Three days until season tipoff

College team news:

South Carolina and A’ja Wilson must forge a new identity.

Can Mississippi State do it again?

Stanford’s freshmen will have to wait their turn.

The Cal Bears invite great expectations.

Why Cal and Stanford have tough starts to the season.

Veterans look to spark the Seminoles this season.

Marquette wants to play fast, regardless of point guard.

Five things to know about Seton Hall.

South Florida is leaving painful memories of last season behind.

Tennessee’s newcomers shone in their exhibition win tonight.

Virginia could push into the NCAA Tournament.

Virginia Tech and Virginia have their work cut out for them.

Middle Tennessee is the C-USA favorite again.

Expectations are high for Seattle University.

Troy has rebuilt with more height and athleticism.

Old Dominion preview.

Hampton preview.

Robert Morris preview.

For UC Riverside, it’s all about the process.

UConn has newfound depth.

VCU carries a young, receptive team into the season.

DII Indiana, PA, beat Pitt in an exhibition Sunday, 73-68.

College player news:

Jillian Dunston is the unsung hero of Michigan basketball.

From her grandmother’s couch to Kent State: Merissa Barber-Smith’s journey.

Iowa State junior Bridget Carleton is on the path to being one of the team’s stars.

Marquette transfer Tori McCoy looks to add a three-point shot in her redshirt season.

McCoy’s teammate, guard Allazia Blockton, has earned praise from Rebecca Lobo.

Terilyn Moe’s unwavering spirit leads Nevada.

Eleah Parker is ready to make her mark at Penn.

ESPN’s top 25 players: 16-20 revealed.

AP’s preseason All-American team.

College coach news:

Duquesne coach Dan Burt builds his program on more than basketball.

Jonathan Tsipis counts on experience to produce results in his second season at Wisconsin.

It’s signing week:

A-Z guide for signing week.

Canadian Laeticia Amihere is the future of basketball.

WNBA bonus:

Tamika Catchings continues her legacy of impacting others.

Former players Stacey Lovelace and Allison Feaster now work in NBA G League Operations.

First step: Becky Hammon.

Podcast with New York Liberty coach Becky Hammon.

Why Nneka Ogwumike doesn’t have a car.