The happenings, coming at warp speed

WNBA player news:

Podcast with Chiney Ogwumike.

The Sparks have re-signed Chelsea Gray.

Riquna Williams has been jailed after allegedly breaking into her ex-girlfriend’s home, assaulting her and pointing a weapon at her and another person.

Megan Gustafson is ready to tackle the WNBA.

WNBA coach news:

Jennifer Gillom has been named player development coach of the Phoenix Mercury.

College team news:

Virginia will look very different next season.

College player news:

Oregon’s Erin Boley had surgery for an undisclosed injury and will be out for another month.

Kym Royster left a quiet but meaningful legacy at Indiana.

Kentucky has added Utah transfer Dre’Una Edwards.

West Virginia transfer Jala Jordan has landed at Auburn.

Four players are leaving Sacramento State.

College coach news:

Courtney Banghart has been named North Carolina’s new head coach.

Cynthia Cooper-Dyke has returned to Texas Southern to be their head coach.

UNCW has extended coach Karen Barefoot’s contract through 2022-2023.

NDSU’s new coach will expect relentless effort from his players.

Nikki Blue is a new assistant coach at Arizona State. She replaces Briann January, who left to focus on her pro career.

Melanie Balcomb is Purdue’s new assistant coach.