NCAA women’s basketball rankings: UConn still No. 1, Louisville moves up to fourth in new AP Top 25

NEW YORK — The UConn Huskies are still the team to beat, remaining No. 1 in The Associated Press women’s basketball poll. The Huskies (3-0) routed then-No. 20 California and…

Andy Katz: 5 observations from an intriguing week at the Paradise Jam

LYNCHBURG, Va. — Some thoughts after covering 12 games in three days at the relocated Paradise Jam at Liberty University, due to Hurricanes Irma and Maria. 1. Mercer will be…

College basketball rankings: Arizona rises, Michigan State slips in new AP Top 25

The first full week of the college basketball season is in the books. And while we’ll know more about all of these teams once the Thanksgiving tournaments conclude, there have…

Notre Dame basketball: Irish enter Maui Invitational in search of early-season tests

Nine years have passed since the Notre Dame men’s basketball team last took the short ride from its beach-front resort along Honoapaiilani Highway for a game at the Lahaina Civic…

College basketball: Does Thanksgiving tournament success translate to March Madness success?

As we dive into one of the most fun weeks on the college basketball calendar, a fair question arises: does winning a Thanksgiving tournament really matter? Of course, there are…

Miami football prepares for Pitt, one win away from unbeaten regular season

Early on, it had all the makings of a nightmare for the Miami Hurricanes. They couldn’t get their run game going. A veteran quarterback was dissecting their secondary with precision….