Former WNBA president Val Ackerman has emerged as the front-runner for the new Big East commissioner's job, multiple league and industry sources told ESPN.com.
Former Stanford and Golden State Warriors coach Mike Montgomery has agreed in principle to replace Ben Braun at rival California, according to a source with knowledge of the negotiations.
Tennessee coach Buzz Peterson signed a new six-year contract that will keep him with the Volunteers through the 2008-09 season, a source close to the negotiation told ESPN.com Tuesday night.
Mike Dunleavy's decision to stay in the NBA draft could hinge on negotiations between Houston and Yao Ming.
Yao, Jay, Junior, Drew ... then who? A week before draft night and the top four picks are about all that's taken shape.