ASU regroups after coach's absence

One of Pac-12's most consistent programs is 4-11 in conference play

Updated: February 22, 2013, 2:38 PM ET
By Michelle Smith | espnW

Taking a season away from the game didn't diminish Charli Turner Thorne's competitive drive. It was meant to reinvigorate it, to recharge the fire that Turner Thorne was afraid was starting to flicker after 20-something years of the coaching grind.

So when she checks the Pac-12 standings and sees her program -- which has finished no worse than fifth place in the past decade -- sitting at 4-11 and tied for 10th place, it hurts.

A recent ...

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