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Holdsclaw embraces role of mental health advocate

The documentary "Mind/Game: The Unquiet Journey of Chamique Holdsclaw" chronicles the basketball star's battle against the stigma of mental illness.

Stewart reaches 2,000 points in victory (0:39)
Challenges for a first-year WBB head coach (2:29)
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Pencil them in

Notre Dame, South Carolina and Tennessee join UConn on the top line as No. 1 seeds in Charlie Creme's preseason Bracketology. Baylor, Florida State, Ohio State and Stanford are 2-seeds.

OTL: Dawn Staley's approach to social media (4:32)
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No surprise at No. 1

The countdown is complete. We've been counting down all week on the way to the best five players in the nation. A pair of UConn Huskies put the finishing touches on espnW's list of the top 25 players.


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So far 3-for-3 at the South Point Shootout in terms of competition. Game 3 going down the wire. TxTech leads Fordham, 52-48 with 5:30 left

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It's a Rutgers kind of year. Carli Lloyd's Golden Ball and now a first College Cup appearance after outlasting No. 1 Virginia 7-6 in PKs