It has begun

Today’s play-in results:

Mississippi State 70, Illinois 56

Sacred Heart 57, Southern 47

WNIT results

Tomorrow’s game schedule

College team news:

Purdue is embracing their NCAA opportunity.

UNLV’s 1989 Sweet 16 run remains the program standard……..oddsmakers are showing respect to the Rebels entering the Tournament.

Utah’s attendance is on the rise, but the school sees room for improvement.

ECU is preparing for Texas Sunday.

College player news:

The hidden moments that reveal Aliyah Boston’s greatness.

Haley Jones’ focus is on an NCAA title – not the WNBA.

Diamond Miller has all the moves to take Maryland deep into the tourney.

Skylar Vann is key for Oklahoma off the bench.

Emily Bessoir returned to UCLA this season better than ever.

An experienced Dru Gylten has been a great fit for South Dakota State.

Kyla McMakin found comfort on the St. Louis bench once scoring balanced.

Haley Van Dyke finally gets her shot at the postseason for Washington, as they hit the WNIT.

Jayda Curry makes it six leaving Cal and entering the transfer portal.

The AP All-American team was announced.

Once an inspiration to fellow Native Americans, Shoni Schimmel now faces a trial.

College coach news:

Arizona coach Adia Barnes is keeping the energy high.

How an SEC text thread fueled Sam Purcell and Mississippi State in their tourney opener.

Jacksonville and Darnell Haney have agreed to part ways.

High school news:

Juju Watkins is a sensation for the right reasons.