Serving up three games tomorrow, as regular season is six sleeps away

Three preseason games tomorrow:

Sun at Liberty

Fever at Wings

Lynx at Aces

WNBA news:

New league commissioner Cathy Engelbert knows her business.

She also has her hands full.

Player empowerment is taking women’s sports to new heights.

WNBA player news:

Making a roster means beating long odds.

Why Essence Carson signed with the Mercury, and more.

Making sense of the Chiney Ogwumike debate.

College team news:

UConn and South Carolina have extended their series.

College coach news:

Lisa Bluder and her staff are already sculpting the new-look Hawkeyes.

Middle Tennessee assistant coach Matt Insell says the Raiders are “the next Gonzaga.”

Brooke Costly is a new assistant coach at NDSU.

USA Basketball:

Back with USA Basketball, Suzy Merchant eyes the Pan Am Games medal.