• McCarty leads No. 6 Texas past No. 20 Oklahoma State 70-55

    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Brooke McCarty scored 18 points, Ariel Atkins added 16 and No. 6 Texas beat No. 20 Oklahoma State 70-55 on Wednesday night to sweep the two-game season series against the Cowgirls for the first time since 2006.

  • Lauren Jackson to wait until March to decide on Rio Games

    MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Former WNBA MVP Lauren Jackson will wait until March to make a final decision on whether to play in her fifth Olympics for Australia.

  • In this Jan. 18, 2016, file photo, Tennessee head coach Holly Warlick reacts on the sideline during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Notre Dame in South Bend, Ind. Tennessee has lost its last five road games and is at risk of falling out of the Top 25 for the first time since February 1985. (AP Photo/Robert Franklin, File)

    Lady Vols look to end road woes, keep Top 25 streak alive

    KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee needs to end more than a month’s worth of road frustration or risk falling out of the Top 25 for the first time in three decades.

  • In this Feb. 6, 2016, file photo, North Carolina head coach Roy Williams looks on during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game agaist Notre Dame in South Bend, Ind. North Carolina’s long-running academic fraud scandal case seems stuck in procedural limbo.  The NCAA charged the school in May with five violations, including lack of institutional control, but there has been little movement since.  Williams has said he wished there was a way to reach a "speedier" conclusion in the NCAA's academic investigation at UNC. (AP Photo/Robert Franklin)

    North Carolina’s NCAA academic case stuck in holding pattern

    CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina’s long-running academic fraud scandal case seems stuck in procedural limbo.

  • South Carolina forward A'ja Wilson, top, battles for a rebound against Connecticut forward Morgan Tuck (3) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Monday, Feb. 8, 2016, in Columbia, S.C. (AP Photo/Sean Rayford)

    No. 2 South Carolina looking to re-focus after 1st loss

    COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — There are few things South Carolina forward A’ja Wilson hates in basketball more than losing. And she can’t wait for the second-ranked Gamecocks to get back on the court after their first defeat of the season.

  • In this Oct. 28, 2009, file photo, Atlanta mayoral candidate Lisa Borders makes calls to supporters in her office at her campaign headquarters in Atlanta. Borders, who helped bring the Dream to Atlanta in 2008 as the city's vice mayor, will become the WNBA's fourth president, the league announced, Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2016. The move comes three months after former president Laurel J. Richie stepped down.  (AP Photo/Johnny Clark, File)

    Lisa Borders announced as new WNBA President

    NEW YORK (AP) — Lisa Borders has been a fan of the WNBA ever since she helped bring a team to Atlanta. Now she’s the league’s new president.

  • No. 22 South Florida women breeze by Tulane 77-65

    TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Courtney Williams scored 18 points, Alisia Jenkins grabbed 20 rebounds — one short of her career best — and No. 22 South Florida rebounded after a rare conference loss to beat Tulane 77-65 Tuesday night.

  • AP Source: Ole Miss football cited in 13 of 28 violations

    Mississippi’s football program was cited by the NCAA in nearly half of the 28 rules violations levied against the school in the Notice of Allegations the university recently received, said a person with knowledge of the investigation.

  • Tennessee has reported 18 minor violations to NCAA since May

    KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee has reported 18 Level III violations to the NCAA since May, including four in football.

  • Maryland's Brionna Jones, right, drives to the basket against Ohio State's Alexa Hart during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Monday, Feb. 8, 2016, in Columbus, Ohio. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)

    Maryland can’t catch Ohio State in 94-86 road loss

    COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Despite a second loss Ohio State this season, Maryland coach Brenda Frese did not sound overly concerned about the direction of her team with a third of the Big Ten season left to go.