart learned a lot from her time with USA Basketball. Oregon senior Jillian Alleyne is making an impact off the court, too. Leah Scott is seeking a strong finish to her career at Marshall. Gopher alumni Lindsay Whalen is happy to see Rachel Banham closing in on Minnesota’s scoring record. Dartmouth trustee Gail Koziara Boudreaux ’82 and her family have given $2 million to the college to endow the women’s basketball head coach position. Lauren Hill’s legacy continues to inspire cancer research donations.