Gearing for big games

College team news:

Three things to know about Indiana’s showdown with Miami.

Florida State is ready to be tested against Michigan State.

Injuries are piling up for Arizona, whose depth is on display.

Notre Dame is trying to find an identity.

Iowa’s chemistry is building as they prepare to host Clemson.

The Hawkeyes will face a former player on Clemson’s staff.

VCU’s schedule is challenging.

UConn’s short rotation is due to recruiting misfires, and more. And there areĀ six numbers to define the Huskies’ first games of the season.

Louisville is the NCAA’s team of the week.

College player news:

Ashley Joens is stepping right back into a primary scoring role for Iowa State.

Oklahoma’s Taylor Robertson is building a case as college’s best sharpshooter.

UConn transfer Mikayla Coombs will have to sit out the year at Georgia after the NCAA denied her waiver application.

Vanderbilt’s second-leading scorer, Brinae Alexander, ruptured her Achilles.

College coach news:

Notre Dame coach Muffet McGraw wants to see more women coaching women.

Today’s scores

Tomorrow’s game schedule

Bonus:

A welcome funding source for college athletics: women investing in women’s sports.

WNBA news:

The Mystics have elevated Asjha Jones to assistant coach.