Good and bad news, mixed

College team news:

Seattle University seems primed to compete for the WAC title.

College player news:

It is as feared for Notre Dame point guard Lili Thompson: she’s torn her ACL and is out for the season.

Tyra Buss is cementing her legacy at Indiana.

Kianna Ibis is blossoming into a leading scorer for Arizona State.

Michigan State’s Lexi Gussert lends support to a grieving Upper Peninsula community.

How Oregon’s Lexi Bando became a sharp-shooter.

College coach news:

Arizona State coach Charli Turner Thorne and Utah coach Lynne Roberts talk start of the season.

LMU coach Charity Elliott’s contract has been extended through 2021.

High school news:

MaxPreps high school top 25 rankings. They are the best around, and they are what we will use from here on out.

Coach Samantha Prahalis was ejected in her return to her former high school, coaching the opponent.

College coaches are waiting on speedy Good Counsel star Chloe Chapman.