Today marks the first of 15 spring football practices at Washington State.
The Cougars will practice today at 2:30 p.m., and got things started yesterday by releasing an updated roster and making coach Mike Leach available to the media. Here is the new roster and some highlights from Leach's teleconference.
-- I wrote about why UCLA should still struggle to beat Gonzaga in a rematch despite improvement from its post players.
-- The Huskies will be starting spring practice soon as well. Here is a look at the offense.
-- Arizona will play Wisconsin in the NCAA tournament for the fourth time since the turn of the century.
-- Here is the story of how Arizona lured Sean Miller from Xavier.
-- Meanwhile, Arizona State is in the thick of its own search for a new basketball coach.
-- California is looking for a new athletic director and has whittled its search down to two finalists.
-- Colorado has set up a football series against Texas A&M.
-- Six newcomers to watch in Oregon's spring practice.
-- Stanford has added Vanderbilt and TCU to its future football schedules.
-- UCLA is hoping an improved Tony Parker can play much better against Gonzaga this time around.
-- The NCAA has released documents from the USC-McNair case.
-- Utah's young players are learning firsthand how to make an NCAA tournament run.