Practices have begun for some college teams

Several college basketball teams have begun official practices, such as Auburn, Tulane, Portland, North Dakota State, Northwestern State, the College of Charleston, Texas-Arlington, Ole Miss, Richmond, Western Kentucky, Northern Arizona, Ball State, and “new look” Miami (Florida).


Oral Roberts is in Costa Rica both competing and performing community service.

Elena Lovato is fitting in well as an assistant at Mississippi State.

Freshman Ariel Atkins is adjusting at Texas.