Let the stories flow

College team news:

Big 12 predictions.

America East conference schedule.

NC State is ready for an encore.

Five unanswered questions about UConn.

Boston University prepares for a new campaign after a lost season.

Butler preview.

College player news:

Baylor’s Didi Richards is optimistic after her scary practice collision last week.

Iowa’s freshmen are staying motivated.

Desiree Elmore is raising her game and her voice at Seton Hall.

Q&A with Penn’s Kennedy Suttle.

College coach news:

Geno Auriemma is counting on the Huskies’ young roster to keep them in contention.

Arizona State coach Charli Turner Thorne has started a podcast.

Vic Schaefer profile.

Robin Pingeton previews Missouri.

Cathy Parson is the new head coach at Central State University.

WNBA news:

Sabrina Ionescu underwent minor ankle surgery to remove a bone chip, and is expected to be cleared to play soon.

Sue Bird is the ultimate professional, teammate Alysha Clark says.

Bird talks life in the bubble with Megan Rapinoe, and what she learned protesting.

Breanna Stewart misses the safety of the bubble.

Chiney Ogwumike discusses a variety of topics.

San Antonio’s new Becky Hammon mural is the subject of a new short film.