As the ball rotates

My little “As the World Turns” joke…..

Player news:

Michaela Mabrey has emerged as Notre Dame’s fearless leader.

UConn forward Breanna Stewart is mentoring the team’s freshmen. One of those newcomers – Katie Lou Samuelson – has earned coach Geno Auriemma’s trust.

Injuries are taking a toll on Creighton’s Marissa Janning and Brianna Rollerson.

For Buckeye Kelsey Mitchell, practice makes perfect.

Spain native and freshman Maite Cazorla is making an impact for Oregon.

Forward Alexis Hyder brings a post presence and rebounding ability to LSU.

Georgia freshman Caliya Robinson is coming on strong.

Junior college transfer Nieka Wheeler has brought a championship mentality to Loyola-Chicago.

Idaho State has added volleyball standout Tressa Lyman to the roster.

Purdue sophomore Erica Moore will transfer.

Ohio State freshman Kaylan Pugh has left the program.

Today’s scores.

WNBA news:

Liberty forward Swin Cash is on the rise in broadcasting.

Wings guard Skylar Diggins’ youth camp is going on a national tour.