Fresh and plentiful story lines

College team news:

Duke is the NCAA’s team of the week.

Marquette is ready to host the Big East Tournament.

After a humbling start, Temple has won 11 straight.

Indiana is building tradition.

Young UTEP is struggling without veteran leadership.

Oklahoma State aims for their young guards to cut down on turnovers.

College player news:

UCLA guard Jordin Canada is helping make prosthetic hands to help kids play basketball.

Brionna Jones is the center of attention for Maryland.

Oklahoma’s Chelsea Dungee channels confidence at the free throw line.

Duke sophomore Haley Gorecki will redshirt and miss the rest of the season.

College coach news:

Kim Barnes Arico is quietly building Michigan into a basketball power.

Jody Adams-Birch is pondering successes, failures and her future.

NCAA Committee rankings yesterday:

Strength of schedule appeared to influence the NCAA Committee’s guesstimate rankings.

Today’s results:

#1 UConn whooped East Carolina, 91-30, for their 94th consecutive win.

All scores.

Big 12 and Big Ten in full effect tomorrow.

WNBA news:

The Sky initially inquired about Emma Meesseman in trade talks.

Sun coach Curt Miller’s match ups, volume four.

High school news:

This week’s top 25 high school rankings.