As the NCAA practices turn

Ohio State is lacking stars – not confidence.

Coach Holly Warlick and her Tennessee Vols have found a comfort zone in year two of her tenure.

Virginia is heading into the season healthy.

Alabama is looking for a fresh start under new coach Kristy Curry.

Purdue freshman Bridget Perry may have an immediate impact.

New Ole Miss coach Matt Insell is trying to put the controversial days of the program behind him.

UCLA has some highly-ranked freshmen.

The NCAA has denied the transfer waiver request of FGCU’s Kaneisha Atwater.

The University of South Dakota is on target.

Expectations are high for Tulsa University.

Seattle’s own Sheila Lambert will be part of Baylor’s 2013 Hall of Fame induction class.

A lil WNBA:

Candace Parker is the Women’s Sports Foundation’s Sportswoman of the Year.

Seattle Storm exit interview: center Ashley Robinson.

One Minnesota publication says the Lynx is the definition of a sports dynasty.