Draft processing

ESPN bestowed draft grades, and of course the Liberty got an A.

Draft play-by-play.

Photo gallery.

Toni Young was motivated by her late coaches at Oklahoma State.

Whitney Hand was a surprise pick.

Nadirah McKenith and Shenneika Smith were the first St. John’s players selected in a WNBA draft.

Another side of Brittney Griner came out last night.

Elena Delle Donne and Skylar Diggins raise the bar.

What awaits the “three to see”?

College coaching news:

Illinois State has hired Barb Smith as head coach – the former associate head at Saint Louis.

Eastern Illinois coach Lee Buchanan has resigned.

Sheryl Swoopes has been introduced at Loyola Chicago’s new coach. The University is rolling the dice on Swoopes.

The Ohio State coaching search now include Katie Meier of Miami and Tricia Cullop of Toledo.

Division I coaching changes so far.

College departures:

Two leave Missouri State.

Three leave Drake.