NCAA makes Tournament decisions

NCAA news:

The NCAA announced that a traditional 64-team field for the Tournament will be announced on Selection Monday. There are changes, however.

Today’s results:

An Ashley Joens layup propelled No. 24 Iowa State past Oklahoma, 64-63. Joens had 32 points and 16 rebounds.

Minnesota stunned Nebraska, 76-71.

Syracuse ran past North Carolina, 88-76.

No. 3 UConn smashed Butler, 103-55.

All scores

Tomorrow’s game schedule

College team news:

The significance and irrelevance of Georgia in the AP poll.

The Bulldogs are back in the poll and ready to return to prominence.

With the new NCAA Tourney format, Gonzaga will miss another chance to host.

Kansas State has nervous energy heading into their first game in a month.

Iowa has decided not to travel to Maryland for their game tomorrow, due to caution surrounding the Presidential inauguration.

Rice has postponed a game due to COVID tracking.

Dayton has postponed four more games.

The Pac-12 has seen a season of pauses.

Iowa State is the NCAA’s team of the week.

College player news:

As Diamond Miller shines bright, so does Maryland.

Vanderbilt’s Demi Washington talks about her myocarditis diagnosis.

Chrislyn Carr has transferred from Texas Tech to Baylor.

Top 50 recruit Kendall Coley has joined the Huskers early.

College coach news:

With tonight’s dub, Geno Auriemma passed Pat Summitt on the all-time wins list.

Kellie Harper said she’s open to extending the Tennessee-UConn series past this year.

WNBA news:

The Atlanta Dream is on the verge of being sold.