News from every sector

oday’s result:

The Sky clinched a playoff berth with a 78-74 win over the Storm.

WNBA team news:

The Aces are searching for answers as their defensive woes continue.

WNBA player news:

How Emma Meesseman is embracing her new journey with the Chicago Sky.

Dearica Hamby and Napheesa Collier talk about being mothers and professional athletes.

Collier is taking baby steps towards returning for the Lynx.

Xbox has teamed up with Sabrina Ionescu, Rhyne Howard and Vanessa Bryant for a “power her dreams” initiative.

“Bring Brittney Griner home” billboards are up in Hollywood.

Sheryl Swoopes is getting back to her roots.

NCAA news:

The Division I Council has endorsed several transfer rule changes, including limiting transfer portal windows to 60 calendar days.

California governor Gavin Newsom has demanded that UCLA explain its exit from the Pac-12.

A progress report has found that the NCAA adequately addressed nine of the 23 recommendations for improvement in creating a more equal Tournament for women and men.

College player news:

Aliyah Boston turned down a late invitation to the ESPY’s.

College coach news:

Former Notre Dame standout Charel Allen has returned as an assistant coach.

Former Detroit Mercy interim head coach AnnMarie Gilbert has joined Winthrop as an assistant coach, under head coach Semeka Randall Lay.