Championship game on deck

Some last-minute news items before the national title is decided in a few hours:

Things to watch tonight.

UConn is taking the Final one step at a time.

Syracuse has come far in a short time.

The Orange are the only hurdle left for the Huskies.

The country is rooting for Syracuse.

One World Trade Center’s lights will shine blue and orange for the Orange women.

Syracuse coach Quentin Hillsman is the fashion king.

Fearless Cornelia Fondren keeps coming up big for the Orange.

UConn coach Geno Auriemma had a memorable moment with John Wooden.

UConn is where being good isn’t good enough.

Husky freshman Katie Lou Samuelson is putting her team before her injury.

What does “Always Reppin” mean to our title teams?

The broadcast team:

Kara Lawson, Rebecca Lobo and Kevin Negandhi have great chemistry on TV.

Sunday night I watched as Lawson and Lobo walked past me at Bankers Life Fieldhouse, chatting away, in their dress up gear and sneakers. They get along well.


UConn point guard Moriah Jefferson has won the Dawn Staley Award.

Non-Tournament news:

Nebraska coach Connie Yori has resigned amidst allegations of mistreatment.

Ronny Fisher has been named head coach at Campbell.

WNBA Draft:

Tonight Breanna Stewart is going to give Seattle Storm fans a taste of what they’ll be soon seeing.

Minnesota’s Rachel Banham reflects on her career and looks to the WNBA Draft.