As the dust settles

REALLY appreciate the three-day break between rounds. Needed it.

NCAA Tournament story lines:

Sold-out Connecticut regional leaves ‘furious’ Maryland fans boxed out.

UGH…..Notre Dame women’s basketball loses top scorer Brianna Turner to ACL tear.

UCLA is next in line for streaking UConn.

Mississippi State is thriving with father-daughter combo.

Quinnipiac is earning respect.

Fans are learning how to pronounce Quinnpiac.

College team news:

Washington and Oklahoma had a dance-off last night.

Maryland’s long shot.

Oregon State’s seniors helped guide the program’s rise.

Syracuse faces a massive rebuilding project to remain elite.

Early NCAA tournament exit caps Tennessee’s up-and-down year.

Nebraska players are buying into coach Amy Williams’ message and will return.

Connecticut hasn’t lost consecutive games in 24 years.

College coach news:

Cyclists are planning a 1,098-mile ride in honor of Pat Summitt.

Becky Hammon is interviewing for the Florida job.

High school news:

Top 25 rankings.