College DI teams improve their Academic Progress Rate by three points By Sue Favor - April 20, 2016 Progress is being made, academically. College player news: Nebraska transfer Natalie Romeo will visit the University of Washington. Syracuse’s Brittney Sykes had less than a day to decide her future. Former Minnesota center Josie Buckingham has transferred to Loyola Marymount. The NCAA has denied Green Bay’s Ashley Luke a medical hardship waiver. The mother of one of Nikki Moody’s former teammates at Iowa State “knew” Moody would sue coach Bill Fennelly. College coach news: New Arizona coach Adia Barnes has stepped into the rebuilding stage. She announced her coaching staff today. Tamara Inoue is UC Irvine’s new coach. The search for a new South Dakota coach is progressing. Mike Bradbury has settled in at New Mexico. Syracuse assistant Vonn Read has a deep interest in FGCU’s offense. Assistant coach Allison Clark will remain on staff at Tennessee Tech. Ty Evans has been promoted to assistant coach at Auburn. A former player speaks out about Loyola Chicago coach Sheryl Swoopes. The NCAA was aware of the allegations against her since 2014. Louisiana Tech went with the safe and solid hire in Brooke Stoehr.