So much news before scores

Have a seat……there’s a lot……

College player news:

Oregon State’s Sydney Wiese said the Civil War last week was an “out of body experience.”

Wiese is excited to return home this weekend.

Maryland’s Kaila Charles is defending at a level no one else can.

Miguens Pierre-Louis is excelling on the court for Oklahoma while eyeing her return to Haiti.

UALR’s Sharde’ Collins is exceeding the imagination.

Nia Irving leads the revolution of women’s hoops at Maine and at BU.

College coach news:

On the brink of 1,000 wins, Stanford coach Tara VanDerveer always puts her players and peers first.

VanDerveer is chasing history.

VanDerveer’s coaching tree.

Top 10 moments of VanDerveer’s career.

WNBA news:

It’s official: the Washington Mystics have signed Elena Delle Donne.

The Chicago Sky get Stefanie Dolson, Kahleah Copper and Washington’s first-round pick in return.

More on the Sky acquisitions.

Why the trade matters.

Delle Donne is excited for the new chapter in her career.

DC loves EDD.

The Mystics are now in a title race.

The Chicago Sky face new horizons.

The Stars have re-signed Kayla Alexander.

The Dream have re-signed Meighan Simmons and Brianna Kiesel.

The Sun have signed Jasmine Thomas to a multi-year contract.

Will Kiah Stokes move up with the Liberty after their trade?

A rehabbing Breanna Stewart is getting political.

Could a WNBA team be coming to Louisville?

National Girls and Women in Sports Day:

Olympians showed the value of playing like a girl.

Women’s rights:

A New Jersey seventh grade girl has been expelled from her middle school for suing to be on the boy’s basketball team.