Plenty of news outside of the games

Pac-12 tourney previews:

The tournament could be epic.

UCLA hopes last year’s WNIT championship leads to big things in this year’s NCAA Tournament.

Cal coach Lindsay Gottlieb and Utah coach Lynne Roberts bring their Big West coaching rivalry to the Pac-12.

Big Ten tourney previews:

Nebraska is focused on their rubber match against Rutgers.

NCAA Tournament:

Time is running out to get off the NCAA Tournament bubble.

Around the rim:

Podcast with LaChina Robinson and Chiney Ogwumike.

Player news:

The court has offered comfort and stability for Iowa State guard Seanna Johnson.

UConn’s Kia Nurse is at her best when the stakes are high.

French native Julianne Anchling fulfilled her dream of playing basketball in the US at Utah State.

Coach news:

Joanne Boyle will return next year as Virginia’s coach.

So will Bobbie Kelsey return to Wisconsin.

Miami coach Katie Meier puts her trust in the team’s captains.

WNBA transactions:

March 2, 2016

Team Player Transaction

Los Angeles Eugeniya Belyakova Contract Signed
Los Angeles Ana Dabovic Contract Signed
Los Angeles Jasmine Lister Contract Signed
Seattle Davellyn Whyte Contract Signed

WNBA news:

The Atlanta Dream’s new president is Theresa Wenzel, a former Georgia Tech associate athletic director.

New league president Lisa Borders discusses why it’s exciting to be a fan of the WNBA.

Q&A with Tamika Catchings on her new autobiography.

Book excerpt.

The ties between the Connecticut Sun and UConn Huskies run deep.