Nov. 15 — Creighton (Cox 22), 2:05 p.m.
▪ A concussion slowed MC McGrory last season. She is making a strong case to start this seaso n.
▪ Two knee injuries couldn’t keep Taylor Johnson off the court.
▪ Marissa Janning’s dad pushes her, just like he did her brother.
Nov. 18 — at Eastern Washington, 8 p.m.
▪ Guard Lexie Nelson is a preseason All-Big Sky pick.
Nov. 22 — Texas Arlington, 2:05 p.m.
Nov. 27 — vs. Florida Gulf Coast, 2:30 p.m. (Paradise Jam, Virgin Islands)
▪ Video from FGCU’s public scrimmage.
Nov. 28 — vs. Ohio State, 12:15 p.m. (Paradise Jam)
▪ Guard Ameryst Alston named to the preseason All-Big Ten team. (The Big Ten, in an impressive display of cowardice, ranks three teams in the preseason. Ohio State is not one of them.)
▪ Senior guard Raven Ferguson was kicked off the team earlier this month, leaving the Buckeyes with no seniors.
▪ Freshman Makayla Waterman’s injury leaves the Buckeyes with eight healthy players.
Nov. 29 — vs. Clemson, 12:15 p.m. (Paradise Jam)
Dec. 5 — Arkansas-Pine Bluff, 12:05 p.m.
Dec. 12 — Kansas State (Cox 22), 7:05 p.m.
▪ The Wildcats are picked ninth in the Big 12.
Dec. 16 —at Tennessee (SEC), 6 p.m.
▪ Tennessee hasn’t been to the Final Four since 2008 and three seniors want to make that trip.
▪ Tennessee is picked second in the SEC.
Dec. 19 — Louisiana-Monroe, 7:05 p.m. (Shocker Winter Classic)
Dec. 20 —Winthrop, 3:05 p.m. (Shocker Winter Classic)
Dec. 28 — Sam Houston State, 2:05 p.m.