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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.

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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.

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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.


Charlie Creme @CharlieCreme

OSU coach Kevin McGuff just shook my hand and said, "Little better today, huh?" clearly pleased w/ improvement from Fri struggles w/ Liberty

Charlie Creme @CharlieCreme

After a slow start today & getting knocked around by Liberty yesterday Kelsey Mitchell has been unstoppable against a good A&M backcourt

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Its time to let your voice be heard! Were at @mylalive in sunny California asking you todays question of the day. @SportsNation and @ToyotaUSA want to know who your favorite LA athlete of all time is! Tough call with all of the amazing sports talent coming out of this area! Tell @espnW in an Instagram video using #SNsweepstakes for a chance to win! #PulseOfTheNationTour #4Runner

Charlie Creme @CharlieCreme

Courtney Williams of A&M was unstoppable in the 1st Q. Now Kelsey Mitchell of OSU is the force. She has 20.

Watch: No. 1 UConn vs. Nebraska

After a pair of wins by 40 or more points, the Huskies get a test in the Cornhuskers (4-0), whose first four wins have also come by at least 40 points. Streaming live on ESPN3