Full game-day prelude

65 games today, with some interesting match ups.

Team news:

The “no-quit nine” has flipped the script for Kentucky.

Player news:

Evelyn Akhator helps complete Kentucky.

UConn’s Kia Nurse is making the most of her winter break.

Coach news:

UConn coach Geno Auriemma talks tough scheduling.

WNBA news:

Outsports has named Indiana Fever guard Layshia Clarendon their female hero of the year.

USA Basketball:

Coach and player offseason updates.