The Daily Herald in Provo reported Friday that the Western Athletic Conference will introduce CSUB and Utah Valley University as its newest members next week. Officials from CSUB and the WAC haven't made any announcements.
Fifteen players have played right away as graduate transfers this year, according to STATS LLC. The schools they play at range from BCS members Illinois and North Carolina State to smaller programs like Houston Baptist and Texas Southern.
The jersey worn by a Langston University player soon will be displayed in the Women's Basketball Hall of Fame. Stephanie Madden, from Bakersfield, received first-team NAIA All-America honors this past season after averaging 18.6 points and 12.6 rebounds per game.
Cal State Bakersfield is in the market for a new head coach for its men's basketball program. School officials announced their decision Thursday to not renew Keith Brown's contract when it expires at the end of the month.