As the season approaches, storylines are forming

College teams are fleshing out and taking shape:

Expectations for Duke are lower this year, despite the return of Elizabeth Williams.

Coach Nikki Caldwell is looking to get LSU “back to what they were built on.”

Notre Dame guard Jewell Loyd has learned to embrace the spotlight.

UConn coach Geno Auriemma is back to work.

Maryland’s entry into the Big Ten is a homecoming for coach Brenda Frese.

Rutgers coach Vivian Stringer has her team ready for a big challenge, in the Big Ten Conference.

Kansas preview.

A balanced Iowa team will be hard to defend.

Two Kentucky newbies have been sidelined by a car accident last weekend.

Auburn is looking for leaders on a young roster.

Hofstra has high hopes this season.

Louisiana Tech coach Tyler Summitt talks about his influences…..his mother, and Bruce Pearl.

Delaware State coach Tamika Louis has been reinstated following an investigation.

Michigan forward Cyesha Goree specializes in positive transformations. Can Goree take another step forward this season?

Nebraska senior Hallie Sample will play the post this year.

Senior Sara Bliss is leading Lipscomb.

Mount Saint Joseph’s Lauren Hill will play her first and last game at Xavier University.

Pro news:

Cappie Pondexter is rested and ready for the WNBL.