Is it Nov. 6 yet?

College team news:

Gonzaga has plenty of talking points after their open scrimmage. They are focusing on consistency.

Drake is trying to prepare for a March Madness run.

BYU will be young and inexperienced, but they have an international flavor.

A new Conference USA schedule may help Western Kentucky’s NCAA hopes.

College player news:

How about Arike Again-bowale?

Duquesne’s Eniko Kuttor is determined to fight through a “scary” diagnosis.

Syracuse’s Kiara Lewis is already in synch for the season.

Loretta Kakala is transferring from Louisville to Pacific.

UConn players are embracing an ownership role.

College coach news:

As Lisa Stockton prepares for her 25th year, Tulane aims for a better outcome.

Ravon Justice is eager to coach at Sam Houston State.

Bill Fennelly outlines the keys to success for Iowa State.

WNBA player news:

A’ja Wilson is the first WNBA player to represent Mountain Dew Ice.