Final Four a success across multiple platforms

Great news:

The Women’s Final Four attendance totaled 39,540, marking the highest attendance for the Women’s Final Four in the last five years. The national championship game attendance reached 19,810 fans in Amalie Arena.

In addition, the first and second rounds of the championship, taking place at the top 16 hosting sites under the new Division I women’s basketball format, recorded the second-highest total attendance since 2004. The overall 2015 Division I Women’s Basketball Championship also recorded the third-highest number of fans since 2004, with a total of 239,746 going through the turnstiles.

More college news:

What was I just wondering last night? Utah has hired Lynne Roberts, from Pacific, as their new head coach.

UALR coach Joe Foley’s contract has been extended through 2023-2024.

Former Oklahoma State guard Roshunda Johnson has transferred to Mississippi State.

Texas Tech coach Candi Whitaker is putting together a team through transfers and recruiting.

Nicole Seekamp has been granted a fourth year of eligibility at South Dakota.

WNBA news:

Blake Dietrick is preparing for Mystics training camp.

Brittany Hrynko will fight for a spot with the Dream.

Behind the scenes at the draft.