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Despite their graduation losses last year, Notre Dame is still a threat.

Tennessee sophomore forward Cierra Burdick is out indefinitely with a bone fracture in her hand.

Penn State’s Maggie Lucas has a new blog.

Portuguese guard Michelle Brandao will debut today for Old Dominion.

First-year Coach Jonathan Tsipis is rebuilding George Washington.

Oklahoma State senior Toni Young says the Cowgirls can compete with the best of the best.

Northern Arizona’s Amy Patton is on the verge of becoming her school’s leading scorer.