Touching down

Is it just me, or have the first three weeks felt super long, due to the intensity?

About last night:

No. 1 UConn routs No. 5 UCLA, 78-60, on “big night.”

College team news:

The SEC is at a select six teams for now.

Pac-12 teams gaining in tough matchups.

Weekly Louisville notebook.

Some good, some bad in Notre Dame’s latest travels.

Kentucky, 5-0, leaves no doubt this time.

Montana State’s defense outpaces their offense.

College player news:

The NCAA’s top five for the week are Jordin Canada, UCLA; Randi Brown, New Orleans; Teaira McCowan, Mississippi State; Vionise Pierre-Louis, Oklahoma; and Tyra Buss, Indiana.

Louisville’s Asia Durr is electric, and on the verge of becoming a household name.

Tennessee’s Mercedes Russell and Jaime Nared want their leadership to go a long way.

Purdue’s Bree Horrocks is ready to play her game.

Florida’s Funda Nakkasoglu was injured in Monday night’s game.

South Dakota senior Caitlin Duffy will forego the remainder of the season with multiple lower leg injuries.

WNBA news:

The newly-relocated Las Vegas franchise will retain the “Stars” name.

Maya Moore is speaking out on the criminal justice system.