Draft prelude and college transfers

WNBA draft news:

The Tina Charles trade shows that the Liberty are all in on the Sabrina Ionescu rebuild, and Ionescu is ready for her star to shine.

Ionescu has everything a team could want.

The trade means New York has four of the top 15 picks.

How the trade affects the Washington Mystics.

Three options for the Fever ahead of the draft.

The Wings are making moves ahead of what could be a draft-altering night.

The Lynx have options with the sixth pick, and need a true point guard…..but probably won’t find one at No. 6.

Sky coach James Wade will be on the clock in France for the virtual draft.

Why Satou Sabally is the most versatile player in the draft.

Oregon State’s Mikayla Pivec is excited and anxious for the draft.

UCLA’s Japreece Dean hopes a WNBA team will take a chance on her.

DePaul’s Chante Stonewell hopes to be selected.

How Minyon Moore’s game can translate to the WNBA.

Duke’s Haley Gorecki is prepping for the draft.

Assessing Aislinn Konig’s draft chances.

The Charles trade has shaken up the draft.

Date, time and draft order.

More WNBA news:

How projected top pick Sabrina Ionescu redefined NCAA basketball.

Ionescu has had a surreal life.

Breanna Stewart has some wise words for Ionescu.

Q&A with the Samuelson sisters.

College player news:

Women’s basketball is strong throughout Indiana.

Kentucky has added two transfers: Robyn Benton of Auburn and Jazmine Massengill of Tennessee.

Maryland has added two transfers: Chloe Bibby from Mississippi State and Katie Benzan from Harvard.

Former Terrapin forward Shakira Austin has transferred to Ole Miss.

Former Rutgers center Maori Davenport has transferred to Georgia.

Former Bucknell forward Ellie Mack has transferred to Oregon State.

Brooke Moore has transferred from Auburn to Purdue.

Nebraska transfer Kayla Mershon has chosen Minnesota.

Wisconsin transfer Diamond Bragg has landed at Duquesne.

Jayla Hemingway is transferring from Mississippi State to West Virginia.

Former Oregon guard Holly Winterburn has transferred to UC Davis.

Nebraska welcomes three transfers: MiCole Cayton of Cal, Nailah Dillard of Texas Tech and Bella Cravens of Eastern Washington.

BYU has added Colgate transfer Tegan Graham and Kayla Belles, from Michigan State.

Florida State has added three transfers.

College coach news:

Muffet McGraw sees signs of progress.

Through the eyes of Penn State coach Carolyn Kieger.

New Mississippi State coach Nikki McCray-Penson’s expectations are clear.

Life has come full circle for new Villanova coach Denise Dillon.

Kelsey Hogan is the interim coach at New Hampshire.

Catching up with former coach Kathi Bennett.