All over the world, with more orange

Once again, there is some Tennessee in the news today.

UMMC Ekaterinburg defeated Spartak Moscow for the Russian Cup today, 73-67. Here’s a great photo gallery. Nice to see Candace Parker getting her hops back. Cappie Pondexter looks like she’s ready to come back to the US and tear it up, too. Here’s the “Awww!” shot.

Former Lady Vol Cait McMahan may have hung up her sneakers, but she’s got a hip hop track out now. Check it out.

Holly Warlick and Nikki Caldwell are taking their annual motorcycle trip for breast cancer research to Niagara Falls this year.

And former Lady Vol Nicky Anosike tweeted a few hours ago that she’s heard through the grapevine that there will be an assistant coaching job available at Tennessee, and she should hit up Pat Summitt. Really? And really?

USA Today has named it’s All-USA team, and Chiney Ogwumike is the player of the year. Kaneisha Horn, Odyssey Sims, Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis and Chelsea Gray round out the team. Mater Dei’s Kevin Kiernan is coach of the year.

On the WNBA tip, the Seattle Storm scrimmaged against China today, and two Cal players showed out big. Love this picture.

Tulsa cuts the roster down, and signs Christi Thomas.