Dust settling, college season approaching

WNBA playoff news:

The Lynx are spending $1 million to cool Williams Arena during the playoffs.

Sun coach Curt Miller on the WNBA semifinals.

College team news:

Alabama has new uniforms this year.

College player news:

Wisconsin walk-on Lexy Richardson was awarded a scholarship last week.

Freshman Jinaya Houston will take a leave of absence from Iowa to deal with personal health issues.

College coach news:

DePaul’s new assistant coach is Lisa Ryckbosch.

The coach-player bond of Cam Newbauer and Darby Maggard remains as both move on.

Pat Summitt:

Former Lady Vol Michelle Marciniak is biking for Pat Summitt.