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Team news:

Florida is garnering attention.

Louisville is better than last year.

The Oregon Ducks are trying to get over the hump. But losing their first four conference games is no cause for alarm. For the UO, better is still ahead.

Texas Tech is still growing four games into Big 12 play.

Player news:

Utah’s Katie Kuklok takes nothing for granted.

Sophomore center Bryanna Fernstrom is leaving Iowa State.

Virginia senior guard Faith Randolph is out six weeks with a broken thumb.

UConn struggled to shut down South Florida’s Courtney Williams yesterday.

Coach news:

Seattle University coach Joan Bonvicini notched 700 career wins Saturday.

Today’s scores.

WNBA news:

Dallas Wings point guard Skylar Diggins has plans to be “the best in the world” after last year’s ACL injury.