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Team news:
SEC media day was today. Previews and videos are here, with more to come.

The UConn-Vanguard exhibition game Nov. 8 will be played with experimental rules.

Maryland has returned to the top of the Big Ten after a tumultuous off-season.

Both Virginia and Virginia Tech are banking on experience this year.

Young, versatile Tulane seeks a return to the NCAA Tournament this season.

UMaine is pursuing success from different perspectives.

Georgia, Tennessee, Kentucky and Texas A&M news.

Player news:

How six of the nation’s best recruits all ended up at Maryland.

Kentucky’s Janee Thomspon is trying to lead while recovering from injury.

Penn State has added two walk-ons to the roster.

Haley Lorenzen looks to forge her own path at Florida.

Lianna Doty is ready to return to Missouri.

Coaching news:

DePaul has extended the contract of coach Doug Bruno one more year, through 2020-2021. He enters his 30th year this season as Blue Demons coach. Amazing!

Arkansas coach Jimmy Dykes is settled in and ready for year two.

Inside practice with South Carolina assistant coach Fred Chmiel.