Lynx win first round against the Sparks

Today’s game results:

The Lynx beat the Sparks, 88-77. It was their first match up since the Championship game Oct. 20.

The Storm and Liberty are still battling at this hour.

WNBA player news:

Stars players are continuing their former teammate’s cause.

Tomorrow’s game schedule:

Fever at Dream.

Mercury at Stars.

College team news:

The Lady Vols’ non-SEC schedule is a grind.

College coach news:

Dawn Staley is pleased with South Carolina’s performance in Japan.

Safiya Grant rejoins Siena as an assistant coach.

College player news:

George Washington senior Jada Matthews is enjoying a busy summer in politics.

High school news:

It’s a golden summer, with no slumber, for No. 1 prospect Christyn Williams.

International basketball news:

Australia’s Canberra Capitals have signed one of the best players on the continent – a teenager.