Stages being set

College team news:

Indiana is on top of the Big Ten preseason poll.

Idaho tops the Big Sky preseason poll.

Maryland is leaning on new players to drive the program.

The Lady Vols have returning depth.

At Cal, the pandemic makes preparing talented freshman difficult.

The ACC schedule is out.

College player news:

Cheryl Miller Award watch list.

College coach news:

Iowa State coach Bill Fennelly explains how Ashley Joens can be even better.

Delisha Milton-Jones ushers in the next era at ODU.

Recruiting news:

No. 1 in 2021, Azzi Fudd, has committed to UConn.

WNBA news:

Chiney Ogwumike was an Election Day clerk.