College conference news:
A panel of voters has tabbed South Carolina as this year’s SEC champions, followed by Texas A&M, Mississippi State, Kentucky, Arkansas, Tennessee, Auburn, LSU, Missouri, Georgia, Alabama, Florida, Ole Miss and Vanderbilt.
Can see the Gamecocks coming out on top. Arkansas fifth and Tennessee sixth?
College team news:
New-look Notre Dame is getting used to changes.
Expectations remain high for the Irish.
Oregon is unfazed by high expectations.
Drake is ready to take the next step this year.
Iowa State is moving on after lost leadership.
Arizona State is renaming its home court Desert Financial Arena.
College player news:
Lauren Cox is poised to lead Baylor back to the top.
At the end of this season, Satou Sabally will have the option to forego her senior season for the WNBA.
UConn can be good if Crystal Dangerfield is great.
Kiara Lewis is ready to run the show for Syracuse.
College coach news:
Despite losing key seniors, coach Robin Pingeton says Missouri isn’t rebuilding.
DoBee and Theresa Plaisance: a story of family hoops.
New Xavier coach Melanie Moore has a plan to turn the program around.
USA Basketball news:
The USA’s 3X3 team trounced Russia, 22-3, to go undefeated into the quarterfinals of the World Beach Games.
The CBA is the chief priority for the league this offseason.
Euroleague primer: where your favorite WNBA players will be overseas this winter.
Elena Delle Donne threw out the first pitch in tonight’s Washington Nationals game.
Chelsea Gray spoke to women in the military today.