15 vying for 12 National Team roster spots

Diana Taurasi and Candice Dupree were added to the list of finalists for roster spots today, which means 15 players are competing for the 12 available spots.

Having several post players out is a new challenge for the US team.

New leadership is emerging.

Maya Moore has taken Breanna Stewart under her wing.

WNBA news:

Ratings for the playoffs increased this year to their highest level since 2007.

The return of Mercury guard Penny Taylor couldn’t have gone better.

College news:

Tennessee coach Holly Warlick has had a court named in her honor, at a local community center.

Todd Goclowski is a new assistant at Cornell.

Kayla Oxenrider is a new assistant coach at St. Francis, Penn.