And the beat goes on

College team news:

North Carolina State is the NCAA’s team of the week.

Mid-major top 25 poll.

Half of the teams in the Pac-12 are still undefeated.

Great look back at some of the best plays of the Notre Dame-UConn rivalry.

The vibe between Syracuse coach Quentin Hillsman and point guard Tiana Mangakahia is sparking the team.

The “showdown on the rez” earlier this month was more than a game for Arizona State.

Newly-ranked Iowa State faces a sneaky-difficult road test.

How Oregon State stacks up.

North Texas is improving offensively heading into their rivalry game with SMU.

Three things to know as Indiana hits Wake Forest.

CSUB embarks on a month-long road slate.

SMU’s biggest fan is 85 years young.

College player news:

Michaela Onyenwere and Kennedy Burke are shining for UCLA.

Megan Gustafson’s sidekicks are fueling Iowa.

Fifth-year Wisconsin senior Lexy Richardson gives back to the community with enthusiasm.

Forward Shannen Atkinson has become a vocal leader for Temple.

Oregon State freshman Andrea Aquino will redshirt the season.

Freshman Shalyse Smith will transfer from Arizona.

College coach news:

Dawn Staley doesn’t buy the gloom and doom as South Carolina tries to snap a rare losing streak.

Jim Flanery remains upbeat as Creighton fights through injuries.

Tanisha Wright is a Lynx with the Charlotte Miners.

Today’s scores

Tomorrow’s schedule

WNBA news:

Podcast with Sue Bird and Megan Rapinoe.