UConn working to get foreign players in country
UConn is working with the government to get foreign-born players back in the country.
UConn officially rejoins Big East after seven-year absence
UConn is officially back in the Big East, where it spent 34 years, from 1979 to 2013.
Mississippi Gov. Tate Reeves signs bill officially changing state flag
Mississippi Gov. Tate Reeves on Tuesday signed a bill to retire the last state flag in the U.S. with the Confederate battle emblem following widespread, increased pressure as protests against racial injustice have focused attention on Confederate symbols.
Iowa athletic department reduces budget by $15 million because of coronavirus
The Iowa athletic department on Tuesday announced budget reductions of about $15 million for the upcoming fiscal year as a result of the coronavirus pandemic.
Arizona pauses plan for athletes' return to campus amid COVID-19 surge
Arizona, citing a surge in COVID-19 cases and the pandemic's impact on the local healthcare system, is pausing its plan to bring athletes back to campus.
Stephanie Watts returning to Tar Heels as grad transfer from USC
North Carolina's women's basketball team announced Monday that guard Stephanie Watts is rejoining the Tar Heels as a grad transfer from USC after being granted a sixth year of eligibility.
Mississippi lawmakers vote to remove Confederate emblem from state flag
Mississippi lawmakers voted Sunday to retire the Confederate battle emblem from its state flag, following widespread, increased pressure that came in part from the world of sports.
Kentucky women's hoops coach Matthew Mitchell OK after brain surgery
Kentucky women's basketball coach Matthew Mitchell is expected to fully recover after having brain surgery to address a subdural hematoma.
UCLA and Under Armour heading toward major legal battle
Adam Rittenberg reports that Under Armour is looking to terminate its contract with UCLA after the apparel company claims the university's market value has depreciated.
Under Armour looking to end 15-year, $280M deal with UCLA
Sports apparel company Under Armour is attempting to break a 15-year, $280 million contract with UCLA that took effect in 2017.
Washington Huskies cut athletic budget by 15% for 2020-21
Washington is reducing its overall athletic department operating budget by 15% for the 2020-21 fiscal year and all of the school's head coaches have agreed to minimum 5% pay reductions.
John Swofford to retire as ACC commissioner after 2020-21 season
ACC commissioner John Swofford will retire after the 2020-21 campaign, ending a run as the longest-tenured commissioner in league history.
Bentley women's basketball coach Barbara Stevens retires with 1,058 career wins
Barbara Stevens, who was recently elected to the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame and ranks fourth in NCAA women's basketball history with 1,058 career wins, is retiring after a 34-year stint at Bentley University.
Vic Schaefer's Texas-sized task: Returning Longhorns to nation's elite
Vic Schaefer built Mississippi State into a title contender. Now he'll try to get Texas back in the top tier in women's college basketball.
Patriot League restricts travel in short season
The Patriot League announced restrictions on travel for teams and said the conference schedule will be completed by Thanksgiving.