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The SEC wants to end their recent absence at the Final Four.

Duke’s Rebecca Greenwell is making progress in rehab.

Ten thoughts about UConn. Brianna Banks is back from injury and ready to compete.

There is an intense battle at power forward, for Iowa’s final starting spot. Hawkeye players describe themselves as scrappy. Persistence has paid off for Theairra Taylor.

Texas A&M coach Gary Blair’s contract has been extended through the 20-17-2018 season.

Auburn preview: the wings.

Richmond senior guard Becca Wann will miss the season after sustaining a concussion.

New Pitt coach Suzie McConnell-Serio has identified a fragile confidence in her team. They will rely on their returning starters to lead them into ACC play.

Wisconsin coach Bobbie Kelsey is irked by her team’s snub in preseason polls.

For Cincinnati’s Bianca Quisenberry, basketball goes deep into the family lineage.

Hartford has lost two players to torn ACLs – again.

Sacramento State’s Fantasia Hilliard continues to thrive at point guard.

Tammy Sutton-Brown will be inducted into the Rutgers Athletics Hall of Fame.