International BasketballUSA BasketballWNBA Quiet period odds and ends By Sue Favor - September 19, 2018 World Cup news: The USA’s World Cup team was unveiled. Team Australia coach Sandy Brondello will fight through injury woes. WNBA news: Biggest questions in the offseason. “What a season!” podcast. WNBA president Lisa Borders prevaricates on league issues. WNBA team news: How the Mystics advanced to their first-ever Finals. WNBA player news: A WNBA title is the latest accomplishment for goal-oriented Jewell Loyd. Mercedes Russell’s year was capped by a WNBA championship. College team news: Ohio State has set a recruiting tone. South Carolina has a timetable and funding for the A’ja Wilson statue.