Lots of off-day nuggets

NCAA news:

Get to know the teams coming to Portland this weekend.

All eyes will be on Albany……learn about the eight teams.

With five teams in the Sweet 16, the Pac-12’s final chapter isn’t over yet.

College team news:

Racial harassment in Northern Idaho marred Utah’s NCAA Tournament experience.

Iowa’s roster stability is a rarity nowadays.

Expectations for Iowa State next year are higher than ever.

Outrage over officiating shows the growing relevance of WBB.

College player news:

Kiki Iriafen spent tireless hours bettering her game, and it has paid off in the tournament.

Caitlin Clark is inspiring a new generation of players.

Will Clark or Paige Bueckers hoist the trophy?

Top players like Clark and Angel Reese expect NIL deals to stay with them in the pros.

College coach new:

Meet the Black women coaching Division I hoops.

Kentucky has hired Kenny Brooks as their new head coach.

Tamisha Augustin is Hampton’s new head coach.

Clemson’s new head coach is Shawn Poppie.

Siena coach Jim Jabir is retiring.