Healthy helping of hoops news

Today’s results:

#16 Princeton is still unbeaten, at 24-0, after thrashing Dartmouth, 70-31.

#7 Oregon State left Colorado behind, 66-44.

St. John’s pushed past Villanova, 56-51.

DePaul slipped by Creighton, 78-76, on the strength of Brittany Hrynko’s 33 points.

Utah survived Oregon, 66-64.

Washington State downed Washington, 83-72.

Full scoreboard.

Player news:

Cal senior leaders Reshanda Gray and Brittany Boyd are gearing up for their last run with the Bears.

Kentucky’s Linnae Harper is working to break free of cold shooting.

T’Keyah Williams and Candace Parson have been sister through it all at Tennessee Tech.

Oklahoma freshman Gabi Ortiz and her father share a unique bond through basketball.

Family bonds run deep for UConn’s Morgan Tuck.

Team news:

Oregon State is playing with increased confidence. They are happy to provide assists.

Summer conditioning is paying off for Minnesota.

Tennessee is taking a step in the right direction without Isabelle Harrison.

In their last two games, UConn hasn’t sent an opponent to the free throw line for the first time in program history.

Coaching news:

Coach Suzie McConnell-Serio is guiding Pitt’s remarkable turnaround.

Nebraska coach Connie Yori is passionate about getting her seniors to the Tournament.

South Carolina coach Dawn Staley is a 24/7 media star.

Irish coach Muffet McGraw has helped make Notre Dame a basketball power house.

Kent State coach Danielle O’Banion:

is fighting back against cancer.