More exciting prelude

College team news:

Oregon has Final Four hopes and now, the highest ranking in school history.

Stanford is fighting to be the leader of the Pac-12.

Louisville is motivated by their haunting Final Four loss.

Arizona State is deeper as they pursue their sixth straight NCAA Tournament berth.

Five Kentucky teams to watch this season.

Virginia prepares for another season under a new coaching staff.

Boise State received unprecedented recognition in Mountain West preseason picks.

Northern Colorado is ready to unveil a new look.

Gonzaga is primed for another run at the NCAA Tournament.

Heart over height: previewing Elon.

An experienced roster has Kansas receiving votes in the preseason coaches’ poll.

Seton Hall preview.

How will Ohio replace the leadership of Taylor Agler?

Hungry freshmen will help the College of Charleston become a factor in the CAA.

Yale seeks sustained success.

College player news:

If not for the tight costumes, South Florida’s Kitija Laska might be a gymnast today.

Iowa’s Megan Gustafson has Nov. 29 circled on her calendar.

Napheesa Collier is the X-factor for UConn.

Iowa is looking to senior Tania Davis for guidance and inspiration.

Georgia’s Que Morrison suffered a knee injury and will be out for the team’s season opener.

Princeton’s Bella Alarie will miss the first part of the season with a broken arm.

Nine players to watch in Division II.

College coach news:

What Mississippi State coach Vic Schaefer said about his team’s defense.

Preseason Q&A with Stanford coach Tara VanDerveer.

Dawn Staley discusses South Carolina’s depth and experience.

Duck coach Kelly Graves’ haunted house delivered chills and thrills last night.

Pacific has extended coach Bradley Davis’ contract through 2022-2023.

Excitement surrounds Ole Miss with the arrival of coach Yolett McPhee-McCuin.

Eastern Illinois coach Matt Bollant is coching by the book.

Matt Parke is a new assistant coach at Pepperdine.

Blake DuDonis’ coach podcasts.

Former East Tennessee State coach Karen Kemp has passed away at age 55.


USA Today preseason top 25 coaches poll.

Black women coaches in college hoops are as rare as unicorns.

WNBA news:

This is the Lynx’s most important offseason in years.

Recruiting news:

Twelve high school stars who belong on your radar.